Alcune delle pubblicazioni più significative su Benthos, Risorse Rinnovabili ed Ecotossicologia. In evidenza, in neretto, gli autori CIBM o associati CIBM.


  • Spagnolo A., Cuicchi C., De Biasi A.M., Ferra C., Montagnini L., Punzo E., Salvalaggio V., Santelli A., Strafella P., Fabi G. (2019). Effects of the installation of offshore pipelines on macrozoobenthic communities (northern and central Adriatic Sea. Mar. Bulletin, 138: 534-544.
  • Punzo E., Gomiero, A., Tassetti A. N., Strafella P., Santelli A., Salvalaggio V., Spagnolo, A., Scarcella G., De Biasi A.M., Kozinkova L., Fabi, G. (2017). Environmental Impact of Offshore Gas Activities on the Benthic Environment: A Case Study. Manag. 60, 340–356.
  • De Biasi A.M., Pacciardi L., Piazzi L. (2016). An asymmetrical sampling design as a tool for sustainability assessment of human activities in coastal systems: a fish farming study case. Marine Biology Research, 12, 9.
  • Punzo, E., Strafella, P., Scarcella, G., Spagnolo, A., De Biasi, A.M., Fabi, G. (2015). Trophic structure of polychaetes around an offshore gas platform. Mar. Pollut. 99, 119–125. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.07.049.
  • Gomiero, A., Spagnolo, A., De Biasi, A., Kozinkova,, Polidori, P., Punzo, E., Santelli, A., Strafella, P., Girasole, M., Dinarelli, S., Viarengo, A., Negri, A., Nasci, C., Fabi, G. (2013). Development of an integrated chemical, biological and ecological approach for impact assessment of Mediterranean off shore gas platforms. Chem. Ecol. 29 (7), 620–634.
  • Gomiero, A., Punzo, E., De Biasi, A.Kozinkova, L., Polidori, P., Santelli, A., Strafella, P., Spagnolo, A., Girasole, M., Dinarelli, S., Negri, A., Viarengo, A., Fabi, G. (2013). Development of an Integrated Ecological, Chemical and Biological Approach to Evaluate the Environmental Impact of Mediterranean Offshore Platforms. Rapport de la Commission Internationale pour l’Exploration Scientifique de la Mer Mediterranee, pp. 819.
  • Gomiero A., Spagnolo A., De Biasi A.M., Kozinkova, P. Polidori, E. Punzo, A. Santelli, P. Strafella, M. Girasole, S. Dinarelli, A. Viarengo, A. Negri, C. Nasci, and Fabi G. (2013). Development of an integrated chemical, biological and ecological approach for impact assessment of Mediterranean offshore gas platformsChemistry and Ecology Vol. 29 , 7.
  • Gomiero, A., De Biasi, A.M., Da Ros, L., Nasci, C., Spagnolo, A., Fabi, G. (2011). A multidisciplinary approach to evaluate the environmental impact of off-shore gas platforms in the western Adriatic Sea. Ecol. 27 (S2), 1-13.
  • Casarosa N., Bini M., De Biasi A.M. (2011). Morfologie relitte e antiche linee di riva delle “Secche della Meloria”. Studi costieri. 18: 43 – 52.
  • Pacciardi L., De Biasi A.M., Piazzi L. (2011). Effects of Caulerpa racemosa invasion on soft-bottom assemblages in the Western Mediterranean Sea. Biological Invasions 13: 2677-2690.
  • De Biasi A.M., Pacciardi L., Piazzi L., Bontà Pittaluga G., De Ranieri S. (2009). Contenuto di metalli in tracce nelle scaglie e nei rizomi di Posidonia oceanica nell’area marina di Calafuria (Livorno). Atti Soc. Tosc. Sc. Nat., Serie B, 116: 111-118.
  • Cartes J.E., Ligas A., De Biasi A.M., Pacciardi L., Sartor P. (2009). Small-spatial scale changes in productivity of suprabenthic and infaunal crustaceans at the continental shelf of Ebro Delta (western Mediterranean). Ex. Mar. Biol. Ecol., 378: 40-49.
  • Ligas A., DE BIASI A.M., Demestre , Pacciardi L., Sartor P., Cartes J.E. (2009). Effects of chronic trawling disturbance on the production of suprabenthic and infaunal crustacean communities in the Adriatic Sea (NW Mediterranean). Ciencias Marinas, 35(2): 195-207.

Ricerca e valutazione Risorse ittiche

  • Maynou M., Del Mar Gil M., Vitale S., Giusto G.B., Foutsi A., Rangel M., Rainha R,, Erzini K., Goncalves J.M.S., Bentes L., Viva C.Sartor P.De Carlo F.Rossetti I., Christou M., Stergiou K., Maravelias C.D., Damalas D. (2018) – Fishers’ perceptions of the European Union discards ban: perspective from south European fisheries. Marine Policy 89 (2018) 147–153.
  • Damalas D., Maravelias C.D., Osio G.C., Maynou F., Sbrana M.Sartor P. (2015) – “Once upon a Time in the Mediterranean” Long Term Trends of Mediterranean Fisheries Resources Based on Fishers’ Traditional Ecological Knowledge. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0119330. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0119330
  • Maeda E.E., Mäntyniemi S., Despoti S., Musumeci C., Vassilopoulou V., Stergiou K.I., Giannoulaki M., Ligas A., Kuikka S. (2017) – A Bayesian model of fisheries discards with flexible structure and priors defined by experts. Ecological Modelling, 366: 1-14.
  • Sartor P., Li Veli D., De Carlo F., Ligas A., Massaro A., Musumeci C., Sartini M., Rossetti I., Sbrana M., Viva C. (2018) – Reducing unwanted catches of trammel nets: experimental results of the “guarding net” in the caramote prawn, Penaeus kerathurus, small-scale fishery of the Ligurian Sea (western Mediterranean). Scientia Marina, 82S1: 131-140.
  • Lloret J., Biton-Porsmoguer S., Carreño, A., Di Franco A., Sahyoun R., Melià P., Claudet J., Sève C., Ligas A., Belharet M., Calò A., Carbonara P., Coll M., Corrales X., Lembo G., Sartor P., Bitetto I., Vilas D., Piroddi C., Prato G., Charbonnel E., Bretton O., Hartmann V., Prats L., Font T. (2019) – Recreational and small-scale fisheries may pose a threat to vulnerable species in coastal and offshore waters of the western Mediterranean. ICES J. Mar. Sci., doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsz071.
  • Moullec F., Velez L., Verley P., Barrier N., Ulses C., Carbonara P., Esteban A., Follesa M.C., Gristina M., Jadaud A., Ligas A., López Díaz E., Maiorano P., Peristeraki P., Spedicato M.T., Thasitis I., Valls M., Guilhaumon F., Shin Y.J. (2019) – Capturing the big picture of Mediterranean marine biodiversity with an end-to-end model of climate and fishing impacts. Progress in Oceanography, 178:
  • Sbrana M., Zupa W., Ligas A., Capezzuto F., Chatzispyrou A., Follesa M.C., Gancitano V., Guijarro B., Isajlovic I., Jadaud A., Markovic O., Micallef R., Peristeraki P., Piccinetti C., Thasitis I., Carbonara P. (2019) – Spatiotemporal abundance pattern of deep-water rose shrimp, Parapenaeus longirostris, and Norway lobster, Nephrops norvegicus, in European Mediterranean waters. Scientia Marina, 83S1:
  • Sartor P., Carbonara P., Cerasi S., Lembo G., Facchini M.T., Lucchetti A., Sabatella R.F., Musumeci C., Zupa W., Spedicato M. T. (2019) – A selective and low impacting traditional fishery, sustaining the economy of small coastal villages in central Mediterranean: Keep or replace the small‐scale driftnets? Fisheries Management and Ecology, 26: 661-673. https ://
  • Vilas D., Coll M., Corrales X., Steenbeek J., Piroddi C., Calò A., Di Franco A., Font T., Guidetti P., Ligas A., Lloret J., Prato G., Sahyoun R., Sartor P., Claudet J. (2020) – The effects of marine protected areas on ecosystem recovery and fisheries using a comparative modelling approach. Aquatic Conserv.: Mar. Freshw. Ecosyst. DOI: 10.1002/aqc.3368.
  • Melnychuk M.C., Kurota H., Mace P.M., Pons M., Minto C., Osio G.C., Jensen O.P., de Moor C.L., Parma A.M., Little L.R., Hively D., Ashbrook C.E., Baker N., Amoroso R.O., Branch T.A., Anderson C.M., Szuwalski C.S., Baum J.K., McClanahan T.R., Ye Y., Ligas A., Bensbai J., Thompson G.G., DeVore J., Magnusson A., Bogstad B., Wort E., Rice J. and Hilborn R. (2021) – Identifying management actions that promote sustainable fisheries. Nature Sustainability,


  • Cuccaro, A., De Marchi, L., Oliva, M., Sanches, M.V., Freitas, R., Casu, V., Monni, G., Miragliotta, V., Pretti, C. (2021) Sperm quality assessment in Ficopomatus enigmaticus (Fauvel, 1923): Effects of selected organic and inorganic chemicals across salinity levels. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 207, art. no. 111219, DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2020.111219
  • Sanches, M.V., Oliva, M., Pires, A., De Marchi, L., Cuccaro, A., Freitas, R., Baratti, M., Pretti, C. (2020) Relationship between wild-caught organisms for bioassays and sampling areas: Widespread serpulid early-development comparison between two distinct populations after trace element exposure. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 205, art. no. 111094, DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2020.111094
  • De Marchi, L., Freitas, R., Oliva, M., Cuccaro, A., Manzini, C., Tardelli, F., Andrade, M., Costa, M., Leite, C., Morelli, A., Chiellini, F., Pretti, C. (2020) Does salinity variation increase synergistic effects of triclosan and carbon nanotubes on Mytilus galloprovincialis? Responses on adult tissues and sperms. Science of the Total Environment, 734, art. no. 138837, DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.138837
  • Vasarri, M., Ramazzotti, M., Tiribilli, B., Barletta, E., Pretti, C., Mulinacci, N., Degl’innocenti, D. (2020) The in vitro anti-amyloidogenic activity of the mediterranean red seaweed Halopithys incurve. Pharmaceuticals, 13 (8), art. no. 185, pp. 1-15, DOI: 10.3390/ph13080185
  • Oliva, M., De Marchi, L., Vieira Sanches, M., Pires, A., Cuccaro, A., Baratti, M., Chiellini, F., Morelli, A., Freitas, R., Pretti, C. (2020) Atlantic and Mediterranean populations of the widespread serpulid Ficopomatus enigmaticus: Developmental responses to carbon nanotubes. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 156, art. no. 111265, DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2020.111265
  • Campani, T., Casini, S., Caliani, I., Pretti, C., Fossi, M.C. (2020) Ecotoxicological Investigation in Three Model Species Exposed to Elutriates of Marine Sediments Inoculated With Bioplastics. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7, art. no. 229, DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00229
  • Oliva, M., De Marchi, L., Cuccaro, A., Casu, V., Tardelli, F., Monni, G., Freitas, R., Caliani, I., Fossi, M.C., Fratini, S., Baratti, M., Pretti, C. (2019) Effects of copper on larvae of the marbled crab Pachygrapsus marmoratus (Decapoda, Grapsidae): Toxicity test and biochemical marker responses. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part – C: Toxicology and Pharmacology, 223, pp. 71-77.DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpc.2019.05.007
  • Oliva, M., Manzini, C., Bontà Pittaluga, G., Kozinkova,, De Marchi, L., Freitas, R., Fabi, G., Pretti, C. (2019) Ficopomatus enigmaticus larval development assay: An application for toxicity assessment of marine sediments. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 139, pp. 189-196. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2018.12.033
  • De Marchi, L., Neto, V., Pretti, C., Figueira, E., Chiellini, F., Morelli, A., Soares, A.M.V.M., Freitas, R. (2018) The influence of salinity on the effects of Multi-walled carbon nanotubes on polychaetes. Scientific Reports, 8 (1), art. no. 8571, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-26729-2
  • Oliva, M., Martinelli, E., Galli, G., Pretti, C. (2017) PDMS-based films containing surface-active amphiphilic block copolymers to combat fouling from barnacles amphitrite and B. improvisus. Polymer, 108, pp. 476-482. DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.12.021