Biodiversity Journal
 
ISSN 2039-0394 (Print Edition) ISSN 2039-0408 (Online Edition)
 
  
for wildlife research and environmental studies
 
 
 
 

 
 

Biodiversity Journal 2012, 3 (4): 261-588
Proceedings of the 1st International Congress "Insularity and Biodiversity", 11th-13th May 2012, Palermo (Italy)

Michele Bellavista. The Galápagos Islands. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): I-II.

Roberto Poggi. Introduction. The importance of insularity and biodiversity. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 263-264.

Francesco Maria Raimondo. Preface. Flora and insular diversity. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 265-266.

Alessandro Minelli. Dream islands and island dreams. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 267-272.

Genuario Belmonte. Species richness in isolated environments: a consideration on the effect of time. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 273-280.

Giuseppe Garfì & Stéphane Buord. Relict species and the challenges for conservation: the emblematic case of Zelkova sicula Di Pasquale, Garfi et Quézel and the efforts to save it from extinction. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 281-296.

Roberto A. Pantaleoni, Carlo Cesaroni, C. Simone Cossu, Salvatore Deliperi, Leonarda Fadda, Xenia Fois, Andrea Lentini, Achille Loi, Laura Loru, Alessandro Molinu, M.Tiziana Nuvoli, Wilson Ramassini, Antonio Sassu, Giuseppe Serra, Marcello Verdinelli. Impact of alien insect pests on Sardinian landscape and culture. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 297-310.

Pietro Lo Cascio & Salvatore Pasta. Lampione, a paradicmatic case of Mediterranean island biodiversity. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 311-330.

Gianniantonio Domina, Giuseppe Bazan & Francesco Maria Raimondo. Vascular flora evolution in the Soqotra Archipelago (Indian Ocean). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 331-336.

Gianniantonio Domina, Pasquale Marino, Vivienne Spadaro & Francesco Maria Raimondo. Vascular flora evolution in the major Mediterranean islands. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 337-342.

Errol Véla & Daniel Pavon. The vascular flora of Algerian and Tunisian small islands: if not biodiversity hotspots, at least biogeographical hotchpotchs? Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 343-362.

Pietro Mazzola, Rosario Schicchi & Sebastiano Ciccarello. Biogeographical notes of  geophytes in the Sicilian Archipelago. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 363-368.  

Angelo Troìa. Insular endemism in the Mediterranean vascular flora: the case of the Aeolian Islands (Sicily, Italy). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 369-374.

Vincenzo Bertolini, Anne Damon, Javier Valle Moral & Angel Natanael Rojas Velázquez. Distribution and ecological patterns of orchids in Monte Pellegrino Reserve, Palermo (Sicily, Italy). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 375-384.

Jeffrey Sciberras, Arnold Sciberras & Luca Pisani. Updated checklist of  flora of the satellite islets surrounding the Maltese Archipelago. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 385- 396.

Arnold Sciberras & Jeffrey Sciberras, 2012. Flora of “U Briantinu”, a satellite stack of Panarea Island, Aeolian Archipelago (Sicily, Italy). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 397-399.

Pasquale Marino, Giuseppe Castellano & Rosario Schicchi. Biodiversity and evolution of the dendroflora in the main islands of Mediterranean. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 401-406.

Andrea Corso, Marco Gustin & Piero Ferrandes. Annotated checklist of the birds from Pantelleria Island (Sicilian Channel, Italy): a summary of the most relevant data, with new species for the site and for Italy. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 407-428.

Giorgio Sabella, Fabio M. Viglianisi & Ettore Petralia. Catalogue of malgasy genera of Pselaphinae Latreille, 1802 and first data on the diversity of Pselaphid beetles population in the Amber Mountain National Park, Northern Madagascar (Coleoptera Staphylinidae). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 429-444.

Rinaldo Nicoli Aldini,  Agostino Letardi & Roberto A. Pantaleoni. State of the art on Neuropterida of Sicily and Malta. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 445-458.

Andrea Corso, Ottavio Janni, Maurizio Pavesi, Michael Sammut,  Arnold Sciberras & Michele Viganò. Annotated checklist of the dragonflies (Insecta Odonata) of the islands of the Sicilian Channel, including the first records of Sympetrum sinaiticum Dumont, 1977 and Pantala flavescens (Fabricius, 1798) for Italy. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 459-478.  

Ivan Rapuzzi. Preliminary notice on the genus Carabus Linnaeus, 1758 (Coleoptera Carabidae) of the islands of Peter the Great Gulf in the far East of Russia, Primorski province, Vladivostok area with description of a new subspecies. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 479-486.

Michele Bellavista & Ignazio Sparacio. Forest-ecological aspectsof the Allardius Ragusa, 1898 genre (Coleoptera Tenebrionidae) in Sicily and Sardinia. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 487-492. 

Agatino M. Siracusa, Veronica Larosa & Ettore Petralia. Presence of black rat Rattus rattus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Mammalia Rodentia) and possible extinction risk for micro insular populations of Podarcis  sicula (Rafinesque, 1810) (Reptilia Lacertidae): the example of  Lachea  islet (Sicily, Italy). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 493-500.

Salvatore Giacobbe. Biodiversity loss in Sicily transitional waters: the molluscs of Faro Lake. Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 501-510.

Danilo Scuderi & Bruno Amati. Rediscovery and re-evaluation of a “ghost” taxon: the case of Rissoa galvagni Aradas et Maggiore, 1844 (Caenogastropoda Rissoidae). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 511- 520.

Agatino Reitano & Danilo Scuderi. New observations on the taxonomy, biology and distribution of Tricolia landinii Bogi et Campani, 2007 (Gastropoda Vetigastropoda). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 521- 526.

Simone Cianfanelli, Gianbattista Nardi & Marco Bodon. A new record for the Italian fauna: Plagyrona placida (Shuttleworth, 1852) from Sardinia and Southern Italy (Gastropoda Pulmonata Valloniidae). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 527-542.

David Cilia. Terrestrial gastropods of the minor islets of the Maltese Archipelago (Mollusca Gastropoda). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 543-554.

Agatino Reitano, Fabio Liberto, Salvatore Giglio, Rosario Grasso & Maria Teresa Spena. Terrestrial molluscs from the R.N.I. “Grotta Conza” (Palermo, Sicily) (Gastropoda Architaenioglossa Pulmonata). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 555-570.                          

Maria Stella Colomba, Fabio Liberto, Agatino Reitano, Walter Renda, Giuseppe Pocaterra, Armando Gregorini & Ignazio Sparacio. Molecular studies on the genus Medora H. et A. Adams, 1855 from Italy (Gastropoda Pulmonata Clausiliidae). Biodiversity Journal, 2012, 3 (4): 571-582.

 

 

 

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