Recent Publications from MCF-Supported Research

Dr. Antoinetta Quigg's Phytoplankton Dynamics Lab

Dr. Antoinetta Quigg's Phytoplankton Dynamics Lab received one of three 2-year pilot study grants awarded in 2008. Here, master's student Sam Dorado draws a bead on his favorite cyanobacteria: Trichodesmium.

Wells RJD, Rooker JD (2009). Feeding ecology of pelagic fish larvae and juveniles in slope waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Fish Biology 75:1719-1732.

Simms JR, Rooker JR, Holt SA, Alvarado JR (In review). Distribution, growth and mortality of sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus, larvae in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Fishery Bulletin.

Hoolihan JP, Luo J, Campana SE, Francisco J, Crespo A, De Metrio G, Dewar H, Domeier ML, Howey L, Lutcavage ME, Musyl MK, Nielson JD, Orbesen ES, Prince ED, Rooker JR (In review). Evaluating irregular post-release behavior of large pelagic fishes deployed with pop-up satellite archival tags. Fisheries Oceanography.

Kraus RT, Rooker JR, Wells RJD (In review). Horizontal movements of Atlantic blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) in the Gulf of Mexico. Marine Biology.