Publications

2007

Verween, A.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2007). The effect of temperature and salinity on the survival of Mytilopsis leucophaeata larvae: the search for environmental limits. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 348(1-2): 111-120. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2007.04.011

Verween, A.; Hendrickx, F.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2007). Larval presence prediction through logistic regression: an early warning system against Mytilopsis leucophaeata biofouling. Biofouling (Print) 23(1): 25-35. dx.doi.org/10.1080/08927010601092952

Wyckmans, M.; Chepurnov, V.; Vanreusel, A.; De Troch, M. (2007). Effects of food diversity on diatom selection by harpacticoid copepods. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 345(2): 119-128. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2007.02.002

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. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s00227-007-0740-y

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. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s00227-007-0609-0

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

2006

Fonseca, G.; Decraemer, W.; Vanreusel, A. (2006). Taxonomy and species distribution of the genus Manganonema Bussau, 1993 (Nematoda: Monhysterida). Cah. Biol. Mar. 47(2): 189-203

Gheerardyn, H.; Fiers, F.; Vincx, M.; De Troch, M. (2006). Peltidiphonte gen. n., a new taxon of Laophontidae (Copepoda: Harpacticoida) from coral substrates of the Indo-West Pacific Ocean. Hydrobiologia 553(1): 171-199. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-005-1134-0

Ghekiere, A.; Verslycke, T.; Fockedey, N.; Janssen, C.R. (2006). Non-target effects of the insecticide methoprene on molting in the estuarine crustacean Neomysis integer (Crustacea: Mysidacea). J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 332(2): 226-234. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.11.021

Gheskiere, T.; Vincx, M.; Pison, G.; Degraer, S. (2006). Are strandline meiofaunal assemblages affected by a once-only mechanical beach cleaning? Experimental findings. Mar. Environ. Res. 61(3): 245-264. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2005.10.003

Raes, M.; Vanreusel, A. (2006). Microhabitat type determines the composition of nematode communities associated with sediment-clogged cold-water coral framework in the Porcupine Seabight (NE Atlantic). Deep-Sea Res., Part 1, Oceanogr. Res. Pap. 53(12): 1880-1894. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2006.08.012

Remerie, T.; Gysels, E.; Vierstraete, A.; Vanfleteren, J.; Vanreusel, A. (2006). Evidence of genetic differentiation of the brackish water mysid Neomysis integer (Crustacea, Mysida) concordant with pleistocene glaciations. Vie Milieu (1980) 56(1): 15-22

Remerie, T.; Bourgois, T.; Peelaers, D.; Vierstraete, A.; Vanfleteren, J.; Vanreusel, A. (2006). Phylogeographic patterns of the mysid Mesopodopsis slabberi (Crustacea, Mysida) in Western Europe: evidence for high molecular diversity and cryptic speciation. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 149(3): 465-481. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-005-0235-7

Renaud, P.E.; Ambrose, W.G.; Vanreusel, A.; Clough, L.M. (2006). Nematode and macrofaunal diversity in central Arctic Ocean benthos. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 330(1): 297-306. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.12.035

Sarrazin, J.; Walter, C.; Sarradin, P.-M.; Brind'Amour, A.; Desbruyères, D.; Briand, P.; Fabri, M.-C.; Van Gaever, S.; Vanreusel, A.; Bachraty, C.; Thiébaut, E. (2006). Community structure and temperature dynamics within a mussel assemblage on the southern East Pacific Rise, in: Felbeck, H. et al. (Ed.) Third International Symposium on Hydrothermal Vent and Seep Biology, La Jolla, USA, September 12-16, 2005. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 47(4): pp. 483-490

Sarrazin, J.; Walter, C.; Sarradin, P.-M.; Brind'Amour, A.; Desbruyères, D.; Briand, P.; Fabri, M.-C.; Van Gaever, S.; Vanreusel, A.; Bachraty, C.; Thiébaut, E. (2006). Community structure and temperature dynamics within a mussel assemblage on the southern East Pacific Rise. Cah. Biol. Mar. 47(4): 483-490

Speybroeck, J.; Bonte, D.; Courtens, W.; Gheskiere, T.; Grootaert, P.; Maelfait, J.-P.; Mathys, M.; Provoost, S.; Sabbe, K.; Stienen, E.W.M.; Van Lancker, V.R.M.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2006). Beach nourishment: an ecologically sound coastal defence alternative? A review. Aquat. Conserv. 16(4): 419-435. dx.doi.org/10.1002/aqc.733

Urban-Malinga, B.; Moens, T. (2006). Fate of organic matter in Arctic intertidal sediments: is utilisation by meiofauna important? J. Sea Res. 56(3): 239-248. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2006.05.003

Van Colen, C.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2006). Does medium-term emersion cause a mass extinction of tidal flat macrobenthos? The case of the Tricolor oil pollution prevention in the Zwin nature reserve (Belgium and The Netherlands). Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 68(1-2): 343-347. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2006.02.013

Van Gaever, S.; Moodley, L.; de Beer, D.; Vanreusel, A. (2006). Meiobenthos at the Arctic Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano, with a parental-caring nematode thriving in sulphide-rich sediments. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 321: 143-155. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps321143

Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2006). Some recommendations for an accurate estimation of Lanice conchilega density based on tube counts. Helgol. Mar. Res. 60(4): 317-321. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10152-006-0041-8

van Oevelen, D.; Soetaert, K.; Middelburg, J.J.; Herman, P.M.J.; Moodley, L.; Hamels, I.; Moens, T.; Heip, C.H.R. (2006). Carbon flows through a benthic food web: integrating biomass, isotope and tracer data. J. Mar. Res. 64(3): 453-482. dx.doi.org/10.1357/002224006778189581

Vandendriessche, S.; De Keersmaecker, G.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2006). Food and habitat choice in floating seaweed clumps: the obligate opportunistic nature of the associated macrofauna. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 149(6): 1499-1507. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-006-0292-6

Vandendriessche, S.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2006). Floating seaweed in the neustonic environment: a case study from Belgian coastal waters. J. Sea Res. 55(2): 103-112. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seares.2005.09.002

Verschelde, D.; Nicholas, W.; Vincx, M. (2006). A review of the genera Croconema Cobb, 1920 and Pseudochromadora Daday,1899 (Nematoda, Desmodoroidea): new species from the coasts of Kenya and Australia. Hydrobiologia 571: 17-40. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-006-0194-0

Verween, A.; Kerckhof, F.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2006). First European record of the invasive brackish water clam Rangia cuneata (G.B. Sowerby I, 1831) (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Aquat. Invasions 1(4): 198-203

Verween, A.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2006). Growth patterns of Mytilopsis leucophaeata, an invasive biofouling bivalve in Europe. Biofouling (Print) 22(4): 221-231. dx.doi.org/10.1080/08927010600816401

Chatterjee, T.; De Troch, M.; Chang, C.Y. (2006). Three halacarid mites of the genus Copidognathus (Acari: Halacaridae) from Zanzibar, Tanzania. Cah. Biol. Mar. 47(2): 177-187

da Fonsêca-Genevois, V.; Somerfield, P.J.; Neves, M.H.B.; Coutinho, R.; Moens, T. (2006). Colonization and early succession on artificial hard substrata by meiofauna. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 148(5): 1039-1050. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-005-0145-8

Fockedey, N.; Ghekiere, A.; Bruwiere, S.; Janssen, C.R.; Vincx, M. (2006). Effect of salinity and temperature on the intra-marsupial development of the brackish water mysid Neomysis integer (Crustacea: Mysidacea). Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 148(6): 1339-1356. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s00227-005-0160-9

De Mesel, I.G.; Derycke, S.; Swings, J.; Vincx, M.; Moens, T. (2006). Role of nematodes in decomposition processes: does within-trophic group diversity matter? Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 321: 157-166. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps321157

Remerie, T.; Bourgois, T.; Peelaers, D.; Vierstraete, A.; Vanfleteren, J.; Vanreusel, A. (2006). Phylogeographic patterns of the mysid Mesopodopsis slabberi (Crustacea, Mysida) in Western Europe: evidence for high molecular diversity and cryptic speciation. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 149(3): 465-481. hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s00227-005-0235-7

De Troch, M.; Houthoofd, L.; Chepurnov, V.; Vanreusel, A. (2006). Does sediment grain size affect diatom grazing by harpacticoid copepods? Mar. Environ. Res. 61(3): 265-277. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2005.10.004

De Troch, M.; Chepurnov, V.; Gheerardyn, H.; Vanreusel, A.; Ólafsson, E. (2006). Is diatom size selection by harpacticoid copepods related to grazer body size? J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 332(1): 1-11. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.10.017

De Troch, M.; Van Gansbeke, D.; Vincx, M. (2006). Resource availability and meiofauna in sediment of tropical seagrass beds: Local versus global trends. Mar. Environ. Res. 61(1): 59-73. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2005.05.003

Derycke, S.; Backeljau, T.; Vlaeminck, C.; Vierstraete, A.; Vanfleteren, J.; Vincx, M.; Moens, T. (2006). Seasonal dynamics of population genetic structure in cryptic taxa of the Pellioditis marina complex (Nematoda: Rhabditida). Genetica 128(1-3): 307-321. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10709-006-6944-0

Fockedey, N.; Ghekiere, A.; Bruwiere, S.; Janssen, C.R.; Vincx, M. (2006). Effect of salinity and temperature on the intra-marsupial development of the brackish water mysid Neomysis integer (Crustacea: Mysidacea). Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 148(6): 1339-1356. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-005-0160-9

2005

Moens, T.; Paiva dos Santos, G.A.; Thompson, F.L.; Swings, J.; Fonséca-Genevois, V.; Vincx, M.; De Mesel, I.G. (2005). Do nematode mucus secretions affect bacterial growth? Aquat. Microb. Ecol. 40(1): 77-83. dx.doi.org/10.3354/ame040077

Moens, T.; Bouillon, S.; Gallucci, F. (2005). Dual stable isotope abundances unravel trophic position of estuarine nematodes. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 85(6): 1401-1407. dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0025315405012580

Remerie, T.; Bourgois, T.; Vanreusel, A. (2005). Morphological differentiation between geographically separated populations of Neomysis integer and Mesopodopsis slabberi (Crustacea, Mysida). Hydrobiologia 549(1): 239-250. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-005-5438-x

Steyaert, M.; Moodley, L.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Vandewiele, S.; Vincx, M. (2005). Laboratory experiments on the infaunal activity of intertidal nematodes, in: Meire, P. et al. (Ed.) Ecological structures and functions in the Scheldt Estuary: from past to future. Hydrobiologia, 540(1-3): pp. 217-223

Steyaert, M.; Moodley, L.; Vanaverbeke, J.; Vandewiele, S.; Vincx, M. (2005). Laboratory experiments on the infaunal activity of intertidal nematodes. Hydrobiologia 540(1-3): 217-223. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-004-7145-4

Van Hoey, G.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2005). Small- to large-scale geographical patterns within the macrobenthic Abra alba community. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 64(4): 751-763. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2005.03.022

Verween, A.; Vincx, M.; Mees, J.; Degraer, S. (2005). Seasonal variability of Mytilopsis leucophaeata larvae in the harbour of Antwerp : implications for ecologically and economically sound biofouling control. Belg. J. Zool. 135(1): 91-93

De Troch, M.; Steinarsdóttir, M.B.; Chepurnov, V.; Ólafsson, E. (2005). Grazing on diatoms by harpacticoid copepods: species-specific density-dependent uptake and microbial gardening. Aquat. Microb. Ecol. 39(2): 135-144. dx.doi.org/10.3354/ame039135

De Troch, M.; Vandepitte, L.; Raes, M.; Suàrez-Morales, E.; Vincx, M. (2005). A field colonization experiment with meiofauna and seagrass mimics: effect of time, distance and leaf surface area. Mar. Biol. (Berl.) 148(1): 73-86. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00227-005-0062-x

Derycke, S.; Remerie, T.; Vierstraete, A.; Backeljau, T.; Vanfleteren, J.; Vincx, M.; Moens, T. (2005). Mitochondrial DNA variation and cryptic speciation within the free-living marine nematode Pellioditis marina. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 300: 91-103. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps300091

Fockedey, N.; Mees, J.; Vangheluwe, M.; Verslycke, T.; Janssen, C.R.; Vincx, M. (2005). Temperature and salinity effects on post-marsupial growth of Neomysis integer (Crustacea: Mysidacea). J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 326(1): 27-47. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2005.05.005

Gallucci, F.; Steyaert, M.; Moens, T. (2005). Can field distributions of marine predacious nematodes be explained by sediment constraints on their foraging success? Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 304: 167-178. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps304167

Gheskiere, T.; Vincx, M.; Weslawski, J.M.; Scapini, F.; Degraer, S. (2005). Meiofauna as descriptor of tourism-induced changes at sandy beaches. Mar. Environ. Res. 60(2): 245-265. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2004.10.006

Gheskiere, T.; Vincx, M.; Urban-Malinga, B.; Rossano, C.; Scapini, F.; Degraer, S. (2005). Nematodes from wave-dominated sandy beaches: diversity, zonation patterns and testing of the isocommunities concept. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 62(1-2): 365-375. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2004.09.024

Hampel, H.; Cattrijsse, A.; Elliott, M. (2005). Feeding habits of young predatory fishes in marsh creeks situated along the salinity gradient of the Schelde estuary, Belgium and The Netherlands. Helgol. Mar. Res. 59(2): 151-162. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10152-004-0214-2

Kotwicki, L.; De Troch, M.; Urban-Malinga, B.; Gheskiere, T.; Wesawski, J.M. (2005). Horizontal and vertical distribution of meiofauna on sandy beaches of the North Sea (The Netherlands, Belgium, France). Helgol. Mar. Res. 59(4): 255-264. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10152-005-0001-8

Lionard, M.; Muylaert, K.; Van Gansbeke, D.; Vyverman, W. (2005). Influence of changes in salinity and light intensity on growth of phytoplankton communities from the Schelde river and estuary (Belgium/The Netherlands), in: Meire, P. et al. (Ed.) Ecological structures and functions in the Scheldt Estuary: from past to future. Hydrobiologia, 540(1-3): pp. 105-115

Lionard, M.; Muylaert, K.; Van Gansbeke, D.; Vyverman, W. (2005). Influence of changes in salinity and light intensity on growth of phytoplankton communities from the Schelde river and estuary (Belgium/The Netherlands). Hydrobiologia 540(1-3): 105-115. dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-004-7123-x

2004

Bouillon, S.; Moens, T.; Koedam, N.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F.; Baeyens, W.; Dehairs, F. (2004). Variability in the origin of carbon substrates for bacterial communities in mangrove sediments. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 49(2): 171-179. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.femsec.2004.03.004

Bouillon, S.; Moens, T.; Overmeer, I.; Koedam, N.; Dehairs, F. (2004). Resource utilization patterns of epifauna from mangrove forests with contrasting inputs of local versus imported organic matter. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 278: 77-88. dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps278077

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