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Rolf Bak


Rolf Bak

Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
University of Amsterdam
Netherlands
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Publications

  Please note that only publications relevant to mesophotic reefs are indexed.

10.1186   1471 2148 13 205 Sharing the slope: depth partitioning of agariciid corals and associated Symbiodinium across shallow and mesophotic habitats (2-60 m) on a Caribbea... | article
Bongaerts P, Frade PR, Ogier JJ, Hay KB, van Bleijswijk J, Englebert N, Vermeij MJA, Bak RPM, Visser PM, Hoegh-Guldberg O (2013)
BMC Evol Biol
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Back 1995a Long-term change in coral communities along depth gradients over Leeward Reefs in the Netherlands Antilles | article
Bak RPM, Nieuwland G (1995)
Bull Mar Sci 56:609-619
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Vermeij 2003a A new species of scleractinian coral (Cnidaria, Anthozoa), Madracis carmabi N. Sp. from the Caribbean | article
Vermeij MJA, Diekmann OE, Bak RPM (2003)
Bull Mar Sci 73:679-684
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Vermeij 2003b Species-Specific Population Structure of Closely Related Coral Morphospecies Along a Depth Gradient (5-60 m) Over a Caribbean Reef Slope | article
Vermeij MJA, Bak RPM (2003)
Bull Mar Sci 73:725-744
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10.1007   s00338 003 0297 2 Deep formations (50-80 m) of the solitary coral Phacelocyanthus flos on southern Caribbean reefs | article
Vermeij MJA, Engelen AH, Bak RPM (2003)
Coral Reefs 22:107-108
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10.1007   s00338 005 0009 1 Coral reef crisis in deep and shallow reefs: 30 years of constancy and change in reefs of Curacao and Bonaire | article
Bak RPM, Nieuwland G, Meesters EH (2005)
Coral Reefs 24:475-479
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10.1007   s00338 007 0346 3 Long-term dynamics of the brown macroalga Lobophora variegata on deep reefs in Curacao | article
Nugues MM, Bak RPM (2008)
Coral Reefs 27:389-393
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10.4319   lo.2008.53.6.2711 In situ photobiology of corals over large depth ranges: A multivariate analysis on the roles of environment, host, and algal symbiont | article
Frade PR, Bongaerts P, Winkelhagen AJS, Tonk L, Bak RPM (2008)
Limnol Oceanogr 53:2711-2723
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10.3354   meps233105 How are coral populations structured by light? Marine light regimes and the distribution of Madracis | article
Vermeij MJA, Bak RPM (2002)
Mar Ecol Prog Ser 233:105-116
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10.1111   j.1365 294x.2007.03612.x Variation in symbiont distribution between closely related coral species over large depth ranges | article
Frade PR, De Jongh F, Vermeulen F, van Bleijswijk J, Bak RPM (2008)
Mol Ecol 17:691-703
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10.1007   bf00346812 Constancy and change in coral reef habitats along depth gradients at Curaçao | article
Bak RPM, Luckhurst BE (1980)
Oecologia 47:145-155
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10.1038   srep07652 Deep down on a Caribbean reef: lower mesophotic depths harbor a specialized coral-endosymbiont community | article
Bongaerts P, Frade PR, Hay KB, Englebert N, Latijnhouwers KRW, Bak RPM, Vermeij MJA, Hoegh-Guldberg O (2015)
Sci Rep 5:7652
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10.1016   0304 3770%2878%2990045 1 The distribution of algae, corals, and gorgonians in relation to depth, light attenuation, water movement and grazing pressure in the fringing reef... | article
Van den Hoek C, Breeman AM, Bak RPM, Van Buurt G (1978)
Aquat Bot 5:1-46
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10.1007   s00338 016 1534 9 40 Years of benthic community change on the Caribbean reefs of Curaçao and Bonaire: the rise of slimy cyanobacterial mats | article
Bakker de DM, Duyl van FC, Bak RPM, Nugues MM, Nieuwland G, Meesters EH (2017)
Coral Reefs
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No pdf 1b9f3d12ef7c41b5dcd6d3ff4f9dd4724048d17a98698858e66d6e1bb8a51198 Long-term Shifts in Coral Communities On Shallow to Deep Reef Slopes of Curaçao and Bonaire: Are There Any Winners? | article
Bakker de DM, Meesters EH, Bak RPM, Nieuwland G, Duyl van FC (2017)
Front Mar Sci

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Research keywords
Research details (top 5 / category)
Fields
13  Community structure
6  Ecology
5  Biodiversity
4  Molecular ecology
3  Long-term monitoring

Focusgroups
12  Scleractinia (Hard Corals)
5  Symbiodinium (zooxanthellae)
2  Overall benthic (groups)
2  Algae (Macro, Turf and Crustose Coralline)
1  Octocorallia (Soft Corals)

Locations
15  Curaçao
2  Bonaire

Platforms
13  Diving (unspecified)
1  Diving - Technical Open-Circuit
1  Manned Submersible

Co-authors
6  Vermeij
4  Frade
3  Bongaerts
2  Englebert
2  Nugues