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Riccardo Guarino

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Riccardo Guarino is a vegetation ecologist, working at the University of Palermo since 2008. His research focuses on the flora, plant geography and vegetation of the Mediterranean region. His most relevant research and professional experiences are related to:

  • Involvement of local communities to develop initiatives and raise awareness relating to flora, vegetation, natural heritage
  • Human impact assessment on natural vegetation
  • Green infrastructures for biodiversity
  • Landscape change assessments, inferential analysis, gradient analysis and systems ecology
  • Multimedia archives and interactive identification tools for the flora of Italy
  • Syntaxonomical surveys, essays on the effectiveness and reliability of environmental and bioclimatic indicators

Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    4.8 - 2-year Impact Factor
    4.6 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.760 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    1.070 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    2023 Speed
    13 days - submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    122 days - submission to acceptance (Median)

    2023 Usage 
    678,364 downloads
    409 Altmetric mentions