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Dovgal Igor Vasilyevich

Affiliation: A. O. Kovalevsky Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas of RAS

Position, academic degree, rank: Chief Researcher, D. Sc., Prof.

Address: 2 Nakhimov ave., Sevastopol, 299011, Russian Federation

E-mail: dovgal-1954@mail.ru

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ORCID ID: 0000-0002-3876-233X

Scopus Author ID: 24467576300

WoS ResearcherID: B-6364-2018

SPIN-code: 6474-1215

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Research area:
fauna, ecology, systematics, evolution, and phylogeny of sessile protists;
investigation of Suctorea, Chonotrichia, and Apostomatia (Ciliophora);
development of the concept of a hydrodynamic boundary layer of a liquid as an adaptive zone for sessile protists;
questions of evolution of protists ontogenesis (ciliates especially) in connection with transition of the latter ones to the sedentary lifestyle;
issues of ontogeny evolution and Metazoa origin.
Keywords: protists, ciliates, systematics, phylogeny, evolution, and ecology.
Membership in international and Russian publishing associations, scientific communities, and other organizations:
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Protistology" (Penza State University);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Ecologica Montenegrina" (University of Montenegro);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Ecosistemy" (V. I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University);
Member – International Society of Protistologists;
Member – Russian Hydrobiological Society.


References:

Sergeeva N. G., Abibulaeva A. S., Dovgal I. V. First finds of sessile ciliates (Ciliophora) in artificial and natural caverns on the Crimean coast of the Black Sea. Ecologica Montenegrina, 2022, vol. 52, pp. 33–41. https://doi.org/10.37828/em.2022.52.5

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Sautya S., Abibulaeva A., Padhi S. K. Report of Cothurnia cf. pedunculata Dons, 1918 (Ciliophora: Peritrichia) found as epibiont on Entoprocta from the Indian Ocean. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 2022, vol. 63, no. 1, pp. 83–87. https://doi.org/10.21411/CBM.A.D1F8DCA4

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Fernandes V., Bhaumik A., Nanajkar M. Report of Acineta euchaetae Sewell, 1951 from new locality of the Arabian Sea with notes on their taxonomy and distribution. Zootaxa, 2021, vol. 5039, no. 2, pp. 291–298. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5039.2.9

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Fernandez-Leborans G. A checklist of ciliates (Ciliophora) inhabiting on cnidarians. Zootaxa, 2021, vol. 5039, no. 2, pp. 151–178. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5039.2.1

 

Baldrighi E., Dovgal I., Zeppilli D., Abibulaeva A., Michelet C., Michaud E., Franzo A., Grassi E., Cesaroni L., Guidi L., Balsamo M., Sandulli R., Semprucci F. The cost for biodiversity: Records of ciliate–nematode epibiosis with the description of three new suctorian species. Diversity, 2020, vol. 12, iss. 6, art. no. 224 (25 p.). https://doi.org/10.3390/d12060224

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Mayén-Estrada R., Fernandez-Leborans F. A checklist of ciliates (Ciliophora) inhabiting on ostracods (Crustacea, Ostracoda). Zootaxa, 2020, vol. 4763, no. 1, pp. 17–30. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4763.1.2

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Nanajkar M. New records of epibiont ciliates Thecacineta urceolata and Acinetides gruberi (Ciliophora: Suctorea) from the Indian coast. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 2020, vol. 61, no. 3, pp. 355–359. https://doi.org/10.21411/CBM.A.B713B863

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Nanajkar M. Report of ciliate epibionts (Ciliophora) on meiobenthic invertebrates from Indian coast near Karwar, Karnataka. Protistology, 2020, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 84–88. https://doi.org/10.21685/1680-0826-2020-14-2-5

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Schizas N. V. Report of epibiont ciliates (Ciliophora) on harpacticoid copepods from Caribbean mesophotic reefs. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 2020, vol. 61, no. 1, pp. 131–136. https://doi.org/10.21411/CBM.A.E1C0E61

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Fernandez-Leborans G. A checklist of suctorian epibiont ciliates (Ciliophora) found on meiobenthic marine nematodes. Journal of Natural History, 2019, vol. 53, no. 33–34, pp. 2133–2143. https://doi.org/10.1080/00222933.2019.1692085

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Nanajkar M., Fernandes V. Report of epibiont ciliates (Cilliophora: Suctorea) on pelagic ostracods (Crustacea: Ostracoda) from the Arabian Sea. Zootaxa, 2019, vol. 4695, no. 4, pp. 378–384. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4695.4.5

 

Chatterjee T., Nanajkar M., Dovgal I., Sergeeva N., Bhave S. New records of epibiont Thecacineta calix (Ciliophora: Suctorea) from the Caspian Sea and Angriya Bank, Arabian Sea. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 2019, vol. 60, no. 5, pp. 445–451. https://doi.org/10.21411/CBM.A.C75BCBEA

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Nanajkar M., Bogati K. Note on the genus Lecanophryella (Ciliophora: Suctorea) with description of a new species from west coast of India. Zootaxa, 2019, vol. 4612, no. 4, pp. 494–500. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4612.4.2

 

Chatterjee T., Nanajkar M., Dovgal I. New record of Loricophyra stresemanni (Ciliophora: Suctorea) as epibiont on nematodes from the Indian Ocean and notes on the genus Loricophrya. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 2019, vol. 60, no. 3, pp. 283–288. https://doi.org/10.21411/CBM.A.9C4BB1B2

 

Durucan F., Artüz M. L., Dovgal I. V. The first record of Paracineta irregularis (Ciliophora, Suctorea) as epibiont on Rhombognathus halacarid mite (Acari, Halacaridae) from the Sea of Marmara, Turkey. Protistology, 2019, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 67-70. http://protistology.ifmo.ru/num13_2/dovgal_protistology_13-2.pdf

 

Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Pešić V., Zawal A. A checklist of epibiont suctorian and peritrich ciliates (Ciliophora) on halacarid and hydrachnid mites (Acari: Halacaridae & Hydrachnidia). Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4457, no. 3, pp. 415–430. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.3.4

 

Dovgal I. V., Gavrilova N. A. Diversity and functions of loricae in ciliates (Ciliophora). Marine Biological Journal, 2018, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 13–21. https://doi.org/10.21072/mbj.2018.03.3.02

 

Kukushkin A. S., Dovgal I. V. Sexual dimorphism in Pseudopus apodus (Reptilia: Sauria: Anguidae) from the Steppe Crimea. Ecologica Montenegrina, 2018, vol. 19, pp. 1–21. https://biotaxa.org/em/article/view/41040

 

Ansari K. G. M. T., Guidi L., Dovgal I. V., Balsamo M., Semprucci F. Some epibiont suctorian ciliates from meiofaunal organisms of Maldivian archipelago with description of a new ciliate species. Zootaxa, 2017, vol. 4258, no. 4, pp. 375–387. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4258.4.5

 

Sahu G., Panigrahi S., Mohanty A. K., Satpathy K. K., Dovgal I. New record of a protozoan ciliate epibiont, Acineta karamani Hadži 1940 on copepod host Labidocera acuta from the Indian Ocean. Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences, 2017, vol. 46, no. 9, pp. 1802–1805. http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/42606

 

Ivanova E., Dovgal I., Newton A. First records of epibiont ciliates (Ciliophora) in methane enriched sediments with species redescriptions. Ecologica Montenegrina, 2017, vol. 10, pp. 51–57. https://www.biotaxa.org/em/article/view/30045

 

Sergeeva N. G., Ürkmez D., Dovgal I. V., Sezgin M. Protists (Ciliophora, Gromiida, Foraminifera) in the Black Sea meiobenthic communities. Journal of the Black Sea / Mediterranean Environment, 2017, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 121–155. http://blackmeditjournal.org/volumes-archive/vol23-2017/vol-23-2017-no-2/protists-ciliophora-gromiida-foraminifera-in-the-black-sea-meiobenthic-communities/