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Sea Education Association Research

"Community of organisms" Papers and Publications


Taylor, M.^, A. N. S. Siuda, D. S. Goodwin*, G. Huston^ and J. M. Schell*, 2016. Biogeographic and temporal changes in mobile fauna community on pelagic Sargassum in the Caribbean Sea, 2015-2016. In: Proceedings of the 69th Annual Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Conference, Nov. 7-11, 2016. Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, Grand Cayman.

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Presentations


Schell, J. M.*, D. S. Goodwin* and A. N. S. Siuda*, 2015. Shipboard Observation of Pelagic Sargassum spp. Reveals Proliferation of a Rare Form and Differences in Asociated Mobile Fauna Community Structure. In Proceedings of the 68th Annual Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Conference, Nov. 9-13, 2015. Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, Panama City, Panama.

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Presentations


Wooster, S., 2015. Sargassum Community Comparison Between Isolated Clumps and Windrows. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-257, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Selected student research


Disbrow, M., 2015. Community Composition on Three Sargassum Morphological Forms. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-257, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Selected student research


Schell, J.*, 2014. Drifting Oases of Life in the Sargasso Sea. Fish, Fishing, and Fisheries. Cataumet Schoolhouse Summer Series, Cataumet, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Presentations


Urban, E., 2012. Sessile Epibiont Variety and Abundance as a Method of Correlating Sargassum Age and Geographic Location in the Sargasso Sea. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-243, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Selected student research


Pinheiro, V., 2012. The Role of Sargassum fluitans and S. natans in the Ontogeny of Anguillid Leptocephali in the Sargasso Sea. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-240, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Selected student research


Sargent, S., 2010. Camouflage in Sargassum Habitat Choice in Sargassum Shrimp and Crabs in the Caribbean Sea. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-232, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Selected student research


Stoner*, A. W. and H. S. Greening, 1984. Geographic variation in the macrofaunal associates of pelagic Sargassum. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 20, 185-192.

doi: 10.3354/meps020185

Research themes and publication type: Sargassum Ecosystem, Community of organisms, Peer-reviewed publications


* SEA faculty and staff
^ SEA Semester alumnus