WGIMT-related Publications

  • Aarbakke, ONS, Svein-Erik Fevolden, Agata Weydmann (2017) Relative summer abundances and distribution of Pseudocalanus spp. (Copepoda: Calanoida) adults in relation to environmental variables in the Nordic Seas and Svalbard fjords. Polar Biol 40:51–59. DOI 10.1007/s00300-016-1923-0


    Aylagas E, ÁngelBorja, XabierIrigoien and NaiaraRodríguez-Ezpeleta  (2016) Benchmarking DNA Metabarcoding for Biodiversity-Based Monitoring and Assessment. Front.Mar.Sci.3:96. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2016.00096

  • Aylagas E., Borja A., Muxika, I., Rodríguez-Ezpeleta, N. (2018) Adapting metabarcoding-based benthic biomonitoring into routine marine ecological status assessment networks. Ecological Indicators 95(1):194-202. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.07.044
  • Brylinski Jean-Michel, Luen-Luen Li, Lies Vansteenbrugge, Elvire Antajan, Stefan Hoffman, Karl Van Ginderdeuren and Dorothée Vincent (2016) Did the Indo-Pacific leptomedusa Lovenella assimilis (Browne, 1905) or Eucheilota menoni Kramp, 1959 invade northern European marine waters? Morphological and genetic approaches. Aquatic Invasions 11, Issue 1: 21–32
  • Bucklin, A. K. DiVito, I. Smolina, M. Choquet, J.M. Questel, G. Hoarau and R.J. O’Neill (2018) Population Genomics of Marine Zooplankton. In: Population Genomics: Marine Organisms, O.P. Rajora and M. Oleksiak (Eds.), Springer. DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/13836_2017_9


  • Bucklin A., Yeh, H.D., Questel, J.M., Richardson, D.E., Reese, B., Copley, N.J., and Wiebe, P.H. (2019) Time-series metabarcoding analysis of zooplankton diversity of the NW Atlantic continental shelf. ICES Journal of Marine Research (2019) doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsz021

  • Castellani C. and M. Edwards [Eds.] (2016) Marine Plankton: A Practical Guide to Ecology, Methodology, and Taxonomy. Oxford University Press. 

  • Astrid Cornils, Britta Wend-Heckmann, Christoph Held (2017) Global phylogeography of Oithona similis s.l. (Crustacea, Copepoda, Oithonidae) – A cosmopolitan plankton species or a complex of cryptic lineages? Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 107 473–485

  • Laakmann, S. , Markhaseva, E. L. and Renz, J. (2019) Do molecular phylogenies unravel the relationships among the evolutionary young “Bradfordian” families (Copepoda; Calanoida)? Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 130 , pp. 330-345 . doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2018.10.028.


  • Kaiser, P. , Bode, M. , Cornils, A. , Hagen, W. , Arbizu, P. M. , Auel, H. and Laakmann, S. (2018) High-resolution community analysis of deep-sea copepods using MALDI-TOF protein fingerprinting, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 138 , pp. 122-130. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2018.06.005


  • Peralba, À., Maria Grazia Mazzocchi, Roger P. Harris (2016) Niche separation and reproduction of Clausocalanus species (Copepoda, Calanoida) in the Atlantic Ocean. Prog. Oceanogr.  Xx:xx-xx http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2016.08.002


  • Jennifer Marie Questel, Leocadio Blanco-Bercial, Russell R. Hopcroft And (2016) Phylogeography and connectivity of the Pseudocalanus (Copepoda: Calanoida) species complex in the eastern North Pacific and the Pacific Arctic Region J. Plankton Res. (2016) 38(3): 610–623. 

  • Renz, J., Markhaseva, E. L., Laakmann, S. (2018). The phylogeny of Ryocalanoidea (Copepoda, Calanoida) based on morphology and a multi-gene analysis with a description of new ryocalanoidean species. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, https://doi.org/10.1093/zoolinnean/zly069.


  • Rahlff, J., Ribas-Ribas, M., Brown, S.M., Mustaffa, N.I.H., Renz J., Peck, M.A., Bird, K., Cunliffe, M., Melkonian, K., Zappa, C.J. (2018). Blue pigmentation of neustonic copepods benefits exploitation of a prey-rich niche at the air-sea boundary. Scientific reports, 8(1), 11510.

  • Kasapidis P., Siokou I., Khelifi-Touhami M., Mazzocchi M.G., Matthaiaki, M., Christou, E., Fernandez de Puelles M.L., Gubanova A., Di Capua I., Batziakas E. and Frangoulis C. (2018) Revising the taxonomic status and distribution of the Paracalanus parvus species complex (Copepoda, Calanoida) in the Mediterranean and Black Seas through an integrated analysis of morphology and molecular taxonomy. Journal of Plankton Research, 40: 595-605. 

  • Stern, R., Kraberg, A., Bresnan, E., Kooistra, W.H.C.F., Lovejoy, C. et al. 2018. Molecular analyses of protists in long-term observation programmes—current status and future perspectives, Journal of Plankton Research, fby035, https://doi.org/10.1093/plankt/fby035

  • Weydmann, Agata, Nelson C. Coelho, Ester A. Serrano, Artur Burzyn´ski, Gareth A. Pearson (2016) Pan-Arctic population of the keystone copepod Calanus glacialis. Polar Biol 39:2311–2318 DOI 10.1007/s00300-016-1898-x

Yebra L, A Hernández de Rojas, N Valcárcel-Pérez, MC Castro, C García-Gómez, D Cortés, JM Mercado, R Láiz-Carrión, A García, F Gómez-Jakobsen, A Uriarte, JM Rodríguez, JM Quintanilla (2019) Molecular identification of the diet of Sardina pilchardus larvae in the SW Mediterranean Sea. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 10.3354/meps12833