Mgr. Paolo Biella, Ph.D.

Job Position: Former employee - Department of Biodiversity and Conservation Biology

Contact details

Phone: +420 387775367

Total found: 20 records
Biella P., Akter A., Munoz-Pajares A.J., Federici G., Galimberti A., Jersáková J., Labra M., Mangili F., Tommasi N., Mangili L. (2021) Investigating pollination strategies in disturbed habitats: the case of the narrow-endemic toadflax Linaria tonzigii (Plantaginaceae) on mountain screes. Plant Ecology 222 : 511-523.
DOI: 10.1007/s11258-021-01123-7
Biella P., Akter A., Ollerton J., Nielsen A., Klečka J. (2020) An empirical attack tolerance test alters the structure and species richness of plant-pollinator networks. Functional Ecology 34 : 2246-2258.
DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13642
Biella P., Akter A., Ollerton J., Tarrant S., Janeček Š., Jersáková J., Klečka J. (2019) Experimental loss of generalist plants reveals alterations in plant-pollinator interactions and a constrained flexibility of foraging Scientific Reports 9 : article number: 7376.
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-43553-4
Biella P., Tommasi N., Akter A., Guzzetti L., Klečka J., Sandionigi A., Labra M., Galimberti A. (2019) Foraging strategies are maintained despite workforce reduction: A multidisciplinary survey on the pollen collected by a social pollinator. PLoS ONE 14 : e0224037.
DOI: 10.1371/journal. pone.0224037
Martinet Baptiste, Brasero N., Lecocq T., Biella P., Valterova I., Michez Denis, Rasmont Pierre (2018) Adding attractive semio-chemical trait refines the taxonomy of Alpinobombus (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Apidologie 1-14.
Brasero N., Martinet B., Lecocq T., Lhomme P., Biella P., Valterová I., Urbanová K., Cornalba M., Hines H., Rasmont P. (2018) The cephalic labial gland secretions of two socially parasitic bumblebees Bombus hyperboreus (alpinobombus) and Bombus inexspectatus (thoracobombus) question their inquiline strategy. Insect Science 25 : 75-86.
DOI: 10.1111/1744-7917.12408
Klečka J., Hadrava J., Biella P., Akter A. (2018) Flower visitation by hoverflies (Diptera: Syrphidae) in a temperate plant-pollinator network. PeerJ 6 : e6025.
DOI: 10.7717/peerj.6025
Martinet B., Lecocq T., Brasero N., Biella P., Urbanová K., Valterová I., Cornalba M., Gjershaugh J.O., Michez D., Rasmont P. (2018) Following the Cold: Geographic Differentiation between Interglacial Refugia and Speciation in Arcto-Alpine Species Complex Bombus monticola (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Systematic Entomology 43 : 200-217.
DOI: 10.1111/syen.12268
Munoz-Pajares A.J., Perfectti F., Loureiro J., Abdelaziz M., Biella P., Castro M., Castro S., Gómez J.M. (2018) Niche differences may explain the geographic distribution of cytotypes in Erysimum mediohispanicum. Plant Biology 20 : 139-147 (supplement).
DOI: 10.1111/plb.12605
Akter A., Biella P., Klečka J. (2017) Effects of small-scale clustering of flowers on pollinator foraging behaviour and flower visitation rate. PLOS ONE 12 : e0187976.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187976
Biella P., Bogliani G., Cornalba M., Manino A., Neumayer J., Porporato M., Rasmont P., Milanesi P. (2017) Distribution patterns of the cold adapted bumblebee Bombus alpinus in the Alps and hints of an uphill shift (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Apidae). Journal of Insect Conservation 21 : 357–366.
DOI: 10.1007/s10841-017-9983-1
Biella P., Ollerton J., Barcella M., Assini S. (2017) Network analysis of phenological units to detect important species in plant-pollinator assemblages: can it inform conservation strategies? Community Ecology 18 : 1-10.
DOI: 10.1556/168.2017.18.1.1
Biella P., Avesani D., Pont A. (2016) New records of flower-visiting Muscidae (Diptera) from the Ligurian Apennines of Italy. Studia dipterologica 22 : 51-55.
Volf M., Redmond C. M., Albert Á., Le Bagousse-Pinguet Y., Biella P., Götzenberger L., Hrázský Z., Janeček Š., Klimešová J., Lepš J., Šebelíková L., Vlasatá T., De Bello F. (2016) Effects of long- and short-term management on the functional structure of meadows through species turnover and intraspecific trait varibility. Oecologia 180 : 941-950.
DOI: 10.1007/s00442-016-3548-y
Biella P. (2015) Bombus (Alpinobombus) alpinus in the Italian Central Alps (Hymenoptera Apidae Bombinae). Il Naturalista Valtellinese 25 : 69-72.
Biella P., Assini S., Barcella M., Ollerton J. (2014) Reproduction, modularity and important species of mt. Lesima grasslands (Northern Apennine): a season-wide network analysis. Communication at 1st International Meeting on Plant Reproduction, Bologna 15-16 September, 2014
Biella P., Assini S., Barcella M., Ollerton J. (2014) Reproduction, stability and important species of M. Lesima grasslands (Northern Apennine): a network analysis. Poster at 109° congress of the Società Botanica Italiana, 2-5 September 2014, Firenze, Italy.
Biella P., Groppali R. (2014) Campylomorphus homalisinus (Elateridae): a new species for Lombardy (Italy), with notes on its ecology, distribution and biogeography. Biodiversity Data Journal 2 : e1075.
DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.2.e1075
Nola P., Biella P., Assini S., Bracco F. (2014) Quercus robur L. tree-ring anatomy and dendroclimatology: an image analysis approach. Poster at 109° congress of the Società Botanica Italiana, 2-5 September 2014, Firenze, Italy.
Biella P., Ollerton J. (2013) Local Bombus assemblages: a preliminary comparison of the Western Palaearctic and the Nearctic-Neotropics. Poster at UK and Ireland Bumblebees Conservation workshop, 2013.


Biology Centre CAS
Institute of Entomology
Branišovská 1160/31
370 05 České Budějovice

Staff search