Sónia Cotrim Marques
Phone: 00351 239 855 760 (401)
e-mail: scotrim@ci.uc.pt
Category: Post-Doc researcher
Department: Department of Life Sciences
Direct URL for this page: http://cfe.uc.pt/scotrim
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Academic degree

2009 - PhD | Biology| University of Coimbra, Portugal

2004 - MSc | Coastal Zone Science | University of Aveiro, Portugal

2001 - Graduation | Biology and Geology Teaching | University of Aveiro, Portugal

Area of Scientific Activity

Zooplankton distribution at different spatial and temporal scales.
Zooplankton ecology and pelagic ecosystem functioning related with climate-induced changes. Identifying global synchronies in estuarine zooplankton communities, integration of data from a latitudinal gradient.

  1. Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C., Martinho F., Baptista J., Pardal M.A. (2013) Colonization and nursery habitat use patterns of larval and juvenile flatfish species in a small temperate estuary. 76, 126-174 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2012.08.002
  2. D Ambrosio M., Marques S.C., Azeiteiro U.M., Pardal M.A., Pereira E., Duarte A.C., Cardoso P.G. (2013) Mercury bioaccumulation and the population dynamics of Mesopodopsis slabberi (Crustacea: Mysidacea) along a mercury contamination gradient. Ecotoxicology. 22, 1278-1288 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10646-013-1115-4
  3. Cardoso, P. G.; D'Ambrosio, M.; Marques, S. C.; Azeiteiro, U. M.; Coelho, J. P.; Pereira, E. (2013) The effects of mercury on the dynamics of the peracarida community in a temperate coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Marine Pollution Bulletin. 72, 1, 188-196. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2013.04.004
  4. Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C, Pardal M.A. (2012) Vertical patterns of ichthyoplankton at the interface between a temperate estuary and adjacent coastal waters: Seasonal relation to diel and tidal cycles. Journal Of Marine Systems. 95, 16-23 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.12.008
  5. Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C., Pardal M.A. (2012) Seasonal, lunar and tidal control of ichthyoplankton dynamics at the interface between a temperate estuary and adjacent coastal waters (western Portugal). Scientia Marina. 76, 2, 237-246 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.3989/scimar.03415.18A
  6. Primo A.L., Marques S.C., Falcão J., Crespo D., Pardal M.A., Azeiteiro U.M. (2012) Environmental forcing on jellyfish communities in a small temperate estuary. Marine Environmental Research. 79, 152-159 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2012.06.009
  7. Falcão J., Marques S.C., Pardal M.A., Marques J.C., Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M. (2012) Mesozooplankton structural responses in a shallow temperate estuary following restoration measures. Estuarine, Coastal And Shelf Science. 112, 23-30 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2011.06.007
  8. Viegas, Ivan; Marques, Sonia Cotrim; Bessa, Filipa; Primo, Ana Ligia; Martinho, Filipe; Azeiteiro, Ulisses Miranda; Pardal, Miguel Angelo (2012) Life history strategy of a southern European population of brown shrimp (Crangon crangon L.): evidence for latitudinal changes in growth phenology and population dynamics. Marine Biology. 159, 1, 33-43. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1007/s00227-011-1787-3
  9. Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C., Pardal M.A. (2011) Impact of climate variability on ichthyoplankton communities: An example of a small temperate estuary. Estuarine, Coastal And Shelf Science. 91, 484-491 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2010.11.009
  10. Marques, SC; Pardal, MA; Mendes, S; Azeiteiro, UM (2011) Using multitable techniques for assessing the temporal variability of species-environment relationship in a copepod community from a temperate estuarine ecosystem. Journal Of Experimental Marine Biology And Ecology. 405, 1-2, 59-67. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2011.05.015
  11. Mendes, S; Marques, SC; Azeiteiro, UM; Fernandez-Gomez, JM; Galindo-Villardon, PM; Maranhao, P; Morgado, F; Leandro, SM (2011) ZOOPLANKTON DISTRIBUTION IN A MARINE PROTECTED AREA: THE BERLENGAS NATURAL RESERVE (WESTERN COAST OF PORTUGAL). Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. 20, 2A, 496-505. (see details) ISI paper
  12. Bessa, F., Baeta, A., Martinho F., Marques S.C., Pardal M.A. (2010) Seasonal and temporal variations in population dynamics of the Carcinus maenas (L.): the effect of an extreme drought event in a southern European estuary. Journal Of The Marine Biological Association Of The Uk. 90, 867-876 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315409991421
  13. Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C., Martinho F., Pardal M.A (2009) Changes in zooplankton diversity and distribution pattern under varying precipitation regimes in a southern temperate estuary. Estuarine Coastal And Shelf Science. 82, 341-347 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2009.01.019
  14. Marques S.C., Azeiteiro U.M., Martinho F., Viegas I., Pardal M.A. (2009) Evaluation of estuarine mesozooplankton dynamics at a fine temporal scale: the role of seasonal, lunar, and diel cycles. Journal Of Plankton Research. 31, 1249-1263 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/plankt/fbp068
  15. Marques S.C, Azeiteiro U.M., Leandro S.M., Queiroga H., Primo A.L., Martinho F., Viegas I., Pardal M.A. (2008) Predicting zooplankton response to environmental changes in a temperate estuarine ecosystem. Marine Biology. 155, 5, 531-541 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-008-1052-6
  16. Marques S.C., Azeiteiro U.M., Pardal M.A., Gonçalves F., Pereira M.J. (2007) Zooplankton distribution and dynamics in a temperate shallow estuary. Hydrobiologia. 587, 213-223 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-007-0682-x
  17. Marques S.C., Azeiteiro U.M., Martinho F., Pardal M.A. (2007) Climate variability and planktonic communities: the effect of an extreme event (severe drought) in a southern European estuary. Estuarine, Coastal And Shelf Science. 73, 725-734 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2007.03.010
  18. Marques S.C., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques J.C., Neto J.M., Pereira M.J., Pardal M.A. (2006) Zooplankton and ichthyoplankton communities in a temperate estuary: spatial, tidal and temporal patterns. Journal Of Plankton Research. 28, 297-312 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/plankt/fbi126
  19. Azeiteiro UM, Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C., Marques SC, Vieira L.M., Vieira LM, Pastorinho MR, Pastorinho M.R., Ré PA, Ré P., Pereira MJ , Pereira M.J., Morgado FM, Morgado F.M. (2005) Dynamics of the Acartia genus (Calanoida: Copepoda) in a temperate shallow estuary (the Mondego estuary) on the western coast of Portugal. Acta Adriatica. 46, 1, 7-20 (see details)
  1. Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C., Martinho F., Baptista J., Pardal M.A. (2012) Nursery habitat use patterns of larval and juvenile flatfish species in a small temperate estuary. (see details)
  2. Marques S.C., Pardal M.A., Mendes S., Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M. (2012) Using multitable techniques for assessing the temporal variability of species‐environment relationship in a copepod community from a temperate estuarine ecosystem. (see details)
  3. Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C., Baptista J., Martinho F., Pardal M.A. (2011) Seasonal distribution pattern of larval and juvenile flatfish assemblage in a temperate estuary (Western Portugal). (see details)
  4. Primo A.L., Azeiteiro U.M., Marques S.C., Pardal M.A. (2010) Influence of interannual climate variability on larval fish assemblages in Mondego estuary. (see details)
  5. Primo A.L., Marques S.C., Martinho F., Azeiteiro U.M., Pardal M.A. (2008) Impact of climate variability in zooplankton diversity and distribution pattern in a southern temperate estuary. (see details)