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Details of Dr. Juan Antonio Balbuena   


Gender male
Job title Associate Professor
Department Cavanilles Institute of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Biology
Tel [34] 963543658
Fax [34] 963543733
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Website http://www.uv.es/~balbuena
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Degree Doctor en Ciencias Biológicas (Zoología)
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Fisheries, Aquaculture , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities Research in parasitology of marine organisms, particularly of cetaceans and fish. My current interests are parasites as indicators of the capture location of fish and population and community ecology of marine parasites.
Research Region Noth and South Atlantic, Western Mediterranean
Skills/Expertise Marine Biodiversity Morphometry Statistics R (modelling and programming) Phylogenetics
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Juan Antonio BALBUENA)

Rodríguez-González A, Míguez-Lozano R, Llopis-Belenguer C, Balbuena JA. [2015] Phenotypic plasticity in haptoral structures of Ligophorus cephali (Monogenea: Dactylogyridae) on the flathead mullet (Mugil cephalus): a geometric morphometric approach. Int J Parasitol. 45(5):295-303
Balbuena JA, Simpkin A. [2014] Role of Crassicauda sp. in natural mortality of pantropical spotted dolphins Stenella attenuata: a reassessment. Dis Aquat Organ. 108(1):83-9. doi: 10.3354/dao02694.
Míguez-Lozano R1, Pardo-Carranza TV, Blasco-Costa I, Balbuena JA. [2012] Spatial structure of helminth communities in the golden grey mullet, Liza aurata (Actinopterygii: Mugilidae), from the Western Mediterranean. J Parasitol. 98(5):904-12.
Balbuena JA1, Karlsbakk E, Kvenseth AM, Saksvik M, Nylund A. [2000] Growth and emigration of third-stage larvae of Hysterothylacium aduncum (Nematoda: Anisakidae) in larval herring Clupea harengus. J Parasitol. 86(6):1271-5.
Herreras, M.V., Aznar, F.J., Balbuena, J.A. and Raga J.A. [2000] Anisakid nematode larvae in the musculature of the Argentinean hake, Merluccius hubbsi Journal of Food Protection, 63, 1141-1143.

Created: 2000-03-02 Last Updated: 2015-07-02 by Juan Antonio BALBUENA