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Latest update: August 29, 2019


 
 
 
 
Latest publications
Exploring the Biodiversity of Understudied Benthic Taxa at Mesophotic and Deeper Depths: Examples From the Order Zoantharia (Anthozoa: Hexacorallia) | article
Reimer JD, Kise H, Santos MEA, Lindsay DJ, Pyle RL, Copus JM, Bowen BW, Nonaka M, Higashiji T, Benayahu Y (2019)
Front Mar Sci 6:305

Depth-Dependent Structuring of Reef Fish Assemblages From the Shallows to the Rariphotic Zone | article
Stefanoudis PV, Gress E, Pitt JM, Smith SR, Kincaid T, Rivers M, Andradi-Brown DA, Rowlands G, Woodall LC, Rogers AD (2019)
Front Mar Sci 6:1-16

Sponge density increases with depth throughout the Caribbean: Reply | article
Lesser MP, Slattery M (2019)
Ecosphere 10:e02690

Genetic connectivity dynamics of the giant barrel sponge, Xestospongia muta, across the Florida Reef Tract and Gulf of Mexico | article
Bernard AM, Finnegan KA, Shivji MS (2019)
Bull Mar Sci 95:161-175

Benthic communities of mesophotic coral ecosystem off Puducherry, east coast of India | article
Laxmilatha P, Jasmine S, Paul SM, Periasamy R (2019)
Current Science 116: 982-987
A high-latitude, mesophotic Cycloseris field at 85 m depth off Rapa Nui (Easter Island) | article
Hoeksema BW, Sellanes J, Easton EE (2019)
Bull Mar Sci 95:101-102

A new signal of marine tropicalization in the Macaronesia region: First record of the mesophotic macroalga Avrainvillea canariensis A. Gepp & E.S. ... | article
Ribeiro C, Neto AI, Moreu I, Haroun R, Neves P (2019)
Aquat Bot 153:40-43

Three new species of Chromis (Teleostei, Pomacentridae) from mesophotic coral ecosystems of the Philippines | article
Arango BG, Pinheiro HT, Rocha C, Greene BD, Pyle RL, Copus JM, Shepherd B, Rocha LA, Rocha LA (2019)
Zookeys 835:1-15

Mesophotic Ecklonia radiata (Laminariales) at Rangitāhua, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand | article
Nelson W, Duffy C, Trnski T, Stewart R (2019)
Phycologia 57:534-538

Taking a deeper look: Quantifying the differences in fish assemblages between shallow and mesophotic temperate rocky reefs | article
Williams J, Jordan A, Harasti D, Davies P, Ingleton T (2019)
PLoS ONE 14:e0206778

Latest mentions
Dr. Luiz Rocha  @CoralReefFish
This is a dive that I’ve wanted to do since I started diving in the 80s. Corveta Ipiranga in Fernando de Noronha su…

Gaby BARATHIEU  @Gaby_BARATHIEU
100 meters deep : Alone in the dark #underwater #twilight_zone #deep #trimix #rebreather #tek_dive #mesophotic

Bart Shepherd  @SteinhartBart
One of the most beautiful field sites I have ever had the privilege to visit! Can’t wait to #explore the…

Klaus Stiefel  @Pacificklaus
A collection of my photos shot during #deep #scuba dives. #mesophotic

Dr. Luiz Rocha  @CoralReefFish
We did our first deeper dive today and found lots of old friends! This is one of them, Centropyge aurantonotus phot…

Dr. Luiz Rocha  @CoralReefFish
We did our first dive in Fernando de Noronha today, and as usual we just stayed shallow, made sure our gear works a…