Donato Romano

 Romano , Donato

Telephone: 
+39 050 88 3xxx



Ph.D. Student


Selected Publications: 

Peer-review papers

- Romano, D., Canale, A., & Benelli, G. (2015). Do right-biased boxers do it better? Population-level asymmetry of aggressive displays enhances fighting success in blowflies. Behavioural processes, 113, 159-162.

- Benelli, G., Desneux, N., Romano, D., Conte, G., Messing, R. H., & Canale, A. (2015). Contest experience enhances aggressive behaviour in a fly: when losers learn to win. Scientific reports, 5.

- Benelli, G., Romano, D., Messing, R. H., & Canale, A. (2015). Population-level lateralized aggressive and courtship displays make better fighters not lovers: evidence from a fly. Behavioural processes, 115, 163-168.

- Benelli, G., Romano, D., Desneux, N., Messing, R. H., & Canale, A. (2015). Sex differences in fighting-induced hyperaggression in a fly. Animal Behaviour, 104, 165-174.

- Benelli, G., Donati, E., Romano, D., Stefanini, C., Messing, R. H., & Canale, A. (2015). Lateralisation of aggressive displays in a tephritid fly. The Science of Nature, 102(1-2), 1-9.

- Benelli, G., Romano, D., Messing, R. H., & Canale, A. (2015). First report of behavioural lateralisation in mosquitoes: right-biased kicking behaviour against males in females of the Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes albopictus. Parasitology research, 114(4), 1613-1617.

- Canale, A., Benelli, G., Germinara, G.S., Fusini, G., Romano, D., Rapalini, F., Desneux, N., Rotundo, G., Raspi, A., Carpita, A. (2015). Behavioural and electrophysiological response to overlooked female pheromone components in the olive fruit fly, Bactrocera oleae (Diptera: Tephritidae). Chemoecology, 25, 147-157.