Daniela Pica

Daniela Pica

Research interests

  Please note that only publications relevant to mesophotic reefs are indexed.

Distribution and phenotypic variability of the Mediterranean gorgonian Paramuricea macrospina (Cnidaria: Octocorallia) | article
Pica D, Calcinai B, Poliseno A, Trainito E, Cerrano C (2018)
Eur Zool J 85:392-408

Stability of the sponge assemblage of Mediterranean coralligenous concretions along a millennial time span | article
Bertolino M, Calcinai B, Cattaneoā€Vietti R, Cerrano C, Lafratta A, Pansini M, Pica D, Bavestrello G (2014)
Mar Ecol 35:149-158

Comparison between the sponge fauna living outside and inside the coralligenous bioconstruction. A quantitative approach | article
Calcinai B, Bertolino M, Bavestrello G, Montori S, Mori M, Pica D, Valisano L, Cerrano C. (2015)
Mediterr Mar Sci 16:413-418

SfM-based method to assess gorgonian forests (Paramuricea clavata (Cnidaria, Octocorallia)) | article
Palma M, Rivas Casado M, Pantaleo U, Pavoni G, Pica D, Cerrano C (2018)
Remote Sens 10:1154

Temperate mesophotic ecosystems: gaps and perspectives of an emerging conservation challenge for the Mediterranean Sea | review
Cerrano C, Bastari A, Calcinai B, Di Camillo C, Pica D, Puce S, Valisano L, Torsani F (2019)
Eur Zool J 86:370-388

Cheilostomatida (Bryozoa) from the Ionian Apulian coast (Italy) with the description of new species | article
Pica D, Berning B, Calicchio R (2022)
Eur Zool J 89:371-422

A new Distichopora species (Cnidaria: Stylasteridae) from the mesophotic zone of Palau | article
Cairns SD, Pica D (2019)
Pac Sci 73:493-499

Updating the current knowledge on the relationships between Haplosyllis chamaeleon Laubier, 1960 (Annelida, Syllidae) and Paramuricea clavata (Riss... | article
Pola L, Calcinai B, Pica D, Di Camillo CG, Martin D, Cerrano C (2020)
Marine Biodiversity 50:105

Research keywords
Research platform experience
  SCUBA (open-circuit or unspecified)
  Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
  Dredging / trawling
Research summary (from publications)