PERSEUS Publications


Abakumov A.N. New fish species in the Zmiinyi Island coastal waters found in 2012-2014. / A.N. Abakumov, V.Z. Pitsyk, A.P. Kurakin, S.M. Snigirov // Proceedings of Ternopol National Pedagogical University named after V. Gnatyuk. Series Biology, Special Issue: Hydroecology. – 2015. – № 3-4 (64). – P. 21-25, ISSN 2078-2357. (in Russian).

Akoglu E., Libralato S., Salihoglu B., Oguz T., and Solidoro C. 2015.EwE-F 1.0: an implementation of Ecopath with Ecosim in Fortran 95/2003 for coupling and integration with other models. Geoscientific Model Development 8 (8), 2687-2699.

Akoglu, E., et al. 2014. An indicator-based evaluation of Black Sea food web dynamics during 1960–2000. Journal of Marine Systems 134, 113–125.

Alvarez-Berastegui D, Ciannelli L, Aparicio-Gonzalez A, Reglero P, Hidalgo M, López-Jurado JL, Tintoré J, Alemany F (2014). Spatial scale, means and gradients of hydrographical variables define pelagic seascapes of bluefin and bullet tuna spawning distribution. Plos One DOI:10.1371/journal.pone 0109338.

Alvarez-Berastegui D, Hidalgo M, Tugores M.P, Reglero P, Aparicio A, Ciannelli L, Juza M, Mourre B, Pascual A,Lopez-Jurado JL, García A, Rodríguez JM, Tintoré J , Alemany F (accepted with changes). Pelagic seascape ecology for operational fisheries oceanography: modeling and predicting spawning distribution of Atlantic bluefin tuna in Western Mediterranean. ICES Journal of Marine Science.

Alvisi F., Cozzi S. 2016. Seasonal dynamics and long-term trends of hypoxia in the coastal zone of Emilia Romagna (NW Adriatic Sea, Italy). Science of the Total Environment , 541:1448-1462.
Antão, P., Calderón, M., Puig, M., Michail, A., Wooldridge, C., Darbra, R.M. 2016. Identification of Occupational Health, Safety, Security (OHSS) and Environmental Performance Indicators in port areas. Safety Science. Accepted.

Anton E., Radu G., Tigano G., Cristea M., Nenciu M. (2013). The situation of marine litter collected during demersal surveys in 2012 in the Romanian Black Sea area. Cercetari Marine (Recherches Marines) 43: 350-357.

Arapov, J., Ujević, I., Ninčević G., Ž., Skejić, S., Ceredi, A., Milandri, A., Pigozzi, S., Riccardi, E., Vilar-González, A., Luisa Rodríguez- Velasco, M., Nazlić, N., Marasović, I., 2015. Shellfish lipophilic toxin profile and toxic phytoplankton species along eastern Adriatic coast. Fresenius environmental bulletin, 24 (12c) : 4799-4806.

Arashkevich E.G., Louppova N.E., Nikishina A.B., Pautova L.A., Chasovnikov V.K., Drits A.V., Podymov O.I., Romanova N.D., Stanichnaya R.R., Zatsepin A.G., Kuklev S.B., Flint M.V., 2015. Marine environmental monitoring in the shelf zone of the Black Sea: assessment of the current state of the pelagic ecosystem. Oceanology (2015), vol 55(6): 871-876.

Arashkevich, E.G. et al., 2014. Mesozooplankton in the open Black Sea: Regional and seasonal characteristics. Journal of Marine Systems 135, 81–96.

Astorga D, Ruiz, J., Prieto, L., 2012. Ecological aspects of early life stages of Cotylorhiza tuberculata (Scyphozoa: Rhizostomae) affecting its pelagic population success. Hydrobiologia, Vol. 690: 141–155.

Avian M. A. Ramšak, V. Tirelli, I. D’Ambra, A. Malej. Redescription of Pelagia benovici into a new jellyfish genus: Mavia gen. nov., and its phylogenetic position within Pelagiidae (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa: Semaeostomeae). Invertebrate Systematics.
Bar-zeev, E., and Rahav, E. (2015). Microbial metabolism of transparent exopolymer particles during the summer months along a eutrophic estuary system. Frontiers in microbiology 6, 1–13. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2015.00403.

Bazairi, H. et al 2013. Alien marine species of Libya: first inventory and new records in El-Kouf National Park (Cyrenaica) and the neighbouring areas. Medit. Mar. Sci., 14/2, p. 451-462.

Bella S. Galil, Shevy B.S. Rothman, Roy gevili and Tamara Shiganova 2014. First record of Leucothea multicornis (Ctenophora: Lobata: Leucothidae) in the eastern Mediterranean. Marine Biodiversity Records, page 1 of 3. Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 2014, doi:10.1017/S1755267214000979; Vol. 7.

Benci E., 2014. Photographic monitoring of polyps of Aurelia aurita s.l. (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa) under controlled conditions. M. Sc. thesis, University of Trieste, p. 83.

Benedetti Fabio, Stéphane Gasparini, & Sakina-Dorothée Ayata. Identifying copepod functional groups from species functional traits J. Plankton Res. First published online November 3, 2015 doi:10.1093/plankt/fbv096.

Bensi M., Cardin V., Rubino A., Notarstefano G., and Poulain P.-M. (2013). Effects of winter convection on the deep layer of the Southern Adriatic Sea in 2012. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Vol. 118, 1-12, doi:10.1002/2013JC009432

Beusen A. H. W. , Bouwman A. F., Van Beek L. P. H., Mogollón J. M. and Middelburg J. J., 2015. Global riverine N and P transport to ocean increased during the twentieth century despite increased retention along the aquatic continuum. Biogeosciences Discuss., 12, 20123–20148, 2015

Bosse A., P. Testor, L. Mortier, L. Prieur, V. Taillandier, F. d'Ortenzio and L. Coppola, 2015a. Spreading of Levantine Intermediate Waters by Submesoscale Coherent Vortices in the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea as observed with gliders, Journal of Geophysical Research, DOI: 10.1002/2014JC010263

Bouffard J., J. Marmain, A. Bosse, A. Petrenko, P. Forget, A. M. Doglioli, P. Testor and L. Mortier (2014): Variability of slope current positioning from space: Application to the North Mediterranean Current, JGR., in rev.

Cantoni C., Luchetta A., Chiggiato J., Cozzi S., Schroeder K., Langone L. (submitted). Dense water flow and carbonate system in the South Adriatic: a focus on the 2012 event. Marine Geology.

Capet A., Meysman F., Akoumianaki I., Soetaert K. and Grégoire, M.; “Integrating sediment biogeochemistry into 3D oceanic models: A study of benthic-pelagic coupling in the Black Sea”, Ocean Modelling, under review (minor revisions).

Capet, A., Barth, A., Beckers, J. M., and Gregoire, M., 2012. Interannual variability of Black Sea’s hydrodynamics and connection to atmospheric patterns. Deep-Sea Research II, Vol. 77-80: 128–142,

Capet, A., Beckers, J. M., and Gregoire, M., 2013. Drivers, mechanisms and long-term variability of seasonal hypoxia on the Black Sea northwestern shelf – is there any recovery after eutrophication? Biogeosciences, Vol. 10: 3943–3962, doi:10.5194/bg-10-3943-2013.

Capet, A., Stanev, E. V., Beckers, J.-M., Murray, J. W. and Grégoire, M. (2015); “Recent decline of the Black Sea oxygen inventory”, Biogeosciences Discussions, 12 , 16233–16253

Caruso G., R. La Ferla, M. Azzaro, A. Zoppini, G. Marino, T. Petochi, C. Corinaldesi, M. Leonardi, R. Zaccone, S. Fonda, C. Caroppo, L. Monticelli, F. Azzaro, F. Decembrini, G. Maimone, R. Cavallo, L. Stabili, N. Todorova, V.Karamfilov, E. Rastelli, S. Cappello, M. I.Acquaviva, M. Narracci, R. De Angelis, P. Del Negro, M. Latini, R. Danovaro, 2015. Microbial assemblages for environmental quality assessment: Knowledge, gaps and usefulness in the European Marine Strategy Framework Directive. Critical Reviews in Microbiology, 1-22. doi:10.3109/1040841X.2015.1087380.

Catalán, I. A., D. Macías, J. Solé, A. Ospina-Álvarez, and J. Ruiz. 2013. Stay off the motorway:Resolving the pre-recruitment life history dynamics of the European anchovy in the SW Mediterranean through a spatially-explicit individual-based model (SEIBM). Progr Oceanogr 111:140-153.

Chasovnikov V. K., Chjoo V. P., Ocherednik O. A., and Mar’yasova E. S., 2016. Evaluation of the Level of Technogenic Pollution in the Coastal Zone of the Black Sea near Gelendzhik // Oceanology, 2016, Vol. 56, No. 1, pp. 70–74.

Cherkez E., Medinets V., Svistun V., Pigulevskiy P., Buniak O., Bychenko A. (2014). Factors forming of underground waters regime on the Zmiinyi Island. Odessa National University Gerald 19 (4/23): 328-342.

Coatu V., Oros A., Tiganus D., Lazar L. (in press). Assessment of chemical contamination in biota from Romanian marine waters in respect with maximum admissible levels regulated by legislation for human consumption. Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology.
Coatu V., Tiganus D., Oros A., Lazar L. (2013). Analysis of hazardous substance contamination of the marine ecosystem in the Romanian Black Sea coast, part of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (2008/56/EEC) Implementation. Cercetări Marine (Recherches Marines) 43: 174-186.

Coll, M., Shannon, L. J., Kleisner, K. M., Juan-Jorda, M. J., Bundy, A., Akoglu, A. G., Banaru, D., Boldt, J. L., Borges, M. F., Cook, A., Diallo, I., Fu, C., Fox, C., Gascuel, D., Gurney, L. J., Hattab, T., Heymans, J. J., Jouffre, D., Knight, B. R., Kucukavsar, S., Large, S. I., Lynam, C., Machias, A., Marshall, K. N., Masski, H., Combi T., S. Miserocchi, L. Langone, R. Guerra. (submitted) Distribution, homologue patterns and inventories of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in sediments from the western Adriatic Sea. Submitted to Science of the Total Environments.

Crise, A., Kaberi, H., Ruiz, J., Zatsepin, A, Arashkevich, E., Giani, M., Karageorgis, A.P., Prieto, L., Pantazi, M., Gonzalez-Fernandez, D., Ribera d’Alcalà, M., Tornero, V., Vassilopoulou, V., Durrieu de Madron, X., Guieu, C., Puig, P., Zenetos, A., Andral, B., Angel, D., Altukhov, D., Ayata, S.D., Aktan, Y., Balcıoğlu, E., Benedetti, F., Bouchoucha, M., Buia, M.-C., Cadiou, J.F., Canals, M., Chakroun, M., Christou, E., Christidis, M.G., Civitarese, G., Coatu, V., Corsini-Foka, M., Cozzi, S., Deidun, A., Dell’Aquila, A., Dogrammatzi, A., Dumitrache, C., Edelist, D., Ettahiri, O., Fonda-Umani, S., Gana, S., Galgani, F., Gasparini, S., Giannakourou, A., Gomoiu, M.-T., Gubanova, A., Gücü, A.C., Gürses, O., Hanke, G., Hatzianestis, I., Herut, B., Hone, R., Huertas, E., Irisson, J.O., İşinibilir, M., Jimenez, J.A., Kalogirou, S., Kapiris, K., Karamfilov, V., Kavadas, Keskin, C., Kideyş, A.E., Kocak, M., Kondylatos, G., Kontogiannis, C., Kosyan, R., Koubbi, P., Kušpilić, G., La Ferla, R., Langone, L., Laroche, S., Lazar, L., Lefkaditou, E., Lemeshko, I.E., Machias, A., Malej, A., Mazzocchi, M.-G., Medinets, V., Mihalopoulos, N., Miserocchi, S., Moncheva, S., Mukhanov, V., Oaie, G., Oros, A., Öztürk, A.A., Öztürk, B., Panayotova, M., Prospathopoulos, A., Radu, G., Raykov, V., Reglero, P., Reygondeau, G., Rougeron, N,. Salihoglu, B., Sanchez-Vidal, A., Sannino, G., Santinelli, C., Secrieru, D., Shapiro, G., Simboura, N., Shiganova, T., Sprovieri, M., Stefanova, K., Streftaris, N., Tirelli, V., Tom, M., Topaloğlu, B., Topçu, N.E., Tsagarakis, K., Tsangaris, C.,Tserpes, G., Tuğrul, G., Uysal, Z., Vasile, D., Violaki, K., Xu, J., Yüksek, A., Papathanassiou, E., 2015. A MSFD complementary approach for the assessment of pressures, knowledge and data gaps in Southern European Seas: The PERSEUS experience, Marine Pollution Bulletin, Volume 95, Issue 1, 15 June 2015, Pages 28-39, ISSN 0025-326X,

D’Ambra, I. and Malej, A., 2015. Scyphomedusae of the Mediterranean: State of the Art and Future Perspectives. Central Nervous System Agents in Medicinal Chemistry, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 81-94, ISSN 1871-5249/1875-6166, doi 10.2174/1871524915666150326114733
Daskalov GM, Mihneva V, Boicenko L, Grishin A, Lazar L, Shlyahov V Zengin M 2015. Forecasting lagged shifts in ecosystem quality driven by climate and trophic interactions (paper submitted to Global Change Biology).

de la Paz M., I.E. Huertas, S. Flecha, A.F. Rios, F.F. Perez, 2015. Nitrous oxide and methane in Atlantic and Mediterranean waters in the Strait of Gibraltar: Air-sea fluxes and inter-basin exchange. Progress in Oceanography 138: 18-31. doi:10.1016/j.pocean.2015.09.009

De Pascali SA, Del Coco L, Felline S, Mollo E, Terlizzi A, Fanizzi FP, 2015. 1H NMR spectroscopy and MVA analyses of Diplodus sargus eating the exotic pest Caulerpa cylindracea. Mar Drugs 13:3550-3566; doi:10.3390/md13063550.

Dimiza M.D., Koukousioura O., Triantaphyllou M.V., Dermitzakis M.D., Live and dead benthic foraminiferal assemblages from coastal environments of the Aegean Sea (Greece): Distribution and diversity, Revue de Micropaléontologie. Available online 8 December 2015, ISSN 0035-1598,

Dimiza M.D., Triantaphyllou M.V., Koukousioura O., Hallock P., Simboura N., Karageorgis A.P., Papathanasiou E., The Foram Stress Index: A new tool for environmental assessment of soft-bottom environments using benthic foraminifera. A case study from the Saronikos Gulf, Greece, Eastern Mediterranean, Ecological Indicators, Volume 60, January 2016, Pages 611-621, ISSN 1470-160X,

Dimiza, M.D., Triantaphyllou, M.V., Malinverno, E., 2014. New evidence for the ecology of Helicosphaera carteri in polluted coastal environments (Elefsis Bay, Saronikos Gulf, Greece). Journal of Nannoplankton Research 34: 37-43.
Divinsky B.V., Kosyan R.D., 2015. Observed wave climate trends at the open part of the Black sea during period 1990-2014. Oceanology, 2015, V. 55. N.6. P.844-849.

Djakovac T., N. Supic, F. Bernardi Aubry, D. Degobbis, M. Giani, 2015. Mechanisms of hypoxia frequency changes in the northern Adriatic Sea during the period 1972-2012. Journal of Marine Systems 141: 1798-189.

Djakovac T., Supic N., Bernardi Aubry F., Degobbis D., Giani M., 2014. Mechanisms of hypoxia frequency changes in the northern Adriatic Sea during the period 1972-2012, Journal of Marine Systems, in press. doi: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2014.08.001

D'Ortenzio F., H. Lavigne, F. Besson, H. Claustre, L. Coppola, N. Garcia, A. L'Huon, S. Le Reste, D. Malardé, C. Migon, P. Morin, L. Mortier, A. Poteau, L. Prieur, P. Raimbault, P. Testor, 2014: Observing mixed layer depth, nitrate and chlorophyll concentrations in the North Western Mediterranean: A combined satellite and NO3 profiling floats experiment. Geophysical Research Letters 09/2014, DOI: 10.1002/2014GL061020.

Ducrocq V., Braud I, Davolio S, Ferretti R., Flamant C., Jansa A., Kalthoff N., Richard E., Taupier-Letage I., Ayral P.-A., Belamari S., Berne A., Borga M., Boudevillain B., Bock O., Boichard J.-L., Bouin M.-N., Bousquet O., Bouvier C., Chiggiato J., Cimini D., Corsmeier U., CoppolaL., Cocquerez P., Defer E., Delanoë J., Di Girolamo P., Doerenbecher A., Drobinski P., Dufournet Y., Fourrié N., Gourley J.J., Labatut L., Lambert D., Le Coz J., Marzano F. S., Molinié G., Montani A., Nord G., Nuret M., Ramage K., Rison B., Roussot O., Said F., Schwarzenboeck A., Testor P., Van-Baelen J., Vincendon B., Aran M., and J. Tamayo, 2013: HyMeX-SOP1, the field campaign dedicated to heavy precipitation and flash-flooding in the northwestern Mediterranean, BAMS, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00244.1.

Dumitrache C., 2013. Romanian Marine and Coastal Environment State Report, NIMRD, Cercetari Marine (Recherches Marines) 43, Chapter Macrozoobenthos.

Dumitrache C., Filimon A., Abaza V., Zaharia T., 2013. Recent data on benthic populations from the sandy bottom community in the marine zone of the Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve (ROSCI0066). Cercetari Marine (Recherches Marines) 43: 219-23.

Durrieu de Madron, X., L. Houpert, P. Puig, A. Sanchez-Vidal, P. Testor, A. Bosse, C. Estournel, S. Somot, F. Bourrin, M. N. Bouin, M. Beauverger, L. Beguery, A. Calafat, M. Canals, C. Cassou, L. Coppola, D. Dausse, F. D’Ortenzio, J. Font, S. Heussner, S. Kunesch, D. Lefevre, H. Le Goff, J. Martín, L. Mortier, A. Palanques, and P. Raimbault, 2013. Interaction of dense shelf water cascading and open-sea convection in the northwestern Mediterranean during winter 2012. Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 40: 1379–1385, doi:10.1002/grl.50331.

Erikssen M., Lebreton L., Carson H.S., Thiel M., Moore C.J., Borerro J.C., Galgani F., Ryan P.G., Reisser J. (2014). Plastic pollution in the world's oceans: More than 5 trillion plastic pieces weighing over 250,000 tons afloat at sea. Plos One. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone. 0111913.

Felline S., Caricato, R., Cutignano A., Gorbi S., Lionetto M.G., Mollo, E., Regoli F., Terlizzi A., 2012. Subtle Effects of Biological Invasions: Cellular and Physiological Responses of Fish Eating the Exotic Pest Caulerpa racemosa. PLoS ONE 7(6): e38763. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038763.

Felline S., Mollo E., Ferramosca A, Zara V., Regoli F., Gorbi S., Terlizzi A. , 2014. Can a marine pest reduce the nut.ritional value of Mediterranean fish flesh? Marine Biology, 161, 1275-1283.

Fermeli, G., Papathanassiou, E., Papatheodorou, G., Streftaris, N., Ioakeimidis, C., 2014. My school voyages with PERSEUS (PERSEUS@School). European Geoscience Union (EGU) General Assembly 2014, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol 16, EGU2014-8355.

Fisher, J.A.D., Casini, M., Frank, K.T., Moellmann, C., Leggett, W.C., Daskalov, G. (2015) The importance of within-system spatial variation in drivers of marine ecosystem regime shifts. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, 370(1659). DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0271

Flecha S, Pérez FF, García-Lafuente J, Sammartino S, Rios AF, Huertas IE, 2015. Trends of pH decrease in the Mediterranean Sea through high frequency observational data: indication of ocean acidification in the basin. Scientific reports-(Nature) 5: 16770. doi: 10.1038/srep16770

Fraschetti S., Guarnieri G., Bevilacqua S., Terlizzi A., Boero F., 2013. Protection Enhances Community and Habitat Stability: Evidence from a Mediterranean Marine Protected Area. PLoS ONE 8(12): e81838. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0081838

Fraysse M., Pairaud I., Ross O., Faure V., Pinazo C., 2014. Intrusion of Rhone River diluted water into the Bay of Marseille: generation processes and impacts on ecosystem functioning. Journal of Geophysical Research 119. DOI: 10.1002/2014JC010022.

Fraysse M., Pinazo C., Faure V., Fuchs R., Lazzari P., Raimbault P., Pairaud I., 2013. Development of a 3D coupled physical-biogeochemical model for the Marseille coastal area (NW Mediterranean Sea): What complexity is required in the coastal zone? Plos One. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0080012.

Gacic M., G. Civitarese, V. Kovacevic, L. Ursella, M. Bensi, M. Menna, V. Cardin, P.-M. Poulain, S. Cosoli, G. Notarstefano, C. Pizzi, 2014. Extreme winter 2012 in the Adriatic: an example of climatic effect on the BiOS rhytm. Ocean Sci., 10, 513-522. doi:10.5194/os-10-513-2014.

Gazyetov Ye.I., Andrianova O.P., Medinets V.I., Belevich R.R., Morozov V.N. Assessment of influence of the Danube River discharge on separate hydrological characteristics of the northwestern Black Sea in 2004-2013. Odessa National University Herald, 2015 (in press). (In Russian)

Giani, M., Djakovac, T., Degobbis, D., Cozzi, S., Solidoro, S., Umani, S.F. , 2012. Recent changes in the marine ecosystems of the northern Adriatic Sea. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, Vol. 115: 1e13,

Golumbeanu M., Nenciu M., Galatchi M., Nita V., Anton E., Oros A., Ioakeimidis C., Belchior C., 2015. Marine Litter Watch Sea coast (in press).

Gómez-Jacobsen F, Mercado JM, Ramírez T, Salles S, Cortés D, Yebra L, 2016. A new regional algorithm for estimating chlorophyll a in the Alborán Sea (Mediterranean Sea) from MODIS-Aqua satellite imagery. International Journal of Remote Sensing (In press).

Gorbi S, Giuliani ME, Pittura L, d’Errico G, Terlizzi A, Felline S, Grauso L, Mollo E, Cutignano A, Regoli F, 2014. Could molecular effects of Caulerpa racemosa metabolites modulate the impact on fish populations of Diplodus sargus? Marine Environmental Research, 96, 2-11.

Grbec, B., Morović, M., Matić, F. Ninčević-Gladan, Ž., Marasović, I., Vidjak, O., Bojanić, N.,Čikeš-Keč, V.,Zorica, B., Kušpilić, G. & Matić-Skoko, S. (2015) Climate regime shifts and multi-decadal variability of the Adriatic Sea pelagic ecosystem. Acta Adriatica, 56 (1): 47-66.

Gregory, L., Jimenez, C., 2013. Cyprus CPR Survey. Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science 2013 Annual Report.

Guraslan, C., Fach, B.A., Oguz, T. 2014. Modeling the impact of climate variability on Black Sea anchovy recruitment and production. Fish. Oceanogr. 23:5, 436–457. doi:10.1111/fog.12080

Gvakharia V., Bilashvili K., Machitadz N., Gelashvili N., Adamia T., Khukhunia Ts., 2015. Elaboration of the national monitoring programmes and subprograms of the Black Sea. Papers (book) of the Institute of Geology of Tbilisi State University, New Publ, vol, 127, (In Georgian), 2015.

Halouani, G., Gascuel, D., Hattaba, T., Ben Rais Lasrama, F., Colle, M., Tsagarakis, K., Piroddi, C., Romdhane, M.S., Le Loc'h, F., 2015. Fishing impact in Mediterranean ecosystems: an EcoTroph modeling approach. Journal of Marine Systems 150 (2015) 22-33. doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2015.05.007

Heimbürger L-E, Lavigne H., Migon C., Coppola L., D'Ortenzio F., Miquel J-C. and Estournel C. (2013). Temporal variability of vertical export flux at the DYFAMED time-series station (Northwestern Mediterranean Sea). Prog Oceanogr 119: 59-67, doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2013.08.005.

Heslop, E., Ruiz, S., Allen J., Lopez-Jurado J. L., Renault L., and Tintore J., 2012. Autonomous underwater gliders 22 monitoring variability at "choke points" in our ocean system: A case study in the Western Mediterranean Sea. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 39: 24, doi:10.1029/2012GL053717.

Hocevar S., 2013. Population dynamics of the moon jellyfish (Aurelia aurita s.l.) in the Bay of Koper. B. Sc. thesis, University of Primorska, p. 40 (in Slov. with English abstract).

Houpert L., P. Testor, X. Durrieu de Madron, S. Somot, F. D’Ortenzio, C. Estournel, H. Lavigne (2015) Seasonal cycle of the mixed layer, the seasonal thermocline and the upper-ocean heat storage rate in the Mediterranean Sea derived from observations. Progress in Oceanography, 132, 333–352.

Houpert L., X. Durrieu de Madron, P. Testor, A. Bosse, M.N. Bouin, D. Dausse, H. Le Goff, S. Kunesch, M. Labaste, L. Coppola, F. D’Ortenzio, L. Mortier, P. Raimbault. Observations of open-ocean deep convection in the northwestern mediterranean sea : seasonal and interannual variability of mixing and deep water masses for the 2007-2013 period. Submitted for publication.

Hubareva E. S., Svetlichny L. S. (2016) Copepods Oithona similis and Oithona davisae: Two Adaptive Strategies for the Black Sea Environment. Oceanology (Moscow), 56 (2), 1–8.

Huertas, I. E., et al., 2012. Atlantic forcing of the Mediterranean oligotrophy. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, Vol. 26: GB2022, doi:10.1029/2011GB004167.

ICCAT. 2015. Report for biennial period, 2014-15 PART I. Pages 1-61 in ICCAT editor. The International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas, Madrid- Spain (pages 84-85, 233, 261, 335).

Im, U., Christodoulaki, S., Violaki, K., Zarmpas, P., Kocak, M., Daskalakis, N., Mihalopoulos, N., Kanakidou, M., 2013. Atmospheric deposition of nitrogen and sulfur over southern Europe with focus on the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Atmospheric Environment, Volume 81, December 2013, pp. 660-670.

Ingram GW, Alvarez-Berastegui D, Reglero P, Balbín R, García A, Alemany F (submitted). Incorporation of habitat information in the development of índices of larval bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) in the Western Mediterranean Sea (2001-2013). Deep Sea Research.

Ingram, G. W., D. Alvarez-Berastegui, A. García, Pollack A.G., J. L. López-Jurado, and A. Francisco. 2015. Development of indices of larval bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus) in the Western Mediterranean Sea. ICCAT,Collect.Vol.Sci.Pap. 71(3):1279-1296.

Ioakeimidis, C., Papatheodorou, G., Fermeli, G., Streftaris, N., Papathanassiou, E. 2015. Use of ROV for assessing marine litter on the seafloor of Saronikos Gulf (Greece): a way to fill data gaps and deliver environmental education. SpringerPlus (2015) 4:463. DOI 10.1186/s40064-015-1248-4.

Ioakeimidis, C., Zeri C., Kaberi H., Galatchi M., Antoniadis K., Streftaris N., Galgani F., E. Papathanassiou E., Papatheodorou G., 2014. A comparative study of marine litter on the seafloor of coastal areas in the Eastern Mediterranean and Black Seas. Mar. Pollut. Bull. (2014),

Jitar O., Teodosiu C., Oros A., Plavan G., Nicoara M. Heavy metals bioaccumulation in living organisms from Romanian sector of Black Sea. ICEEM07 Special Issue (SI) of New Biotechnology journal (in press).

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