Publications

2015

Decleyre, H.; Heylen, K.; Sabbe, K.; Tytgat, B.; Deforce, D.; Van Nieuwerburgh, F.; Van Colen, C.; Willems, A. (2015). A doubling of microphytobenthos biomass coincides with a tenfold increase in denitrifier and total bacterial abundances in intertidal sediments of a temperate estuary. PLoS One 10(5): e0126583. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0126583

Lins, L.; da Silva, C; Hauquier, F.; Esteves, M; Vanreusel, A. (2015). Nematode community composition and feeding shaped by contrasting productivity regimes in the Southern Ocean. Prog. Oceanogr. 134: 356-369. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2015.03.006

Decleyre, H.; Heylen, K.; Van Colen, C.; Willems, A. (2015). Dissimilatory nitrogen reduction in intertidal sediments of a temperate estuary: small scale heterogeneity and novel nitrate-to-ammonium reducers. Front. Microbiol. 6(1124): 13 pp. hdl.handle.net/10.3389/fmicb.2015.01124

Meire, L.; Sogaard, D.H.; Mortensen, J.; Meysman, F.J.R.; Soetaert, K.; Arendt, K.E.; Juul-Pedersen, T.; Blicher, T.E.; Rysgaard, S. (2015). Glacial meltwater and primary production are drivers of strong CO2 uptake in fjord and coastal waters adjacent to the Greenland Ice Sheet. Biogeosciences 12(8): 2347-2363. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-2347-2015

Franco-Santos, R.M.; Perales-Raya, C.; Almansa, E.; De Troch, M.; Garrido, D. (2016). Beak microstructure analysis as a tool to identify potential rearing stress for Octopus vulgaris paralarvae. Aquac. Res. 47(9): 3001-3015. hdl.handle.net/10.1111/are.12753

Puncher, G.N.; Alemany, F.; Arrizabalaga, H.; Cariani, A.; Tinti, F. (2015). Misidentification of bluefin tuna larvae: a call for caution and taxonomic reform. Rev. Fish Biol. Fish. 25(3): 485-502. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11160-015-9390-1

Harris, R.J.; Pilditch, C.A.; Hewitt, J.E.; Lohrer, A.M.; Van Colen, C.; Townsend, M.; Thrush, S.F. (2015). Biotic interactions influence sediment erodibility on wave-exposed sandflats. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 523: 15-30. hdl.handle.net/10.3354/meps11164

Puncher, G.N.; Cariani, A.; Cilli, E.; Masari, F.; Morales, A.; Onar, V.; Toker, N.; Moens, T.; Tinti, F. (2015). Species identification of ancient tuna remains using a novel paleogenetic protocol and barcoding techniques. Genome 58(5): 268-268

Hauquier, F.; Durán Suja, L.; Gutt, J.; Veit-Köhler, G.; Vanreusel, A. (2015). Different oceanographic regimes in the vicinity of the Antarctic Peninsula reflected in benthic nematode communities. PLoS One 10(9): e0137527. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0137527

Hauquier, F.; Ballesteros-Redondo, L.; Gutt, J.; Vanreusel, A. (2015). Community dynamics of nematodes after Larsen ice-shelf collapse in the eastern Antarctic Peninsula. Ecol. Evol. 6(1): 305-317. hdl.handle.net/10.1002/ece3.1869

Ramirez-Llodra, E.; Trannum, H.; Evenset, A.; Levin, L.; Andersson, M.; Finne, T.; Hilario, A.; Flem, B.; Christensen, G.; Schaanning, M.; Vanreusel, A. (2015). Submarine and deep-sea mine tailing placements: a review of current practices, environmental issues, natural analogs and knowledge gaps in Norway and internationally. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 97(1-2): 13-35. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2015.05.062

Leliaert, F.; Lopez-Bautista, J.M. (2015). The chloroplast genomes of Bryopsis plumosa and Tydemania expeditiones (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta): compact genomes and genes of bacterial origin. BMC Genom. 16: 204. hdl.handle.net/10.1186/s12864-015-1418-3

Sabeel, R.A.O.; Ingels, J.; Pape, E.; Vanreusel, A. (2015). Macrofauna along the Sudanese Red Sea coast: potential effect of mangrove clearance on community and trophic structure. Mar. Ecol. (Berl.) 36(3): 794-809. dx.doi.org/10.1111/maec.12184

Macheriotou, L.; Braeckman, B.P.; Rigaux, A.; De Meester, N.; Moens, T.; Derycke, S. (2015). Intraspecific functional trait variability does not result in higher fitness under thermal stress in a free-living marine nematode. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 472: 14-23. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.jembe.2015.06.016

Sørensen, H.L.; Meire, L.; Juul-Pedersen, T.; de Stigter, H.C.; Meysman, F.J.R.; Rysgaard, S.; Thamdrup, B.; Glud, R.N. (2015). Seasonal carbon cycling in a Greenlandic fjord: an integrated pelagic and benthic study. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 539: 1-17. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps11503

Mascart, T.; Lepoint, G.; Deschoemaeker, S.; Binard, M.; Remy, F.; De Troch, M. (2015). Seasonal variability of meiofauna, especially harpacticoid copepods, in Posidonia oceanica macrophytodetritus accumulations. J. Sea Res. 95: 149–160. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.seares.2014.07.009

Willems, T.; De Backer, A.; You, K.; Vincx, M.; Hostens, K. (2015). Spatio-temporal distribution patterns of the epibenthic community in the coastal waters of Suriname. Cont. Shelf Res. 108: 25-40. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2015.08.006

Mascart, T.; Agusto, L.; Lepoint, G.; Remy, F.; De Troch, M. (2015). How do harpacticoid copepods colonize detrital seagrass leaves? . Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 162(5): 929-943 . hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s00227-015-2632-x

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

2014

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 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

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.; 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 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 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

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

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

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.; 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.; 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

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

Dupuy, C.; Van Colen, C.; Agogué, H.; Guizien, K. (2014). Trophic significance of microbial biofilm in tidal flats: the VASIREMI project and international Symposium on Tidal Flats. J. Sea Res. 92: 1. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.seares.2014.07.002

Zeppilli, D.; Bongiorni, L.; Serrão Santos, R.; Vanreusel, A. (2014). Changes in nematode communities in different physiographic sites of the Condor Seamount (North-East Atlantic Ocean) and adjacent sediments. PLoS One 9(12): e115601. hdl.handle.net/10.1371/journal.pone.0115601

Gajdzik, L.; Vanreusel, A.; Koedam, N.; Reubens, J.; Muthumbi, A. (2014). The mangrove forests as nursery habitats for the ichthyofauna of Mida Creek (Kenya, East Africa). J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 94(5): 865-877. hdl.handle.net/10.1017/S0025315414000290

Gatune, C.; Vanreusel, A.; Ruwa, R.; Bossier, P.; De Troch, M. (2014). Growth and survival of post-larval giant tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon feeding on mangrove leaf litter biofilms. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 511: 117-128. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps10938. hdl.handle.net/10.3354/meps10938

Gatune, W.C.; Vanreusel, A.; Ruwa, R. K.; Bossier, P.; De Troch, M. (2014). Fatty acid profiling reveals a trophic link between mangrove leaf litter biofilms and the post-larvae of giant tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon. Aquaculture Environment Interactions 6(1): 1-10. hdl.handle.net/10.3354/aei00117

Grego, M.; Riedel, B.; Stachowitsch, M.; De Troch, M. (2014). Meiofauna winners and losers of coastal hypoxia: case study harpacticoid copepods. Biogeosciences 11(2): 281-292. dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-281-2014

Hobbs, J.-P.A.; Coker, D.J.; Green, P.T.; James, D.J.; Humphreys, W.F.; McAllan, I.A.W.; Newman, S.J.; Pratchett, M.S.; Staeudle, T.M.; Whiting, S.D. (2014). An annotated bibliography of the research on marine organisms and environments at Christmas Island and the Cocos (Keeling) Islands. Raffles Bull. Zool. Suppl. 30: 419-468

Laglbauer, B.J.L.; Franco-Santos, R.M.; Andreu-Cazenave, M.; Brunelli, L.; Papadatou, M.; Palatinus, A; Grego, M; Deprez, T. (2014). Macrodebris and microplastics from beaches in Slovenia. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 89(1-2): 356-366. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.09.036

Lins, L.; Guilini, K.; Veit-Köhler, G.; Hauquier, F.; Alves, R.M.S.; Esteves, A.M.; Vanreusel, A. (2014). The link between meiofauna and surface productivity in the Southern Ocean. Deep-Sea Res., Part II, Top. Stud. Oceanogr. 108: 60-68. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2014.05.003

Moens, T.; Vafeiadou, A.-M.; De Geyter, E.; Vanormelingen, P.; Sabbe, K.; De Troch, M. (2014). Diatom feeding across trophic guilds in tidal flat nematodes, and the importance of diatom cell size. J. Sea Res. 92: 125-133. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2013.08.007. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.seares.2013.08.007

Munga, C.N.; Omukoto, O.; Kimani, E.N.; Vanreusel, A. (2014). Propulsion-gear-based characterisation of artisanal fisheries in the Malindi-Ungwana Bay, Kenya and its use for fisheries management. Ocean Coast. Manag. 98: 130–139. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2014.06.006

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

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.; 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

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

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

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

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

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

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.; 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

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

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

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

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