Published Articles

Carreiro-Silva M, Ocaña O, Stankovic D, Sampaio Í, Porteiro FM, Fabri M-C and Stefanni S (2017) Zoantharians (Hexacorallia: Zoantharia) Associated with Cold-Water Corals in the Azores Region: New Species and Associations in the Deep Sea. Front. Mar. Sci. 4:88.

DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00088

Cormier, R., Christopher R. Kelble, M. Robin Anderson, J. Icarus Allen, Anthony Grehan and Ólavur Gregersen (2016) Moving from ecosystem-based policy objectives to operational implementation of ecosystem-based management measures. ICES Journal of Marine Science.

DOI: 10.1093/icesjms/fsw181

De Clippele, L.H., J. Gafeira, K. Roberts, S. Hennige, M. S. Lavaleye, G. C. A. Duineveld, V. A. I. Huvenne, J. M. Roberts (2016) Using novel acoustic and visual mapping tools to predict the small-scale spatial distribution of live biogenic reef framework in cold-water coral habitats. Coral Reefs.

DOI: 10.1007/s00338-016-1519-8 

Farrell, Edward D., Jeanette E. L. Carlsson, Jens Carlsson (2016) Next Gen Pop Gen: implementing a high-throughput approach to population genetics in boarfish (Capros aper) Royal Society Open Science


DOI: 10.1098/rsos.160651

Fox, A.D., Henry, L-A., Corne, D.W., and Roberts, J.M (2016) Sensitivity of marine protected area network connectivity to atmospheric variability. Royal Society Open Science.


doi: 10.1098/rsos.160494


Gargan Laura M., Morato, T., Pham, CK., Finarelli, J.A., Carlsson, J.E.L, and Carlsson, J. (2017) Development of a sensitive detection method to survey pelagic biodiversity using eDNA and quantitative PCR: a case study of devil ray at seamounts. Marine Biology 164:112 

DOI: 10.1007/s00227-017-3141-x


Long R, Chaves MR (2015). Anatomy of a new international instrument for marine biodiversity beyond national jurisdiction: First impressions of the preparatory process. Environmental Liability - Law, Policy and Practice 6.

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Sampaio. I., Stokvis, F., van Ofwegen, L.P. (2016) New name for the soft coral Alcyonium rubrum Stokvis & van Ofwegen, 2006 (Alcyonacea, Alcyoniidae): Alcyonium burmedju nom. n. ZooKeys 619: 163-165

Soetaert, K. Mohn, C., Rengstorf, A., Grehan, A. van Oevelen, D. (2016) Ecosystem engineering creates a direct nutritional link between 600-m deep cold-water coral mounds and surface productivity. Nature Scientific Reports. 6, 35057.


Sweetman, Andrew K.; Thurber, Andrew R.; Smith, Craig R.; Levin, Lisa A.; Mora, Camilo; Wei, Chih Lin; Gooday, Andrew J.; Jones, Daniel O. B.; Rex, Michael; Yasuhara, Moriaki; Ingels, Jeroen; Ruhl, Henry A.; Frieder, Christina A.; Danovaro, Roberto; Würzberg, Laura; Baco, Amy R.; Grupe, Benjamin M.; Pasulka, Alexis ; Meyer, Kirstin S.; Dunlop, Katherine M.; Henry, Lea-Anne; Roberts, J. Murray (2017) Major impacts of climate change on deep-sea benthic ecosystems. Elementa : Science of the Anthropocene, Vol. 5 (4).


van den Beld Inge M. J., Bourillet Jean-François, Arnaud-Haond Sophie, de Chambure Laurent, Davies Jaime S., Guillaumont Brigitte, Olu Karine, Menot Lénaïck (2017) Cold-Water Coral Habitats in Submarine Canyons of the Bay of Biscay. Frontiers in Marine Science 4:117.



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