Dr. N.V. Chernova


Dr. Chernova N.V.

         Born 11.12.1957 in Petrozavodsk, USSR.
Graduated from Petrozavodsk State University, Biological Faculty with Diploma in Biology.
Thesis: Early development of rainbow trout in condition of water pollution.

1988 - Candidate of Science (=Ph.D.) at the Leningrad state University.
Dissertation: Liparid fishes (Scorpaeniformes, Liparididae) of the Barents Sea and adjacent waters.


1980-1991 - Murmansk Marine Biological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Kola Brunch (Dal'nie Zelentsy); Fish department - research assistant, junior researcher, researcher;
1992- now - Zoological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences (Leningrad - St.Petersburg); Lab. of Ichthyology - recearcher, senior researcher;

         Research Interests:

          - Taxonomy and systematic of marine fishes; fishes of the Arctic seas and adjacent waters; new species of fam. Liparidae (Scorpaeniforms), Zoarcidae (Perciformes); fishes from the deep sea; zoogeography.


          About 73, includingly 42 papers and 2 monograph.

         Andriashev A.P., Chernova N.V. 1988. New species of the genus Careproctus (Liparididae) from the Porcupine Seabight, depth 4000 m. J. Ichthyol. V. 28. N 1. P. 1023-1026.
         Chernova N.V. 1991 Snailfishes of the Eurasian Arctic. Apatity, Kola Scientific Center Publising House. 111 p.] (In Russian).
         Andriashev A.P., Chernova N.V. 1995 . Annotated list of fishlike vertebrates and fish of the Arctic seas and adjacent waters. J. Ichthyol. V. 35. N 1. P. 81-123.
         Andriashev A.P., Chernova N.V. 1997 Two new species of liparid fishes (Liparidae, Scorpaeniformes) from the abyssal part of the Eastern North Atlantic. J. Ichthyol. V. 37, N 7, p. 479-484.
         Chernova N.V. 1998 Reestablishment of the validity of species Gymnelus bilabrus Andriashev 1937 with characteristics of species G. viridis (Fabricius, 1780) verified (Zoarcidae). J. Ichthyol. V. 38, N 2, p. 163-169.
         Chernova N.V. 1998 A new species Gymnelus andersoni sp. nova, from the Arctic seas with refinement of the species status of G. retrodorsalis Le Danois and G. pauciporus Anderson (Fam. Zoarcidae). J. Ichthyol. V. 38, N 6, P. 737-744.
         Chernova N.V. 1999 Careproctus solidus sp.n., a new species of liparid fish (Scorpaeniformes, Liparidae) from the lower bathyal of the Polar Basin. In: Kassens, H., H.A.Bauch, I Dmitrenko, H.Eiken, H.-W.Hubberten, M. Melles, I. Thiede and L. Timokhov (eds.). Land-ocean systems in the Siberian Arctic: Dynamics and History. Springer Verlag. Berlin. P. 181-188.
         Chernova N.V. 1999 New species Gymnelus knipowitschi from the Arctic ocean and a redescription of G. hemifasciatus Andriashev (Zoarcidae). J. Ichthyol. V. 39, N 1, p. 5-13.
         Chernova N.V. 1999 Four new species of Gymnelus (Zoarcidae) from the Arctic region. J. Ichthyol. V. 39, No 5, p. 343-352.
         Chernova N.V. 2000 Four New species of Gymnelus (Zoarcidae) from the Far Eastern Seas with genus diagnosis and key to species // J. Ichthyol. V. 40. N 1. P. 1-12.
         Chernova N.V. 2000 Ichthyifauna of the Laptev Sea: composition and structure. P. 28-29. In: Sixth Workshop on Russian-German Cooperation: Laptev Sea System. Program and Abstracts. October 12-14, 2000. Terra Nostra (Schriften der Alfred-Wegener-Stiftung), N 8. 81 p.
         Chernova N.V. 2001 A review of the genus Psednos (Pisces, Liparidae) with description of ten new species from the North Atlantic and Southwestern Indian Ocean // Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. Vol. 155. No. 10. P. 477-507.
         Chernova N.V., Eastman J.T 2001 Two new species of snailfish genus Paraliparis (Pisces: Liparidae) from the Ross Sea, Antarctica. J. Fish Biol. V. 59. P. 92-104.
         Busby M.S., Chernova N.V. 2001 Redescription of the Festive Snailfish, Liparis marmoratus (Scorpaeniformes: Liparidae), with a new record from the northern Bering Sea // Ichthyol. Res. (Japan). V. 48. P. 187-191.
         Stein D. L., Chernova N.V., A. Andriashev 2001 Snailfishes (Pisces: Liparidae) of Australia, Including Descriptions of Thirty New Species. Records of the Australian Museum. V. 53. P. 341-406.
         Chernova N.V., M.S. Busby 2001 A redescription of the Shantar Snailfish, Liparis schantarensis (Scorpaeniformes: Liparidae), with new records from the Southeast Kamchatka Peninsula. Ichthyol. Research. V. 48, N 4. P. 429-434.

199034 St. Petersburg, Zoological Institute,
Russian Academy of Sciences
Laboratory of the Ichthyology
phone (work): 328.0612
Fax: 007(812)328.2941.