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Patricia Torres Pineda

Country of origin: Dominican Republic Currently in: Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
Academic Background


2019 Undergraduate Biological Systems and Organisms
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

*Curator and Research Assistant of Fish Collection of Museo Nacional de Historia Natural “Prof. Eugenio de Jesús Marcano” BirdFair-BirdLife funded project: “Conservation of threatened species in the Natural Monument Las Dunas de las Calderas, Dominican Republic” Fieldwork Assistant with the project of “Analysis of speciation patterns in fish of the genus Limia (Teleostei: Poeciliidae) in Hispaniola” of Schlupp Lab-University of Oklahoma, Norman, EE.UU.

Publications resulting from Research: 

*Torres-Pineda, P., Rodríguez, C. M., Lasso-Alcalá, O and Marmolejo, A. 2019. Population structure of an endemic fish: Limia zonata (Cyprinodontiformes: Poeciliinae) in the Maimón River, Dominican Republic. Novitates Caribaea, (13): 22-38.

*Montero-Fortunato, E., Torres-Pineda, P., Guzmán, R., Bonilla, Y., García, J. A., Mejía, N., Tavares, P., Esquea, C., Torres, R. and Steneck, R. 2017. Rapid Monitoring of Coral Reefs Ecosystems in the Dominican Republic Using the Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network (GCRMN-Caribbean) Guidelines. Proceedings of the 69th Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Symposium. GCFI (69): 116-121.

*Landestoy, M.A, Ortíz R. and Torres-Pineda, P. 2015. Use of Cow Manure by Two Sympatric Species of Toads in the Northwestern Dominican Republic. Reptiles & Amphibians Journal 22(2):83–86. International Reptile Conservation Foundation.

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