Publicaciones del Laboratorio de Ecología, Fisiología y Evolución de Organismos Acuáticos


Barrantes ME, Lattuca ME, Vanella FA y DA Fernández (2017). Thermal ecology of Galaxias platei (Pisces, Galaxiidae) in South Patagonia: perspectives under a climate change scenario. Hydrobiologia: 1-13. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-017-3275-3.

Blasina G, Lopez-Cazorla A, Deli-Antoni M, Bruno DO, Delpiani SM, Díaz de Astarloa JM (2017). Ontogenetic changes in the feeding ecology of Lepidonotothen nudifrons (Pisces, Nototheniidae) off the South Shetland Island and the Antarctic Peninsula. Polar Research 36:1-8.

Bohórquez MOT, Mechaly AS, Elisio M, Chalde T, Canosa LF, Miranda LA, Somoza, GM (2017). Kisspeptins and their receptors in the brain-pituitary-gonadal axis of Odonthestes bonariensis: Their relationship with gametogenesis along the reproductive cycle. General and Comparative Endocrinology.

Boy CC, Pérez, AF, Tagliaferro M, Lattuca ME, Gutiérrez M, Vanella FA. (2017) Exploring bioenergetics of diadromous Galaxias maculatus in the southernmost extreme of its distribution: summer is not always the better season. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 488:102-110. doi: 10.1016/j.jembe.2016.11.008.

Bruno DO, Riccialdelli L, Botto S, Acha EM (2017, en prensa). Organic matter sources for fish larvae and juveniles in a marine-estuarine interface (Mar Chiquita lagoon, Argentina). Environmental Biology of fishes EBFI-D-17-00170.

Bruno DO, Victorio FV, Acha EM, Fernández DA (2017). Giant kelp forests as nursery ground for early stages of fishes inhabiting Sub-Antarctic coastal waters (Beagle Channel, Argentina). Polar Biology DOI 10.1007/s00300-017-2196-y.

Chalde T & Miranda LA (2017). Pituitary-thyroid axis development during the larval-juvenile transition in the pejerrey Odontesthes bonariensis. Journal of Fish Biology.

Cossi PF, Boy CC, Pérez AF. Pattern of energy allocation during the gametogenesis (among gonadal stages) of the sea star Cosmasterias lurida (Philippi, 1858) (Forcipulatida: Stichasteridae) from the Beagle Channel, Ushuaia, Argentina. Aceptado. Revista de Biología Tropical.

Paso Viola MM, Riccialdelli L, Negri MF, Panebianco MV, Panarello H, Cappozzo HL (2017). Feeding preferences of franciscana dolphin Pontoporia blainvillei through stable isotopes analysis. Mammalian Biology 85:47-54.

Paso Viola N, Riccialdelli L, Jaureguizar A, Panarello H, Cappozzo HL (2016, en prensa). Variation in the isotopic composition of striped weakfish Cynoscion guatucupa of the southwest Atlantic Ocean in response to dietary shifts. Brazilian Journal of Biology, DOI: 10.1590/1519-6984.01416

Pérez AF, Fraysse C, Boy CC, Epherra L, Calcagno J. Reproductive biology and energetics of the brooding sea star Anasterias antarctica (Equinodermata: Asteroidea) in the Beagle Channel, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. Aceptado. Revista de Biología Tropical.

Riccialdelli L, Paso Viola MN, Panarello H, Goodall RNP (2017, en prensa). Evaluating the isotopic niche of beaked whales from the southwestern South Atlantic and Southern Oceans. Marine Ecology Progress Series DOI: 10.3354/meps12296.

Riccialdelli L, Newsome SD, Fogel ML, Fernández DA (2017). Trophic interactions and food web structure of a subantarctic marine food web in the Beagle Channel: Bahia Lapataia, Argentina. Polar Biology 40:807-821.

Vanella FA, Duarte CA, Lattuca ME, Boy CC. (2017) Effects of changes in salinity on oxygen and food consumption of the young róbalo Eleginops maclovinus. Possible implications in use of its estuarine habitat. Polar Biology 40(3):639-647. doi: 10.1007/s00300-016-1986-y.


CEBALLOS SG, LESSA EP, LICANDEO R & FERNÁNDEZ DA. 2016. Genetic relationships between Atlantic and Pacific populations of the notothenioid fish Eleginops maclovinus: the footprints of Quaternary glaciations in Patagonia. Heredity 116, 372-377.

DURANDO M, CANESINI G, COCITO L, GALOPPO GH, ZAYAS MA, LUQUE EH &, MUÑOZ-DE-TORO M. 2016. Histomorphological changes in testes of broad-snouted caimans (Caiman latirostris) associated with in ovo exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals. Journal of Experimental Zoology 325, 84–96.

FLORES V, SEMENAS L, RAUQUE C, VEGA R, FERNANDEZ V & LATTUCA ME. 2016. Macroparasites of silversides (Atherinopsidae, Odontesthes) in Argentina. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 00, 000-000.

HARO D, RICCIALDELLI L, ACEVEDO J, AGUAYO-LOBO A & MONTIEL A. 2016. Trophic ecology of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) in the Magellan Strait as indicated by carbon and nitrogen stable isotopes. Aquatic Mammals. DOI 10.1578/

SAN MARTÍN A, MACNIE SV, GOODALL RNP & BOY CC. 2016. A review of pathology in skeletons of Peale’s dolphin, Lagenorhynchus australis, from southern South America. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 00, 000-000.

ZANGRANDO AF, RICCIALDELLI L, KOCHI S & TESSONE A. 2016. Stable isotope evidence supports pelagic fishing by hunter-gatherers in southern South America during the Late Holocene. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. JASREP-D-15-00420.


AVIGLIANO E, VILLATARCO P & VOLPEDO AV. 2015. Otolith Sr:Ca ratio and morphometry as indicators of habitat of a euryhaline species: The case of the silverside Odontesthes bonariensis. Ciencias Marinas 41, 189-202.

BRUNO DO & ACHA EM. 2015. Winds vs. tides: factors ruling the recruitment of larval and juvenile fishes into a microtidal and shallow choked lagoon (Argentina). Environmental Biology Of Fishes 98, 1449–1458.

BRUNO DO, COUSSEAU MB, DÍAZ DE ASTARLOA JM & ACHA EM. 2015. Recruitment of juvenile fishes into a small temperate choked lagoon (Argentina) and the influence of environmental factors during the process. Scientia Marina 79, 43–55.

COLAUTTI DC, BAIGÚN CRM, LLOMPART FM, MAIZTEGUI T, GARCÍA DE SOUZA J, SOLIMANO P, BALBONI L & BERASAIN G. 2015. Fish assemblage of a Pampean shallow lake, a story of instability. Hydrobiologia 752, 175-186.

COSSI PF, BOY CC, GIMÉNEZ J & PÉREZ AF. 2015. Reproductive biology and energy allocation of the seastar Cosmasterias lurida (Echinodermata: Asteroidea) from the Beagle Channel, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina. Polar Biology 38, 1321-1333.

ELISIO M, CHALDE T & MIRANDA LA. 2015. Seasonal changes and endocrine regulation of pejerrey (Odontesthes bonariensis) spermatogenesis in the wild. General and Comparative Endocrinology 221, 236-243.

HARRIS S, QUINTANA F, CIANCIO J, RICCIALDELLI L & RAYA REY A. 2015. Linking foraging behavior and diet in a diving seabird. Marine Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/maec.12327.

HÜNE M, GONZÁLEZ-WEVAR C, POULIN E, MANSILLA A, FERNÁNDEZ DA & BARRERA-ORO E. 2015. Low level of genetic divergence between Harpagifer fish species (Perciformes: Notothenioidei) suggests a Quaternary colonization of Patagonia from the Antarctic Peninsula. Polar Biology 38, 607-617.

LATTUCA ME, LOZANO IE, BROWN D & LUIZON CA. 2015. Natural growth, otolith shape and diet analyses of Odontesthes nigricans Richardson (Atherinopsidae) from southern Patagonia. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 166, 105-114.

MATSCHINER M, COLOMBO M, DAMERAU M, CEBALLOS S, HANEL R & SALZBURGER W (N.D.). 2015. The adaptive radiation of notothenioid fishes in the waters of Antarctica. En R. Riesch, M. Plath, & M. Tobler (Eds.), Extremophile Fishes – Ecology and Evolution of Teleosts in Extreme Environments. Springer.

PÉREZ AF, BOY CC, CALCAGNO J, & MALANGA G. 2015. Reproduction and oxidative metabolism in the brooding sea star Anasterias antarctica (Lütken, 1957). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 463, 150-157.

PÉREZ AF, LATTUCA ME & MALANGA G. 2015. Effect of dietary carotenoids on lipoperoxidation in mature sea urchins Loxechinus albus (Echinodermata: Echinoidea). Indian Journal of Geo-Marine Sciences 00, 000-000.

RICCIALDELLI L & GOODALL RNP. 2015. Intra-specific trophic variation in false killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) from the southwestern South Atlantic Ocean through stable isotope analysis. Mammalian Biology 80, 298-302.

ZANGRANDO F, PONCE JF & VANELLA, FA. 2015. Paleogeographic changes drove prehistoric fishing practices in the Cambaceres bay (Tierra del Fuego, Argentina) during the middle and late Holocene. Environmental Archaeology 00, 000-000.


AIGO J, LATTUCA ME & CUSSAC V. 2014. Susceptibility of native perca (Percichthys trucha) and exotic rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) to high temperature in Patagonia: different physiological traits and distinctive responses. Hydrobiologia doi 10.1007/s10750-014-1888-3.

BARRANTES ME & CASTELO MK. 2014. Host specificity in the host-seeking larva of the dipteran parasitoid Mallophora ruficauda and the influence of age on parasitism decisions. Bulletin of Entomological Research 104, 295-306.

BRUNO DO, DELPIANI SM, COUSSEAU MB, DÍAZ DE ASTARLOA JM, BLASINA GE, MABRAGAÑA E & ACHA EM. 2014. Ocean-estuarine connection for ichthyoplankton through the inlet channel of a temperate choked coastal lagoon (Argentina). Marine And Freshwater Research 65, 1116–1130.

CERÓN G &, BOY CC. 2014. Prey selection and energy value of main food items of the Torrent Duck (Merganetta armata) in NW of Patagonia Argentina. Waterbirds 37, 153-161.

CHALDE T, ELISIO M & MIRANDA LA. 2014. Quality of pejerrey (Odontesthes bonariensis) eggs and larvae in captivity throughout spawning season. Neotropical Ichthyology 12, 629-634.

CHALDE T, GÁRRIZ A, SANCHES E & MIRANDA LA. 2014. Influence of pejerrey Odontesthes bonariensis (Valenciennes, 1835) broodstock age on gamete quality, reproductive performance and plasma sex steroid levels during the spawning season. Aquaculture Research 47(3). DOI: 10.1111/are.12555.

ELISIO M, CHALDE T & MIRANDA LA. 2014. Seasonal changes and endocrine regulation of pejerrey (Odontesthes bonariensis) oogenesis in the wild. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A-Molecular and Integrative Physiology 175, 102-109.

LLOMPART F, DELPIANI M, LATTUCA ME, DELPIANI G, CRUZ-JIMÉNEZ M, ORLANDO P, CEBALLOS S, DÍAZ DE ASTARLOA JM, VANELLA F & FERNÁNDEZ D. 2014. Spatial patterns of summer demersal fish assemblages around the Antarctic Peninsula and South Shetland Islands. Antarctic Science X: 1-9. doi: 10.1017/S0954102014000352


BOY CC, VANELLA FA, LATTUCA ME, CEBALLOS S, AURELIANO DR, RIMBAU S, GUTIÉRREZ M & FERNÁNDEZ DA. 2013. Effect of starvation on growth rate, muscle growth and energy density of puyen, Galaxias maculatus. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 29, 1001-1007.

BRUNO DO, BARBINI SA, DÍAZ DE ASTARLOA JM & MARTOS P. 2013. Fish abundance and distribution patterns related to environmental factors in a choked temperate coastal lagoon (Argentina). Brazilian Journal Of Oceanography 61, 43-53.

DURANDO M, COCITO L, RODRÍGUEZ HA, VARAYOUD J, RAMOS JG, LUQUE EH & MUÑOZ-DE-TORO M.2013. Neonatal expression of amh, sox9 and sf-1 mRNA in Caiman latirostris and effects of in ovo exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals. General and Comparative Endocrinology 191, 31–38.

GONZÁLEZ CASTRO M, DELPIANI SM, BRUNO DO & DÍAZ DE ASTARLOA JM. 2013. First occurrence of the Patagonian blennie, Eleginops maclovinus (Cuvier, 1830) and the silverside Odontesthes smitti (Lahille, 1929), in a temperate south-western Atlantic coastal lagoon. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 29, 940-942.

LATTUCA ME, PÉREZ AF, GIARRATANO E & MALANGA GF. 2013. Baseline levels of biomarkers of oxidative damage in Odontesthes nigricans (Pisces, Atherinopsidae) from two coastal areas of the Beagle Channel, Argentina. Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 86, 453-464.

LLOMPART FM, COLAUTTI DC, MAIZTEGUI T, CRUZ-JIMENEZ AM & BAIGÚN CRM. 2013. Biological traits and growth patterns of pejerrey Odontesthes argentinensis. Journal of fish biology 82, 458–474.

LLOMPART FM, COLAUTTI DC, CRUZ-JIMÉNEZ AM & BAIGÚN CRM. 2013. Seasonal pattern of the coastal fish assemblage in Anegada Bay, Argentina. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 93, 2273–2285.

MIRANDA LA, CHALDE T, ELISIO M & STRÜSSMANN CA. 2013. Effects of global warming on fish reproductive endocrine axis, with special emphasis in pejerrey Odontesthes bonariensis. General and Comparative Endocrinology 192, 45-54.

PÉREZ AF, BOY CC, CURELOVICH J, PÉREZ BARROS P, & CALCAGNO JA. 2013. Relationship between energy allocation and gametogenesis in Aulacomya atra (Bivalvia: Mytilidae) in a sub-Antarctic environment. Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía 48, 459-469.

RICCIALDELLI L, NEWSOME SD, DELLABIANCA NA, BASTIDA R, FOGEL ML & GOODALL RNP. 2013. Ontogenetic diet shift in Commerson’s dolphin (Cephalorhynchus commersonii commersonii) off Tierra del Fuego. Polar Biology 36, 617-627.


CEBALLOS SG, LESSA EP, VICTORIO MF & FERNÁNDEZ DA. 2012. Phylogeography of the marine patagonian notothenioid fish Eleginops maclovinus. Evidence of population expansion. Marine Biology 159, 499-505.

DELPIANI SM, BRUNO DO, DÍAZ DE ASTARLOA JM & ACUÑA F. 2012. Development of early stages of the blenny Hypleurochilus fissicornis (Blenniidae). Cybium 36, 357-359.

ELISIO M, CHALDE T & MIRANDA LA. 2012. Effects of short periods of warm water fluctuation on reproductive endocrine axis of the pejerrey (Odontesthes bonariensis) spawning. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A-Molecular and Integrative Physiology 163, 47-55.

FERNÁNDEZ DA, CEBALLOS S, MALANGA G, BOY CC & VANELLA FA. 2012. Buoyancy of sub-Antarctic notothenioids including the sister lineage of all other notothenioids (Bovichtidae). Polar Biology 35, 99-106.

HÜNE M, MANSILLA A, FERNÁNDEZ DA, BARRERA-ORO E. & POULIN E. 2012. Harpagifer, el colonizador de la Patagonia que llegó desde los hielos. Boletín Antártico Chileno 32, 12-13.

NEAR TJ, DORNBURG A, KUHN KL, JOSEPH T. EASTMAN JT, PENNINGTON JN, PATARNELLO T, ZANE L, FERNÁNDEZ DA & JONES CD. 2012. Climate change, antifreeze, and the evolutionary diversification of Antarctic fishes. PNAS 109, 3434-3439.

RICCIALDELLI L, NEWSOME SD, GOODALL RNP, FOGEL M & BASTIDA R. 2012. Insight into niche separation of Risso’s dolphin (Grampus griseus) in the southwestern South Atlantic via 13C and 15N values. Marine Mammal Science 28, e503-e515.

RIVA ROSSI C, PASCUAL M, AEDO MARCHANT E, MEZGA B, BASSO N, CIANCIO J, FERNÁNDEZ DA & ERNST ELIZALDE B. 2012. The invasion of Patagonia by Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha): inferences from mitochondrial DNA patterns. Genetica 140, 439-453.

VANELLA FA, BOY CC & FERNÁNDEZ DA. 2012. Temperature effects on growing, feeding and swimming energetics in the Patagonian blennie Eleginops maclovinus (Pisces: Perciform). Polar Biology 35, 1861-1868.


BOY CC, DELLABIANCA N, GOODALL RNP & SCHIAVINI ACM. 2011. Age and growth in Peale’s dolphin, Lagenorhynchus australis in subantarctic waters off Southern South America. Mammalian Biology 76(5), 634-639.

BRUNO DO, ADDINO M & DÍAZ DE ASTARLOA JM. 2011. Southernmost occurrence of Syngnathus folletti on a temperate coastal lagoon of Argentina. Marine Biodiversity Records 4, 1-3.

CEBALLOS SG, VICTORIO MF, LYRA ML & FERNÁNDEZ DA. 2011. Isolation and characterization of ten microsatellite loci from the Patagonian notothenioid fish Eleginops maclovinus. Conservation Genetic Resources 3, 689–691.

CHALDE T, FERNANDEZ DA, CUSSAC VE & SOMOZA GM. 2011. The effect of rearing temperature in larval development of pejerrey. Neotropical Ichthyology 9, 747-756.

GOODALL RNP, MARCHESI MC, PIMPER LE, DELLABIANCA N, BENEGAS LG, TORRES MA & RICCIALDELLI L. 2011. Southernmost records of bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus. Polar Biology 34, 1085-1090.

LLOMPART FM, COLAUTTI DC, & BAIGUN CRM. 2011. Assessment of a major shore-based marine recreational fishery in Southwest Atlantic, Argentina. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 46, 57-70.

RICCIALDELLI L, TORRES MA, GOODALL RNP, DELLABIANCA NA, PIMPER LE, REYES L, FERNÁNDEZ-AJÓ A & BASTIDA R. 2011. Records of Risso’s dolphin, Grampus griseus, in coastal waters of Argentina. Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía 46, 463-469.