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Vihtakari, Mikko



Arktisk og marin biologi


Telefon: 776 44490
Mobil jobb / Mobil privat: /
Epost : mikko.vihtakari@uit.no
Campus: Tromsø
Kontor/besøksadresse : NFH C 220 / Norges Fiskerihøgskole
Funksjon : Stipendiat

Stillingsbeskrivelse:

PhD student / Research fellow in Marine Ecology

Forskningsinteresser

  • Seabird feeding ecology
  • Bivalve community ecology, productivity under varying climate and the effect of predators on shallow water bivalve communities in the Arctic
  • Effect of ocean acidification on reproduction of bivalves
  • Population dynamics of scavenging amphipods

 

Forskningsprosjekter

  • Bivalve ecology. “Shallow water bivalves in a changing polar ecosystem” as a working title for the PhD project.
  • Diet and food item selectivity of common eiders
  • Diet variation of black-legged kittiwakes in Svalbard due to the climate

 

Verv

Student representative in ARCTOS SSC 2011

Arbeider i CRIStin

  • Vihtakari, Mikko; Hendriks, Iris E.; Holding, Johnna; Renaud, Paul; Duarte, Carlos M.; Havenhand, Jon N.. Effects of Ocean Acidification and Warming on Sperm Activity and Early Life Stages of the Mediterranean Mussel (Mytilus galloprovincialis). Water 2013; Volum 5 (4). ISSN 2073-4441.s 1890 - 1915.s doi: 10.3390/w5041890.

  • Nygård, Henrik Andreas; Berge, Jørgen; Søreide, Janne; Vihtakari, Mikko; Falk-Petersen, Stig. The amphipod scavenging guild in two Arctic fjords: seasonal variations, abundance and trophic interactions. Aquatic Biology 2012; Volum 14 (3). ISSN 1864-7790.s 247 - 264.s doi: 10.3354/ab00394.

  • Fuhrmann, Mona Maria; Kortsch, Susanne; Falk-Petersen, Jannike; Vihtakari, Mikko. The Red King Crab - an Alien in the Barents Sea. 2012.

  • Falk-Petersen, Jannike; Vihtakari, Mikko; Kortsch, Susanne; Fuhrman, Mona. The crab line. 2012.

  • Vihtakari, Mikko; Sarre, Aili; Hovinen, Johanna Emilia Heidi; Wallenschus, Jago. The Desperate Clam. 2011.

  • Medlem i forskningsgrupper:

    Arctic Marine System Ecology