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Details of Dr Camilla Floros   


Gender female
Job title Coral Reef Scientist
Department Reef Biodiversity Programme
Oceanographic Research Institute ( ORI)
Po Box 10712 Marine Parade Durban 4056
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Tel +27 31 3288229
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Website http://www.ori.org.za, http://www.wetlens.co.za
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Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Biodiversity assessments Initiation of long term monitoring programmes Assessment of MPA management effectiveness
Research Region 46, 71
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise Coral reef ecosystem assessment and monitoring
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr Camilla FLOROS)

Floros C & Schleyer MH. 2012. Critical habitats in the Western Indian Ocean: status and links to fisheries. In: Van der Elst RP (ed). Mainstreaming biodiversity in fisheries management: a retrospective analysis of existing data on vulnerable organisms in the South West Indian Ocean. Specialist report prepared for the South West Indian Ocean Project. SWIOFP RMU, KMFRI, Mombasa, Kenya. 206p.
Schleyer MH, Celliers L, Glassom D, McDonald AHH, Kruger A, Starzak DE, & Floros C. 2008. South Africa?s coral reefs: current status and research. In: Coastal Ocean research and development in the Indian Ocean: Status Report 2008. CORDIO, Mombasa: 107-111 Maggs JQ, Floros C, Pereira MAM & Schleyer MH. Submitted. Rapid visual assessment of fish communities on selected reefs in the Bazaruto Archipelago. WIOMSA Journal of Marine Science. Floros C, Samways MJ, and B Armstrong. 2005. Polychaete (Spirobranchus giganteus) loading on South African corals. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. 15: 289-298 Floros C, Samways MJ, and B Armstrong. 2004. Taxonomic patterns of bleaching in a South African coral assemblage. Biodiversity and Conservation. 13: 1175-1194,
Floros C, Schleyer MH, Maggs J & L Celliers. 2012. Ichthyological baseline assessment of high- latitude coral reef fish communities in southern Africa. African Journal of Marine Science. 34(1): 55-69

Created: 2010-07-21 Last Updated: 2014-07-10 by Camilla FLOROS