Publications

2015

Zaiko, A.; Martinez, J.; Schmidt-Petersen, J.; Ribicic, D.; Samuiloviene, A.; Garcia-Vazquez, E. (2015). Metabarcoding approach for the ballast water surveillance - An advantageous solution or an awkward challenge? Mar. Pollut. Bull. 92(1-2): 25-34. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.01.008

Materatski, P.; Vafeiadou, A.-M.; Ribero, R.; Moens, T.; Adão, H. (2015). A comparative analysis of benthic nematode assemblages from Zostera noltii beds before and after a major vegetation collapse. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 167: 256-268. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.ecss.2015.07.001

Melton, J.T.; Leliaert, F.; Tronholm, A.; Lopez-Bautista, J.M. (2015). The complete chloroplast and mitochondrial genomes of the green macroalga Ulva sp. UNA00071828 (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta). PLoS One 10(4): e0121020. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0121020

Mensens, C.; De Laender, F.; Janssen, C.R.; Sabbe, K.; De Troch, M. (2015). Stressor-induced biodiversity gradients: revisiting biodiversity–ecosystem functioning relationships. Oikos (Kbh.) 124(6): 677–684. hdl.handle.net/10.1111/oik.01904

Pasotti, F.; Manini, E.; Giovannelli, D.; Wölfl, A.-C.; Monien, D.; Verleyen, E.; Braeckman, U.; Abele, D.; Vanreusel, A. (2015). Antarctic shallow water benthos in an area of recent rapid glacier retreat. Mar. Ecol. (Berl.) 36(3): 716-733. hdl.handle.net/10.1111/maec.12179

Pasotti, F.; Saravia, L.A.; De Troch, M.; Tarantelli, M.S.; Sahade, R.; Vanreusel, A. (2015). Benthic trophic interactions in an Antarctic shallow water ecosystem affected by recent glacier retreat. PLoS One 10(11): e0141742. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0141742

Pereira, M.; Tala, F.; Fernandez, M.; Subida, M. (2015). Effects of kelp phenolic compounds on the feeding-associated mobility of the herbivore snail Tegula tridentata. Mar. Environ. Res. 112(Part B): 40-47. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2015.04.012

Pratt, D.R.; Lohrer, A.M.; Thrush, S.F.; Hewitt, J.E.; Townsend, M.; Cartner, K.; Pilditch, C.A.; Harris, R.J.; van Colen, C. (2015). Detecting subtle shifts in ecosystem functioning in a dynamic estuarine environment. PLoS One 10(7): e0133914. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0133914

Queirós, A.M.; Stephens, N.; Cook, R.; Ravaglioli, C.; Nunes, J.; Dashfield, S.; Harris, C.; Tilstone, G.H.; Fishwick, J.; Braeckman, U.; Somerfield, P.J.; Widdicombe, S. (2015). Can benthic community structure be used to predict the process of bioturbation in real ecosystems? Prog. Oceanogr. 137(Part B): 559-569. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.pocean.2015.04.027

Rose, A.; Ingels, J.; Raes, M.; Vanreusel, A.; Martinez Arbizu, P. (2015). Long-term iceshelf-covered meiobenthic communities of the Antarctic continental shelf resemble those of the deep sea. Mar. Biodiv. 45(4): 743-762. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s12526-014-0284-6

Sarrazin, J.; Legendre, P.; de Busserolles, F.; Fabri, M.-C.; Guilini, K.; Ivanenko, V.N.; Morineaux, M.; Vanreusel, A.; Sarradin, P.-M. (2015). Biodiversity patterns, environmental drivers and indicator species on a high-temperature hydrothermal edifice, Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Deep-Sea Res., Part II, Top. Stud. Oceanogr. 121: 177-192. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.dsr2.2015.04.013

Steen, F.; Vieira, V.; Leliaert, F.; Payri, E.C.; De Clerck, O. (2015). Biogeographic affinities of Dictyotales from Madagascar: a phylogenetic approach. Cryptogam., Algol. 36(2): 129-141. hdl.handle.net/10.7872/crya.v36.iss2.2015.129

Stelzenmüller, V.; Vega Fernández, T.; Cronin, K.; Röckmann, C.; Pantazi, M.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Stamford, T.; Hostens, K.; Pecceu, E.; Degraer, S.; Buhl-Mortensen, L.; Carlström, J.; Galparsoro, I.; Johnson, K.; Piwowarczyk, J.; Vassilopoulou, V.; Jak, R.; Pace, M.L.; van Hoof, L. (2015). Assessing uncertainty associated with the monitoring and evaluation of spatially managed areas. Mar. Policy 51: 151–162. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marpol.2014.08.001

Taheri, M.; Grego, M.; Riedel, B.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2015). Patterns in nematode community during and after experimentally induced anoxia in the northern Adriatic Sea. Mar. Environ. Res. 110: 110-123. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marenvres.2015.08.004

Tchesunov, V; Portnova, A; Van Campenhout, J. (2015). Description of two free-living nematode species of Halomonhystera disjuncta complex (Nematoda: Monhysterida) from two peculiar habitats in the sea. Helgol. Mar. Res. 69(1): 57-85. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10152-014-0416-1

Van Campenhout, J.; Vanreusel, A.; Van Belleghem, S.M.; Derycke, S. (2015). Transcription, signaling receptor activity, oxidative phosphorylation, and fatty acid metabolism mediate the presence of closely related species in distinct intertidal and cold-seep habitats. Genome Biology and Evolution 8(1): 51-69. hdl.handle.net/10.1093/gbe/evv242

Birchenough, S.N.R.; Reiss, H.; Degraer, S.; Mieszkowska, N.; Borja, A.; Buhl-Mortensen, L.; Braeckman, U.; Craeymeersch, J.; De Mesel, I.; Kerckhof, F.; Kröncke, I.; Parra, S.; Rabaut, M.; Schröder, A.; Van Colen, C.; Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Wätjen, K. (2015). Climate change and marine benthos: a review of existing research and future directions in the North Atlantic. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change 6(2): 203-223. hdl.handle.net/10.1002/wcc.330

Van Colen, C.; Thrush, S.F.; Parkes, S.; Harris, R.; Woodin, S.A.; Wethey, D.S.; Pilditch, C.A.; Hewitt, J.E.; Lohrer, A.M.; Vincx, M. (2015). Bottom-up and top-down mechanisms indirectly mediate interactions between benthic biotic ecosystem components. J. Sea Res. 98: 42-48. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.seares.2014.10.016

Braeckman, U.; Provoost, P.; Sabbe, K.; Soetaert, K.; Middelburg, J.J.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2015). Temporal dynamics in a shallow coastal benthic food web: Insights from fatty acid biomarkers and their stable isotopes. Mar. Environ. Res. 108: 55-68. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marenvres.2015.04.010

Vansteenbrugge, L.; Ampe, B.; De Troch, M.; Vincx, M.; Hostens, K. (2015). On the distribution and population dynamics of the ctenophore Mnemiopsis leidyi in the Belgian part of the North Sea and Westerschelde estuary. Mar. Environ. Res. 110: 33-44. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marenvres.2015.07.011

2014

Paiva dos Santos, Amadeu; Moens, T.; Valdes, Y.; Larrazabal, M.E.L. (2014). Verônica da Fonsêca-Genevois and the rise of meiofauna studies in Brazil. Life and contribution of a pioneer, in memoriam. Mar. Biodiv. 44(3): 229-236. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s12526-014-0251-2

Pape, E.; Jones, D.O.B.; Manini, E.; Bezerra, T.N; Vanreusel, A. (2014). Correction: Benthic-pelagic coupling: effects on nematode communities along southern European continental margins. PLoS One 9(1). hdl.handle.net/10.1371/annotation/0db9ed4c-e8be-40cd-a04d-6d0d7928642d

Pasotti, F; Convey, P; Vanreusel, A. (2014). Potter Cove, west Antarctic Peninsula, shallow water meiofauna: a seasonal snapshot. Antarctic Science 26(5): 554-562. dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0954102014000169

Quang, X; Chau, N; Vanreusel, A. (2014). Nematode morphometry and biomass patterns in relation to community characteristics and environmental variables in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. Raffles Bull. Zool. 62: 501-512

Ramalho, S.P.; Adao, H.; Kiriakoulakis, K.; Wolff, G.A.; Vanreusel, A.; Ingels, J. (2014). Temporal and spatial variation in the Nazare Canyon (Western Iberian margin): inter-annual and canyon heterogeneity effects on meiofauna biomass and diversity. Deep-Sea Res., Part 1, Oceanogr. Res. Pap. 83: 102-114. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2013.09.010

Reubens, J.; De Rijcke, M.; Degraer, S.; Vincx, M. (2014). Diel variation in feeding and movement patterns of juvenile Atlantic cod at offshore wind farms. J. Sea Res. 85: 214-221. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.seares.2013.05.005

Acampora, H.; Schuyler, Q.A.; Townsend, K.A.; Hardesty, B.D. (2014). Comparing plastic ingestion in juvenile and adult stranded short-tailed shearwaters (Puffinus tenuirostris) in eastern Australia. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 78(1-2): 63-68. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2013.11.009

Reubens, J.T.; Degraer, S.; Vincx, M. (2014). The ecology of benthopelagic fishes at offshore wind farms: a synthesis of 4 years of research. Hydrobiologia 727(1): 121-136. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s10750-013-1793-1

Armenteros, M; Rojas-Corzo, A; Ruiz-Abierno, A; Derycke, S.; Backeljau, T.; Decraemer, W. (2014). Systematics and DNA barcoding of free-living marine nematodes with emphasis on tropical desmodorids using nuclear SSU rDNA and mitochondrial COI sequences. Nematology (Leiden) 16: 979-989. dx.doi.org/10.1163/15685411-00002824

Reveillaud, J.; Maignien, L.; Eren, M; Huber, A; Apprill, A; Sogin, L; Vanreusel, A. (2014). Host-specificity among abundant and rare taxa in the sponge microbiome. ISME J. 8(6): 1198-1209. dx.doi.org/10.1038/ismej.2013.227

Bezerra, T.N.; Smol, N.; Vincx, M. (2014). Two new species of Rhynchonema Cobb, 1920 from a Brazilian sandy beach. Mar. Biodiv. 44(3): 343-365. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s12526-014-0223-6

Sotillo, A.; Depestele, J.; Courtens, W.; Vincx, M.; Stienen, E.W.M. (2014). Consumption of discards by Herring Gulls Larus argentatus and Lesser Black-backed Gulls Larus fuscus off the Belgian coast in the breeding season. Ardea 102(2): 195-205. hdl.handle.net/10.5253/arde.v102i2.a9

Borsje, B.W.; Bouma, T.J.; Rabaut, M.; Herman, P.M.J.; Hulscher, S.J.M.H. (2014). Formation and erosion of biogeomorphological structures: A model study on thetube-building polychaete Lanice conchilega. Limnol. Oceanogr. 59(4): 14 pp. hdl.handle.net/10.4319/lo.2014.59.4.0000

Steel, H.; Coomans, A.; Decraemer, W.; Moens, T.; Bert, W. (2014). Nematodes from terrestrial, freshwater and brackish water habitats in Belgium: an updated list with special emphasis on compost nematodes. Zootaxa 3765(2): 143-160

Borsje, B.W.; Bouma, T.J.; Rabaut, M.; Herman, P.M.J.; Hulscher, S.J.M.H.; Borsje, B.W.; Herman, P.M.J. (2014). Formation and erosion of biogeomorphological structures: A model study on the tube-building polychaete Lanice conchilega. Limnol. Oceanogr. 59(4): 1297-1309. hdl.handle.net/10.4319/lo.2014.59.4.1297

Taheri, M.; Braeckman, U; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2014). Effect of short-term hypoxia on marine nematode community structure and vertical distribution pattern in three different sediment types of the North Sea. Mar. Environ. Res. 99: 149-159. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2014.04.010

Braeckman, U.; Yazdani Foshtomi, M.; Van Gansbeke, D.; Meysman, F.; Soetaert, K.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2014). Variable importance of macrofaunal functional biodiversity for biogeochemical cycling in temperate coastal sediments. Ecosystems 17(4): 720-737. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10021-014-9755-7

Thrush, S.F.; Hewitt, J.E.; Parkes, S.; Lohrer, A.M.; Pilditch, C.A.; Woodin, S.A.; Wethey, D.S.; Chiantore, M.; Asnaghi, V.; De Juan, S.; Kraan, C.; Rodil, I.; Savage, C.; Van Colen, C. (2014). Experimenting with ecosystem interaction networks in search of threshold potentials in real-world marine ecosystems. Ecology 95(6): 1451-1457. hdl.handle.net/10.1890/13-1879.1

Braeckman, U.; Van Colen, C.; Guilini, K.; Van Gansbeke, D.; Soetaert, K.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2014). Empirical evidence reveals seasonally dependent reduction in nitrification in coastal sediments subjected to near future ocean acidification. PLoS One 9(10): e108153. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0108153

Vafeiadou, A.-M.; Materatski, P.; Adão, H.; De Troch, M.; Moens, T. (2014). Resource utilization and trophic position of nematodes and harpacticoid copepods in and adjacent to Zostera noltii beds. Biogeosciences 11(14): 4001-4014. hdl.handle.net/10.5194/bg-11-4001-2014

Braeckman, U.; Rabaut, M.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Degraer, S.; Vincx, M. (2014). Protecting the Commons: the use of subtidal ecosystem engineers in marine management. Aquat. Conserv. 24(2): 275-286. hdl.handle.net/10.1002/aqc.2448

Van Campenhout, J.; Derycke, S.; Moens, T.; Vanreusel, A. (2014). Differences in life-histories refute ecological equivalence of cryptic species and provide clues to the origin of bathyal Halomonhystera (Nematoda). PLoS One 9(11): -. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0111889

Brandt, A; Vanreusel, A.; Bracher, A; Hoppe, M; Lins, L.; Meyer-Lobbecke, A; Soppa, A; Wurzberg, L (2014). Are boundary conditions in surface productivity at the Southern Polar Front reflected in benthic activity? Deep-Sea Res., Part II, Top. Stud. Oceanogr. 108: 51-59. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2014.09.001

Van Campenhout, J.; Derycke, S.; Alexei, T; Daria, P; Vanreusel, A. (2014). The Halomonhystera disjuncta population is homogeneous across the Håkon Mosby mud volcano (Barents Sea) but is genetically differentiated from its shallow-water relatives. J. Zoo. Syst. Evol. Research 52(3): 203-216. dx.doi.org/10.1111/jzs.12054

Coates, D.; Van Hoey, G.; Colson, L.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2014). Rapid macrobenthic recovery after dredging activities in an offshore wind farm in the Belgian part of the North Sea. Hydrobiologia 756: 3-18. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s10750-014-2103-2

Van Colen, C.; Underwood, G.J.C.; Serôdio, J.; Paterson, D.M. (2014). Ecology of intertidal microbial biofilms: mechanisms, patterns and future research needs. J. Sea Res. 92: 2-5. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2014.07.003. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.seares.2014.07.003

Coates, D.; Deschutter, Y.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2014). Enrichment and shifts in macrobenthic assemblages in an offshore wind farm area in the Belgian part of the North Sea. Mar. Environ. Res. 95: 1-12. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marenvres.2013.12.008

Irisarri, J.; Fernandez-Reiriz, M.; De Troch, M.; Labarta, U. (2014). Fatty acids as tracers of trophic interactions between seston, mussels and biodeposits in a coastal embayment of mussel rafts in the proximity of fish cages. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. (B Biochem. Mol. Biol.) 172-173: 105-115. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpb.2014.04.006

Van Colen, C.; Verbelen, D.; Devos, K.; Agten, L.; Van Tomme, J.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2014). Sediment-benthos relationships as a tool to assist in conservation practices in a coastal lagoon subjected to sediment change. Biodivers. Conserv. 23(4): 877-889. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s10531-014-0638-1

Costello, M.J.; Appeltans, W.; Bailly, N.; Berendsohn, W.G.; de Jong, Y.; Edwards, M.; Froese, R.; Huettmann, F.; Los, W.; Mees, J.; Segers, H.; Bisby, F.A. (2014). Strategies for the sustainability of online open-access biodiversity databases. Biol. Conserv. 173: 155-165. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.biocon.2013.07.042

Van Ginderdeuren, K.; Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Hostens, K. (2014). The mesozooplankton community of the Belgian shelf (North Sea). J. Sea Res. 85: 48-58. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.seares.2013.10.003

De Backer, A.; Van Hoey, G.; Coates, D.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Hostens, K. (2014). Similar diversity-disturbance responses to different physical impacts: Three cases of small-scale biodiversity increase in the Belgian part of the North Sea. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 84(1-2): 251–262. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.05.006

Van Ginderdeuren, K.; Vandendriessche, S.; Prössler, Y.; Matola, H.; Vincx, M.; Hostens, K. (2014). Selective feeding by pelagic fish in the Belgian part of the North Sea. ICES J. Mar. Sci./J. Cons. int. Explor. Mer 71(4): 808-820. hdl.handle.net/doi:10.1093/icesjms/fst183

de Oliveira, D.A.S.; dos Santos, P; Derycke, S.; Moens, T.; Decraemer, W. (2014). Biodiversity and connectivity of marine nematodes associated with algae from two tropical beaches. J. Nematol. 46(2): 152-152

Van Tomme, J.; Degraer, S.; Vincx, M. (2014). Role of predation on sandy beaches: Predation pressure and prey selectivity estimated by laboratory experiments. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 451: 115-121. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2013.11.009

Debusschere, E.; De Coensel, B.; Bajek, A.; Botteldooren, D.; Hostens, K.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Vandendriessch, S.; Van Ginderdeuren, K.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2014). In situ mortality experiments with juvenile sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) in relation to impulsive sound levels caused by pile driving of windmill foundations. PLoS One 9(10): e109280. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0109280

Vanden Eede, S.; Laporta, L.; Deneudt, K.; Stienen, E.; Derous, S.; Degraer, S.; Vincx, M. (2014). Marine biological valuation of the shallow Belgian coastal zone: A space-use conflict example within the context of marine spatial planning. Ocean Coast. Manag. 96: 61-72. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2014.04.022

Depestele, J.; Courtens, W.; Degraer, S.; Haelters, J.; Hostens, K.; Leopold, M.; Pinn, E.; Merckx, B.; Polet, H.; Rabaut, M.; Reiss, H.; Stienen, E.; Vandendriessche, S.; Volckaert, F.A.M.; Vincx, M. (2014). Sensitivity assessment as a tool for spatial and temporal gear-based fisheries management. Ocean Coast. Manag. 102(Part A): 149–160. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2014.09.024

Vanden Eede, S.; Van Tomme, J.; De Busschere, C.; Vandegehuchte, M.L.; Sabbe, K.; Stienen, E.W.M.; Degraer, S.; Vincx, M.; Bonte, D. (2014). Assessing the impact of beach nourishment on the intertidal food web through the development of a mechanistic-envelope model. J. Appl. Ecol. 51(5): 1304–1313. hdl.handle.net/10.1111/1365-2664.12314

Depestele, J.; Desender, M.; Benoît, H.P.; Polet, H.; Vincx, M. (2014). Short-term survival of discarded target fish and non-target invertebrate species in the “eurocutter” beam trawl fishery of the southern North Sea. Fish. Res. 154: 82-92. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.fishres.2014.01.018

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