Andrea Buffagni, Ricercatore

email buffagni AT
Address Via del Mulino, 19
20047 Brugherio (MB)
Telephone +39 039 21694208
Fax +39 039 2004692

Research Topics
Research activities / Ongoing Projects
Recent Publications
  • Pace G., P. Andreani, M. Barile, A. Buffagni, S. Erba, L. Mancini & C. Belfiore. 2011. Macroinvertebrate assemblages at mesohabitat scale in small sized volcanic siliceous streams of Central Italy (Mediterranean Ecoregion). Ecological Indicators, 11 (2011) 688-696. doi:10.1016/j.ecolind.2010.09.008
  • Jahnig S.C., Brabec K., Buffagni A., Erba S., Lorenz A.W., Ofenbock T., Verdonschot P.F.M., Hering D. 2010. A comparative analysis of restoration measures and their effects on hydromorphology and benthic invertebrates in 26 central and southern European rivers. Journal of Applied Ecology 47: 671-680. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2664.2010.01807.x.
  • Friberg N., Skriver J., Larsen S.E., Pedersen M.L. & A. Buffagni, 2010. Stream macroinvertebrate occurrence along gradients in organic pollution and eutrophication. Freshwater Biology, 55: 1405-1419. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2427.2008.02164.x
  • Buffagni A., Erba S. & D.G. Armanini, 2010. The lentic-lotic character of Mediterranean rivers and its importance to aquatic invertebrate communities. Aquatic Sciences 72: 45-60. DOI 10.1007/s00027-009-0112-4
  • Marziali L, Armanini DG, Cazzola M, Erba S, Toppi E, Buffagni A & Rossaro B., 2009. Responses of Chironomid larvae (Insecta, Diptera) to ecological quality in Mediterranean river mesohabitats (South Italy). River. Res. Applic. 24: 1-16.
  • Buffagni A., M. Cazzola, M. J. López-Rodríguez, J. Alba-Tercedor & D. G. Armanini 2009. Distribution and Ecological Preferences of European Freshwater Organisms. Volume 3. Ephemeroptera. Schmidt-Kloiber A. & D. Hering Editors, Pensoft Publisher, Sofia-Moskow, 254pp.
  • Erba S., M.T. Furse, R. Balestrini, A. Christodoulides, T. Ofenböck, W. van de Bund, J.-G. Wasson & A. Buffagni, 2009. The validation of common European class boundaries for river benthic macroinvertebrates to facilitate the intercalibration process of the Water Framework Directive. Hydrobiologia (2009) 633: 17-31. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-009-9873-y
  • Buffagni A., Casalegno C. & Erba S., 2009. Hydromorphology and land use at different spatial scales: expectations in a changing climate scenario for medium-sized rivers of the Western Italian Alps. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 174/1: 7-25. DOI: 10.1127/1863-9135/2009/0174-0007
  • Buffagni A., Armanini D.G. & Erba S., 2009. Does the lentic-lotic character of rivers affect invertebrate metrics used in the assessment of ecological quality? Journal of Limnology, 68 (1): 92-105.