SELECTED PUBLICATIONS LIST

Abatzopoulos, Th., G. Karamanlidis, Ph. Leger & P. Sorgeloos (1989) Further characterization of two Artemia populations from Northern Greece: Biometry, hatching characteristics, caloric content and fatty acid profiles. Hydrobiologia 179: 211-222.

Abatzopoulos, Th.J., C.D. Kastritsis & C.D. Triantaphyllidis (1986) A study of karyotypes and heterochromatic associations in Artemia, with special reference to two N. Greek populations. Genetica 71: 3-10.

Abatzopoulos, Th.J., C.D. Triantaphyllidis & C.D. Kastritsis (1987) Preliminary studies on some Artemia populations from northern Greece. Artemia Research and its Applications, Vol. 1: 107-114.

 

Abatzopoulos, Th., C. Triantaphyllidis & C. Kastritsis (1993) Genetic polymorphism in two parthenogenetic Artemia populations from Northern Greece. Hydrobiologia 250: 73-80.

 

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., T.J. Abatzopoulos, R.M. Sandaltzopoulos, G. Stamou & C.D. Kastritsis (1993) Characterization of two new Artemia populations from two solar saltworks of Lesbos island (Greece): biometry, hatching characteristics and fatty acid profile. International Journal of Salt Lake Research 2: 59-68.

 

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., P.K. Katinakis & Th.J. Abatzopoulos (1994) Changes in abundant proteins: intrapopulation and interpopulation study of four parthenogenetic Artemia populations from Northern Greece. Cytobios 77: 137-146.

 

Abatzopoulos, Th., G. Triantaphyllidis, P. Sorgeloos & J.S. Clegg (1994) Evidence for the induction of cyst diapause by heat-shock in Artemia (International Study on Artemia, XLVIII). Journal of Crustacean Biology 14: 226-230.

 

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., E.J.S. Pilla, K.M. Thomas, T.J. Abatzopoulos, J.A. Beardmore & P. Sorgeloos (1994) International Study on Artemia. LII. Incubation of Artemia cyst samples at high temperature reveals mixed nature with Artemia franciscana cysts. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology & Ecology 183: 273-282.

 

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., K. Poulopoulou, T.J. Abatzopoulos, C.A. Pinto Perez & P. Sorgeloos (1995) International Study on Artemia. XLIX. Salinity effects on survival, maturity, growth, biometrics, reproductive and lifespan characteristics of a bisexual and a parthenogenetic population of Artemia. Hydrobiologia 302: 215-227.

 

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., Th.J. Abatzopoulos, E. Miasa & P. Sorgeloos (1996) International study on Artemia. LVI. Characterization of two Artemia populations from Namibia and Madagaskar: cytogenetics, biometry, hatching characteristics and fatty acid profiles. Hydrobiologia 335: 97-106.

 

Abatzopoulos, T.J., G.V. Triantaphyllidis, J.A. Beardmore & P. Sorgeloos (1997) Cyst membrane protein composition as a discriminant character in the genus Artemia. (International study on Artemia LV). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of UK 77: 265-268.

 

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., G.R.J. Criel, Th.J. Abatzopoulos & P. Sorgeloos (1997) International Study on Artemia. LIII. Morphological study of Artemia with emphasis to Old World strains. I. Bisexual populations. Hydrobiologia 357: 139-153.

 

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., G.R.J. Criel, Th.J. Abatzopoulos & P. Sorgeloos (1997) International Study on Artemia. LIV. Morphological study of Artemia with emphasis to Old World strains. II. Parthenogenetic populations. Hydrobiologia 357: 155-163.

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., G.R.J. Criel, Th.J. Abatzopoulos, K.M. Thomas, J. Peleman, J.A. Beardmore & P. Sorgeloos (1997) International Study on Artemia. LVII. Morphological and molecular characters suggest conspecificity of all bisexual European and North African Artemia populations. Marine Biology 129: 477-487.

 

Abatzopoulos, Th.J., B. Zhang & P. Sorgeloos (1998) Artemia tibetiana: preliminary characterization of a new Artemia species found in Tibet (People’s Republic of China). International Study on Artemia. LIX. International Journal of Salt Lake Research 7: 41-44.

Triantaphyllidis, G.V., Th.J. Abatzopoulos & P. Sorgeloos (1998) Review of the biogeography of the genus Artemia (Crustacea, Anostraca). Journal of Biogeography 25: 213-226.

 

Abatzopoulos, Th.J., L. Brendonck & P. Sorgeloos (1999) First record of Branchinella spinosa (Milne-Edwards) (Crustacea: Branchiopoda: Anostraca) from Greece. International Journal of Salt Lake Research 8: 351-360.

Triantafyllidis, A., T.J. Abatzopoulos & P.S. Economidis (1999) Genetic differentiation and phylogenetic relationships among Greek Silurus glanis and Silurus aristotelis (Pisces, Siluridae) populations, assessed by PCR-RFLP analysis of mitochondrial DNA segments. Heredity 82: 503-509.

 

Sun, Y., W-Q. Song, Y-C. Zhong, R-S. Zhang, Th. J. Abatzopoulos & R-Y. Chen (1999) Diversity and genetic differentiation in Artemia species and populations detected by AFLP markers. International Journal of Salt Lake Research 8: 341-350.

 

Gajardo, G., T.J. Abatzopoulos, I. Kappas, & J.A. Beardmore (2002) Evolution and speciation, in T.J. Abatzopoulos, J.A. Beardmore, J.S. Clegg & P. Sorgeloos (eds) Artemia: Basic and Applied Biology, Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands, pp. 225-250.

Abatzopoulos, T.J., I. Kappas, P. Bossier, P. Sorgeloos & J.A. Beardmore (2002) Genetic characterization of Artemia tibetiana (Crustacea: Anostraca). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 75: 333-344.

Triantafyllidis, A., F. Krieg, C. Cottin, T.J. Abatzopoulos, C. Triantaphyllidis & R. Guyomard (2002) Genetic structure and phylogeography of European catfish (Silurus glanis) populations. Molecular Ecology 11: 1039-1055.

Triantafyllidis, A., T.J. Abatzopoulos, J. Leonardos & R. Guyomard (2002) Microsatellite analysis of the genetic population structure of native and translocated Aristotles catfish (Silurus aristotelis). Aquatic Living Resources 15: 351-359.

 

Abatzopoulos, T.J., N. El-Bermawi, C. Vasdekis, A.D. Baxevanis & P. Sorgeloos (2003) Effects of salinity and temperature on reproductive and life span characteristics of clonal Artemia. (International Study on Artemia. LXVI). Hydrobiologia 492: 191-199.

Abatzopoulos, T.J., G.V. Triantaphyllidis, N. Roedaki, A.D. Baxevanis, A. Triantafyllidis & P. Sorgeloos (2003) Elevated salinities may enhance the recovery of hydrated heat-shocked Artemia franciscana cysts. (International Study on Artemia. LXV). Belgian Journal of Zoology 133: 105-111.

Baxevanis, A.D., N. El-Bermawi, T.J. Abatzopoulos & P. Sorgeloos (2004) Salinity effects on maturation, reproductive and life span characteristics of four Egyptian Artemia populations (International Study on Artemia. LXVIII). Hydrobiologia 513: 87-100.

Gajardo, G., J. Crespo, A. Triantafyllidis, A. Tzika, A.D. Baxevanis, I. Kappas & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2004) Species identification of Chilean Artemia populations based on mitochondrial DNA RFLP analysis. Journal of Biogeography 31: 547-555.

   

Baxevanis, A.D. & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2004) The phenotypic response of ME2 (M. Embolon, Greece) Artemia clone to salinity and temperature. Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki  1: 107-114.

 

El-Bermawi, N., A.D. Baxevanis, T.J. Abatzopoulos, G. Van Stappen & P. Sorgeloos (2004) Salinity effects on survival, growth and morphometry of four Egyptian Artemia populations (International Study on Artemia. LXVII). Hydrobiologia 523: 175-188.


Kappas, I., T.J. Abatzopoulos, N. Van Hoa, P. Sorgeloos & J.A. Beardmore (2004) Genetic and reproductive differentiation Artemia franciscana in a new environment. Marine Biology 146: 103-117.

John, C.J.A., T.J. Abatzopoulos & P.M. Marian (2004) Characterization of a new Artemia population from Thamaraikulam, India. Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki 2: 63-74.

Koukaras, K., A.D. Baxevanis, C. Vasdekis, T.J. Abatzopoulos & G. Nikolaidis (2004) Detection of Dinophysis cells toxicity by using parthenogenetic and clonal Artemia. Harmful Algae: 219-221.

Dolapsakis, N.P., T. Tafas, T.J. Abatzopoulos, S. Ziller & A. Economou-Amilli (2005) Abundance and growth response of microalagae at Megalon Embolon solar saltworks in northern Greece: an aquaculture prospect. Journal of Applied Phycology 17: 39-49.

Papakostas, S., A. Triantafyllidis, I. Kappas & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2005) The utility of the 16S gene in investigating cryptic speciation within the Brachionus plicatilis species complex. Marine Biology 147: 1129-1139.

Baxevanis, A.D., G.V. Triantaphyllidis, I. Kappas, A. Triantafyllidis, C.D. Triantaphyllidis & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2005) Evolutionary assessment of Artemia tibetiana (Crustacea, Anostraca) based on morphometry and 16S rRNA RFLP analysis. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 43: 189-198.

Mura, G., A.D. Baxevanis, G.M. Lopez, F. Hontoria, I. Kappas, S. Moscatello, G. Fancello, F. Amat & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2005) The use of a multidisciplinary approach for the characterization of a diploid parthenogenetic Artemia population from Torre Colimena (Apulia, Italy). Journal of Plankton Research 27: 895-907.

Abatzopoulos, T.J., Agh, N., G. Van Stappen, S.M. Razavi-Rouhani, & P. Sorgeloos (2006) Artemia sites in Iran. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK  86: 299-307.

Abatzopoulos, T.J., A.D. Baxevanis, G.V. Triantaphyllidis, G. Criel, E.L. Pador, G, Van Stappen & P. Sorgeloos (2006) Quality evaluation of Artemia urmiana Günther (Urmia Lake, Iran) with special emphasis on its particular cyst characteristics (International Study on Artemia LXIX). Aquaculture 254: 442-454.

Papakostas, S., S. Dooms, A. Triantafyllidis, D. Deloof, I. Kappas, K. Dierkens, T. De Wolf, P. Bossier, O. Vadstein, S. Kui, P. Sorgeloos & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2006) Evaluation of DNA methodologies in identifying Brachionus species used in European hatcheries. Aquaculture 255: 557-564.

Baxevanis, A.D., I. Kappas, T.J. Abatzopoulos (2006) Molecular phylogenetics and asexuality in the brine shrimp Artemia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 40: 724-738. 

Papakostas, S., S. Dooms, M. Cristodoulou, A. Triantafyllidis, I. Kappas, K. Dierckens, P. Bossier, P. Sorgeloos & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2006) Identification of cultured Brachionus rotifers based on RFLP and SSCP screening. Marine Biotechnology 8: 547-559.

Mura, G., I. Kappas, A.D. Baxevanis, S. Moscatello, Q. DAmico, G.M. Lopez, F. Hontoria,  F. Amat & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2006) Morphological and molecular data reveal the presence of the invasive Artemia franciscana in Margherita di Savoia salterns (Italy). International Review of Hydrobiology 91: 539-554.

Dooms, S., S. Papakostas, S. Hoffman, D. Delbare, K. Dierckens, A. Triantafyllidis, T. De Wolf, O. Vadstein, T.J. Abatzopoulos, P. Sorgeloos & P. Bossier (2007) Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) as a tool for the characterisation of Brachionus sp. strains. Aquaculture 262: 29-40.

Agh, N., T.J. Abatzopoulos, I.Kappas, G. Van Stappen, S.M.R. Rouhani, P. Sorgeloos (2007) Coexistence of sexual and parthenogenetic Artemia populations in Lake Urmia and neighbouring lagoons. International Review of Hydrobiology 92: 48-60.

Papakostas, S., T. De Wolf, A. Triantafyllidis, K. Vasileiadou, D. Kanellis, P. Cecconi, I. Kappas & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2007) Follow up of hatchery rotifer cultures with regard to their genetic identity. Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki 7: 41-49.

Triantafyllidis, A., I. Leonardos, I. Bista, I.D. Kyriazis, M.Th. Stoumboudi, I. Kappas, F. Amat & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2007) Phylogeography and genetic structure of Mediterranean killifish Aphanius fasciatus (Cyprinodontidae). Marine Biology 152: 1159-1167.

 

Ruiz, O., F. Amat, C. Saavedra, A. Papeschi, R.G. Cohen, A.D. Baxevanis, I. Kappas, T.J. Abatzopoulos & J.C. Navarro (2008) Genetic characterization of Argentinean Artemia species with different fatty acid profiles. Hydrobiologia 610: 223-234.

Vasileiadou, K., S. Papakostas, A. Triantafyllidis, I. Kappas & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2009) A multiplex PCR method for rapid identification of Brachionus rotifers. Marine Biotechnology 11: 53-61.

Aligizaki, K., G. Nikolaidis, P. Katikou, A.D. Baxevanis & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2009) Potential toxic epiphytic Prorocentrum (Dinophyceae) species in Greek coastal waters. Harmful Algae 8: 299-311.

Agh, N., P. Bossier, T.J. Abatzopoulos, J.A. Beardmore, G. Van Stappen, A. Mohammadyari, H. Rahimian & P. Sorgeloos (2009) Morphometric and preliminary genetic characteristics of Artemia populations from Iran. International Review of Hydrobiology 94: 194-207.

Karaiskou, N., A. Triantafyllidis, V. Katsares, T.J. Abatzopoulos & C. Triantaphyllidis (2009) Microsatellite genetic variability of Greek wild and farmed populations of Sparus aurata. Journal of Fish Biology 74: 1816-1825.

Kappas, I., A.D. Baxevanis, S. Maniatsi & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2009) Porous genomes and species integrity in the Branchiopod Artemia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 52: 192-204.

Maniatsi, S., A.D. Baxevanis & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2009) The intron 2 of p26 gene: a novel genetic marker for discriminating the two most commercially important Artemia franciscana subspecies. Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki 11: 73-82.

Abatzopoulos, T.J., F. Amat, A.D. Baxevanis, G. Belmonte, F. Hontoria, S. Maniatsi, S. Moscatello, G. Mura & N.V. Shadrin (2009) Updating geographic distribution of Artemia urmiana Gunther, 1890 (Branchiopoda, Anostraca) in Europe: an integrated and interdisciplinary approach. International Review of Hydrobiology 94: 560-579.

Papakostas, S., A. Triantafyllidis, I. Kappas & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2009) Clonal composition of Brachionus plicatilis s.s. and B. sp. 'Austria' hatchery strains based on microsatellite data. Aquaculture 296: 15-20.

Maniatsi, S., I. Kappas, A.D. Baxevanis, T. Farmaki & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2009) Sharp phylogeographic breaks and patterns of genealogical concordance in the brine shrimp Artemia franciscana. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 10: 5455-5470.

Garefalaki, M.-E., A. Triantafyllidis, T.J. Abatzopoulos & A. Staikou (2010) The outcome of sperm competition is affected by behavioural and anatomical reproductive traits in a simultaneously hermaphroditic land snail. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 23: 966-976.

Karaiskou, N., P. Moran, G. Georgitsakis, T.J. Abatzopoulos & A. Triantafyllidis (2010) High allelic variation of MHC class II alpha antigen and the role of selection in wild and cultured Sparus aurata populations. Hydrobiologia 638: 11-20.

Maniatsi, S., K. Bourtzis & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2010) May parthenogenesis in Artemia be attributed to Wolbachia? Hydrobiologia 651: 317-322.

Liasko, R., V. Liousia, P. Vrazeli, O. Papiggioti, T.J. Abatzopoulos & I.D. Leonardos (2010) Biological traits of rare males in the population of Carassius gibelio (Actinopterygii: Cyprinidae) from Lake Pamvotis (north-west Greece). Journal of Fish Biology 77: 570-584.

Maniatsi, S., A.D. Baxevanis, I. Kappas, P. Deligiannidis, A. Triantafyllidis, S. Papakostas, D. Bougiouklis & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2011) Is polyploidy a persevering accident or an adaptive evolutionary pattern? The case of the brine shrimp Artemia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 58: 353-364.

Karaiskou, N., M. Lappa, S. Kalomoiris, G. Oikonomidis, C. Psaltopoulou, T.J. Abatzopoulos, C. Triantaphyllidis & A. Triantafyllidis (2011) Genetic monitoring and effects of stocking practices on small Cyprinus carpio populations. Conservation Genetics 12: 1299-1311.

 

Kappas, I., A.D. Baxevanis & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2011) Phylogeographic patterns in Artemia: a model organism for hypersaline crustaceans. In: C. Held, S. Koenemann & C.D. Schubart (eds). Phylogeography and population genetics in Crustacea. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, USA: 233-255.

Alexandri, P., A. Triantafyllidis, S. Papakostas, E. Chatzinikos, P. Platis, N. Papageorgiou, G. Larson, T.J. Abatzopoulos & C. Triantaphyllidis (2012) The Balkans and the colonization of Europe: the post-glacial range expansion of the wild boar, Sus scrofa. Journal of Biogeography 39: 713-723.

Moschandreou, K.K., A.D. Baxevanis, P. Katikou, D. Papaefthimiou, G. Nikolaidis & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2012) Inter- and intra-specific diversity of Pseudo-nitzschia (Bacillariophyceae) in the northeastern Mediterranean. European Journal of Phycology 47: 312-329.

Papakostas, S., E. Michaloudi, A. Triantafyllidis, I. Kappas & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2013) Allochronic divergence and clonal succession: two microevolutionary processes sculpturing population structure of Brachionus rotifers. Hydrobiologia 700: 33-45.

Nikolopoulou, I., A.D. Baxevanis, T.E. Kampouris & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2013) Farfantepenaeus aztecus (Ives, 1891) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Penaeidae) in N Aegean: first record in Greece by morphological and genetic features. Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki 20: 367-375.

 

Kappas, I., M.-L. Cariou & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2013) Genetic variability in Crustacea. In: J.C. von Vaupel Klein, M. Charmantier-Daures & F.R. Schram (eds). The Crustacea revised and updated, as well as extended from the Traité de Zoologie. Volume 4, Part A. Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden: 3-77.

Karaiskou, N., A. Tsakogiannis, K. Gkagkavouzis, S. Papika, P. Latsoudis, I. Kavakiotis, J. Pantis, T.J. Abatzopoulos, C. Triantaphyllidis & A. Triantafyllidis (2013) Greece: a Balkan subrefuge for a remnant red deer (Cervus elaphus) population. Journal of Heredity 105: 334-344.

Abatzopoulos, T.J. (2014) A new era for Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki. Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki 21: 1.

Giantsis, I., N. Mucci, E. Randi, T.J. Abatzopoulos & A.P. Apostolidis (2014) Microsatellite variation of mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis) in central and eastern Mediterranean: genetic panmixia in the Aegean and the Ionian Seas. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 94: 797-809.

Giantsis, I.A., T.J. Abatzopoulos, P. Angelidis & A.P. Apostolidis (2014) Mitochondrial Control Region Variability in Mytilus galloprovincialis populations from the Central-Eastern Mediterranean Sea. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 15: 11614-11625.

Baxevanis, A.D., S. Maniatsi, D. Kouroupis, K. Marathiotis, I. Kappas, H. Kaiser & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2014) Genetic identification of South African Artemia species: invasion, replacement and co-occurrence. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 94: 775-785.

Proios, K., E. Michaloudi, S. Papakostas, I. Kappas, K. Vasileiadou & T.J. Abatzopoulos (2014) Updating the description and taxonomic status of Brachionus sessilis Varga, 1951 (Rotifera: Brachionidae) based on detailed morphological analysis and molecular data. Zootaxa 3873: 345-370.