Maria Th. Stoumboudi

Maria Th. Stoumboudi


Tel: +30-22910-76392
Fax: +30-22910-76419
Skypename: mstoum

Short CV

  • BSc in Biology, School of Biology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1986)
  • PhD in Biology, School of Biology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1991), with the PhD research performed in the Department of Zoology of the Hebrew University (Jerusalem, Israel) under fellowships
  • Post-doctoral fellow at the Hadassah School of Dental Medicine of the Hebrew University (1991-1993)

Since 1995, she works as a Researcher at the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, where she holds the position of Research Director since 2008 (at the current Institute of Marine Biological Resources and Inland Waters).

She has participated in 44 Research and Development Projects, in 21 acting as scientific coordinator and/or project manager. She has authored or coauthored 38 peer reviewed publications and one monograph, as well as 28 extended abstracts and 49 abstracts in congress proceedings and more than 75 technical reports and deliverables of research projects. She was a member of the Editorial Board of the Electronic Journal of Ichthyology and is a referee in several international scientific journals. She participates as expert in the IUCN working group for freshwater fishes and as an alternate member in the Natura 2000 Committee of the Ministry of Environment and Energy (2020-today).

She is a member of the European Society of Ichthyologists (EIS) since 1989 and elected board member of the EIS during the period 2001-2012 (2001-2007 Treasurer, 2008-2012 President). She is also a member of the Association of Greek Researchers since 1999 and elected board member during 2009-2015 (2009-2012 Secretary General, 2012-2015 President). In 2015-2019 she was appointed Deputy Director of IMBRIW and in 2017-2019 member of the Scientific Council of the National Documentation Centre.

Indicative Publications

  • Vagenas G., Oikonomou A, Karachle P.K., Petriki O. & Stoumboudi M.Th. (2022). Trophic patterns of freshwater fish across the Balkan Biodiversity Hotspot. Water, 14(7), 1112. doi:10.3390/w14071112
  • Vagenas G., Stoumboudi M.Th., Petriki O., Andriopoulou A., Tsionki I. & Karachle P.K. (2022). Dietary patterns of five freshwater fish species in a large Mediterranean Lake. Journal of Freshwater Ecology.
  • Douligeri A., Tsionki I., Petriki O., Stoumboudi M.Th. & Moutopoulos D.K. (2021) Length-weight relationships and condition factors of the sand smelt Atherina boyeri (Risso, 1810) estimated from commercial and experimental catches in Lake Trichonis (Western Greece). Acta Adriatica 62(2), 209 – 218.
  • Petriki O., Moutopoulos D.K., Tsagarakis K., Tsionki I., Papantoniou G., Mantzouni I., Barbieri R. & Stoumboudi M. (2021). Assessing the Fisheries and Ecosystem Structure of the Largest Greek Lake (Lake Trichonis). WATER 2021, 13(23), 3329.
  • Stefanidis K., Oikonomou A., Stoumboudi M., Dimitriou E. & Skoulikidis N.T. (2021). Discordance in the implementation of the Water Framework Directive and Nature Directives – The case of Greece. WATER Special Issue “The WFD 20 Years After—Ecological Status Assessment and Restoration of Aquatic Ecosystems”.
  • Papantoniou G., Giannoulaki M., Stoumboudi M.Th., Lefkaditou E. & Tsagarakis K. (2021). Food web interactions in a human dominated Mediterranean coastal ecosystem. Marine Environmental Research, 172, 105507.
  • Tsionki I., Petriki O., Leonardos I.D., Karachle P.K. & Stoumboudi M.Th. (2021). Length-weight relationships of 6 fish species caught in a Mediterranean lake (Trichonis-NW Greece). Journal of Applied Ichthyology 00, 1–4.
  • Spiliopoulou K., Dimitrakopoulos P.G., Brooks T.M. Kelaidi G., Paragamian K., Kati V., Oikonomou A., Vavylis D., Trigas P., Lymberakis P., Darwall W., Stoumboudi M.Th. & Triantis K. A. (2021). The Natura 2000 network and the ranges of threatened species in Greece. Biodiversity Conservation
  • Tsaparis D., Konstantinidis I., Palandacic A., Kalogianni E., Stoumboudi M.Th., Barbieri R., Vardakas L., Koutsikos N. & Tsigenopoulos C.S. (2021). DNA barcoding provides new insights on the distribution, systematics and conservation of the freshwater genus Pelasgus (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae) in Greece. Hydrobiologia 848, 1163–1176.
  • Moutopoulos D.K., Petriki O., Ramfos A., Stoumboudi M.Th., Stergiou K.I. & Bobori D.C. (2020). Portraying fisheries and ecological status of a Mediterranean lake. Acta Ichthyologica et Piscatoria 50(1), 71–83.
  • Barbieri R., Stoumboudi Μ., Kalogianni Ε. & Leonardos Ι. (2020). First report on the spawning migration and early life development of a cyprinid species of the genus Telestes. Journal of Appllied Ichthyology, 36(6), 817-824.
  • Markogianni V., Stoumboudi M. & Dimitriou E. (2019). Spatiotemporal changes of the water quality of a mountainous mediterranean stream. 14th Panhellenic Conference of the Greek Hydrotechnical Society, pp. 817-826. (in Greek with English abstract)
  • Moutopoulos D.K., Stoumboudi M.Th., Ramfos A., Tsagarakis K., Gritzalis K.C., Petriki O., Patsia A., Barbieri R., Machias A., Stergiou K.I. & Bobori D.C. (2018). Food web modelling on the structure and functioning of a Mediterranean lentic system. Hydrobiologia, 822(1), 259-283.
  • Stoumboudi M. Th., Barbieri R. & Kalogianni E. (2017). First Report of an established population of Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum, 1792) (Salmonidae) on the Island of Crete, Greece. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, Suppl. 9, 99-104.
  • Papadaki C., Bellos V., Stoumboudi M., Kopsiaftis G. & Dimitriou E. (2017). Evaluation of streamflow habitat relationships using habitat suitability curves and HEC-RAS. European Water, 58, 127-134.
  • Geiger M.F., Herder F., Monaghan M.T., Almada V., Barbieri R., Bariche M., Berrebi P., Bohlen J., Casal-Lopez M., Delmastro G.B., Denys G.P.J., Dettai A., Doadrio I., Kalogianni E., Kärst H., Kottelat M., Kovačić M., Laporte M., Lorenzoni M., Marčić Z., Özuluğ M., Perdices A., Perea S., Persat H., Porcelotti S., Puzzi C., Robalo J., Šanda R., Schneider M., Šlechtová V., Stoumboudi M., Walter S., Freyhof J. (2014). Spatial heterogeneity in the Mediterranean Biodiversity Hotspot affects barcoding accuracy of its freshwater fishes. Molecular Ecology Resources 14(6), 1210-1221.
  • Moutou K.A., Mamuris Z., Firme T., Kontou M., Sarafidou T & Stoumboudi M.Th. (2011). Patterns of variability at the major histocompatability class I and class II loci in populations of the endangered cyprinid Ladigesocypris ghigii. Conservation Genetics, 12(5), 1159-1171.
  • Apostolidis A.P., Stoumboudi M.Th., Kalogianni E., Cote G. & Bernatchez L. (2011). Genetic divergence among native trout Salmo trutta populations from southern Balkans based on mitochondrial DNA and microsatellite variation. Journal of Fish Biology, 79(7), 1950-1960.
  • Kalogianni E., Alexis M., Tsangaris C., Abraham M., Wendelaar Bonga S. E., Iger Y., van Ham E. H. & Stoumboudi M. Th. (2011). Cellular responses in the skin of the gilthead sea bream Sparus aurata L. and the sea bass Dicentrarchus labrax (L.) exposed to high ammonia. Journal of Fish Biology 78, 1152–1169.
  • Lang N.J., Roe K.J., Renaud C.B., Gill H.S., Potter I.C., Freyhof J., Naseka A., Cochran P., Perez H.E., Habit E.M., Kuhajda B.R., Neely D.A., Reshetnikov Y.S., Salnikov V.B., Stoumboudi M.Th. & Mayden R.L. (2009). Novel relationships among lampreys (Petromyzontiformes) revealed by a taxonomically comprehensive molecular data set. Natural Resource Ecology and Management Publications; American Fisheries Society Symposium 72: 41–55.
  • Triantafyllidis A., Leonardos I., Bista I., Kyriazis I. D., Stoumboudi M. Th., Kappas I., Amat F. & Abatzopoulos T. J. (2007). Phylogeography and genetic structure of the Mediterranean killfish Aphanius fasciatus (Cyprinodontidae). Marine Biology, 152, 1159–1167.
  • Economou A.N., Giakoumi S., Vardakas L., Barbieri R., Stoumboudi M. & Zogaris S. (2007). The freshwater ichthyofauna of Greece – an update based on a hydrographic basin survey. Mediterranean Marine Science, 8/1, 91-166.
  • Kottelat M., Barbieri R. & Stoumboudi M. Th. (2007). Aphanius almiriensis, a new species of toothcarp from Greece (Teleostei: Cyprinodontidae). Revue Suisse de Zoologie 114(1), 13-31.
  • Stoumboudi M. Th., Kottelat M. & Barbieri R. (2006). The fishes of the inland waters of Lesbos Island, Greece. Ichthyological Exploration of Freshwaters, 17(2), 129-146.
  • Economou A. N., Barbieri R. & Stoumboudi M. Th. (2005). Threatened fishes of the world: Leuciscus keadicus Stephanidis, 1971 (Cyprinidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes 73, 252.
  • Mamuris Z., Stoumboudi M. Th., Stamatis C., Barbieri R. & Moutou K. A. (2005). Genetic variation in populations of the endangered fish Ladigesocypris ghigii and its implications for conservation. Freshwater Biology 50, 1441-1453. https://onlinelibrary.wiley .com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-2427.2005.01410.x
  • Poncin P., Stoumboudi M. Th., Gervalle L., Barbieri R., Economou A.N. & Economidis P. S. (2005). The spawning behaviour of the endangered freshwater fish Ladigesocypris ghigii (Gianferrari, 1927). Journal of Applied Ichthyology 21, 225-228.
  • van Ham E.H., Mieog J., Tiggeloven H.A.M., Kruitwagen G., Alexis M.N., Stoumboudi M.Th., Tsangaris K., Andriopoulou A., Abraham M., Iger Y., Wendelaar Bonga S.E., & Parpoura A.C. (2004). A comparison of stress responses in cultured sea bream and sea bass. AquaMedit 2004, 2nd International Congress on Aquaculture, Fisheries Technology and Environmental Management, Athens, Greece, pp. 1-9.
  • Stoumboudi M.Th., Barbieri R., Corsini-Foka M., Economou A.N. & Economidis P.S. (2002). Aspects of the reproduction and early life history of Ladigesocypris ghigii a freshwater fish species endemic to Rhodes island (Greece): Implementation to conservation. In: Collares-Pereira, M.J., I.G. Cowx, M.M Coelho (ed.). Conservation of freshwater fishes: options for the future. Fishing News Books, Blackwell Science, Oxford, pp. 178-185. (Selected paper after review)
  • Barbieri R., Economou A. N., Stoumboudi M.Th. & Economidis P.S. (2002). Freshwater fishes of Peloponnese (Greece): distribution, ecology and threats. In: Collares-Pereira, M.J., I.G. Cowx, M.M. Coelho (ed.). Conservation of freshwater fishes: options for the future. Fishing News Books, Blackwell Science, Oxford, pp. 55-64. (Selected paper after review)
  • Stoumboudi M.Th., Barbieri R., Mamuris Z., Corsini-Foka M. J. & Economou A. N. (2002). Threatened fishes of the world: Ladigesocypris ghigii (Gianferrari, 1927) (Cyprinidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes 65, p. 340.
  • Barbieri R., Stoumboudi M.Th. & Economou A. N. (2002). Threatened fishes of the world: Valencia letourneuxi Sauvage, 1880 (Valeenciidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes 65, p. 46.
  • Barbieri R., Daoulas Ch., Psarras Th., Stoumboudi M. & Economou A. (2000). The biology and ecology of Valencia letourneuxi Sauvage, 1880 (Valenciidae) – Prospects for conservation. Mediterranean Marine Science, 1(2), 75-90.
  • Daoulas C., Economou A., Stoumboudi M.Th., Psarras Th. & Barbieri-Tseliki R. (1997). Larvae development in a landlocked population of Atherina boyeri in Lake Trichonis, Greece. Israeli Journal of Zoology43, 159-166.
  • Stoumboudi M.Th. & Abraham M. (1996). The spermatogenetic process in Barbus longiceps, Capoeta damascina and their natural hybrid (Teleostei, Cyprinidae). Journal of Fish Biology 49, 458-468.
  • Stoumboudi M.Th., Schwartz Z., Sela J., Goldstein D., Yafe P., Boyan B.D. & Ornoy A. (1995). Effect of 17β-estradiol on the healing of tibial bone after marrow ablation. Αcta Anatomica, 152:110-118.
  • Stoumboudi M.Th., Villwock W., Sela J. & Abraham M. (1993). Gonadosomatic index in Barbus longiceps, Capoeta damascina and their natural hybrid (Pisces, Cyprinidae), versus spermatozoan index in the parental males. Journal of Fish Biology 43, 865-875.
  • Stoumboudi M.Th., Abraham M., Villwock W., Ben-Tuvia A., Economidis P.S. & Shapiro J. (1992). Gonad development and somatic growth in an intergeneric cyprinid hybrid from Lake Kinneret, Israel. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 8, 110-121.
  • Stoumboudi M., Villwock W., Golenser E. & Abraham M. (1992). The Barbus longiceps / Capoeta damascina hybrids -Qualified for aquaculture? European Aquaculture Society Special Publication 17, Oostende, Belgium, pp. 197-204.
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