Daniela Marić Pfannkuchen

Daniela Marić Pfannkuchen


Research associate
+385 52 804 760



G. Paliaga 5, Rovinj 52210

list of publications


2013- PhD Oceanology

University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Geology

2004 - Diploma in Biology

Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics,University of Trieste, Italy,


2009 Potentially toxic diatomsfrom genus Pseudo-nitzschia in theNorthern Adriatic (SYNTHESYS Project DE-TAF-5466); Leader; European CommunityResearch Infrastructure Action under the FP7 "Capacities" Program

2013.  The ultrastructure of Diatoms speciation. (SYNTHESYS DE-TAF-4112); Leader; European CommunityResearch Infrastructure Action under the FP7 "Capacities" Program

Featured Publications

Marić, D.,Frka, S., Godrijan, J., Tomažić, I., Penezić, A., Djakovac, T., Vojvodić, V., Precali, R., Gašparović, B. (2013) Organic matter production during late summer-winter period in a temperate sea, Continental shelf research, 55, 52-65.

Marić, D.,Kraus, R., Godrijan, J., Supić, N., Đakovac, T., Precali, R. (2012) Phytoplankton response to climatic and anthropogenic influences in the north‑eastern Adriatic during the last four decades. Estuarine, coastal and shelf science, 115, 98-112.

Marić, D.,Ljubešić, Z., Godrijan, J., Viličić, D., Ujević, I., Precali, R. (2011): Blooms of the potentially toxic diatomPseudo-nitzschia callianthaLundholm, Moestrup & Hasle in coastal waters of the northern Adriatic Sea (Croatia). Estuar., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 92, 323-331.

Pfannkuchen, M., Godrijan, J.,Marić Pfannkuchen, D., Iveša, Lj., Kružić, P., Ciminiello, P., Dell’Aversano, C., Dello Iacovo, E., Fattorusso, E., Forino, M., Tartaglione, L., Godrijan, M. (2012) Toxin producingOstreopsiscf.ovataare likely to bloom undetected along coastal areas. Environmental science & technology 46, 5574-5582.

Ivančić, I., Godrijan, J., Pfannkuchen, M., Marić, D., Gašparović, B., Djakovac, T., Najdek, M., (2012) Survival mechanisms of phytoplankton in conditions of stratification induced deprivation of orthophosphate: Northern Adriatic case study. Limnology and oceanography 57, 1721–1731.

Godrijan, J.,Marić, D., Imešek, M., Janeković, I., Schweikert, M., Pfannkuchen, M. 2012. Diversity, occurrence, and habitats of the diatom genusBacteriastrum(Bacillariophyta) in the northern Adriatic Sea, with the description ofB. jadranumsp. nov. Botanica Marina. 55(4):415-426

Ljubešić, Z., Bosak, S., Viličić, D., Kralj Borojević, K., Marić, D., Godrijan, J., Ujević, I., Peharec, P. and Đakovac T. (2011). Ecology and taxonomy of potentially toxic Pseudo-nitzschia species in Lim Bay (northeastern Adriatic Sea).Harmful Algal Blooms, 10, 713-722.

Membership in professional associations / societies

2009 -British Phycological Society, www.brphycsoc.org 

2009 -Croatian Biological Society, www.hbd1885.hr