Mesophotic.org is an on-line resource database that serves as a central repository for scientific information on the oceans' mesophotic zone.
This is a beta release of the new website. Apologies for the inconvenience, but for now expect some (=lots of) bugs & mistakes!
08-Jul-16 Added 6 new publications
17-Jun-16 Uploaded beta version for ICRS
15-Jun-16 Imported metadata (not yet QC)
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Microbiome variation in corals with distinct depth distribution ranges (15–85m) #mesophotic tweet
Gordon Research Conference on Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems confirmed for June 17-22, 2018 at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine USA #mesophotic tweet
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Microbiome variation in corals with distinct depth distribution ranges across a shallow–mesophoti...
Glasl B, Bongaerts P, Elisabeth NH, Hoegh-Guldberg O, Herndl GJ, Frade PR (2017) Coral Reefs
Long-term Shifts in Coral Communities On Shallow to Deep Reef Slopes of Curaçao and Bonaire: Are ...
Bakker de DM, Meesters EH, Bak RPM, Nieuwland G, Duyl van FC (2017) Front Mar Sci
40 Years of benthic community change on the Caribbean reefs of Curaçao and Bonaire: the rise of s...
Bakker de DM, Duyl van FC, Bak RPM, Nugues MM, Nieuwland G, Meesters EH (2017) Coral Reefs
Identifying zooplankton community changes between shallow and uppermesophotic reefs on the Mesoam...
Andradi-Brown DA, Head CEI, Exton DA, Hunt CL, Hendrix A, Gress E, Rogers AD (2017) PeerJ
Higher species richness of octocorals in the upper mesophotic zone in Eilat (Gulf of Aqaba) compa...
Shoham E, Benayahu Y (2017) Coral Reefs
Are mesophotic coral ecosystems distinct communities and can they serve as refugia for shallow re...
Semmler RF, Hoot WC, Reaka ML (2017) Coral Reefs
Large-scale invasion of western Atlantic mesophotic reefs by lionfish potentially undermines cull...
Andradi-Brown DA, Vermeij MJA, Slattery M, Lesser M, Bejarano I, Appeldoorn R, Goodbody-Gringley G, Chequer AD, Pitt JM, Eddy C, Smith SR, Brokovich E, Pinheiro HT, Jessup ME, Shepherd B, Rocha LA, Curtis-Quick J, Eyal G, Noyes TJ, Rogers AD, Exton DA (2017) Biol Invasions
Assessing Caribbean Shallow and Mesophotic Reef Fish Communities Using Baited-Remote Underwater V...
Andradi-Brown DA, Macaya-Solis C, Exton DA, Gress E, Wright G, Rogers AD (2016) PLoS ONE
Depth, bay position and habitat structure as determinants of coral reef fish distributions: Are d...
MacDonald C, Bridge TCL, Jones GP (2016) Mar Ecol Prog Ser