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Magni Paolo

Affiliation: National Research Council, Institute for Coastal Marine Environment

Position, academic degree, rank: Researcher, D. Sc.

Address: Calata Porta di Massa, Napoli, 80133, Italy


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Research area: 
benthic ecology, with special reference to the effect of natural factors and anthropogenic pressures on benthic macroinvertebrate assemblages in coastal marine and lagoon systems;
development of indicators of ecological status and environmental status in application to the European Directives (WFD; 2006/60/EC and MSFD; 2008/56);
food webs studies (δ13C, δ15N analysis), including the effect of invasive species on benthic-pelagic coupling;
biogeochemical processes, including the effect bioturbation of benthic macroinvertebrate on oxygen and nutrient fluxes;
biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Membership in international and Russian publishing associations, scientific communities and other organizations:
Review Editor – scientific journal "Frontiers in Marine Science".