Prof. Sandro TRIPEPI
 
 

 

Full Professor of Zoology

SSD: BIO/05

DiBEST
Ponte Pietro Bucci
Cubo 4B – floor 2

PHONE: +39 0984/492971

EMAIL: sandro.tripepi@unical.it

 

   RESEARCH INTERESTS

 

Herpetology: study of the ecology and biogeography of Calabrian amphibians and reptiles, in particular endemic italian species. Monitoring of alien species: Trachemys scripta elegans and Chamaeleon chamaeleon in the province of Reggio Calabria.
Research on the parasitofauna of amphibians and reptiles; investigations into the consequences of pesticides and heavy metal accumulation in aquatic species.

Marine Zoology: parasitological and ecotoxicological research on fish; field studies on the behavior of white shark (Charcharodon charcharias) in South Africa, whale shark (Rhincodon typus) in Madagascar and on the distribution of elasmobranchs, bone fish and cetaceans in Calabrian seas.

 

   LABORATORIES

 

Zoomorphology and Herpetology- Cubo 4B, Piano 2
 “A. Saita” Electron Microscopy Laboratory- Cubo 4°, Piano 1

 

   PUBBLICATIONS

 

https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=6505830011 

 

   TEACHING COURSES

 

Zoology II - First degree course in Natural

General and Animal Ecology - First degree course in Biology