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

Position, academic degree, rank: head of the laboratory, PhD

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



Membership in editorial boards, scientific communities, and other organizations:

member of the editorial board – scientific journal Ekologiya gidrosfery;

member of the editorial board – scientific journal Nature Conservation Research. Zapovednaya nauka;

member of the editorial board – scientific journal Voprosy sovremennoi al'gologii;

co-chair – CIESM Living Resources & Marine Ecosystems Committee.


Major papers over the past five years:

Milchakova N. A., Ryabogina V. G. The herbarium of macrophytes of the A. O. Kovalevsky Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas of RAS (Sevastopol) and the stages of its formation. Botanicheskii zhurnal, 2023, vol. 108, iss. 8, pp. 752–766.


Milchakova N. A. Prominent women-algolists of the Sevastopol Biological Station – Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas: Fates and ways in science. Journal of Oceanological Research, 2022, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 80–99.


Alexandrov V. V., Milchakova N. A. Do protected areas influence populations of the threatened red alga Phyllophora crispa along the southwestern coast of Crimea (the Black Sea)? Nature Conservation Research, 2022, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 70–83.


Milchakova N. A., Bondareva L. V., Alexandrov V. V. Core areas in the structure of the regional ecological framework of Sevastopol City. South of Russia: Ecology, Development, 2022, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 102–114.


Riquet F., De Kuyper Ch., Fauvelot C., Airoldi L., Planes S., Fraschetti S., Mačić V., Milchakova N., Mangialajo L., Bottin L. Highly restricted dispersal in habitat-forming seaweed may impede natural recovery of disturbed populations. Scientific Reports, 2021, vol. 11, iss. 1, art. no. 16792 (15 p.).


Bates A. E., Primack R. B., Biggar B. S., Bird T. J., Clinton M. E., Command R. J., Richards C., Shellard M., … Milchakova N. A. et al. Global COVID-19 lockdown highlights humans as both threats and custodians of the environment. Biological Conservation, 2021, vol. 263, art. no. 109175 (18 p.).


Shik N. V., Bondareva L. V., Milchakova N. A., Alexandrov V. V. Environmental, historical and cultural value of the Сanrobert Hill, the perspective natural monument of Sevastopol. Ekosistemy, 2021, iss. 28, pp. 29–43.


Boissin E., Neglia V., Baksay S., Micu D., Bat L., Topaloglu B., Todorova V., Panayotova M., Kruschel C., Milchakova N., Voutsinas E., Beqiraj S., Nasto I., Aglieri G., Taviani M., Zane L., Planes S. Chaotic genetic structure and past demographic expansion of the invasive gastropod Tritia neritea in its native range, the Mediterranean Sea. Scientific Reports, 2020, vol. 10, iss. 1, art. no. 21624 (13 p.).


Bondareva L. V., Milchakova N. A. Methodical recommendations for the description of a tree as a natural monument (through an example of Juniperus excelsa M. Bieb., cape Sarych, south-western Crimea). Yug Rossii: ekologiya, razvitie, 2020, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 107–117.