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Sea Education Association Research

"Sargassum" Papers and Publications


Whittaker, K.*, A. Siuda*, J. Schell* and D. Goodwin*, 2018. Molecular divergence of holopelagic Sargassum species using extensive field samples from the tropical and subtropical Atlantic. 71st Annual Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Conference, San Andres, Colombia.

Research themes and publication type: Marine Biodiversity, Sargassum, Presentations


Anderson, A., D. Hanelin and J. Renee, 2018. Analysis of Sargassum distribution and phylogenetic diversity in the North Atlantic. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-279, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Marine Biodiversity, Sargassum, Selected student research


Brodmerkel, A., K. Leazer, J. Pedraza and P. Petit, 2017. North Atlantic Sargassum: an assessment of health and molecular phytogenetics. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-273, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Marine Biodiversity, Sargassum, Selected student research


Amaral-Zettler, L., N. Dragone^, J. Schell*, B. Slikas, L. Murphy, C. Morrall and E. Zettler*, 2017. Comparative mitochondrial and chloroplast genomics of a genetically distinct form of Sargassum contributing to recent 'Golden Tides' in the Western Atlantic. Ecol. Evol. 7, 516-525. doi: 10.1002/ece3.2630

Research themes and publication type: Marine Biodiversity, Sargassum, Peer-reviewed publications


Alley, E., A. Hunter, W. Hutcheson, K. Petersen and K. Running, 2016. Molecular phylogeny of pelagic Sargassum. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-266, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Marine Biodiversity, Sargassum, Selected student research


Olson, E. and E. Tonkin, 2015. A genetic and morphological analysis of Atlantic Sargassum. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-259, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

Research themes and publication type: Marine Biodiversity, Sargassum, Selected student research


* SEA faculty and staff
^ SEA Semester alumnus