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Details of Dr. Andre Carrara Morandini   


Gender male
Job title Professor
Department Departamento de Zoologia
São Paulo
Nationality Brazil
Tel 55 11 30917621
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Website http://www.ib.usp.br/~acmorand/, http://www.ib.usp.br/~acmorand/
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Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities My job includes teaching and research activities. I teach "Invertebrates". My research line is focused on the biology and systematics of gelatinous organisms (especially cnidarians).
Skills/Expertise Life cycle, jellyfish systematics, medusae
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Andre MORANDINI)

Straehler-Pohl, I., Widmer, C.L. & Morandini, A.C. [2011] Characterizations of juvenile stages of some semaeostome Scyphozoa (Cnidaria), with recognition of a new family (Phacellophoridae). Zootaxa, 2741, 1-37.
Kanagaraj, G., Ezhilarasan, P., Sampathkumar, P., Morandini, A.C. & Sivakumar, V.P. [2011] Field and laboratory observations on predation and prey selectivity of the scyphomedusa Chrysaora cf. caliparea in Southeast Indian waters. Journal of Ocean University of China, 10, 47-54.
Rodriguez, C., Marques, A.C., Stampar, S.N., Morandini, A.C., Christiansen, E., Genzano, G. & Mianzan, H. [2011] The taxonomic position of the pelagic ?staurozoan? Tessera gemmaria as a ceriantharian larva. Zootaxa, 2971, 49-58.
Collins, A.G., Bentlage, B., Gillan, W., Lynn, T.H., Morandini, A.C. & Marques, A.C. [2011] Naming the Bonaire banded box jelly, Tamoya ohboya, n. sp. (Cnidaria: Cubozoa: Carybdeida: Tamoyidae). Zootaxa, 2753, 53-68.
Stampar, S.N., Emig, C.C., Morandini, A.C., Kodja, G., Balboni, A.P. & Silveira, F.L.d. [2010] Is there any risk in a symbiotic species associating with an endangered one? A case of a phoronid worm growing on a Ceriatheomorphe tube. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 51, 205-211.
Morandini, A.C. & Jarms, G. [2010] The identification of the coronate polyp from the Arctic Ocean: Nausithoe werneri Jarms, 1990 (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa, Coronatae), with notes on the biology. Steenstrupia, 32, 69-77.
Morandini, A.C. & Marques, A.C. [2010] Revision of the genus Chrysaora Péron & Lesueur, 1810 (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa). Zootaxa, 2464, 1-97.
Morandini, A.C., Stampar, S.N., Migotto, A.E. & Marques, A.C. [2009] Hydrocoryne iemanja (Cnidaria), a new species of Hydrozoa with unusual mode of asexual reproduction. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 89, 67-76.
Miranda, L.S., Morandini, A.C. & Marques, A.C. [2009] Taxonomic review of Haliclystus antarcticus Pfeffer, 1889 (Stauromedusae, Staurozoa, Cnidaria), with remarks on the genus Haliclystus Clark, 1863. Polar Biology, 32, 1507-1519.
Morandini, A.C. [2009] Lychnorhiza lucerna Haeckel, 1880 (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa, Rhizostomeae): proposed conservation of generic and specific names. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 66, 133-138.
Kanagaraj, G., Sampath Kumar, P. & Morandini, A.C. [2008] On the occurrence of Ophiocnemis marmorata (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea) associated with the rhizostome medusa Rhopilema hispidum (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa). Journal of Ocean University of China, 7, 421-424.
Stampar, S.N., Silveira, F.L.d. & Morandini, A.C. [2008] Food resources influencing the asexual reproductive cycle of coronate Scyphozoa. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 49, 247-252.
Martinelli Filho, J.E., Stampar, S.N., Morandini, A.C. & Mossolin, E.C. [2008] Cleaner shrimp (Caridea: Palaemonidae) associated with scyphozoan jellyfish. Vie et Milieu, 58, 133-140.
Stampar, S.N., Silveira, F.L.d. & Morandini, A.C. [2007] Asexual reproduction of Nausithoe aurea (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa, Coronatae) induced by sterile Polystirene dishes. Brazilian Journal of Oceanography, 55, 231-233.
Morandini, A.C.; Silveira, F.L. da and Cornelius, P.F.S. [2006] Redescription of Chrysaora lactea Eschscholtz, 1829 (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa) from the Brazilian coast, with designation of a neotype. Zootaxa, 1135, 29-48
Morandini, A.C.; Stampar, S.N. and Silveira, F.L. da [2006] Trichoplax from marine cultures in Brazil ? First record of the phylum Placozoa in the South Atlantic Ocean. Zoologischer Anzeiger, 245, 127-129
Stampar, S.N.; Tronolone, V.B. and Morandini, A.C. [2006] Description and life cycle of the hydrozoan Hydractinia uniformis, sp. nov. (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Hydractiniidae), from the coast of southeastern Brazil. Zootaxa, 1200, 43-60
Morandini, A.C. and Jarms, G. [2005] New combinations for two coronate polyp species (Atorellidae and Nausithoidae, Coronatae, Scyphozoa, Cnidaria). Contributions to Zoology, Amsterdam, 74(1), 117-123
Morandini, A.C., Ascher, D., Stampar, S.N. & Ferreira, J.F.V. [2005] Cubozoa e Scyphozoa (Cnidaria: Medusozoa) de águas costeiras do Brasil. Iheringia, Série Zoologia, 95, 281-294.
Morandini, A.C.; Silveira, F.L. da and Jarms, G. [2004] The life cycle of Chrysaora lactea Eschscholtz, 1829 (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa) with notes on the scyphistoma stage of three other species. Hydrobiologia, 530/531, 347-354
Morandini, A.C. [2003] Deep-Sea medusae (Cnidaria: Cubozoa, Hydrozoa and Scyphozoa) from the coast of Bahia (western South Atlantic, Brazil). Mitteilungen aus dem hamburgischen zoologischen Museum und Institut, 100, 13-25.
Jarms, G.; Morandini, A.C. and Silveira, F.L. da [2002] Methods and experiences with cultivating polyps and medusae of Coronatae (Cnidaria, Scyphozoa) with a review of important characters. Helgoland Marine Research, 56(3), 203-210
Haddad Jr., V.; Silveira, F.L. da; Cardoso, J.L.C. and Morandini, A.C. [2002] A report of 49 cases of cnidarian envenoming from southeastern Brazilian coastal waters. Toxicon, 40(10), 1445-1450
Morandini, A.C. and Silveira, F.L. da [2001] Sexual reproduction of Nausithoe aurea (Scyphozoa, Coronatae). Gametogenesis, egg release, embryonic development, and gastrulation. Scientia Marina, 65(2), 139-149.
Silveira, F.L. and Morandini, A.C. [1998] Asexual reproduction in Linuche unguiculata (Swartz, 1788) (Scyphozoa: Coronatae) by planuloid formation through strobilation and segmentation. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 111(4), 781-794
Silveira, F.L. and Morandini, A.C. [1997] Nausithoe aurea n. sp. (Scyphozoa, Coronatae, Nausithoidae), a species with two pathways of reproduction after strobilation: sexual and asexual. Contributions to Zoology, 66(4), 235-246

Created: 2006-12-05 Last Updated: 2016-06-16