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Pešić Vladimir

Affiliation: University of Montenegro

Position, academic degree, rank: D. Sc., Prof.

Address: Džordža Vašingtona bb, Podgorica, 81000, Montenegro

E-mail: vladimirp@ac.me

Profile on ucg.ac.me


Research area:
marine mites, ecology of macroinvertebrates, biodiversity, and its conservation.
Has described about 300 new species from all parts of the world.
Is the author of more than 250 peer-reviewed papers and two monographs.
Membership in editorial boards, publishing associations, scientific communities, and other organizations:
Editor-in-Chief – scientific journal "Ecologia Montenegrina" (University of Montenegro);
Associate Editor – scientific journal "Ecologia Balkanica" (Union of Scientists in Bulgaria, University of Plovdiv);
Subject Editor – scientific journal "ZooKeys";
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Acarologia" (French National Institute for Agricultural Research);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Zoology in the Middle East";
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Vestnik Zoologii" (Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology of NAS of Ukraine);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "European Journal of Environmental Sciences" (Charles University);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Persian Journal of Acarology" (University of Tehran);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Biologia Nyssana" (University of Nis);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "International Journal of Ecosystems and Ecology Science";
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Natura Montenegrina" (Museum of Natural History of Montenegro);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "Studia Marina" (Institute of Marine Biology, University of Montenegro);
Member of Editorial Board – scientific journal "SKUP" (University of Banja Luka).


References:

Pešić V., Smit H. Hydrodroma angelieri (Acari, Hydrachnidia: Hydrodromidae) a new water mite species from Corsica based on morphological and DNA barcode evidence. Acarologia, 2022, vol. 62, iss. 1, pp. 3–11. https://doi.org/10.24349/l06c-j0qm

 

Kvist S., Utevsky S., Marrone F., Ben Ahmed R., Gajda Ł., Grosser C., Huseynov M., Jueg U., Khomenko A., Oceguera-Figueroa A., Pešić V., Pupins M. Extensive sampling sheds light on species-level diversity in Palearctic Placobdella (Annelida: Clitellata: Glossiphoniiformes). Hydrobiologia, 2022, vol. 849, iss. 5, pp. 1239–1259. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10750-021-04786-5

 

Pakulnicka J., Buczynski P., Buczynska E., Stępien E., Szlauer-Łukaszewska A., Stryjecki R., Bankowska A., Pešić V., Filip E., Zawal A. Sequentiality of beetle communities in the longitudinal gradient of a lowland river in the context of the river continuum concept. PeerJ, 2022, vol. 10, art. no. e13232 (32 p.). https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.13232

 

Savić A., Zawal A., Stępień E., Pešić V., Stryjecki R., Pietrzak L., Filip E., Skorupski J., Szlauer-Łukaszewska A. Main macroinvertebrate community drivers and niche properties for characteristic species in urban/rural and lotic/lentic systems. Aquatic Sciences, 2022, vol. 84, iss. 1, art. no. 1 (14 p.). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00027-021-00832-5

 

Stryjecki R., Zawal A., Krepski T., Stępien E., Buczynska E., Buczynski P., Czachorowski S., Jankowiak Ł., Pakulnicka J., Sulikowska-Drozd A., Pešić V., Michonski G., Grabowski M., Jabłońska A., Achrem M., Olechwir T., Pietrzak L., Szlauer-Łukaszewska A. Anthropogenic transformations of river ecosystems are not always bad for the environment: Multi-taxa analyses of changes in aquatic and terrestrial environments after dredging of a small lowland river. PeerJ, 2021, vol. 9, art. no. e12224 (21 p.). http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.12224

 

Zawal A., Czernicki T., Michoński G., Bańkowska A., Stryjecki R., Pešić V., Achrem M., Skorupski J., Pakulnicka J., Szlauer-Łukaszewska A. Freezing: How do water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) survive exposure to sub-zero temperatures? Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2021, vol. 84, iss. 3, pp. 565–583. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10493-021-00634-2

 

Szlauer-Lukaszewska A., Pešić V. Habitat factors differentiating the occurrence of Ostracoda (Crustacea) in the floodplain of a small lowland River Krąpiel (N-W Poland). Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2020, iss. 421, art. 23 (11 p.). https://doi.org/10.1051/kmae/2020012

 

Jabłońska A., Wrzesińska W., Zawal A., Pešić V., Grabowski M. Long-term within-basin isolation patterns, different conservation units, and interspecific mitochondrial DNA introgression in an amphipod endemic to the ancient Lake Skadar system, Balkan Peninsula. Freshwater Biology, 2020, vol. 65, iss. 2, pp. 209–225. https://doi.org/10.1111/fwb.13414

 

Dmitrović D., Pešić V. An updated checklist of leeches (Annelida: Hirudinea) from Bosnia and Herzegovina. Ecologica Montenegrina, 2020, vol. 29, pp. 10–19. https://doi.org/10.37828/em.2020.29.2

 

Pešić V., Smit H., Bahuguna P. A new species of Kongsbergia from the Western Himalaya with a key to the species of the genus of India (Acari: Hydrachnidia). Ecologica Montenegrina, 2020, vol. 27, pp. 35–38. https://doi.org/10.37828/em.2020.27.4

 

Savić A., Dmitrović D., Glöer P., Pešić V. Assessing environmental response of gastropod species in karst springs: What species response curves say us about niche characteristic and extinction risk? Biodiversity and Conservation, 2020, vol. 29, iss. 3, pp. 695–708. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10531-019-01905-6

 

Vukašinović-Pešić V., Blagojević N., Brašanac-Vukanović S., Savić A., Pešić V. Using chemometric analyses for tracing the regional origin of multifloral honeys of Montenegro. Foods, 2020, vol. 9, iss. 2, article 210 (9 p.). https://doi.org/10.3390/foods9020210

 

Marinković N., Karadžić B., Stamenković V. S., Pešić V., Nikolić V., Paunović M., Raković M. Chorological and ecological differentiation of the commonest leech species from the suborder Erpobdelliformes (Arhynchobdellida, Hirudinea) on the Balkan Peninsula. Water, 2020, vol. 12, iss. 2, article 356 (14 p.). https://doi.org/10.3390/w12020356

 

Pešić V., Smit H., Negi Sh., Bahuguna P. D., Anoop K. Torrenticolid water mites of India with description of three new species (Acari: Hydrachnidia, Torrenticolidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2020, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 255–267. https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.25.2.7

 

Weigand H., Beermann A., Čiampor F. … Pešić V. et al. DNA barcode reference libraries for the monitoring of aquatic biota in Europe: Gap-analysis and recommendations for future work. Science of the Total Environment, 2019, vol. 678, pp. 499–524. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.04.247


Marinković N., Karadžić B., Pešić V., Gligorović B., Grosser C., Paunović M., Nikolić V., Raković M. Faunistic patterns and diversity components of leech assemblages in karst springs of Montenegro. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2019, vol. 420, iss. 26, 12 p. https://doi.org/10.1051/kmae/2019019


Shumilova O., Zak D., Datry T. … Pešić V. et al. Simulating rewetting events in intermittent rivers and ephemeral streams: A global analysis of leached nutrients and organic matter. Global Change Biology, 2019, vol. 25, iss. 5, pp. 1591–1611. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14537


Pešić V., Durucan F., Zawal A. Marine mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) of the Mediterranean Sea: Descriptions of two new species, key for identification and future prospects. Zootaxa, 2019, vol. 4585, no. 3, pp. 501–516. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4585.3.6


Pešić V., Savić A., Jablonska A., Michonski G., Grabowski M., Bankowska A., Zawal A. Environmental factors affecting water mite assemblages along eucrenon-hypocrenon gradients in Mediterranean karstic springs. Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2019, vol. 77, iss. 4, pp. 471–486. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10493-019-00360-w


Pešić V., Dmitrović D., Savić A., Milošević D., Zawal A., Vukašinović-Pešić V., Von Fumetti S. Application of macroinvertebrate multimetrics as a measure of the impact of anthropogenic modification of spring habitats. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 2019, vol. 29, iss. 3, pp. 341–352. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3021


Pešić V., Asadi M., Etemadi I., Smit H. New records of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Khuzestan Province (South Iran) with description of three new species. Zootaxa, 2019, vol. 4559, no. 3, pp. 550–558. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4559.3.5


Berlajolli V., Płóciennik M., Antczak-Orlewska O., Pešić V. The optimal time for sampling macroinvertebrates and its implications for diversity indexing in rheocrenes – case study from the Prokletije Mountains. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2019, vol. 420, article no. 6, 9 p. https://doi.org/10.1051/kmae/2018043


Pešić V., Smit H., Bahuguna P. New records of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Western Himalaya with the description of four new species. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2019, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 59–80. https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.24.1.5


Durucan F., Chatterjee T., Pešić V. Two new species of the marine water mite family Pontarachnidae (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Gulf of Antalya, Turkey. Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4531, no. 2, pp. 271–278. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4531.2.8


Savić A., Pešić V., Đorđević M., Ranđelović V., Jušković M., Andrzej G. Effects of nutrients and turbidity on grazer-periphyton interactions: A case study from the Nisava River, Balkan Peninsula. North-Western Journal of Zoology, 2018, vol. 14, iss. 2, pp. 226–231. http://biozoojournals.ro/nwjz/content/v14n2/nwjz_e171801_Savic.pdf


Pešić V., Smit H., Mary N. Fifth contribution to the knowledge of water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) from the Comoros: A checklist and description of one new genus and four new species. Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4483, no. 2, pp. 331–348. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4483.2.6


Pešić V., Zawal A. A new species in the water mite subgenus Majumderatax Vidrine, 1993 from Sri Lanka (Acari: Hydrachnidia). Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4457, no. 2, pp. 346–350. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.2.11


Chatterjee T., Pfingstl T., Pešić V. A checklist of marine littoral mites (Acari) associated with mangroves. Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4442, no. 2, pp. 221–240. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4442.2.2


Chatterjee T., Dovgal I., Pešić V., Zawal A. A checklist of epibiont suctorian and peritrich ciliates (Ciliophora) on halacarid and hydrachnid mites (Acari: Halacaridae & Hydrachnidia). Zootaxa, 2018, vol. 4457, no. 3, pp. 415–430. https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.3.4


Stubbington R., Chadd R., Cid N., Csabai Z., Miliša M., Morais M., Munné A., Pařil P., Pešić V., Tziortzis I., Verdonschot R. C. M., Datry T. Biomonitoring of intermittent rivers and ephemeral streams in Europe: Current practice and priorities to enhance ecological status assessments (Review). Science of the Total Environment, 2018, vol. 618, pp. 1096–1113. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.09.137


Pešić V., Smit H. A second Palaearctic species of the genus Wettina Piersig, 1892 based on morphological and molecular data (Acari, Hydrachnidia: Wettinidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2018, vol. 23, iss. 4, pp. 724–732. https://doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.4.11


Pešic V., Zawal A., Smit H., Bankowska A. New records of water mites from Sri Lanka (Acari: Hydrachnidia) with the description of four new species. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2018, vol. 23, iss. 1, pp. 178–195. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.1.14


Pešić V., Hossain M. B., Chatterjee T., Islam M. S., Zawal A. First records of water mites from Bangladesh (Acari, Hydrachnidia) with the description of two new species. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2018, vol. 23, iss. 5, pp. 868–882. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.23.5.7


Zawal A., Stryjecki R., Buczyńska E., Buczyński P., Pakulnicka J., Bańkowska A., Czernicki T., Janusz K., Szlauer-Łukaszewska A., Pešić V. Water mites (Acari, Hydrachnidia) of riparian springs in a small lowland river valley: What are the key factors for species distribution? PeerJ, 2018, vol. 2018, iss. 5, 2018, e4797. http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.4797


Gvozdenović S., Mandić M., Pešić V., Nikolić M., Pešić A., Ikica Z. Comparison between IMTA and monoculture farming of mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis L.) in the Boka Kotorska Bay. Acta Adriatica, 2017, vol. 58, iss. 2, pp. 271–284. https://doi.org/10.32582/aa.58.2.7


Vukašinović-Pešić V., Blagojević N., Vukanović S., Savić A., Pešić V. Heavy metal concentrations in different tissues of the snail Viviparus mamillatus (Küster, 1852) from lacustrine and riverine environments in Montenegro. Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 2017, vol. 17, iss. 3, pp. 557–563. http://dx.doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v17_3_12


Pešić V., Smit H. Neumania kyrgyzica sp. nov. a new water mite from Kyrgyzstan based on morphological and molecular data (Acari, Hydrachnidia: Unionicolidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2017, vol. 22, iss. 6, pp. 885–894. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.22.6.12


Saboori A., Šundić M., Pešić V. A new species of the genus Trombidium Fabricius (Acari: Trombidiidae), with a checklist of terrestrial parasitengone mites of Montenegro. Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2017, vol. 22, iss. 4, pp. 584–601. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.22.4.12


Savić A., Dmitrović D., Pešić V. Ephemeroptera, Plecoptera, and Trichoptera assemblages of karst springs in relation to some environmental factors: A case study in central Bosnia and Herzegovina. Turkish Journal of Zoology, 2017, vol. 41, iss. 1, pp. 119–129. http://dx.doi.org/10.3906/zoo-1512-31


Von Fumetti S., Dmitrović D., Pešić V. The influence of flooding and river connectivity on macroinvertebrate assemblages in rheocrene springs along a third-order river. Fundamental and Applied Limnology, 2017, vol. 190, iss. 3, pp. 251–263. http://dx.doi.org/10.1127/fal/2017/0992


Pešić V., Gligorović B., Savić A., Buczyński P. Ecological patterns of Odonata assemblages in karst springs in central Montenegro. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems, 2017, iss. 418, article no. 3, 20 p. http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/kmae/2016035


Pešić V., Asadi M., Cimpean M., Dabert M., Esen Y., Gerecke R., Martin P., Savić A., Smit H., Stur E. Six species in one: Evidence of cryptic speciation in the Hygrobates fluviatilis complex (Acariformes, Hydrachnidia, Hygrobatidae). Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2017, vol. 22, iss. 9, pp. 1327–1337. http://dx.doi.org/10.11158/saa.22.9.4