Recent Publications

All DC islands

Below you will an overview of the reports and publications on biodiversity related subjects in the Dutch Caribbean that have recently been published.

Baer, J.L., Carilli, J., Chadwick, B., Hatay, M., van der Geer, A., Scholten, Y., Barnes, W., Aquino, J., Ballard, A., Little, M., Brzenski, J.. Coral Reef Arks: An In Situ Mesocosm and Toolkit for Assembling Reef Communities. JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments). 2023 Jan 6(191):e64778. Article.

Banaszak, A.T., Marhaver, K.L., Miller, M.W., Hartmann, A.C., Albright, R., Hagedorn, M., Harrison, P.L., Latijnhouwers, K.R., Mendoza Quiroz, S., Pizarro, V., Chamberland, V.F. Applying coral breeding to reef restoration: best practices, knowledge gaps, and priority actions in a rapidly evolving field. Restoration Ecology.:e13913. Article.

Behm, J.E., Ellers, J., Jesse, W.A., Tran, T.J., Helmus, M.R. Predicting and quantifying coexistence outcomes between resident and invading species using trait and abundance data. bioRxiv. 2023:2023-01.  Article

Bohorquez, J.J., Dvarskas, A.,  Jacquet, J., Sumaila, U.R., Nye, J.A., Pikitch, E.K. 2023. A novel framework to evaluate the financial sustainability of marine protected areas. Biological Conservation. Article.

Brown, T., Sonett, D., McMinds, R., Pollock, F.J., Medina, M., Zaneveld, J.R. Anatomically-specific coupling between innate immune gene repertoire and microbiome structure during coral evolution. bioRxiv. 2023:2023-04. Article.

Candy, A.S., Taylor Parkins, S.K., Van Duyl, F.C., Mueller, B., Arts, M.G., Barnes, W., Carstensen, M., Scholten, Y.J., El-Khaled, Y.C., Wild, C., Kelly, L.W., Nelson, C.E., Sandin, S.A., Vermeij, M.J.A., Rohwer, F.L, Picioreanu, C., Stocchi, P., Haas, A.F. Small-scale oxygen distribution patterns in a coral reef. Frontiers in Marine Science. 2023 10:463.  Article.

Epstein HE, Brown T, Akinrinade AO, McMinds R, Pollock FJ, Sonett D, Smith S, Bourne DG, Carpenter CS, Knight R, Willis BL. Evidence for microbially-mediated tradeoffs between growth and defense throughout coral evolution. bioRxiv. 2023:2023-04. Article.

Focke, J.W. 1978. Limestone cliff morphology on Curaçao (Netherlands Antilles), with special attention to the origin of notches and vermetid/coralline algal surf benches (“cornices”, “trottoirs”). Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie Supplementary Issues. Article.

Geertsma, R.C., Kamermans, P., Murk, A.J., Wijgerde, T. Real-time high resolution tracking of coral and oyster larvae. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 2023 Aug 1;565:151910. Article.

Gigeroff, A.S., Eglit, Y., Simpson, A.G. Characterisation and Cultivation of New Lineages of Colponemids, a Critical Assemblage for Inferring Alveolate Evolution. Protist. 2023 Mar 18:125949. Article.

Goodheart, J.A., Collins, A.G., Cummings, M.P., Egger, B., Rawlinson, K.A. A phylogenomic approach to resolving interrelationships of polyclad flatworms, with implications for life-history evolution. Royal Society Open Science. 2023 Mar 29;10(3):220939. Article.

Hough, A., Criswell, C., Faruk, A., Cavanaugh, J.E., Kolber, B.J., Tidgewell, K.J. Barbamide displays affinity for membrane-bound receptors and impacts store-operated calcium entry in mouse sensory neurons. Marine Drugs. 2023 Feb;21(2):110. Article.

Janssen, J., Houtepen, E., van Proosdij, A., Hennekens, S. CACTUS – Vegetation database of the Dutch Caribbean Islands. Vegetation Classification and Survey. 2023 4: 69-74. Article.

Kise, H., Santos, M.E., Fourreau, C.J., Iguchi, A., Goto, R., Reimer, J.D. Evolutionary patterns of host switching, lifestyle mode, and the diversification history in symbiotic zoantharians. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 2023 Feb 11:107732. Article.

Lemaitre, R., Felder, D.L. 2023. A new genus and species of micro-pagurid hermit crab (Crustacea, Decapoda, Paguridae) from the rariphotic reef zone in Curaçao, Lesser Antilles, Caribbean Sea. Zootaxa 5277 (2): 374–380. Article.

Mulderij-Jansen, V. 2023. Preventing the next Aedes-borne arboviral disease epidemic. University of Groningen. PhD Thesis.

Rodríguez Matos, L.R., Andras, J.P., Weil, E., Schizas, N.V. 2023. Genetic Connectivity among Gorgonia ventalina Linnaeus, 1758 (Cnidaria: Octocorallia: Gorgoniidae) Populations in the Caribbean Sea. Life: The Excitement of Biology 10(3). Article.

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