Dr. Patrizia Maiorano

Department of Earth Sciences

University of Bari, Italy



1996 Ph.D., University of Bari, Italy, Paleontology

Publications (Selected)

  1. Giordano, R., Caggianelli, A., Sulpizio, R., Balestrieri, M.L., Maiorano, P., Solari, L. - Magmatic and geodynamic significance of two volcaniclastic deposits in the Oligo-Miocene successions of the Southern Apennines (Italy). Italian Journal of Geosciences, 136 (2), pp. 157-170.
  2. Simon, Q., Bourlès, D.L., Bassinot, F., Nomade, S., Marino, M., Ciaranfi, N., Girone, A., Maiorano, P., Thouveny, N., Choy, S., Dewilde, F., Scao, V., Isguder, G., Blamart, D. - Authigenic 10Be/9Be ratio signature of the Matuyama–Brunhes boundary in the Montalbano Jonico marine succession. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 460, pp. 255-267.
  3. Maiorano, P., Bertini, A., Capolongo, D., Eramo, G., Gallicchio, S., Girone, A., Pinto, D., Toti, F., Ventruti, G., Marino, M. - Climate signatures through Marine Isotope Stage 19 in the Montalbano Jonico section (Southern Italy): A land–sea perspective. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 461, pp. 341-361.
  4. Maiorano, P., Girone, A., Marino, M., Kucera, M., Pelosi, N. - Sea surface water variability during the Mid-Brunhes inferred from calcareous plankton in the western Mediterranean (ODP Site 975). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 459, pp. 229-248.
  5. Giannandrea, P., Loiacono, F., Maiorano, P., Lirer, F., Puglisi, D. - Geological map of the eastern sector of the Gorgoglione Basin (southern Italy). Italian Journal of Geosciences, 135 (1), pp. 120-141.
  6. Marino, M., Aiello, G., Barra, D., Bertini, A., Gallicchio, S., Girone, A., La Perna, R., Lirer, F., Maiorano, P., Petrosino, P., Quivelli, O., Toti, F., Ciaranfi, N. - The Montalbano Jonico section (south italy) as a reference for the early/middle pleistocene boundary. Alpine and Mediterranean Quaternary, 29 (2), pp. 123-135.
  7. Maiorano, P., Marino, M., Balestra, B., Flores, J.-A., Hodell, D.A., Rodrigues, T. Coccolithophore variability from the Shackleton Site (IODP Site U1385) through MIS 16-10. Global and Planetary Change, 133, pp. 35-48.
  8. Petrosino, P., Jicha, B.R., Mazzeo, F.C., Ciaranfi, N., Girone, A., Maiorano, P., Marino, M. The Montalbano Jonico marine succession: An archive for distal tephra layers at the Early-Middle Pleistocene boundary in southern Italy. Quaternary International, 383, pp. 89-103.
  9. Marino, M., Bertini, A., Ciaranfi, N., Aiello, G., Barra, D., Gallicchio, S., Girone, A., La Perna, R., Lirer, F., Maiorano, P., Petrosino, P., Toti, F. Paleoenvironmental and climatostratigraphic insights for Marine Isotope Stage 19 (Pleistocene) at the Montalbano Jonico succession, South Italy. Quaternary International, 383, pp. 104-115.
  10. Marino, M., Maiorano, P., Tarantino, F., Voelker, A., Capotondi, L., Girone, A., Lirer, F., Flores, J.-A., Naafs, B.D.A. Coccolithophores as proxy of seawater changes at orbital-to-millennial scale during middle Pleistocene Marine Isotope Stages 14-9 in North Atlantic core MD01-2446. Paleoceanography, 29 (6), pp. 518-532.
  11. Girone, A., Maiorano, P., Marino, M., Kucera, M. - Calcareous plankton response to orbital and millennial-scale climate changes across the Middle Pleistocene in the western Mediterranean. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 392, pp. 105-116.
  12. Maiorano, P., Tarantino, F., Marino, M., Girone, A. - A paleoecological and paleobiogeographic evaluation of Helicosphaera inversa (Gartner) Theodoridis and the diachrony of its First Occurrence. Marine Micropaleontology, 104, pp. 14-24.
  13. Girone, A., Capotondi, L., Ciaranfi, N., Di Leo, P., Lirer, F., Maiorano, P., Marino, M., Pelosi, N., Pulice, I. Paleoenvironmental changes at the lower Pleistocene Montalbano Jonico section (southern
  14. Italy): Global versus regional signals. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 371, pp. 62-79.
  15. Maiorano, P., Tarantino, F., Marino, M., De Lange, G.J. - Paleoenvironmental conditions at Core KC01B (Ionian Sea) through MIS 13-9: Evidence from calcareous nannofossil assemblages. Quaternary International, 288, pp. 97-111.
  16. Giannandrea, P., Loiacono, F., Maiorano, P., Lirer, F., Puglisi, D. - Unconformity-bounded stratigraphic units approach to a siliciclastic turbidite basin: The eastern part of Miocene Gorgoglione Flysch (Southern Apennines, Italy). Rendiconti Online Società Geologica Italiana, 21 (PART 2), pp. 902-904.
  17. Gallicchio, S., Festa, V., Maiorano, P., Moretti, M., Tropeano, M. The Sheet 407 "san Bartolomeo in Galdo": New data on geologic knowledge of the Southern Apennines in the Puglia Region [Il Foglio 407 "san Bartolomeo in Galdo": nuovi dati sulle conoscenze geologiche dell'Appennino meridionale]. Rendiconti Online Societa Geologica Italiana, 12 (SUPPL.), pp. 63-67.
  18. Marino, M., Maiorano, P., Flower, B.P. - Calcareous nannofossil changes during the Mid-Pleistocene Revolution: Paleoecologic and paleoceanographic evidence from North Atlantic Site 980/981. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 306 (1-2), pp. 58-69.
  19. Maiorano, P., Capotondi, L., Ciaranfi, N., Girone, A., Lirer, F., Marino, M., Pelosi, N., Petrosino, P., Piscitelli, A. - Vrica-Crotone and Montalbano Jonico sections: A potential unit-stratotype of the Calabrian Stage. Episodes, 33 (4), pp. 218-233.
  20. Ciaranfi, N., Lirer, F., Lirer, L., Lourens, L.J., Maiorano, P., Marino, M., Petrosino, P., Sprovieri, M., Stefanelli, S., Brilli, M., Girone, A., Joannin, S., Pelosi, N., Vallefuoco, M. - Integrated stratigraphy and astronomical tuning of lower-middle Pleistocene Montalbano Jonico section (southern Italy). Quaternary International, 219 (1-2), pp. 109-120.