Publications and Conferences

Publications

No one is safe: destruction of coralligenous concretions and other benthic sciaphilic communities in the MPA Cape Greco (Cyprus)

Jimenez C, Petrou A, Papatheodoulou M, Resaikos V (2022) No one is safe: destruction of coralligenous concretions and other benthic sciaphilic communities in the MPA Cape Greco (Cyprus). 4th Mediterranean Symposium on the conservation of Coralligenous & other Calcareous Bio-Concretions. Genoa, Italy, 20-21 September 2022. Pp 74-79. https://symposia.spa-rac.org/proceedings/

Cold water and harmful algal blooms linked to coral reef collapse in the Eastern Tropical Pacific

Palmer C, Jimenez C, Bassey G, Ruiz E, Villalobos Cubero T, Chavarria Diaz MM, Harrison XA, Puschendorf R. (2022) Cold water and harmful algal blooms linked to coral reef collapse in the Eastern Tropical Pacific. PeerJ 10:e14081 DOI 10.7717/peerj.14081

The ‘silent’ problem of fisheries: A call to address one of the biggest fisheries-driven environmental threats

Papageorgiou M. and C. Ieronymidou, 2022. The ‘silent’ problem of fisheries: A call to address one of the biggest fisheries-driven environmental threats. Policy Brief. Nicosia, Enalia Physis Environmental Research Centre and Bird Life Cyprus.DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.28619.87843

Assessment of Posidonia oceanica traits along a temperature gradient in the Mediterranean Sea shows impacts of marine warming and heat waves

Stipcich P, Apostolaki ET, Chartosia N, Efthymiadis PT, Jimenez CE, La Manna G, Pansini A, Principato E, Resaikos V and Ceccherelli G (2022) Assessment of Posidonia oceanica traits along a temperature gradient in the Mediterranean Sea shows impacts of marine warming and heat waves. Frontiers in Marine Science, 9:895354. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2022.895354

Marine heatwaves drive recurrent mass mortalities in the Mediterranean Sea

Garrabou J, Gómez-Gras D, Medrano A, Cerrano C, Ponti M, Schlegel R, Bensoussan N, Turicchia E, Sini M, Gerovasileiou V, Teixido N, Mirasole A, Tamburello L, Cebrian E, Rilov G, Ledoux J-B, Ben Souissi J, Khamassi F, Ghanem R, Benabdi M, Grimes S, Ocaña O, Bazairi H, Hereu B, Linares C, Kersting D-K, Rovira G, Ortega J, Casals D, Pagès-Escolà M, Margarit N, Capdevila P, Verdura J, Ramos A, Izquierdo A, Barbera C, Rubio-Portillo E, Anton I, López-Sendino P, Díaz D, Vázquez-Luis M, Duarte C, Marbà N, Aspillaga E, Espinosa F, Grech D, Guala I, Azzurro E, Farina S, Gambi MC, Chimienti G, Montefalcone M, Azzola A, Pulido Mantas T, Fraschetti S, Ceccherelli G, Kipson S, Bakran-Petricioli T, Petricioli D, Jimenez C, Katsanevakis S, Tuney Kizilkaya I, Kizilkaya Z, Sartoretto S, Rouanet E, Ruitton S, Comeau S, Gattuso J-P, Harmelin JG. (2022) Marine heatwaves drive recurrent mass mortalities in the Mediterranean Sea. Global Change Biology, 1– 18. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.16301

Revisiting underwater surveys to uncover sites of conservation interest

Smith C.J., Gerovasileiou V., Mytilineou Ch., Jimenez C., Papadopoulou K., Salomidi M., Sakellariou D., Drakopoulou V., Otero M. (2022) Revisiting
underwater surveys to uncover sites of conservation interest. In: Otero, M., Mytilineou, C. (Eds.), Deep-sea Atlas of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea
(146-171 pp.). IUCN-HCMR DeepEastMed Project. Publisher, IUCN Gland, Malaga.

Deep-sea vulnerable benthic fauna

Salomidi M., Gerovasileiou V., Stamouli C., Drakopoulou V., Otero M.M., Jimenez C., Kiparissis S., Mytilineou Ch., Papadopoulou N., Smith C.J.,
Thasitis I., Anastasiadou Ch., Lefkaditou E., Makovsky Y., Schüler M. (2022) Deep-sea vulnerable benthic fauna. In: Otero, M., Mytilineou, C. (Eds.), Deep-sea Atlas of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea (123-143 pp.). IUCN-HCMR DeepEastMed Project. Publisher, IUCN Gland, Malaga.

Protecting global marine animal forests

Sergio Rossi S, Bramanti L, Horta P, Allcock L, Carreiro-Silva M, Coppari M, Denis V, Hadjioannou L, Isla E, Jimenez C, Johnson M, Mohn C, Orejas C,
Ramšak A, Reimer J, Rinkevich B, Rizzo L, Salomidi M, Samaai T, Schubert N, Soares M, Thurstan RH, Vassallo P, Ziveri P, Zorrilla-Pujana J. (2022) Protecting global marine animal forests. Science 376:929-930. DOI:10.1126/science.abq7583  

Saddleback Syndrome in the common lionfish Pterois miles (Scorpaeniformes: Scorpaenidae), off Cyprus, Eastern Mediterranean Sea

Jimenez, C., Aguilar-Perera, A., Dimitriou, A.C. Papatheodoulou M, Patsalou P. (2022) Saddleback Syndrome in the common lionfish Pterois miles
(Scorpaeniformes: Scorpaenidae), off Cyprus, Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Thalassas 38, 487–492. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41208-022-00403-x 

The Fan Mussel Pinna nobilis on the Brink of Extinction in the Mediterranean

Katsanevakis, S., Carella, F., Çinar, M.E., Čižmek, H., Jimenez, C., Kersting, D.K., Moreno, D., Rabaoui, L., Vicente, N. (2022). The Fan Mussel Pinna
nobilis on the Brink of Extinction in the Mediterranean. In: DellaSala, D.A., Goldstein, M.I. (Eds.), Imperiled: The Encyclopedia of Conservation, vol. 2.
Elsevier, pp. 700–709. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-821139-7.00070-2. 

Review of catch records of the bigeye thresher shark Alopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841 (Lamniformes: Alopiidae) in the Mediterranean Sea: historical and recent data with biological notes

Kousteni, V., Resaikos, V., Papatheodoulou, M., & Papageorgiou, M. (2022). Review of catch records of the bigeye thresher shark Alopias superciliosus Lowe, 1841 (Lamniformes: Alopiidae) in the Mediterranean Sea: historical and recent data with biological notes. Journal of Fish Biology, 1–11. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfb.15160 

Increased knowledge affects public attitude and perception towards elasmobranchs and support for conservation

PAPAGEORGIOU, M., BENGIL G.T. , E., SNAPE, R., & HADJIOANNOU, L. (2022). Increased knowledge affects public attitude and perception towards elasmobranchs and support for conservation. Mediterranean Marine Science, 23(3), 637–649. https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.28749

Understanding the Interactions Between Cetaceans and Other Megafauna With the Albacore Tuna Fishery: A Case Study From the Cyprus’ Pelagic Longline Fishery

Papageorgiou, M., Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Georgiou, A. and Petrou, A., 2022. Understanding the Interactions Between Cetaceans and Other Megafauna With the Albacore Tuna Fishery: A Case Study From the Cyprus’ Pelagic Longline Fishery. Front. Mar. Sci9, p.868464. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.868464

First record of the alien seed beetle Stator limbatus (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Bruchinae) from Cyprus

Demetriou J, Kakiopoulos G, Háva J, Martinou AF, Delobel A (2022) First record of the alien seed beetle Stator limbatus (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Bruchinae) from Cyprus. Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle “Grigore Antipa” 65(1): 37-43. https://doi.org/10.3897/travaux.65.e81350

First records of the alien Eucalyptus psyllids Blastopsylla occidentalis (Hemiptera, Aphalaridae) from Cyprus and Platyobria biemani (Hemiptera, Aphalaridae) from Cyprus and continental Greece

Demetriou J, Koutsoukos E, Davranoglou L‑R, Roy HE, Spodek M, Martinou AF (2022) First records of the alien Eucalyptus psyllids Blastopsylla occidentalis (Hemiptera, Aphalaridae) from Cyprus and Platyobria biemani (Hemiptera, Aphalaridae) from Cyprus and continental Greece. Travaux du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle “Grigore Antipa” 65(1): 25-36. https://doi.org/10.3897/travaux.65.e82873

Economic assessment of abandoned, lost and otherwise discarded fishing gear (ALDFG) in the fishery sector of the Republic of Cyprus

Savels, R., Raes L., Papageorgiou M., Speelman S. (2022). Economic assessment of abandoned, lost and otherwise discarded fishing gear (ALDFG) in the fishery sector of the Republic of Cyprus. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN. 38 pp. https://biblio.ugent.be/publication/8757113/file/8757116.pdf

Seasonal and geographic variations of marine litter: A comprehensive study from the island of Cyprus
Orthodoxou, D.L., Loizidou, X.I., Baldwin, C., Kocareis, C., Karonias, A. and Ateş, M.A., (2022). Seasonal and geographic variations of marine litter: A comprehensive study from the island of Cyprus. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 177, p.113495.
Uninvited pests of an unwelcomed tree: a survey on alien chalcidoid wasps (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) associated with eucalyptus trees in Cyprus

 Demetriou J, Koutsoukos E, Radea C, Roy HE, Arianoutsou M, Martinou AF (2022) Uninvited pests of an unwelcomed tree: a survey on alien chalcidoid wasps (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) associated with Eucalyptus trees in Cyprus. BioInvasions Records 11(2): 390–400, https://doi.org/10.3391/bir.2022.11.2.12 

An “alien” species on the loose: new records and updated distribution of the black soldier fly Hermetia illucens in the Western Palearctic

Demetriou, J., Kalaentzis, K., Kazilas, C., Kunz, G., Muller, B., Mostovski, M.B. and Koutsoukos, E., 2022. An “alien” species on the loose: new records and updated distribution of the black soldier fly Hermetia illucens in the Western Palearctic. Bulletin of Insectology75(1), pp.125-130.

The case of lionfish (Pterois miles) in the Mediterranean Sea demonstrates limitations in EU legislation to address marine biological invasions

Kleitou, P., Hall-Spencer, J, M., Savva, I., Kletou, D., Hadjistylli, M., Azzuro, E., Katsanevakis, S., Antoniou, C., Hadjioannou, L.,Chartosia, N., Christou, M., Christodoulides, Y., Giovos, I., Jimenez, C., Smeraldo, S., Rees, S. (2021). The case of lionfish (Pterois miles) in the Mediterranean Sea demonstrates limitations in EU legislation to address marine biological invasions. J. Mar. Sci. Eng. 9, 325. https://doi.org/10.3390/jmse9030325 

Asexual reproduction in bad times? The case of Cladocora caespitosa in the eastern Mediterranean Sea

Lopez-Marquez, V., Lozano-Martin, C., Hadjioannou, L., Acevedo, I., Templado, J., Jimenez, C., Taviani, M., Machordom, A. (2021). Asexual reproduction in bad times? The case of Cladocora caespitosa in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. Coral Reefshttps://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-020-02040-3 

Dendrophylliidae cold-water corals in a warm ocean: The effect of exposure duration on their physiological response

Reynaud, S., Orejas, C., Campagno, A., Rottier, C., Jimenez, C. and Ferrier-Pagès, C., 2021. Dendrophylliidae cold-water corals in a warm ocean: The effect of exposure duration on their physiological response. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, p.104962. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2021.104962

Condition of the Playa Blanca coral reef, Punta Gorda, one of the most extensive reefs on the Pacific of Costa Rica

Méndez-Venegas, M., Jiménez, C., Bassey-Fallas, G. and Cortés, J., 2021. Condición del arrecife coralino de Playa Blanca, Punta Gorda, uno de los arrecifes más extensos de la costa Pacífica de Costa Rica. Revista de Biología Tropical69(S2). DOI 10.15517/RBT.V69ISUPPL.%202.48742

Unexpected high molluscan diversity in a submarine cave<br /> in the Eastern Mediterranean

Di Franco, D., Jimenez, C. & Albano, P.G. Unexpected high molluscan diversity in a submarine cave in the Eastern Mediterranean. Mar. Biodivers. 51, 85 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-021-01219-3

Occurrence of Aedes cretinus in Cyprus based on information collected by<br /> citizen scientists

Martinou, A.F., Fawcett, J., Georgiou, M., Angelidou, I., Philippou, M. and Schaffner, F., 2021. Occurrence of Aedes cretinus in Cyprus based on information collected by citizen scientists. Journal of the European Mosquito Control Association, pp.1-8. https://doi.org/10.52004/JEMCA2021.0002

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First genetically confirmed records of the little gulper shark Centrophorus uyato (Squaliformes: Centrophoridae) from Cypriot waters

Kousteni V, Papageorgiou M, Rovatsos M, Thasitis I, Hadjioannou L (2021) First genetically confirmed records of the little gulper shark Centrophorus uyato (Squaliformes: Centrophoridae) from Cypriot waters. Biodiversity Data Journal 9: e71837. https://doi.org/10.3897/BDJ.9.e71837

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Guidelines for reporting methods to estimate metabolic rates by aquatic intermittent-flow respirometry

Shaun S. Killen, Emil A. F. Christensen, Daphne Cortese, Libor Závorka, Tommy Norin, Lucy Cotgrove, Amélie Crespel, Amelia Munson, Julie J. H. Nati, Magdalene Papatheodoulou, David J. McKenzie; Guidelines for reporting methods to estimate metabolic rates by aquatic intermittent-flow respirometry. J Exp Biol 15 September 2021; 224 (18): jeb242522. doi: https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.242522

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Economic consequences of Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Fisheries in the Eastern Mediterranean

Giannakis, E., Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Papageorgiou, M., Karonias, A., Petrou, A. (2020). Economic consequences of Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Fisheries in the Eastern Mediterranean (Cyprus). Sustainability. 12(22), 9406. Doi: 10.3390/su12229406.

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Two sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) sightings in Cyprus from social media

Snape, R.T.E., Cicek, B. A., Hadjioannou, L., Ozturk, A. A., Beton, D. (2020). Two sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) sightings in Cyprus from social media. Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment. Vol. 26, No. 2:238-248.

Horizon scanning to predict and prioritise invasive alien species with the potential to threaten human health and economies in Cyprus

Peyton, J., et al. (2020). Horizon scanning to predict and prioritise invasive alien species with the potential to threaten human health and economies in Cyprus. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. https://doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2020.566281

The fifth shade of green: A novel approach to phytoplankton color index assessment in an oligotrophic system

Abualhaija, R., Abualhaija, Y., Tsolaki, E., Jimenez, C., Lange, M.A. (2020). The fifth shade of green: A novel approach to phytoplankton color index assessment in an oligotrophic system. Limnology & Oceanography: Methods. In press. doi: 10.1002/lom3.10382

The habitat forming hydroid Lytocarpia myriophyllum (Linnaeus, 1758) in Cyprus

Gerovasileiou, V., Jimenez, C., Thasitis, I. (2020). The habitat forming hydroid Lytocarpia myriophyllum (Linnaeus, 1758) in Cyprus. In Gerovasileiou et al. (2020) New records of rare species in the Mediterranean Sea (May 2020). Mediterranean Marine Science. 21: 340-359. doi:https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.22148

Bryozoan diversity of Cyprus (eastern Mediterranean Sea): first results from census surveys (2011–2018)

Achilleos, K., Jimenez, C., Berning, B., Petrou, A. (2020). Bryozoan diversity of Cyprus (eastern Mediterranean Sea): first results from census surveys (2011–2018). Med Mar Sci. 21:228-237. doi:https://doi.org/10.12681/mms.21201

Unpublished Mediterranean records of marine and cryptogenic species

Katsanevakis, S., et al. (2020). Unpublished Mediterranean records of marine and cryptogenic species. BioInvasions Records, 9: 165–182, https://doi.org/10.3391/bir.2020.9.2.01

They are here to stay: The biology and ecology of lionfish in the Mediterranean Sea

Savva, I., Chartosia, N., Antoniou, C., Kleitou, P., Georgiou, A., Stern, N., Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Andreou, V., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Kletou, D. (in press). They are here to stay: The biology and ecology of lionfish in the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of Fish biology.

Behavioural traits and feeding ecology of Mediterranean lionfish and naiveté of native species to lionfish predation

D’Agostino, D., Jimenez, C., Reader, T., Hadjioannou, L., Heyworth, S., Aplikioti, M., Argyrou, M., Feary, D. A. (2020). Behavioural traits and feeding ecology of Mediterranean lionfish and naiveté of native species to lionfish predation. Mar Ecol Prog Ser. 638: 123–135. doi:10.3354/meps13256.

A dream within a dream: Kakoskali Cave, a unique marine ecosystem in Cyprus (Levantine Sea)

Jimenez, C., Achilleos, K., Petrou, A., Hadjioannou, L., Guido, A., Rosso, A., Gerovasileiou, V., Albano, P. A., Di Franco, D., Andreou, V., Abu Alhaija, R. (2019). A dream within a dream: Kakoskali Cave, a unique marine ecosystem in Cyprus (Levantine Sea) In Öztürk B. (Ed.) 2019. Marine Caves of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Biodiversity, Threats and Conservation. Turkish Marine Research Foundation (TUDAV) Publication no: 53, Istanbul, Turkey http://tudav.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/TUDAV_marine_cave.pdf

Divergent response of eutrophic and oligotrophic-acclimated populations of the temperate coral Cladocora caespitosa to warming

Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Rottier, C., Sfenthourakis, S., Ferrier-Pages, C. (2019). Divergent response of eutrophic and oligotrophic-acclimated populations of the temperate coral Cladocora caespitosa to warming. Scientific reports. 9:14229 | https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-50716-w

Genetic Data Suggest Multiple Introductions of the Lionfish (Pterois miles) into the Mediterranean Sea

Dimitriou, A. C., Chartosia, N., Hall-Spencer, J. M., Kleitou, P., Jimenez, C., Antoniou, C., Hadjioannou, L., Kletou, D., Sfenthourakis, S. (2019). Genetic Data Suggest Multiple Introductions of the Lionfish (Pterois miles) into the Mediterranean Sea. Diversity11, 149.

Tracking a mass mortality outbreak of pen shell Pinna nobilis populations: A collaborative effort of scientists and citizens

Cabanellas-Reboredo, M., Vázquez-Luis, M., Mourre, B., Álvarez, E., Deudero, S., Amores, Á., Addis, P., Ballesteros, E., Barrajon, A., Coppa, S., Garcia-March, J. R., Giacobbe, S., Casalduero, F. G., Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez-Gutierrez, S. V., Katsanevakis, S., Kersting, D., Macic, V., Mavric, B., Patti, F. P., Planes, S., Prado, P., Sanchez, J., Tena-Medialdea, J., De Vaguelas, J., Vicente, N., Belkhamssa, F. Z., Zupan, I., Hendriks, I. E. (2019). Tracking a mass mortality outbreak of pen shell Pinna nobilis populations: A collaborative effort of scientists and citizens. Scientific Reports, 9(1), 13355. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-49808-4

Corals of Aphrodite: Dendrophyllia ramea Populations of Cyprus

Orejas, C., Jiménez, C., Gori, A., Rivera, J., Iacono, C. L., Aurelle, D., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Achilleos, K. (2019). Corals of Aphrodite: Dendrophyllia ramea Populations of Cyprus. In Orejas C, Jiménez C (eds.), Mediterranean Cold-Water Corals: Past, Present and Future, Coral Reefs of the World 9https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-91608-8_12 pp. 257-260

An Introduction to the Research on Mediterranean Cold-Water Corals

Orejas, C., Jimenez, C. (2019) An Introduction to the Research on Mediterranean Cold-Water Corals. In Orejas C, Jiménez C (eds.), Mediterranean Cold-Water Corals: Past, Present and Future, Coral Reefs of the World 9https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-91608-8_12 pp. 3-12

Cold-Water Coral in Aquaria: Advances and Challenges. A Focus on the Mediterranean

Orejas, C., Taviani, M., Ambroso, S., Andreou, V., Bilan, M., Bo, M., Brooke, S., Buhl-Mortensen, P., Cordes, E., Dominguez-Carrió, C., Ferrier-Pagès, C., Godinho, A., Gori, A., Grinyó, J., Gutiérrez-Zárate, C., Hennige, S., Jiménez, C., Larsson, A.I., Lartaud, F., Lunden, J., Maier, C., Maier, S.R., Movilla, J., Murray, F., Peru, E., Purser, A., Rakka, M., Reynaud, S., Roberts, J.M., Siles, P., Strömberg, S.M., Thomsen, L., van Oevelen, D., Veiga, A., Carreiro-Silva, M. (2019). Cold-Water Coral in Aquaria: Advances and Challenges. A Focus on the Mediterranean. In Orejas C, Jiménez C (eds.), Mediterranean Cold-Water Corals: Past, Present and Future, Coral Reefs of the World 9, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-91608-8_12 pp. 435-471

Accuracy of remote sensing-derived SST values compared with in-situ measurements in Eastern Mediterranean (Cyprus)

Georgiou, A., Jimenez, C., Hadjioannou, L. (2019). Accuracy of remote sensing-derived SST values compared with in-situ measurements in Eastern Mediterranean (Cyprus). 7th Int Conf Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of the Environment (RSCy2019), Paphos, Cyprus. 11174:1-10.  https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2533603

Management priorities for marine invasive species

Giakoumi, S., Katsanevakis, S., Albano, PG., Azzurro, E., Cardoso, A.C., Cebrian, E., Deidun, A., Edelist, D., Francour, P., Jimenez, C., Mačić, V., Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A., Rilov, G., Sghaier, Y.R. (2019). Management priorities for marine invasive species. Science of the Total Environment, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.06.282

Revision of the type species of Metroperiella (Bryozoa, Cheilostomatida), with the description of two new species

Berning, B., Achilleos, K., Wisshak, M. (2019). Revision of the type species of Metroperiella (Bryozoa, Cheilostomatida), with the description of two new species. Journal of Natural History, 53:3-4, pp. 141-158, DOI: 10.1080/00222933.2019.1582725

Occurrence and distribution of the coral Dendrophyllia ramea in Cyprus insular shelf: Environmental setting and anthropogenic impacts

Orejas, C., Gori, A., Jiménez, C., Rivera, J., Kamidis, N., Abu Alhaija, R., Lo Iacono, C. (2019). Occurrence and distribution of the coral Dendrophyllia ramea in Cyprus insular shelf: Environmental setting and anthropogenic impacts. Deep-Sea Research Part II, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2019.04.006

New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records 2019

Kousteni, V., Bakiu, R., Benhmida, A., Crocetta, F., Di Martino, V., Dogrammatzi, A., Doumpas, N., Durmishaj, S., Giovos, I., Gökoğlu, M., Huseyinoglu, M., Jimenez, C., Kalogirou, S., Kleitou, P., Lipej, L., Macali, A., Petani, A., Petrović, S., Prato, E., Fernando, R., Sghaier, Y., Stancanelli, B., Teker, S., Tiralongo, F., and Trkov, D. (2019). New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records 2019. Mediterranean Marine Science, 20(1), pp. 230-247, doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.12681/mms.19609

Horizon scanning for invasive alien species with the potential to threaten biodiversity and human health on a Mediterranean island

Peyton, J., et al. (2019). Horizon scanning for invasive alien species with the potential to threaten biodiversity and human health on a Mediterranean island. Biol. Invasions. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-019-01961-7

Invasive lionfish in the Mediterranean: Low public awareness yet high stakeholder concerns

Kleitou, P., Savva, I., Kletou, D., Hall-Spencer, J. M., Antoniou, C., Christodoulides, Y., Chartosia, N., Hadjioannou, L., Dimitriou, A. C., Jimenez, C., Petrou, A., Sfenthourakis, S., Rees, S. 2019. Invasive lionfish in the Mediterranean: Low public awareness yet high stakeholder concerns. Marine Policy, 104: 66-74. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2019.02.052

Endobiotic communities of Marine Sponges in Cyprus (Levantine Sea)

Papatheodoulou M., Jimenez C., Petrou A., Thasitis I., 2019. Endobiotic communities of Marine Sponges in Cyprus (Levantine Sea). Heliyon 5: e01392. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2019.e01392

Out of sight, out of reach, out of mind- Invasive lionfish Pterois miles in Cyprus at depths beyond recreational diving limits

Jimenez C, Patsalou P., Andreou V., Huseyinoglu M.F., Çiçek B.A., Hadjioannou L., Petrou A., 2019. Out of sight, out of reach, out of mind- Invasive lionfish Pterois miles in Cyprus at depths beyond recreational diving limits. Proceedings of 1st Mediterranean Symposium on the Non-Indigenous Species, Antalya, Turkey, 17-18 January 2019. pp 59-64.

Tackling the lionfish invasion in the Mediterranean. The EU – Life Relionmed Project: Progress and Results

Kleitou, P., Hall-Spencer, J., Rees, S., Sfendourakis, S., Demetriou, A., Chartosia, N., Jimenez, C., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Christodoulides, Y., Georgiou, A., Andreou, V., Antoniou, C., Savva, I., Kleitou, D. 2019. Tackling the lionfish invasion in the Mediterranean. The EU – Life Relionmed Project: Progress and Results. Proceedings of 1st Mediterranean Symposium on the Non-Indigenous Species. Antalya, Turkey, 17-18 January.

Spatial and temporal changes in reef fish assemblages on disturbed coral reefs, north Pacific coast of Costa Rica

Arias‐Godínez, G., Jiménez, C., Gamboa, C., Cortés, J., Espinoza, M., Alvarado, J., 2019. Spatial and temporal changes in reef fish assemblages on disturbed coral reefs, north Pacific coast of Costa Rica.  Marine Ecology; e12532. https://doi.org/10.1111/maec.12532.

Constructing the genetic population demography of the invasive lionfish Pterois miles in the Levant Basin, Eastern Mediterranean

Stern, N., Jimenez, C., Huseyinoglu, M.F., Andreou, V., Hadijioannou, L., Petrou, A., Öztürk, B., Golani, D. and Rothman, S.B., 2018. Constructing the genetic population demography of the invasive lionfish Pterois miles in the Levant Basin, Eastern Mediterranean. Mitochondrial DNA Part A, 30(2), pp.249-255, doi:10.1080/24701394.2018.1482284.

What is the roar about? Lionfish targeted removals in Costa Rica (Central America) and Cyprus (Mediterranean Sea)

Jimenez, C., Çiçek, B.A., Jimenez, J.U., Hadjioannou, L. and Huseyinoglu, M.F., 2018. What is the roar about? Lionfish targeted removals in Costa Rica (Central America) and Cyprus (Mediterranean Sea). Lionfish Invasion and Its Management in the Mediterranean Sea. Turkish Marine Research Foundation (TUDAV), pp.34-45.

New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records (November, 2018)

ARTICLE A (2018). M. Yokeş et al.: New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records (November, 2018). Mediterranean Marine Science, 19, 673-689. http://dx.doi.org/10.12681/mms.19386.

Increasing understanding of alien species through citizen science (Alien-CSI)

Roy, H., et al. (2018). Increasing understanding of alien species through citizen science (Alien-CSI). Research Ideas and Outcomes 4: e31412. https://doi.org/10.3897/rio.4.e31412.

Cuando la conservación no puede seguir el ritmo del desarrollo: Estado de salud de los ecosistemas coralinos del Pacífico Norte de Costa Rica (When conservation can’t keep up with development´s pace: Health status of coral ecosystems in the North Pacific of Costa Rica)

Alvarado, J.J., Beita-Jiménez, A., Mena, S., Fernández, C., Cortés, J., Sánchez-Noguera, C., Jiménez, C. and Guzmán-Mora, A.G., 2018. Cuando la conservación no puede seguir el ritmo del desarrollo: Estado de salud de los ecosistemas coralinos del Pacífico Norte de Costa Rica (When conservation can’t keep up with development´s pace: Health status of coral ecosystems in the North Pacific of Costa Rica). Revista de Biología Tropical66(1), pp.280-308.

Conserving European biodiversity across realms

Giakoumi S, V Hermoso, SB Carvalho, V Markantonatou, M Dagys, T Iwamura, WN Probst, RJ Smith, KL Yates, V Almpanidou, T Novak, N Ben‐Moshe, S Katsanevakis, J Claudet, M Coll, A Deidun, F Essl, JA García‐Charton, C Jimenez, S Kark, M Mandić, AD Mazaris, W Rabitsch, V Stelzenmüller, E Tricarico, IN Vogiatzakis (2018) Conserving European biodiversity across realms. Conservation Letters. 2018;e12586. https://doi.org/10.1111/conl.

Biological Invasions in Conservation Planning: A Global Systematic Review

Macˇic´ V, Albano PG, Almpanidou V, Claudet J, Corrales X, Essl F, Evagelopoulos A, Giovos I, Jimenez C, Kark S, Markovic´ O, Mazaris AD, Ólafsdóttir GÁ, Panayotova M, Petovic´ S, Rabitsch W, Ramdani M, Rilov G, Tricarico E, Vega Fernández T, Sini M, Trygonis V and Katsanevakis S (2018) Biological Invasions in Conservation Planning: A Global Systematic Review. Front. Mar. Sci. 5:178. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2018.00178

Coastal development and marine ecosystems in Culebra Bay, Guanacaste, Costa Rica (in Spanish)

Sánchez-Noguera C, Jiménez C, Cortés J (2018) Coastal development and marine ecosystems in Culebra Bay, Guanacaste, Costa Rica (in Spanish). Rev Biol Trop. 66(Suppl. 1): S309-S327

Natural ocean acidification at Papagayo upwelling system (north Pacific Costa Rica): implications for reef development

Sánchez-Noguera C, Stuhldreier I, Cortés J, Jiménez C, Morales Á, Wild C, Rixen T (2018) Natural ocean acidification at Papagayo upwelling system (north Pacific Costa Rica): implications for reef development. Biogeosciences, 15, 2349-2360, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-2349-2018

Epibenthic Communities on Artificial Reefs in Greece, Mediterranean Sea

Achilleos K, Patsalidou, M, Jimenez, C, Kamidis N, Georgiou A, Petrou A, Kallianiotis A. (2018) Epibenthic Communities on Artificial Reefs in Greece, Mediterranean Sea. Water. 10, 347; doi:10.3390/w10040347

Comparison of MODIS-derived land surface temperature with air temperature measurements

Georgiou, A., Akçit, N. (2017). Comparison of MODIS-derived land surface temperature with air temperature measurements, Proc. SPIE 10444, Fifth International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of the Environment (RSCy2017), 104441R (2017/09/06); http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2279339

Epibenthic Communities Associated with Unintentional Artificial Reefs (Modern Shipwrecks) Under Contrasting Regimes of nutrients in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus and Lebanon)

Jimenez, C., Andreou, V., Evriviadou, M., Britta, M., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Abu Alhaija, R. (2017). Epibenthic Communities Associated with Unintentional Artificial Reefs (Modern Shipwrecks) Under Contrasting Regimes of nutrients in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus and Lebanon).PLoS ONE 12(8): e0182486. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182486

First in situ documentation of a population of the coral Dendrophyllia ramea off Cyprus (Levantine Sea) and evidence of human impacts

Orejas, C., Gori, A., Jiménez, L., Rivera, J., Lo Iacono, C., Hadjioannou, L., Andreou, V., Petrou, A. (2017). First in situ documentation of a population of the coral Dendrophyllia ramea off Cyprus (Levantine Sea) and evidence of human impacts. Galaxea Journal of Coral Reef Studies 19(1):15-16. DOI: 10.3755/galaxea.19.1_15.

New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records (July, 2017)

ARTICLE A (2017). V. Gerovasileiou et al.: New Mediterranean Biodiversity Records (July, 2017). Mediterranean Marine Science, 18, 355-384.

The builders of the Oceans – Part II: Corals from the Past to the Present (The Stone from the Sea)

Jimenez, C., Orejas, C. (2017). The builders of the Oceans – Part II: Corals from the Past to the Present (The Stone from the Sea). In: Rossi., S. (ed.), Marine Animal Forests, Springer International Publishing AG 2017. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-17001-5_56-2

Not everyone’s cup of tea: Public perception of culling invasive lionfish in Cyprus

Jimenez, C., Andreou, V., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Abu Alhaija, R., Patsalou, P. (2017). Not everyone’s cup of tea: Public perception of culling invasive lionfish in Cyprus. J. Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment. Vol. 23, No. 1:38-47. http://www.blackmeditjournal.org/pdf/3.23(1)%202017%20C%20Jimenez.pdf

Fouling communities of two accidental artificial reefs (modern shipwrecks) in Cyprus (Levantine Sea)

Jimenez, C., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Andreou, V., Georgiou, A. (2017). Fouling communities of two accidental artificial reefs (modern shipwrecks) in Cyprus (Levantine Sea). Water. 9(11). DOI: 10.3390/w9010011.

Advancing marine conservation in European and contiguous seas with the MarCons Action

Katsanevakis, S., Mackelworth, P., Coll, M., Fraschetti, S., Mačić, V., Giakoumi, S., Jones, P., Levin, N., Albano, P.G., Badalamenti, F., Brennan, R., Claudet, J., Culibrk, D., D’Anna, G., Deidun, A., Evagelopoulos, A., García-Charton, J., Goldsborough, D., Holcer, D., Jimenez, C., Kark, S., Sørensen, T., Lazar, B., Martin, G., Mazaris, A., Micheli, F., Milner-Gulland, E., Pipitone, C., Portman, M., Pranovi, F., Rilov, G., Smith, R., Stelzenmüller, V., Vogiatzakis, I., Winters, G. (2017). Advancing marine conservation in European and contiguous seas with the MarCons Action. Res. Ideas Outcomes RIO 3:e11884. https://doi.org/10.3897/rio.3.e11884

Cladocora caespitosa corals impacted by extreme windstorm generated swells in Cyprus

Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Hartingerova, J., Hayes, D. (2016). Cladocora caespitosa corals impacted by extreme windstorm generated swells in Cyprus. http://ciesm.org/online/archives/abstracts/pdf/41/CIESM_Congress_2016_Kiel_article_0350.pdf

European Red List of Habitats. Part 1

Gubbay, S. et al. (2016). European Red List of Habitats. Part 1. Marine Habitats. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.

Veni, Vidi, Vici: the successful establishment of the lionfish Pterois miles, in Cyprus (Levantine Sea)

Jimenez, C., Petrou, A., Andreou, V., Hadjioannou, L., Wolf, W., Koutsoloukas, N., Abu Alhaija, R. (2016). Veni, Vidi, Vici: the successful establishment of the lionfish Pterois miles, in Cyprus (Levantine Sea). http://ciesm.org/online/archives/abstracts/pdf/41/CIESM_Congress_2016_Kiel_article_0417.pdf

Morphological description of the southeastern Cyprus outer shelf and slope regions (eastern Mediterranean)

Rivera, J., Lo Iacono, C., Sakellariou, D., Petrou, A., Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Orejas, C., Team CYCLAMEN. (2016). Morphological description of the southeastern Cyprus outer shelf and slope regions (eastern Mediterranean). http://ciesm.org/online/archives/abstracts/pdf/41/CIESM_Congress_2016_Kiel_article_0048.pdf

Living in close quarters: Epibionts on Dendrophyllia ramea deep-water corals (Cyprus and Menorca channel)

Jimenez, C., Achilleos, K., Orejas, C.,  Abu Alhaija, R. (2016). Living in close quarters: Epibionts on Dendrophyllia ramea deep-water corals (Cyprus and Menorca channel). http://ciesm.org/online/archives/abstracts/pdf/41/CIESM_Congress_2016_Kiel_article_0466.pdf

Recreational Diving and Its Effects on the Macroalgal Communities of the Unintentional Artificial Reef Zenobia Shipwreck (Cyprus)

Siciliano, A., Jimenez, C., Petrou, A. (2016). Recreational Diving and Its Effects on the Macroalgal Communities of the Unintentional Artificial Reef Zenobia Shipwreck (Cyprus). J Oceanogr Mar Res 4: 151. https://www.esciencecentral.org/journals/archive-oceanography-open-access.php

The Builders of the Oceans – Part I: Coral Architecture from the Tropics to the Poles, from the Shallow to the Deep

Orejas, C., Jimenez, C. (2016). The Builders of the Oceans – Part I: Coral Architecture from the Tropics to the Poles, from the Shallow to the Deep. 1-29 pp. In S. Rossi (ed.), Marine Animal Forests, SPRINGER. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-17001-5_10-1

The Builders of the Oceans – Part II: Corals from the Past to the Present (The Stone from the Sea)

Jimenez, C., Orejas, C. (2016). The Builders of the Oceans – Part II: Corals from the Past to the Present (The Stone from the Sea). 1-49 pp. In S. Rossi (ed.), Marine Animal Forests, SPRINGER DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-17001-5_10-1

Merits of partial shielding in dumping sediment spoils

Jensen, J.H., Saremi, S., Jimenez, C., Hadjioannou, L. (2015). Merits of partial shielding in dumping sediment spoils. Mar Pollut Bull. 15;101(1):61-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.11.023.

Field experimental observations of highly graded sediment plumes

Jensen, J.H., Saremi, S., Jimenez, C., Hadjioannou, L. (2015). Field experimental observations of highly graded sediment plumes. Mar Pollut Bull. 5;95(1):72-80. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.04.041.

New national and regional bryophyte records, 44

Tziortzis I. & Barone R. (2015). Riella Mediterranea. In: T. Ellis, A. Alegro, V. Šegota, V. A. Bakalin, R. Barone, E. A. Borovichev, V. Hugonnot, M. Lebouvier, M. Nobis, A. Nowak, R. Ochyra, B. Papp, E. Szurdoki,R. Piwowarczyk, V. Plášek, L. Číhal, Z.-J. Ren, M. S. Sabovljević, C. Sérgio, C. A. Garcia, I. Melo, J. Sawicki, A. Stebel, S. Ştefaˇnuţ, R. Ion, A. Manole, I. Tziortzis, Y. Xiong, Z.-T. Zhao.  New national and regional bryophyte records, 44. Journal of Bryology 37 (3), 228-241.

Mortality of coralligenous organisms associated to seawater temperature anomalies in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus)

Jimenez, C., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Nikolaidis, A., Evriviadou, M., Lange, M. A. (2016). Mortality of coralligenous organisms associated to seawater temperature anomalies in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus). Regional Environmental Change. 16(7): 1963-1973. First published online 2014.  DOI 10.1007/s10113-014-0729-2.

First record of the Tadpole Shrimp Triops cancriformis (Branchiopoda, Notostraca) in Cyprus

Tziortzis I, Zogaris S, Papatheodoulou A & Marrone F. (2014). First record of the Tadpole Shrimp Triops cancriformis (Branchiopoda, Notostraca) in Cyprus. Limnetica 33, 341-348.

Use of Macrophyte Assemblages For The Ecological Evaluation of Two Coastal Lagoons of Greece According to WFD 2000/60/EC

Tziortzis I, Kadis K., Papastegiadou E. (2014). Use of Macrophyte Assemblages For The Ecological Evaluation of Two Coastal Lagoons of Greece According to WFD 2000/60/EC. Journal of Wetlands Biodiversity  4: 97-111.

Mortality of the scleractinian coral Cladocora caespitosa during a warming event in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus)

Jimenez C, Hadjioannou L, Petrou A, Nikolaidis A, Evriadou M & Lange M. 2014. Mortality of the scleractinian coral Cladocora caespitosa during a warming event in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus). Regional Environmental Change. doi: 10.1007/s10113-014-0729-2.

Coral mass mortality associated to seawater temperature anomalies in the Levantine (Cyprus) and Adriatic (Croatia) Seas

Jiménez, C., Petrou, A., Ivan, C., Marija, D., Evriviadou, M., Hadjioannou, L., Lange, M. A. (2013). Coral mass mortality associated to seawater temperature anomalies in the Levantine (Cyprus) and Adriatic (Croatia) Seas. Rapp Comm int Mer Médit 40: 655.

Conferences

Morphologically and genetically confirmed records of the little gulper shark Centrophorus uyato (Squaliformes: Centrophoridae from Cypriot waters

Vasiliki Kousteni, Marios Papageorgiou, Michail Rovatsos, Ioannis Thasitis, Louis Hadjioannou, 2021. Morphologically and genetically confirmed records of the little gulper shark Centrophorus uyato (Squaliformes: Centrophoridae from Cypriot waters. 24th European Elasmobranch Association Annual Scientific Conference

Cladocora caespitosa in a rapidly changing environment: effects from eutrophication, windstorm and warming event
Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Hartingerova, J., Andreou, V., Petrou, A., Hayes, D. 2019. Cladocora caespitosa in a rapidly changing environment: effects from eutrophication, windstorm and warming event. 54th European Marine Biodiversity Symposium
Out of sight, out of reach, out of mind: Invasive lionfish Pterois miles in Cyprus at depths beyond recreational diving limits
Jimenez, C., Patsalou, P., Andreou, V., Huseyinoglu, M.F., Çiçek, B.A., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A. 2019. Out of sight, out of reach, out of mind: Invasive lionfish Pterois miles in Cyprus at depths beyond recreational diving limits. 1st Mediterranean Symposium on the Non-Indigenous Species. Antalya, Turkey, 17-18 January.
Tackling the lionfish invasion in the Mediterranean. The EU – Life Relionmed Project: Progress and Results
Kleitou, P., Hall-Spencer, J., Rees, S., Sfendourakis, S., Demetriou, A., Chartosia, N., Jimenez, C., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Christodoulides, Y., Georgiou, A., Andreou, V., Anoniou, C., Savva, I., Kleitou, D. 2019. Tackling the lionfish invasion in the Mediterranean. The EU – Life Relionmed Project: Progress and Results. 1st Mediterranean Symposium on the Non-Indigenous Species. Antalya, Turkey, 17-18 January.
Of natural predation and gastronomy: Who’s eating the invasive lionfish (Pterois miles) in Cyprus (Levantine Sea)
Jimenez, C., Andreou, Vasilis., Huseyinoglu, F., Hadjioannou, L., Patsalou, P., Petrou, A., 2018. Of natural predation and gastronomy: Who’s eating the invasive lionfish (Pterois miles) in Cyprus (Levantine Sea). In Mees, J., Seys, J., (eds.), Book of abstracts – 53rd European Marine Biology Symposium. Oostende, Belgium, 17-21 September 2018. VLIZ Special Publication, 82. Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee – Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ): Oostende. pp. 199.
Eutrophication effects on the physiology of the temperate scleractinian coral Cladocora caespitosa

Hadjioannou, L. Jimenez, C., Rottier, C., Ferrier-Pages, C., (2017). Eutrophication effects on the physiology of the temperate scleractinian coral Cladocora caespitosa. European Coral Reef Symposium, Oxford, U.K. 13th-15th December, 2017.

Comparison of MODIS-derived land surface temperature with air temperature measurements
Georgiou, A., Akcit, N. (2017). Comparison of MODIS-derived land surface temperature with air temperature measurements. 5th International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment. 20th-23rd March 2017, Paphos, Cyprus.
Not everyone’s cup of tea: Public perception of culling invasive lionfish in Cyprus (Levantine Sea)
Jimenez, C., Andreou, V., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A., Abu Alhaija, R., Patsalou, P. (2017). Not everyone’s cup of tea: Public perception of culling invasive lionfish in Cyprus (Levantine Sea). Workshop on the Lionfish in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea: New problems, new solutions: Distribution, Eradication & Utilization. Antalya, Turkey, 9th-10th February.
The use of Bryozoans as a tool in marine archaeology (Kyrenia shipwreck, Cyprus)
Achilleos, K., Jimenez, C., Petrou, A. (2017). The use of Bryozoans as a tool in marine archaeology (Kyrenia shipwreck, Cyprus). Oral presentation in 7th AustraLarwood Bryozoan meeting, 9th February, Wellington, New Zealand.
Cladocora caespitosa corals impacted by extreme windstorm generated swells in Cyprus.

Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Hartingerova, J., Hayes, D. (2016). Cladocora caespitosa corals impacted by extreme windstorm generated swells in Cyprus. 41st CIESM congress, 12th-16th September 2016, Kiel, Germany.

Veni, Vidi, Vici: the successful establishment of the lionfish Pterois miles, in Cyprus (Levantine Sea)

Jimenez, C., Petrou, A., Andreou, V., Hadjioannou, L., Wolf, W., Koutsoloukas, N., Abu Alhaija, R. (2016). Veni, Vidi, Vici: the successful establishment of the lionfish Pterois miles, in Cyprus (Levantine Sea). 41st CIESM congress, 12th-16th September 2016, Kiel, Germany. Oral and Poster presentation.

Morphological description of the southeastern Cyprus outer shelf and slope regions (eastern Mediterranean)

Rivera, J., Lo Iacono, C., Sakellariou, D., Petrou, A., Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Orejas, C., Team CYCLAMEN. (2016). Morphological description of the southeastern Cyprus outer shelf and slope regions (eastern Mediterranean). 41st CIESM congress, 12th-16th September 2016, Kiel, Germany. Oral and Poster presentation.

Cold-water corals from the Levantine Mediterranean Sea: describing and quantifying a singular Dendrophyllia ramea

Orejas, C., Gori, A., Jimenez, C., Rivera, J., Lo Iacono, J., Kamidis, N., Hadjioannou, L., Petrou, A. (2016). Cold-water corals from the Levantine Mediterranean Sea: describing and quantifying a singular Dendrophyllia ramea. 6th International Symposium Deep Sea Corals. 11th-16th September 2016, Boston, MA, USA. Poster presentantion.

The Deep-water corals of Cyprus: Environmental settings and ecological features (CYprus Cold-corals Levantine SeA, Eastern MEditerraneaN: CYCLAMEN)

Orejas, C., Jimenez, C., Abu Alhaija, R., Achilleos, K., Avgousti, A., Aurelle, D., Ferrier-Pages, C., Gori, A., Hadjioannou, L., Kamidis, N., Lo Iacono, C., Petrou, A., Reynaud, S., Rivera, J., Rottier, C., Sakellariou, D. (2015). The Deep-water corals of Cyprus: Environmental settings and ecological features (CYprus Cold-corals Levantine SeA, Eastern MEditerraneaN: CYCLAMEN). 14th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Aveiro, Portugal, 31 Aug – 4 Sept. Poster presentation.

Cladocora caespitosa, a Mediterranean coral under threat? Wake-up call from recent mass mortality events

Hadjioannou, L., Jimenez, C., Cvitkovic, I., Despalatovic, M., Evriviadou, M., Andreou, V. (2015). Cladocora caespitosa, a Mediterranean coral under threat? Wake-up call from recent mass mortality events. 2015 ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting, 22-27 February, Granada, Spain.

River restoration experiences in Greece and Cyprus: Special considerations for Eastern Mediterranean rivers

S. Zogaris, I. Tziortzis, N. Skoulikidis, E. Dimitriou. (2015) River restoration experiences in Greece and Cyprus: Special considerations for Eastern Mediterranean rivers. 9th Symposium of European Freshwater Sciences (SEFS9), Geneva, Switzerland, July 5-10. 

The biodiversity of calcareous organisms (Bryozoans, scleractinian corals) along the southern coasts of Cyprus

Achilleos, K., Jimenez, C., Petrou, A., Sfendourakis, S., Demesticha, S. (2014). The biodiversity of calcareous organisms (Bryozoans, scleractinian corals) along the southern coasts of Cyprus. Oral presentation in 7th HELECOS Congress, 9-12 Oct. Mytelene, Greece: Hellenic Ecological Society, p.76.

Coral mass mortality associated to seawater temperature anomalies in the Levantine (Cyprus) and Adriatic (Croatia) Seas

Jiménez, C., Petrou, A., Ivan, C., Marija, D., Evriviadou, M., Hadjioannou, L., Lange, M. A. (2013). Coral mass mortality associated to seawater temperature anomalies in the Levantine (Cyprus) and Adriatic (Croatia) Seas. 40th CIESM congress, 28th October – 1st November, Marseille, France. Oral and poster presentantion.

Coral mass mortality associated to the Summer 2012 seawater temperature anomalies in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus)

Jiménez, C., Petrou, A., Evrivadou, M., Nikolaides, A., Hadjioannou, L., Lange, M. A. (2013). Coral mass mortality associated to the Summer 2012 seawater temperature anomalies in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus). Geophys Res Abs 50: 8021.

Benthic marine communities associated to “artificial reefs” (modern shipwrecks) under contrasting regimes of nutrients and pollution in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus and Lebanon)

Jimenez, C., Petrou, A., Evriviadou, M., Nikolaidis, A., Hadjioannou, L., Britta, M., Lange, M. A. (2013). Benthic marine communities associated to “artificial reefs” (modern shipwrecks) under contrasting regimes of nutrients and pollution in the Levantine Sea (Cyprus and Lebanon). The 10th International Conference on Artificial Reefs and Related Aquatic Habitats. Oral presentation.

Anthropogenic impacts and responses of organisms to artificial reef disturbance

Petrou., A., Jimenez, C., Hadjioannou, L., Papadopoulou, A., Demesticha. S. (2013). Anthropogenic impacts and responses of organisms to artificial reef disturbance. The 10th International Conference on Artificial Reefs and Related Aquatic Habitats. Oral presentation.

A fourth-century BCE ancient artificial reef

Achilleos, K., Jimenez, C., Petrou, A., Sfendourakis, S., Demesticha, S. (2013). A fourth-century BCE ancient artificial reef. The 10th International Conference on artificial reefs and related aquatic habitats. Poster in 10th CARAH, 23-27 Sept. Izmir, Turkey.

The neglected coral necklace of Aphrodite: Shallow and deep-water corals of Cyprus

Jimenez, C., Petrou, A., Hayes, D., Gucel, S., Hadjioannou, L. (2011). The neglected coral necklace of Aphrodite: Shallow and deep-water corals of Cyprus. HERMIONE 1st Annual Meeting 11–15 April 2011, Estepona, Malaga, Spain. Poster presentation.

Shallow water corals of Cyprus (eastern Mediterranean)

Jimenez, C., Petrou, A., Hayes, D., Gucel, S., Hadjioannou, L. (2010). Shallow water corals of Cyprus (eastern Mediterranean). Euro ISRS Symposium 2010: Reefs in a changing environment, 13-17 December 2010 – Wageningen. Poster presentation.