Publications Roger Villanueva

Scientific papers

  • Xavier, J.C.,Allcock, A.L., Cherel, Y, Lipinski, M.R., Pierce G.J., Rodhouse, P.G.K., Rosa R., Shea EK, Strugnell J.M., Vidal E.A.G., Villanueva R., Ziegler A (2015). Future challenges in cephalopod research. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK, 95: 999-1015. View PDF

  • Duró, A.,Pérez, F., Olivas, F.J., Abelló, P. Lombarte, A., Villanueva, R. 2014, Colecciones Biológicas de Referencia (ICM-CSIC): desde la investigación hasta la difusión de la biodiversidad marina. Bol. R. Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. Sec. Biol., 108: 73-78. View PDF

  • Vidal, E.A.G., Villanueva, R., Andrade, J.P., Gleadall, I.G., Iglesias, J., Koueta, N., Rosas, C., Segawa, S., Albertin, B.C., Caamal-Monsreal, C., Chimal, M.E., Edsinger-Gonzales, E., Franco-Santos R.M., Gallardo, P., Grasse, B., Le Pabic, C., Pascual, C., Roumbedakis, K., Wood, J. (2014) Cephalopod culture: current status of main biological models and research priorities. Advances in Marine Biology 67:1-98 View PDF
     
  • Fiorito, G.,  Affuso, A.,  Anderson, D.B.,  Basil, J., Bonnaud, L., Botta, G.,  Cole, A.,  D'Angelo, L.,  De Girolamo, P., Dennison, N.,  Dickel, L., Di Cosmo, A.,  Di Cristo, C., Gestal, C.,  Fonseca, R., Grasso, F.,  Kristiansen, T.,  Kuba, M.,  Maffucci, F., Manciocco, A.,  Mark, F.C.,  Melillo, D., Osorio, D.,  Palumbo, A.,  Perkins, K.,  Ponte, G.,  Raspa, M.,  Shashar, N., Smith, J.,  Smith, D., Sykes, A.,  Villanueva, R.,  Tublitz, N.,  Zullo, L.,  Andrews, P. (2014) Cephalopods in neuroscience: Regulations, Research and the 3Rs. Invertebrate Neuroscience, 14: 13-36. View PDF
  • Rosas-Luis, R., Villanueva, R. and Sánchez, P. (2014) Trophic habits of the Ommastrephid squid Illex coindetii and Todarodes sagittatus in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea, Fisheries Research, 152: 21-28. View PDF
  • Robles, V., Martínez-Pastor, F., Petroni, G., Riesco, M.F., Bozzano, A., Villanueva, R. 2013. Cryobiology of cephalopod (Illex coindetii) spermatophores. Cryobiology, 66: 288-294.
  • Villanueva, R., Staaf, D.J., Argüelles, J., Bozzano, A., Camarillo-Coop, S., Nigmatullin, C.M., Petroni, G., Quintana, D., Sakai, M., Sakurai, Y., Salinas-Zavala, C.A. De Silva-Dávila, R.,Tafur, R., Yamashiro, C., Vidal, E.A.G. 2012. A laboratory guide to in vitro fertilization of oceanic squids. Aquaculture, 342-343: 125-133. View PDF

  • Lacoue-Labarthe, T., Villanueva, R., Rouleau, C., Oberhänsli, F., Teyssié, J.-L., Jeffree, R., Bustamante, P., 2011. Radioisotopes demonstrate the contrasting bioaccumulation capacities of heavy metals in embryonic stages of cephalopod species. PLoS ONE. 6, e27653  View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., Quintana, D., Petroni, G., Bozzano, A., 2011. Factors influencing the embryonic development and hatchling size of the oceanic squid Illex coindetii following in vitro fertilization. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 407: 54-62. View PDF
  • Coll M, Piroddi C, Steenbeek J, Kaschner K, Lasram FBR, Aguzzi J, Ballesteros E, Bianchi BN, Corbera J,  Dailianis T, Danovaro R, Estrada M,  Froglia C, Galil BS, Gasol JM, Gertwagen R, Gil J, Guilhaumon F, Kesner-Reyes K, Kitsos MS, Koukouras A, Lampadariou N, Laxamana E,  López-Fé de la Cuadra CM, Lotze HK,  Martin D, Mouillot D, Oro D, Raicevich S, Rius-Barile J, Saiz-Salinas JI, San Vicente C, Somot S, Templado J, Turon X, Vafidis D, Villanueva R, Voultsiadou E. 2010. The biodiversity of the Mediterranean Sea: estimates, patterns, and threats.  PloS ONE, 5: e11842. View PDF
  • Bozzano A, Pankhurst PM, Moltschaniwskyj NA, Villanueva R. 2009. Eye development in southern calamary, Sepioteuthis australis, embryos and hatchlings. Marine Biology, 156: 1359-1373. View PDF
  • Villanueva R,  Escudero JM, Deulofeu R, Bozzano A, Casoliva C. 2009. Vitamin A and E content in early stages of cephalopods and their dietary effects in Octopus vulgaris paralarvae. Aquaculture, 286: 277–282. View PDF
  • Villanueva R and Norman MD. 2008. Biology of the planktonic stages of benthic octopuses. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, 46:105-202. View PDF
  • Iglesias J, Sánchez FJ, Bersano JGF, Carrasco JF, Dhont J, Fuentes L, Linares F, Múñoz JL, Okumura S, Roo J, van der Meeren T, Vidal EAG, Villanueva R. 2007. Rearing of Octopus vulgaris paralarvae: present status, bottlenecks and trends. Aquaculture,166: 1-15. View PDF
  • Moltschaniwskyj NA, Hall K, Lipinski M, Marian JEAR, Nishiguchi M, Sakai M, Shulman D, Sinclair B, Sinn D, Staudinger M, Van Gelderen R, Villanueva R, Warnke K. 2007. Ethical and welfare considerations when using cephalopods as experimental animals. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 17: 455-476. View PDF
  • Villanueva R, Moltschaniwskyj NA, Bozzano A. 2007. Abiotic influences on embryo growth: statoliths as experimental tools in the squid early life history. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 17: 101-110. View PDF
  • Collins MA and Villanueva R. 2006. Taxonomy, ecology and behaviour of the cirrate octopods. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, 44: 277-322. View PDF
  • Villanueva R and Bustamante P. 2006. Composition in essential and non-essential elements of early stages of cephalopods and dietary effects on the elemental profiles of Octopus vulgaris paralarvae. Aquaculture, 261: 225-240. View PDF
  • Villanueva R, Riba J, Ruíz-Capillas C, González AV, Baeta M. 2004. Amino acid composition of early stages of cephalopods and effect of amino acid dietary treatments on Octopus vulgaris paralarvae. Aquaculture, 242: 455-478. View PDF
  • Semmens JM, Pecl GT, Villanueva R, Jouffre D, Sobrino I, Wood JB, Rigby PR. 2004. Understanding octopus growth: patterns, variability and physiology. Marine and Freshwater Research, 55: 367-377. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., Arkhipkin, A., Jereb, P., Lefkaditou, E., Lipinski, M.R., Perales-Raya, C., Riba, J., Rocha, F. 2003. Embryonic life of the loliginid squid Loligo vulgaris: comparison between statoliths of Atlantic and Mediterranean populations. Marine Ecology Progress Series 253: 197-208. View PDF
  • Navarro, J. C. and R. Villanueva. 2003. The fatty acid composition of Octopus vulgaris paralarvae reared with live and inert food: deviation from their natural fatty acid profile. Aquaculture, 219: 613-631. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., M. A. Collins, P. Sánchez and N. A. Voss. 2002. Systematics, distribution and biology of the cirrate octopods of the genus Opisthoteuthis  (Mollusca, Cephalopoda) in the Atlantic Ocean, with description of two new species. Bulletin of Marine Science,  71: 933-985. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., N. Koueta, J. Riba and E. Boucaud-Camou. 2002. Growth and proteolytic activity of Octopus vulgaris  paralarvae with different food rations during first-feeding, using Artemia nauplii and compound diets. Aquaculture, 205: 269-286. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 2000. Observations on the behaviour of the cirrate octopod Opisthoteuthis grimaldii  (Cephalopoda). Journal  of  the Marine  Biological Association of the United  Kingdom, 80: 555-556. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 2000. Differential increment-deposition rate in embryonic statoliths of the loliginid squid  Loligo vulgaris. Marine Biology  137: 161-168. View PDF
  • Parra, G., R. Villanueva and M. Yúfera. 2000. Respiration rates in late eggs and early hachlings of the common octopus, Octopus vulgaris. Journal  of  the Marine  Biological Association of the United  Kingdom,  80: 557-558. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 2000. Effect of temperature on statolith growth of the European squid Loligo vulgaris  during early life. Marine Biology , 136: 449-460. View PDF
  • Navarro, J. C. and R. Villanueva. 2000. Lipid and fatty acid composition of early stages of cephalopods: an approach to their lipid requirements. Aquaculture, 183: 161-177. View PDF
  • Guerra, A., R. Villanueva, K. N. Nesis and J. Bedoya. 1998. Redescription of the deep-sea cirrate octopod Cirroteuthis magna  Hoyle 1885, and considerations on the genus Cirroteuthis (Mollusca: Cephalopoda). Bulletin  of  Marine Science, 63: 51-81. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. and B. Molí. 1997. Validation of the otolith increment deposition ratio using alizarin marks in juveniles of the sparid fishes Diplodus vulgaris and D. puntazzo. Fisheries Research,  30: 257-260. View PDF
  • Navarro, J. C. and R. Villanueva. 2000. Lipid and fatty acid composition of early stages of cephalopods: an approach to their lipid requirements. Aquaculture, 183: 161-177. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., M. Segonzac and A. Guerra. 1997. Locomotion modes of deep-sea cirrate octopods (Cephalopoda) based on observations from video recordings on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Marine Biology, 129:  113-122. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., C. Nozais and S. v. Boletzky. 1997. Swimming behaviour and food searching in planktonic Octopus vulgaris  Cuvier from hatching to settlement. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 208:  169-184. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 1995. Experimental rearing and growth of planktonic Octopus vulgaris  from hatching to settlement. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 52: 2639-2650. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., C. Nozais and S. v. Boletzky. 1995. The planktonic life of octopuses. Nature, 377: 107. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 1994. Decapod crab zoeae as food for rearing cephalopod paralarvae. Aquaculture, 128: 143-152. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. and P. Sánchez. 1993. Cephalopods of the Benguela Current off Namibia: new additions and considerations on the genus Lycoteuthis. Journal of Natural History, 27: 15-46. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 1993. Diet and mandibular growth of Octopus magnificus  (Cephalopoda). South African Journal of  Marine Science, 13: 121-126. View PDF
  • Gili, J. M., P. Abelló and R. Villanueva. 1993. Epibionts and intermoult duration in the crab Bathynectes  piperitus. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 98: 107-113. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 1992. Continuous spawning in the cirrate octopods Opisthoteuthis agassizii and O.vossi: features of sexual maturation defining a reproductive strategy in cephalopods. Marine Biology, 114: 265-275. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 1992. Deep-sea cephalopods of the north-western Mediterranean: indications of up-slope ontogenetic migration in two bathybenthic species. Journal of Zoology, 227: 267-276. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 1992. Interannual growth differences in the oceanic squid Todarodes angolensis Adam in the  northern Benguela upwelling  system,  based on statolith growth increment analysis. Journal of Experimental Marine  Biology and Ecology, 159: 157-177. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., P. Sánchez and M.A.C. Roeleveld. 1991. Octopus magnificus  (Cephalopoda: Octopodidae), a new species of large octopod from the southeastern Atlantic. Bulletin  of Marine Science, 49:  39-56. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. and A. Guerra. 1991. Food and prey detection in two deep-sea cephalopods: Opisthoteuthis agassizii and O. vossi (Octopoda: Cirrata). Bulletin of Marine Science, 49: 288-299. View PDF
  • Abelló, P., R. Villanueva and J. M.  Gili. 1990. Epibiosis in deep-sea crab populations as indicator of biological and behavioural  characteristics of the host. Journal  of  the Marine  Biological Association of the United  Kingdom, 70: 687-695.  View PDF

Book Chapters

  • Boletzky, S.v. and Villanueva, R. (2014) Cephalopod Biology. In: Iglesias J. et al., eds. Cephalopod Culture. Springer Netherlands, pp 3-16. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., Sykes, A.V.; Vidal, E.A.G., Rosas, C., Nabhitabhata, J., Fuentes, L. and Iglesias, J. (2014). Current status and future challenges in cephalopod culture. In: Iglesias et al. eds. Cephalopod Culture. Springer Netherlands, pp 479-489 View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 2008. Los Cefalópodos. In: E. Macpherson, A. Garcia-Rubies, M. Demestre, R. Villanueva, P. Abelló & M. Ramón, La riqueza de nuestros mares: especies de interés para el sector pesquero español, pp. 643-712. Edita: Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Medio Rural y Marino. Secretaría General del Mar. Madrid, ISBN: 978-84-491-0859-4. View PDF

Book editions

  • Iglesias J, Fuentes L, Villanueva R, (2014) (eds). Cephalopod Culture. Springer  Netherlands,  494 p., ISBN 978-94-017-8647-8.

Other Publications

  • Fernández-Álvarez FA, Cuesta-Torralvo E, Roig L, Valls G, Martins CPP, Mirabel  JV, Quintana D, Sánchez P, Vidal EAG, Villanueva R. 2015. Las primeras etapas de vida de los calamares oceánicos y su estudio a través de fecundación in vitro. La Biothèque. http://www.labiotheque.org/2015/09/calamares-oceanicos.html
  •  Jereb P, D Koutsoubas, P Belcari, GJ. Pierce, R Villanueva, AL Allcock, and E Lefkaditou 2015.  Illex coindetii (Vérany 1839). In: Jereb, P., Allcock, A.L., Lefkaditou, E., Piatkowski, U., Hastie, L.C., and Pierce, G.J. (Eds.) Cephalopod biology and fisheries in Europe: II. Species Accounts. ICES Cooperative Research Report No. 325: 178-192. http://www.ices.dk/sites/pub/Publication%20Reports/Cooperative%20Research%20Report%20(CRR)/crr325/CRR%20325.pdf
  •  Moreno A, E Lefkaditou, JP Robin, J Pereira, AF. González, S Seixas, R Villanueva, GJ. Pierce, AL Allcock, and P Jereb. 2015. Loligo vulgaris Lamarck 1798. In: Jereb, P., Allcock, A.L., Lefkaditou, E., Piatkowski, U., Hastie, L.C., and Pierce, G.J. (Eds.) Cephalopod biology and fisheries in Europe: II. Species Accounts. ICES Cooperative Research Report No. 325: 115-135. http://www.ices.dk/sites/pub/Publication%20Reports/Cooperative%20Research%20Report%20(CRR)/crr325/CRR%20325.pdf
  •  Sánchez, P; R. Villanueva, P. Jereb, Á. Guerra, A. F. González, I. Sobrino, E. Balguerias, J. Pereira, A. Moreno, A. L. Allcock, E. Lefkaditou, G. J. Pierce, J. Iglesias, and U. Piatkowski 2015. Octopus vulgaris Cuvier, 1797 In: Jereb, P., Allcock, A.L., Lefkaditou, E., Piatkowski, U., Hastie, L.C., and Pierce, G.J. (Eds.) Cephalopod biology and fisheries in Europe: II. Species Accounts. ICES Cooperative Research Report No. 325: 14-28. http://www.ices.dk/sites/pub/Publication%20Reports/Cooperative%20Research%20Report%20(CRR)/crr325/CRR%20325.pdf
  • Pierce, G.J., Allcock, A.L., Bruno, I., Bustamante, P., González A., F., Guerra, A., Jereb, P., Lefkaditou, E., Malham, S.K., Moreno, A., Pereira, J., Piatkowski, U., Rasero, M., Sánchez, P., Santos, M.B., Santurtun, M., Seixas, S., Sobrino, I., Villanueva, R., 2010. Cephalopod biology and fisheries in Europe. In: Anderson, E.D. (Ed.), ICES Cooperative Research Report No. 303. International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, Copenhagen, 175 pp. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., Baeta, M. 2009. ¿Cal protegir les masses d’ous de la sèpia? PescaMar  8: 10. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. and M. Segonzac. 2006. Cirrothauma murrayi  Chun, 1911 and Grimpoteuthis Robson 1932 (p:167-169). In: Handbook of deep-sea hydrothermal vent fauna.  (Desbruyères D, Segonzac M, Bright M, eds). Denisia 18,  544 p. View PDF
  • Navarro, J.C. and R. Villanueva 2001. The fatty acids of early stages of Octopus vulgaris. C.I. Hendry, G. Van Stappen, M. Wille and P. Sorgeloos (Eds.). European Aquaculture Society Special Publication No. 30. Oostende, Belgium. 420-423. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. and M. Segonzac. 1997. Cirrothauma murrayi  Chun, 1911, p. 156. In: Handbook of deep-sea hydrothermal vent fauna.  (D. Desbruyères and M. Segonzac, eds.). IFREMER, Brest. 279 p. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R., C. Nozais y S. v. Boletzky. 1996. La vida planctónica de los pulpos. Investigación y Ciencia, 236: 32-34. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. 1995. Distribution and abundance of bathyal sepiolids (Mollusca: Cephalopoda) in the northwestern Mediterranean. Bulletin  de  l'Institut  Océanographique, 16: 19-26. View PDF
  • Sánchez, P. and R. Villanueva. 1991.  Morphometrics and some aspects of biology of Sepia australis in Namibian waters. In: "The cuttlefish." (E. Boucaud-Camou, ed.). Université de  Caen. p. 105-115. View PDF
  • Sánchez, P. and R. Villanueva. 1989. Distribution and abundance of three species of cephalopod sepioids in Namibian waters. Collection  of Scientific Papers  International  Commission for the South East Atlantic Fisheries, 16: 151-160. View PDF
  • Villanueva, R. and P. Sánchez. 1989. Some data on the biology of the squid Todarodes  angolensis (Cephalopoda: Ommastrephidae) in Namibian waters. Sellected Papers of the International  Commission  of  the  South  East  Atlantic Fisheries, 1: 17-22. View PDF