Odalisca Breedy

 

 

Desde 2005 investigadora en el Centro de Investigación en Ciencias Marinas y Limnología (CIMAR), Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR), investigadora asociada al Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI), Panamá y curadora en el Museo de Zoología, UCR. Desde 2009, investigadora asociada al Centro de Investigación en Estructuras Microscópicas (CIEMIC), UCR.

 

Intereses de Investigación:

Taxonomía, sistemática, biogeografía y ecología de octocorales y corales negros (antipatarios).

 

 

Último Título Académico:

2010. .Ph.D. en Ciencias.  Universidad de Costa Rica. Tesis:.Biodiversidad y Sistemática de octocorales (Coelenterata: Anthozoa: Octocorallia) en el Pacifico Oriental. Universidad de Costa Rica 203 pp.

 

Familia Descrita: 

Aquaumbridae Breedy, Ofwegen & Vargas, 2012

 

Géneros Descritos:
Aquaumbra Breedy, Ofwegen & Vargas, 2012

Coricuma Watling & Breedy, 1988
 

Especies descritas:

 

Antipatharia

Lillipathes ritamariae Opresko & Breedy, 2010

 

Octocorallia
Psammogorgia hookeri Breedy & Guzman, 2014

Eugorgia beebei Breedy, Williams & Guzman, 2013

Eugorgia mutabilis Breedy, Williams & Guzman, 2013

Eugorgia siedenburgae Breedy & Guzman, 2013

Aquaumbra klapferi Breedy, Ofwegen & Vargas, 2012

Leptogorgia ena Breedy, Guzman & Abeytia, 2012

Leptogorgia cortesi Breedy & Guzman, 2012

Pacifigorgia marviva Guzman & Breedy, 2011

Leptogorgia tricorata Breedy & Cortés, 2011
Leptogorgia ignita Breedy & Guzman, 2008
Leptogorgia christie Guzman & Breedy, 2008
Leptogorgia cofrini Breedy & Guzman, 2005
Pacifigorgia rubripunctata Williams & Breedy, 2004
Pacifigorgia symbiotica Williams & Breedy, 2004
Pacifigorgia dampieri Williams & Breedy, 2004
Pacifigorgia sculpta Breedy & Guzman, 2004
Pacifigorgia smithsoniana Breedy & Guzman, 2004
Pacifigorgia ferruginea Breedy & Guzman, 2004
Pacifigorgia catedralensis Breedy & Guzman, 2004
Pacifigorgia rubinoffi Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia senta Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia cairnsi Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia curta Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia firma Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia flavimaculata Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia lacerata Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia rubicunda Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia samarensis Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia tupperi Breedy & Guzman, 2003
Pacifigorgia bayeri Breedy, 2001
Heterogorgia hickmani Breedy & Guzman, 2005


Crustacea
Coricuma nicoyensis Watling & Breedy, 1988

 

Publicaciones:

Artículos Científicos:

 

Breedy, O. & Guzman, H.M. 2014. A New Species of Alcyonacean Octocoral from the Peruvian Zoogeographic Region. Journal of the Marine Biological Association, U.K. doi:10.1017/S0025315413001835.

Vargas, S., Guzman, H.M., Breedy, O. & Wörheidea, G. 2014. Molecular phylogeny and DNA barcoding of tropical eastern Pacific shallow-water gorgonian octocorals. Marine Biology. DOI 10.1007/s00227-014-2396-8.

Breedy, O., Williams, G. & Guzman, H.M. 2013. Two new species of gorgonian octocorals from the Tropical Eastern Pacific Biogeographic Region (Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Gorgoniidae). ZooKeys, 350: 75–90.

Breedy, O. & Guzman, H.M. 2013. A new species of the genus Eugorgia Verrill, 1868 (Cnidaria: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) from mesophotic reefs in the eastern Pacific.  Bulletin of Marine Science, 89(3): 735-743.

Abeytia, R., Guzman, H.M. & Breedy, O. 2013. Species composition and bathymetric distribution of gorgonians (Anthozoa: Octocorallia) on the Southern Mexican Pacific coast. Revista de Biología Tropical, 61(3): 1157-1166.

Breedy O., Ofwegen van, L.P. & Vargas, S. 2012. A new family of soft corals (Anthozoa, Octocorallia, Alcyonacea) from the aphotic tropical eastern Pacific waters revealed by integrative taxonomy, Systematics and Biodiversity, 10:3, 351-359.

Breedy, O., Abeytia, R. & Guzman, H.M. 2012. A new species of Leptogorgia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Octocorallia) from the Mexican Pacific coast.  Bulletin of Marine Science, 88(2): 319-325.

Breedy, O., & Guzman, H.M. 2012. A new species of Leptogorgia (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Octocorallia) from Golfo Dulce, Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica.  Zootaxa, 3182: 65–68.

Alvarado, J.J.,Guzman, H.M., Breedy, O. 2012. Distribution and diversity of echinoderms (Asteroidea, Echinoidea, Holothuroidea) in the islands of the Gulf of Chiriqui, Panama. Revista de Biologia Marina y Oceanografia, 47(1): 13-22.

Breedy, O. & Guzman, H.M. 2011. A revision of the genus Heterogorgia Verrill, 1868 (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Plexauridae.  Zootaxa, 2995: 27-44.

Breedy, O. & Cortés, J. 2011. Morphology and taxonomy of a new species of Leptogorgia (Cnidaria: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) in Cocos Island National Park, Pacific Costa Rica, Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 124(2):62–69.

Guzman, H. M. & Breedy, O. 2011. Pacifigorgia marviva (Anthozoa: Octocorallia) a new species from Coiba National Park, Pacific Panama. Journal of the Marine Biological Association, 92: 693–698.

Opresko, D.M. & Breedy, O. 2010. A New Species of Antipatharian Coral (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Antipatharia: Schizopathidae) from the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 123 (3): 234-241.

Vargas, S., Eitel, M., Breedy, O. & Schierwater, B. 2010. Molecules match morphology: mitochondrial DNA supports Bayer’s Lytreia–Bebryce–Heterogorgia (Alcyonacea: Octocorallia) clade hypothesis. Invertebrate Systematics, 24: 1-9.

Vargas S., Breedy O. & Guzman H. M. 2010. The phylogeny of Pacifigorgia (Coelenterata, Octocorallia, Gorgoniidae): a case study of the use of continuous characters in the systematic of the Octocorallia. Zoosystema, 32 (1): 5-18.

Vargas, S., Breedy, O., Siles, F. & Guzman, H. 2010. How many kinds of sclerite? Towards a morphometric classification of gorgoniid microskeletal components.  Micron, 41: 158-164.

Breedy, O., Guzman, H.M. & Vargas, S. 2009. A revision of the genus Eugorgia Verrill, 1868 (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae. Zootaxa 2151: 1-46.

Breedy, O., Hickman C.P. Jr. & Williams, G. 2009. Octocorals in the Galapagos Islands. Galapagos Research, 66: 27-31.

Breedy, O. & Guzman, H.M. 2008. Leptogorgia ignita, a new shallow-water coral species (Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) from the tropical eastern Pacific. Journal of the Marine Biological Association, U.K. 88(5): 893-899.

Guzman, H. M. & Breedy, O. 2008. Leptogorgia christiae (Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) a new shallow gorgonian from Pacific Panama. Journal of the Marine Biological Association, U.K. 88(4): 719-722.

Breedy, O. & Cortes, J. 2008. Octocorals (Coelenterata: Anthozoa: Octocorallia) of Isla del Coco, Costa Rica. Revista de Biologia Tropical, 56 (Suplemento 2): 71-77.

Guzman, H. M., Benfield, S., Breedy, O., Mair, J.M. 2008. Broadering protection across the Marine Conservatin Corridor of the Eastern Tropical Pacific: distribution and diversity of reefs in Las Perlas Archipelago, Panama. Environmental Conservation, 35: 46-54.

Vargas, S., Guzman, H.M., Breedy, O. 2008. “Distribution patterns of the genus Pacifigorgia (Octocorallia Gorgoniidae): Track analysis and parsimony analysis of endemicity.” Journal of Biogeography 35: 241-247.

Breedy, O & Guzman, H.M. 2007. A revision of the genus Leptogorgia Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857 (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) in the eastern Pacific. Zootaxa 1419: 1-90.

Guzman, H.M. & Breedy, O. 2007. Distribución de la Diversidad y Estado de Conservación de los Arrecifes Coralinos y Comunidades Coralinas del Pacífico Occidental de Panamá (Punta Mala-Punta Burica). The Nature Conservancy.

Breedy, O. & Guzman, H.M. 2005. A new species of alcyonacean octocoral from the Galapágos Archipelago. Journal of the Marine Biological Association, U.K. 85: 801-807.

Breedy, O. & Guzman, H.M. 2005. A new species of Leptogorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) from the shallow waters of the eastern Pacific. Zootaxa 899: 1-11.

Breedy, O & Guzman, H.M. 2004. New species of the gorgoniian genus Pacifigorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) from the Pacific of Panamá. Zootaxa 541: 1-15.

Williams, G. & Breedy, O. 2004. The Panamic Genus Pacifigorgia (Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) in the Galápagos Archipelago. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 55(3): 54-87.

Guzman, H.M., Guevara, C.A. & Breedy, O. 2004. Distribution, diversity, and conservation of coral reefs and coral communities in the largest marine protected area of Pacific Panama (Coiba Island). Environmental Conservation 31(2): 1-11.

Breedy, O & Guzman, H.M. 2003. The Genus Pacifigorgia (Octocorallia: Gorgonacea) in Costa Rica (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae). Zootaxa 281: 1-60.

Breedy, O. & Guzman, H.M. 2003. A new species of Pacifigorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) from Panama. Zootaxa 128: 1-10.

Breedy, O. & Guzman, H.M. 2002. A Revision of the Genus Pacifigorgia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 115: 787-844.

Calvo Shadid, A. & Breedy Shadid, O. 2002. Glosario tetralingue de términos aplicados a la morfología y anatomía de Octocorallia (Coelenterata: Octocorallia). Revista de Filología y Linguística. 28 (2): 1-26.

Breedy, O. 2001. A new species of Pacifigorgia from the eastern Pacific (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Holaxonia). Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington 10: 181-187.

Breedy Shadid, O. & Calvo Shadid, A.. 2000. La creación de léxico científico: terminología aplicada a la subclase Octocorallia (Anthozoa: Cnidaria) Revista de Filología y Linguística. 26 (1): 81-98.

Breedy, O. & M. Murillo. 1995. Isopodos (Crustacea: Peracarida) de un arrecife del Caribe de Costa Rica. Revista Biologia Tropical 43(1-3): 219-229.

Watling, L. & Breedy, O. 1988. A new cumacean (Crustacea) genus from beaches of Golfo de Nicoya, Costa Rica. Revista Biología Tropical 36 (2B): 527-533.

 

Capítulos de Libros Editados:

 

Ofwegen, L. van, Breedy, O. & Cairns, S.D. 2009. Octocorallia-Octocorals: Pp. 177-214. In: V. Häussermann & G. Försterra (Eds.). Marine Benthic Fauna of Chilean Patagonia. Nature in Focus, Santiago, Chile.

Breedy, O. 2009. Octocorals. Chapter IV, Part 10, Pp. 161-167. In: I.S. Wehrtmann and J. Cortés (Eds.). Marine Biodiversity of Costa Rica, Central America. Monographiae Biologicae 86. Springer Verlag, Berlin

Heard, R.W, Breedy, O & Vargas, R. 2009. Tanaidaceans. Chapter IV, Part 19, Pp. 245-256. In: I.S. Wehrtmann and J. Cortés (Eds.). Marine Biodiversity of Costa Rica, Central America. Monographiae Biologicae 86. Springer Verlag, Berlin

Petrescu, I., Heard, R.W., Vargas R. & Breedy, O. 2009. Cumaceans. Chapter IV, Part 18, Pp. 237-244. In: I.S. Wehrtmann and J. Cortés (Eds.). Marine Biodiversity of Costa Rica, Central America. Monographiae Biologicae 86. Springer Verlag, Berlin.