Ms Andreia Salvador

Ms Andreia Salvador

Curator, Marine Mollusca

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

Specialisms

Marine Mollusca, curation, history of collection, taxonomy

Summary

As curator of Marine Mollusca, my responsabilities 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, 1995 - 2002

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

Publications

Salvador A, Morton B (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, : 145 - 156.

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