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Lista de publicaciones del grupo de investigacion desde su inicio en 1988.

Publications since 1988.

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LASPOUMADERES, C., B. MODENUTTI, M.S. SOUZA, E. BALSEIRO. 2017. Glacier melting and response of Daphnia oxidative stress. Journal of Plankton Research. DOI: 10.1093/plankt/fbx028.

BASTIDAS NAVARRO M., N. MARTYNIUK, E. BALSEIRO, B. MODENUTTI. 2017. Effect of glacial lake outburst floods on the light climate in an Andean Patagonian lake: implications for planktonic phototrophs. Hydrobiologia DOI 10.1007/s10750-016-3080-4.

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MARTYNIUK, N.; MODENUTTI, B.; BALSEIRO, E. 2016. Forest structure affects the stoichiometry of periphyton primary producers in mountain streams of northern patagonia Ecosystems 19:1225-1239. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-016-9996-8

WOLINSKI, L., MODENUTTI, B., SOUZA, M.S. and BALSEIRO, E. 2016. Interactive effects of temperature, ultraviolet radiation and food quality on zooplankton alkaline phosphatase activity. Environmental Pollution 213:135-142 doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2016.02.016

DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V., BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M. and ALBARIÑO, R. (2016) Seasonal patterns of organic matter stoichiometry along a mountain catchment. Hydrobiologia, 771:227-238  10.1007/s10750-015-2636-z.

MODENUTTI, B. E., E.G. BALSEIRO, M. A. BASTIDAS NAVARRO, Z.M. LEE, M.S. SOUZA, J. R. CORMAN, and J.J. ELSER. 2016. Effects of volcanic pumice inputs on microbial community composition and dissolved C:P ratios in lake waters: an experimental approach. Microbial Ecology 71 (1) 18-28

CUASSOLO, F., BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M., BALSEIRO, E. and MODENUTTI, B. 2016. Effect of light on particulate and dissolved organic matter production of native and exotic macrophyte species in Patagonia. Hydrobiologia 766 (1) 29-42.


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TROCHINE, C., DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V., BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M., BALSEIRO, E. and MODENUTTI, B. 2015. The abundance of mixotrophic algae drives the carbon isotope composition of the copepod Boeckella gracilipes in shallow Patagonian lakes. Journal of Plankton Research 37 (2): 452-461 (PDF)

ELSER, J., BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M., CORMAN, J., EMICK, H., KELLOM, M., LASPOUMADERES, C., LEE, Z., PORET-PETERSON, A., BALSEIRO, E. AND MODENUTTI, B. 2015. Community structure and biogeochemical impacts of microbial life on floating pumice. App. Environ. Microbiol. 81: 1542-1549. (PDF)

LASPOUMADERES, C., MODENUTTI, B., ELSER, J.J. and BALSEIRO, E. 2015. Does the stoichiometric carbon:phosphorus knife edge apply for predaceous copepods? Oecologia 178(2):557-569. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-014-3155-8. (PDF)

REISSIG, M., QUEMALIÑOS, C., MODENUTTI, B. and BALSEIRO, E. 2015. Prey C:P ratio and phosphorus recycling by a planktivorous fish: Advantages in fish selection towards pelagic cladocerans. Ecology of Freshwater Fish. 24(2): 214–224. (PDF)


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MARTYNIUK, N., MODENUTTI, B. and BALSEIRO, E. 2014. Increased glacial melting resulting from global change: a transient protection for attached algae against high irradiance? Freshwater Biology 59: 2290–2302 (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B. 2014. Mixotrophy in Argentina freshwaters. In: G. Tell, I. Izaguirre and I. O'Farrell (Eds) Freshwater phytoplankton of Argentina. Advances in Limnology 65:359-374

IZAGUIRRE, I., UNREIN, F., MODENUTTI, B. and ALLENDE, L. 2014. Photosynthetic picoplankton in Argentina lakes. In: G. Tell, I. Izaguirre and I. O'Farrell (Eds) Freshwater phytoplankton of Argentina. Advances in Limnology 65: 343-357.

BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M., BALSEIRO, E. and MODENUTTI, B. 2014. Bacterial community structure in Patagonian Andean lakes above and below timberline: From community composition to community function. Microbial Ecology. 68:528–541 (PDF)

ANNA M. ROMANÍ, CARLES M. BORREGO, VERÓNICA DÍAZ-VILLANUEVA, ANNA FREIXA, FREDERIC GICH AND IRENE YLLA. Shifts in microbial community structure and function in light- and dark-grown biofilms driven by warming. Environ. Microbiol. (in press).

BALSEIRO,E.; SOUZA, M.S.; SERRA OLABUENAGA, I.; WOLINSKI, L.; BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M.; LASPOUMADERES, C. and MODENUTTI, B. 2014. Effect of the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcanic complex eruption on crustacean zooplankton of Andean lakes Ecología Austral 24:75-82. (PDF)

BULLEJOS, F., CARRILLO, P., GOROKHOVA, E., MEDINA-SANCHEZ, J., BALSEIRO, E. y VILLAR-ARGAIZ, M. 2014. Shifts in food quality for herbivorous consumer growth: multiple golden means in the life history. Ecology 95, 1272-1284. (PDF)

TROCHINE, C., GUERRIERI, M. E., LIBORIUSSEN, L., LAURIDSEN, T. L. and JEPPESEN, E.  2014. Effects of nutrient loading, temperature regime and grazing pressure on nutrient limitation of periphyton in experimental ponds. Freshwater Biology 59:905-917



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WOLINSKI, L., LASPOUMADERES, C., BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M., MODENUTTI, B. AND BALSEIRO E. 2013. The susceptibility of cladocerans in North Andean-Patagonian lakes to volcanic ashes. Freshwater Biology 58:1878-1888  (PDF)

CALLIERI, C.; COCI, M.; CORNO, G.; MACEK, M.; MODENUTTI, B.; BALSEIRO, E.; BERTONI, R. 2013 Phylogenetic diversity of non-marine picocyanobacteria. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 85:293-301  (PDF)

SOUZA, M. S.; HALLGREN, P.; BALSEIRO, E. AND HANSSON, L-A. 2013. Low concentrations, potential ecological consequences: Synthetic estrogens alter life-history and demographic structures of aquatic invertebrates. Environmental Pollution 178:237-243  (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B.E., BALSEIRO, E.G., ELSER, J.J., BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M., CUASSOLO, F., LASPOUMADERES, C., SOUZA, M.S. AND DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V. 2013. Effect of volcanic eruption on nutrients, light, and phytoplankton in oligotrophic lakes. Limnology and Oceanography 58:1165-1175  (PDF)

LASPOUMADERES, C., B. MODENUTTI, M. S. SOUZA, M. BASTIDAS NAVARRO, F. CUASSOLO and E. BALSEIRO. 2013. Glacier melting and stoichiometric implications for lake community structure: zooplankton species distributions across a natural light gradient. Global Change Biology, 19:316–326. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12040  (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B, E. BALSEIRO, M. BASTIDAS NAVARRO, C. LASPOUMADERES, M.S. SOUZA y F. CUASSOLO. 2013. Environmental changes affecting light climate in oligotrophic mountain lakes: the Deep Chlorophyll Maxima as a sensitive variable Aquatic Sciences, 75:361-371 (PDF)

ÖZEN, A., M. SŎRF, C. TROCHINE, L. LIBORIUSSEN, M. BEKLIOGLU, M. SØNDERGAARD, T. L. LAURIDSEN, L. S. JOHANSSON and E. JEPPESEN. 2013. Long-term effects of warming and nutrients on microbes and other plankton in mesocosms. Freshwater Biology, 58, 483-493.



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JEPPESEN, E., M. SØNDERGAARD, T.L. LAURIDSEN, T. A. DAVIDSON, Z. LIU, N. MAZZEO, C. TROCHINE, K. ÖZKAN, H. S. JENSEN, D. TROLLE, F. STARLING, X. LAZZARO, L. S. JOHANSSON, R. BJERRING, L. LIBORIUSSEN, S. E. LARSEN, F. LANDKILDEHUS, S. EGEMOSE and M. MEERHOFF. 2012. Biomanipulation as a Restoration Tool to Combat Eutrophication: Recent Advances and Future Challenges. Advances in Ecological Research 47: 411-488.

RISKIN, S. H., G. SMALL, R. MIKKELSEN, G. METSON, A. BATEMAN, J. COOPER, O. S. HANSERUD, P. HAYGARTH, C. LASPOUMADARES, M. MCCRACKIN, AND S. REMINGTON. 2013. Phosphorus in urban and agricultural landscapes. In K. A. WYANT, J.R. CORMAN and J. J. ELSER. Phosphorus, Food and Our Future. Oxford University Press, New York City, New York, USA. In press

SERRA, M. N.,ALBARIÑO, R.,DIAZ VILLANUEVA, V. 2012. Invasive Salix fragilis alters benthic invertebrate communities and litter decomposition in northern Patagonian streams. Hydrobiologia

DIAZ VILLANUEVA, V., ALBARIÑO, R., CANHOTO, C. 2012.Positive effect of shredders on microbial biomass and decomposition in microcosms. Freshwater Biology 57, 2504-2513.

BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M & MODENUTTI, B. 2012. Precipitation patterns, dissolved organic matter and changes in the plankton assemblage in Lake Escondido (Patagonia, Argentina). Hydrobiologia 691:189–202  (PDF)

HYLANDER, S., SOUZA, M.S., BALSEIRO, E.,MODENUTTI, B., HANSSON, L. A. 2012. Fish mediated trait compensation in zooplankton. Functional Ecology 26, 608-615. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2012.01976.x (PDF)

SOUZA, M. S.; HANSSON, L-A.; HYLANDER, S.; MODENUTTI, B. and BALSEIRO, E. 2012. Rapid enzymatic response to compensate UV radiation in Copepods. PLoS One 7(2): e32046. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0032046 (PDF)

CUASSOLO, F.,BALSEIRO, E., MODENUTTI, B. 2012. Alien vs. native plants in a Patagonian wetlands: elemental ratios and ecosystem stoichiometric impacts. Biological Invasions 14, 179-189. DOI:10.1007/s10530-011-9995-9 (PDF)


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DIAZ VILLANUEVA, V., ALBARIÑO, R. and CANHOTO, C. 2011. Detritivores feeding on poor quality food are more sensitive to increased temperatures. Hydrobiologia, 678, 155-165.

BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M., BALSEIRO, E. and MODENUTTI, B. 2011.  UV radiation affects simultaneously phototrophy and phagotrophy in a nanoflagellate dominated phytoplankton from an Andean shallow lake. Photochemical and Photobiological Sciences. 10, 1318-1325. DOI: 10.1039/c1pp05010a (PDF)

TROCHINE, C., GUERRIERI, M., LIBORIUSSEN, L., MEERHOFF, M., LAURIDSEN T. L., SØNDERGAARD, M. & JEPPESEN, E. 2011. Filamentous green algae inhibit phytoplankton with enhanced effects when lakes get warmer. Freshwater Biology. 56(3), 541-553.

CUASSOLO, F.; BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M.; BALSEIRO, E. and MODENUTTI, B. 2011.  Leachates and elemental ratios of macrophytes and benthic algae of an Andean high altitude wetland. Journal of Limnology 70(2): 168-176  (PDF) DOI:10.3274/JL11-70-2-02. (PDF)

HYLANDER, S, JEPHSON, T, LEBRET, K, VON EINEM, J, FAGERBERG, T, BALSEIRO, E, MODENUTTI, B, SOUZA, MS, LASPOUMADERES, C, JÖNSSON, M, LJUNGBERG, P, NICOLLE, A, NILSSON, P.A., RANÅKER, L, HANSSON, L-A. 2011. Climate-induced input of turbid glacial meltwater affects vertical distribution and community composition of phyto- and zooplankton. Journal of Plankton Research. 33, 1239-1248. (PDF)

Díaz Villanueva, V., Font, J., Schwartz, T. & Romaní, A. M. 2011 Biofilm formation at warming temperature: acceleration of microbial colonization and microbial interactive effects. Biofouling: The Journal of Bioadhesion and Biofilm Research 27, 59 - 71.

HESP, P., MARTINEZ, M.L., MIOT DA SILVA, G., RODRÍGUEZ-REVELO, N., GUTIERREZ, E., HUMANES, A., LAÍNEZ, D., MONTAÑO, I., PALACIOS, V., QUESADA A., STORERO L., GONZÁLEZ TRILLA, G. & TROCHINE, C. (2011) Transgressive Dunefield Landforms and Vegetation Associations, Doña Juana, Veracruz, Mexico. Earth Surface Processes and landforms. 36(3), 285-295.

JÖNSSON, M., RANÅKER, L., NICOLLE, A., LJUNGBERG, P., FAGERBERG, T., HYLANDER, S., JEPHSON, T., LEBRET, K., VON EINEM, J., HANSSON, L.-A., NILSSON, P., BALSEIRO, E. AND MODENUTTI, B. 2011. Glacial clay affects foraging performance in a Patagonian fish and cladoceran. Hydrobiologia, 663: 101-108 (PDF)



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BRUCET, S., BOIX, D., QUINTANA, X.D., JENSEN, E. , NATHANSEN, L. , TROCHINE, C.,  MEERHOFF, M., GASCON, S. & JEPPESEN, E. (2010) Factors influencing zooplankton size structure at contrasting temperatures in shallow lakes: implications for effects of climate change. Limnology and Oceanography. 55(14), 1697-1711.

GONZALEZ SAGRARIO, M.A. and E. BALSEIRO. 2010. The role of macroinvertebrates and fish in regulating the provision of refugia for zooplankton by macrophytes in a warm temperate shallow lake. Freshwater Biology 55, 2153–2166 (PDF)

GONÇALVES, R. J., M. S. SOUZA, J. AIGO, B. MODENUTTI, E. BALSEIRO, V. E. VILLAFAÑE, V. CUSSAC and E. W. HELBLING. 2010. Responses of plankton and fish from temperate zones to UVR and temperature in a context of global change . Ecología Austral 20: 129-153. (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B., R. ALBARIÑO, M. BASTIDAS NAVARRO, V. DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, M.S. SOUZA, C. TROCHINE, C. LASPOUMADERES, F. CUASSOLO, G. MARILUÁN, L. BURIA and E. BALSEIRO. 2010. Structure and dynamic of food webs in Andean North Patagonian freshwater systems: organic matter, light and nutrient relationships. Ecología Austral 20:89-221  (PDF)

LASPOUMADERES, C., MODENUTTI, B. and BALSEIRO, E. 2010. Herbivory versus omnivory: Linking homeostasis and elemental imbalance in copepod development. Journal of Plankton Research 32: 1573-1582 (PDF)

BURIA, L., ALBARIÑO, R., DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V., MODENUTTI, B. and BALSEIRO, E. 2010. Does predation by the introduced rainbow trout cascade down to detritus and algae in a forested small stream in Patagonia? Hydrobiologia 651:161–172 (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B., E. BALSEIRO, G. CORNO, C. CALLIERI, R. BERTONI AND E. CARAVATI.2010. Ultraviolet radiation induces filamentation in bacterial assemblages from North Andean Patagonian lakes. Photochemistry and Photobiology 86: 871–881 (PDF)

DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V., BURIA, L. and ALBARIÑO, R. 2010.  Primary consumers and resources: annual variation in two contrasting reaches of a Patagonian mountain stream. Ann Limnol - Int J Lim. 46:21-28

DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V., R. ALBARIÑO and  M. GRAÇA. 2010. Natural UVR Does not Affect Decomposition by Aquatic Hyphomycetes. International Review of Hydrobiology. 95:1-11

SOUZA, M.S. , B.E. MODENUTTI, P. CARRILLO, M. VILLAR-ARGAIZ, J.M. MEDINA-SÁNCHEZ, F. BULLEJOS, and E.G. BALSEIRO. 2010. Stoichiometric dietary constraints influence the response of copepods to UVR induced oxidative stress. Limnology and Oceanography 53(3): 1024–1032 (PDF)

BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M and MODENUTTI, B. 2010.  UVR induce optical changes and phosphorous release of lake water and macrophyte leachates in shallow Andean lakes. Journal of Limnology 69 (1) :112-119 (PDF)

SOUZA, M.S., BALSEIRO, E., LASPOUMADERES, C. and MODENUTTI, B. 2010. Effect of Ultraviolet Radiation on Acetylcholinesterase Activity in Freshwater Copepods. Photochemistry and Photobiology 86: 367-373. (PDF)

CARAVATI, E., CALLIERI, C., MODENUTTI, B., CORNO, G., BALSEIRO, E., BERTONI, R., and MICHAUD, L. 2010. Picocyanobacterial assemblages in ultraoligotrophic Andean lakes reveal high regional microdiversity. J. Plankton Res. 32:357-366. (PDF)



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GONZÁLEZ SAGRARIO, M.A., E. BALSEIRO, R. ITUARTE. and E. SPIVAK. 2009. Macrophytes as refuge or risky area for zooplankton: a balance set by littoral predacious macroinvertebrates. Freshwater Biology 54:1042-1053. (PDF)

CORNO, G., MODENUTTI, B., CALLIERI, C., BALSEIRO, E., BERTONI, R. and CARAVATI, E. 2009. Bacterial diversity and morphology in deep ultraoligotrophic Andean lakes: the role of UVR on vertical distribution. Limnology and Oceanography 54: 1098-1112. (PDF)

BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M.; MODENUTTI, B.; CALLIERI, C.; BERTONI, R. AND BALSEIRO, E. 2009 Balance between primary and bacterial production in North Patagonian shallow lakes. Aquatic Ecology 43:867–878. (PDF)

BURIA, l., R.J. ALBARIÑO, B. MODENUTTI and E. BALSEIRO. 2009. Temporal variations in the diet of the exotic rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus myskiss) in an Andean-Patagonean canopied stream. Rev. Chilena Hist. Nat. 82: 3-15 (PDF)

TROCHINE C., MODENUTTI B.E. AND BALSEIRO E.G. 2009. Chemical signals and habitat selection by three zooplankters in Andean Patagonian ponds. Freshwater Biology 54, 480–494 (PDF)

BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M., E. BALSEIRO and B. MODENUTTI. 2009. Effect of UVR on Lake Water and Macrophyte Leachates in Shallow Andean-Patagonian Lakes: Bacteria Responses to Changes in Optical Features. Photochem. Photobiol. 85: 332–340. (PDF)



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BERTONI, R.; CALLIERI, C.; BALSEIRO, E. and  MODENUTTI, B. 2008. Susceptibility of bacterioplankton to nutrient enrichment of oligotrophic and ultraoligotrophic lake waters. J. Limnol. 67(2): 120-127 (PDF)

BALSEIRO, E.G., M.S. SOUZA, B.E.MODENUTTI and M. REISSIG. 2008. Living in transparent lakes: Low food P:C ratio decreases antioxidant response to ultraviolet radiation in Daphnia.  Limnology and Oceanography 53(6) 2383-2390. (PDF)

ALBARIÑO, R., DIAZ VILLANUEVA, V. and CANHOTO, C. 2008.The effect of sunlight on leaf litter quality reduces growth of the shredder Klapopteryx kuscheli. Freshwater Biology 53(9): 1881-1889

Trochine, C., E. Balseiro B. Modenutti, 2008. Zooplankton of Fishless Ponds of Northern Patagonia: Insights into Predation Effects of Mesostoma ehrenbergii. International Review of Hydrobiology 93 (3): 312–327 (PDF)

Modenutti, B. Balseiro, E. Callieri, C. Bertoni, R. 2008. Light vs food supply as factors modulating niche partitioning in two pelagic mixotrophic ciliates. Limnology and Oceanography 53: 446-455 (PDF)


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BASTIDAS NAVARRO, M. and MODENUTTI, B.E.  2007. Efecto de la estructuración por macrófitas y por recursos alimentarios en la distribución horizontal de tecamebas y rotíferos en un lago andino patagónico. Rev. Chilena Hist. Nat. 80: 345-362 (PDF)

CALLIERI, C., B. MODENUTTI, C. QUEIMALIÑOS, R. BERTONI, & E. BALSEIRO.  2007 Production and biomass of picophytoplankton and larger autotrophs in Andean ultraoligotrophic lakes: differences in light harvesting efficiency in deep layers. Aquatic Ecology, 80: 345-362. (PDF)

BALSEIRO, E.G., MODENUTTI, B., QUEIMALIÑOS, C. & REISSIG, M.  2007 Daphnia distribution in Andean Patagonian lakes: Effect of low food quality and fish predation. Aquatic Ecology 41(4):599-609 . (PDF)

SOUZA, M.S., MODENUTTI, B.E. AND BALSEIRO, E.G. 2007.  Antioxidant defences in planktonic crustaceans exposed to different underwater light irradiances in Andean lakes. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 183:49–57. (PDF)

BURIA, L., ALBARIÑO, R.J., DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V., MODENUTTI, B. AND BALSEIRO, E.  2007. Impact of exotic rainbow trout on the benthic macroinvertebrate community from Andean-Patagonian headwater streams. Fundamentals and Applied Limnology - Archiv für Hydrobiologie 168(2): 145-154. (PDF)

PÉREZ, G., QUEIMALIÑOS, C, BALSEIRO, E.G. & MODENUTTI, B. 2007. Phytoplankton absorption spectra along the water column in deep North Patagonian Andean lakes (Argentina). Limnologica 37:3-16. (PDF)

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DIAZ VILLANUEVA, V. 2006. Diatom distribution in a temporary pond from the Patagonian Andes (Fantasma pond) during drought. Nova Hedwigia, 83 (3-4): 59-472.

REISSIG, M., TROCHINE, C., QUEIMALIÑOS, C., BALSEIRO, E., MODENUTTI, B. 2006. Impact of fish introduction on planktonic food webs in lakes of the Patagonian Plateau. Biological Conservation 132(4):437-447. (PDF)

ALBARIÑO, R.J. and DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V. 2006. Feeding Ecology of Two Plecopterans in Low Order Andean-Patagonian Streams. Internat. Rev. Hydrobiol. 91(2): 122–135 (PDF)

Balseiro, E. and Albariño, R. 2006. C–N mismatch in the leaf litter–shredder relationship of an Andean Patagonian stream detritivore. J. N. Am. Benthol. Soc.  25(3):607–615

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TROCHINE, C. MODENUTTI B, and E. BALSEIRO. 2006. Influence of spatial heterogeneity on predation by the flatworm Mesostoma ehrenbergii (Focke) on calanoid and cyclopoid copepods. J. Plankton Res. 28(3):267-274 (PDF)

Ortubay, S., Cussac, V., Battini, M., Barriga J.P., Aigo, J., Alonso, M., Macchi, P., Reissig, M., Yoshioka, J., Fox, S., 2006. Is the decline of birds and amphibians in a steppe lake of northern Patagonia a consequence of limnological changes following fish introduction? Aquatic Conservation Marine and freshwater ecosystems 16, 93-105.

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TROCHINE, C. MODENUTTI B, and E. BALSEIRO. 2005. When mating increases predation risk: the relationship between the flatworm Mesostoma ehrenbergii and the copepod Boeckella gracilis. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 163(4):555-569 (PDF).

DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V. and TROCHINE, C. 2005. The role of microorganisms in the diet of Verger cf. limnophilus (Trichoptera: Limnephilidae) larvae in a patagonian andean temporary pond. Wetlands 25(2):473-479  (PDF)

Bertoni, R. and Balseiro, E. 2005. MIxing layer Running Incubator (MIRI): an instrument for incubating samples while moving vertically in the mixing layer. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods. 3:158-163.  (PDF)

Modenutti, B. Balseiro, E. Callieri, C. Bertoni, R. Queimaliños, C. 2005. Effect of UV-B and different PAR intensities on the primary production of the mixotrophic planktonic ciliate Stentor araucanus. Limnology and Oceanography 50(3):864-871 (PDF)

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Callieri, C., E. Balseiro, R. Bertoni, and B. Modenutti (2004) Picocyanobacteria photosynthetic efficiency under Daphnia grazing pressure. J. Plankton Res 12:1471-1477 (PDF)

BASTIDAS, M.A. y DIAZ VILLANUEVA, V. 2004. Distribución espacial de las diatomeas en el fitoplancton de un lago somero andino-patagónico. Bol. Soc. Argent. Bot. 39: 33-40

MODENUTTI, B., E. BALSEIRO, C. CALLIERI, C. QUEIMALIÑOS and R. BERTONI. 2004. Increase in photosynthetic efficiency as a strategy of planktonic organisms exploiting deep lake layers. Freshwater Biology 49: 160-169 (PDF)

DIAZ VILLANUEVA, V., R. ALBARIÑO & B. MODENUTTI. 2004. Grazing impact of two aquatic invertebrates on periphyton from an Andean-patagonian stream. Arch Hydrobiol. 159: 455-471 (PDF)

BALSEIRO, E.G., C.P. QUEIMALIÑOS and B.E. MODENUTTI. 2004. Grazing impact on autotrophic picoplankton in two south andean lakes (Patagonia, Argentina) with different light:nutrient ratios. Rev. Chilena de Historia Natural 77:73-85 (PDF)

DIAZ VILLANUEVA, V. & B. MODENUTTI. 2004. Experimental analysis of grazing by the mayfly Meridialaris chiloeensis on different successional stages of stream periphyton. Int. Rev Hydrobiol 89: 263-277.

Reissig, M.; B.E. Modenutti; E.G. Balseiro & C.P. Queimaliños. 2004. The role of the predaceous copepod Parabroteas sarsi in the pelagic food web of a large deep Andean lake. Hydrobiologia 524: 67-77. (PDF)

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MODENUTTI, B. E. ; QUEIMALIÑOS C. P.; BALSEIRO, E. G & REISSIG, M. 2003. Impact of different zooplankton structures on the microbial food web of an andean oligotrophic lake. Acta Oecologica 24 S1:289-298 (PDF)

DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V. & R. ALBARIÑO. 2003. Algal ingestion and digestion by two ephemeropteran larvae from a Patagonian Andean stream. En: Elda Gaino (Ed) Research update on Ephemeroptera & Plecoptera. Università di Perugia, Italia  pp 468-475.  (PDF)

ALBARIÑO R. & DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V. 2003. Feeding plasticity and growth of two Plecopteran larvae in a low order Andean Stream.  En: Elda Gaino (Ed) Research update on Ephemeroptera & Plecoptera. Università di Perugia, Italia  pp 31-38. (PDF)

REISSIG, M., C.P. QUEIMALIÑOS & E.G. BALSEIRO. 2003. Effects of Galaxias maculatus on nutrient dynamics and phytoplankton biomass in a North Patagonian oligotrophic lake. Environmental Biology of Fishes. 68: 15-24. (PDF)

GONZALEZ Sagrario MD. & Balseiro E. 2003 Indirect enhancement of large zooplankton by consumption of predacious macroinvertebrates by littoral fish. Archiv fur Hydrobiologie. 158(4):551-574 (PDF)

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ALBARIÑO, R.J. & E.G. BALSEIRO. 2002. Leaf litter breakdown in Patagonian streams: native vs. exotic trees and the effect of invertebrate size. Aquatic Conservation 12: 181-192. (PDF)

MAIDANA, N., V. DÍAZ VILLANUEVA & KRAMMER, K. 2002. Taxonomy and valve structure of Cymbella neuquina Frenguelli (Baccillariophyceae), including a new combination, C. neuquina var. fastigata (Krasske) nov.comb. Nova Hedwigia 74: 339-348. 

MODENUTTI B. E. & BALSEIRO, E. G. 2002. Mixotrophic Ciliates in An Andean lake: Dependence on Light and prey of an Ophrydium naumanni population. Freshwater Biology 47 (1): 121-128. (PDF)

PÉREZ, G. C.P QUEIMALIÑOS & MODENUTTI, B. E. 2002. Light climate at the deep chlorophyll maxima in North Patagonian Andean Lakes (Argentina). J.Plankton Res. 24: 591-599. (PDF)

QUEIMALIÑOS, C. 2002. The role of phytoplanktonic size fractions in the microbial food webs in two north Patagonian lakes (Argentina). Verh int. Ver. Limnol. 28: 1236-1240. (PDF)

QUEIMALIÑOS, C.P; PÉREZ, G. & MODENUTTI, B. E. 2002. Summer population development and diurnal vertical distribution of dinoflagellates in an ultraoligotrophic Andean lake (Patagonia, Argentina). Arch. Hydrobiol. Algological Studies  107:117-129. (PDF)

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ALBARIÑO R.J. 2001. Food habit and mouthpart morphology of a South Andes population of Klapopteryx kuscheli (Plecoptera: Austroperlidae). Aquatic Insects 23:171-181.

ALBARIÑO, R.J. & E.G. BALSEIRO. 2001 Food quality, larval consumption and growth of Klapopteryx kuscheli (Plecoptera) from a South Andes stream. Journal Freshwater Ecology 16:517-526. (PDF)

AÑON SUÁREZ, D. y R.J.ALBARIÑO. 2001. Life cycle and annual production of Caenis sp (Ephemeroptera, Caenidae) in lake Escondido  (Bariloche, Argentina): 67-75. En: Dominguez, E. (Ed.) Trends in Research in Ephemeroptera and Plecoptera Kluwer Academic Press.

BALSEIRO, E. G., B. E. MODENUTTI & C. P. QUEIMALIÑOS. 2001. Feeding of Boeckella gracilipes (Copepoda, Calanoida) on ciliates and phytoflagellates in an ultraoligotrophic Andean lake. J. Plankton Res. 23: 849-857. (PDF)

MAIDANA, N y V. DÍAZ VILLANUEVA. 2001. Diatomeas de lagos oligotróficos andinos, Provincia de Neuquen, Argentina. Bol. Soc. Arg. Botánica 36: 15-27.

MODENUTTI, B. E. & PÉREZ, G. 2001. Planktonic ciliates from an oligotrophic South Andean lake, Morenito lake (Patagonia, Argentina). Rev. Bras. Biol. 61: 389-395. (PDF)

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DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V.; QUEIMALIÑOS, C.P.; MODENUTTI, B.E. y AYALA, J. 2000. Effects of fish farm effluents on the periphyton of an Andean stream. Archiv of Fisheries and Marine Research 48 (3): 283- 294. (PDF)

DIÉGUEZ, M.C. & BALSEIRO, E.G. 2000. Predation of Paradileptus elephantinus on rotifers. Verh int. Ver. Limnol. 27(5):2992-2995.

MENU-MARQUE S. & E. BALSEIRO. 2000. Boeckella antiqua n. sp. (Copepoda, Calanoida, Centropagidae) from Patagonia. Hydrobiologia. 429(1/3): 1-7. (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B.E., BALSEIRO E.G. & QUEIMALIÑOS, C.P. 2000. Ciliate community structure in two South Andes lakes: The effect of lake water on Ophrydium naumanni distribution. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 21: 299-307. (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B.E. , G. PEREZ, E.G. BALSEIRO & C.P QUEIMALIÑOS. 2000. Relationship between light availability, chlorophyll a and total suspended solid in a glacial lake of South Andes. Verh int. Ver. Limnol. 27 (5): 2648-2651. (PDF)


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DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V. y N. MAIDANA. 1999. Diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from Pulmarí lake (Neuquén, Argentina). Biología, Bratislava 54: 1-10.

QUEIMALIÑOS, C.P., MODENUTTI, B.E. y BALSEIRO, E.G.. 1999. Symbiotic association of the ciliate Ophrydium naumanni with Chlorella causing deep Chlorophyll-a maximum in an oligotrophic South Andes lake. J. Plankton Res. 21: 167-178. (PDF)

VALVERDE, A.C. y R.J. ALBARIÑO. 1999. Descripción de los estados inmaduros de Myotrichia murina y Parasericostoma cristatum (Trichoptera: Sericostomatidae). Rev. Soc. Entomol. Argent. 58 (3-4): 11-16.

DÍAZ VILLANUEVA, V. y R. ALBARIÑO. 1999. Feeding habit of Notoperla archiplatae (Plecoptera) larvae in a North Patagonia Andean stream, Argentina. Hydrobiologia 412: 43-52. (PDF)

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ALBARIÑO R.J. y BALSEIRO, E. G. 1998. Larval size and leaf conditioning in the breakdown of Nothofagus pumilio leaves by Klapopteryx kuscheli (Insecta Plecoptera) in a South Andean Stream. International Review of Hydrobiology 83: 397-404.

ALBARIÑO R.J. y VALVERDE A.C. 1998. Hábito alimentario del estado larval de Parasericostoma cristatum (Trichoptera: Sericostomatidae). Rev. Soc. Entomol. Argent. 57 (1-4): 131-135.

BALSEIRO, E.G. y MODENUTTI, B.E. 1998. Pelagic communities and ecosystem processes in Andean Patagonian Lakes. Ecología Austral 8:183-189. (PDF)

BALSEIRO, E.G., QUEIMALIÑOS,C.P. y MODENUTTI, B.E. 1998. Ciliate symbiotic Chlorella contribution to total chlorophyll a in a South Andes lakes. Verh int. Ver. Limnol. 27 (2): 1032.

DIÉGUEZ, M. C., MODENUTTI, B. y QUEIMALIÑOS, C. 1998. Influence of food resources on body size of Keratella cochlearis (Gosse) in a small Andean lake. Hydrobiologia 387/388: 289-294. (PDF)

DIÉGUEZ, M.C. y BALSEIRO, E.G. 1998. Colony size in Conochilus hippocrepis: defensive adaptation to predator stage sizes. Hydrobiologia 387/388:421-425.  (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B.E. 1998. Planktonic rotifers of Samborombón River Basin (Argentina). Hydrobiologia  387: 259-265. (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B.E. 1998. Distribution of planktonic rotifers in North Patagonian lakes (Argentina). Verh int. Ver. Limnol. 26: 1968-1972.

MODENUTTI, B.E. ; E.G. BALSEIRO ; C.P. QUEIMALIÑOS ; D.AÑON SUAREZ, M.C. DIEGUEZ y R.J. ALBARIÑO. 1998. Structure and dynamics of food web in Andean lakes. Lakes & Reservoirs, Res. and Management 3: 179-186.  (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B.E. ; E.G. BALSEIRO ; M.C. DIEGUEZ, C.P. QUEIMALIÑOS and R.J. ALBARIÑO. 1998. Heterogeneity of fresh-water patagonian ecosystems. Ecología Austral, 8:155-165. (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B.E.; E.G.BALSEIRO y R.MOELLER. 1998. Vertical distribution and resistance to ultraviolet radiation of a planktonic ciliate Stentor araucanus. Verh int. Ver. Limnol. 26: 1636-1640.

MODENUTTI, B.E; M.C. DIEGUEZ y H. SEGERS. 1998. A new Keratella from Patagonia. Hydrobiologia 389: 1-5. (PDF)

QUEIMALIÑOS, C.P.; B.E. MODENUTTI y E.G. BALSEIRO. 1998. Phytoplankton responses to experimental enhancement of grazing pressure and nutrient recycling in a small Andean lake. Freshwater Biology 40:41-49.  (PDF)

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ALBARIÑO R.J. 1997. Spatial distribution of Plecoptera from an Andean-Patagonic Lotic Environment in Argentina. Rev. Brasil. Biol. 57: 629-636.

BALSEIRO, E.G.; B.E. MODENUTTI y C.P. QUEIMALIÑOS. 1997. Nutrient recycling and shifts in N:P ratio by different zooplankton structures in a South Andes lake. J. Plankton Res. 19: 805-817.  (PDF)

MODENUTTI, B.E. 1997. Distribución de los ciliados planctónicos Ophrydium naumanni y Stentor araucanus en lagos oligotróficos andinos. Rev. Soc. Mex. Hist. Nat. XLVII: 79-83.

QUEIMALIÑOS, C.P. 1997. Some physical and biological factors affecting a spring-summer phytoplankton dynamics in a shallow, temperate lake of South Andes (Argentina). Int. Revue ges. Hydrobiol. 82: 147-160.

VEGA, A.P.M. 1997. The functional response of copepodid stages to adult of Parabroteas sarsi (Copepoda, Calanoida). International Review ges. Hydrobiologie 82: 95-105.

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DIÉGUEZ, M.C. y MODENUTTI, B. E. 1996. Keratella distribution in North Patagonian lakes (Argentina). Hydrobiologia 321: 1-6.

MODENUTTI, B.E. y M.C. DIÉGUEZ. 1996. Dinámica poblacional de Collotheca mutabilis (Rotifera Monogononta) en dos lagos australes de diferente régimen térmico. Rev.Bras. Biol. 56: 403-408.

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MORRIS, D.P.; H.E. ZAGARESE; C.E. WILLIAMSON; E.G. BALSEIRO; B.R. HARGREAVES; B.E. MODENUTTI; R. MOELLER & C.P. QUEIMALIÑOS. 1995. The attenuation of UV radiation in lakes and the role of dissolved organic carbon. Limnol & Oceanogr. 40 (8): 1381-1391. (USA).

QUEIMALIÑOS, C.P. 1995. Respuestas especie-específicas del fitoplancton frente al pastoreo en un lago andino. Ecología Austral 5 :65-73.

VEGA, M. 1995. Morphology and defense structures in the predator-prey interaction: an experimental study of Parabroteas sarsi (Copepoda, Calanoida) with different cladoceran preys. Hydrobiologia 299: 139-145.

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BALSEIRO, E.G. & M.VEGA. 1994. Vulnerability of Daphnia middendorffiana to Parabroteas sarsi predation: the role of the tail spine. J. Plankton Res. 16:783-793.

MODENUTTI, B.E. 1994. Spring-summer succession of planktonic rotifers in a South Andes lake. Int. Rev. gesam. Hydrobiol. 79: 373-383.

MODENUTTI, B.E. y E.G. BALSEIRO. 1994. Zooplankton size spectrum in four lakes of the Patagonian Plateau. Limnologica 24:51-56.

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BALSEIRO, E.G. & M. VEGA. 1993. Body size or total length, its significance as an antipredator defence in the Daphnia middendorfiana -Parabroteas sarsi relationship. Verh int. Ver. Limnol. 25 : 2405.

QUEIMALIÑOS, C.P. y B.E. MODENUTTI. 1993. Experimental analysis of the rotifer-cladoceran effect on phytoplankton. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 25: 943-946

SIEBECK, O.; VAIL, T.; WILLIAMSON, C.; VETTER, R.; HESSEN, D; ZAGARESE, H.; LITTLE, E.; BALSEIRO, E.; MODENUTTI, B.; SEVA, J. & SHUMATE, A. 1993. Impact of UV-B radiation on zooplankton and fish in pelagic freshwater ecosystems. Archiv fur Hydrobiologie Beih 43: 101-114.

MODENUTTI, B.E. 1993. Summer population of Hexarthra bulgarica in a high altitude lake of South Andes. Hydrobiologia 259: 33-37.

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BALSEIRO, E.G. 1992. The role of pelagic water-mites in the control of cladoceran population in a temperate lake of the Southern Andes. J.Plankton Res. 14(9): 1267-1277.

BALSEIRO, E.G.; B.E.MODENUTTI y C.P.QUEIMALIÑOS. 1992. The coexistence of Bosmina and Ceriodaphnia in a South Andes lake: an analysis of demographic responses. Freshwater Biology 28 :93-101.

BALSEIRO,E.G. y L.A.FERNÁNDEZ. 1992. La relación depredador-presa entre larvas de Tropisternus setiger (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae) y Culex pipiens (Diptera, Culicidae): el efecto del tamaño del depredador y la presa. Rev. Soc. Ent. Arg. 51:79-85

GAGLIOTI, P. 1992. Variación espacio-temporal de las diatomeas epilíticas de un arroyo del Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi (Argentina). Ecología Austral 2:77-86.

MODENUTTI, B.E.; E.G.BALSEIRO y C.P.QUEIMALIÑOS. 1992. Can small cladocerans depress rotifer densities? A field study. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol. 25: 947.

MODENUTTI,B.E.; E.G.BALSEIRO y P.M.CERVELLINI. 1992. Effect of selective feeding of Galaxias maculatus (Salmoniforme, Galaxiidae) on zooplankton of a South Andes lake. Aquatic Sciences 55/1: 65-75.

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BALSEIRO, E.G., C.P.QUEIMALIÑOS y B.E.MODENUTTI. 1991. Evidence of interference of Asterionella formosa with the feeding of Bosmina longirostris: a field study in a south Andes Lake. Hydrobiologia 224:111-116.


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AÑON SUÁREZ, D. 1990. Distribución del bentos del lago Escondido (Río Negro, Argentina) con especial énfasis en los Quironómidos (Diptera, Chironomidae).Stud.Neotrop.Fauna Environ. 26:149-157.

BALSEIRO, E.G. & MODENUTTI, E.B. 1990. Zooplankton Dynamics of Lake Escondido (Río Negro, Argentina) with special reference to a population of Boeckella gracilipes (Copepoda, Calanoida). Int. Rev. gesam. Hydrobiol. 75(4):475-491.

MATVEEV, V.F. y E.G. BALSEIRO. 1990. Contrasting responses of two Cladocerans to changes in the nutritional value of nanoplankton. Fresh. Biol. 23:197-204.

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MODENUTTI, B.E. y E.G. BALSEIRO. 1989. Presencia de Ergasilus sieboldi en el plancton de un lago andino argentino. An. Museo Hist. Nat. Valparaíso 20:29-30.

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MODENUTTI, B.E. 1988. Presencia de Ophrydium naumanni Pejler (Ciliophora, Peritricha) en lagos andinos rionegrinos. Neotropica 36(92):99-103.

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