Ms Andreia Salvador

Ms Andreia Salvador

Curator, Marine Mollusca

Department: Life Sciences
Division: LS Invertebrates Division
Contact: email
Phone: 0207942 5115
My ResearchGate

Specialisms

Marine Mollusca, curation, history of collection, taxonomy

Summary

As curator of Marine Mollusca, my responsibilities involve curation and upkeep of type and general collections of marine molluscs; answering of enquiries relating to the collections and their curation; provision of loans; assist visitors to the Mollusca Section; identification and accession of new material of marine molluscs; maintaining the Mollusca Section database (KE EMu); maintaining the sectional library and archive; and IPM monitoring.

Qualifications

Degrees

BSc in Biology, University of Évora, Portugal

Employment history

Academic

Curator: Marine Mollusca, Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, 2011 - ongoing

Curator: Mammals, Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, 2008 - 2011

Assistant Curator: Mollusca, Mammals, Invertebrates II and Marine Consultancy, Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, 2004 - 2008

Curator, Marine Life Museum of the Portuguese Centre of Sub-aquatic Activities (C.P.A.S.), Portugal, 2002 - 2003

Highlighted publications

Salvador ANDREIA, Pickering JOAN (2017) Type catalogue of Terebridae (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Conoidea) in the Natural History Museum, London, U.K.. Zootaxa, 4250 (2) : 101 - 101. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4250.2.1

Salvador A (2015) Conus geographus, harnessing the power of this mighty mollusc. Pulse, news from the Linnean Society of London, 1 - 2.

Salvador A (2015) Conus geographus, the Life and Death Cone Snail

Grants

Great British Mollusca Types
Co-investigator: Salvador
Funding: John Ellerman Foundation
Dates: 2016 - 2018

Fieldwork

United Kindgom
2013 - 2013.

External Positions

Council Member, Malacological Society of London, 2014 - on going.

Memberships

Member, Unitas Malacologica, 2016 - on going.

Member, The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections, 2009 - on going.

Member, Natural Sciences Collections Association, 2004 - on going.

Events

Conference Attendance

Attendee/participant, Organiser, 7th Congress of the European Malacological Societies, (Conference), 2014 - 2014.

Poster presentation, Attendee/participant, World Congress of Malacology 2013, (Congress), 2013 - 2013.

Poster presentation, Attendee/participant, World Congress of Malacology 2016, (Congress),

Organisation

Organiser, Molluscan Forum 2017, (Conference),

Organiser, Molluscan Forum 2016, (Conference),

Organiser, Molluscan Forum 2015, (Conference),

Publications

Rowson B, Wood H, Ablett J, Gallichan J, Turner J, Holmes A, Oliver G, Salvador A (2017) Great British Mollusca Types Project: a union data database for the U.K.. Presented at NatSCA Conference & AGM 2017, Cambridge.

Salvador ANDREIA, Pickering JOAN (2017) Type catalogue of Terebridae (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Conoidea) in the Natural History Museum, London, U.K.. Zootaxa, 4250 (2) : 101 - 101. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4250.2.1

Salvador A (2016) The marine mollusc collection at the Natural History Museum, London. Presented at World Congress of Malacology 2016.

Salvador A (2015) Conus geographus, harnessing the power of this mighty mollusc. Pulse, news from the Linnean Society of London, 1 - 2.

Salvador A (2015) Conus geographus, the Life and Death Cone Snail

Salvador A (2013) The voyage of La Bonite, 1836-1837. The dry material at the Natural History Museum, London. Presented at World Congress of Malacology.

Morton, Brian, Salvador A (2009) The biology of the zoning subtidal polychaeta Ditrupa arietina (Serpulidae) in the Açores, Portugal, with the description of the life history of its tube. AÇOREANA, Suplemento 6 : 145 - 156.

Campbell P, Evans NJ, Tittley I, Robbins RS, Bamber RN, Huxley R, Salvador A, Spurrier CJ (2008) Rivers Fields Development Onshore Pipeline Environmental Recovery Monitoring Programme, Summer -Autumn 2007. null,

Salvador A (2004) Colecção Malacológica do Museu de História Natural de Londres (The Malacological Collection of the Natural History Museum of London).. Portugala – Newsletter of the Portuguese Malacological Institute, 4 :

Salvador A (2002) Spatial and temporal distribution and abundance of four species of Trochidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda) on the SW coast of Portugal. Undergraduate Dissertation. (Supervisor(s)) Castro J.

Introduction

Summary

As curator of Marine Mollusca, my responsibilities involve curation and upkeep of type and general collections of marine molluscs; answering of enquiries relating to the collections and their curation; provision of loans; assist visitors to the Mollusca Section; identification and accession of new material of marine molluscs; maintaining the Mollusca Section database (KE EMu); maintaining the sectional library and archive; and IPM monitoring.

Qualifications

Degrees

BSc in Biology, University of Évora, Portugal

Employment history

Academic

Curator: Marine Mollusca, Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, 2011 - ongoing

Curator: Mammals, Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, 2008 - 2011

Assistant Curator: Mollusca, Mammals, Invertebrates II and Marine Consultancy, Natural History Museum, United Kingdom, 2004 - 2008

Curator, Marine Life Museum of the Portuguese Centre of Sub-aquatic Activities (C.P.A.S.), Portugal, 2002 - 2003

Highlighted publications

Salvador ANDREIA, Pickering JOAN (2017) Type catalogue of Terebridae (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Conoidea) in the Natural History Museum, London, U.K.. Zootaxa, 4250 (2) : 101 - 101. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4250.2.1

Salvador A (2015) Conus geographus, harnessing the power of this mighty mollusc. Pulse, news from the Linnean Society of London, 1 - 2.

Salvador A (2015) Conus geographus, the Life and Death Cone Snail

Projects

Grants

Great British Mollusca Types
Co-investigator: Salvador
Funding: John Ellerman Foundation
Dates: 2016 - 2018

Fieldwork

United Kindgom
2013 - 2013.

Professional activities

External Positions

Council Member, Malacological Society of London, 2014 - on going.

Memberships

Member, Unitas Malacologica, 2016 - on going.

Member, The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections, 2009 - on going.

Member, Natural Sciences Collections Association, 2004 - on going.

Events

Conference Attendance

Attendee/participant, Organiser, 7th Congress of the European Malacological Societies, (Conference), 2014 - 2014.

Poster presentation, Attendee/participant, World Congress of Malacology 2013, (Congress), 2013 - 2013.

Poster presentation, Attendee/participant, World Congress of Malacology 2016, (Congress),

Organisation

Organiser, Molluscan Forum 2017, (Conference),

Organiser, Molluscan Forum 2016, (Conference),

Organiser, Molluscan Forum 2015, (Conference),

Publications

Publications

Rowson B, Wood H, Ablett J, Gallichan J, Turner J, Holmes A, Oliver G, Salvador A (2017) Great British Mollusca Types Project: a union data database for the U.K.. Presented at NatSCA Conference & AGM 2017, Cambridge.

Salvador ANDREIA, Pickering JOAN (2017) Type catalogue of Terebridae (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Conoidea) in the Natural History Museum, London, U.K.. Zootaxa, 4250 (2) : 101 - 101. doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.4250.2.1

Salvador A (2016) The marine mollusc collection at the Natural History Museum, London. Presented at World Congress of Malacology 2016.

Salvador A (2015) Conus geographus, harnessing the power of this mighty mollusc. Pulse, news from the Linnean Society of London, 1 - 2.

Salvador A (2015) Conus geographus, the Life and Death Cone Snail

Salvador A (2013) The voyage of La Bonite, 1836-1837. The dry material at the Natural History Museum, London. Presented at World Congress of Malacology.

Morton, Brian, Salvador A (2009) The biology of the zoning subtidal polychaeta Ditrupa arietina (Serpulidae) in the Açores, Portugal, with the description of the life history of its tube. AÇOREANA, Suplemento 6 : 145 - 156.

Campbell P, Evans NJ, Tittley I, Robbins RS, Bamber RN, Huxley R, Salvador A, Spurrier CJ (2008) Rivers Fields Development Onshore Pipeline Environmental Recovery Monitoring Programme, Summer -Autumn 2007. null,

Salvador A (2004) Colecção Malacológica do Museu de História Natural de Londres (The Malacological Collection of the Natural History Museum of London).. Portugala – Newsletter of the Portuguese Malacological Institute, 4 :

Salvador A (2002) Spatial and temporal distribution and abundance of four species of Trochidae (Mollusca, Gastropoda) on the SW coast of Portugal. Undergraduate Dissertation. (Supervisor(s)) Castro J.