Carvalho Francisco

Francisco Carvalho

fcarvalho@bio.uminho.pt

People Detail

Phd Program : PDBMA

Research Area : Ecosystems and Global Change

Position : Collaborators

Qualifications

General and Innovation Coordinator at the Landscape Laboratory since 2023. Ph.D. in Molecular and Environmental Biology, specialization inBiodiversity, Ecology and evolution (2024) Master's degree in Ecology and Bachelor's degree in Applied Biology, from the University of Minho.

Supervisor

  • Fernanda Cássio
  • Maria Cláudia Pascoal
  • Ronaldo Sousa

Publications

Wang, L., Liu, H., Carvalho, F., Chen, Y., Lai, L., Ge, J., ... & Luo, Y. (2023). Top-Down Effect of Arthropod Predator Chinese Mitten Crab on Freshwater Nutrient Cycling. Animals, 13(14), 2342

Lourenço, J., Gutiérrez-Cánovas, C., Carvalho, F., Cássio, F., Pascoal, C., & Pace, G. (2023). Non-interactive effects drive multiple stressor impacts on the taxonomic and functional diversity of atlantic stream macroinvertebrates. Environmental Research, 229, 115965.

Modesto, V., Ilarri, M., Castro, P., Carvalho, F., Cavalheri, T., Lopes-Lima, M., ... & Sousa, R. (2023). Interspecific differences in the physiological condition of native freshwater mussels in response to the invasive Asian clam Corbicula fluminea. Hydrobiologia, 1-11.

Sousa, R., Zając, T., Halabowski, D., Aksenova, O. V., Bespalaya, Y. V., Carvalho, F., ... & Aldridge, D. C. (2023). A roadmap for the conservation of freshwater mussels in Europe. Conservation Biology, 37(2), e13994.

Carvalho, F., Sousa, R., Cássio, F., & Pascoal, C. (2022). Temperature and interspecific competition alter the impacts of two invasive crayfish species on a key ecosystem process. Biological Invasions, 24(12), 3757-3768.

Carvalho, F., Pascoal, C., Cássio, F., Teixeira, A., & Sousa, R. (2022). Combined per‐capita and abundance effects of an invasive species on native invertebrate diversity and a key ecosystem process. Freshwater Biology, 67(5), 828-841.

Pradhan, A., Carvalho, F., Abrantes, N., Campos, I., Keizer, J. J., Cássio, F., & Pascoal, C. (2020). Biochemical and functional responses of stream invertebrate shredders to post-wildfire contamination. Environmental Pollution, 115433.

Sousa, R., Ferreira, A., Carvalho, F., Lopes-Lima, M., Varandas, S., Teixeira, A., & Gallardo, B. (2020). Small hydropower plants as a threat to the endangered pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritifera. Science of The Total Environment, 719, 137361.

Carvalho, F., Pradhan, A., Abrantes, N., Campos, I., Keizer, J. J., Cássio, F., & Pascoal, C. (2019). Wildfire impacts on freshwater detrital food webs depend on runoff load, exposure time and burnt forest type. Science of The Total Environment, 692, 691- 700.

Sousa, R., Nogueira, J. G., Ferreira, A., Carvalho, F., Lopes-Lima, M., Varandas, S., & Teixeira, A. (2019). A tale of shells and claws: The signal crayfish as a threat to the pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritifera in Europe. Science of The Total Environment, 665, 329-337.

Sousa, R., Ferreira, A., Carvalho, F., Lopes-Lima, M., Varandas, S., & Teixeira, A. (2018). Die-offs of the endangered pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritifera during an extreme drought. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 28 (5), 1244-1248

Carvalho, F., C. Pascoal, F. Cássio, & R. Sousa. (2018). Effects of intrapopulation phenotypic traits of invasive crayfish on leaf litter processing. Hydrobiologia, 819(1), 67-75.

Ribeiro, C. A., Carvalho, F., & Silva, N. (2018). Ciência cidadã na promoção da biodiversidade. AmbientalMENTEsustentable, 1(23-24), 187-191.

Seena, S., Carvalho, F., Cássio, F., & Pascoal, C. (2017) Does the developmental stage and composition of riparian forest stand affect ecosystem
functioning in streams? Science of The Total Environment, 609, 1500-1511.

Carvalho F., Pascoal C., Cássio F., Sousa R. (2016) Direct and indirect effects of an invasive omnivore crayfish on leaf litter decomposition. Science of
the Total Environment 541, 714-720