Publications

2008

Gallucci, F.; Moens, T.; Vanreusel, A.; Fonseca, G. (2008). Active colonisation of disturbed sediments by deep-sea nematodes: evidence for the patch mosaic model. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 367: 173-183. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07537

Gheerardyn, H.; De Troch, M.; Ndaro, G.M.; Raes, M.; Vincx, M.; Vanreusel, A. (2008). Community structure and microhabitat preferences of harpacticoid copepods in a tropical reef lagoon (Zanzibar, Tanzania). J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 88(4): 747-758. dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315408001331

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

Pape, E.; Muthumbi, A.; Kamanu, C.P.; Vanreusel, A. (2008). Size-dependent distribution and feeding habits of Terebralia palustris in mangrove habitats of Gazi Bay, Kenya. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 76(4): 797-808. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2007.08.007

Rabaut, M.; Braeckman, U.; Hendrickx, F.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). Experimental beam-trawling in Lanice conchilega reefs: impact on the associated fauna. Fish. Res. 90(1-3): 209-216. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2007.10.009

Raes, M.; Decraemer, W.; Vanreusel, A. (2008). Walking with worms: coral-associated epifaunal nematodes. J. Biogeogr. 35: 2207-2222

Reveillaud, J.; Freiwald, A.; Van Rooij, D.; Le Guilloux, E.; Altuna, A.; Foubert, A.; Vanreusel, A.; Olu-Le Roy, K.; Henriet, J.-P. (2008). The distribution of scleractinian corals in the Bay of Biscay, NE Atlantic. Facies 54(3): 317-331. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10347-008-0138-4

Speybroeck, J.; Bonte, D.; Courtens, W.; Gheskiere, T.; Grootaert, P.; Maelfait, J.-P.; Provoost, S.; Sabbe, K.; Stienen, E.; Van Lancker, V.R.M.; Van Landuyt, W.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). The Belgian sandy beach ecosystem: a review, in: Advances in sandy shore ecology: Proceedings of the Fourth International Sandy Beach Symposium. Marine Ecology (Berlin), 29(Suppl. 1): pp. 171-185

Speybroeck, J.; Van Tomme, J.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). In situ study of the autecology of the closely related, co-occurring sandy beach amphipods Bathyporeia pilosa and Bathyporeia sarsi. Helgol. Mar. Res. 62(3): 257-268. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10152-008-0114-y

Speybroeck, J.; Bonte, D.; Courtens, W.; Gheskiere, T.; Grootaert, P.; Maelfait, J.-P.; Provoost, S.; Sabbe, K.; Stienen, E.; Van Lancker, V.R.M.; Van Landuyt, W.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). The Belgian sandy beach ecosystem: a review. Mar. Ecol. (Berl.) 29(Suppl. 1): 171-185. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0485.2008.00232.x

Urban-Malinga, B.; Gheskiere, T.; Degraer, S.; Derycke, S.; Opalinski, K.W.; Moens, T. (2008). Gradients in biodiversity and macroalgal wrack decomposition rate across a macrotidal, ultradissipative sandy beach. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 155(1): 79-90. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-008-1009-9

Adam, S.; De Backer, A.; Degraer, S.; Monbaliu, J.; Toorman, E.A.; Vincx, M. (2008). Sediment characterization of intertidal mudflats using remote sensing, in: Kusuda, T. et al. (Ed.) Sediment and Ecohydraulics: INTERCOH 2005. Proceedings in Marine Science, 9: pp. 109-124. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/S1568-2692(08)80011-3

Van Colen, C.; Montserrat, F.; Vincx, M.; Herman, P.M.J.; Ysebaert, T.J.; Degraer, S. (2008). Macrobenthic recovery from hypoxia in an estuarine tidal mudflat. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 372: 31-42. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps07640

Chatterjee, T.; Pesic, V.; De Troch, M. (2008). A new species of the genus Arhodeoporus (Acari: Halacaridae) from Zanzibar, Tanzania. Cah. Biol. Mar. 49(2): 185-190

Van den Meersche, K.; Soetaert, K.; Middelburg, J.J. (2008). A Bayesian Compositional Estimator for microbial taxonomy based on biomarkers. Limnol. Oceanogr., Methods 6: 190-199. dx.doi.org/10.4319/lom.2008.6.190

Danovaro, R.; Gambi, M.C.; Dell'Anno, A.; Corinaldesi, C.; Fraschetti, S.; Vanreusel, A.; Vincx, M.; Gooday, A.J. (2008). Exponential decline of deep-sea ecosystem functioning linked to benthic biodiversity loss. Curr. Biol. 18(1): 1-8 + supplemental data: S1-S6; 1-16. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2007.11.056

Van Hoey, G.; Guilini, K.; Rabaut, M.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). Ecological implications of the presence of the tube-building polychaete Lanice conchilega on soft-bottom benthic ecosystems. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 154(6): 1009-1019. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-008-0992-1

De Leonardis, C.; Sandulli, R.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Vincx, M.; De Zio Grimaldi, S. (2008). Meiofauna and nematode diversity in some Mediterranean subtidal areas of the Adriatic and Ionian Sea. Sci. Mar. (Barc.) 72(1): 5-13. dx.doi.org/10.3989/scimar.2008.72n15

Van Steenkiste, N.; Volonterio, O.; Schockaert, E.; Artois, T. (2008). Marine Rhabdocoela (Platyhelminthes, Rhabditophora) from Uruguay, with the description of eight new species and two new genera. Zootaxa 1914(1914): 1-33

De Leon-Gonzalez, J.A.; Cornejo-Rodriguez, M.H.; Degraer, S. (2008). A new species of Australonuphis (Polychaeta : Onuphidae) from the eastern Pacific. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 88(4): 739-742. dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315408001252

Chatterjee, T.; De Troch, M.; Chan, B. (2008). Descriptions of two Copidognathus halacarid mites (Acari, Halacaridae) from Zanzibar, Tanzania. Zootaxa 1809: 49-60

Vanagt, T.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). Can sandy beach molluscs show an endogenously controlled circatidal migrating behaviour? Hints from a swash rig experiment, in: Advances in sandy shore ecology: Proceedings of the Fourth International Sandy Beach Symposium. Marine Ecology (Berlin), 29(Suppl. 1): pp. 118-125

De Troch, M.; Raes, M.; Muthumbi, A.; Gheerardyn, H.; Vanreusel, A. (2008). Spatial diversity of nematode and copepod genera of the coral degradation zone along the Kenyan coast, including a test for the use of higher-taxon surrogacy. Afr. J. Mar. Sci. 30(1): 25-33. dx.doi.org/10.2989/AJMS.2008.30.1.3.453

Van Hoey, G.; Guilini, K.; Rabaut, M.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). Ecological implications of the presence of the tube-building polychaete Lanice conchilega on soft-bottom benthic ecosystems. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 154(6): 1009-1019. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s00227-008-0992-1

Vanagt, T.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). Can sandy beach molluscs show an endogenously controlled circatidal migrating behaviour? Hints from a swash rig experiment. Mar. Ecol. (Berl.) 29(Suppl. 1): 118-125. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0485.2008.00221.x

De Troch, M.; Chepurnov, V.A.; Vincx, M.; Ólafsson, E. (2008). The effect of Fucus vesiculosus on the grazing of harpacticoid copepods on diatom biofilms. J. Sea Res. 60(3): 139-143. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2008.05.005

Vanagt, T.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). Is the burrowing performance of a sandy beach surfing gastropod limiting for its macroscale distribution? Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 155(4): 387-397. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-008-1035-7

De Troch, M.; Melgo-Ebarle, J.L.; Angsinco-Jimenez, L.; Gheerardyn, H.; Vincx, M. (2008). Diversity and habitat selectivity of harpacticoid copepods from sea grass beds in Pujada Bay, the Philippines. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 88(3): 515-526. dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315408000805

Vanaverbeke, J.; Vincx, M. (2008). Short-term changes in nematode communities from an abandoned intense sand extraction site on the Kwintebank (Belgian Continental Shelf) two years post-cessation. Mar. Environ. Res. 66(2): 240-248. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2008.02.066

Degraer, S.; Verfaillie, E.; Willems, W.; Adriaens, E.; Vincx, M.; Van Lancker, V. (2008). Habitat suitability modelling as a mapping tool for macrobenthic communities: an example from the Belgian part of the North Sea. Cont. Shelf Res. 28(3): 369-379. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2007.09.001

Degraer, S.; Moerkerke, G.; Rabaut, M.; Van Hoey, G.; Du Four, I.; Vincx, M.; Henriet, J.P.; Van Lancker, V.R.M. (2008). Very-high resolution side-scan sonar mapping of biogenic reefs of the tube-worm Lanice conchilega. Remote Sens. Environ. 112(8): 3323-3328. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2007.12.012

Vilas, C.; Drake, P.; Fockedey, N. (2008). Feeding preferences of estuarine mysids Neomysis integer and Rhopalophthalmus tartessicus in a temperate estuary (Guadalquivir Estuary, SW Spain). Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 77(3): 345-356. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2007.09.025

Derycke, S.; Fonseca, G.; Vierstraete, A.; Vanfleteren, J.; Vincx, M.; Moens, T. (2008). Disentangling taxonomy within the Rhabditis (Pellioditis) marina (Nematoda, Rhabditidae) species complex using molecular and morphological tools. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 152(1): 1-15. hdl.handle.net/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2007.00365.x

Willems, W.; Goethals, P.; Van den Eynde, D.; Van Hoey, G.; Van Lancker, V.; Verfaillie, E.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2008). Where is the worm? Predictive modelling of the habitat preferences of the tube-building polychaete Lanice conchilega. Ecol. Model. 212(1-2): 74-79. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2007.10.017

2007

Beaumont, N.J.; Austen, M.C.; Atkins, J.P.; Burdon, D.; Degraer, S.; Dentinho, T.P.; Derous, S.; Holm, P.; Horton, T.; van Ierland, E.; Marboe, A.H.; Starkey, D.J.; Townsend, M.; Zarzycki, T. (2007). Identification, definition and quantification of goods and services provided by marine biodiversity: implications for the ecosystem approach. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 54(3): 253-265. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2006.12.003

Brandt, A.; Gooday, A.J.; Brandão, S.N.; Brix, S.; Brökeland, W.; Cedhagen, T.; Choudhury, M.; Cornelius, N.; Danis, B.; De Mesel, I.; Diaz, R.J.; Gillan, D.C.; Ebbe, B.; Howe, J.A.; Janussen, D.; Kaiser, S.; Linse, K.; Malyutina, M.; Pawlowski, J.; Raupach, M.; Vanreusel, A. (2007). First insights into the biodiversity and biogeography of the Southern Ocean deep sea. Nature (Lond.) 447(7142): 307-311. dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature05827

De Troch, M.; Grego, M.; Chepurnov, V.A.; Vincx, M. (2007). Food patch size, food concentration and grazing efficiency of the harpacticoid Paramphiascella fulvofasciata (Crustacea, Copepoda). J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 343(2): 210-216. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2006.12.022

Degraer, S.; Moulaert, I.; Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M. (2007). Sieving alive or after fixation: effects of sieving procedure on macrobenthic diversity, density and community structure. Helgol. Mar. Res. 61(2): 143-152. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10152-007-0062-y

Degraer, S.; Meire, P.; Vincx, M. (2007). Spatial distribution, population dynamics and productivity of Spisula subtruncata: implications for Spisula fisheries in seaduck wintering areas. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 152(4): 863-875. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-007-0740-y

Derous, S.; Austen, M.; Claus, S.; Daan, N.; Dauvin, J.-C.; Deneudt, K.; Depestele, J.; Desroy, N.; Heessen, H.; Hostens, K.; Marboe, A.H.; Lescrauwaet, A.-K.; Moreno, M.P.; Moulaert, I.; Paelinckx, D.; Rabaut, M.; Rees, H.; Ressurreição, A.; Roff, J.C.; Santos, P.T.; Speybroeck, J.; Willems, W.; Stienen, E.W.M.; Tatarek, A.; ter Hofstede, R.; Vincx, M.; Zarzycki, T.; Degraer, S. (2007). Building on the concept of marine biological valuation with respect to translating it to a practical protocol: Viewpoints derived from a joint ENCORA-MARBEF initiative. Oceanologia 49(4): 579-586

Derous, S.; Agardy, M. Tundi; Hillewaert, H.; Hostens, K.; Jamieson, G.; Lieberknecht, L.; Mees, J.; Moulaert, I.; Olenin, S.; Paelinckx, D.; Rabaut, M.; Rachor, E.; Roff, J.C.; Stienen, E.W.M.; Van der Wal, J.T.; Van Lancker, V.; Verfaillie, E.; Vincx, M.; Weslawski, J.M.; Degraer, S. (2007). A concept for biological valuation in the marine environment. Oceanologia 49(1): 99-128

Derycke, S.; Hendrickx, F.; Backeljau, T.; D’Hondt, S.; Camphijn, L.; Vincx, M.; Moens, T. (2007). Effects of sublethal abiotic stressors on population growth and genetic diversity of Pellioditis marina (Nematoda) from the Westerschelde estuary. Aquat. Toxicol. 82(2): 110-119. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2007.02.002

Derycke, S.; Van Vynckt, R.; Vanoverbeke, J.; Vincx, M.; Moens, T. (2007). Colonization patterns of Nematoda on decomposing algae in the estuarine environment: community assembly and genetic structure of the dominant species Pellioditis marina. Limnol. Oceanogr. 52(3): 992-1001

Derycke, S.; Backeljau, T.; Vlaeminck, C.; Vierstraete, A.; Vanfleteren, J.; Vincx, M.; Moens, T. (2007). Spatiotemporal analysis of population genetic structure in Geomonhystera disjuncta (Nematoda, Monhysteridae) reveals high levels of molecular diversity. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 151(5): 1799-1812. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-007-0609-0

Fonseca, G.; Muthumbi, A.W.; Vanreusel, A. (2007). Species richness of the genus Molgolaimus (Nematoda) from local to ocean scale along continental slopes. Mar. Ecol. (Berl.) 28(4): 446-459. dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0485.2007.00202.x

Franco, M.A.; De Mesel, I.; Demba Diallo, M.; Van der Gucht, K.; Van Gansbeke, D.; Van Rijswijk, P.; Costa, M.J.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2007). Effect of phytoplankton bloom deposition on benthic bacterial communities in two contrasting sediments in the southern North Sea. Aquat. Microb. Ecol. 48(3): 241-254. dx.doi.org/10.3354/ame048241

Gheerardyn, H.; Fiers, F.; Vincx, M.; De Troch, M. (2007). Spiniferaphonte, a new genus of Laophontidae (Copepoda: Harpacticoida), with notes on the occurrence of processes on the caudal rami. J. Crust. Biol. 27(2): 309-318. dx.doi.org/10.1651/S-2723.1

Hoste, E.; Vanhove, S.; Schewe, I.; Soltwedel, T.; Vanreusel, A. (2007). Spatial and temporal variations in deep-sea meiofauna assemblages in the Marginal Ice Zone of the Arctic Ocean. Deep-Sea Res., Part 1, Oceanogr. Res. Pap. 54(1): 109-129. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2006.09.007

Ngo, X.Q.; Vanreusel, A.; Nguyen, V.T.; Smol, N. (2007). Biodiversity of meiofauna in the intertidal Khe Nhan mudflat, Can Gio Mangrove Forest, Vietnam with special emphasis on free living nematodes. Ocean Science Journal 42(3): 135-152. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/BF03020918

Rabaut, M.; Guilini, K.; Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2007). A bio-engineered soft-bottom environment: the impact of Lanice conchilega on the benthic species-specific densities and community structure. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 75(4): 525-536. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2007.05.041

Raes, M.; De Troch, M.; Ndaro, G.M.; Muthumbi, A.; Guilini, K.; Vanreusel, A. (2007). The structuring role of microhabitat type in coral degradation zones: a case study with marine nematodes from Kenya and Zanzibar. Coral Reefs 26(1): 113-126. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00338-006-0184-8

Sebastian, S.; Raes, M.; De Mesel, I.; Vanreusel, A. (2007). Comparison of the nematode fauna from the Weddell Sea abyssal plain with two North Atlantic abyssal sites. Deep-Sea Res., Part 2, Top. Stud. Oceanogr. 54(16-17): 1727-1736. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2007.07.004

Speybroeck, J.; Alsteens, L.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2007). Understanding the life of a sandy beach polychaete of functional importance - Scolelepis squamata (Polychaeta: Spionidae) on Belgian sandy beaches (northeastern Atlantic, North Sea). Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 74(1-2): 109-118. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2007.04.002

Steyaert, M.; Moodley, L.; Nadong, T.; Moens, T.; Soetaert, K.; Vincx, M. (2007). Responses of intertidal nematodes to short-term anoxic events. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 345(2): 175-184. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2007.03.001

Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2007). Temporal variability in the Abra alba community determined by global and local events. J. Sea Res. 58(2): 144-155. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2007.02.007

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