People:

Richard Pyle


Richard Pyle

Bernice P. Bishop Museum
Bishop Museum  (United States of America)





Research interests
Publications

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

New records of fishes from Johnston Atoll, with notes on biogeography | article
Kosaki RK, Pyle RL, Randall JE, Irons DK (1991)
Pac Sci 45:186-203
Theme section on 'Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems: Characterization, Ecology, and Management' | article
Hinderstein LM, Marr JCA, Martinez FA, Dowgiallo MJ, Puglise KA, Pyle RL, Zawada DG, Appeldoorn R (2010)
Coral Reefs 29:247-251


Mesophotic surveys of the flora and fauna at Johnston Atoll, Central Pacific Ocean | article
Wagner D, Kosaki RK, Spalding HL, Whitton RK, Pyle RL, Sherwood AR, Tsuda RT, Calcinai B (2014)
Mar Biodivers Rec 7:e68



New Records of Commercially Valuable Black Corals (Cnidaria: Antipatharia) from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands at Mesophotic Depths | article
Wagner D, Papastamatiou YP, Kosaki RK, Gleason KA, McFall GB, Boland RC, Pyle RL, Toonen RJ (2011)
Pac Sci 65:249-255


Five new species of the damselfish genus Chromis (Perciformes: Labroidei: Pomacentridae) from deep coral reefs in the tropical western Pacific | article
Pyle RL, Earle JL, Greene BD (2008)
Zootaxa 1671:3-31
Luzonichthys seaver, a new species of Anthiinae (Perciformes, Serranidae) from Pohnpei, Micronesia | article
Copus JM, Ka'apu-Lyons CA, Pyle RL (2015)
Biodivers Data J 3:e4902



Neoniphon pencei, a new species of holocentrid (Teleostei: Beryciformes) from Rarotonga, Cook Islands | article
Copus JM, Pyle RL, Earle JL (2015)
Biodivers Data J 3:e4180



Field comparison of open-circuit scuba to closed-circuit rebreathers for deep mixed-gas diving operations | article
Parrish FA, Pyle RL (2002)
Mar Technol Soc J 36:13-22


Assessing Undiscovered Fish Biodiversity on Deep Coral Reefs Using Advanced Self-Contained Diving Technology | article
Pyle RL (2000)
Mar Technol Soc J 34:82-91


Exploring deep coral reefs: How much biodiversity are we missing? | article
Pyle RL (1996)

100% endemism in mesophotic reef fish assemblages at Kure Atoll, Hawaiian Islands | article
Kosaki RK, Pyle RL, Leonard JC, Hauk BB, Whitton RK, Wagner D (2016)
Marine Biodiversity 47:783-784


To what extent do mesophotic coral ecosystems and shallow reefs share species of conservation interest? | review
Laverick JH, Andradi-Brown DA, Exton DA, Bongaerts P, Bridge TCL, Lesser MP, Pyle RL, Slattery M, Wagner D, Rogers AD (2016)
Environ Evid 5:1-8



Prognathodes basabei, a new species of butterflyfish (Perciformes, Chaetodontidae) from the Hawaiian Archipelago | article
Pyle RL, Kosaki RK (2016)
Zookeys 614:137-152



Compound-specific isotopic analysis of amino acids reveals dietary changes in mesophotic coral-reef fish | article
Bradley CJ, Longenecker K, Pyle RL, Popp BN (2016)
Mar Ecol Prog Ser 558:65-79


A review of the use of closed-circuit rebreathers for scientific diving | review
Sieber A, Pyle R (2010)
Underwater Technology 29:73-78



Phylogeographic analyses of submesophotic snappers Etelis coruscans and Etelis “marshi”(Family Lutjanidae) reveal concordant genetic structure acro... | article
Andrews KR, Moriwake VN, Wilcox C, Grau EG, Kelley C, Pyle RL, Bowen BW (2014)
PLoS ONE 9:e91665



Mesophotic coral ecosystems are threatened and ecologically distinct from shallow water reefs | article
Rocha LA, Pinheiro HT, Shepherd B, Papastamatiou YP, Luiz OJ, Pyle RL, Bongaerts P (2018)
Science


Three new species of labrid fishes of the genus Cirrhilabrus from islands of tropical Pacific | article
Randall JE, Pyle RL (2001)
Aqua Int J Ichthyol 4:89-98
Synodus orientalis, a new lizardfish (Aulopiformes: Synodontidae) from Taiwan and Japan, with correction of the Asian record of S. lobeli | article
Randall JE, Pyle RL (2008)
Zool Stud 47:657-662

To what extent do mesophotic coral ecosystems and shallow reefs share species of conservation interest? A systematic review | review
Laverick JH, Piango S, Andradi‑Brown DA, Exton DA, Bongaerts P, Bridge TCL, Lesser MP, Pyle RL, Slattery M, Wagner D, Rogers AD (2018)
Environ Evid



Research keywords
Photographs (of Richard Pyle)