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+30 2810 394065
Lab phone number: 
+30 2810 39 4066, -4070, -4421
Γ 322B (Biology building)
Ε 314 (Biology building)

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Scientific interests

Effects of environment on the ontogeny, swimming performance and phenotypic plasticity of fish. Patterns of fish ontogeny. Functional responses of fish during critical ontogenetic periods. Quality indices and development of skeletal deformities in reared fish.

Recent publications

  • Sergi E., Orfanakis M., Dimitriadi A., Christou M., Zachopoulou A., Kourkouta Ch., Printzi A., Zervou S.-K., Makridis P., Hiskia A., Koumoundouros G., 2022. Sublethal exposure to Microcystis aeruginosa extracts during embryonic development reduces aerobic swimming capacity in juvenile zebrafish. Aquatic Toxicology 243, 106074.
  • Fragkoulis S., Kerasovitis D., Batargias C., Koumoundouros G., 2021. Body-shape trajectories and their genetic variance component in Gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.). Scientific Reports, 11, 16964.
  • Printzi A., Kourkouta Ch., Fragkoulis S., Dimitriadi A., Geladakis G., Orfanakis M., Mazurais D., Zambonino-Infante, J.-L., Koumoundouros G., 2021.  Balancing between Artemia and microdiet usage for normal skeletal development in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Journal of Fish Diseases, 44, 1689-1696.
  • Geladakis G., Somarakis S., Koumoundouros G., 2021. Differences in otolith shape and fluctuating-asymmetry between reared and wild Gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata Linnaeus, 1758). Journal of Fish Biology, 98:277–286.
  • Dimitriadi A., Papaefthimiou C., Genizegkini E., Sampsonidis I., Kalogiannis S., Feidantsis K., Bobori D.C., Kastrinaki G., Koumoundouros G., Lambropoulou D.A., Kyzas G.Z., Bikiaris D.N., 2021. Adverse effects polystyrene microplastics exert on zebrafish heart - molecular to individual level. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 416, 125969.
  • Kourkouta Ch., Printzi A., Geladakis G., Mitrizakis N., Papandroulakis N., Koumoundouros G., 2021. Long lasting effects of early temperature exposure on the swimming performance and skeleton development of metamorphosing Gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) larvae. Scientific Reports, 11, Article number: 8787.
  • Fragkoulis S., Economou I., Moukas G., Koumoundouros G., Batargias C. 2020. Caudal fin abnormalities in Gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.) have a strong genetic variance component. Journal of Fish Diseases, 43: 825–828.