Dr. Antonino Briguglio

Senior Assistant Professor
nb.ude.dbu@oilgugirb.oninotna

Portfolio

Educational Qualifications: MSc (Rome La Sapienza), PhD (Vienna)

Research Interests

  • Biostratigraphy
  • Paleobiology
  • Cenozoic larger foraminifera
  • Hydrodynamic behaviour of nummulitids
  • Functional morphology of benthic foraminifera
  • MicroComputed Tomography (microCT) of foraminifera, their  functional morphology and ontogeny
  • Carbonate Sedimentology

Teaching

  • SG-1204 Introduction to Paleontology
  • SG-1303 Environmental Geology
  • SG-2308 Geology of Brunei and Surrounding Countries
  • SG-4301: Advanced Sedimentology
  • SG-4305: Micropaleontology and Biostratigraphy

Publications

  • Eder, W., Briguglio, A. & Hohenegger, J. Growth of Heterostegina depressa under natural and laboratory conditions. Mar. Micropaleontol. 122, 27–43 (2016).
  • Kędzierski, M., Uchman, A., Sawlowicz, Z. & Briguglio, A. Fossilized bioelectric wire - the trace fossil Trichichnus. Biogeosciences 12, 2301–2309 (2015).
  • Seddighi, M., Briguglio, A., Hohenegger, J. & Papazzoni, C. A. Nuovi risultati sul comportamento idrodinamico dei gusci fossili di Nummulites da due banchi a nummuliti del Bartoniano e Priaboniano dell’Italia settentrionale. Boll. della Soc. Paleontol. Ital. 54, 103–116 (2015).
  • Briguglio, A. & Hohenegger, J. Growth oscillation in larger foraminifera. Paleobiology 40, 494–509 (2014).
  • Ferràndez-Cañadell, C., Briguglio, A., Hohenegger, J. & Wöger, J. Test fusion in adult foraminifera: a review with new observations of an early eocene nummulites specimen. J. Foraminifer. Res. 44, 316–324 (2014).