Iván Vera Escalona

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Facultad de Ciencias

Iván Vera Escalona

Académico

Título Académico:

Biologo Marino, Universidad de Concepción, Concepción, Chile.

Grado Académico:

Ph.D. in Biology. Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canadá

Producción Científica

Proyectos

2010 Phylogeographic postdictions on responses to climate change in codistributed lizard species from south-central Chile: an approach for general predictions. FONDECYT 1090664. Técnico de laboratorio.

2009 – 2010 Impact of water quality on evolution of freshwater invertebrate populations and communities: a case study in the Chillan watershed, Chile. FONDECYT 1090404. Técnico de laboratorio.

2009 Latitudinal and Local Patterns of Diversity in the Native and non-Native Lacustrine Fish Fauna of The Chilean Patagonia. FONDECYT 1080082. Técnico de laboratorio.

2007 Factores físicos y biológicos estructurantes de patrones comunitarios de peces nativos en sistemas fluviales de origen costero y patagónico. DIUC 204.310.041-1.0. Técnico de laboratorio.

2007 Speciation in Patagonia: establishing sustainable international collaborations in evolution, ecology, and conservation biology. NSF 0530267. Alumno tesista.

Publicaciones
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Vera-Escalona I, Gimenez LH, Brante A (2023) Short-term and long-term predictions: is the green crab Carcinus maenas a threat to Antarctica and southern South America under a climate-change scenario? Diversity 15(5): 632. DOI: 10.3390/d15050632.

Sousa R, Vasconcelos J, Vera-Escalona I, Riera R (2022) Occurrence of bacteria potentially pathogenic to humans in a harvested intertidal sea snail. Molluscan Research 42(1): 41-49. DOI: 10.1080/13235818.2022.2028970.

Sousa R, Vasconcelos J, Vera-Escalona I, Delgado J, Freitas M, González JA, Riera R (2021a) Major ocean currents may shape the microbiome of the topshell Phorcus sauciatus in the NE Atlantic Ocean. Scientific Reports 11(1): 12480. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-91448-0.

Sousa R, Vasconcelos J, Vera-Escalona I, Pinto AR, Hawkins SJ, Freitas M, Delgado J, González JA, Riera R (2021b) Pleistocene expansion, anthropogenic pressure and ocean currents: disentangling the past and ongoing evolutionary history of Patella aspera Röding, 1798 in the archipelago of Madeira. Marine Environmental Research 172: 105485. DOI: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2021.105485.

Vera-Escalona I, Delgado ML, Habit E, Ruzzante DE (2020) Historical and contemporary diversity of Galaxiids in South America: biogeographic and phylogenetic perspectives. Diversity-Basel 12(8): 304. DOI: 10.3390/d12080304.

Victoriano PF, Muñoz-Ramírez CP, Canales-Aguirre CB, Jara A, Vera-Escalona I, Burgos-Careaga T, Muñoz-Mendoza C, Habit EM (2020) Contrasting evolutionary responses in two co-distributed species of Galaxias (Pisces, Galaxiidae) in a river from the glaciated range in Southern Chile. Royal Society Open Science 7(7): 200632. DOI: 10.1098/rsos.200632.

Brante A, Guzmán-Rendón G, Barría EM, Guillemin M-L, Vera-Escalona I, Hernández CE (2019) Post-disturbance genetic changes: the impact of the 2010 mega-earthquake and tsunami on Chilean sandy beach fauna. Scientific Reports 9(1): 14239. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-50525-1.

Vera-Escalona I, Habit E, Ruzzante DE (2019) Invasive species and postglacial colonization: their effects on the genetic diversity of a Patagonian fish. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 286(1897): 20182567. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2018.2567.

Inostroza PA, Vera-Escalona I, Wild R, Norf H, Brauns M (2018) Tandem action of natural and chemical stressors in stream ecosystems: insights from a population genetic perspective. Environmental Science & Technology 52(14): 7962-7971. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.8b01259.

Vera-Escalona I, Senthivasan S, Habit E, Ruzzante DE (2018) Past, present, and future of a freshwater fish metapopulation in a threatened landscape. Conservation Biology 32(4): 849-859. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13093.

Vera-Escalona I, Habit E, Ruzzante DE (2017) The complete mitochondrial genome of the freshwater fish Galaxias plateiand a comparison with other species of the genus Galaxias (faraway, so close?). Mitochondrial DNA Part A 28(2): 176-177. DOI: 10.3109/19401736.2015.1115497.

Inostroza PA, Vera-Escalona I, Wicht A-J, Krauss M, Brack W, Norf H (2016) Anthropogenic stressors shape genetic structure: insights from a model freshwater population along a land use gradient. Environmental Science & Technology 50(20): 11346-11356. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b04629.

Vera-Escalona I, Habit E, Ruzzante DE (2015) Echoes of a distant time: effects of historical processes on contemporary genetic patterns in Galaxias platei in Patagonia. Molecular Ecology 24(16): 4112-4128. DOI: 10.1111/mec.13303.

Vera-Escalona I, Paterson IG, Habit E, Ruzzante DE (2014a) Development and characterization of 15 novel microsatellite markers for the freshwater fish Galaxias platei. Conservation Genetics Resources 6(4): 899-901. DOI: 10.1007/s12686-014-0236-2.

Vera-Escalona I, Anthes LE, Paterson IG, Ruzzante DE (2014b) Seventeen novel microsatellite markers for the southern hemisphere fish Galaxias maculatus. Conservation Genetics Resources 6(4): 925-927. DOI: 10.1007/s12686-014-0242-4.

Vera-Escalona I, D’Elía G, Gouin N, Fontanella FM, Muñoz-Mendoza C, Sites JWJr, Victoriano PF (2012) Lizards on ice: evidence for multiple refugia in Liolaemus pictus (Liolaemidae) during the Last Glacial Maximum in the southern Andean beech forests. PLOS ONE 7(11): e48358. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048358.

Victoriano PF, Vera-Escalona I, Olmos V, Dib M, Muñoz Ramírez C, Montoya R, Jara A, Habit E (2012) Idiosyncratic patterns of genetic diversity of native fishes from Río San Pedro (Valdivia River Basin, Región de los Ríos, Chile): a system from glaciated region in southern Chile. Gayana (Concepción) 75(2): 71-85.

Vera-Escalona IM, Coronado T, Muñoz-Mendoza C, Victoriano PF (2010) Distribución histórica y actual de la lagartija Liolaemus pictus (Dumeril & Bibron 1837) (Liolaemidae) y nuevo límite continental sur de distribución. Gayana (Concepción) 74(2): 139-146. DOI: 10.4067/S0717-65382010000200008.

 

Cursos que dicta

Pregrado

  • Bioestadística
  • Biología Vegetal
  • Aves y Mamíferos Marinos
  • Evolución
  • Ecología

Postgrado

  • Colaborador en cursos del Magíster en Ecología Marina y del Doctorado en Ciencias mención Biodiversidad y Biorecursos

Estudios

Grados académicos

  • Licenciado en Biología. Universidad de Concepción, Concepción, Chile.
  • Magister en Zoología. Universidad de Concepción, Concepción, Chile.
  • Doctor (Ph.D.) in Biology. Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canadá.

Título profesional

  • Biólogo. Universidad de Concepción, Concepción, Chile.

Líneas de investigación

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Ecología molecular

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Genética del paisaje / Simulaciones genéticas a futuro

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Filogeografía

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Ecología molecular

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Genética del paisaje / Simulaciones genéticas a futuro

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Filogeografía