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Brief description of the main scopes: 

- Phytoplankton ecology
- Functional concepts: functional traits & groups
- Functional diversity
- River and lake plankton

Main profile in keywords: 
Phytoplankton functional ecology
Selected publications: 


Abonyi A., Ács É., Hidas A., Grigorszky I., Várbíró G., Borics G. & Kiss K.T. (2018): Functional diversity of phytoplankton highlights long-term gradual regime shift in the middle section of the Danube River due to global warming, human impacts and oligotrophication Freshwater Biology, Early view, doi: 10.1111/fwb.13084 More ››
Abonyi A; Horváth Zs; Ptacnik R (2018): Functional richness outperforms taxonomic richness in predicting ecosystem functioning in natural phytoplankton communities Freshwater Biology 63(2):178–186 doi:10.1111/fwb.13051. More ››
Várbíró G., Padisák J., Nagy-László Z., Abonyi A., Stanković I., Gligora Udovič M., B-Béres V. & Borics G. (2018): How length of light exposure shapes the development of riverine algal biomass in temperate rivers? Hydrobiologia, 809, 53–63. More ››


Bolgovics Á., Várbíró G., Ács É., Trábert Z., Kiss K.T., Pozderka V., Görgényi J., Boda P., Lukács B.A., Nagy-László Z., Abonyi A. & Borics G. (2017): Phytoplankton of rhithral rivers: its origin, diversity and possible use for quality-assessment Ecological Indicators, 81, 587-596. More ››


Borics, G., Abonyi, A., Várbíró, G., PadisáK, J. and T-Krasznai, E. (2015): Lake stratification in the Carpathian basin and its interesting biological consequences Inland Waters, 5, 173-186. More ››


Abonyi, A., Leitão, M., Stanković, I., Borics, G., Várbíró, G. and Padisák, J. (2014): A large river (River Loire, France) survey to compare phytoplankton functional approaches: Do they display river zones in similar ways? Ecological Indicators, 46, 11-22. More ››


Abonyi, A., Leitão, M., Lançon, A. M. and Padisák, J. (2012): Phytoplankton functional groups as indicators of human impacts along the River Loire (France) Hydrobiologia, 698, 233-249. More ››


Borics, G., Abonyi, A., Krasznai, E., Várbíró, G., Grigorszky, I., Szabó, S., Deák, C. and Tóthmérész, B. (2011): Small-scale patchiness of the phytoplankton in a lentic oxbow Journal of Plankton Research, 33, 973-981 More ››


Krasznai, E., Borics, G., Várbíró, G., Abonyi, A., Padisák, J., Deák, C. and Tóthmérész, B. (2010): Characteristics of the pelagic phytoplankton in shallow oxbows Hydrobiologia, 639, 173-184. More ››