Donatella Cesaroni

Associate Professor of Zoology

Department of Biology
Laboratory of Experimental Ecology and Aquaculture
Tel.  06-7259-5961
Web Zoology and Evolutionary Biology








Latest publications

  • 2020 – Associations between the larval-pupal parasitoids Erycia furibunda and E festinans (Diptera: Tachinidae) and respectively, the sympatric and syntopic butterflies Euphydryas aurinia provincial is and Melitaea cinxia (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) – Journal of Entomological and Acarological Research10.4081/JEAR.2020.8582
  • 2019 – ClimCKmap, a spatially, temporally and climatically explicit distribution database for the Italian fauna – Scientific Data10.1038/s41597-019-0203-6
  • 2019 – Effects of Holocene climate changes on alpine ecosystems: Nonequilibrium dynamics drive insect species richness on alpine islands – Journal of Biogeography10.1111/jbi.13655
  • 2018 – Chemically mediated species recognition in two sympatric grayling butterflies: Hipparchia fagi and hipparchia hermione (lepidoptera: Nymphalidae, satyrinae) – PLoS ONE10.1371/journal.pone.0199997
  • 2018 – Tackling critical parameters in metazoan meta-barcoding experiments: A preliminary study based on coxI DNA barcode – PeerJ10.7717/peerj.4845
  • 2017 – DNA barcodes of the animal species occurring in Italy under the European “Habitats Directive” (92/43/EEC): A reference library for the Italian national biodiversity network – Biogeographia10.21426/B632131365
  • 2016 – Deciphering range dynamics: effects of niche stability areas and post-glacial colonization on alpine species distribution – Journal of Biogeography10.1111/jbi.12771
  • 2016 – Testing Classical Species Properties with Contemporary Data: How \bad Species\ in the Brassy Ringlets (Erebia tyndarus complex, Lepidoptera) Turned Good – Systematic Biology10.1093/sysbio/syv087