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Pešić Vladimir

Affiliation: University of Montenegro

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

Address: Džordža Vašingtona bb, Podgorica, 81000, Montenegro

E-mail: vladimirp@ac.me

Profile on ucg.ac.me


Research area:
marine mites, ecology of macroinvertebrates, biodiversity and conservation.
Has described about 300 new species from all parts of the world.
Is author of more than 250 peer-reviewed papers, two monographs.
Membership in editorial boards, publishing associations, scientific communities and other organizations:
Editor-in-Chief – scientific journal "Ecologia Montenegrina" (University of Montenegro);
Associate Editor – scientific journal "Ecologia Balkanica" (Union of Scientists in Bulgaria, University of Plovdiv);
Subject Editor – scientific journal "ZooKeys";
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Acarologia" (French National Institute for Agricultural Research);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Zoology in the Middle East";
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Vestnik Zoologii" (Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology of NAS of Ukraine);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "European Journal of Environmental Sciences" (Charles University);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Persian Journal of Acarology" (University of Tehran);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Biologia Nyssana" (University of Nis);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "International Journal of Ecosystems and Ecology Science";
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Natura Montenegrina" (Museum of Natural History of Montenegro);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Studia Marina" (Institute of Marine Biology, University of Montenegro);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "SKUP" (University of Banja Luka).


References:

Weigand H., Beermann A., Čiampor F. … Pešić V. et al. DNA barcode reference libraries for the monitoring of aquatic biota in Europe: Gap-analysis and recommendations for future work. Science of the Total Environment, 2019, vol. 678, pp. 499–524. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.04.247


Marinković N., Karadžić B., Pešić V., Gligorović B., Grosser C., Paunović M., Nikolić V., Raković M. Faunistic patterns and diversity components of leech assemblages in karst springs of Montenegro. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2019, vol. 420, iss. 26, 12 p. https://doi.org/10.1051/kmae/2019019


Shumilova O., Zak D., Datry T. … Pešić V. et al. Simulating rewetting events in intermittent rivers and ephemeral streams: A global analysis of leached nutrients and organic matter. Global Change Biology, 2019, vol. 25, iss. 5, pp. 1591–1611. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14537


Pešić V., Durucan F., Zawal A. Marine mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) of the Mediterranean Sea: Descriptions of two new species, key for identification and future prospects. Zootaxa, 2019, vol. 4585, no. 3, pp. 501–516. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4585.3.6


Pešić V., Savić A., Jablonska A., Michonski G., Grabowski M., Bankowska A., Zawal A. Environmental factors affecting water mite assemblages along eucrenon-hypocrenon gradients in Mediterranean karstic springs. Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2019, vol. 77, iss. 4, pp. 471–486. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10493-019-00360-w


Pešić V., Dmitrović D., Savić A., Milošević D., Zawal A., Vukašinović-Pešić V., Von Fumetti S. Application of macroinvertebrate multimetrics as a measure of the impact of anthropogenic modification of spring habitats. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 2019, vol. 29, iss. 3, pp. 341–352. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3021


Pešić V., Asadi M., Etemadi I., Smit H. New records of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Khuzestan Province (South Iran) with description of three new species. Zootaxa, 2019, vol. 4559, no. 3, pp. 550–558. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4559.3.5


Berlajolli V., Płóciennik M., Antczak-Orlewska O., Pešić V. The optimal time for sampling macroinvertebrates and its implications for diversity indexing in rheocrenes – case study from the Prokletije Mountains. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2019, vol. 420, article no. 6, 9 p. https://doi.org/10.1051/kmae/2018043


Pešić V., Smit H., Bahuguna P. New records of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Western Himalaya with the description of four new species. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2019, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 59–80. https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.24.1.5


Durucan F., Chatterjee T., Pešić V. Two new species of the marine water mite family Pontarachnidae (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Gulf of Antalya, Turkey. Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4531, no. 2, pp. 271–278. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4531.2.8


Savić A., Pešić V., Đorđević M., Ranđelović V., Jušković M., Andrzej G. Effects of nutrients and turbidity on grazer-periphyton interactions: A case study from the Nisava River, Balkan Peninsula. North-Western Journal of Zoology, 2018, vol. 14, iss. 2, pp. 226–231. http://biozoojournals.ro/nwjz/content/v14n2/nwjz_e171801_Savic.pdf


Pešić V., Smit H., Mary N. Fifth contribution to the knowledge of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Comoros: A checklist and description of one new genus and four new species. Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4483, no. 2, pp. 331–348. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4483.2.6


Pešić V., Zawal A. A new species in the water mite subgenus Majumderatax Vidrine, 1993 from Sri Lanka (Acari: Hydrachnidia). Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4457, no. 2, pp. 346–350. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.2.11


Chatterjee T., Pfingstl T., Pešić V. A checklist of marine littoral mites (Acari) associated with mangroves. Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4442, no. 2, pp. 221–240. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4442.2.2


Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Pešić V., Zawal A. A checklist of epibiont suctorian and peritrich ciliates (Ciliophora) on halacarid and hydrachnid mites (Acari: Halacaridae & Hydrachnidia). Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4457, no. 3, pp. 415–430. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.3.4


Stubbington R., Chadd R., Cid N., Csabai Z., Miliša M., Morais M., Munné A., Pařil P., Pešić V., Tziortzis I., Verdonschot R. C. M., Datry T. Biomonitoring of intermittent rivers and ephemeral streams in Europe: Current practice and priorities to enhance ecological status assessments (Review). Science of the Total Environment, 2018, vol. 618, pp. 1096–1113. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.09.137


Pešić V., Smit H. A second Palaearctic species of the genus Wettina Piersig, 1892 based on morphological and molecular data (Acari, Hydrachnidia: Wettinidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2018, vol. 23, iss. 4, pp. 724–732. https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.4.11


Pešic V., Zawal A., Smit H., Bankowska A. New records of water mites from Sri Lanka (Acari: Hydrachnidia) with the description of four new species. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2018, vol. 23, iss. 1, pp. 178–195. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.1.14


Pešić V., Hossain M. B., Chatterjee T., Islam M. S., Zawal A. First records of water mites from Bangladesh (Acari, Hydrachnidia) with the description of two new species. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2018, vol. 23, iss. 5, pp. 868–882. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.5.7


Zawal A., Stryjecki R., Buczyńska E., Buczyński P., Pakulnicka J., Bańkowska A., Czernicki T., Janusz K., Szlauer-Łukaszewska A., Pešić V. Water mites (Acari, Hydrachnidia) of riparian springs in a small lowland river valley: What are the key factors for species distribution? PeerJ, 2018, vol. 2018, iss. 5, 2018, e4797. http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.4797


Gvozdenović S., Mandić M., Pešić V., Nikolić M., Pešić A., Ikica Z. Comparison between IMTA and monoculture farming of mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis L.) in the Boka Kotorska Bay. Acta Adriatica, 2017, vol. 58, iss. 2, pp. 271–284. https://doi.org/10.32582/aa.58.2.7


Vukašinović-Pešić V., Blagojević N., Vukanović S., Savić A., Pešić V. Heavy metal concentrations in different tissues of the snail Viviparus mamillatus (Küster, 1852) from lacustrine and riverine environments in Montenegro. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2017, vol. 17, iss. 3, pp. 557–563. http://dx.doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v17_3_12


Pešić V., Smit H. Neumania kyrgyzica sp. nov. a new water mite from Kyrgyzstan based on morphological and molecular data (Acari, Hydrachnidia: Unionicolidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2017, vol. 22, iss. 6, pp. 885–894. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.22.6.12


Saboori A., Šundić M., Pešić V. A new species of the genus Trombidium Fabricius (Acari: Trombidiidae), with a checklist of terrestrial parasitengone mites of Montenegro. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2017, vol. 22, iss. 4, pp. 584–601. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.22.4.12


Savić A., Dmitrović D., Pešić V. Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera, and Trichoptera assemblages of karst springs in relation to some environmental factors: A case study in central Bosnia and Herzegovina. Turkish Journal of Zoology, 2017, vol. 41, iss. 1, pp. 119–129. http://dx.doi.org/10.3906/zoo-1512-31


Von Fumetti S., Dmitrović D., Pešić V. The influence of flooding and river connectivity on macroinvertebrate assemblages in rheocrene springs along a third-order river. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 2017, vol. 190, iss. 3, pp. 251–263. http://dx.doi.org/10.1127/fal/2017/0992


Pešić V., Gligorović B., Savić A., Buczyński P. Ecological patterns of Odonata assemblages in karst springs in central Montenegro. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2017, iss. 418, article no. 3, 20 p. http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/kmae/2016035


Pešić V., Asadi M., Cimpean M., Dabert M., Esen Y., Gerecke R., Martin P., Savić A., Smit H., Stur E. Six species in one: Evidence of cryptic speciation in the Hygrobates fluviatilis complex (Acariformes, Hydrachnidia, Hygrobatidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2017, vol. 22, iss. 9, pp. 1327–1337. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.22.9.4


Gligorović B., Savić A., Protić L., Pešić V. Ecological patterns of water bug (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) assemblages in karst springs: A case study from central Montenegro. Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies, 2016, vol. 45, iss. 4, pp. 554–563. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/ohs-2016-0046


Bańkowska A., Kłosowska M., Gadawski P., Michoński G., Grabowski M., Pešić V., Zawal A. Oviposition by selected water mite (Hydrachnidia) species from Lake Skadar and its catchment. Biologia, 2016, vol. 71, iss. 9, pp. 1027–1033. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/biolog-2016-0126


Pešić V., Smit H. Evidence of cryptic and pseudocryptic speciation in Brachypodopsis baumi species complex (Acari, Hydrachnidia, Aturidae) from Borneo, with description of three new species. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2016, vol. 21, iss. 8, pp. 1092–1106. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.21.8.10


Artüz M. L., Pešić V. First record of female intersex in Litarachna communis Walter, 1925 (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Sea of Marmara, Turkey. Zoology in the Middle East, 2016, vol. 62, iss. 3, pp. 274–276. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09397140.2016.1202971


Pešić V., Dmitrović D., Savić A., Von Fumetti S. Studies on eucrenal-hypocrenal zonation of springs along the river mainstream: A case study of a karst canyon in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Biologia, 2016, vol. 71, iss. 7, pp. 809–817. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/biolog-2016-0095


Pešić V., Smit H., Datry T. A redescription of Protolimnesia longa Besch, 1963 from Bolivia, with the first description of the female (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Limnesiidae). Zootaxa, 2016, vol. 4121, iss. 1, pp. 81–84. http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4121.1.7


Pešić V., Zawal A., de Oliveira Piccoli G. C., Gonçalves A. Z. New records of water mites (Acari, Hydrachnidia) from bromeliad phytotelmata in Brazilian Atlantic rainforest, with description of one new species. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2016, vol. 21, iss. 4, pp. 537–544. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.21.4.12


Pešić V., Smit H. On the identity of Litarachna divergens Walter, 1925 (Acari, Hydrachnidia: Pontarachnidae), with description of one new species. Marine Biodiversity, 2016, vol. 46, iss. 1, pp. 51–57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12526-015-0316-x


Pešić V., Smit H. New records of water mites from Southeast Asia (Acari: Hydrachnidia) with the description of two new genera and 12 new species. Acarologia, 2016, vol. 56, iss. 3, pp. 393–433. http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/acarologia/20162251


Pešić V., Saboori A, Asadi M. New species of the genus Atractides Koch, 1837 (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Hygrobatidae) from Iran. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2016, vol. 21, iss. 9, pp. 1250–1266. https://biotaxa.org/saa/article/view/saa.21.9.8


Płóciennik M., Dmitrović D., Pešić V., Gadawski P. Ecological patterns of Chironomidae assemblages in Dynaric karst springs. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2016, vol. 2016, iss. 417, article no. 11, 19 p. http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/kmae/2015044


Savić A., Randelović V., Dordević M., Pešić V. Assemblages of freshwater snails (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from the Nišava River, Serbia: Ecological factors defining their structure and spatial distribution. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 2016, vol. 68, iss. 2, pp. 235–242. http://www.acta-zoologica-bulgarica.eu/downloads/acta-zoologica-bulgarica/2016/68-2-235-242.pdf


Grosser C., Pešić V., Berlajolli V., Gligorović B. Glossiphonia balcanica n. sp. and Dina prokletijaca n. sp. (Hirudinida: Glossiphoniidae, Erpobdellidae) – two new leeches from Montenegro and Kosovo. Ecologica Montenegrina, 2016, vol. 8, pp. 17–26. https://www.biotaxa.org/em/article/view/22733


Dmitrović D., Savić A., Pešić V. Discharge, substrate type and temperature as factors affecting gastropod assemblages in springs in northwestern Bosnia and Herzegovina. Archives of Biological Sciences, 2016, vol. 68, iss. 3, pp. 613–621. http://dx.doi.org/10.2298/ABS151009052D