Meri V. Arzumanyan
Biography
Education
2010-2014 Faculty of Biology, Yerevan State University (Bachelor degree)
2014-2016 Faculty of Biology, Yerevan State University (Master degree)
From 2016 till now YSU Faculty of Biology, Yerevan State University (PhD)

Professional experience
From 2017 till now senior assistant at the Laboratory of Zoology of Biology Research Institute, Yerevan State University

Scale of professional interests
Biodiversity, ecology, bio indication, conservation, population genetics and genetics of amphibians and molluscs of Armenia

Participation in grant projects
2018 “Conservation of critical endangered whorl snails (Vertiginidae) in Armenia” Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund. Leader;
2018 “Initiating Research and Conservation of Terrestrial Molluscs in Armenia” Rufford Small Grants Foundation. Leader;
2016-2017 “Elaboration of in-situ and ex-situ conservation measures for two red-listed species of Armenian Amphibians (Ommatotriton ophryticus and Pelobates syriacus)”, Rufford Small Grants Foundation. Participant;
2016 “Internship in analyzing first-hand knowledge of ecology and distribution of Mouflon using GIS” GIZ Armenia. Participant;
2015-2016 “Using of mollusks as bio indicators of environmental pollution’’ Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Leader;
2013-2014 “Current protection status of Armenian amphibians and elaboration of measures of their conservation including public awareness rising”. Rufford Small Grants Foundation. Participant.

Languages
Armenian, Russian, English

arzumanyan.meri@ysu.am

Meri V. Arzumanyan

Senior Specialist of Laboratory | Faculty of Biology
 
 

Article

Arzuamnayan M. V., Arakelyan M. S.

Diversity pattern of terrestrial molluscs in Dilijan National Park of Armenia | 2nd International Young Scientists Conference on “Biodiversity and Wildlife Conservation Ecological Issues”. Tsaghkadzor, Armenia, 2018, pg. 73-74

М. В. Арзуманян, И. Э. Степанян, М. С. Аракелян

Некоторые фенотипические особенности квакш (amphibia: hylidae) Армении | Հայաստանի կենսաբանական հանդես: 2017թ․, (69) 2, 70-75 էջ, Հայաստան |

Stepanyan I. E., Pipoyan S. Kh., Kalashian M. Yu., Arzumanyan M. V., Hayrapetyan T. A.

Habitats’ condition and major threats of Pelobates syriacus Boetter, 1889 in Armenia | International conference ''Biological diversity and conservation problems of the fauna – 3'', Yerevan, 2017, pg. 310-313

Arzumanyan M. V., Stepanyan I. E., Arakelyan M. S.

Some phenotypic features of Armenian tree frogs (Amphibia: Hylidae) | Biological Journal of Armenia, (69) 2, 2017, pg. 70-75

М. В. Арзуманян, И. Э. Степанян, М. С. Аракелян

Морфологическое и фенотипическое разнообразие у Rana macrocnemis (Boulenger, 1885) из горных популяций северной и центральной Aрмении | Экологические и эволюционные механизмы структурно-функционального гомеостаза живых систем: Материалы XIV Международной научно-практической экологической конференции. 2016, стр. 25-27 |

Арзуманян М. В., Снегин Э. А., Аракелян М. С.

Изменчивость морфометрических признаков раковин наземного моллюска Napaeopsis hohenackeri (Pfeiffer, 1848) | Экологические и эволюционные механизмы структурно-функционального гомеостаза живых систем. 2016, стр. 24-25 |

Геворкян А., Арзуманян М. В., Степанян И. Э.

Особенности фенотипов жаб (BUFOTES VARIABILIS (PALLAS, 1769)) из некоторых популяций горнолесной и горностепной ландшафтных зон Армении | XIV международная научно-практическая экологическая конференция, Белгород, Россия. 2016, ст. 44-46

Petrosyan R. P., Arzumanyan M. V., Stepanyan I. E., Arakelyan M. S.

New data of sizes of body and erythrocytes of Pelobates syriacus, Boetter, 1889 from Ararat valley, Armenia | The International Conference «Biological diversity and conservation problems of the fauna of the Caucasus – 2». Prsc. of articals. 2014, 300-303

Nikoghosyan G. N., Arzumanyan M. V., Stepanyan I. E.

Color morphs and color pattern variations in several populations of Armeian tree frogs | The International Conference «Biological diversity and conservation problems of the fauna of the Caucasus – 2». Prsc. of articals. 2014, 276-279

Arzumanyan M. V., Stepanyan I. E., Arakelyan M. S.

Phenotype diversity of marsh frogs Pelophylax ridibundus (Pallas, 1771) in some mountain populations of Armenia | The International Conference «Biological diversity and conservation problems of the fauna of the Caucasus – 2».. Prsc. of articals. 2014, 41-45 pp.

Arzumanyan M. V., Vardanyan A. I., Stepanyan I. E., Arakelyan M. S.

The interpopulation variability of sizes of body and erythrocytes of the marsh frog (Pelophylax ridibundus) from Armenia | The First International Conference of the Young Herpetologists of Russia and Neighboring Countries. Prsc. of articals. 2013, 44-47 pp.
 

Thesis

Arzuamnayan M., Arakelyan M.

Effectiveness of protected area in example of Dilijan national park for terrestrial molluscs diversity and richness in Armenia | Rufford Small Grants Conference “Conservation across the Caucasus”. 2018, p. 10 |

Arzumanyan M. V., Arakelyan M. S.

Main Threats to a Critically Endangered Vertigo angustior Jeffreys, 1830 in Armenia | Molluscan 20th Forum, London, UK, 2018, pg. 6

Arzumanyan M. V., Stepanyan I. E., Hayrapetyan T. A., Arakelyan M. S.

Variability of the morphomethric characteristics in the population of marsh frog Pelophylax ridibundus from Ararat valley (Armenia) | Biological diversity and conservation problem of the fauna - 3. 2017, p. 28-29 |