Reviewer Board

Members of the reviewer board are selected from all Diversity reviewers for regularly providing timely high quality reports on submitted manuscripts. Responsibilities of reviewers are available here.


Centro de Investigacion y de Estudios Avanzados, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico
Interests: Helminthology; parasitology; microbiology; Marine Science

Departamento Biología, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Interests: Marine invertebrates; Annelida; biodiversity and taxonomy; reproduction; evolutionary biology; phylogeny; transcriptomics; gene expression
Department of Sciences and Technologies, "Parthenope" University of Naples, Centro Direzionale isola C4, 80143 Napoli, Italy
Interests: Marine ecology; beta diversity; maritime spatial planning; experimental design; statistical analyses

Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium, 8124 LA-56, Chauvin, LA 70344, USA
Interests: sponges (porifera); benthic ecology; foundation species; food webs; Species interactions; invertebrates

Institute of Ocean Sciences and Limnology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico
Interests: Meiofauna; nematodes; macrofauna; benthic ecology; taxonomy of nematodes
1. CIBIO-Açores, Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos, InBIO Laboratório Associado, Pólo dos Açores, 9500-321 Azores, Portugal
2. Departamento de Biologia, Universidade dos Açores, 9501-801 Ponta Delgada, Açores, Portugal
Interests: marine island biogeography; island palaeobiogeography; palaeoecology; oceanic islands; marine molluscs; patterns and processes of marine invertebrates; functional biodiversity; palaeoparks; conservation palaeobiology; geoheritage

Departamento de Biologia, University of the Azores, Rua da Mäe de Deus, PT - 9501-801 Ponta Delgada, Portugal
Interests: Fish Ecology; fish biology; fish taxonomy; Cetacean Ecology; cetacean biology; fisheries biology

Department of Integrative Biology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Interests: evolutionary genomics; chelicerates; Orthology; Functional genetics; phylogenetics; speciation, bioinformatics
Systematic Botany and Mycology, GeoBio-Center, Ludwig Maximilian University, Menzinger Str. 67, 80638 Munich, Germany
Interests: biodiversity; evolution; molecular phylogenetics; epiphytes; bryophytes; desert plants; transcriptomics; biogeography; liverworts; divergence time estimates; molecular clock dating
1. Department of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, USA
2. University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Interests: marine fish; coral and oyster reefs; mesophotic coral ecosystems; marine biodiversity; coastal and marine biodiversity; marine protected areas; Spatial ecology

Department of Education and Humanities, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41125 Modena, Italy
Interests: tardigrades; phylogeny; taxonomy; cryptic species; invertebrate reproduction; reproductive strategies; Phylogeography; extreme habitats

Department of Environmental Sciences Informatics and Statistics, Università Ca’ Foscari, Dorsoduro 3246, 30123 Venezia, Italy
Interests: shellfish; blue carbon; sustainable aquaculture; climate change; ecophysiology; benthic biodiversity; benthos; seaweed
Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Interests: molecular systematics; phylogeny inference; molecular dating; ornithology; neotropical biogeography; population genomics; diversification; sexual selection; cotinga; manakin; suboscine; neoaves; cretaceous-paleogene boundary

Plant and Restoration Ecology, 221 D Hanna Hall, Biology Program, School of Sciences, University of Louisiana, Monroe, 700 University, Avenue, Monroe, LA 71209-0700, USA
Interests: carbon sequestration and forest carbon budgets; Unmanned Aerial Vehicles; spectral ecology; Wetland ecology; restoration ecology; riparian corridors; bottomland hardwood ecology; secondary succession; lichens; science education

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia – INPA, Coordenação de Biodiversidade, CP 478, Manaus, AM 69011‐970, Brazil
Interests: neotropical bats; amazonia; forest fragmentation; forest loss
BreMarE – Bremen Marine Ecology, Marine Zoology, University of Bremen, P.O. Box 330440, 28334 Bremen, Germany
Interests: marine ecology and ecophysiology; biogeography; integrative taxonomy; species delimitation; functional biodiversity; pelagic zooplankton; copepoda; trophic interactions; biological carbon pump; pelagic deep sea

Department of Plant Genetics, Breeding, and Biotechnology, Institute of Biology, Warsaw University of Life Sciences—SGGW, 02-787 Warszawa, Poland
Interests: genetic diversity; genetic resources; germplasm characterization; molecular markers; SSR; DART; GBS; population structure; genetic mapping; cereals
Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences (BIOMETEC)—Medical Molecular Microbiology and Antibiotic Resistance Laboratory (MMARLab), University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
Interests: microbial drug resistance; Staphyloccocus aureus—MRSA; host-pathogene interaction; phylogenesis population analysis

cE3c - Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Changes, Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: Macroecology; island biogeography; Community ecology; Arthropods; islands; biospeleology; species abundance distribution (SAD); red-listing (IUCN)

Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Ambiente e della Terra, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milano, Italy
Interests: algal reef; rhodolith bed; bioconstruction; coralline algae; mollusks; pleistocene; Quaternary; temperate climate; actuo-paleontology

Department of Biology, Ecology and Earth Sciences (DiBEST), University of Calabria, Rende, Italy
Interests: carabid beetles; taxonomy; functional morphology; ecology; species traits; global change; community ecology
School of Zoology, Faculty of Life Sciences Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel
Interests: phylogenetics; Marine invertebrates; biodiversity; Invasive Species; Echinoderms; benthic communities; biogeography; evolution; echinoderm reproduction
School of Molecular and Life Sciences, Curtin University, Perth, Australia
Interests: Coral Reef Ecology

Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: alpine flora; climate change; Community ecology; plant-arthropod interactions; plant functional types; primary succession; refugia
Department of Physics, Astronomy and Geosciences, Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21252, USA
Interests: stable isotopic trophic methods; historical ecology; paleoecology; predator-prey interactions; conservation paleobiology; anthropogenic disturbance; extinction; extinction selectivity; geographic range size; paleobiogeography
Department of Environmental Biology, “Sapienza” University of Rome, 00185 Rome, Italy
Interests: marine ecosystem restoration; Marine ecology; benthic communities; Mediterranean Sea; bioconstruction; coastal ecosystems; human impacts; monitoring; mapping

School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Interests: Coral Reef Ecology; reef population dynamics; Coral Reef Management; marine protected areas; ecological modelling; environmental impacts
Centro de Ciencia Naturales, Ambientales y Antropológicas (CCNAA), Fundación de Historia Natural Félix de Azara / Universidad Maimónides, Hidalgo 775, C1405BDB, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Interests: avian evolution; cenozoic paleoenvironments; neotropical biogeography; conservation paleobiology; bird paleoecolgy

Departamento de Biología, Facultad de Ciencias del Mar y Ambientales/Instituto Universitario de Investigacion Marina (INMAR), Universidad de Cádiz, Campus de Excelencia Internacional del Mar (CEIMAR), Av. República Saharaui, s/n, Ap. 40, 11510 Puerto Real (Cádiz), Spain
Interests: mainly marine heterobranchs and polyclads; Systematics; taxonomy; phylogeny; marine biodiversity; cryptic species; species complexes; cryptic diversity

Botanical Garden, Vytautas Magnus University, Ž.E. Žilibero 6, LT-46324 Kaunas, Lithuania
Interests: phenolics; anthocyanins; Plant Genetic Resources; fruit; forest
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