Daniele Porretta

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Intra-instar larval cannibalism in Anopheles gambiae (s.s.) and Anopheles stephensi (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Environmental Biology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 9:566. 2016
  2. doi request reprint How heterogeneous is the involvement of ABC transporters against insecticides?
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Environmental Biology, University La Sapienza of Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Acta Trop 157:131-5. 2016
  3. pmc ABC transporters are involved in defense against permethrin insecticide in the malaria vector Anopheles stephensi
    Sara Epis
    Department of Veterinary Science and Public Health, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 7:349. 2014
  4. doi request reprint The integration of multiple independent data reveals an unusual response to Pleistocene climatic changes in the hard tick Ixodes ricinus
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, Tuscia University, Viterbo, Italy
    Mol Ecol 22:1666-82. 2013
  5. pmc Glacial history of a modern invader: phylogeography and species distribution modelling of the Asian tiger mosquito Aedes albopictus
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, Tuscia University, Viterbo, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e44515. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Evolution of premating reproductive isolation among conspecific populations of the sea rock-pool beetle Ochthebius urbanelliae driven by reinforcing natural selection
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, University of Tuscia, Viterbo, Italy
    Evolution 66:1284-95. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Hybridization, natural selection, and evolution of reproductive isolation: a 25-years survey of an artificial sympatric area between two mosquito sibling species of the Aedes mariae complex
    Sandra Urbanelli
    Department of Environmental Biology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Evolution 68:3030-8. 2014
  8. pmc Exon-intron structure and sequence variation of the calreticulin gene among Rhipicephalus sanguineus group ticks
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Environmental Biology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 9:640. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Evidence of reinforcement of premating isolation between two species of the genus Ochthebius (Coleoptera: Hydraenidae)
    Sandra Urbanelli
    Department of Genetics and Molecular Biology, University La Sapienza of Rome, Italy
    Evolution 62:1520-7. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The Tangled Evolutionary Legacies of Range Expansion and Hybridization
    Daniele Canestrelli
    Department of Ecological and Biological Science, University of Tuscia, 01100 Viterbo, Italy Electronic address
    Trends Ecol Evol 31:677-88. 2016

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Publications11

  1. pmc Intra-instar larval cannibalism in Anopheles gambiae (s.s.) and Anopheles stephensi (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Environmental Biology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 9:566. 2016
    ..Cannibalism was assessed by computing the number of missing larvae after 24 and 48 h from the beginning of the experiments and further documented by records with a GoPro videocamera...
  2. doi request reprint How heterogeneous is the involvement of ABC transporters against insecticides?
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Environmental Biology, University La Sapienza of Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Acta Trop 157:131-5. 2016
    ..Our study on An. stephensi and accompanying literature review highlight the heterogeneity that exists in ABC transporter involvement in defense/resistance mechanisms in arthropods. ..
  3. pmc ABC transporters are involved in defense against permethrin insecticide in the malaria vector Anopheles stephensi
    Sara Epis
    Department of Veterinary Science and Public Health, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 7:349. 2014
    ..Here we investigated the presence and role of ABCs in transport of permethrin insecticide in a susceptible strain of this mosquito species...
  4. doi request reprint The integration of multiple independent data reveals an unusual response to Pleistocene climatic changes in the hard tick Ixodes ricinus
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, Tuscia University, Viterbo, Italy
    Mol Ecol 22:1666-82. 2013
    ..Together with other cases in Europe and elsewhere, it contributes to setting new hypotheses on how species with wide ecological plasticity coped with Pleistocene climatic changes...
  5. pmc Glacial history of a modern invader: phylogeography and species distribution modelling of the Asian tiger mosquito Aedes albopictus
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, Tuscia University, Viterbo, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e44515. 2012
    ..Here, we aimed to assess the role of Pleistocene climatic changes in shaping the current distribution of the species in its native range...
  6. doi request reprint Evolution of premating reproductive isolation among conspecific populations of the sea rock-pool beetle Ochthebius urbanelliae driven by reinforcing natural selection
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, University of Tuscia, Viterbo, Italy
    Evolution 66:1284-95. 2012
    ..683 to 0.792) between conspecific populations of O. urbanelliae. This case study supports an until recently underappreciated role of natural selection resulting from species interactions in initiating speciation...
  7. doi request reprint Hybridization, natural selection, and evolution of reproductive isolation: a 25-years survey of an artificial sympatric area between two mosquito sibling species of the Aedes mariae complex
    Sandra Urbanelli
    Department of Environmental Biology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Evolution 68:3030-8. 2014
    ..We have discussed the relative role of factors such as time of contact, gene flow, strength of natural selection, and biological mechanisms causing prezygotic isolation to explain the observed results. ..
  8. pmc Exon-intron structure and sequence variation of the calreticulin gene among Rhipicephalus sanguineus group ticks
    Daniele Porretta
    Department of Environmental Biology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 9:640. 2016
    ..In this study we investigated the exon-intron structure and variation of the crt gene in Rhipicephalus spp. ticks in order to assess the crt exon-intron structure and the potential utility of crt gene as a molecular marker...
  9. doi request reprint Evidence of reinforcement of premating isolation between two species of the genus Ochthebius (Coleoptera: Hydraenidae)
    Sandra Urbanelli
    Department of Genetics and Molecular Biology, University La Sapienza of Rome, Italy
    Evolution 62:1520-7. 2008
    ..Reinforcement is suggested as the most parsimonious hypothesis to explain the evolution of discriminative mate recognition systems occurring among O. quadricollis and Ochthebius sp. A under sympatric, but not allopatric, populations...
  10. doi request reprint The Tangled Evolutionary Legacies of Range Expansion and Hybridization
    Daniele Canestrelli
    Department of Ecological and Biological Science, University of Tuscia, 01100 Viterbo, Italy Electronic address
    Trends Ecol Evol 31:677-88. 2016
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