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"The Sargassum community" Papers and Publications


Carter, C., A. Merkle-Raymond and K. Ouellette, 2018. Genetic assessment of A. latecarinata 16s gene reveals population divergence that may act as a tracer for Sargassum movement. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-279, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

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


Brady, E., B. Gagnon, S. Waller and K. Wells, 2018. Examining inter- and intraspecific diversity among Sargassum-associated mobile fauna. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-279, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

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


Burdorf, R., S. Cellan, M. Malpani and M. Schultz, 2017. Examining hydroid diversity and ecology in the western North Atlantic. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-273, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

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


Lichak, M., R. Pierce, S. Speroff and V. Van Deusen, 2017. Biodiversity and trophic interactions of Sargassum mobile fauna and population genetics of slender Sargassum shrimp. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-273, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

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


Siuda, A.^, D. Goodwin*, J. Schell*, E. Alley^, D. Bloch^, S. Canning^, W. Hutcheson^, A. Hunter^, K. McKeegan^, K. Peterson^, R. Peterson-Rockney^, K. Running^, L. Cooney and A. Govindarajan, 2016. Genetic variation among morphological forms of pelagic Sargassum and associated hydroids. 69th Annual Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Conference, Grand Cayman.

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


Corso, A., I. DuMond, A. Duncan and N. Wilcox, 2016. Biodiversity of Sargassum mobile fauna with a focus on Litiopa melanostoma. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-266, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

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


Bloch, D., S. Canning, K. McKeegan and R. Petersen-Rockney, 2016. Hydroid diversity and Aglaophenia latecarinata population connectivity across Sargassum forms in the North Atlantic. Unpublished student research paper, Class C-266, Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, MA.

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


Keefe M.^, J. Andras and A. Siuda*, 2016. Population connectivity of slender Sargassum shrimp populations in the northwest Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico. Benthic Ecology Meeting, Portland, ME.

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


Nieves, M.^ and A. Siuda*, 2015. Factors that influence the composition of the resident macrofauna community of free-floating Sargassum. ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Granada, Spain.

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


Sehein, T.^, A. Siuda*, T. Shank and A. Govindarajan, 2014. Connectivity in the slender Sargassum shrimp (Latreutes fucorum): implications for a Sargasso Sea protected area. J. Plankton Res. 36, 1408-1412. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbu081

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


Sehein, T.^, A. Siuda*, T. Shank and A. Govindarajan, 2013. Slender Sargassum shrimp (Latreutes fucorum) population genetic structure in the Sargasso Sea. BioNES Meeting, Bristol, RI.

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


* SEA faculty and staff
^ SEA Semester alumnus