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Gender female
Job title Scientific Researcher
Department Fisheries Sciences and Technologies
French Institute for the Exploitation of the Sea, IFREMER Centre de Bretagne
Regions Sea of Azov
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Degree Ph.D., Habilitation
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. M. Ching VILLANUEVA)

Auber A., Travers-Trolet M., Villanueva M.C., Ernande B. 2015. Regime Shift in an Exploited Fish Community Related to Natural Climate Oscillations. Plos One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129883.
Villanueva Ching-Maria (2015). Contrasting tropical estuarine ecosystem functioning and stability: A comparative study. Estuarine Coastal And Shelf Science, 155, 89-103.
Tecchio Samuele, Tous Rius Armonie, Dauvin Jean-Claude, Lobry Jeremy, Lassalle Geraldine, Morin Jocelyne, Bacq Nicolas, Cachera Marie, Chaalali Aurelie, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Niquil Nathalie (2015). The mosaic of habitats of the Seine estuary: Insights from food-web modelling and network analysis. Ecological Modelling, 312, 91-101.
Kopp Dorothee, Lefebvre Sebastien, Cachera Marie, Villanueva Maria Ching, Ernande Bruno (2015). Reorganization of a marine trophic network along an inshore-offshore gradient due to stronger pelagic-benthic coupling in coastal areas. Progress In Oceanography, 130, 157-171.
Metkalfe Kristian, Vaz Sandrine, Engelhard Georg H, Villanueva Maria Ching, Smith Robert J., Mackinson Steven (2015) Evaluating conservation and fisheries management strategies by linking spatial prioritization software and ecosystem and fishering modelling tools. Journal of Applied Ecology doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12404.
Busseni Greta, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Bertignac Michel (2014). The European Hake: Bio-ecology, Distribution and Exploitation of the species Merluccius merluccius.
Mahe Kelig, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Vaz Sandrine, Coppin Franck, Koubbi Philippe, Carpentier Andre (2014). Morphological variability of the shape of striped red mullet Mullus surmuletus in relation to stock discrimination between the Bay of Biscay and the eastern English Channel. Journal Of Fish Biology, 84(4), 1063-1073.
Rombouts Isabelle, Beaugrand Gregory, Artigas L. F., Dauvin Jean-Claude, Gevaert Francois, Goberville E., Kopp Dorothee, Lefebvre Sebastien, Luczak C., Spilmont Nicolas, Travers-Trolet Morgane, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Kirby R. R. (2013). Evaluating marine ecosystem health: Case studies of indicators using direct observations and modelling methods. Ecological Indicators, 24, 353-365.
Gnohossou P., Laleye P., Atachi P., Magali G., Villanueva Ching-Maria, Moreau Jacques (2013). Temporal variations in the food habits of some fish species in Lake Nokoué, Benin. African Journal Of Aquatic Science, 38, 43-47
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Vaz Sandrine, Ernande Bruno, Gardel Laure, Coppin Franck, Carpentier Andre, Martin Corinne, Eastwood Paul D., Ota Yoshi, Harrop Stuart (2011). The Charm Project: Defying the Channel?s loss by facing environmental challenges across borders. La Mer, 49(3-4), 83-92.
Van Mai Viet, Phuong Nguyen Thanh, Dinh Tran Dac, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Moreau Jacques (2010). A mass-balance Ecopath model of Coastal Areas in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. Asian Fisheries Society, 23, 208-223.
Ernande Bruno, Mackinson Steve, Villanueva Ching-Maria (2009). Réseau trophique / Trophic network. In Channel Habitat Atlas for marine Resource Management, final report / Atlas des habitats des ressources marines de la Manche orientale, rapport final (CHARM phase II). INTERREG 3a Programme, IFREMER, Boulogne-sur-mer, France. 2009. Carpentier A, Martin CS, Vaz S (Eds.). Chap.6, pp.548-562 (Ifremer).
Carpentier Andre, Coppin Franck, Curet Lucie, Dauvin Jean-Claude, Delavenne Juliette, Dewarumez Jean-Marie, Dupuis Ludovic, Foveau Aurelie, Garcia Clement, Gardel Laure, Harrop Stuart, Just Roger, Koubbi Philippe, Lauria Valentina, Martin Corinne, Meaden Geoff, Morin Jocelyne, Ota Yoshi, Rostiaux Emilie, Smith Bob, Spilmont Nicolas, Vaz Sandrine, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Verin Yves, Walton Joanne, Warembourg Caroline (2009). Atlas des Habitats des Ressources Marines de la Manche Orientale - CHARM II / Channel Habitat Atlas for marine Resource Management - CHARM II. http://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00000/7377/
Villasante Sebastian, Garcia-Negro Maria Do Carme, Rodriguez G. Rodriguez, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Christensen Villy, Sumaila Ussif Rashid (2009). A preliminary model of coastal resources of the Pantagonian marine ecosystem. Fisheries Centre Research Reports, 17(3), 151-152.
Martin C. S., Carpentier Andre, Vaz Sandrine, Coppin Franck, Curet L., Dauvin J. -C., Delavenne Juliette, Dewarumez J. -M., Dupuis L., Engelhard G., Ernande Bruno, Foveau A., Garcia C., Gardel Laure, Harrop S., Just R., Koubbi P., Lauria Valentina, Meaden G. J., Morin Jocelyne, Ota Y., Rostiaux Emilie, Smith R., Spilmont N., Verin Yves, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Warembourg Caroline (2009). The Channel habitat atlas for marine resource management (CHARM): an aid for planning and decision-making in an area under strong anthropogenic pressure. Aquatic Living Resources, 22(4), 499-508.
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Jenkins Mark, Moreau Jacques (2009). Poaching/preservation: the case of the Meru National Park, Kenya. Fisheries Centre Research Reports, 17(3), 118-119.
Amarasinghe Upali S., Weliange Wasantha S., Kakkaeo Montharop, Villanueva Ching Maria (2008). Diel feeding pattern and food consumption of selected fish populations in Asian Reservoirs. In Aquatic Systems and Development: Comparative Asian Perspectives. 2008. Schiemer fritz, Simon David, Amarasinghe Upali S., Moreau Jacques (Eds.). Chap.14, pp.249-264 (Backhuys Publishers, Margraf Publishers).
Villanueva Ching Maria, Moreau Jacques, Amarasinghe Upali S., Schiemer Fritz (2008). Foodweb and the trophic structure of two Asian Reservoirs using Ecopath with Ecosim and Ecospace: A comparative study. In Aquatic Systems and Development: Comparative Asian Perspectives. 2008. Fritz SCHIEMER, Dacid SIMON, Upali S. AMARASINGHE, Jacques MOREAU (Eds). Chap.21, pp.413-434 (Backhuys Publishers, Margraf Publishers).
Haputhantri S, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Moreau J (2008). Trophic interactions in the coastal ecosystem of Sri Lanka: An ECOPATH preliminary approach. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 76(2), 304-318.
Moreau Jacques, Amarasinghe Upali S., Sricharoendham Boonsong, Jayarasinghe R.P. Prabath, Villanueva Ching Maria (2008). Population Dynamic of Commercially Important Fish Species in Four Asian Reservoirs. In Aquatic Systems and Development: Comparative Asian Perspectives. 2008. Fritz Schiemer, David Simon, Upali S. Amarasinghe & Jaques Moreau (Eds). Chap.17, pp.295-304 (Backhuys Publishers, Margraf Publishers).
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Isumbisho M, Kaningini B, Moreau J, Micha J (2008). Modeling trophic interactions in Lake Kivu: What roles do exotics play? Ecological Modelling, 212(3-4), 422-438.
Niyonkuru Charles, Laleye Philippe A, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Moreau Jacques (2007). Population parameters of main species of Lake Nokoué, Benin (West Africa). Journal of Afrotropical Zoology, 3(Special), 149-155.
Laleye Philippe A, Villanueva Ching Maria, Enstua-Mensah Mamaa, Moreau Jacques (2007). A review of the aquatic living resources in Gulf of Guinea lagoons, with particular emphasis on fisheries management issues. Journal of Afrotropical Zoology, 3(Spec.Issue), 123-136.
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Laleye Philippe A, Lae Raymond, Albaret Jean-Jacques, Tito De Morais Luis, Simier Monique, Moreau Jacques (2007). Preliminary trophic flow models of two West African lagoons. Journal of Afrotropical Zoology, (Spécial), 199-212.
Christensen V, Aiken K, Villanueva Ching-Maria (2007). Threats to the ocean: on the role of ecosystem approaches to fisheries. Social Science Information, 46(1), 67-86.
Laleye Philippe A, Villanueva Ching-Maria, Chikou Antoine, Almeida Arsene D', Monteil Claude, Moreau Jacques (2007). Diel feeding periodicity, daily ration and relative food consumption of selected freshwater fish species in the Ouémé basin, Benin (West Africa). Journal of Afrotropical Zoology, 3, 113-121
Villanueva Ching-Maria (2006). Modélisation trophique de la Manche Orientale. Rapport d'avancement.
Weliange Wasantha S., Amarasinghe Upali S., Moreau Jacques, Villanueva Ching-Maria (2006). Diel feeding periodicity, daily ration and relative food consumption in some fish populations in three reservoirs of Sri Lanka. Aquatic Living Resources, 19(3), 229-237
Weliange Wasantha S., Amarasinghe Upali S., Moreau Jacques, Villanueva Ching-Maria (2006). Diel feeding periodicity, daily ration and relative food consumption in some fish populations in three reservoirs of Sri Lanka. Aquatic Living Resources, 19(3), 229-237.
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Laleye P, Albaret J, Lae Raymond, Tito De Morais Luis, Moreau J (2006). Comparative analysis of trophic structure and interactions of two tropical lagoons. Ecological Modelling, 197(3-4), 461-477.
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Ouedraogo Maxime, Moreau Jacques (2006). Trophic relationships in the recently impounded Bagré reservoir in Burkina Faso. Ecological Modelling, 191, 243-259.
Villanueva Ching Maria, Ernande Bruno, Vaz Sandrine, Delpech Jean-Paul, Carpentier Andre (2006). Trophic food web and ecosystem attributes of the Eastern English Channel. A work package in the Eastern Channel Habitat Atlas for Marine Resource Management (CHARM II) Interreg IIIA project. 2006 ICES Annual Science Conference. 19-23 september. Maastricht, Netherlands.
Christensen Villy, Villanueva Ching Maria, Aiken Karl A (2006). Ecosystem at Risk: The contribution of ecosystem approaches to Fisheries to identify Problems and evaluate potential solutions. IIFET 2006, Thirteenth Biennial Conference of the International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade - Rebuilding Fisheries in an Uncertain Environment., July 11-14, 2006, Portsmouth, UK.
Villanueva Ching-Maria (2005). Complexity in trophic structure and stability in a modeled West African estuary. Symposium on the Coastal Ecosystem of West Africa, 15-16 February 2005, Brussels, Belgium.
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Diouf P.S., Albaret J.-J., Moreau J. (2005). Complexity in trophic structure and stability in a modelled West African estuary. Coastal Ecosystems of West-Africa Biological Diversity-Resources-Conservation, 15-26.
Moreau Jacques, Lek Sovan, Leelaprata W, Sricharoendham Boonsong, Villanueva Ching Maria (2005). Comparison of Various Fitting Techniques for Predicting fish Yield in Ubolratana Reservoir (Thailand) from a time series data. In Modelling Community Structure in Freshwater Ecosystems Modelling Community Structure in Freshwater Ecosystems Lek, S.; Scardi, M.; Verdonschot, P.F.M.; Descy, J.-P.; Park, Y.-S. (Eds.) 2005, XII, 518p. 227 illus.. With CD-ROM. chap.3.6, pp.90-99 (Sovan LEK, Michele SCARDI, Piet F.M. VERDONSCHOT, Jean-Pierre DESCY, Young-Seuk PARK).
Moreau Jacques, Villanueva Ching-Maria (2005). The possible evolution of Lake Victoria fisheries as assessed by Ecopath IV (with Ecosim and Ecospace) software. LVFO/FAO International conference on Lake Victoria 2000 : A new Beginning Conference. 15-19 May 2000, Jinja,.
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Tito De Morais Luis, Weigel Jean-Yves, Moreau Jacques (2004). Modèle Ecopath pour une réserve de la biosphère : le delta du Siné-Saloum (Sénégal) / An Ecopath Model of the Sine-Saloum Delta Biosphere Reserve (Senegal). Note. In Pêcheries maritimes, écosystemes et societes en Afrique de l'Ouest : un demi-siecle de changement. actes du Symposium International. Dakar, sénégal, 24-28 juin 2012. EUR 21126 . pp.405-414
Kakkaeo Montharop, Chittapalapong Tanaporn, Villanueva Ching-Maria (2004). Food Habits, Daily Ration and Relative Food Consumption in Some Fish Populations in Ubolratana Reservoir, Thailand. Asian Fisheries Science, 17, 249-259.
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Lim Puy, Lek Sovan (2003). Fish community response to anthropogenic changes : A case of the Mekong River. Symposium on the Management of Large Rivers for Fisheries, 11 - 14 February 2003, Phnom Penh, Kingdom of Cambodia.
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Laleye Philippe A, Lae Raymond, Tito De Morais Luis, Albaret Jean-Jacques, Moreau Jacques (2003). Comparative study of preliminary trophic flow models of two West African Coastal Lagoons: Ebrié Lagoon (Ivory Coast) and Lake Nokoué. 3rd International Conference of the Pan African Fisheries Society, 10-14 November 2003, Cotonou.
Moreau Jacques, Villanueva Ching Maria (2002). Exploratory analysis of possible management strategies in Lake Victoria fisheries (Kenyan sector) using the recent Ecosim software. Fisheries Centre Research Reports, 10(2), 150-154.
Moreau Jacques, Lek Sovan, Leelaprata Wattana, Sricharoendham Boonsong, Villanueva Ching-Maria (2002). A comparison of various fitting techniques for predicting yield for the Ubolratana reservoir (Thailand) from a time series data on catch and hydrological features. 3rd Conference of the International Society for Ecological Informatics, 26-30 August, 2002, Grottaferrata, Italy.
Villanueva Ching Maria, Moreau Jacques (2002). Recent trends in the Lake Victoria fisheries assessed by ECOPATH. In Management and Ecology of Lake and Reservoir Fisheries (ed I. G. Cowx), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. 2002, Chap.9, pp.96-111.
Villanueva M.C., Moreau J. [2001] Recent trends in Lake Victoria fisheries as assessed by Ecopath, pp. 96-111. In I. Cowx (Ed.), Lakes and Reservoirs Fisheries Management. The University of Hull Publications, United Kingdom.
Villanueva Ching-Maria (2001). Evaluating Ecosystem Fragility. French-Norwegian Workshop on Water Quality Management, Trondheim University, 17-19 April 2001, Trondheim.
Villanueva Ching-Maria (2001). Le lac artificiel Ubolratana (Thaïlande). Approche multidisciplinaire et intégration des connaissances pour une gestion durable des ressources halieutiques.
Moreau Jacques, Villanueva Ching Maria, Amarasinghe Upali S., Schiemer Fritz (2001). Trophic relationships and possible evolution of the production under various fisheries management strategies in a Sri Lankan Reservoir. In Reservoir and Culture-based Fisheries: Biology and Management. ACIAR Proceedings of an International Workshop held in Bangkok, Thailand from 15?18 February 2000. Sena S. De Silva (Ed). n°98, pp.201-214 (ACIAR - Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research).
Villanueva Ching-Maria, Moreau Jacques, Kakkaeo Montharop (2001). Daily food consumption of Clupeichtys aesarnensis (Wongratana, 1983) in Ubolratana reservoir (Thailand) application to the estimate of the annual relative food consumption. Energetics and Interactions in the Open Water, Institue of Ecology and Concervation Biology, University of Vienna, 18 May 2001.

Created: 2006-05-11 Last Updated: 2015-07-07 by M. Ching VILLANUEVA