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10.1371 journal.pone.0180063 Abundance of commercially important reef fish indicates different levels of over-exploitation across shelves of the U.S. Virgin Islands | article
Kadison E, Brandt M, Nemeth R, Martens J, Blondeau J, Smith T (2017)
PLoS ONE
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10.7717 peerj.3532 Fungi associated with mesophotic macroalgae from the ‘Au‘au Channel, west Maui are differentiated by host and overlap terrestrial communities | article
Wainwright BJ, Zahn GL, Spalding HL, Sherwood AR, Smith CM, Amend AS (2017)
PeerJ
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20170320.full Acclimatization of symbiotic corals to mesophotic light environments through wavelength transformation by fluorescent protein pigments | article
Smith EG, D’Angelo C, Sharon Y, Tchernov D, Wiedenmann J (2017)
Proc R Soc B
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Ijms 18 01174 FRET-Mediated Long-Range Wavelength Transformation by Photoconvertible Fluorescent Proteins as an Efficient Mechanism to Generate Orange-Red Light ... | article
Bollati E, Plimmer D, D’Angelo C, Wiedenmann J (2017)
International Journal of Molecular Sciences 18:1174
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Zk article 12751 Search for mesophotic octocorals (Cnidaria, Anthozoa) and their phylogeny. II. A new zooxanthellate species from Eilat, northern Red Sea | article
Benayahu Y, McFadden CS, Shoham E, van Ofwegen LP (2017)
Zootaxa 676:1-12
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Zk article 12727 Search for mesophotic octocorals (Cnidaria, Anthozoa) and their phylogeny: I. A new sclerite-free genus from Eilat, northern Red Sea | article
Benayahu Y, McFadden CS, Shoham E (2017)
Zootaxa 6808:1-11
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Journal.pone.0177179 red A new mesophotic goby, Palatogobius incendius (Teleostei: Gobiidae), and the first record of invasive lionfish preying on undescribed biodiversity | article
Tornabene L, Baldwin CC (2017)
PLoS ONE 12:e0177179
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Fsx085 Deep thinking: a systematic review of mesophotic coral ecosystems | review
Turner JA, Babcock RC, Hovey R, Kendrick GA (2017)
ICES J Mar Sci
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170027.full Depth-dependent effects of culling—do mesophotic lionfish populations undermine current management? | article
Andradi-Brown DA, Grey R, Hendrix A, Hitchner D, Hunt CL, Gress E, Madej K, Parry RL, Régnier-McKellar C, Jones OP, Arteaga M, Izaguirre AP, Rogers AD, Exton DA (2017)
R Soc Open Sci 4:170027
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Fmars 04 00155 Seriatopora Diversity Preserved in Upper Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems in Southern Japan | article
Sinniger F, Prasetia R, Yorifuji M, Bongaerts P, Harii S (2017)
Front Mar Sci 4:155
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Dom Andradi-Brown  @ThinkDeepReef Twitter icon bc73e92977f17bcf9b0787036f23a6eaa98e38c967d72bdc478d3af8315c4b39
Our new #mesophotic #reef #fish study, looks at fish responses to divers: With @ERiKa_GRess @AlexDavidRogers @opwall

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Veronica Radice  @deepcat17 Twitter icon bc73e92977f17bcf9b0787036f23a6eaa98e38c967d72bdc478d3af8315c4b39
Hear from an #actuallivingscientist in the new feature @mesophotic 'Behind the Science'! #Hawaii #fishes #mesophotic

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RESTORE Deep Corals  @RESTOREdcorals Twitter icon bc73e92977f17bcf9b0787036f23a6eaa98e38c967d72bdc478d3af8315c4b39
We've been underway since last night and are quickly approaching our 1st #mesophotic coral site! Should be diving within the next few hours

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Mesophotic.org  @mesophotic Twitter icon bc73e92977f17bcf9b0787036f23a6eaa98e38c967d72bdc478d3af8315c4b39
Behind the science: Changes in #mesophotic reef fish assemblages along depth and geograph…

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Alexis Weinnig  @AMWeinnig Twitter icon bc73e92977f17bcf9b0787036f23a6eaa98e38c967d72bdc478d3af8315c4b39
The @RESTOREdcorals cruise is (finally) underway! We will be at our first #mesophotic coral site in ~14 hours #RESTORE #deepsea #coral

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Mesophotic.org  @mesophotic Twitter icon bc73e92977f17bcf9b0787036f23a6eaa98e38c967d72bdc478d3af8315c4b39
Fungi associated with #mesophotic macroalgae are differentiated by host and overlap terrestrial communities…