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Latest update: August 13, 2019


 
 
 
 
Latest publications
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

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

Latest mentions
CorreaLab  @CorreaLab
Excited to share our work on #corals and their #microbes this Friday @MoodyGardens! @laurenhowekerr is participatin…

mykle hoban  @thefishbotherer
BTS from our recent #mesophotic expedition to the Big Island, Hawaiʻi. We packed light for this one!


Dr. Michael Studivan  @TheMikeAquatic
A colorful coney grouper, a relatively uncommon species in the #mesophotic NW #GulfofMexico #seathegarden…

Dr. Michael Studivan  @TheMikeAquatic
Got a shy boi here. A sargassum trigger hides among the eroded #mesophotic reef structures, with a brown alga Lobop…

Healthy Reefs  @HealthyReefs
A new species of wrasse discovered in #mesophotic reefs off the coast of Zanzibar, Tanzania, highlighting the need…

Dr. Michael Studivan  @TheMikeAquatic
A Madracis brueggemanni colony ID’d by Marissa Nuttall of @fgbnms. A lot of these corals are not typically attached…