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!

Website updates

08-Jul-16  Added 6 new publications

17-Jun-16  Uploaded beta version for ICRS

15-Jun-16  Imported metadata (not yet QC)

82Conference abstracts
Depth range
Publications over time

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10.1007   s00338 017 1575 8

Deep in shadows, deep in time: the oldest mesophotic coral ecosystems from the Devonian of the Ho...
Zapalski MK, Wrzolek T, Skompski S, Berkowski B (2017) Coral Reefs

10.1126   sciadv.1602373

Deep reefs are not universal refuges: Reseeding potential varies among coral species
Bongaerts P, Riginos C, Brunner R, Englebert N, Smith SR, Hoegh-Guldberg O (2017) Science Advances

10.3389   fmars.2016.00247

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