Publications

2010

Derycke, S.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Rigaux, A.; Backeljau, T.; Moens, T. (2010). Exploring the use of cytochrome oxidase c Subunit 1 (COI) for DNA barcoding of free-living marine nematodes. PLoS One 5(10): e13716. dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0013716

Flothmann, S.; Von Kistowski, K.; Dolan, E.; Lee, E.; Meere, F.; Album, G. (2010). Closing loopholes: Getting illegal fishing under control. Science (Wash.) 328(5983): 1235-1236. dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1190245

Fonseca, G.; Soltwedel, T.; Vanreusel, A.; Lindegarth, M. (2010). Variation in nematode assemblages over multiple spatial scales and environmental conditions in Arctic deep seas. Prog. Oceanogr. 84(3-4): 174-184. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2009.11.001

2009

Van den Meersche, K.; Van Rijswijk, P.; Soetaert, K.; Middelburg, J.J. (2009). Autochthonous and allochthonous contributions to mesozooplankton diet in a tidal river and estuary: integrating carbon isotope and fatty acid constraints. Limnol. Oceanogr. 54(1): 62-74. dx.doi.org/10.4319/lo.2009.54.1.0062

Armenteros, M.; Ruiz-Abierno, A.; Vincx, M.; Decraemer, W. (2009). A morphometric analysis of the genus Terschellingia (Nematoda: Linhomoeidae) with redefinition of the genus and key to the species. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 89(6): 1257-1267. dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315409000381

Van Gaever, S.; Moodley, L.; Pasotti, F.; Houtekamer, M.; Middelburg, J.J.; Danovaro, R.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Trophic specialisation of metazoan meiofauna at the Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano: fatty acid biomarker isotope evidence. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 156(6): 1289-1296. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-009-1170-9

Arvanitidis, C.; Somerfield, P.J.; Rumohr, H.; Faulwetter, S.; Valavanis, V.D.; Vasileiadou, A.; Chatzigeorgiou, G.; Vanden Berghe, E.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Labrune, C.; Grémare, A.; Zettler, M.L.; Kedra, M.; Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, M.; Aleffi, I.F.; Amouroux, J.M.; Anisimova, N.; Bachelet, G.; Büntzow, M.; Cochrane, S.J.; Costello, M.J.; Craeymeersch, J.A.; Dahle, S.; Degraer, S.; Denisenko, S.G.; Dounas, C.; Duineveld, G.; Emblow, C.; Escavarage, V.; Fabri, M.-C.; Fleischer, D.; Gray, J.S.; Heip, C.H.R.; Herrmann, M.; Hummel, H.; Janas, U.; Karakassis, I.; Kendall, M.A.; Kingston, P.; Kotwicki, L.; Laudien, J.; Mackie, A.S.Y.; Nevrova, E.L.; Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A.; Oliver, P.G.; Olsgard, F.; Palerud, R.; Petrov, A.; Rachor, E.; Revkov, N.K.; Rose, A.; Sardá, R.; Sistermans, W.C.H.; Speybroeck, J.; Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Whomersley, P.; Willems, W.; Zenetos, A. (2009). Biological geography of the European seas: results from the MacroBen database. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 382: 265-278. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07955

Van Gaever, S.; Olu, K.; Derycke, S.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Metazoan meiofaunal communities at cold seeps along the Norwegian margin: Influence of habitat heterogeneity and evidence for connection with shallow-water habitats. Deep-Sea Res., Part 1, Oceanogr. Res. Pap. 56(5): 772-785. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2008.12.015

Bert, W.; Manhout, J.; Van Colen, C.; Borgonie, G.; Decraemer, W. (2009). Nematode assemblages in a nature reserve with historical pollution. Belg. J. Zool. 139(1): 3-14

Van Gaever, S.; Galeron, J.; Sibuet, M.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Deep-sea habitat heterogeneity influence on meiofaunal communities in the Gulf of Guinea. Deep-Sea Res., Part 2, Top. Stud. Oceanogr. 56(23): 2259-2269. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2009.04.008

Chatterjee, T.; Pesic, V.; Chan, B.K.K.; De Troch, M. (2009). Description of a new species of the Agauopsis ornata group (Acari: Halacaridae) from Zanzibar, Tanzania including a key to species of the ornata group sensu stricto. Cah. Biol. Mar. 50(3): 261-271

van Oevelen, D.; Soetaert, K.; Franco, M.A.; Moodley, L.; van Ijzerloo, L.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2009). Organic matter input and processing in two contrasting North Sea sediments: insights from stable isotope and biomass data. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 380: 19-32. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07921

Chatterjee, T.; Pesic, V.; De Troch, M. (2009). A new species of the genus Atelopsalis (Acari: Halacaridae) from Zanzibar, Tanzania. Cah. Biol. Mar. 50(2): 193-197

Vanden Berghe, E.; Claus, S.; Appeltans, W.; Faulwetter, S.; Arvanitidis, C.; Somerfield, P.J.; Aleffi, I.F.; Amouroux, J.M.; Anisimova, N.; Bachelet, G.; Cochrane, S.J.; Costello, M.J.; Craeymeersch, J.A.; Dahle, S.; Degraer, S.; Denisenko, S.; Deprez, T.; Dounas, C.; Duineveld, G.; Emblow, C.; Escaravage, V.; Fabri, M.-C.; Fleischer, D.; Grémare, A.; Herrmann, M.; Hummel, H.; Karakassis, I.; Kedra, M.; Kendall, M.A.; Kingston, P.; Kotwicki, L.; Labrune, C.; Laudien, J.; Nevrova, E.L.; Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A.; Olsgard, F.; Palerud, R.; Petrov, A.; Rachor, E.; Revkov, N.K.; Rumohr, H.; Sardá, R.; Sistermans, W.C.H.; Speybroeck, J.; Janas, U.; Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Whomersley, P.; Willems, W.; Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, M.; Zenetos, A.; Zettler, M.L.; Heip, C.H.R. (2009). MacroBen integrated database on benthic invertebrates of European continental shelves: a tool for large-scale analysis across Europe. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 382: 225-238. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07826

Corgosinho, P.H.C.; Gheerardyn, H. (2009). A new species of Parameiropsis Becker, 1974 (Copepoda: Harpacticoida) from the Porcupine Seabight (North-East Atlantic Ocean). Mar. Biodiv. 39(2): 83-93. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12526-009-0005-8

Vandepitte, L.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Vanhoorne, B.; Hernandez, F.; Bezerra, T.N.; Mees, J.; Vanden Berghe, E. (2009). The MANUELA database: an integrated database on meiobenthos from European marine waters. Meiofauna Mar. 17: 35-60

Danovaro, R.; Canals, M.; Gambi, C.; Heussner, S.; Lampadariou, N.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Exploring benthic biodiversity patterns and hotspots on European margin slopes. Oceanography 22(1): 16-25

Vanermen, N.; Stienen, E.W.M.; De Meulenaer, B.; Van Ginderdeuren, K.; Degraer, S. (2009). Low dietary importance of polychaetes in opportunistic feeding Sanderlings Calidris alba on Belgian beaches. Ardea 97(1): 81-87. dx.doi.org/10.5253/078.097.0110

De Backer, A.; Adam, S.; Monbaliu, J.; Toorman, E.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2009). Remote sensing of biologically reworked sediments: a laboratory experiment. Est. Coast. 32(6): 1121-1129. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12237-009-9204-6

Vanreusel, A.; Andersen, A.C.; Boetius, A.; Connelly, D.P.; Cunha, M.R.; Decker, C.; Hilario, A.; Kormas, K.A.; Maignien, L.; Olu, K.; Pachiadaki, M.; Ritt, B.; Rodrigues, C.F.; Sarrazin, J.; Tyler, P.A.; Van Gaever, S.; Vanneste, H. (2009). Biodiversity of cold seep ecosystems along the European margins. Oceanography 22(1): 110-127

De Troch, M.; Cnudde, C.; Vyverman, W.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Increased production of faecal pellets by the benthic harpacticoid Paramphiascella fulvofasciata: importance of the food source. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 156(3): 469-477. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-008-1100-2

Verfaillie, E.; Degraer, S.; Schelfaut, K.; Willems, W.; Van Lancker, V. (2009). A protocol for classifying ecologically relevant marine zones, a statistical approach. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 83(2): 175-185. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2009.03.003

dos Santos, G.A.P.; Derycke, S.; Genevois, V.G.F.; Coelho, L.C.B.B.; Correia, M.T.S.; Moens, T. (2009). Interactions among bacterial-feeding nematode species at different levels of food availability. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 156(4): 629-640. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-008-1114-9

Escaravage, V.; Herman, P.M.J.; Merckx, B.; Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, M.; Amouroux, J.M.; Degraer, S.; Grémare, A.; Heip, C.H.R.; Hummel, H.; Karakassis, I.; Labrune, C.; Willems, W. (2009). Distribution patterns of macrofaunal species diversity in subtidal soft sediments: biodiversity-productivity relationships from the MacroBen database. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 382: 253-264. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08008

Verween, A.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2009). Seasonal variation in gametogenesis and spawning of Mytilopsis leucophaeata, an invasive bivalve in Europe. J. Moll. Stud. 75: 307-310. hdl.handle.net/10.1093/mollus/eyp015

Gallucci, F.; Moens, T.; Fonseca, G. (2009). Small-scale spatial patterns of meiobenthos in the Arctic deep sea. Mar. Biodiv. 39(1): 9-25. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12526-009-0003-x

Verween, A.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2009). Comparative toxicity of chlorine and peracetic acid in the biofouling control of Mytilopsis leucophaeata and Dreissena polymorpha embryos (Mollusca, Bivalvia). Int. Biodeterior. Biodegrad. 63(4): 523-528. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ibiod.2009.03.002

Gheerardyn, H.; De Troch, M.; Vincx, M.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Harpacticoida (Crustacea: Copepoda) associated with cold-water coral substrates in the Porcupine Seabight (NE Atlantic): species composition, diversity and reflections on the origin of the fauna. Sci. Mar. (Barc.) 73(4): 747-760. dx.doi.org/10.3989/scimar.2009.73n4747

Webb, T.J.; Aleffi, I.F.; Amouroux, J.M.; Bachelet, G.; Degraer, S.; Dounas, C.; Fleischer, D.; Grémare, A.; Herrmann, M.; Hummel, H.; Karakassis, I.; Kedra, M.; Kendall, M.A.; Kotwicki, L.; Labrune, C.; Nevrova, E.L.; Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A.; Petrov, A.; Revkov, N.K.; Sardá, R.; Simboura, N.; Speybroeck, J.; Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Whomersley, P.; Willems, W.; Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, M. (2009). Macroecology of the European soft sediment benthos: insights from the MacroBen database. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 382: 287-296. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07754

Gheerardyn, H.; Martínez Arbizu, P.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Discovery of Novocriniidae (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) from cold-water corals in the Porcupine Seabight (NE Atlantic), with description of a new species of Atergopedia Martínez Arbizu & Moura, 1998. Org. Divers. Evol. 9(3): 248.e1-248.e12. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ode.2009.04.001

Gheerardyn, H.; Veit-Köhler, G. (2009). Diversity and large-scale biogeography of Paramesochridae (Copepoda, Harpacticoida) in South Atlantic Abyssal Plainsand the deep Southern Ocean. Deep-Sea Res., Part 1, Oceanogr. Res. Pap. 56(10): 1804-1815. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2009.05.002

De Troch, M.; Cnudde, C.; Vyverman, W.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Increased production of faecal pellets by the benthic harpacticoid Paramphiascella fulvofasciata: importance of the food source. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 156(3): 469-477. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s00227-008-1100-2

Grego, M.; De Troch, M.; Forte, J.; Malej, A. (2009). Main meiofauna taxa as an indicator for assessing the spatial and seasonal impact of fish farming. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 58(8): 1178-1186. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2009.03.020

Raes, M.; Decraemer, W.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Draconematidae (Nematoda) from cold-water corals in the Porcupine Seabight: the genus Cygnonema Allen & Noffsinger, 1978. Org. Divers. Evol. 9(1): 37-40. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ode.2008.06.003

Grémare, A.; Labrune, C.; Vanden Berghe, E.; Amouroux, J.M.; Bachelet, G.; Zettler, M.L.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Fleischer, D.; Bigot, L.; Maire, O.; Deflandre, B.; Craeymeersch, J.A.; Degraer, S.; Dounas, C.; Duineveld, G.; Heip, C.H.R.; Herrmann, M.; Hummel, H.; Karakassis, I.; Kedra, M.; Kendall, M.A.; Kingston, P.; Laudien, J.; Occhipinti-Ambrogi, A.; Rachor, E.; Sardá, R.; Speybroeck, J.; Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Whomersley, P.; Willems, W.; Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, M.; Zenetos, A. (2009). Comparison of the performances of two biotic indices based on the MacroBen database. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 382: 297-311. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08030

Raes, M.; Decraemer, W.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Draconematidae (Nematoda) from cold-water corals in the Porcupine Seabight: the genus Tenuidraconema Decraemer, 1989. Org. Divers. Evol. 9(1): 41-43. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ode.2008.06.004

Hampel, H.; Elliott, M.; Cattrijsse, A. (2009). Macrofaunal communities in the habitats of intertidal marshes along the salinity gradient of the Schelde estuary. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 84(1): 45-53. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2009.05.029

Ingels, J.; Kiriakoulakis, K.; Wolff, G.A.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Nematode diversity and its relation to the quantity and quality of sedimentary organic matter in the deep Nazaré Canyon, Western Iberian Margin. Deep-Sea Res., Part 1, Oceanogr. Res. Pap. 56(9): 1521-1539. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2009.04.010

Maria, T.F.; Esteves, A.M.; Smol, N.; Vanreusel, A.; Decraemer, W. (2009). Chromaspirina guanabarensis sp. n. (Nematoda: Desmodoridae) and a new illustrated dichotomous key to Chromaspirina species. Zootaxa 2092(2092): 21-36

Merckx, B.; Goethals, P.; Steyaert, M.; Vanreusel, A.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2009). Predictability of marine nematode biodiversity. Ecol. Model. 220(11): 1449-1458. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2009.03.016

Montserrat, F.; Van Colen, C.; Provoost, P.; Milla, B.; Ponti, M.; Van den Meersche, K.; Ysebaert, T.J.; Herman, P.M.J. (2009). Sediment segregation by biodiffusing bivalves. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 83(4): 379-391. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2009.04.010

Pesic, V.; Chatterjee, T.; De Troch, M.; Ingole, B. (2009). New records of marine water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Pontarachnidae) from the Pujada Bay (west Pacific Ocean) and the Andaman Sea (Indian Ocean). Acta Entomol. Serb. 14(11): 129-132

Rabaut, M.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2009). Do Lanice conchilega (sandmason) aggregations classify as reefs? Quantifying habitat modifying effects. Helgol. Mar. Res. 63(1): 37-46. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10152-008-0137-4

Rabaut, M.; Degraer, S.; Schrijvers, J.; Derous, S.; Bogaert, D.; Maes, F.; Vincx, M.; Cliquet, A. (2009). Policy analysis of the MPA-process in temperate continental shelf areas. Aquat. Conserv. 19(5): 596-608. dx.doi.org/10.1002/aqc.985

Remerie, T.; Vierstraete, A.; Weekers, P.H.H.; Vanfleteren, J.R.; Vanreusel, A. (2009). Phylogeography of an estuarine mysid, Neomysis integer (Crustacea, Mysida), along the north-east Atlantic coasts. J. Biogeogr. 36(1): 39-54. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2699.2008.01970.x

Renaud, P.E.; Webb, T.J.; Bjørgesæter, A.; Karakassis, I.; Kedra, M.; Kendall, M.A.; Labrune, C.; Lampadariou, N.; Somerfield, P.J.; Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, M.; Vanden Berghe, E.; Claus, S.; Aleffi, I.F.; Amouroux, J.M.; Bryne, K.H.; Cochrane, S.J.; Dahle, S.; Degraer, S.; Denisenko, S.G.; Deprez, T.; Dounas, C.; Fleischer, D.; Gil, J.; Grémare, A.; Janas, U.; Mackie, A.S.Y.; Palerud, R.; Rumohr, H.; Sardá, R.; Speybroeck, J.; Taboada, S.; Van Hoey, G.; Weslawski, J.M.; Whomersley, P.; Zettler, M.L. (2009). Continental-scale patterns in benthic invertebrate diversity: insights from the MacroBen database. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 382: 239-252. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07963

Soetaert, K.; Franco, M.; Lampadariou, N.; Muthumbi, A.; Steyaert, M.; Vandepitte, L.; Vanden Berghe, E.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2009). Factors affecting nematode biomass, length and width from the shelf to the deep sea. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 392: 123-132. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08202

Tyler, P.A.; Amaro, T.; Arzola, R.; Cunha, M.R.; de Stigter, H.; Gooday, A.J.; Huvenne, V.; Ingels, J.; Kiriakoulakis, K.; Lastras, G.; Masson, D.; Oliveira, A.; Pattenden, A.; Vanreusel, A.; van Weering, Tj.C.E.; Vitorino, J.; Witte, U.; Wolff, G.A. (2009). Europe’s Grand Canyon: Nazaré submarine canyon. Oceanography 22(1): 46-57

Van Colen, C.; Montserrat, F.; Verbist, K.; Vincx, M.; Steyaert, M.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Herman, P.M.J.; Degraer, S.; Ysebaert, T.J. (2009). Tidal flat nematode responses to hypoxia and subsequent macrofauna-mediated alterations of sediment properties. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 381: 189-197. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07914

Armenteros, M.; Ruiz-Abierno, A.; Fernandez-Garces, R.; Perez-Garcia, J.A.; Diaz-Asencio, L.; Vincx, M.; Decraemer, W. (2009). Biodiversity patterns of free-living marine nematodes in a tropical bay: Cienfuegos, Caribbean Sea. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 85(2): 179-189. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2009.08.002

Van Colen, C.; Snoeck, F.; Struyf, K.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2009). Macrobenthic community structure and distribution in the Zwin nature reserve (Belgium and the Netherlands). J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 89(3): 431-438. dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315409003257

Armenteros, M.; Vincx, M.; Decraemer, W. (2009). Cienfuegia gen. nov (Xyalidae) and Pseudoterschellingia gen. nov (Linhomoeidae), two new genera of free-living marine nematodes from the Caribbean Sea. J. Nat. Hist. 43(17-18): 1067-1081. dx.doi.org/10.1080/00222930902767466

Van Colen, C.; Lenoir, J.; De Backer, A.; Vanelslander, B.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S.; Ysebaert, T.J. (2009). Settlement of Macoma balthica larvae in response to benthic diatom films. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 156(10): 2161-2171. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-009-1246-6

Armenteros, M.; Pérez-Angulo, A.; Regadera, R.; Beltrán, J.; Vincx, M.; Decraemer, W. (2009). Effects of chronic and heavy pollution on macro- and meiobenthos of Havana Bay, Cuba. Rev. Invest. Mar. 30(3): 203-214

2008

Gheerardyn, H.; Seifried, S.; Vanreusel, A. (2008). A new species of Halophytophilus Brian, 1919 (Copepoda: Harpacticoida: Ectinosomatidae) from cold-water corals in the Porcupine Seabight (NE Atlantic). Zootaxa 1761(1761): 1-16

Maria, T.F.; Esteves, A.M.; Smol, N.; Vanreusel, A.; Decraemer, W. (2008). Nematodes from sandy beaches of Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Biociências 16(2): 92-103

Maria, T.F.; da Silva, N.R.R.; Wandeness, A.P.; Esteves, A.M. (2008). Spatio-temporal study and population structure of Daptoneam oxycerca (Nematoda : Xyalidae) in Coroa Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Braz. J. Oceanogr. 56(1): 41-50. dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1679-87592008000100004

Montserrat, F.; Van Colen, C.; Degraer, S.; Ysebaert, T.J.; Herman, P.M.J. (2008). Benthic community-mediated sediment dynamics. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 372: 43-59. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07769

Moodley, L.; Steyaert, M.; Epping, E.; Middelburg, J.J.; Vincx, M.; van Avesaath, P.; Moens, T.; Soetaert, K. (2008). Biomass-specific respiration rates of benthic meiofauna: Demonstrating a novel oxygen micro-respiration system. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 357(1): 41-47. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2007.12.025

Nguyen, D.T.; Nguyen, V.T.; Smol, N.; Vanreusel, A. (2008). New genus Asymmelaimus gen. n., sp. n. and new marine nematode species of the subfamily Dorylaimopsinae de Coninck, 1965 (Comesomatidae Filipjev, 1918) from Halong Bay, Vietnam. Rus. J. Nematol. 16(1): 7-16

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