Mesophotic.org is an on-line resource database that serves as a central repository for scientific information on the oceans' mesophotic zone.
This is a beta release of the new website. Apologies for the inconvenience, but for now expect some (=lots of) bugs & mistakes!
17-Jun-16 Uploaded beta version for ICRS
15-Jun-16 Imported metadata (not yet QC)
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Longenecker: #mesophotic habitats in Hawai'i comprised of monotypic patches, leading to lower species richness compared to shallow #ICRS2016 tweet
@TomBridge07 #mesophotic fishes swim stealthily? #NinjaSkills @CoralCoE #ICRS2016 tweet
Gutted not to be at the #mesophotic reef session at #ICRS2016 looked great! Anyone want to send me their presentation? tweet
Some of the best ideas in science are written on a napkin #ICRS2016 studying #mesophotic reefs V. Brandtneris USVI tweet
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Symbiodinium (internal transcribed spacer 2) diversity in the coral host Agaricia lamarcki (Cnida...
Lucas MQ, Stat M, Smith MC, Weil E, Schizas NV (2016) Mar Ecol
Varicus lacerta, a new species of goby (Teleostei, Gobiidae, Gobiosomatini, Nes subgroup) from a ...
Tornabene L, Robertson DR, Baldwin CC (2016) Zookeys
Mesophotic coral ecosystems ? A lifeboat for coral reefs?
Baker EK, Puglise KA, Harris PT (2016)
Repeated invasions into the twilight zone: evolutionary origins of a novel assemblage of fishes f...
Tornabene L, van Tassell JL, Robertson DR, Young F, Baldwin CC (2016) Mol Ecol
100% endemism in mesophotic reef fish assemblages at Kure Atoll, Hawaiian Islands
Kosaki RK, Pyle RL, Leonard JC, Hauk BB, Whitton RK, Wagner D (2016) Mar Biodiv
Molecular phylogeny, analysis of character evolution, and submersible collections enable a new cl...
Tornabene L, Van Tassell JL, Gilmore RG, Robertson DR, Young F, Baldwin CC (2016) Zool J Linn Soc
Comparative Use of a Caribbean Mesophotic Coral Ecosystem and Association with Fish Spawning Aggr...
Pickard AE, Vaudo JJ, Wetherbee BM, Nemeth RS, Blondeau JB, Kadison EA, Shivji MS (2016) PLoS ONE
Mesophotic fishes of the Abrolhos Shelf, the largest reef ecosystem in the South Atlantic
Simon T, Pinheiro HT, Moura RL, Carvalho-Filho A, Rocha LA, Martins AS, Mazzei E, Francini-Filho RB, Amado-Filho GM, Joyeux J-C (2016) J Fish Biol
Seasonal Variability in Calorimetric Energy Content of Two Caribbean Mesophotic Corals
Brandtneris VW, Brandt ME, Glynn PW, Gyory J, Smith TB (2016) PLoS ONE