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Marco Passamonti

Associate Professor

Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences

Academic discipline: BIO/05 Zoology

Director of Second Cycle Degree in Biodiversity and Evolution


BRETON S.; GHISELLI F.; PASSAMONTI M.; MILANI L.; STEWART D.T.; HOEH W.R., Evidence for a fourteenth mtDNA-encoded protein in the female-transmitted mtDNA of marine mussels (Bivalvia: Mytilidae)., «PLOS ONE», 2011, 9, pp. 1 - 14 [Scientific article]

PASSAMONTI M.; RICCI A.; MILANI L.; GHISELLI F., Mitochondrial genomes and Doubly Uniparental Inheritance: new insights from Musculista senhousia sex-linked mitochondrial DNAs (Bivalvia Mytilidae)., «BMC GENOMICS», 2011, 12:442, pp. 1 - 19 [Scientific article]

F. Ghiselli; L. Milani; M. Passamonti, Strict sex-specific mtDNA segregation in the germ line of the DUI species Venerupis philippinarum (Bivalvia Veneridae)., «MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND EVOLUTION», 2011, 28, pp. 949 - 961 [Scientific article]

Plazzi F.; Ricci A.; Passamonti M., The mitochondrial genome of Bacillus stick insects (Phasmatodea) and the phylogeny of the orthopteroid insects., «MOLECULAR PHYLOGENETICS AND EVOLUTION», 2011, 58, pp. 304 - 316 [Scientific article]

Scali V.; Milani L.; Passamonti M., Clonopsis gallica, a stick insect parthenogen exploiting different egg maturation mechanisms over its range, «INVERTEBRATE REPRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT», 2010, 54:3, pp. 143 - 150 [Scientific article]

D. Demontis; C. Pertoldi; M. Passamonti; V. Scali, Increased fluctuating asymmetry in a naturally occurring hybrid zone between the stick insects Bacillus rossius rossius and Bacillus rossius redtenbacheri, «JOURNAL OF INSECT SCIENCE», 2010, 10 [Scientific article]

M. Plohl; V. Petrovic; A. Luchetti; A. Ricci; E. Satovic; M. Passamonti; B. Mantovani, Long-term conservation vs high sequence divergence: the case of an extraordinarily old satellite DNA in bivalve mollusks, «HEREDITY», 2010, 104, pp. 543 - 551 [Scientific article]

F. Plazzi; R. R. Ferrucci; M. Passamonti, Phylogenetic representativeness: a new method for evaluating taxon sampling in evolutionary studies, «BMC BIOINFORMATICS», 2010, 11 [Scientific article]

Milani L.; Ghiselli F.; Pellecchia M.; Scali V.; Passamonti M., Reticulate evolution in stick insects: the case of Clonopsis (Insecta Phasmida)., «BMC EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY», 2010, 10 [Scientific article]

i. Guarniero; F. Plazzi; A. Bonfitto; A. Rinaldi; M. Trentini; M. Passamonti, The bivalve mollusc Mactra corallina: genetic evidence of existing sibling species, «JOURNAL OF THE MARINE BIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION OF THE UNITED KINGDOM», 2010, 90(3), pp. 633 - 644 [Scientific article]

Plazzi F.; Passamonti M., Towards a molecular phylogeny of Mollusks: Bivalves’ early evolution as revealed by mitochondrial genes., «MOLECULAR PHYLOGENETICS AND EVOLUTION», 2010, 57, pp. 641 - 657 [Scientific article]

M. Passamonti; F. Ghiselli, Doubly Uniparental Inheritance: two mitochondrial genomes, one precious model for organelle DNA inheritance and evolution., «DNA AND CELL BIOLOGY», 2009, 28 (2), pp. 79 - 89 [Scientific article]

MILANI L.; SCALI V.; PASSAMONTI M., The Clonopsis gallica puzzle: Mendelian species, polyploid parthenogens with karyotype re-diploidisation and clonal androgens in Moroccan stick insects., «JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGICAL SYSTEMATICS AND EVOLUTIONARY RESEARCH», 2009, 47/2, pp. 1 - 9 [Scientific article]

Guarniero I.; Passamonti M.; Rongai F.; Trentini M.; Rinaldi A., Analisi comparativa del frammento genico 18S rDNA nel mollusco bivalve Mactra corallina (Linneo,1758), «BIOLOGIA MARINA MEDITERRANEA», 2008, 15, pp. 222 - 223 [Scientific article]

A. Ricci; V. Scali; M. Passamonti, The IGS-ETS in Bacillus (Insecta Phasmida): molecular characterization and the relevance of sex in ribosomal DNA evolution., «BMC EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY», 2008, 8 (278), pp. 1 - 11 [Scientific article]