• Grado académico: Philosophical Doctor (Ph.D). Doctor Rerum Naturalium. Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Alemania.
  • Correo electrónico: aurzua@ucsc.cl
  • Teléfono: 56-41-2345265

Postdoctorado en Alfred-Wegener-Institut, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Polar-und Meeresforschung (AWI). Alemania.

Líneas de Investigación

  • Gran Ecosistema Marino de la Corriente de Humboldt.
  • Pesquerías y Acuicultura.
  • Fisiología y Ecología Reproductiva de Animales Marinos.

 

Publicaciones

2018
Viña N, Bascur M, Guzmán F, Riera R, Paschke K, Urzúa Á. Interspecific variation in the physiological and reproductive parameters of porcelain crabs from the Southeastern Pacific coast: potential adaptation in contrasting marine environments. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology: Part A. In Press*

Urzúa Á, Bascur M, Guzmán F, Urbina M. Carry-over effects modulated by salinity during the early ontogeny of the euryhaline crab Hemigrapsus crenulatus from the Southeastern Pacific coast: Development time and carbon and energy content of offspring. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology: part A. In Press *

Urzúa Á, Espinoza P, Bascur M, Guzmán, F. Trophic interactions of Pleuroncodes monodon (H. Milne Edwards, 1837) in the Large Marine Ecosystem of the Humboldt Current: Implications for the population dynamics and sustainability of pelagic fishery resources. Frontiers in Marine Science. In Press *

2017

Bascur M, Guzmán F, Mora S, Urzúa A. Seasonal changes in the biochemical composition of females and offspring of red squat lobster, Pleuroncodes monodon (Decapoda, Munididae), from the Southeastern Pacific. Marine Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/maec.12419

Urzúa A, Urbina M. Ecophysiological adaptations to variable salinity environments in the crab Hemigrapsus crenulatus from the Southeastern Pacific coast: Sodium regulation, respiration and excretion. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 210: 35–43.

Bascur M, Guzmán F, Mora S, Espinoza P, Urzúa A. Temporal variation in the fatty acid composition of ovigerous females and embryos of the squat lobster Pleuroncodes monodon (Decapoda, Munididae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. Pages 1-14. doi:10.1017/S002531541700145X

Hayd L, Anger K, Urzúa A. Growth, elemental and proximate biochemical composition of larval Amazon river prawn, Macrobrachium amazonicum, reared under different salinity conditions. Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research. Pages 1-12. DOI: 1402-7142.

2016

Guzmán F, Olavarría L, Urzúa Á.  Seasonal variation in reproductive parameters of the squat lobster Pleuroncodes monodon from a South Pacific population. Invertebrate Reproduction and Development. DOI: 10.1080/07924259.2016.1174155.

Espinoza C, Guzmán F, Bascur M, Urzúa Á.  Effect of starvation on the nutritional condition of early zoea larvae of the red squat lobster Pleuroncodes monodon (Decapoda, Munididae). Invertebrate Reproduction and Development. DOI: 10.1080/07924259.2016.1174157.

2013

Urzúa Á, Guerao G, Cuesta J, Rotllant G, Estévez A, Anger K. 2013. The bioenergetic fuel for non-feeding larval development in an endemic palaemonid shrimp from the Iberian Peninsula, Palaemonetes zariquieyi. Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology 46:381-397.

Urzúa Á, Anger K. 2013. Seasonal variations in larval biomass and biochemical composition of brown shrimp, Crangon crangon (Decapoda, Caridea), at hatching. Helgoland Marine Research 67:267-277.

2012

Guerao G, Simeó CG, Anger K, Urzúa Á, Rotllant G. 2012. Nutritional vulnerability of early zoea larvae of the crab Maja brachydactyla (Brachyura, Majidae). Aquatic Biology 16: 253-264.

Urzúa Á, Paschke K, Gebauer P, Anger K. 2012. Seasonal and interannual variations in size, biomass and chemical composition of the eggs of North Sea shrimp, Crangon crangon (Decapoda: Caridea). Marine Biology 159: 583-599.

2011

Guerao G, Hernández E, Urzúa Á. 2011. Early zoeal development of the shrimp Hippolyte leptocerus (Decapoda, Caridea, Hippolytidae). Zootaxa 2988: 53-65.

Urzúa Á, Anger K. 2011. Larval biomass and chemical composition at hatching in two geographically isolated clades of the shrimp Macrobrachium amazonicum: intra- or interspecific variation?, Invertebrate Reproduction and Development 55: 236-246.

 

Proyectos

2018-2022. Programa de Seguimiento de las Principales Pesquerías Nacionales. Pesquería Recursos Altamente Migratorios. Aspectos Biológico-Pesqueros. Proyecto 581136. Instituto de Fomento Pesquero (IFOP), Ministerio de Economía (MINECON). Co-Investigador. Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Co-Investigador).

2017-2019. Cultivo em Laboratório dos Caranguejos Dilocarcinus pagei. Nº SIAFEM 25884 e Nº FUNDECT 124/2016. Universidade Estadual de Mato Grosso do Sul, Brasil. Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Investigador Asociado).

2017-2021. Species interactions in changing and exploited coastal seas. Biologische Anstalt Helgoland. Alfred-Wegener-Institut (AWI), Helmholtz-Zentrum für Polar-und Meeresforschung, Alemania. Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Investigador Asociado).

2017-2021. Evolution and adaptation to climate change and anthropogenic stress in coastal and shelf system. Biologische Anstalt Helgoland. Alfred-Wegener-Institut (AWI), Helmholtz-Zentrum für Polar-und Meeresforschung, Alemania. Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Investigador Asociado).

2017-2021. Genetic, biochemical and reproductive mechanisms determining the evolution of life history strategies in marine invertebrates: Poecilogony species as study models. FONDECYT 1170598. Investigadores CIBAS que participan: Dr. Antonio Brante (Investigador Responsable), Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Co-Investigador), Dra. Fernanda Oyarzun (Co-Investigadora).

2016-2018. Programa de Seguimiento de Pesquerías de Recursos Altamente Migratorios. Enfoque Ecosistémico. Proyecto 585003-581125. Instituto de Fomento Pesquero (IFOP), Ministerio de Economía (MINECON). Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Co-Investigador).

2016-2018. A multi-disciplinary approach to understand the impact of ice loss and deglaciation on Antarctic coastal benthic ecosystems. CONICYT-NERC PII20150078. Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Antonio Brante (Director), , Dr. Patricio Camus (Director Alterno), Dr. Florence Tellier (Investigador Asociado), Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Investigador Asociado).

2015-2016. Evaluación directa de langostino amarillo y langostino colorado entre la II y VIII Regiones, año 2016  Res. Ex. Nº1322-2016. Ministerio de Economía (MINECON). Subsecretaría de Pesca y Acuicultura. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. Chile. Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Investigador Asociado).

2015-2017. Variability and adaptive responses in reproductive traits of the squat lobster, Pleuroncodes monodon: Implications for population dynamics and sustainable exploitation. FONDECYT Nº 11140213. Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Investigador Principal).

2014-2016. Potenciamiento de la línea de manejo y uso sustentable de recursos marinos en la UCSC. Programa de Atracción e Inserción CONICYT-PAI Nº 79130025. Investigador CIBAS que participa: Dr. Ángel Urzúa (Investigador Principal), Dr. Antonio Brante (Investigador Patrocinante).