International Association
for Open Knowledge
on Invasive Alien Species
Individual Member Profile
Dr. Rui Rebelo

cE3c, DBA, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon
Position in the INVASIVESNET Regular individual member
Associate Editor of Aquatic Invasions and BioInvasions Records
Expertise I am a professor of Herpetology and Developmental Biology at the Faculty of Sciences of University of Lisbon. I am also the external curator of the herpetological collections of the National Museum of Natural History. My research focuses invasion ecology, with the main focus in freshwater ecosystems, but I also work in other topics, mainly related with herpetology and cork-oak woodland ecology.
Expertise Keywords
amphibians, reptiles, temporary ponds, islands, lentic systems, predation, crustaceans, ecological impacts, ecophysiology
Mediterranean habitats, Afrotropical islands, Macaronesia
Procambarus clarkii Xenopus laevis Dreissena polymorpha Neovison vison Vespa velutina
Louisiana red crayfish African clawed frog zebra mussel American vison Asian hornet
Projects IVAXEN - INVAsive biology of XENopus laevis in Europe: ecology, impact and predictive models
Online databases
Editorial assignments Associate Editor of Aquatic Invasions and BioInvasions Records
Reviewing experience Biological Invasions, Freshwater Biology, Oikos, Amphibia-Reptilia, PLOS, etc
Professional societies Associação Portuguesa de Hereptologia
Expert networks and working groups
Professional social networks