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Maria Giovanna Belcastro

Professoressa ordinaria

Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche, Geologiche e Ambientali

Settore scientifico disciplinare: BIO/08 ANTROPOLOGIA

Coordinatrice del Corso di Dottorato in Scienze della terra, della vita e dell'ambiente

Pubblicazioni

Milella M.; Franklin D.; Belcastro M.G.; Cardini A., Sexual differences in human cranial morphology: Is one sex more variable or one region more dimorphic?, «THE ANATOMICAL RECORD», 2021, 304, pp. 2789 - 2810 [articolo]Open Access

Belcastro, Maria Giovanna; Mariotti, Valentina, The place of human remains in the frame of cultural heritage: the restitution of medieval skeletons from a Jewish cemetery, «JOURNAL OF CULTURAL HERITAGE», 2021, 49, pp. 229 - 238 [articolo]Open Access

Sorrentino R.; Stephens N.B.; Marchi D.; DeMars L.J.D.; Figus C.; Bortolini E.; Badino F.; Saers J.P.P.; Bettuzzi M.; Boschin F.; Capecchi G.; Feletti F.; Guarnieri T.; May H.; Morigi M.P.; Parr W.; Ricci S.; Ronchitelli A.; Stock J.T.; Carlson K.J.; Ryan T.M.; Belcastro M.G.; Benazzi S., Unique foot posture in Neanderthals reflects their body mass and high mechanical stress, «JOURNAL OF HUMAN EVOLUTION», 2021, 161, Article number: 103093, pp. 1 - 20 [articolo]Open Access

Sorrentino Rita, Stephens N.B., Marchi D., DeMars L. J. D., Figus C., Bortolini E., Badino F., Saers J. P. P., Bettuzzi M., Boschin F., Capecchi G., Feletti Francesco, Guarnieri Tiziana, May H., Morigi M.P., Parr W., Ricci S., Ronchitelli A., Stock J. T., Carlson K. J., Ryan T. M., Belcastro M. G., Benazzi S., Unraveling the morpho-functional traits of the Neanderthal talus, in: 11th Annual Meeting of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution Abstracts Online, 22-24 September 2021, «PALEOANTHROPOLOGY», 2021, pp. 252 - 253 (atti di: European Society for the study of Human Evolution - ESHE, 11th Annual Meeting, Online, September 22-24, 2021) [atti di convegno-abstract]Open Access

Belcastro, Maria Giovanna; Nicolosi, Teresa; Sorrentino, Rita; Mariotti, Valentina; Pietrobelli, Annalisa; Bettuzzi, Matteo; Morigi, Maria Pia; Benazzi, Stefano; Talamo, Sahra; Miari, Monica; Preti, Nevio; Castagna, Lucia; Pisani, Luca; Grandi, Luca; Baraldi, Pietro; Zannini, Paolo; Scarponi, Daniele; De Waele, Jo, Unveiling an odd fate after death: The isolated Eneolithic cranium discovered in the Marcel Loubens Cave (Bologna, Northern Italy), «PLOS ONE», 2021, 16, Article number: e0247306, pp. 1 - 30 [articolo]Open Access

Milella M.; Belcastro M.G.; Mariotti V.; Nikita E., Estimation of adult age-at-death from entheseal robusticity: A test using an identified Italian skeletal collection, «AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY», 2020, 173, pp. 190 - 199 [articolo]

Sorrentino, Rita; Belcastro, Maria Giovanna; Figus, Carla; Stephens, Nicholas B; Turley, Kevin; Harcourt-Smith, William; Ryan, Timothy M; Benazzi, Stefano, Exploring sexual dimorphism of the modern human talus through geometric morphometric methods, «PLOS ONE», 2020, 15, Article number: e0229255, pp. 1 - 17 [articolo]Open Access

Sorrentino R.; Carlson K.J.; Bortolini E.; Minghetti C.; Feletti F.; Fiorenza L.; Frost S.; Jashashvili T.; Parr W.; Shaw C.; Su A.; Turley K.; Wroe S.; Ryan T.M.; Belcastro M.G.; Benazzi S., Morphometric analysis of the hominin talus: Evolutionary and functional implications, «JOURNAL OF HUMAN EVOLUTION», 2020, 142, Article number: 102747, pp. 1 - 21 [articolo]Open Access

Mariotti, Valentina; Muntoni, Italo M.; Belcastro, Maria Giovanna, New insights into the funerary rituals of the Neolithic site of Passo di Corvo (Apulia, Italy): The study of the human remains, «JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE: REPORTS», 2020, 34, Article number: 102643, pp. 1 - 14 [articolo]

Serrangeli M., Sorrentino R., Belcastro M.G., Benazzi S., Feeney R.N.M.,, Sexual dimorphism in the human calcaneus using 3D geometric morphometric methods, in: AAPA 2020, 2020(atti di: American Association of Physical Anthropologists - 89th Annual Meeting, Los Angeles (CA, USA), April 15-18, 2020) [atti di convegno-poster]

Pietrobelli, Annalisa; Mariotti, Valentina; Fusari, Samantha; Gasparini, Anthony; Bettuzzi, Matteo; Morigi, Maria Pia; Belcastro, Maria Giovanna;, Syphilis in an Italian medieval jewish community: A bioarchaeological and cultural perspective, «INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PALEOPATHOLOGY», 2020, 30, pp. 85 - 97 [articolo]

Rita Sorrentino; Nicholas B. Stephens; Kristian J. Carlson; Carla Figus; Luca Fiorenza; Stephen Frost; William Harcourt‐Smith; William Parr; Jaap Saers; Kevin Turley; Stephen Wroe; Maria G. Belcastro; Timothy M. Ryan; Stefano Benazzi, The influence of mobility strategy on the modern human talus, «AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY», 2020, 171, pp. 456 - 469 [articolo]Open Access

VIRGINIA VANNI, FEDERICO FANTI, MARIA GIOVANNA BELCASTRO, The South American Mammal collection at the Museo Geologico Giovanni Capellini (Bologna, Italy), «COLLIGO», 2020, 3, pp. 1 - 10 [articolo]Open Access

Belcastro, Maria Giovanna; Mariotti, Valentina; Pietrobelli, Annalisa; Sorrentino, Rita; García-Tabernero, Antonio; Estalrrich, Almudena; Rosas, Antonio, The study of the lower limb entheses in the Neanderthal sample from El Sidrón (Asturias, Spain): How much musculoskeletal variability did Neanderthals accumulate?, «JOURNAL OF HUMAN EVOLUTION», 2020, 141, Article number: 102746, pp. 1 - 15 [articolo]

Bortolini E, Sorrentino R, Lugli F, Conti S, Piccirilli E, Arrighi S, Badino F, Buti L, Figus C, Marciani G, Oxilia G, Romandini M, Silvestrini S, Vazzana A, Gabanini G, Penzo A, Gottarelli A, Cipriani A, Belcastro MG, Benazzi S, Assessing biological and cultural admixture in the Etruscan-Celtic population of Monterenzio Vecchio and Monte Bibele (Bologna, Italy)., in: Associazione Antropologica Italiana, Anthropology: what are the next questions?, 2019, pp. 42 - 42 (atti di: XXIII Congresso dell'Associazione Antropologica Italiana, Padova, Settembre 4-6, 2019) [atti di convegno-abstract]Open Access