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Details of Dr. Ana Sofia Reboleira   


Gender female
Job title Postdoctoral Researcher
Department Natural History Museum of Denmark
University of Copenhagen (
University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 15, Copenhagen DK-2100
Universitetsparken 15
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Degree Ph.D.
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Limnology , Limnology
Working languages English; Spanish; Portuguese
Skills/Expertise Cave and anchialine ecosystems
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Ana REBOLEIRA)

Reboleira A.S.P.S. & Enghoff H. (2015) Redescription of Lusitanipus alternans (Verhoeff, 1893) (Diplopoda, Callipoda, Dorypetalidae) and ecological data on its Laboulbeniales ectoparasites in caves. Zootaxa
Mazza G., Reboleira A.S.P.S., Gonçalves F., Aquiloni L., Inghilesi A.F., Spigoli D., Stoch F., Taiti S., Gherardi F. & Tricarico E. [2014] A new threat for the groundwater ecosystems: first occurrences of the invasive crayfish Procambarus clarkii in the caves of Europe Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, 76(1): 62-65 http://dx.doi.org/10.4311/2013LSC0115
Reboleira A.S.P.S. & Enghoff H. [2014] Sireuma, a new genus of subterranean millipedes from the Iberian Peninsula (Diplopoda, Chordeumatida, Opisthocheiridae) Zootaxa, 3785(1): 79-86 http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3785.1.6
Reboleira A.S.P.S. & Enghoff H. [2014] Millipedes (Diplopoda) from caves of Portugal Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, 76(1): 20-25 http://dx.doi.org/10.4311/2013LSC0113
Reboleira A.S.P.S. & Ortuño V.M. [2014] A new species of Duvalius from world?s deepest cave (Coleoptera: Carabidae) Zootaxa, 3784(3): 267-274 http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3784.3.6
Sendra A., Garay P., Ortuño V.M., Gilgado J.D., Teruel S. & Reboleira A.S.P.S. [2014] Hypogenic versus epigenic subterranean ecosystem: lessons from eastern Iberian Peninsula International Journal of Speleology, 43(3): 253-264 http://dx.doi.org/10.5038/1827-806X.43.3.2
Reboleira A.S.P.S. & Enghoff H. [2014] Insular species swarm goes underground: two new troglobiont Cylindroiulus millipedes from Madeira (Diplopoda, Julidae) Zootaxa, 3785(3), 481-489
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Zaragoza J.A., Gonçalves F. & Oromí P. [2013] On hypogean Roncocreagris (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones: Neobisiidae) from Portugal, with descriptions of three new species Zootaxa, 3670(2), 283-299 http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3670.2.11
Enghoff H. & Reboleira A.S.P.S. [2013] Subterranean species of Acipes Attems, 1937 (Diplopoda, Julida, Blaniulidae) Zootaxa, 3652(4), 485-491 http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3652.4.6
Reboleira A.S.P.S. & Enghoff H. [2013] The genus Boreviulisoma Brolemann, 1928?an Iberian-N African outlier of a mainly tropical tribe of millipedes (Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae) Zootaxa, 3646(5), 516-528 http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3646.5.2
Enghoff H. & Reboleira A.S.P.S. [2013] A new cave-dwelling millipede of the genus Scutogona from central Portugal (Diplopoda, Chordeumatida, Chamaesomatidae) Zootaxa, 3736(2), 175-186 http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3736.2.5
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Gonçalves F. & Oromí P. [2013] Literature survey, bibliographic analysis and a taxonomic catalogue of subterranean fauna from Portugal Subterranean Biology, 10, 51-60 http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/subtbiol.10.4025
Reboleira A.S.P.S. & Sendra A. [2013] Iberian Meetings of Subterranean Biology ? regional initiatives towards a global comprehension of subterranean ecosystems (2009?2013) Subterranean Biology, 12, 1-2 http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/subtbiol.12.6616
Sendra A. & Reboleira A.S.P.S. [2013] Extensión y límites del ecosistema subterráneo Boletín de la Sociedad Española de Espeleología y Ciencias del Karst, 9: 30-41
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Abrantes N.A., Oromí P. & Gonçalves F. [2013] Acute toxicity of copper sulfate and potassium dichromate on stygobiont Proasellus: general aspects of groundwater ecotoxicology and future perspectives. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 224(5): 1-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11270-013-1550-0
Reboleira, A.S.P.S. [2012] Biodiversity and conservation of subterranean fauna of Portuguese karst Ph.D. thesis, University of Aveiro. 333 pp.
Jordana R., Baquero E., Reboleira S. & Sendra A. [2012] Reviews of the genera Schaefferia Absolon, 1900, Deuteraphorura Absolon, 1901, Plutomurus Yosii, 1956, and the Anurida Laboulbène, 1865 species group without eyes, with the description of four new species of cave springtails (Collembola) from Krubera-Voronya cave, Abkhazia Terrestrial Arthropod Reviews, 5(1), 35-85 http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/187498312X622430
Sendra A. & Reboleira A.S.P.S. [2012] The world?s deepest subterranean community - Krubera-Voronja Cave (Western Caucasus) International Journal of Speleology, 41 (2), 221-230 http://dx.doi.org/10.5038/1827-806X.41.2.9
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Perez A.J., Macías-Hernández N., López H., de la Cruz S. & Oromí P. [2012] Catalogue of type material in the entomological collection of the University of La Laguna (Canary Islands). I ? Arachnida Zootaxa, 3556, 61-79
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Gonçalves F., Oromí P. & Mendes L.F. [2012] Squamatinia algharbica gen. n. sp. n., a remarkable new Coletiniinae silverfish (Zygentoma: Nicoletiidae) from caves in southern Portugal Zootaxa, 3260, 33-46
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Zaragoza J.A., Gonçalves F. & Oromí P. [2012] Lusoblothrus, a new syarinid pseudoscorpion genus (Arachnida) from Portugal, occupying an isolated position within the Holarctic fauna Zootaxa, 3544, 52-62
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Borges P., Gonçalves F., Serrano A. & Oromí P. [2011] The subterranean fauna of a biodiversity hotspot region - Portugal: an overview and its conservation. International Journal of Speleology, 40(1), 23-37. http://dx.doi.org/10.5038/1827-806X.40.1.4
Reboleira A.S.P.S. & Ortuño V.M. [2011] Description of the larva and female genitalia of Trechus gamae with data on its ecology Bulletin of Insectology, 64(1), 43-52
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Gonçalves F. & Oromí P. [2011] On the Iberian endemic subgenus Lathromene Koch (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Paederinae): description of the first hypogean Domene Fauvel, 1872 from Portugal Zootaxa, 2780, 48-56
Sendra A., Achurra A., Barranco P., Beruete P., Borges P.A.V., Herrero-Borgoñón J.J., Camacho A.I., Galán, C., Garcia, Ll., Jaume D., Jordana R., Modesto J., Monsalve M.A., Oromí P., Ortuño V.M., Prieto C., Reboleira A.S., Rodríguez P., Salgado J.M., Teruel S., Tinaut A. & Zaragoza J.A. [2011] Biodiversidad, regiones biogeográficas y conservación de la fauna subterránea Hispano-lusa Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonesa, 49, 365-400
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Zaragoza J., Gonçalves F. & Oromí P. [2010] Titanobochica, surprising discovery of a new cave-dwelling genus from southern Portugal (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones: Bochicidae) Zootaxa, 2681, 1-19
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Ortuño V.M., Gonçalves F. & Oromí P. [2010] A hypogean new species of Trechus Clairville, 1806 (Coleoptera, Carabidae) from Portugal and considerations about the T. fulvus species group Zootaxa, 2689, 15-26
Reboleira, A.S.P.S., Oromí, P. and Gonçalves, F. [2010] Biologia subterrânea em zonas társicas portuguesas Espeleo Divulgação, 7, 22-31
Ortuño, V.M. and Reboleira, A.S.P.S. [2010] Description of the third instar larva of a hypogean ground beetle, Trechus alicantinus (Coleoptera: Carabidae: Trechinae) Entomologica Fennica, 21(1), 33-42
Reboleira A.S.P.S., Sendra A., Gonçalves F. & Oromí P. [2010] The first hypogean dipluran from Portugal: description of a new species of the genus Litocampa (Diplura: Campodeidae) Zootaxa, 2728, 50-56
Reboleira, A.S.P.S., Gonçalves, F. and Serrano, A. [2009] Two new species of cave-dwelling beetles Trechus Clairville of fulvus-group in Portugal Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift, 56(1), 101-107 http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mmnd.200900009
de la Cruz S., Reboleira S., Muñoz E., Zurita N. & Oromí P. [2007] La Cueva de los Pocitos (El Hierro): descripción y biocenosis Vulcania, 8, 55 - 64 http://www.vulcania.org/revistas/Vulcania_8/Vulcania8_pp55-64.pdf
Reboleira A.S.P.S. [2007] Cave beetles (Insecta, Coleoptera) of Estremenho karstic massif: na approach to its biodiversity M.Sc. thesis. University of Aveiro, 74 pp http://ria.ua.pt/handle/10773/721
de Figueiredo D.R., Reboleira A.S.S.P., Antunes S.C., Abrantes N., Azeiteiro U.M., Gonçalves F.J.M., Pereira M.J. [2006] The effect of environmental parameters and cyanobacterial blooms on phytoplankton dynamics of a Portuguese temperate lake Hydrobiologia, 568, 145-157 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-006-0196-y

Created: 2013-04-29 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by Ana REBOLEIRA