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Kiril Vassilev

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Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research
Department of Plant and Fungal Diversity and Resources
Acad. Georgi Bonchev St., bl. 23,
1113 Sofia, Bulgaria
e-mail: kiril5914@abv.bg
telephone: + 3598 999 212 98

Curriculum vitae

Year of birth: 1978
Nationality: Bulgarian
Education:
Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” 1997-2002 (MSc)
IBER - BAS 2007-2012 (PhD)
Current position: Chief assistant professor
Membership in organizations: Eurasian Dry Grassland Group (EDGG), International Association for Vegetation Science (IAVS), European Vegetation Survey (EVS)

Research interests

Research interests
Flora, Vegetation, Classification & Ordination, Investigation, classification and mapping of vegetation communities, habitats and vascular plants, development and leadership of phytocoenological databases, assessment of ecosystem services and conservation status of vascular plants.

PROJECT EXPERIENCE (selected):
• Countryside Survey 2007 (http://www.countrysidesurvey.org.uk)
• Conservation of biodiversity in hot-spots of glacial relict plants in Bulgaria (http://www.bio.bas.bg/botany/projects/relict-plants/index.html)
• Conservation of globally important biodiversity in high nature value semi-natural grasslands through support for the traditional local economy (http://www.undp.bg/projects.php?id=2305)
• Capacity building of the young researchers in studying plant and fungi biodiversity in Bulgaria, its conservation and sustainable use (2007-2010). Project funded by the European Social Fund under the Operational Programme “Human resources development” (http://youngbioscientist.wordpress.com/2009/02/26/01/)
• Effect of ski-runs in the Pirin National Park on the biodiversity of model groups of organisms” (2009 – 2013) Funded by Ministry of Education and Science of Bulgaria.
• Bodiversity conservation in Kostinbrod municipality through sustainable use of natural resources and environmental education. Funded by GEF – PROON project.
• Natural Grassland Inventory of Bulgaria. Funded by PINMATRA 2001/020.
• Glastir Monitoring and Evaluation Programme, Natural Research Council’s Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Funded by Welsh Government.
• Preparation of biodiversity programme of Kostinbrod Municipality, Funded by Kostinbrod municipality.
• Impact of agricultural abandonment of landscape structure, vegetation and farmland birds in SE Europe (AGRALE), SEE-ERA.Net Plus, 2010-2012, Funded by ERA-164/04
• Mapping and Identification of the Conservation Status of Natural Habitats and Species (NATURA 2000) - Phase I” (http://dicon-bg.com/en/current-projects), Funded by Ministry of Environmental and Water of Bulgaria.
• Project DIR 5113325-12-109 – Cental Balkan Range – Park for everyone, The Park Directorate, Funded by OPE.
• Study on ruderal flora and vegetation on the territory of Bulgaria and Romania.
• Development of phytocoenological databases in SE Europe.

SUPERVISING & MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE:

Custodian of the Balkan Vegetation Database (BVD; GIVD ID: EU-00-019; http://www.givd.info/ID/EU-00-019) & the Balkan Dry Grasland Database (BDGD; GIVD ID: EU-00-013)
Deputy-custodian of the Romanian Grassland Database BDGD; GIVD ID: EU-RO-008)
Supervisor of 5 Master Theses & 3 PhD students

Publications

Publications (selected):
1. Wagner, V., Chytrý, M., Jiménez-Alfaro, B., Pergl, J., Hennekens, S., Biurrun, I., Knollová, I., Berg, C., Vassilev, K., Rodwell, J.S., Škvorc, Ž., Jandt, U., Ewald, J., Jansen, F., Tsiripidis, I., Botta-Dukát, Z., Casella, L., Attorre, F., Rašomavičius, V., Ćušterevska, R., Schaminée, J.H.J, Brunet, J., Lenoir, J., Svenning, J.-C., Kącki, Z., Petrášová-Šibíková, M., Šilc, U., García-Mijangos, I., Campos, J.A., Fernández-González, F., Wohlgemuth, T., Onyshchenko, V., Pyšek, P. 2017. Alien plant invasion in European woodlands. – Diversity and Distribution, 23 (9): 969-981. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12592
2. Hudson, L.N., Newbold, T., Contu, S., Hill, S.L.L., Lysenko, I., Palma, D.P., Phillips, H.R.P, Alhusseini, T.I., Bedford, F.E., Bennett, D.J., Booth, H., Burton, V.J., Chng, C.W.T., Choimes, A., Correia, D.L.P., Day, J., Echeverría-Londoño, S., Emerson, S.R., Gao, D., Garon, M., Harrison, M.L.K., Ingram, D.J., Jung, M., Kemp, V., Kirkpatrick, L., Martin, C.D., Pan, Y., Pask-Hale, G.D., Pynegar, E.L., Robinson, A.N., Sanchez-Ortiz, K., Senior, R.A., Simmons, B.I., White, H.J., Zhang, H., Aben, J., Abrahamczyk, S., Adum, G.B., Aquilar-Barquero, V., Aizen, M.A., Albertos, B., Alcala, E.L., Alguacil, M.D.M., Alignier, A., Ancrenaz, M., Andersen, A.N., Albeláez-Cortés, E., Armbrecht, I., Arroyo-Rodríguez, V., Aumann, T., Axmacher, J.C., Azhar, B., Azpiroz, A.B., Baeten, L., Bakayoko, A., Báldi, A., Banks, J.E., Baral, S.K., Barlow, J., Barratt, B.I.P., Barrico, L., Bartolommei, P., Barton, D.M., Basset, Y., Bátary, P., Bates, A.J., Baur, B., Bayne, E.M., Beja, P., Benedick, S., Berg, Å., Bernard, H., Berry, N.J., Bhatt, D., Bicknell, J.E., Bihn, J.H., Blake, R.J., Bobo, K.S., Bóҫon, R., Boekhout, T., Böhning-Gaese, K., Bonham, K.J., Borges, P.A.V., Borges, S.H., Boutin, C., Bouyer, J., Bragagnolo, C., Brandt, J.S., Brearley, F.Q., Brito, I., Bros, V., Brunet, J., Buczkowski, G., Buddle, C.M., Bugter, R., Buscardo, E., Buse, J., Cabra-García, J., Cáceres, N.C., Cagle, N.L., Calviño-Cancela, M., Cameron, S.A., Cancello, E.M., Capparȯs, R., Cardoso, P., Carpenter, D., Carrijo, T.F., Carvalho, A.L., Cassano, C.R., Castro, H., Castro-Luna, A.A., Cerda, R.B., Cerezo, A., Chapman, K.A., Chauvat, M., Christensen, M., Clarke, F.M., Cleary, D.F.R., Colombo, G., Connop, S.P., Craig, M.D., Cruz-López, L., Cunningham, S.A., D'Aniello, B., D'Cruze, N., Giovâni da Silva, P., Dallimer, M., Danquah, E., Darvill, B., Dauber, J., Davis, A.L.V., Dawson, J., de Sassi, C., de Thoisy, B., Deheuvels, O., Dejean, A., Devineau, J-L., Diekötter, T., Dolia, J.V., Domínguez, E., Dominguez-Haydar, Y., Dorn, S., Draper, I., Dreber, N., Dumont, B., Dures, S.G., Dynesius, M., Edenius, L., Eggleton, P., Eigenbrod, F., Elek, Z., Entling, M.H., Esler, K.J., de Lima, R.F., Faruk, A., Farwig, N., Fayle, T.M., Felicioli, A., Felton, A.M., Fensham, R.J., Fernandez, I.C., Ferreira, C.C., Fitecola, G.F., Fiera, C., Filgueiras, B.K.C., Firincioğlu, H.K., Flaspohler, D., Floren, A., Fonte, S.J., Fournier, A., Fowler, R.E., Franzén, M., Fraser, L.H., Fredriksson, G.M., Freire-Jr, G.B., Frizzo, T.L.M., Fukuda, D., Furlani, D., Gaigher, R., Ganzhorn, J.U., García, K.P., Garcia-R, J.C., Garden, J.G., Garilleti, R., Ge, B.-M., Gendreau-Berthiaume, B., Gerard, P.J., Gheler-Costa, C., Gilbert, B., Giordani, P., Giordano, S., Golodets, C., Gomes, L.G.L., Gould, R.K., Goulson, D., Gove, A.D., Granjon, L., Grass, I., Gray, C.L., Grogan, J., Gu, W., Guardiola, M., Gunawardene, N.R., Gutierrez, A.G., Gutiérrez-Lamus, D.L., Haarmeyer, D.H., Hanley, M.E., Hanson, T., Hashim, N.R., Hassan, S.N., Hatfield, R.G., Hawes, J.E., Hayward, M.W., Hébert, C., Helden, A.J., Henden, J.-A., Henschel, P., Hernández, L., Herrera, J.P., Herrmann, F., Herzog, F., Higuera-Diaz, D., Hilje, B., Höfer, H., Hoffmann, A., Horgan, F.G., Hornung, E., Horváth, R., Hylander, K., Isaacs-Cubides, P., Ishida, H., Ishitani, M., Jacobs, C.T., Jaramillo, V.J., Jauker, B., Hernández, F.J., Johnson, M.F., Jolli, V., Jonsell, M., Juliani, S.N., Jung, T.S., Kapoor, V., Kappes, H., Kati, V., Katovai, E., Kellner, K., Kessler, M., Kirby, K.R., Kittle, A.M., Knight, M.E., Knop, E., Kohler, F., Koivula, M., Kolb, A., Kone, M., Körösi, A., Krauss, J., Kumar, A., Kumar, R., Kurz, D.J., Kutt, A.S., Lachat, T., Lantschner, V., Lara, F., Lasky, J.R., Latta, S.C., Laurance, W.F., Lavelle, P., Le Féon, V., LeBuhn, G., Légaré, J.-P., Lehouck, V., Lencinas, M.V., Lentini, P.E., Letcher, S.G., Li, Q., Litchwark, S.A., Littlewood, N.A., Liu, Y., Lo-Man-Hung, N., Lȯpez-Quintero, C.A., Louhaichi, M., Lövei, G.L., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Luja, V.H., Luskin, M.S., MacSwiney, M.C.G., Maeto, K., Magura, T., Mallari, N.A., Malone, L.A., Malonza, P.K., Malumbres-Olarte, J., Mandujano, S., Måren, I.E., Marin-Spiotta, E., Marsh, C.J., Marshall, E.J.P., Martínez, E., Pastur, G.M., Mateos, D.M., Mayfield, M.M., Mazimpaka, V., McCarthy, J.L., McCarthy, K.P., McFrederick, Q.S., McNamara, S., Medina, N.G., Medina, R., Mena, J.L., Mico, E., Mikusinski, G., Milder, J.C., Miller, J.R., Miranda-Esquivel, D.R., Moir, M.L., Morales, C.L., Muchane, M.N., Muchane, M., Mudri-Stojnic, S., Munira, A.N., Muoñz-Alonso, A., Munyekenye, B.F., Naidoo, R., Naithani, A., Nakagawa, M., Nakamura, A., Nakashimo, Y., Naoe, S., Nates-Parra, G., Navarrete-Gutierrez, D.A., Navarro-Iriarte, L., Ndang'ang'a, P.K., Neuschulz, E.L., Ngai, J.T., Nicolas, V., Nilsson, S.G., Noreika, N., Norfolk, O., Noriega, J.A., Norton, D.A., Nöske, N.M., Nowakowski, A.J., Numa, C., O'Dea, N., O'Farrell, P.J., Oduro, W., Oertli, S., Ofori-Boateng, C., Oke, C.O., Oostra, V., Osgathorpe, L.M., Otavo, S.E., Page, N.V., Paritsis, J., Parra-H, A., Parry, L., Pe'er, G., Pearman, P.B., Pelegrin, N., Pélissier, R., Peres, C.A., Peri, P.L., Persson, A.S., Petanidou, T., Peters, M.K., Pethiyagoda, R.S., Phalan, B., Philips, T.K., Pillsbury, F.C., Pincheira-Ulbrich, J., Pineda, E., Pino, J., Pizarro-Araya, J., Plumptre, A.J., Poggio, S.L., Politi, N., Pons, P., Poveda, K., Power, E.F., Presley, S.J., Proenҫa, V., Quaranta, M., Quintero, C., Rader, R., Ramesh, B.R., Ramirez-Pinilla, M.P., Ranganathan J., Rasmussen, C., Redpath-Downing, N.A., Reid, J.L., Reis, Y.T., Rey, J.M.B., Rey-Velasco, J.C., Reynolds, C., Ribeiro, D.B., Richards, M.H., Richardson, B.A., Richardson, M.J., Ríos, R.M., Robinson, R., Robles, C.A., Römbke, J., Romero-Duque, L.P., Rös, M., Rosselli, L., Rossiter, S.J., Roth, D.S., Roulston, T.H., Rousseau, L., Rubio, A.V., Ruel, J.-C., Sadler, J.P., Sáfián, S., Saldaña-Vázquez, R.A., Sam, K., Samnegård, U., Santana, J., Santos, X., Savage, J., Schellhorn, N.A., Schilthuizen, M., Schmiedel, U., Schmitt, C.B., Schon, N.L., Schüepp, C., Schumann, K., Schweiger, O., Scott, D.M., Scott, K.A., Sedlock, J.L., Seefeldt, S.S., Shahabuddin, G., Shannon, G., Sheil, D., Sheldon, F.H., Shochat, E., Siebert, S.J., Silva, F.A.B., Simonetti, J.A., Slade, E.M., Smith, J., Smith-Pardo, A.H., Sodhi, N.S., Somarriba, E.J., Sosa, R.A., Quiroga, G.S., St-Laurent, M.-H., Starzomski, B.M., Stefanescu, C., Steffan-Dewenter, I., Stouffer, P.C., Stout, J.C., Strauch, A.M., Struebig, M.J., Su, Z., Suarez-Rubio, M., Sugiura, S., Summerville, K.S., Sung, Y.-H., Sutristo, H., Svenning, J.-C., Teder, T., Threlfall, C.G., Tiitsaar, A., Todd, J.H., Tonietto, R.K., Torre, I., Tóthmérész, B., Tscharntke, T., Turner, E.C., Tylianakis, J.M., Uehaea-Prado, M., Urbina-Carbona, N., Vallan, D., Vanbergen, A.J., Vasconcelos, H.L., Vassilev, K., Verboven, H.A.F., Verdasca, M.J., Verdú, J.R., Vergara, C.H., Vergara, P.M., Verhulst, J., Virgilio, M., Vu, L.V., Waite, E.M., Walker, T.R., Wang, H.-F., Wang, Y., Watling, J.I., Weller, B., Wells, K., Westphal, C., Wiafe, E.D., Williams, C.D., Willig, M.R., Woinarski, J.C.Z., Wolf, J.H.D., Wolters, V., Woodcock, B.A., Wu, J., Wunderle, J.M.J., Yamaura, Y., Yoshikura, S., Yu, D.W., Zaitsev, A.S., Zeidler, J., Zou, F., Collen, B., Ewers, R.M., Mace, G.M., Purves, D.W., Scharlemann, J.P.W., Purvus, A. 2017. The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestial Systems) project. – Ecology and Evolution, 7(1): 145-188. DOI:10.1002/ece3.2579.
3. Chytrý, M., Hennekens, S. M., Jiménez-Alfaro, B., Knollová, I., Dengler, J., Jansen, F., Landucci, F., Schaminée, J.H.J, Aćić, S., Agrillo, E., Ambarlı, D., Angelini, P., Apostolova, I., Attorre, F., Berg, C., Bergmeier, E., Biurrun, I., Botta-Dukát, Z., Brisse, H., Campos, J.A., Carlón, L., Čarni, A., Casella, L., Csiky, J., Ćušterevska, R., Dajić, Z. S., Danihelka, J., De Bie, E., de Ruffray, P., De Sanctis, M., Dickoré, B. W., Dimopoulos, P., Dubyna, D., Dziuba, T., Ejrnæs, R., Ermakov, N., Ewald, J., Fanelli, G., Fernández-González, F., FitzPatrick, Ú., Font, X., García-Mijangos, I., Gavilán, R. G., Golub, V., Guarino, R., Haveman, R., Indreica, A., Gȕrsoy, D. I., Jandt, U., Janssen, J.A.M., Jiroušek, M., Kącki, Z., Kavgacı, A., Kleikamp, M., Kolomiychuk, V., Ćuk M. K., Krstonošić, D., Kuzemko, A., Lenoir, J., Lysenko, T., Marcenò, C., Martynenko, V., Michalcová, D., Moeslund, J. E., Onyshchenko, V., Pedashenko, H., Pérez-Haase, A., Peterka, T., Prokhorov, V., Rašomavičius, V., Rodríguez-Rojo, M. P., Rodwell, J. S., Rogova, T., Ruprecht, E., Rūsiņa, S., Seidler, G., Šibík, J., Šilc, U., Škvorc, Ž., Sopotlieva, D., Stančić, Z., Svenning, J.-C., Swacha, G., Tsiripidis, I., Turtureanu, P. D., Uğurlu, E., Uogintas, D., Valachovič, M., Vashenyak, Y., Vassilev, K., Venanzoni, R., Virtanen, R., Weekes, L., Willner, W., Wohlgemuth, T., Yamalov, S. 2016. European Vegetation Archive (EVA): an integrated database of European vegetation plots. – Applied Vegetation Science, 19 (1): 173-180. DOI: 10.1111/avsc.12191
4. Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H., Alexandrova, A., Tashev, A., Ganeva, A., Gavrilova, A., Gradevska, A., Assenov, A., Vitkova, A., Grigorov, B., Gussev, Ch., Filipova, E., Aneva, I., Knolova, I., Nikolov, I., Georgiev, G., Gogushev, G., Tinchev, G., Pachedzieva, K., Koev, K., Lubenova, M., Dimitrov, M., Apostolova-Stoyanova, N., Velev, N., Zhelev, P., Glogov, P., Natcheva, R., Tzonev, R., Boch, S., Hennekens, S., Georgiev, S., Stoyanov, S., Karakiev, T., Kalníková, V., Shivarov, V., Russakova, V. & Vulchev, V. 2016. Balkan Vegetation Database: historical background, current status and future perspectives. – Phytocoenologia, 46(1): 89-95. ISSN: 0340-269X.
5. Willner, W., Jiménez-Alfaro, B., Agrillo, E., Biurrun, I., Campos, J.A., Čarni, A., Casella, L., Csiky, J., Ćušterevska, R., Didukh, Y.P., Ewald, J., Jandt, U., Jansen, F., Kącki, Z., Kavgaci, A., Lenoir, J., Marinšek, A., Onyshchenko, V., Rodwell, J.S., Schaminée, J.H.J., Šibík, J., Škvorc, Ž., Svenning, J.-C., Tsiripidis, I., Turturean, P.D., Tzonev, R., Vassilev, K., Venanzoni, R., Wohlgemuth, T., Chytrý, M. 2016. Classification of European beech forests: a Gordian Knot? – Applied Vegetation Science, 20: 494-512.
6. Hudson, L.N., Newbold, T., Contu, S., Hill, S.L.L., Lysenko, I., de Palma, D., Phillips, H.R.P., Senior, R.A., Bennett, D.J., Booth, H., Choimes, A., Correia, D.L.P., Day, J., Echeverría-Londoño, S., Garon, M., Michelle, L., Harrison, K., Ingram, D.J., Jung, M., Kemp, V., Kirkpatrick, L., Martin, C.D., Pan, Y., White, H.J., Aben, J., Abrahamczyk, S., Adum, G.B., Aguilar-Barquero, V., Aizen, M.A., Ancrenaz, M., Arbeláez-Cortés, E., Armbrecht, I., Azhar, B., Azpiroz, A.B., Baeten, L., Báldi, A., Banks, J.E., Barlow, J., Batáry, P., Bates, A.J., Bayne, E.M., Beja, P., Berg, Å., Berry, N.J., Bicknel, J.E., Bihn, J.H., Böhning-Gaese, K., Boekhout, T., Boutin, C., Bouyer, J., Brearley, F.Q., Brito, I., Brunet, J., Buczkowski, G., Buscardo, E., Cabra-García, J., Calviño-Cancela, M., Cameron, S.A., Cancello, E.M., Carrijo, T.F., Carvalho, A.L., Castro, H., Castro-Luna, A.A., Cerda, R., Cerezo, A., Chauvat, M., Calrke, F.M., Clearly, D.F.R., Connop, S.P., D'Aniello, B., Giovâni da Silva, P., Darvill, B., Dauber, J., Dejean, A., Diekötter, T., Dominguez-Haydar, Y., Dormann, C.F., Dumont, B., Dures, S.G., Dynesius, M., Edenius, L., Elek, Z., Entling, M.H., Farwig, N., Fayle, T.M., Felicioli, A., Felton, A.M., Ficetola, G.F., Filgueiras, B.K.C., Fonte, S.J., Fraser, L.H., Fukuda, D., Furlani, D., Ganzhorn, J.U., Garden, J.G., Gheler-Costa, C., Giordani, P., Giordano, S., Gottschalk, M.S., Goulson, D., Gove, A.D., Grogan, J., Hanley, M.E., Hanson, T., Hashim, N.R., Hawes, J.E., Hébert, C., Helden, A.J., Henden, J-A., Hernández, L., Herzog, F., Higuera-Diaz, D., Hilje, B., Horgan, F.G., Horváth, R., Hylander, K., Isaacs-Cubides, P., Ishitani, M., Jacobs, C.T., Jaramillo, V.J., Jauker, B., Jonsell, M., Jung, T.S., Kapoor, V., Kati, V., Katovai, E., Kessler, M., Knop, E., Kolb, A., Kőrösi, Á., Lachat, T., Lantschner, V., Le Féon, V., LeBuhn, G., Légaré, J.-P., Letcher, S.G., Littlewood, N.A., López-Quintero, C., Louhaichi, M., Lövei, G.L., Lucas-Borja, M.E., Luja, V.H., Maeto, K., Magura, T., Mallari, N.A., Marin-Spiotta, E., Marshall, E.J.P., Martínez, E., Mayfield, M.M., Mikusinski, G., Milder, J.C., Miller, J.R., Morales, C.L., Muchane, M.N., Muchane, M., Naidoo, R., Nakamura, A., Naoe, S., Nates-Parra, G., Navarrete Gutierrez, D.A.N., Neuschulz, E.L., Noreika, N., Norfolk, O., Noriega, J.A., Nöske, N.M., O'Dea, N., Oduro, W., Ofori-Boateng, C., Oke, C.O., Osgathorpe, L.M., Paritis, J., Parra-H, A., Pelegrin, N., Peres, C.A., Persson, A.S., Petanidou, T., Phalan, B., Philips,T.K., Poveda, K., Power, E.F., Presley, S.J., Proença, V., Quaranta, C., Redpath-Downing, N.A., Reid, J.L., Reis, Y.T., Ribeiro, D.B., Richardson, B.A., Richardson, M.J., Robles, C.A., Römbke, J., Romero-Duque, L.P., Rosselli, L., Rossiter, S.J., Roulston, T.H., Rousseau, L., Sadler, J.P., Sáfián, S., Saldaña-Vázquez, R.A., Samnegård, U., Schüepp, C., Scweiger, O., Sedlock, J.L., Shahabuddin, G., Sheil, D., Silva, F.A.B., Slade, E.M., Smith-Pardo, A.H., Sodhi, N.S., Somarriba, E.J., Sosa, R.A., Stout, J.C., Struebig, M.J., Sung, Y.-H., Threlfall, C.G., Tonietto, R., Tóthmérész, B., Tscharntke, T., Turner, E.C., Tylianakis, J.M., Vanbergen, A.J., Vassilev, K., Verboven, H.A.F., Vergara, C.H., Vergara, P.M., Verhulst, J., Walker, T.R., Wang, Y, Watling, J.I., Wells, K., Williams, C.D., Willing, M.R., Woinarski, J.C.Z., Wolf, J.H.D., Woodcock, B.A., Yu, D.W., Zaitsev, A.S., Collen, B., Ewers, R.M., Mace, G.M., Purves, D.W., Scharlemann, J.P.W., Purvis, A. 2014. The Predict database: a global database how local terrestrial biodiversity responds to human impact. – Ecology and Evolution, 24(4): 4701–4735.
7. Kuzemko, A.A., Becker, T., Didukh, Y.P., Arde-Iean, I.V., Becker, U., Beldean, M., Dolnik, Ch., Jeschke, M., Naqinezhad A., Uğurlu, E., Ünal, A., Vassilev, K., Vorona, E.I., Yavorska, O.H. & Dengler, J. 2014. Dry grassland vegetation of Central Podolia (Ukraine) – a preliminary overview of its syntaxonomy, ecology and biodiversity. – Tuexenia 34: 391-430, ISSN: 0722-494X.
8. Pedashenko, H. Apostolova, I., Boch, S., Ganeva, A., Janišová, M., Sopotlieva, D., Todorova, S., Ünal, A., Vassilev, K., Velev, N. & Dengler, J. 2013. Dry grasslands on NW Bulgarian mountains: first insights into diversity, ecology and syntaxonomy. – Tuexenia, 33: 309-346.
9. Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H., Velev, N., Apostolova, I. 2014. Grassland Vegetation of Ponor Special Protection Area (Natura 2000), Western Bulgaria. – Acta zoologica bulgarica. Supl.5:61-73.
10. Pedashenko H., Vassilev, K. 2014. Flora of Ponor Special Protection Area (Natura 2000), western Bulgaria. – Acta zoologica bulgarica. Supl.5:33-60.

11. Dengler, J., Biurrun, I., Apostolova, I., Baumann, E., Becker, T., Berastegi, A., Boch, St., Cancellieri, L., Dembicz, I., Didukh, Y., Dolnik, C., Ermakov, N., Filibeck, G., Garcia-Mijangos, I., Giusso del Galdo, G., Guarino, R., Janišová, M., Jaunatre, R., Jensen, K., Jeschke, M., Kącki, Z., Kozub, Ł., Kuzemko, A., Löbel, S., Pedashenko, H., Polyakova, M., Ruprecht, E., Szabó, A., Vassilev, K., Velev, N. & Weiser, F. 2016. Scale-dependent plant diversity in Palaearctic grasslands: a comparative overview. – Bulletin of the EDGG, 31: 12-26.
12. Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H., Velev, N. 2016. Vegetation and habitat diversity in Orelyak Reserve (South-West Bulgaria). – Forest Review, 47 (1):25-38.

13. Bezlova, D., Doncheva-Boneva, M., Tsvetkova, E., Vassilev, K. 2016. Survey of the concentration of heavy metals in beech leaves in the region of Central Balkan National Park, Bulgaria. – Phytologia Balcanica, 22 (3): 335-339.

14. Assenov, A., Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H., Koulov, B., Ivanova, E., Borisova, B. 2016. Research of the biotope diversity for the purpose of economic valuation of ecosystem services in Chepelare municipality (The Rhodope region of Bulgaria). – European Journal of Sustainable Development, 5 (4): 409-420.

15. Dengler, J., Boch, S., Filibeck, G., Chiarucci, A., Dembicz, I., Guarino, R., Henneberg, B., Janišov, M., Marcenò, M., Naqinezhad, A., Polchaninova, P.Y., Vassilev, K., Biurrun, I. 2016. Assessing plant diversity and composition in grasslands across spatial scales: the standardised EDGG sampling methodology. – Bulletin of the EDGG, 32:13-30.

16. Vassilev, K. 2016. Report 102-109. – In: Vladimirov, V., Feruzan, D., Matevski, V. & Tan. K. (eds). New floristic records in the Balkans: 29* – Phytologia Balcanica, 22(1): 114-115.

17. Pedashenko H., Vassilev K., Bancheva S., Delcheva, M., Vladimirov, V. 2015. Floristic and vegetation diversity in Kongura reserve (South-west Bulgaria). – Forest Review, 46: 59-70.

18. Vassilev, K., Gavrilova, A. 2015. Flora, habitats and vegetation of Chamdzha managed reserve, Central Balkan range. – Forest Review, 46: 74-87.

19. Vassilev, K. 2015. Report 245-251. – In: Vladimirov, V., Feruzan, D. & Tan. K. (eds). New floristic records in the Balkans: 26* – Phytologia Balcanica, 21(1): 85-86.

20. Vassilev, K., Asenov, A., Apostolova, I. 2013. Overview on the distribution and communities of Edraianthus serbicus in Bulgaria. – Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural science, 19 (2): 255-258.

21. Apostlova, I., Pedashenko, H., Sopotlieva, D., Velev, N., Vassilev, K., Meshinev, T. 2013. Arctic-Alpine plants in Bulgarian mountains/Taxones ártico-alpinos en las montañas de Bulgaria. – Lazaroa, 34:55-63.
22. Goranova, V., Vassilev, K. & Pedashenko, H. 2013. Vascular flora of the Valley of Mesta River floristic region. – Phytologia Balcanica, 19 (1): 89–114.

23. Velev, N., Vassilev, K. 2013. Management regimes within syntaxa of semi-natural grasslands from west Bulgaria. – Hacquetia, 13(1): 191-204.

24. Pedashenko, H., Apostolova, V. & Vassilev, K. 2012. Amorpha fruticosa invasibility of different habitats in lower Danube. – Phytologia Balcanica, 18(3): 285-291.

25. Vassilev, K. 2016. Towards better representation of SE Europe in the European Vegetation Archive (EVA). – Bulletin of the EDGG, 31, (2016): 4-5.

26. Apostolova I, Sopotlieva D, Pedashenko H, Velev N, Vasilev K. 2012. Bulgarian vegetation database – current status and essential features. – In: Dengler, J., Oldeland, J., Jansen, F., Chytrý, M., Ewald, J., Finckh, M., Glöckler, F., Lopez-Gonzalez, G., Peet, R.K., Schaminée, J.H.J. (Eds.) Vegetation databases for the 21st century. – Biodiversity & Ecology 4, pp. 141-148. Biocentre Klein Flottbek and Botanical Garden, Hamburg.

27. Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H., Nikolov, S. C., Apostolova, I & Dengler, J. 2011. Effect of land abandonment on the vegetation of upland semi-natural grasslands in the Western Balkan Mts., Bulgaria. – Plant Biosystems, 145(3): 654-665.

28. Vassilev, K. 2009. Report 96-110.- In: Vladimirov, V., Dane, F. & Tan, K. (comp.), New floristic records in the Balkans: 10. – Phytologia Balcanica, 15(1): 135-137.

27. Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H., Nikolov, S. C., Apostolova, I & Dengler, J. 2011. Effect of land abandonment on the vegetation of upland semi-natural grasslands in the Western Balkan Mts., Bulgaria. – Plant Biosystems, 145(3): 654-665. [ISI IF=1.912]

28. Vassilev, K. 2009. Report 96-110.- In: Vladimirov, V., Dane, F. & Tan, K. (comp.), New floristic records in the Balkans: 10. – Phytologia Balcanica, 15(1): 135-137.

29. Pedashenko, H., Vassilev, K. & Apostolova, I. 2010. Local occurrence of Artemisia chamaemelifolia Vill. in Bulgaria. – Annali di Botanica, 0: 51-56.

30. Stoyanov, S., Vassilev, K. 2009. Plantago sempervirens (Plantaginaceae): a dwarf-shrub new for the Bulgarian flora. – Phytologia Balcanica, 17(1): 45-51.

31. Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H. & Vassilev, R. 2008. Floristic biodiversity and habitats of Kostinbrod municipality. – Ecologycal Engineering and Environment Protection, 2-3: 7–11.

32. Vassilev, K., Apostolova, I & Pedashenko, H. 2012. Festuco-Brometea in Western Bulgaria with an emphasis on Cirsio-Brachypodion pinnati. – Hacquetia, 11(1): 233-254.

33. Kuzemko, A.A., Steinbauer, M.J., Becker, T., Didukh, Y.P., Dolnik, C., Jeschke, M., Naqinezhad, A., Uğurlu, E., Vassilev, K., Dengler, J. 2016. Patterns and drivers of phytodiversity im steppe grasslands of Central Podolia (Ukraine). – Bidoversity & Conservation, 25: 2233-2250. (IF 2016 = 2.265). DOI:10.1007/s10531-016-1060-7

34. Dyulgerova, S., Gramatikov, M., Pedashenko, H., Vassilev, K., Vassiliki, K., Nikolov, S. C. 2015. Farmland Birds and Agricultural Land Abandonment: Evidences from Bulgaria. – Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 67 (2): 223 - 234. SJR:0.27.

35. Grigorov, B., Vassilev, K., Velev, N. & Assenov, A. 2016. The Contradiction between Taxa of Conservation Significance and Invasive Species – a Case Study of Sustainable Development in Mala Planina. – European Journal of Sustainable Development, 5(4): 464-474.

36. Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H. 2016. Report 173-178. – In: Vladimirov, V., Tan. K. (eds). New floristic records in the Balkans: 31* – Phytologia Balcanica, 22(3): 458.

37. Vassilev, K. 2016. Report 162-172. – In: Vladimirov, V., Tan. K. (eds). New floristic records in the Balkans: 31* – Phytologia Balcanica, 22(3): 457-458.

38. Ivanova, E., Koulov, B., Borisova, B., Assenov, A., Vassilev, K. 2016. GIS-based valuation of Ecosystem services in mountain regions: a case study of the Chepelare municipality in Bulgaria. – European Journal of Sustainable Development, 5(4): 335-346.

39. Vassilev, K., Pedashenko, H. 2016. Report 110-118. – In: Vladimirov, V., Feruzan, D., Matevski, V. & Tan. K. (eds). New floristic records in the Balkans: 29* – Phytologia Balcanica, 22(1): 115-117.

40. Mihovsky, T., Vassilev, K., Terziyska, T., Apostolova, I. 2015. Agronomic and zootechnical assessment of high mountain pastures in the region of Central Balkan National Park. – Journal of Mountain Agriculture on the Balkans, 18 (6): 956-971.

Affiliation

Department
Plant and Fungal Diversity and Resources
Division
Flora and Vegetation
Research group
Vegetation and Habitats

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