RESEARCH

Peer-reviewed journals

2019

  • Tiralongo, F., Doumpas, N. (2019). First record of Sillago suezensis Golani, Fricke & Tikochinski, 2014 from Greece. In: New Mediterranean biodiversity records, Mediterranean Marine Science.
  • Kalogirou, S., Giovos, I. (2019). First record of Pomadasys stridens (Forsskål, 1775) in Hellenic waters. In: New Mediterranean biodiversity records, Mediterranean Marine Science.

2018

  • Al-Mabruk, S.A.A., Stoilas, V.O., Kleitou, P., Giovos, I. (2018). The first record of Torquigener flavimaculosus (Tetraodontiformes: Tetraodontidae) from Libya. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 6(4): 449-450.
  • Bakiu, R., Cakalli, M., Giovos, I. (2018). The first record of bigeyed sixgill shark, Hexanchus nakamurai Teng, 1962 in Albanian waters. Journal of the Black Sea/ Mediterranean Environment 24(1): 74-79.
  • Çelik, M., Deidun, A., Uyan, U., Giovos, I. (2018). Filling the gap: a new record of diamondback puffer (Lagocephalus guentheri Miranda Riberio, 1915) from the west-eastern Mediterranean Sea, Turkey. Journal of the Black Sea/ Mediterranean Environment 4(2): 180-185.
  • Chatzispyrou, A., Aroni, M., Lefkaditou, E., Kapiris, K., Giovos, I., Anastasopoulou, A. (2018).Some biological information on a female kitefin shark, Dalatias licha (Bonnaterre, 1788) stranded in the Laconikos gulf of Greece (SE Ionian Sea). Turkish Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Science 19(12) (IN PRESS)
  • Giovos, I., Bernardi G., Romanidis-Kyriakidis, G., Marmara, D., Kleitou, P. (2018). First records of the fish Abudefduf sexfasciatus and Acanthurus sohal in the Mediterranean Sea. BioInvasions Records 7 (2): 205-210.
  • Giovos, I., Kletou, P., Paravas, P., Marmara, D., Romanidis-Kyriakidis, G., Poursanidis, D. (2018). Citizen scientists monitoring the establishment and expansion of Pterois miles (Bennett, 1828) in the Aegean Sea, Greece. Cahiers de Biologie Marine 59 : 359 – 365.
  • Giovos, I., Chatzispyrou, A., Doumpas N., Stoilas, V.S., Moutopoulos D.K. (2018). Using unconventional sources of information for identifying critical areas for the endangered guitarfish in Greece. Journal of the Black Sea/ Mediterranean Environment 24(1): 38-50.
  • Giovos, I., Moutopoulos, D.K., Charitou, A., Gonzalvo, J. (2018). Primary school student’s awareness about cetaceans in Greece. Applied Environmental Education & Communication.
  • Giovos, I., Keramidas, I., Deidun, A., Font, T., Kleitou, P., Lloret, J., Matić-Skoko, S., Said, A., Tiralongo, F., Moutopoulos, D.Κ. (2018). Identifying Recreational fisheries in the Mediterranean through Social Media. Fisheries Management and Ecology, 25(4): 287-295.
  • Kampouris, T.E., Tiralongo, F., Golemaj, A., Giovos, I., Doumpas, N., Batjakas, I. (2018). Penaeus aztecus Ives, 1891 (Decapoda, Dendrobranchiata, Penaeidae): On the range expansion in Sicilian waters and on the first record from Albanian coast. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 2018; 6(4): 468-471.
  • Kampouris, T.E., Giovos, I., Doumpas, N., Stergioti, A., Batjakas, I.(2018). Prawn cocktail in Crete. First record of Penaeus pulchricaudatus (Stebbing, 1914) and on the establishment of P. aztecus, (Ives, 1891) and P. hathor (Burkenroad, 1959) (Decapoda, Dendrobranchiata, Penaeidae) in Cretan waters, south Aegean Sea, Greece. Journal of the Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment (IN PRESS).
  • Kleitou, P., Giovos, I., Tiralongo, F., Doumpas, N., Giacomo, B. (2018). Westernmost record of the diamondback puffer, Lagocephalus guentheri (Tetraodontiformes: Tetraodontidae) in the Mediterranean Sea: First record from Greek waters. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 00: 1–4.
  • Kleitou, P., Kalogirou, S., Marmara, D., Giovos, I. (2018). Coryphaena hippurus: A potential predator of Lagocephalus sceleratus in the Mediterranean Sea. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, 6(3): 93-95.
  • Mačić, V., Albano, P. G., Almpanidou, V., Claudet, J., Corrales, X., Essl, F., … Katsanevakis, S. (2018). Biological Invasions in Conservation Planning: A Global Systematic Review. Frontiers in Marine Science, 5. doi:10.3389/fmars.2018.00178
  • Mitsou, E., Maximiadi, M. (2018) New records of Lagocephalus sceleratus (Gmelin, 1789), Cassiopeia andromeda (Forsskål, 1775) and Pterois miles (Bennett, 1828) in Greek MSFD areas. In: New Mediterranean biodiversity records (Yokes et al.). Mediterranean Marine Science 19/3: 673-689.
  • Tsiamis, K., Giovos, I. (2018). First record of the green alga Acetabularia caliculus from Greece. In: New Mediterranean biodiversity records (Yokes et al.). Mediterranean Marine Science 19/3: 673-689.

2017

  • Giovos, I., Bakiu, R. (2017). The first record of Oilfish, Ruvettus pretiosus (Cocco, 1833) in Albanian waters. in Collective A, New Mediterranean biodiversity records (July 2017) Gerovasileiou et al. 18(2), 355-384.
  • Giovos, I., Cakalli, M. (2017). The first record of the Bigeye Thresher Alopias superciliosus in Albanian waters. Mediterranean Marine Science, Collective A, 18(3): 534-556.
  • Kleitou, P., Anotniou, C., Giovos, I., Kletou, D. (2017). How accurately are we describing the longline bycatch? The case of the ‘rare’ shark Alopias superciliosus in eastern Mediterranean. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 2017; 5(3): 375-378.
  • Ragkousis, M., Marmara, D., Halit, F., Umut, U., Tuncer, S., Giovos, I. (2017). The northward expansion of Synaptula reciprocans (Forskal, 1775) in the Mediterranean Sea. Journal of the Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment, 23(3): 209-215.

Book Chapters

2018

  • Giovos, I., Batjakas, I., Doumpas, N., Kampouris, T.E., Poursanidis, D., Paravas, V. (2018). The current status of lionfish invasion in Greece and future steps towards control and mitigation. In: Hüseyinoğlu, M.F., Öztürk, B. (Eds.) 2018. Lionfish Invasion and Its Management in the Mediterranean Sea. Turkish Marine Research Foundation (TUDAV) Publication number: 49, Istanbul, Turkey, 121 pages.

Reports

2018

  • Mackelworth, P., Portman, M., Fa, D., Holcer, D., Vega Fernández, T., Augustowski, M., Enemark, J., Giovos, I., Marques, M., Chantal Ribeiro, M., Goldsborough, D., Rossi, V., Rumes, B., Kyriazi, Z. (2018). Review Document of International Instruments for Conservation within the MarCons region. Deliverable 5.1 of the COST Action CA15121 ‘Advancing marine conservation in the European and contiguous seas (MarCons)’. Pp. 40.
  • Touloupaki, E., Giovos, I. (2018). Report on the accidental capture of sea turtles and sharks in Greece. Eds. Kalaitzi, L., Marmara, D. Green Fund, Hellenic Ministry of Environment and Energy, Greece.

2017

  • Giovos, I., Stoilas, O. V., Paravas, V. (2017). International and National protection legislation for sharks in Greece. iSea Publications, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2017

2016

  • Marmara, D., (2016). Report on the findings of the beach cleaning events in Axios Delta National Park. Eds. Giovos I., Karlou-Riga, K.. iSea Publications, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2016
  • Keramidas, I. (2016). The legal framework of recreational fisheries in Greece. Eds. Giovos I., Karlou-Riga, K., Moutopoulos, D. iSea Publications, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2016

Conference communications

2018

  • Barash, A., Salingre, S., Grosmark, Y., Rothman, S., Stoilas, V.S., Maximiadi, M., Tuncer, S., Lapinski, M., Nuez, I., Bakiu, R., Kleitou, P., Giovos, I. (2018). The MECO project (Mediterranean Elasmobranch Citizen Observations): creating a large-scale database of elasmobranchs observations using social media. 22nd Annual European Elasmobranch Association Meeting, Peniche, Portugal.
  • Chatzispyrou, A., Anastasopoulou, A. (2018). A Devil not so evil: new data from a female Mobula mobular (Bonnaterre, 1788) caught in Greece. 22nd Annual European Elasmobranch Association Meeting, Peniche, Portugal.
  • Doumpas, N., Giovos, I., Kalogirou, S. (2018). The misconception of pufferfish consumption in Greece through social media sentiment analysis. ESENIAS & DIAS Conference 2018, 8th ESENIAS Workshop, Bucharest, 2018.
  • Giovos, I., Drougas, A., Komnenou, A., Gonzalvo, J. (2018). The alarming case of the dolphin-fisheries interaction in Thermaic Gulf, Greece. 32nd European Cetacean Society Annual Conference, Italy.
  • Keramidas, I., Doumpas, N., Kleitou, P., Tiralongo, F., Bernardi G., Romanidis-Kyriakidis, G., Marmara, D.,  Giovos, I. (2018). Is it Alien to you?? Share it!!: Citizen scientists monitoring Non-Indigenous species in Greece. 12th Panhellenic Symposium of Oceanography & Fisheries Ionian University, Corfu, 30 May – 3 June 2018
  • Keramidas, I., Azrieli, B., Kleitou, P., Maximiadi, M., Stoilas, V.S., Giovos, I. (2018). Guitarfishes in Cyprus: shedding light on the occurrence and the distribution of two endangered species in the Eastern Mediterranean. MARFRESH 2018, First International Marine & Freshwater Sciences Symposium, Antalya, Turkey.
  • Marmara, D., Charitou, A., Doumpas, N., Naasan Aga, R. (2018). Home Sweet Beach…Keep it Clean: Summary results of 2016- 2018. 9th Congress Hellenic Ecological Society, Heraklion, 4-7 October 2018.
  • Touloupaki, E., Doumpas, N., Bouziotis, D., Giovos, I. (2018). Fishers, Sea turtles and Sharks: Alliance for Survival. 6th Mediterranean Conference on Marine Turtle, Porec, Croatia.
    Touloupaki, E., Doumpas, N., Bouziotis, D., Giovos, I. (2018). Fishers, Sea turtles and Sharks: Alliance for Survival. 22nd Annual European Elasmobranch Association Meeting, Peniche, Portugal.
    Touloupaki, E., Doumpas, N., Bouziotis, D., Giovos, I. (2018). Fishers, Sea turtles and Sharks: Alliance for Survival. 23rd International Congress on Applied Ichthyology and Aquatic Environment, Volos, Greece.

2017

  • Barash, A., Shallingre, S., Kleitou, P., Stoilas, V.O., Giovos, I. (2017). A collaboration for mapping the Mediterranean’s elasmobranchs by public participation through social media. 21st European Elasmobranch Association Scientific Conference 12-14 October Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
  • Giovos, I., Doumpas, N., Ioannou, I., Sarafidou, G., Marmara, D., Paravas, V., (2017). Is Alien to you…Share it!!! A Citizen Science Project on alien species in Greece. ESENIAS Conference, Sofia, Bulgaria.
  • Marmara, D., Keramidas, I., Paravas, V., Giovos, I. (2017). The invasive Lionfish in Greece. Workshop on the Lionfish in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea: New problems, new solutions: Distribution, Eradication & Utilization, Antalya, Turkey.

2016

  • Marmara, D., Orfanidis, D., Giovos, I. (2016). Beach Cleaning. Preliminary results. 8th Congress of the Hellenic Ecological Society, 8th HELECOS, 20- 23 October 2016.