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Latest update: May 17, 2019


 
 
 
 
Latest publications
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



Soft corals form aragonite-precipitated columnar spiculite in mesophotic reefs | article
Shoham E, Prohaska T, Barkay Z, Zitek A, Benayahu Y (2019)
Sci Rep 9:1241



Ecophysiology of mesophotic reef‐building corals in Hawai‘i is influenced by symbiont–host associations, photoacclimatization, trophic plasticity, ... | article
Padilla‐Gamiño JL, Roth MS, Rodrigues LJ, Bradley CJ, Bidigare RR, Gates RD, Smith CM, Spalding HL (2019)
Limnol Oceanogr 00:1-16


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Ryan Eckert  @CnidaRyan
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