Smirnov Dmitry

   

DATE OF BIRTH: August 7, 1970
PLACE OF BIRTH: Penza
MARITAL STATUS: Married, two children

WORK ADDRESS
Penza State University
440026, Penza, 40 Krasnaya St.
Phone: +79272879273
E-mail: eptesicus@mail.ru

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
2014 – Professor at the Department of Zoology and Ecology
2013 – Doctor of Biological Sciences, specialty 03.02.08 - Ecology (Biology) (topic: “Organization of communities and populations of bats (Chiroptera: Mammalia) in the temperate continental climate of Russia”), Penza State Technological University
2002 – Associate Professor at the Department of Zoology and Ecology
1999 – Candidate of Biological Sciences, specialty 03.00.08 - Zoology (topic: “Bats of the Middle Volga Region (fauna, distribution, ecology, morphology)”), All-Union Scientific-Research Institute of Nature Conservation (Moscow)
1993 – Diploma of higher education with qualification of “Teacher of Biology and Chemistry”, Penza State Pedagogical Institute named after V.G. Belinsky

POSITIONS HELD
2014 – to present - Professor, Department of Zoology and Ecology, Penza State University
2002 – 2014 Associate Professor, Department of Zoology and Ecology, Penza State Pedagogical University named after V.G. Belinsky
1999 – 2000 Senior Lecturer, Department of Zoology and Ecology, Penza State Pedagogical University named after V.G. Belinsky
1998 – 1999 Assistant, Department of Zoology and Ecology, Penza State Pedagogical University named after V.G. Belinsky

RESEARCH INTERESTS
• Fauna, distribution, ecology of bats of the European part of Russia and adjacent territories
• Organization of bats’ communities and populations: emergent properties, spatial structure, hunting spaces, biotopic structure, morpho-ecological structure, feeding behavior, guild structure, wintering, structural integration of species, resilience of communities, preservation of diversity
• Population genetics and systematics of bats

VISITING SCHOLAR
1995 – to present - I.I. Sprygitn Zhiguli State Natural Biosphere Reserve
2013 – Bogdo-Baskunchak State Nature Reserve
2017 – Opuk Nature Reserve
2017 –T.I. Vyazemsky Karadag scientific station – Nature Reserve of the RAS
2017 – Astrakhan Biosphere Reserve

ACADEMIC AWARDS AND GRANTS
2017: Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation
2015: Diploma of the Head of the Administration of Pervomaisky district of Penza
Grants:
2015–2017 – “Spatio-temporal organization and genetic structure of populations of resident bats in the middle zone of eastern European Russia”, initiative project of the RFBR (p) (15-04-01055)
2013 – Scientific project of conducting field studies of protozoa and vertebrates at the level of populations and communities: shell amoebic communities, hybrid settlements and hybrid zones of mammals, bats associations, the RFBR project (s) (13-04-10096)
2012–2014 – Non-invasive methods of spatial-genetic monitoring of metapopulations and mammalian communities in the forest-steppe zone of the Penza region: the example of the rodent and bats fauna, the RFBR project (s) (12-04-97062-р_povolzhye_a)
2012–2014 – Study of the current state and diversity of the animal world of forest-steppe landscapes on the example of the Penza region, the project of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (i) (12-04-97073-р_povolzhye_a)
2012–2013 – “Organization of communities and populations of bats (Chiroptera) in the temperate-continental climate of Russia (on the example of the Volga region)”, a project carried out within the framework of the Federal Target Program “Scientific and Scientific-Pedagogical Personnel of Innovative Russia” (p) (14.B37.21.0204)
2012–2013 – The Ruffor Small Grants Foundation, International Conservation Foundation.
2012 – Organizing and conducting field studies of vertebrate and invertebrate animals at the level of populations and communities: hybrid settlements and hybrid zones of mammals, associations of bats, communities of mollusks, shell amoebas and ciliates, the RFBR project (s) (12-04-10073-к)
2011–2013 – “Organization of communities of resident species of bats during their hibernation and summer activity”, initiative project of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (p) (11-04-00383)
2011–2013 – Access to electronic scientific information resources of foreign publishers, the RFBR project (s), (11-00-14103-ir, 12-00-14011, 13-00-14240)
2000 – “Maintaining the diversity of bats in the forest biocenoses of the Middle Volga region”, project of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation No. Е00-12.0-164 (i)
1998–2000 – The sedentary and migratory lifestyle of bats as a factor determining the variability of biological, morphological and genetic traits, the project of the RFBR (i), (98-04-49874)

TRAINING OF HIGHLY QUALIFIED PERSONNEL
2010 – Shepelev A.A., Ph.D. “Ecological structure of the fauna of bats of anthropogenic landscapes in the south of the Middle and North of the Lower Volga region”, Ogarev Mordovia State University (Saransk)
2016 – Ivanitsky A.N., Ph.D. “Ecological and faunistic characteristics of bats (Chiroptera) of Abkhazia and adjacent territories”, Institute of Ecology of the Volga Basin, Russian Academy of Sciences (Togliatti)

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
Member of the Teriological Society of the Russian Academy of Sciences (since 1995)
Member of the Russian Working Group on Bats at the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Member of the Russian Geographical Society
Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (Professor)

MEMBERSHIP IN EDITORIAL BOARDS OF JOURNALS
2017 – to present - Member of the Editorial Board of “Plecotus et al.”
2018 – Member of the Editorial Board of “Izvestiya of Samara Scientific Center of the Russiam Academy of Sciences”
2018 – Member of the Editorial Board of “Scientific Notes of Khujand State University named after Academician B. Gafurov. Series: Natural Sciences and Economics”

INVITED AND PLENARY REPORTS AT CONFERENCES
2002 – Le Havre. IXth European Bat Research Symposium. Plenary lecture: “The east limits of distribution of migratory bat species in the South Urals”
2011 – Makhachkala, Republic of Dagestan. International scientific-practical conference “Modern problems of biology and ecology”. Report: “The ecological and morphological structure of the bats of the Volga region”
2012 – Ryazan. International Scientific and Practical Conference “Ecology, Evolution and Systematics of Animals” Report: “Sex ratio and spatial structure of the population of Myotis mystacinus (Chiroptera) in the Samara Luka"
2012 – Saratov. International Scientific Conference “Problems of studying the regional structures of biocenoses”. Report: “Analysis of trophic niches Myotis mystacinus and M. brandtii (Chiroptera) in ecotone communities of the Samara Luka”
2013 – Penza. International Scientific Conference dedicated to the 140th anniversary of the birth of I.I. Sprygin “Forest-steppe of Eastern Europe: structure, dynamics and protection”. Report: “Results of long-term monitoring of the number of wintering bats in artificial dungeons of the Samara Luka”
2015 – Penza. All-Russian scientific-practical conference “Ecological bases of progressive technologies”. Report: “The experience of preserving the diversity of bats in the conditions of the Middle Volga region”
2015 – Saratov-Khvalynsk. II All-Russian Scientific and Practical Conference “Specially Protected Natural Territories: Past, Present, and Future”. Report: “The Cave of Bats: Past, Present and Future”
2016 – Simferopol. VIII International Scientific and Practical Conference "Nature reserves of Crimea - 2016: biological and landscape diversity, protection and management”. Report: “Massive wintering of bats in the protected Zhiguli: monitoring of the state and modern threats”
2016 – Tomsk. The II International Scientific Conference “Population Ecology of Animals” dedicated to the memory of Academician I. A. Shilov. Report: “Genetic analysis of bat populations in winter and summer habitats”
2017 – Penza. All-Russian scientific conference dedicated to the 70th anniversary of Zoology and EcologyDepartment of PSU and the memory of Professor V.P. Denisov (1932–1997) “Actual issues of modern zoology and ecology of animals”. Report: “Features of the spatial-genetic differentiation of the population of Eptesicus nilssonii in the Samara Luka”
2017 – Penza. International scientific conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the nationally reserved work and the Year of Ecology in Russia “Natural Heritage of Russia”. Report: “Results of winter bats (Chiroptera, Vespertilinidae) in artificial dungeons of the Samara Luka for the period 2004–2016”

TOTAL NUMBER OF PUBLICATIONS
160

MAIN PUBLICATIONS
1. Davygora A.V., Il’in V.Yu., Smirnov D.G. New sitings of bats (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) in southern Orenburg district and north western Kazakhstan. Russian Journal of Zoology, 1998, vol. 77, no. 8, pp. 984-985
2. Il’in V.Yu., Vekhnik V.P., Kurmaeva N.M., Zolina N.F., Matrosova O.M. Dynamics of abundance of bats (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) during hibernation in caves of the Samarien Luka over a 20-year period. Russian Journal of Ecology, 1999, vol. 30, no. 6, pp. 428-431
3. Il’in V.Yu., Smirnov D.G. Specific features of distribution of resident bat species (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) in the eastern East Eurepean Plain and adjacent regions. Russian Journal of Ecology, 2000, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 101-107
4. Il’in V.Yu., Smirnov D.G., Yanyaeva N.M. Effects of the antropogenic factor on bat (Chiroptera) in the Volga Regions. Russian Journal of Ecology, 2003, vol. 34, no. 2, pp. 122-126
5. Smirnov D.G., Tsytsulina K. The ontogeny of the baculum in Nyctalus noctula and Vespertilio murinus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae). Acta Chiropterologica, 2003, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 117-123
6. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P., Kurmaeva N.M., Shepelev A.A., Il’in V.Yu. Species structure and dynamics of bat communities (Chiroptera: Ves-pertilionidae) hibernating in artificial caves of Samara Luka. Biology Bulletin, 2007, vol. 34, no. 5, pp. 507-516
7. Zolina N.F., Il’in V.Yu., Smirnov D.G., Shepelev A.A. Bats in Penza city and its vicinities. Povolzhskiy Journal of Ecology, 2007, no. 2, pp. 116-123
8. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P., Kurmaeva N.M., Shepelev A.A., Il'in V.Yu. Spatial structure of the Community of Bats (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) Hibernating in artificial caves of Samara Luka. Biology Bulletin, 2008, vol. 35, no. 2, pp. 211-218
9. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Single and group organizations of individual animals in the Community of Bats (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) Hibernating in artificial caves of Samara Luka. Biology Bulletin, 2009, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 74-79
10. Shlyakhtin G.V., Il’in V.Yu., Oparin M.L., Smirnov D.G. Mammals of the north of the Lower Volga region. Monograph. Book 1. Saratov: Publishing House of Saratov University, 2009. 248 p
11. Smirnov D.G., Kurmaeva N.M., Vekhnik V.P., Shepelev A.A. On the finding of common noctule (Nyctalus noctula) in the Middle Volga region. Biology Bulletin, 2010, vol. 89, no. 2, pp. 233-237
12. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Abundance and Community Structure of Bats (Chirop-tera: Vespertilionidae) Hibernating in Artificial Caves of Samarskaya Luka. Russian Journal of Ecology, 2011, vol. 42, no. 1, pp. 71-79)
13. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. On the modern distribution of Pipistrellus kuhlii (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) in the Volga region. Povolzhskiy Journal of Ecology, 2011, no. 2, pp. 193-202
14. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Connection of the aircraft morphologists with the choice of the type of hunting space in the community of bats of the Volga region. Izvestiya of PSPU named after V.G. Belinsky, 2011, no. 25, pp. 247-257
15. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Towards the study of the diet of Nyctalus noctula (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) in the Samara Luka. Izvestiya of PSPU named after V.G. Belinsky, 2011, no. 25, pp. 258-263
16. Smirnov D.G., Kurmaeva N.M. On the morphological status of Eptesicus serotinus (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in the North Caucasus. Izvestiya of PSPU named after V.G. Belinsky, 2011, no. 25, pp. 264–269.
17. Bezrukov V.A., Smirnov D.G. Species composition and distribution characteristics of bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in the territory of the Ulyanovsk region. Izvestiya of PSPU named after V.G. Belinsky, 2012, no. 29, pp. 190-200
18. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P., Kurmaeva N.M., Shepelev A.A. Seasonal features of the spatial structure formation in bat colonies in the caves of Samarskaya Luka. Povolzhskiy Journal of Ecology, 2012, no. 1, pp. 73-82
19. Kurmaeva N.M., Smirnov D.G., Il’in V.Yu. Fauna, distribution, and landscape timing of bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) of the Republic of Bashkortostan. Izvestiya of PSPU named after V.G. Belinsky, 2012, no. 29, pp. 227-234
20. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Biotopic structure of bats communities inhabiting flood plain ecosystems of the Samarskaya Luka. Izvestia of Samara Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 2012, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 177-180
21. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P., Bezrukov V.A. On the cases of partial albin finds of Eptesicus serotinus and Pipistrellus nathusii (Chiroptera: Mammalia) in the east of European Russia. Izvestiya of PSPU named after V.G. Belinsky, 2012, no. 29, pp. 265-267
22. Artyushin I.V., Lebedev V.S., Smirnov D.G., Kruskop S.V. Taxonomic position of the Bobrinski’s serotine (Eptesicus bobrinskoi, Vespertilionidae, Chiroptera). Acta Chiropterologica, 2012, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 291-303
23. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Trophic ecology and predation of the Greate noctule bat (Nyctalus lasiopterus) in Russia. Biology Bulletin, 2013, vol. 40, no. 2, pp. 206-212
24. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Ecology of nutrition and Differentiation of the Trophic Niches of Bats (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) in Floodplain Ecosystems of the Samara Bend. Biology Bulletin, 2014, vol. 41, no. 1, pp. 60-70
25. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Sex ratio and spatial structure of populations of resident bats (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) of the Middle Volga. Biology Bulletin, 2014, vol. 93, no. 9, pp. 1117-1127
26. Baishev F.Z., Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P., Kurmaeva N.M., Titov S.V. Genetic diversity Myotis daubentonii and Eptesicus nilssonii (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in the Zhiguli Mountains. Izvestia of Samara Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 2014, vol. 16, no. 5(1), pp. 380-385
27. Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P., Kurmaeva N.M., Baishev F.Z. The Detection of Partial Albinism at Three Species of Bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera) in European Part of Russia. Open Journal of Animal Sciences, 2014, vol. 4, no. 5, pp. 291-296
28. Baishev F.Z., Smirnov D.G., Vekhnik V.P. Study of the genetic diversity of populations Eptesicus nilssonii (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae), wintering in artificial dungeons of the Samara Luka. Samara Luka: problems of regional and global ecology, 2014, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 86-95
29. Smirnov D.G., Baishev F.Z., Vekhnik V.P., Kurmaeva N.M. The genetic structures of populations of Myotis daubentonii (Chiroptera) on the Samara bend as a result of the ISSR-analysis. Tambov University Reports. Series Natural and Technical Sciences, 2015, vol. 20, no.1, pp. 199-204
30. Komarova E.V., Smirnov D.G., Stoyko T.G. Shell variability of the terrestrial mollusk Chondrula tridens (Pulmonata, Enidae) in the forest–steppe zone of the volga upland. Biology Bulletin, 2015, vol. 42, no. 6, pp. 515-525
31. Artaev O.N., Smirnov D.G. The bats (Chiroptera: Mammalia) of Mordovia: specific structure and features of distribution. Nature Conservation Research, 2016, no.1 (1), pp. 38-51
32. Ivanitsky A.N., Smirnov D.G. The species composition and distribution features of bats (Chiroptera) in Colchis. Izvestia of Samara Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 2016, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 12-16
33. Ivanitsky A.N., Smirnov D.G. Horseshoe bats (Rhinolophidae, Chiroptera) of Abkhazia and adjacent territories: distribution, wintering, reproduction. University proceedings. Volga region. Natural Sciences, 2016, vol. 1 (13), pp. 3-13
34. Smirnov D.G., Titov S.V., Baishev F.Z. New microsatellite markers for Myotis daubentonii and Eptesicus nilssonii (Vespertilionidae, Chiroptera).Russian Journal of Theriology, 2016, no. 15(2), pp. 81-83
35. Belyachenko A.V., Shlyakhtin G.V., Oparin M.L., Smirnov D.G., Mosolova E.Yu., Filipechev A.O. The rare and endangered species of mammals recommended for entering into the third edition of the Red Book of the Saratov region. Izvestiya of Saratov University. New series. Series: Chemistry. Biology. Ecology, 2016, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 329-333
36. Smirnov D.G., Bezrukov V.A., Il’in V.Yu. The utilization of habitatable space and forage time by Myotis daubentonii (Chiroptera, Vespertilionidae) in the Samarskaya Luka. University proceedings. Volga region. Natural Sciences, 2017, no. 4 (20), pp. 5-19

 

 

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