Saint-Petersburg State University
Faculty of Biology

Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Rus | Eng

Marina Varfolomeeva

Degree: PhD SPbSU

Position: lecturer

Phone: (812) 328-96-88

Curriculum Vitae pdf


ResearchGate: Marina Varfolomeeva

Research interests:
structure and dynamics of marine benthic communities, spatial scales, succession, interspecific and intraspecific biotic interactions, growth and reproduction of marine invertebrates, demographic structure of populations, microevolution, biostatistics.



  1. Maltseva, A., Varfolomeeva, M., Lobov, A., Mikhailova, N., Renaud, P., Grishankov, A., Volovik, K., Granovitch, A., 2016. Measuring physiological similarity of closely related littorinid species: a proteomic insight. Marine Ecology Progress Series. doi:10.3354/meps11770
  2. Aristov, D., Varfolomeeva, M., Puzachenko, G., 2015. Alls good in a famine? Hydrobia ulvae as a secondary prey for juveniles of Iceland moonsnails Amauropsis islandica at the White Sea sandflats. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 95, 16011606. doi:10.1017/S0025315415000454
  3. Varfolomeeva, M., Naumov, A., 2013. Long-term temporal and spatial variation of macrobenthos in the intertidal soft-bottom flats of two small bights (Chupa Inlet, Kandalaksha Bay, White Sea). Hydrobiologia 706, 175189. doi:10.1007/s10750-012-1341-4
  4. Varfolomeeva, M.A., 2013. Biotic Interactions, Structure, and Long-term Changes in Marine Benthic Assemblages (Ph.D. Thesis). Saint Petersburg State University, St.-Petersburg, Russia.
  5. Varfolomeeva, M., Artemieva, A., Shunatova, N., Yakovis, E., 2008. Growth and survival of barnacles in presence of co-dominating solitary ascidians: growth ring analysis. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 363, 4247. doi:10.1016/j.jembe.2008.06.012

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