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Ivaylo Antonov Raykov

Curator, Department of natural history - Varna regional museum of history

Date of birth: 19 May 1979

Place of birth: Shumen, Bulgaria

Phone: + 359 889013474

Е-mail: ivaylo.raykov@gmail.com

 

Foreign languages: English, Russian

Education:
Konstantin of Preslavski” Shumen University

Faculty of Natural Sciences

Bachelor degree - “Biology an chemistry”– 2002

Master degree - “Ecology and environmental protection” - 2009

Areas of research:

Zoology of the vertebrates; ecology and population biology of the mammals.

Previous positions:

Department of Nature History, Varna Regional Museum of History.

curator (2006-)

Participation in scientific projects:

Study of vertebrates in the Bulgarian and Romanian part of Dobrudja. Conservation status and conservation. - National Scientific Research Fund. (NSRF) - BRS 7.15, D01 - 1221/17.2007-2009. Participant : Shumen University and Grigorie Antipa Museum of Natural History - Bucharest

Study of flora and fauna in shelterbelts in Dobrudja (Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski) - RD 05-239/11.03.2009

Alien terrestrial arthropods and their importance for biodiversity of Bulgaria. (NSRF) - D002-191/17.12.2008-2011

Selected publications:

Ivanova V., Raikov, I. 2003. Species composition and conservation status of terrestrial small mammals in wetlands "Srebarna" and "Kalimok. - Collection of scientific works of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski" Natural Science "2003, 161-164.

Markov, G., Atanasova I., Raikov I., Todorov T.  2003. Faunistic survey of the terrestrial Micromammalia in Biosphere reserve Kamchia. - Collection of scientific works of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski " Jubilee scientific conference "Science" 3-7.

Markov G., Gospodinova M, Raikov I. Morphophysiological characteristic of the yellow necked wood mouse (Apodemus flavicollis Melchoir, 1834) in a park in Sofia with varying degrees of urbanization. 2004 - Forestry Thought 1 (29): 144-148.

Vassilev V., Raikov I., Vladimirov, D. 2006. Establish a colorful snake Elaphe sauromates near Shumen. In: Yearbook of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski " XVI B4 133-135

Raikov I., Markov G., Atanassova I., Ivanova V. 2006. Cranial morphometric determination of both sexes of yellow necked wood mouse (Apodemus flavicollis Melchoir, 1834) in northeastern Bulgaria. In: Yearbook of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski " XVI B4 139-147

Vasilev V., Ivanova V., Raikov I., Vasilev M. 2007. White Stork (Ciconia ciconia) in Shumen region from 2004 to 2005. -In: White stork in Bulgaria II, BSPB Conservation series 12: 283-289

Markov G., Atanassova I., Ivanova V., Raikov I. 2007. Population demographic structure of the forest dormouse (Dryomys nittedula pall., 1779 ) in shelterbelts in northeastern Bulgaria. In: Yearbook of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski ", XVII B3 248-258

Atanasova I., Murariu D., Raikov I., Hisamera G. 2009. Faunal composition and conservation status of small mammals in Southern Dobrudja. In: Yearbook of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski ", XIX B6. 83-96.

Markov G., Atanasova I., Raikov I., Gospodinova M. 2008. Forest Dormouse (Driomys nittedula Pall., 1779) in a New Forest Shelter Belt in North-Eastern Bulgaria. Cranial Epigenetic Characteristics and Population Differentiation. Reports of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences - 61 (9) 1145-1150

Atanasova I., Raykov I., Raykova V., Vasilev V. 2010. Outlining the most northern points of the habitat of Gunther’s vole Microtus guentheri (Danford, Alston,1888) in Bulgaria and some ecological notes. In: Yearbook of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski " XX B6 148-158