Personal identification

Full name
Filipa Paiva

Citation names

  • Paiva, Filipa

Author identifiers

Ciência ID


Language Speaking Reading Writing Listening Peer-review
Portuguese (Mother tongue)
English Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2) Proficiency (C2)
German Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Elementary (A2) Intermediate (B1)
Spanish; Castilian Intermediate (B1) Upper intermediate (B2) Intermediate (B1) Upper intermediate (B2)
Degree Classification
2015 - 2020
Natural Sciences (Doktor (PhD))
Major in Marine Sciences
Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät, Germany

Helmholtz-Zentrum für Ozeanforschung Kiel, Germany
"The role of geographic origin and life history stages in invasion ecology - a comparative assessment of Northern European, Ponto-Caspian and North American species" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
Good (cum laude)
2011 - 2014
Gestão e Conservação de Recursos Naturais (Mestrado)
Universidade de Lisboa Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Portugal

Universidade de Évora, Portugal
"Ship transport of marine invasive species and its stress resistance" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
16 (19/20 in final dissertation)
2007 - 2010
Biologia (Licenciatura)
Major in Biologia
Universidade de Évora Departamento de Biologia, Portugal


  1. Canning-Clode, J.; Paiva, F.. Management and control of biological invasions: Summary of part III. 2015.
  2. Canning-Clode, J.; Paiva, F.. Biogeography and vectors of biological invasions: Summary of part I. 2015.
  3. Canning-Clode, J.; Paiva, F.. Biological invasions in aquatic ecosystems and in host parasite systems: Summary of part II. 2015.
  4. Canning-Clode, J.; Paiva, F.. Predictions and new tools in biological invasions: Summary of part IV. 2015.
Journal article
  1. Paiva, Filipa; Dennis Brennecke; Christian Pansch; Elizabeta Briski. "Consistency of aquatic enclosed experiments: The importance of scale and ecological complexity". Diversity and Distributions (2020):
  2. Paiva, Filipa; Nora Charlotte Pauli; Elizabeta Briski. "Are juveniles as tolerant to salinity stress as adults? A case study of Northern European, Ponto-Caspian and North American species". Diversity and Distributions (2020):
  3. Pansch, C.; Scotti, M.; Barboza, F.R.; Al-Janabi, B.; Brakel, J.; Briski, E.; Bucholz, B.; et al. "Heat waves and their significance for a temperate benthic community: A near-natural experimental approach". Global Change Biology 24 9 (2018): 4357-4367. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85047452976&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  4. Paiva, F.; Barco, A.; Chen, Y.; Mirzajani, A.; Chan, F.T.; Lauringson, V.; Baltazar-Soares, M.; et al. "Is salinity an obstacle for biological invasions?". Global Change Biology 24 6 (2018): 2708-2720. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85042062759&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  5. Pauli, N.-C.; Paiva, F.; Briski, E.. "Are Ponto-Caspian species able to cross salinity barriers? A case study of the gammarid Pontogammarus maeoticus". Ecology and Evolution 8 19 (2018): 9817-9826. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85052952103&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  6. Lenz, M.; Ahmed, Y.; Canning-Clode, J.; Díaz, E.; Eichhorn, S.; Fabritzek, A.G.; da Gama, B.A.P.; et al. "Heat challenges can enhance population tolerance to thermal stress in mussels: a potential mechanism by which ship transport can increase species invasiveness". Biological Invasions 20 11 (2018): 3107-3122. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85047350810&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  7. Baltazar-Soares, M.; Paiva, F.; Chen, Y.; Zhan, A.; Briski, E.. "Diversity and distribution of genetic variation in gammarids: Comparing patterns between invasive and non-invasive species". Ecology and Evolution 7 19 (2017): 7687-7698. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85027716111&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  8. Brennecke, D.; Duarte, B.; Paiva, F.; Caçador, I.; Canning-Clode, J.. "Microplastics as vector for heavy metal contamination from the marine environment". Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 178 (2016): 189-195. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84953439584&partnerID=MN8TOARS.