Locations:

Cayman Islands


[11 results]

Large-scale invasion of western Atlantic mesophotic reefs by lionfish potentially undermines culling-based management | article
Andradi-Brown DA, Vermeij MJA, Slattery M, Lesser M, Bejarano I, Appeldoorn R, Goodbody-Gringley G, Chequer AD, Pitt JM, Eddy C, Smith SR, Brokovich E, Pinheiro HT, Jessup ME, Shepherd B, Rocha LA, Curtis-Quick J, Eyal G, Noyes TJ, Rogers AD, Exton DA (2017)
Biol Invasions 19:939–954


Environmental drivers of microbial community shifts in the giant barrel sponge, Xestospongia muta, over a shallow to mesophotic depth gradient | article
Morrow KM, Fiore Cara, Lesser M (2016)
Environ Microbiol 18:2025-2038


Variability in chemical defense across a shallow to mesophotic depth gradient in the Caribbean sponge Plakortis angulospiculatus | article
Slattery M, Gochfeld DJ, Diaz MC, Thacker RW, Lesser MP (2016)
Coral Reefs 35:11-22


Nutrient acquisition strategies in mesophotic hard corals using compound specific stable isotope analysis of sterols | article
Crandall JB, Teece MA, Estes BA, Manfrino C, Ciesla JH (2016)
J Exp Mar Bio Ecol 474:133-141


Genetic Structure in the Coral, Montastraea cavernosa: Assessing Genetic Differentiation among and within Mesophotic Reefs | article
Brazeau DA, Lesser MP, Slattery M (2013)
PLoS ONE 8:e65845



Characterizing the bacterial associates of three Caribbean sponges along a gradient from shallow to mesophotic depths | article
Olson JB, Gao X (2013)
FEMS Microbiol Ecol 85:74-84


Mesophotic coral reefs: a global model of community structure and function | article
Slattery M, Lesser MP (2012)
Proc 12th Int Coral Reef Symp

Chemical constituents of the deep reef caribbean sponges Plakortis angulospiculatus and Plakortis halichondrioides and their anti-inflammatory acti... | article
Ankisetty S, Gochfeld D, Diaz M, Khan S, Slattery M (2010)
J Nat Prod 73:1494-1498


Diversity and bathymetric distribution of lithistid sponges in the tropical western Atlantic region | article
Pomponi SA, Kelly M, Reed JK, Wright AE (2001)
Bull Biol Soc Wash 10:344-353
Observations of Deep-Reef ichthyofauna from the Bahama and Cayman Islands, with notes on relative abundance and depth distribution | article
Lukens RR (1981)
Gulf Res Rep 7:79-81


[11 results]
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