Dr Alejandra Vovides

  • Research Associate (School of Geographical & Earth Sciences)

Research interests

Morphological plasticity

Adaptive responses to environmental change

Root interaction networks

Restoration Ecology

Mangrove Ecology


Grants

 

Obtained funding at the University of Glasgow:

 

Volkswagen foundation under the Off-the-beaten-track initiative (£120,000 from a £500 project): Kropotkin's Garden: networking beats competition in the struggle for limited resources. Exploring the ecological significance of natural root grafts in mangrove forests (Czech Republic, Germany, Mexico: 2019-2021). Root Interaction Networks Website


Research datasets

Jump to: 2018
Number of items: 1.

2018

Vovides, A. , Berger, U., Grueters, U., Guevara, R., Pommerening, A., Lara-Domínguez, A. L. and Lopez-Portillo, J. (2018) Tree parameters. [Data Collection]

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Additional information

PhD, Ecology and Natural Resources Management, Institute of Ecology (INECOL), Mexico

Diploma, Biology. Autonomous Metropolitan University 


Publications

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Number of items: 8.

2019

Echeverría-Ávila, S., Pérez-Ceballos, R., Zaldívar-Jiménez, A., Canales-Delgadillo, J., Brito-Pérez, R., Merino-Ibarra, M. and Vovides, A. (2019) Regeneración natural de sitios de manglar degradado en respuesta a la restauración hidrológica = Natural regeneration of degraded mangrove sites in response to hydrological restoration. Madera y Bosques, 25(1), e2511754. (doi:10.21829/myb.2019.2511754)

2018

Vovides, A. G. , Berger, U., Grueters, U., Guevara, R., Pommerening, A., Lara-Domínguez, A. L. and López-Portillo, J. (2018) Change in drivers of mangrove crown displacement along a salinity stress gradient. Functional Ecology, 32(12), pp. 2753-2765. (doi:10.1111/1365-2435.13218)

2016

Vovides, A. G. , Marín-Castro, B., Barradas, G., Berger, U. and López-Portillo, J. (2016) A simple and cost-effective method for cable root detection and extension measurement in estuary wetland forests. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 183(Part A), pp. 117-122. (doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2016.10.029)

2014

Grueters, U., Seltmann, T., Schmidt, H., Horn, H., Pranchai, A., Vovides, A.G. , Peters, R., Vogt, J., Dahdouh-Guebas, F. and Berger, U. (2014) The mangrove forest dynamics model mesoFON. Ecological Modelling, 291, pp. 28-41. (doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.07.014)

Vovides, A. G. , Vogt, J., Kollert, A., Berger, U., Grueters, U., Peters, R., Lara-Domínguez, A. L. and López-Portillo, J. (2014) Morphological plasticity in mangrove trees: salinity-related changes in the allometry of Avicennia germinans. Trees, 28(5), pp. 1413-1425. (doi:10.1007/s00468-014-1044-8)

Peters, R., Vovides, A. G. , Luna, S., Grüters, U. and Berger, U. (2014) Changes in allometric relations of mangrove trees due to resource availability – a new mechanistic modelling approach. Ecological Modelling, 283, pp. 53-61. (doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.04.001)

2011

Vovides, A. G. , López-Portillo, J. and Bashan, Y. (2011) N2-fixation along a gradient of long-term disturbance in tropical mangroves bordering the gulf of Mexico. Biology and Fertility of Soils, 47(5), pp. 567-576. (doi:10.1007/s00374-011-0562-4)

Vovides, A. G. , Bashan, Y., López-Portillo, J. A. and Guevara, R. (2011) Nitrogen fixation in preserved, reforested, naturally regenerated and impaired mangroves as an indicator of functional restoration in mangroves in an arid region of Mexico. Restoration Ecology, 19(201), pp. 236-244. (doi:10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00713.x)

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Number of items: 8.

Articles

Echeverría-Ávila, S., Pérez-Ceballos, R., Zaldívar-Jiménez, A., Canales-Delgadillo, J., Brito-Pérez, R., Merino-Ibarra, M. and Vovides, A. (2019) Regeneración natural de sitios de manglar degradado en respuesta a la restauración hidrológica = Natural regeneration of degraded mangrove sites in response to hydrological restoration. Madera y Bosques, 25(1), e2511754. (doi:10.21829/myb.2019.2511754)

Vovides, A. G. , Berger, U., Grueters, U., Guevara, R., Pommerening, A., Lara-Domínguez, A. L. and López-Portillo, J. (2018) Change in drivers of mangrove crown displacement along a salinity stress gradient. Functional Ecology, 32(12), pp. 2753-2765. (doi:10.1111/1365-2435.13218)

Vovides, A. G. , Marín-Castro, B., Barradas, G., Berger, U. and López-Portillo, J. (2016) A simple and cost-effective method for cable root detection and extension measurement in estuary wetland forests. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 183(Part A), pp. 117-122. (doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2016.10.029)

Grueters, U., Seltmann, T., Schmidt, H., Horn, H., Pranchai, A., Vovides, A.G. , Peters, R., Vogt, J., Dahdouh-Guebas, F. and Berger, U. (2014) The mangrove forest dynamics model mesoFON. Ecological Modelling, 291, pp. 28-41. (doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.07.014)

Vovides, A. G. , Vogt, J., Kollert, A., Berger, U., Grueters, U., Peters, R., Lara-Domínguez, A. L. and López-Portillo, J. (2014) Morphological plasticity in mangrove trees: salinity-related changes in the allometry of Avicennia germinans. Trees, 28(5), pp. 1413-1425. (doi:10.1007/s00468-014-1044-8)

Peters, R., Vovides, A. G. , Luna, S., Grüters, U. and Berger, U. (2014) Changes in allometric relations of mangrove trees due to resource availability – a new mechanistic modelling approach. Ecological Modelling, 283, pp. 53-61. (doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.04.001)

Vovides, A. G. , López-Portillo, J. and Bashan, Y. (2011) N2-fixation along a gradient of long-term disturbance in tropical mangroves bordering the gulf of Mexico. Biology and Fertility of Soils, 47(5), pp. 567-576. (doi:10.1007/s00374-011-0562-4)

Vovides, A. G. , Bashan, Y., López-Portillo, J. A. and Guevara, R. (2011) Nitrogen fixation in preserved, reforested, naturally regenerated and impaired mangroves as an indicator of functional restoration in mangroves in an arid region of Mexico. Restoration Ecology, 19(201), pp. 236-244. (doi:10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00713.x)

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