Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources

National Research Council of Italy

Massimo Terzi

Role: Researcher
Section: Researchers and Technologists
Division: Bari
Tel: (39) 0805583400-212
E-mail: massimo.terzi@ibbr.cnr.it

Position : Research Scientist

2001- : Permanent position as Researcher at CNR - IBBR (ex-Germplasm Institute)

  1. PhD “Plant Biology and Ecology in Mediterranean Environment”, University of Catania, IT
  2. Postgraduate Specialized Training in “Energy and environmental management in industry”, CSEI / Polytechnic-University of Bari, IT
  3. Master’s degree in Natural Science, cum laude, University of Bari, IT
  4. Scientific high school degree, Inst. Di Cagno Abbrescia, Bari, IT

Main Research Interests

  • Diversity of Mediterranean flora and vegetation;
  • Phytosociology and classification of habitat and vegetation (syntaxonomy), with special reference to dwarf-scrub and grassland vegetation;
  • Phytosociological nomenclature;
  • Sustainable management of Mediterranean agro-pastoral systems;
  • Conservation and monitoring of habitat and species (Natura 2000 network).

List of selected papers

  1. Terzi, M., Di Pietro, R., & Theurillat, J. P. (2016). Nomenclature of the class Festuco-Brometea in Italy and remarks on the interpretation of articles 1 and 2b ICPN. Botany Letters, 163, 307-319.
  2. Terzi ,M., & D’Amico, F. S. (2016). Dry grasslands of Hippocrepido glaucae-Stipion austroitalicae in the Pollino Massif (Calabria, Italy). Acta Botanica Croatica, 75(1), 89-98.
  3. Terzi M., & Di Pietro R. (2016). Nomenclatural remarks on the chasmophytic vegetation of the Centaureo-Campanuletalia. Plant Biosystems, DOI: 10.1080/11263504.2016.1149121
  4. Di Pietro, R., Theurillat, J. P., Capelo, J., Fernández-González, F., Terzi, M., Carni, A., & Mucina, L. (2015). Nomenclature and syntaxonomic notes on some high-rank syntaxa of the European grassland vegetation. Lazaroa, 36, 79-106.
  5. Fracchiolla, M., Terzi, M., Frabboni, L., Caramia, D., Lasorella, C., De Giorgio, D., Montemurro, P., & Cazzato, E. (2015). Influence of different soil management practices on ground-flora vegetation in an almond orchard. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems, 31, 300-308.
  6. Terzi, M. (2015). Numerical analysis of the order Scorzoneretalia villosae. Phytocoenologia, 45(1-2), 11-32. [“Editors’ award” 2015 of the Journal Phytocoenolgia]
  7. Tomaselli, V., Dimopoulos, P., Marangi, C., Kallimanis, A. S., Adamo, M., Tarantino, C., Panitsa, M., Terzi, M., ... & Nagendra, H. (2013). Translating land cover/land use classifications to habitat taxonomies for landscape monitoring: a Mediterranean assessment. Landscape Ecology, 28(5), 905-930.
  8. Ciani, E., Tedone, L., Terzi, M., De Cillis, F. M., Castellana, E., & Fracchiolla, M. (2012). Characterization of plant diversity of pastures and volatile organic compound analysis in ewe’s milk from a typical farm system in the Alta Murgia national Park (southern Italy): opportunities for a sustainable land use. Italian Journal of Agronomy, 7(2), 133-138.
  9. Terzi, M., & Di Pietro, R. (2012). Floristic characterization of the dry grasslands of the class Festuco-Brometea Br.-Bl. et Tx. ex Klika et Hadac 1944 in the Adriatic Region. In: Calabrese, G., Pacucci, C., Occhialini, W. & Russo, G. (eds) IX National Biodiversity Conference, 6-7 settembre 2012, IAMB-CHIEAM Bari, vol. 3, pp. 104-111
  10. Terzi, M. (2011). Nomenclatural revision for the order Scorzonero-Chrysopogonetalia. Folia Geobotanica, 46(4), 411-444.
  11. Terzi, M., Di Pietro, R., & D’amico, F. S. (2010). Application of Indicator Species Analysis to communities with Stipa austroitalica Martinovsky and relevant syntaxonomic problems. Plant Sociology 47(1):3-28.
  12. Terzi, M., & D’Amico, F. S. (2008). Chasmophytic vegetation of the class Asplenietea trichomanis in south-eastern Italy. Acta Botanica Croatica, 67(2), 147-174.

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