Workshop programme


Monday 23 October 2017

9:00 – 11:00      Registration

10:00 – 11:00     Welcome address

11:00 – 13:00     Visit to the scientific and restoration laboratories of the Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione e il Restauro

13:00 – 14:00   Lunch break

Topic 1: Bioerosion of natural and artificial substrates

Chairmen: C. Schönberg, B. Calcinai

14:00 – 14:30    Carbonate dissolution by boring microflora is negatively  impacted by ocean acidification at Ischia (Italy) and Faial (Azores).  Tribollet A., Grange J., Rodolfo-Metalpa R., Carreiro-Silva M.

14:30 – 15:00     Microborer colonization of a live scleractinian coral, across its life stages. Massé A., Domart-Coulon I., Golubic S., Tribollet A.

15:00 – 15:30   Ichnological approach to the study of microendolithic colonization of experimental carbonate substrates. Casoli E., Antonelli F., Sacco Perasso C., Ricci S.

15:30 – 15:35     Rocky coast bioerosion indicators in deep marine settings. Kázmér M.

15:35 – 15:40     Coelocarteria singaporensis – an unexpected bioeroding sponge? Schönberg C.H.L.

15:40 – 15:45     Endolithic fungi in corals: feral tenants in a shared house. Gleason F.H., Larkum A.W.D., Schönberg, C.H.L.

15:45 – 16:10   Coffee break

16:10 – 16:40   Ichnology and paleoecology of carbonate boring habit in the development of marine algae. Golubic S., Tribollet A., Radtke G., Ricci S.

16:40 – 17:10    On echinoid boreholes. Kázmér M.

17:10 – 17:40   Occurrence of boring polychaetes in calcareous panels at Baiae (Naples, Italy). Casoli E., Antonelli F., Sacco Perasso C., Cesaretti A., Gravina M.F., Ricci S.

18:00 – 19:00     Icebreaker

Tuesday 24 October 2017

8:30 – 9:00         Registration

Topic 1: Bioerosion of natural and artificial substrates

Chairmen: G. Radtke, A. Tribollet

9:00 – 9:30        Deep sea bioerosion.  Radtke G., Hook J., Golubic S.

9:30 – 10:00      Assessment of bioerosive processes at Vavvaru Island. Calcinai B., Ponti M., Cremaschi G., Cerrano C.

10:00 – 10:30    Biogeographic and bathymetric distribution of coral-eroding sponges. Schönberg C.H.L., Fang J.K.H., Carballo J.L., Wisshak M., Beuck L.

10:30 – 11:00     Wood bioerosion in the freshwater rivers and reservoirs of the Central Europe: present state of knowledge. Mikuláš R., Genise J.F., Stachacz M.

11:00 – 11: 30   Coffee break

11:30 – 12:00    Bioerosion patterns in a polar carbonate factory (Mosselbukta, Svalbard). Meyer N., Wisshak M., Freiwald A.

12:00 – 12:30    Chronosequence of bioweathering processes in erosion of glacier forefield moraines. de los Ríos A., Pérez-Ortega S., Lee K., García del Cura, Mª A., Pointing S., Ascaso C.

12:30 – 13:00     The future of bioerosion. Schönberg C.H.L., Wisshak M., Fang J.K.H., Kennedy E., Carreiro-Silva M., Tribollet A.

13:00 – 14:00   Lunch break

Topic 2: Bioerosion and Cultural Heritage

Chairmen: B. Davidde Petriaggi,  M. Romagnoli

14:00 – 14:30   Revealing and control of biodeteriogens in outdoor fountains. Rotolo V., Di Carlo E., Barresi G., Lombardo G., Palla F.

14:30 – 15:00    Wind driven rain as relevant bioclimatic factor affecting the biological colonization in the Pompeii archaeological site (Italy). Traversetti L., Bartoli F., Caneva G.

15:00 – 15:30    Lichen-related weathering processes on the Roccia della Mappa di Bedolina in the Archaeological Park of Seradina and Bedolina, Valle Camonica, Italy. Favero-Longo S.E., Roccardi A., Ruggiero M.G.

15:30 – 16:00     Coffee break

16:00 – 16:30   The English Cemetery of Florence (Italy). Effects of biofilms and lichens on stones and evaluation of different methods for their removal. Mascalchi M., Orsini C., Pinna D., Riminesi C., Salvadori B.

16:30 – 17:00    Euendolithic black meristematic fungi isolated on a marble statue from the Quirinale  Palace’s Gardens in Rome, Italy. De Leo F., Antonelli F., Pietrini A.M., Ricci S., Urzì C.

17:00 – 17:30    Ichnocoenosis found in stone artefacts recovered from ancient shipwrecks of the Mediterranean Sea. Ricci S., Antonelli F., Sacco Perasso C., Lazzarini L.

Wednesday 25 October 2017

9:00 – 9:30         Registration

Topic 2: Bioerosion and Cultural Heritage

Chairmen: G. Caneva, F. De Leo

9:30 – 10:00       Epilithic and endolithic sponges of archaeological marble statues recovered in Blue Grotto (Capri, Italy) and in the Antikythera shipwreck (Greece). Calcinai B., Sacco Perasso C., Ricci S., Davidde Petriaggi B.

10:00 – 10:30    The case study of borer Polychaetes of submerged mosaic floors in the Underwater Archaeological Park of Baiae (Naples, Italy). Ricci S., Davidde Petriaggi B., Antonelli F., Sacco Perasso C., Cesaretti A., Casoli E., Gravina, M.F.

10:30 – 11:00     Microbial degradation of archaeological bone. Eriksen A.M., Matthiesen H., Collins M., Gregory D., Gilbert T.

11:00 – 11:30     Coffee break

11:30 – 12:00    Study of the bioerosion of Phoenician elephant tusks from the shipwreck of Bajo de la Campana: lots of hypotheses, few certainties. Ricci S., Davidde Petriaggi B., Antonelli F., Buendía Ortuño M.

12:00 – 12:30     Bioerosion of the water gates of the Doge’s Palace in Venice (Italy). Tagliapietra D., Sigovini M., Keppel E., Guarneri I., Palanti S., Veronese N., Abbate A.

12:30 – 12:35     Killing and removing lichens from the stone cultural heritage: efficacy issues and effects on stone properties. Favero-Longo S.E., Benesperi R., Bianchi E., Giordani P., Loppi S., Matteucci E., Paoli L., Ravera S., Vannini A., Roccardi A.

12:35 – 12:40     Roots in hypogeal environment: case studies. Altieri A., Galotta G.

12:40 -12:45       Submerged roman mosaics: a suitable habitat for boring and nestling sipunculans. Antonelli F., Ricci S., Sacco Perasso C., Davidde Petriaggi B.

12:45 – 14:00     Lunch break

Topic 3:  Bioerosion in Paleoecology, Paleontology and Paleoichnology

Chairmen: A. David, M. Wisshak

14:00 – 14:30   Complex life cycles leave complex boring traces: the case of Conchocelichnus seilacheri Radtke et al. (Bangiales, Rhodophyta). Radtke G., Campbell S. E., Golubic S.

14:30 – 15:00    Exceptional preservation of the endolithic trace fossil Dendrina belemniticola Mägdefrau, 1937 in the Upper Maastrichtian greensand of Nasiłów (Central Poland). Schnick H.H.

15:00 – 15:30    Rogerella-Gastrochaenolites ichnoassemblage: colonization trends and environmental controls in a Pliocene bioeroded rocky-shore (Senhora da Vitória, Central West Portugal). Santos A., Mayoral E., Siva C.M.D., Cachão M.

15:30 – 16:00   Coffee break

16:00 – 16:30   Classical and new bioerosion trace fossils in Cretaceous belemnite guards characterised via micro-CT. Wisshak M., Titschack J., Kahl W.A., Girod P.

16:30 – 17:00    A new vermetid gastropod boring from the Miocene rocky coast of Poland. Uchman A., Stachacz M., Salamon K.

17:00 – 17:30     Traces of bioerosion in the Triassic Placunopsis buildups of the central and western Europe. Uchman A., Szulc J., Hagdorn H.

Thursday 26 October 2017

8:00 – 18:30    Intra-workshop field trip – Villa and Grotto of Tiberius, National Archaeological Museum “Grotta di Tiberio” (Sperlonga, Latina)

20:30                Social dinner

Friday 27 October 2017

Topic 3:  Bioerosion in Paleoecology, Paleontology and Paleoichnology

Chairmen: A. Uchman, S. Golubic

9:30 – 10:00      Bioerosion on marine bivalve shells from the Cretaceous of northeastern Mexico. Gómez Ruiz M., Chacón-Baca E., Torres de la Cruz F., Hernandez-Ocaña I.

10:00 – 10:30   Analysis of bioerosion in Late Cenozoic oyster, pectinid and balanid shells from the Altavilla Milicia section, Sicily, Italy. David A., Garilli V., Dominici S., Fodor R.

10:30 – 11:00     Selected applications of extended depth of field (EDF) to visualize bioerosion surface features at macro and micro scales. Goldstein D.H., Smith M.R., Merle D.

11:00 – 11: 30  Coffee break

11: 30 – 12:00    Boring activity of symbiotic microorganisms in Cenomanian and Paleocene corals: preliminary results. Salamon K.

12:00 – 12: 05    Bioerosion analysis of Rose Bengal colored benthic foraminifera from sea-grass meadows in Red Sea. Čvirik R.

12: 05 – 12:10   Macrobioerosion in marine molluscs in the south of Buenos Aires (Argentina) during the Late Pleistocene (MIS 5e). Charó M.P., Cavallotto J.L., Aceñolaza G.

12:10 – 12:15     Bioerosion on marine molluscs in Isla Jabalí (north of Patagonia, Argentina). Charó M.P., Aceñolaza G., Cavallotto J.L.

12:15 – 12:20     Application of fluorescence microscopy and some other methods in revealing microborings in fossil corals. Salamon K., Kołodziej B.

12:20 – 12:25    Microbioerosion on a Late Cretaceous mosasaur fall from Antarctica. Talevi M., Brezina S.S.

12:25 – 12:30    Endolithic bioerosion in cephalopods from the upper Carboniferous Buckhorn Asphalt Quarry Lagerstätte (Oklahoma, USA). Seuss B., Nützel A. (Wisshak M.)

12:30 – 12:35     An annotated list of bioerosion ichnotaxa – a call for feedback from the bioerosion research community. Wisshak M., Knaust D., Bertling M.

12:35 – 13:40    Lunch break

13:40 – 16:30   Roundtable discussions

16: 30 – 17:00    Coffee break

17:00 – 17:30   Final words