Dr. Alejandra Sepulveda Lozada

Country of current residence


Current position

Research Associate

Current institute employer

University of Bremen




Sepulveda Lozada, A.  2017.  Food web dynamics in coastal vegetated habitats of the Southern Gulf of Mexico.  Doctoral Thesis at  University of Bremen.  Further Information
Sepúlveda-Lozada, A., U. Saint-Paul, M. Mendoza-Carranza, M. Wolff, A. Yáñez-Arancibia.  2017.  Flood pulse induced changes in isotopic niche and resource utilization of consumers in a Mexican floodplain system.  doi:10.1007/s00027-017-0520-9   : Aquatic Sciences   .


Mendoza-Carranza, M., Sepúlveda-Lozada, A., Dias-Ferreira, C., Geissen, V..  2016.  Distribution and bioconcentration of heavy metals in a tropical aquatic food web: A case study of a tropical estuarine lagoon in SE Mexico.  Environmental Pollution, 210   : 155-165   .


Sepúlveda-Lozada, A., M. Mendoza-Carranza, M. Wolff, U. Saint-Paul, A. Ponce-Mendoca.  2014.  Differences in food web structure of mangroves and freshwater marshes: evidence from stable isotope studies in the Southern Gulf of Mexico.  Wetlands Ecology and Management, doi:10.1007/s11273-014-9382-2   . Further Information


Sepúlveda, A., M. Schluep, F. G. Renaud, M. Streicher, R. Kuehr, C. Hagelüken and A. C. Gerecke.  2010.  A review of the environmental fate and effects of hazardous substances released from electrical and electronic equipments during recycling: Examples from China and India.  Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 30: 28–41   . Download [PDF | 599.21KB]
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Geissen, V., R. Sánchez-Hernández, C. Kampichler, R. Ramos-Reyes, A. Sepulveda-Lozada, S. Ochoa-Gaona, B.H.J. de Jong, E. Huerta-Lwanga and S. Hernández-Daumas.  2009.  Effects of land-use change on some properties of tropical soils — An example from Southeast Mexico.  Geoderma, 151   : 87–97   .
Sepúlveda-Lozada, A., V. Geissen, S. Ochoa-Gaona, A. Jarquín-Sánchez, S. Hernández de la Cruz, E. Capetillo and L. F. Zamora-Cornelio.  2009.  Influencia de tres tipos de vegetación ribereña en el control de la erosión fluvial en Pantanos de Centla, México.  Revista de Biología Tropical / International Journal of Tropical Biology and Conservation, 57(4): 1153-1163   .


Machkour, M. S., Y. Hénaut, A. Sepúlveda, R. Rojo, S. Calmé and V. Geissen.  2007.  Soil preference and burrow structure of an endangered tarantula, Brachypelma vagans (Mygalomorphae: Theraphosidae).  Journal of Natural History, 41(17)   : 1025-1033   . Download [PDF]
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Geissen, V., I. Casasola Hernández and A. Sepúlveda Lozada.  2006.  Effect of open ditch draining on sediment and soil properties in cultivated areas in southeast Mexico.  Geoderma, 136 (1-2)   : 401-410   . Download [PDF]
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Research themes
  • Knowledge
  • Social and Cultural Change and Adaptation
  • Ecosystem services
  • Innovation and science policy
Research countries
  • Mexico
Funding institutions

El Colegio de la Frontera Sur (ECOSUR, Mexico).

Research affiliation

Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT), Bremen, Germany.

Doctoral research funded by

KAAD (Katholischer Akademischer Ausländer-Dienst)

Cooperation partners

Dr. Kirk O. Winemiller (Texas A&M University, USA), Dr. David J. Hoeinghaus (University of North Texas, USA), Dr. Tom Maddox (Analytical Chemistry Laboratory, University of Georgia, USA).


Alejandra Sepulveda Lozada

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management

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