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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Aquarium Curator - Shark Study Center Coordinator
Department Centro Studi Squali
Institution
Aquarium Mondo Marino (
Via della Cava - Loc.Valpiana Massa Marittima 58024
Address
Aquarium Mondo Marino Via della Cava - Loc.Valpiana
Massa Marittima
Italy
58024
Italy
Tel 00390566919529
Fax 00390566919529
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Website http://.www.aquariummondomarino.com, http://www.acquario-posidonia.com/, http://www.oltrepensiero.it/
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Shark husbandry, Aquariology, Shark Shark Behaviour

Biologia, ecologia, riproduzione e comportamento Elasmobranchi, Acquariologia, Gestione di Elasmobranchi in Acquari pubblici
Research Region 2, 3, 71, 36
Working languages Italian, English, French
Skills/Expertise Marine Biology - Biological Oceanography Shark husbandry Aquaculture Aquariology Shark Behaviour
Comments Contract Professor in Aquariology since 2006 to 2011 at Siena University location Follonica
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Primo MICARELLI)

Micarelli P., Sperone E., Giglio G., Pecchia J., Romano C., Scuderi A., Vespaziani L., Mele. Dorsal fin photoidentification: tool for long term studies of White shark (Carcharodon carcharias) behaviour Abstract: 46ç Congresso Società Italiana Biologia Marina Roma, 10-12 giugno 2015 ? 144-145.
Sperone E., Circosta A.L., Giglio G., Tripepi S., Micarelli P., (2015) Preliminary observations on Great White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias) suface predatory activity: Congresso Società Italiana di Biologia Marina Roma 10-12 giugno; 160-161
Rizzuto S., Casini S., Coppola D., Giannetti M., Fossi M.C., Van Wyk H., Sperone E., Tripepi S., Micarelli P., Marsili L., (2015) Skin biopsy as a sensitive non-lethal technique for the ecotoxicological studies of Great White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias) .: 46° Congresso Società Italiana Biologia Marina Roma 10-12 Giugno; 204-205
Mancusi C., Baino R., Barone M., Morey G., Vacchi M., Gil de Sola L., Bradai M.N., Sperone E., Kallianotis A., Hemida F., Saad A.A., Dimech M., Peristeraki P., Bariche M., Cavlan G., Clo S., De Sabata E., Castellano L., Garibaldi F., Tinti F., Pais A., Follesa C., Micarelli P., Poisson F., Carlucci R., Soldo A., Bottaro M., Cebrian D., Kabasakal H., Fortuna C., Seret B., Ferretti F., El-far A., Saygu I., Shakman E.A., Bartoli A., Guallart J., Damalas D., Megalofonou P., Notarbartolo di Sciara G., Cannas R., Colombo S., Serena F A data collection on large cartilagineous fishes in the Mediterranean basin. Abstract of Sharks International Durban; 50 (2014).
Sperone E., Micarelli P., Parise G., Circosta V., Giglio G., Tripepi S., Compagno L.J.V.. Social interactions between white sharks around floating objects and influences of some environmental conditions: Program and abstracts of Shark ?international, Durban ; 170 (2014)
Micarelli P., Sperone E., Tripepi S., Rizzuto S., Coppola., Marsili L., 2013. The Great White Shark, Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus, 1758), cosmopolitan top predator, sentinel of the state of health of the oceans. Biology and ecotoxicology of large marine vertebrates: potential sentinels of Good Environmental Status of marine environment, implication on European Marine Strategy Framework Directive, Second edition, Siena, Italy, 5-6 June 2013: 58
Marsili L., Coppola D., Schillaci F.,m Fossi M.C., Sperone E., Tripepi S., Micarelli P. 2013 - Evaluation of organochlorine levels in different species of Mediterranean elasmobranchs. Biology and ecotoxicology of large marine vertebrates: potential sentinels of Good Environmental Status of marine environment, implication on European Marine Strategy Framework Directive, Second edition, Siena, Italy, 5-6 June 2013: 41
SPERONE, E. & MICARELLI, P. & CIRCOSTA, V. & MILAZZO, C. & PARISE, G. & SANGERMANO, I. & MADEO, E. & ROCCA, D. & SCALISE, S. & CAPPA, P. & LUCIFORA, G. & TRIPEPI, S. & GIGLIO, S. (2012) Contribution to the distribution of sharks in the Calabrian seas (central Mediterranean, Southern Italy). Poster Abstract. In: Progrtamm and Abstracts, 16. European Elasmobranch Association Conference (EEA), Italy: 94
SPERONE, E. & MICARELLI, P. & CIRCOSTA, V. & LEONE, A. & CAMIGLIANO, G. & MUIÀ, C. & DRAMISINO, A. & TOSCANI, F. & CHIEPPA, F. & IAFRATE, A. & TORALDO SERRA, M.L. & TRIPEPI, S. (2012) Surface behaviour of bait-attracted white sharks at Dyer Island (South Africa). Poster Abstract. In: Progrtamm and Abstracts, 16. European Elasmobranch Association Conference (EEA), Italy: 93
COPPOLA, F. & SPERONE, E. & CIRCOSTA, V. & PARISE, G. & GIGLIO, S. & MADEO, E. & MICARELLI, P. & TRIPEPI, S. & RIBAS, A. & MILAZZO, C. (2012) Preliminary data on the elminthfauna of some elasmobranchs from Calabria (central Mediterranean, Southern Italy). Poster Abstract. In: Progrtamm and Abstracts, 16. European Elasmobranch Association Conference (EEA), Italy: 95
MARSILI, L. & RIZZUTO, S. & GIANNETTI, M. & COPPOLA, D. & CASINI, S. & FOSSI, M.C. & ANDREOTTI, S. & CONRAD, M. & VAN WYK, H. & SPERONE, E. & TRIPEPI, S. & MICARELLI, P. (2012) Skin biopsy as a sensitive non-lethal technique for the ecotoxicological studies of South African great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias). Abstract. In: Progrtamm and Abstracts, 16. European Elasmobranch Association Conference (EEA), Italy: 32
SPERONE, E. & PARISE, G. & LEONE, A. & MILAZZO, C. & CIRCOSTA, V. & SANTORO, G. & PAOLILLO, G. & MICARELLI, P. & TRIPEPI, S. (2012) Spatiotemporal patterns of distribution of large predatory sharks in Calabria (central Mediterranean, southern Italy). ACTA ADRIATICA, 53 (1): 13-24
MICARELLI, P. & DI GRUMO, D. & DE LUCIA, L. & SPERONE, E. (2012) Individual identification of small-spotted catsharks (Scyliorhinus canicula Linnaeus 1758) for captivity research. Poster Abstract. In: Progrtamm and Abstracts, 16. European Elasmobranch Association Conference (EEA), Italy: 76
SPERONE, E. & MICARELLI, P. & ANDREOTTI, S. & BRANDMAYR, P. & BERNABO, I. & BRUNELLI, E. & TRIPEPI, S. (2012) Surface behaviour of bait-attracted white sharks at Dyer Island (South Africa). Marine Biology Research, 8 (10): 982-991 DOI: 10.1080/17451000.2012.708043
MICARELLI, P. & VENTURA, D. & SPERONE, E. & DELUCIA, L. & LAGANA, A. (2011) Husbandry of tropical benthonic sharks (Chiloscyllium griseum, C. punctatum and Atelomycterus marmoratus): First step to develop protocols for controlled breeding with conservation purpose. Abstract (Poster) In: Programme Booklet of The 15th Annual Scientific Conference of the European Elasmobranch Association, Berlin, 29.10.-30.10.2011
SPERONE, E. & MICARELLI, P. & PARISE, G. & LEONE, A. & BIASONE, P. & CAMIGLIANO, G. & TRIPEPI, S. (2011) Visual approach tactics by white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) under baited conditions and effects of cloud cover. Abstract (Poster) In: Programme Booklet of The 15th Annual Scientific Conference of the European Elasmobranch Association, Berlin, 29.10.-30.10.2011
MICARELLI, P. & SPERONE, E. & BARONE, M. & BOTTARO, M. & CLÒ, S. & DE SABATA, E. & MANCUSI, C. & SERENA, F. (2011) Spatiotemporal distribution of great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias, Linnaeus 1758) along Italian coasts: Records from international Medlem program and other contributions. Abstract (Poster) In: Programme Booklet of The 15th Annual Scientific Conference of the European Elasmobranch Association, Berlin, 29.10.-30.10.2011
SPERONE, E. & MICARELLI, P. & ANDREOTTI, S. & SPINETTI, S. & ANDREANI, A. & SERENA, F. & BRUNELLI, E. & TRIPEPI, S. (2010) Social interactions among bait-attracted white sharks at Dyer Island (South Africa). Marine Biology Research, 6: 408-414 DOI: 10.1080/17451000903078648
SPERONE E,MICARELLI P, CAMIGLIANO G, BRANDMAYR P, TRIPEPI S, (2010). Effects of weather conditions on visual predatory tactics in bait-attracted white sharks. Contribution Sharks International, Cairns (Australia), 6-11 June
SPERONE, E.,PARISE,E.,LEONE, A.,PAOLILLO, G.,MICARELLI, P.,TRIPEPI, S., (2009). Spatiotemporal patterns of distribution of pelagic sharks in Calabria (CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN, SOUTH ITALY.). 13th EEA Conference 19th ? 22nd November 2009
Borghin, F.,Colacevich,A.,Bergamino,N.,Micarelli, P.,Dattilo, A.M.,Focardi,S.,Focardi, S.,Loiselle, S.A., (2009). The microalgae Tetraselmis suecica in mesocosms under different light regimes. Chemistry and Ecology,25:5,345 ? 357
MICARELLI, P.,SPINETTI, S.,ANDREOTTI, S.,MUIA?, C., VITARO, M.,LEONE, A.,ANTONUCCI, G.,SPERONE, E.,TRIPEPI, S., (2009) Is it good-looking or does it smell good? Preliminary observations about Great White Shark's discriminatory patterns. 13th EEA Conference 19th ? 22nd November 2009.
SPINETTI S., MICARELLI P., CAMIGLIANO G., PAOLINO S., CAMISA F., ANDREOTTI S. & SPERONE E., 2008 ? Considerazioni preliminari sul comportamento del Grande Squalo Bianco in presenza di prede passive diverse nelle acque antistanti Dyer Island (Sudafrica). Atti XXIII Congresso della Società Italiana di Etologia, Arcavacata di Rende (CS), 17-21 settembre 2008, 70
ANDREOTTI S., MICARELLI P., SPINETTI S., CAMIGLIANO G., FERRERO E., TRIPEPI S. & SPERONE E., 2008 - Curiosità o aggressività? Comportamento predatorio di superficie del Grande Squalo Bianco. Atti del XXXIX° Congresso della Società Italiana di Biologia Marina, Cesenatico-Ravenna, 9-13 giugno 2008, Biol. Mar. Medit. pp. 310-311
LENZI M., FRANCHI E., GIOVANI P., MICARELLI P., PERRA G., ROFFILLI R., SOLARI D. e FOCARDI S., 2007 - Change in the phytobenthos settlement along tha Santa Liberata coast (Southern Tuscany, Italy). Proceeding of the Third Mediterranean Simposium on Marine Vegetation 27-29/3/07 Marseilles, UNEP, MAP, RAC/SPA, pp. 88-95.
MICARELLI P., CANETTI D., SPERONE E. & SPINETTI S., 2007 ? Effect of salinity on the respiration of the Nursehound, Scyliorhinus stellaris. 11th Meeting European Elasmobranch Association, Brest (France) 23-26 novembre 2007, 33.
MICARELLI P., SPINETTI S., ANDREOTTI S., CAMIGLIANO G., RABBONI E., TRIPEPI S. & SPERONE E., 2007 ? Comportamento sociale nel Grande Squalo Bianco carcharodon carcharias L.: prime osservazioni condotte su una popolazione sudafricana. 68° Congresso UZI, Lecce 24-27 settembre 2007, 109-110.
SPERONE E., MICARELLI P., CUGLIARI D.P., COPPOLA F., PAOLINO S., ALOISE G., PAOLILLO G & TRIPEPI S., 2007. Elasmobranchs of Calabria (southern Italy): a preliminary report. 11th Meeting European Elasmobranch Association, Brest (France) 23-26 novembre 2007, 58.
MICARELLI P., SERENA F., SPERONE E. & SPINETTI S., 2007 ? Public aquaria, useful tools for reproduction and tagging programs. The case of Nursehound (Scyliorhinus stellaris) in south of Tuscany, Italy. 11th Meeting European Elasmobranch Association, Brest (France) 23-26 novembre 2007, 39
SPERONE E., MICARELLI P., SPINETTI S., ANDREOTTI S., CAMIGLIANO G., RABBONI E., SERENA F. & TRIPEPI S., 2007 ? Preliminary observations on the Great White Shark social behaviour at Dyer Island (South Africa). 11th Meeting European Elasmobranch Association, Brest (France) 23-26 novembre 2007, 57.
MICARELLI P. e BARLETTANI M., 2005 - Husbandry under natural conditions of Anthias anthias. Proceedings. E.U.A.C. (EUROPEAN UNION OF AQUARIUM CURATORS) MEETING TIERGARTEN SCHÖNBRUNN VIENNA (AUSTRIA).September 30 - October 6 - Bulletin de l?Institut Océanographique, Monaco Vol 77, n°1477, pp.127-131.
MICARELLI P. & SPERONE E:, 2005 ? Osservazioni sul comportamento di superficie del Grande Squalo Bianco Carcharodon carcharias (L.) a Dyer Island (Sudafrica). 66° Congresso UZI, Roma 19-22 settembre 2005, 137
MICARELLI P., BARLETTANI M., CECCARELLI R., 2005 - First record about a specimen of the species Fistularia commersonii (FISTULARIDAE PISCES) in waters of the Tyrrhenian notherner. Proceedings XXXVI° Congress S.I.B.M. Biol. Mar. Medit.
SIRNA R., LIGAS A., MICARELLI P. BARLETTANI M., 2001 - Observations about findings of seaturtle, Caretta caretta L., specimens along Maremman coast. The importance of the voluntary service. Proceedings of 5° Convegno Nazionale sui Cetacei e sulle Tartarughe Marine. Centro Studi Cetacei ? AMAsm
FATTOROSI L., MINUCCI G., MICARELLI P., CORSOLINI S. 2001 - Preliminary comments about the presence of Cetaceans in the Tuscan Archipelago. Proceedings of 5° Convegno Nazionale sui Cetacei e sulle Tartarughe Marine. Centro Studi Cetacei ? AMAsm
DEVAUCHELLE N., FAURE C., MICARELLI P., ORSINI L. E COSSON J., 1995 - Le sperme de Crassostrea gigas et Pecten maximus: critères d'aptitude à féconder. Colloquio IFREMER,
DOUBOVICK N., DEVAUCHELLE N., MICARELLI P E GUERRIER P., 1995 - Induction de la ponte chez la coquille Saint-Jacques: utilisation des neurotransmetteurs. Colloquio IFREMER,
DEVAUCHELLE N., FAURE C., ORSINI L., MICARELLI. P,. DOUBOVICK N. E COSSON J., 1995 - Adaptations méthodologiques pour la conservation à court terme des gamètes, leur fécondation et l'incubation de Crassostrea gigas et Pecten maximus.Colloquio IFREMER,
DEVAUCHELLE N., MICARELLI P., MINGANT., GUERRIER P., e DESILETS J., 1994 - The neurohormonal induction of the release of oocytes and sperm from Pecten maximus. Proceedings of the 9th International Pectinid Workshop, Nanaimo, B.C., Canada Aprile 22-27 1993. Volume I. Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. pp 148-158
CECCARELLI R., DI BITETTO M., LENZI M e MICARELLI P., 1994 - Optimization of productive processes in integrated aquaculture systems (Seabass Dicentrarchus labrax). Bordeaux Aquaculture. Marzo 23-25, in Measures for Success ed Muir e Sevila, E.A.S. Special Publication N° 21. pp. 71-72.
MICARELLI P., DI BITETTO M. e CECCARELLI R., (1994). Preliminary observations on the reproductive activity of Pecten jacobaeus, caught in the Tyrrhenian sea. Histology of the gonadic development. Bordeaux Aquaculture. Marzo 23-25, in Measures for Success ed Muir e Sevila, E.A.S. Special Publication N°. 21. pp. 232-233
LENZI M., ROFFILLI M., DE PIRRO M., MICARELLI P., FRANCHI., BORGHINI F, e FOCARDI S., 2006 - The meadows of Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile along the Tuscany southern coast (Mt.Argentario ? Chiarore River, Italy) XXXVII° Congress S.I.B.M. Biol. Mar. Medit. 13 (4): pp. 51-55.
Sperone E., Coppola F., Giglio G., Circosta V., Micarelli P., Tripepi S. & Compagno L.J.V. New Mediterranean Marine biodiversity records (December, 2013): 2.6. On the occurrence of the dusky shark Carcharhinus obscurus in Calabria (Central Mediterrane an, Southern Italy). Mediterranean Marine Science, 14 (2): 467-468 DOI: 10.12681/mms.676 2013
MICARELLI P., SPINETTI S, e CARUSO T. 2006 - Preliminary observations on the fish community patterns in the Posidonia barrier reef of S.Liberata (Orbetello). XXXVII° Congress S.I.B.M. Biol. Mar. Medit. 13 (2): pp. 276-277.
MICARELLI P., SPINETTI., TRIPEPI S e SPERONE E., 2006 - Observations about surface behaviour of the great white shark Carcharodon carcharias (L.) versus passive preys in DYER ISLAND (SOUTHAFRICA). XXXVII° Congress S.I.B.M. Biol. Mar.Medit. 13 (2): pp. 278-279
Leone A., Gregory N.P., Cariani A., Sperone E., Tripepi S., Micarelli P., Gambarelli A., Sarà M., Arculeo M., Doria G., Garibaldi F., Dall?Asta A., Minelli D., Cilli E., Vanni S., Serena F., & Tinti F. Novel insights into the origin of Mediterranean Great White Shark population from ancient mtDNA genetic variation (E.E.A. Plymouth U.K.) 2013
Giglio G., Sperone E., Rabboni E., Giglioli D., Micarelli P., Tripepi S. New approaches to study the Great White Shark. Oral presentation Congress U.Z.I. (Unione Zoologica Italiana) october Genova. 2014


Created: 2010-05-06 Last Updated: 2015-12-16 by Primo MICARELLI