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Species Distribution Models at the IIM-CSIC

The Department of Ecology and Marine Resources of the Marine Research Institute of Vigo (IIM-CSIC) coordinated the course “Modeling of species distributions: methods and applications“. The course was held on September 10-13, 2018 at the facilities of the IIM-CSIC. The teaching team was composed by Prof. David V. Conesa (DepartmentRead More

More exotic species in the Rías Baixas

We continue with compilation of new records of fish exotic species in the coast of Galicia. This time we were surprised by the presence of the prickly puffer Ephippion guttifer (Bennett 1831) (Tetradontidae) in the Ría de Vigo. The present record establishes a new fish species in Galician waters and constitutesRead More

Weakfish in Galicia

During the secong week of June 2018, in the VII CONGRESS OF THE IBERIAN SOCIETY FOR ICTHYOLOGY, Rafa Bañón will present our last contribution to the study of weakfish in Galician waters. The weakfish Cynoscion regalis is a sciaenid native to the northwest Atlantic, along the North American coast. ItRead More