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Vesselina Ivanova Raykova

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

Phone: + 359 52 618011

Е-mail: vessita1@abv.bg

Date of birth: 7 May 1981

Place of birth: Burgas, Bulgaria

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” - 2006

Areas of research:

Vertebrate zoology, ecology and population biology of birds

Previous positions:

Department of Nature History, Varna Regional Museum of History.

curator (2007-)

Selected publications:

Ivanova, V., Raykov, I. 2003. Species composition and conservation status of terrestrial small mammals in wetlands "Silver" and "Kalimok. –In : Collection of scientific works of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski " Natural Sciences 2003, 161-164.

Atanasova, I., Markov, G., Ivanova, V. 2003. Ecological-faunistic analysis of terrestrial small mammals (Micromammalia) in agricultural ecosystems of northeastern Bulgaria. –In : Proceedings of scientific works of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski (Natural Sciences) 3-7

Raykov 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

Atanassova, I., Vasilev, V., Ivanova, V. 2006. Distribution of Gunther’s vole Microtus guentheri (Danford, Alston, 1888) in the Bulgarian part of Strandja mountain. –In : Yearbook of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski, XVI B4 7-17

Markov, G., Atanasova, I., Ivanova, V., Raykov, I. 2007. Population demographic structure of the forest dormouse / Dryomys nitedula Pall., 1779 / in shelterbelts in northeastern Bulgaria. –In : Yearbook of Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski ", XVII B3 248-258

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