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§        CARONNI S., CECCHERELLI G., NAVONE A., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., PANZALIS P., PINNA S., SECHI N. (submitted). Does accumulation of mucilage produced by the benthic microalga Chrysophaeum taylorii Lewis & Bryan depend on epilithic cell abundance? Botanica Marina.

§       CARONNI S., NAVONE A., PANZALIS P., SECHI N., CECCHERELLI G. (submitted). Colonization and mucilage production of the marine alien microalga Chrysophaeum taylorii on artificial substrata. Hydrobiologia.

§       Malcevschi S., Marchini A., Savini D., Facchinetti T. (submitted). Some opportunities for web-based indicators in environmental Sciences. PLoS ONE.

 

2012

 

§     LODOLA A, SAVINI D, OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A (2012) First record of Tricellaria inopinata (Bryozoa:Candidae) in the harbours of La Spezia and Olbia, Western Mediterranean Sea (Italy). Marine Biodiversity Records , 5/2012: e41. [abstract] 

§    PAGANELLI D.,MARCHINI A., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A. (2012) . Functional structure of marine benthic assemblages using Biological Traits Analysis (BTA): A study along the Emilia-Romagna coastline (Italy, North-West Adriatic Sea). Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 96: 245–256 . [abstract]

§   VAN DER LINDEN P, PATRICIO J, MARCHINI A, CID N, NETO JM, MARQUES JC (2012). A biological trait approach to assess the functional composition of subtidal benthic communities in an estuarine ecosystem. Ecological Indicators 20, 121-133. [abstract]

 

 

2011

§     OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI  A, MARCHINI A., Cantone G., Castelli A., Chimenz C., Cormaci M., Froglia C., Furnari G., Gambi M.C., Giaccone G., Giangrande A., Gravili C., Mastrototaro F., Mazziotti C., Orsi-Relini L., Piraino S. (2011). Alien species along the Italian coasts: an overview. Biological Invasions 13: 215-237. [abstract]

§     OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A, MARCHINI A., Cantone G., Castelli A., Chimenz C., Cormaci M., Froglia C., Furnari G., Gambi M.C., Giaccone G., Giangrande A., Gravili C., Mastrototaro F., Mazziotti C., Orsi-Relini L., Piraino S. (2011). Erratum to: Alien species along the Italian coasts: an overview. Biological Invasions 13: 531-532.

 

§     OLENIN S, ELLIOTT M, BYSVEEN I, CULVERHOUSE PF, DUBELAAR GBJ, GOLLASH S, GOULLETQUER P, DAUNYS D, JELMERT A, BRINGSVOR MEZETH K, MINCHIN D, OCCHIPINTI -AMBROGI A, VANDEKERKHOVE J, KANTOR Y, OLENINA I (2011). Recommendations on methods for the detection and control of biological pollution in marine coastal waters. Marine Pollution Bulletin 62: 2598–2604. [abstract]

 

§     PAGANELLI D., FORNI G., MARCHINI A., MAZZIOTTI C., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A. (2011). Critical appraisal on the identification of Reference Conditions for the evaluation of Ecological Quality Status along the Emilia-Romagna Coast (Italy) using M-AMBI. Marine Pollution Bulletin 62: 1725-1735. [abstract]

 

§    David D.C., SAVINI D., 2011. Molecular approaches for bivalve population studies: a review. Annals of the "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University Sect. IIa - Genetics and Molecular Biology 12 (4): 1-14. [pdf] 

2010

 

§       Savini D., Occhipinti-Ambrogi A, Marchini A., Tricarico E., Gherardi F., Olenin S., Gollasch S. (2010).  The top 27 alien animal species intentionally introduced by European aquaculture and related activities: stocking, sport fishery and ornamental purposes. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 26: 1-7. [abstract]

§       Teixeira H., Á. Borja, S. B. Weisberg, J. A. Ranasinghe, D. B. Cadien, D. M. Dauer, J-C. Dauvin, S. Degraer, R.J. Diaz, A. Grémare, I. Karakassis, R.J. Llansó, L.L. Lovell, J.C. Marques, D.E. Montagne, A. Occhipinti-Ambrogi, R. Rosenberg, R. Sardá, L.C. Schaffner, R.G. Velarde, 2010. Assessing coastal benthic macrofauna community condition using best professional judgement – Developing consensus across North America and Europe. Marine Pollution Bulletin 60: 589–600.  [abstract]

 

 

2009

 

§       C. Arvanitidis, P. J. Somerfield, H. Rumohr, S. Faulwetter, V. Valavanis, A. Vasileiadou, G. Chatzigeorgiou, E. Vanden Berghe, J. Vanaverbeke, C. Labrune, A. Grémare, M. L. Zettler, M. Kedra, M. Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, I. F. Aleffi, J. M. Amouroux, N. Anisimova, G. Bachelet, M. Büntzow, S. J. Cochrane, M. J. Costello, J. Craeymeersch, S. Dahle, S. Degraer, S. Denisenko, C. Dounas, G. Duineveld, C. Emblow, V. Escavarage, M. C. Fabri, D. Fleischer, J. S. Gray, C. H. R. Heip, M. Herrmann, H. Hummel, U. Janas, I. Karakassis, M. A. Kendall, P. Kingston, L. Kotwicki, J. Laudien, A. S. Y. Mackie, E. L. Nevrova, A. Occhipinti-Ambrogi, P. G. Oliver, F. Olsgard, R. Palerud, A. Petrov, E. Rachor, N. K. Revkov, A. Rose, R. Sardá, W. C. H. Sistermans, J. Speybroeck, G. Van Hoey, M. Vincx, P. Whomersley, W. Willems, A. ZenetoS, 2009. Biological geography of the European seas: results from the MacroBen database. Marine Ecology Progress Series 382: 265-278. [full text - open access]

§       Borja A., Miles A., Occhipinti-Ambrogi A., Berg T. (2009). Current status of macroinvertebrate methods used for assessing the quality of European marine waters: implementing the Water Framework Directive. Hydrobiologia 633: 181-196 [abstract].

§       Di Franco A., Marchini A., Milazzo M., Baiata P., Chemello R., 2009. Developing a Scuba Trail Vulnerability Index (STVI): a case study from a Mediterranean MPA. Biodiversity and Conservation, 18: 1201-1217. [abstract]

§       A. Grémare, C. Labrune, E. Vanden Berghe, J. M. Amouroux, G. Bachelet, M. L. Zettler, J. Vanaverbeke, D. Fleischer, L. Bigot, O. Maire, B. Deflandre, J. Craeymeersch, S. Degraer, C. Dounas, G. Duineveld, C. Heip, M. Herrmann, H. Hummel, I. Karakassis, M. Kedra, M. Kendall, P. Kingston, J. Laudien, A. Occhipinti-Ambrogi, E. Rachor, R. Sardá, J. Speybroeck, G. Van Hoey, M. Vincx, P. Whomersley, W. Willems, M. Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, A. Zenetos, 2009. Comparison of the performances of two biotic indices based on the MacroBen database. Marine Ecology Progress Series 382: 297-311. [full text - open access]

§       Marchini A., Facchinetti T., Mistri M., 2009. F-IND: a framework to design fuzzy indices of  environmental conditions. Ecological Indicators 9(3): 485-496. [abstract]

§       Occhipinti Ambrogi A., Forni G., Silvestri C. (2009). The Mediterranean intercalibration exercise on benthic invertebrates with special emphasis on Italian situation. Marine Ecology, 30: 495 - 504. [abstract]

§       P. J. Somerfield, C. Arvanitidis, S. Faulwetter, G. Chatzigeorgiou, A. Vasileiadou, J. M. Amouroux, N. Anisimova, S. J. Cochrane, J. Craeymeersch, S. Dahle, S. Denisenko, K. Dounas, G. Duineveld, A. Grémare, C. H. R. Heip, M. Herrmann, I. Karakassis, M. Kedra, M. A. Kendall, P. Kingston, L. Kotwicki, C. Labrune, J. Laudien, H. Nevrova, A. Nicolaidou, A. Occhipinti-Ambrogi, R. Palerud, A. Petrov, E. Rachor, N. Revkov, H. Rumohr, R. Sardá, U. Janas, E. Vanden Berghe, M. Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, 2009. Assessing evidence for random assembly of marine benthic communities from regional species pools. Marine Ecology Progress Series 382: 279-286. [full text - open access]

§       E. Vanden Berghe, S. Claus, W. Appeltans, S. Faulwetter, C. Arvanitidis, P. J. Somerfield, I. F. Aleffi, J. M. Amouroux, N. Anisimova, G. Bachelet, S. J. Cochrane, M. J. Costello, J. Craeymeersch, S. Dahle, S. Degraer, S. Denisenko, C. Dounas, G. Duineveld, C. Emblow, V. Escaravage, M. C. Fabri, D. Fleischer, A. Grémare, M. Herrmann, H. Hummel, I. Karakassis, M. Kedra, M. A. Kendall, P. Kingston, L. Kotwicki, C. Labrune, J. Laudien, E. L. Nevrova, A. Occhipinti-Ambrogi, F. Olsgard, R. Palerud, A. Petrov, E. Rachor, N. Revkov, H. Rumohr, R. Sardá, W. C. H. Sistermans, J. Speybroeck, U. Janas, G. Van Hoey, M. Vincx, P. Whomersley, W. Willems, M. Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, A. Zenetos, M. L. Zettler, C. H. R. Heip, 2009. MacroBen integrated database on benthic invertebrates of European continental shelves: a tool for large-scale analysis across Europe. Marine Ecology Progress Series 382: 225-238. [full text - open access]T.

§       J. Webb, Ida F. Aleffi, J.-M. Amouroux, G. Bachelet, S. Degraer, C. Dounas, D. Fleischer, A. Grémare, M. Herrmann, H. Hummel, I. Karakassis, M. Kedra, M. A. Kendall, L. Kotwichi, C. Labrune, E. L. Nevrova, A. Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A. Petrov, N. K. Revkov, R. Sardá, N. Simboura, J. Speybroeck, G. Van Hoey, M. Vincx, P. Whomersley, W. Willems, M. Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, 2009. Macroecology of the European soft sediment benthos: insights from the Macroben database. Marine Ecology Progress Series 382: 279-286. [full text - open access]

 

 

2008

 

§       LOMBARDI C., COCITO S., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., Porter J.S., 2008. Distribution and morphological variation of colonies of the bryozoan Pentapora fascialis (Bryozoa, Cheilostomata) along the western coasts of Italy. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 88: 711-717. [abstract]

§       LOMBARDI C., COCITO S., Hiscock K., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., Setti M., Taylor P.D., 2008. Influence of seawater temperature on growth bands, mineralogy and carbonate production in a bioconstructional bryozoan. Facies 54: 333-342. [abstract]

§       Lombardi C., Taylor P.D., Cocito S. (2008). Importance of zooidal polymorphs in the species-level taxonomy of bryozoans. International Journal of Morphology, 269 (12): 1475.

 §       MARCHINI A. MUNARI C., MISTRI M., 2008. Functions and ecological status of eight Italian lagoons examined using Biological Traits Analysis (BTA). Marine Pollution Bulletin 56: 1076-1085. [abstract]

§       MARCHINI A. Caronni S., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., 2008. Size variations of the amphipod crustacean Melita palmata in two Adriatic lagoons:  Goro and Lesina. Transitional waters Bulletin 2: 1-12. [pdf]

§       MISTRI M., MUNARI C., MARCHINI A., 2008. The fuzzy index of ecosystem integrity (FINE): a new index of environmental integrity for transitional ecosystems. Hydrobiologia 611: 81-90. [abstract]

§       OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., GALIL B.S., 2008. The northernmost record of the blue-spotted cornetfish from the Mediterranean Sea. Mediterranean Marine Science, 9(2): 127-129. [pdf]

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Papers on national journals

2011

 

§      CARONNI S., CECCHERELLI G., NAVONE A., PANZALIS P., PINNA S., SECHI N. (2011). I popolamenti bentonici nell’Area Marina Protetta Tavolara Punta Coda Cavallo (Sardegna nord-orientale) dopo una fioritura della microalga Chrysophaeum taylorii Lewis e Bryan. Studi Trentini di Scienze Naturali, 89: 107-110.

§         PAGANELLI D, MARCHINI A, FORNI G, OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., 2011. Functional diversity of the soft-bottom macrobenthos community at 3km off the Emilia-Romagna coastline. Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 89: 99-105.

§       SCONFIETTI R, PESCI I, 2011. La funzionalitŕ ecologica in un corso d'acqua urbano: oltre la funzionalitŕ potenziale. Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 89: 190. 

§      SCONFIETTI R, PESCI I, STORCHI T, SPADARO G, 2011. Il prodotto multimediale come strumento di divulgazione scientifica per la valorizzazione del territorio: l'esempio della valle della Vernavola a Pavia.  Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 89: 171.

§       NICOLINI L, LODOLA A, 2011. Densitŕ di popolazione e biometria di Corbicula fluminea (Mueller, 1774), bivalve alloctono invasivo nel fiume Ticino (Pavia). Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 89: 145-147.

 §       TOSI S, SAVINI D, SARTORI F, 2011. Respirazione del suolo, accumulo di sostanza organica e carica fungina quali parametri per valutare i processi di rinaturazione di aree boschive. Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 89: 149-151. 

§       SAVINI D, LA SALVIA S, MODENESE S, CANNARSA S, 2011. Bioaccumulo  di IPA nel bivalve alieno Corbicula fluminea: un nuovo bioindicatore per il monitoraggio del reticolo idrografico del Po. Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 89: 141-143.

§      PESCI I, SCONFIETTI R, PAGANELLI D, 2011. Sorgenti di terrazzo a Pavia (Lombardia): studio sperimentale suull'accrescimento individuale di una popolazione di Leucojum aestivum L. Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 89: 77-82.

 

2010

 §      CARONNI S., CECCHERELLI G., NAVONE A., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., PANZALIS P., PINNA S., SECHI N. (2010) - Distribution and density of the benthic microalga Chrysophaeum taylorii Lewis & Bryan from northern to central-eastern Sardinian coasts. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 17 (1): 292-293.

§      CARONNI S., NAVONE A. (2010) - Density and size of the fan mussel Pinna nobilis (Linneo, 1758) in two differently protected zones of Tavolara-Punta Coda Cavallo Marine Protected Area. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 17 (1): 294-295.

2009

 

 §       CARONNI S., NAVONE A. (2009). Densitŕ e distribuzione delle taglie del bivalve Pinna nobilis (Linneo, 1758) in una zona C dell’Area Marina Protetta di Tavolara-Punta Coda Cavallo. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 16 (1): 316-317.

§       CARONNI S., CASU D., CECCHERELLI G., LUGLIČ A., NAVONE A., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., PANZALIS P., PINNA S., SATTA C., SECHI N. (2009). Distribuzione e densitŕ della microalga bentonica Chrysophaeum taylori Lewis & Bryan nell’Area Marina Protetta di Tavolara-Punta Coda Cavallo. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 16 (1): 250-251.

§       SCONFIETTI R, PAGANELLI D, PESCI I, 2009. Indagini preliminari sulla fauna macrobentonica di microhabitat sorgivi di terrazzo fluviale a Pavia. Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 86: 75-76. 

§       vercesi G, Bamberga C, Savini D (2009) Indagini sullo stato ecologico del canale Fossalta (Mantova). Studi Trent. Sci. Nat., Acta Biologica 86: 1-6. 

2008

 

§        Caronni S., Cristo B., Torelli A. (2008). Osservazioni sul reimpianto di esemplari di Pinna nobilis (Linneo, 1758) ritrovati staccati e privi di bisso. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 15 (1): 300-301.

§        Cristo B., Caronni S. (2008). Osservazioni sullo stato di conservazione di Patella ferruginea (Gmelin, 1791) nelle vicinanze di Capo Ceraso (Golfo di Olbia, Sardegna nord – orientale). Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 15 (1): 302-303.

§        Savini D., Occhipinti-Ambrogi A. (2008). Bad Moon Rising: il gambero rosso della Louisiana, una minaccia per gli ecosistemi della Lombardia. In: Galasso G, Chiozzi G, Azuma M, Banfi E (Eds), Le specie alloctone in Italia: censimenti, invasivitŕ e piani di azione. Memorie della Societŕ Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Sotria Naturale di Milano, Vol. XXXVI, fascicolo I:  19-20.

§       Savini D., Occhipinti-Ambrogi A., Nicolao J., Perrone M., Garzoli L., Rodolfi M., Picco A.M. (2008). Ricerche nella Riserva Naturale Integrale “Bosco Siro Negri” dell’Universitŕ di Pavia: il gambero invasivo Procambarus clarkii (Girard, 1852) nella lanca della Riserva Naturale Integrale “Bosco Siro Negri”. Archivio Geobotanico.

 

 

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Books, book chapters

  • MARCHINI A. (2011). Modelling Ecological processes with fuzzy logic approaches. In: Jopp F., Reuter H., Breckling B. (Eds), Modelling Complex Ecological Dynamics , Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, pp.133-145. [book info]
  • SAVINI D. (2011). Procambarus clarkii o gambero rosso della Louisiana. In: Venturini S: (Ed): Ecobioevoluzione. Ecosistemi urbani, rurali e naturali. Vecchi e nuovi equilibri della natura. Gruppo Editoriale Castel Negrino, Aicurzio (MI), pp. 46-47.  [book info]
  • OCCHIPINTI Ambrogi A., SAVINI D., MARCHINI A. (2011). Specie Aliene in Mediterraneo. In: Castro P., Huber M.E. (Eds), BIOLOGIA MARINA (Edizione Italiana). McGraw-Hill, Milano, pp. 474-477. [book info]
  • Marchini A. (2009). Fuzzy indices of ecological conditions: review of techniques and applications. In: Vargas R.E (Ed.), Fuzzy Logic: Theory, Programming and Applications. Novascience Publishers, New York, pp.115-172. [book info]
  • CAMPBELL M. L., GALIL B., GOLLASCH S., OCCHIPINTI-AMBROGI A., 2008. Guidelines for controlling the vectors of introduction into the Mediterranean of non-indigenous species and invasive marine species. UNEP – MAP – RAC/SPA. [pdf]
  • Galil B.S., Occhipinti-Ambrogi A., Gollash S., 2008. Biodiversity impacts of species introductions via marine vessels. In: Abdulla A., Linden O. (Eds), Maritime traffic effects on biodiversity in the Mediterranean Sea: review of impacts, priority areas and mitigation measures. Malaga, Spain: IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation, pp. 117-158. [pdf]

  • T.M. Smith, R.L. Smith. 2007. Elementi di Ecologia, Sesta edizione. Edizione Italiana a cura di Occhipinti-Ambrogi A., Badino G., Cantonati M. Pearson Paravia Bruno Mondadori S.p.A. [book info]

  • Minchin D., Floerl O., SAVINI D., OCCHIPINTI Ambrogi A., 2006. Small craft and the spread of exotic species. In: Davenport J., Davenport J.L. (Eds.), The ecology of transportation: managing mobility for the environment. Springer, Dortdrecht, NL, pp.99-118. [book info]
  • OCCHIPINTI Ambrogi A., FORNI G., 2004. Biotic indices. In: Gambi M.C., Dappiano M. (Eds.), Mediterranean marine benthos: a manual of methods for its sampling and study. Biologia Marina Mediterranea, 11 (Suppl.1): 545-572.

  • Mann R., Occhipinti A., Harding J.M. (Ed.), 2004. Alien species alert: Rapana venosa (veined whelk). ICES Cooperative Research Report, 264. ICES: Copenhagen, Denmark. [pdf]

  • Occhipinti Ambrogi A., 2002. Current status of aquatic introductions in Italy. In: Leppakoski E., Gollasch S. and Olenin S.(eds), Invasive Aquatic species of Europe. Distribution impacts and management. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Boston, London: 311-324. [book info]

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