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Hoving, H.J. and S.H. Haddock (2017). The giant deep-sea octopus Haliphron atlanticus forages on gelatinous fauna. Scientific Reports, 7.

Hoving, H.J.T. and B.H. Robison (2017). The pace of life in deep-dwelling squids. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers.

Katija, K., R.E. Sherlock, A.D. Sherman, and B. Robison (2017). New technology reveals the role of giant larvaceans in oceanic carbon cycling. Science Advances, 3: e1602374.

Maier, K.L., C. Paull, K., D.S. Brothers, D.W. Caress, M. McGann, E.M. Lundsten, A. Anderson, and R. Gwiazda (2017). Investigation of late Pleistocene and Holocene activity in the San Gregorio Fault Zone on the continental slope north of Monterey Canyon, offshore Central California. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.

Martini, S. and S.H.D. Haddock (2017). Quantification of bioluminescence from the surface to the deep sea demonstrates its predominance as an ecological trait. Scientific Reports, 7: 1-11.

Symons, W.O., E.J. Sumner, C.K. Paull, M.J.B. Cartigny, J.P. Xu, K.L. Maier, T.D. Lorenson, and P.J. Talling (2017). A new model for turbidity current behavior based on integration of flow monitoring and precision coring in a submarine canyon. Geology, 45: 367-370.

Thistle, D., L. Sedlacek, K.R. Carman, and J.P. Barry (2017). Influence of habitat heterogeneity on the community structure of deep-sea harpacticoid communities from a canyon and an escarpment site on the continental rise off California. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers.

Thomas, K.N., B.H. Robison, and S. Johnsen (2017). Two eyes for two purposes: in situ evidence for asymmetric vision in the cockeyed squids Histioteuthis heteropsis and Stigmatoteuthis dofleini. Philosophical Transactions B, 372: 1-9.


Barry, J.P., J.R. Taylor, L.A. Kuhnz, and A.P. De Vogelaere (2016). Symbiosis between the holothurian Scotoplanes sp. A and the lithodid crab Neolithodes diomedeae on a featureless bathyal sediment plain. Marine Ecology, 38.

Conrad, T., J.R. Hein, A. Paytan, and D.A. Clague (2016). Formation of Fe-Mn crusts within a continental margin environment. Ore Geology Reviews.

Coumans, J.P., J. Stix, D.A. Clague, W.G. Minarik, and G.D. Layne (2016). Melt-rock interaction near the Moho: Evidence from crystal cargo in lavas from near-ridge seamounts. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 191: 139-164.

Dunlop, K.M., D. van Oevelen, H.A. Ruhl, C.L. Huffard, L.A. Kuhnz, and K.L. Smith (2016). Carbon cycling in the deep eastern North Pacific benthic food web: Investigating the effect of organic carbon input. Limnology and Oceanography.

Durden, J.M., T. Schoening, F. Althaus, A. Friedman, R. Garcia, A.G. Glover, J. Greinert, N. Jacobsen Stout, D.O.B. Jones, A. Jordt, J.W. Kaeli, K. Köser, L.A. Kuhnz, D. Lindsay, K.J. Morris, T.W. Nattkemper, J. Osterloff, H.A. Ruhl, H. Singh, M. Tran, and B.J. Bett (2016). Perspectives in visual imaging for marine biology and ecology: From acquisition to understanding. In: Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, 54, edited by R. N. Hughes, D. J. Hughes, I. P. Smith, and A. C. Dale. CRC Press pp. 1-72.

Francis, W.R., L.M. Christianson, M.L. Powers, C.E. Schnitzler, and H. SHD (2016). Non-excitable fluorescent protein orthologs found in ctenophores. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 16: 167.

Francis, W.R., M.L. Powers, and S.H.D. Haddock (2016). Bioluminescence spectra from three deep-sea polychaete worms. Marine Biology, 163.

Gasca, R. and S.H. Haddock (2016). The rare deep-living hyperiid amphipod Megalanceoloides remipes (Barnard, 1932): complementary description and symbiosis. Zootaxa, 4178: 138-144.

Gill, J., P. Michael, J. Woodcock, B. Dreyer, F. Ramos, D. Clague, J. Kela, S. Scott, K. Konrad, and D. Stakes (2016). Spatial and temporal scale of mantle enrichment at the Endeavour Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Journal of Petrology: 1-33.

Gomes-Pereira, J.N., V. Auger, K. Beisiegel, R. Benjamin, M. Bergmann, D. Bowden, P. Buhl-Mortensen, F.C. De Leo, G. Dionísio, J.M. Durden, L. Edwards, A. Friedman, J. Greinert, N. Jacobsen-Stout, S. Lerner, M. Leslie, T.W. Nattkemper, J.A. Sameoto, T. Schoening, R. Schouten, J. Seager, H. Singh, O. Soubigou, I. Tojeira, I. van den Beld, F. Dias, F. Tempera, and R.S. Santos (2016). Current and future trends in marine image annotation software. Progress in Oceanography, 149: 106-120.

Holt, A.L. and A.M. Sweeney (2016). Open water camouflage via ‘leaky’ light guides in the midwater squid Galiteuthis. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 13.

Hoving, H.J.T. and B.H. Robison (2016). Deep-sea in situ observations of gonatid squid and their prey reveal high occurrence of cannibalism. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 116: 94-98.

Huffard, C.L., L.A. Kuhnz, L. Lemon, A.D. Sherman, and K.L. Smith (2016). Demographic indicators of change in a deposit-feeding abyssal holothurian community (Station M, 4000m). Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 109: 27-39.

Jang, S.J., E. Park, W.K. Lee, S.B. Johnson, R.C. Vrijenhoek, and Y.J. Won (2016). Population subdivision of hydrothermal vent polychaete Alvinella pompejana across equatorial and Easter Microplate boundaries. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 16: 235.

Johnson, S.B., E.M. Krylova, A. Audzijonyte, H. Sahling, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2016). Phylogeny and origins of chemosynthetic vesicomyid clams. Systematics and Biodiversity: 1-15.

Konstantinidis, P. and G.D. Johnson (2016). Osteology of the telescopefishes of the genus Gigantura (Brauer, 1901), Teleostei: Aulopiformes. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.

Laguionie-Marchais, C., G.L.J. Paterson, B.J. Bett, K.L. Smith, and H.A. Ruhl (2016). Inter-annual species-level variations in an abyssal polychaete assemblage (Sta. M, NE Pacific, 4000m). Progress in Oceanography, 140: 43-53.

Mah, C.L. (2016). Deep-sea (>1000 m) Goniasteridae (Valvatida; Asteroidea) from the North Pacific, including an overview of Sibogaster, Bathyceramaster n. gen. and three new species. Zootaxa, 4175: 101-141.

Maier, K.L., D.S. Brothers, C.K. Paull, M. McGann, D.W. Caress, and J.E. Conrad (2016). Records of continental slope sediment flow morphodynamic responses to gradient and active faulting from integrated AUV and ROV data, offshore Palos Verdes, southern California borderland. Marine Geology.

Peltzer, E.T., X. Zhang, P.M. Walz, M. Luna, and P.G. Brewer (2016). In situ Raman measurement of HS and H2S in sediment pore waters and use of the HS:H2S ratio as an indicator of pore water pH. Marine Chemistry, 184: 32-42.

Pugh, P.R. and S.H. Haddock (2016). A description of two new species of the genus Erenna (Siphonophora, Physonectae, Erennidae), with notes on recently collected specimens of other Erenna species. Zootaxa, 4189: zootaxa 4189 4183 4181.

Reichert, A.N., L. Lundsten, and D.A. Ebert (2016). First North Pacific records of the pointy nosed blue chimaera, Hydrolagus cf. trolli (Chondrichthyes: Chimaeriformes: Chimaeridae). Marine Biodiversity Records, 9.

Sherlock, R.E., K.R. Walz, and B.H. Robison (2016). The first definitive record of the giant larvacean, Bathochordaeus charon, since its original description in 1900 and a range extension to the northeast Pacific Ocean. Marine Biodiversity Records, 9.

Sherlock, R.E., K.R. Walz, K.L. Schlining, and B.H. Robison (2016). Morphology, ecology, and molecular biology of a new species of giant larvacean in the eastern North Pacific: Bathochordaeus mcnutti sp. nov. Marine Biology, 164.

Smith-Vaniz , W.F. and G.D. Johnson (2016). Hidden diversity in deep-water bandfishes: review of Owstonia with descriptions of twenty-one new species (Teleostei: Cepolidae: Owstoniinae). Magnolia Press, Auckland, New Zealand. pp.

Stocks, K., N. Jacobsen Stout, and T.M. Shanks (2016). Chapter 16 Information Management Strategies for Deep‐Sea Biology In: Biological Sampling in the Deep Sea, edited by M. R. Clark, M. Consalvey, and ß. A. Rowden. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 472.

Watson, C., J.I. Carvajal, N.G. Sergeeva, F. Pleijel, and G.W. Rouse (2016). Free-living calamyzin chrysopetalids (Annelida) from methane seeps, anoxic basins, and whale falls. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 177: 700-719.


Baldwin Fergus, J.L., S. Johnsen, and K.J. Osborn (2015). A unique apposition compound eye in the mesopelagic hyperiid amphipod Paraphronima gracilis. Current Biology, 25: 473-478.

Coumans, J.P., J. Stix, D.A. Clague, and W.G. Minarik (2015). The magmatic architecture of Taney Seamount-A, NE Pacific Ocean. Journal of Petrology, 56: 1037-1067.

Dunlop, K.M., L.A. Kuhnz, H.A. Ruhl, C.L. Huffard, D.W. Caress, R.G. Henthorn, B.W. Hobson, P. McGill, and K.L. Smith Jr. (2015). An evaluation of deep-sea benthic megafauna length measurements obtained with laser and stereo camera methods. Deep Sea Research I, 96: 38-48.

Francis, W.R., N.C. Shaner, L.M. Christianson, M.L. Powers, and S.H. Haddock (2015). Occurrence of isopenicillin-n-synthase homologs in bioluminescent ctenophores and implications for coelenterazine biosynthesis. PLoS ONE, 10: e0128742.

Gasca, R., E. Suárez-Morales, and S.H.D. Haddock (2015). Sapphirina irisDana, 1849 and S. sinuicaudaBrady, 1883 (Copepoda, Cyclopoida): predators of salps in Monterey Bay and the Gulf of California. Crustaceana, 88: 689-699.

Gwiazda, R., C.K. Paull, W. Ussler, and C.R. Alexander (2015). Evidence of modern fine-grained sediment accumulation in the Monterey Fan from measurements of the pesticide DDT and its metabolites. Marine Geology, 363: 125-133.

Hoving, H.J., V.V. Laptikhovsky, and B.H. Robison (2015). Vampire squid reproductive strategy is unique among coleoid cephalopods. Current Biology, 25: R322-323.

Kirkwood, W.J., P.M. Walz, E. Peltzer, J.P. Barry, R.A. Herlien, K.L. Headley, C. Kecy, G.I. Matsumoto, T. Maughan, T.C. O’Reilly, K.A. Salamy, F. Shane, and P.G. Brewer (2015). Design, construction, and operation of an actively controlled deep-sea CO2 enrichment experiment using a cabled observatory system. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 97: 1-9.

Kuhnz, L.A., K. Buck, C. Lovera, P.J. Whaling, and J.P. Barry (2015). Potential impacts of the Monterey Accelerated Research System (MARS) Cable on the seabed and benthic faunal assemblages. Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, The California Coastal Commission, and The California State Lands Commission: pp. 71.

Laguionie-Marchais, C., L.A. Kuhnz, C.L. Huffard, H.A. Ruhl, and K.L. Smith, Jr. (2015). Spatial and temporal variation in sponge spicule patches at Station M, northeast Pacific. Marine Biology, 162: 617-624.

Mah, C., K. Linse, J. Copley, L. Marsh, A. Rogers, D. Clague, and D. Foltz (2015). Description of a new family, new genus, and two new species of deep-sea Forcipulatacea (Asteroidea), including the first known sea star from hydrothermal vent habitats. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 174: 93-113.

Portner, R.A., D.A. Clague, C. Helo, B.M. Dreyer, and J.B. Paduan (2015). Contrasting styles of deep-marine pyroclastic eruptions revealed from Axial Seamount push core records. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 423: 219-231.

Rouse, G.W., N.G. Wilson, J.I. Carvajal, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2015). New deep-sea species of Xenoturbella and the position of Xenacoelomorpha. Nature, 530: 94-97.

Sanamyan, N.P., K.E. Sanamyan, and L. Lundsten (2015). Two new deepwater sea anemones (Cnidaria: Anthozoa: Actiniaria) Sicyonis heliodiscus sp.n. (Actinostolidae) and Hormathia pacifica sp.n. (Hormathiidae) from Pacific. Invertebrate Zoology, 12: 131-149.

Trueblood, L.A., S. Zylinski, B.A. Seibel, and B.H. Robison (2015). An ethogram of the Humboldt squid Dosidicus gigas Orbigny (1835) as observed from remotely operated vehicles. Behaviour, 152: 1911-1932.

Tubau, X., C.K. Paull, G. Lastras, D.W. Caress, M. Canals, E. Lundsten, K. Anderson, R. Gwiazda, and D. Amblas (2015). Submarine canyons of Santa Monica Bay, Southern California: Variability in morphology and sedimentary processes. Marine Geology, 365: 61-79.

Wicksten, M.K. and L. Kuhnz (2015). A swimming deep-sea peneaoid shrimp photographed off California. California Fish and Game, 101: 146-148.


Barry, J.P., C. Lovera, K.R. Buck, E.T. Peltzer, J.R. Taylor, P. Walz, P.J. Whaling, and P.G. Brewer (2014). Use of a Free Ocean CO2 Enrichment (FOCE) system to evaluate the effects of ocean acidification on the foraging behavior of deep-sea urchin. Environmental Science & Technology, July 22, 2014: 9890-9897.

Bizzarro, J.J., K.M. Broms, M.G. Logsdon, D.A. Ebert, M.M. Yoklavich, L.A. Kuhnz, and A.P. Summers (2014). Spatial segregation in eastern North Pacific skate assemblages. PLoS ONE, 9: e109907.

Brewer, P.G., E.T. Peltzer, P.M. Walz, E.K. Coward, L.A. Stern, S.H. Kirby, and J. Pinkston (2014). Deep-sea field test of the CH4 hydrate to CO2 hydrate spontaneous conversion hypothesis. Energy and Fuels, October 6, 2014: 7061-7069.

Burford, B.P., B.H. Robison, and R.E. Sherlock (2014). Behaviour and mimicry in the juvenile and subadult life stages of the mesopelagic squid Chiroteuthis calyx. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, November 24, 2014.

Clague, D.A., B.M. Dreyer, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, D.W. Caress, J.B. Gill, D.S. Kelley, H. Thomas, R.A. Portner, J.R. Delaney, T.P. Guilderson, and M.L. McGann (2014). Eruptive and tectonic history of the Endeavour Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge, based on AUV mapping data and lava flow ages. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, August 2, 2014: 3364-3391.

Francis, W.R., M.L. Powers, and S.H.D. Haddock (2014). Characterization of an anthraquinone fluor from the bioluminescent, pelatic polychaete Tomopteris. Luminescence, April 24, 2014: 1135-1140.

Gasca, R., R. Hoover, and S.H.D. Haddock (2014). New symbiotic associations of hyperiid amphipods (Peracarida) with gelatinous zooplankton in deep waters off California. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, October 24, 2014.

Herguera, J.C., C.K. Paull, E. Perez, W. Ussler III, and E. Peltzer (2014). Limits to the sensitivity of living benthic foraminifera to pore water carbon isotope anomalies in methane vent environments. Paleoceanography, March 28, 2014: 273-289.

Higgs, N.D., A.G. Glover, T.G. Dahlgren, C.R. Smith, Y. Fujiwara, F. Pradillon, S.B. Johnson, R.C. Vrijenhoek, and C.T.S. Little (2014). The morphological diversity of Osedax worm borings (Annelida: Siboglinidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, June 26, 2014.

Hoving, H.J.T., J.A.A. Perez, K.S.R. Bolstad, H.E. Braid, A.B. Evans, D. Fuchs, H. Judkins, J.T. Kelly, J.E.A.R. Marian, R. Nakajima, U. Piatkowski, A. Reid, M. Vecchione, and J.C.C. Xavier (2014). The study of deep-sea cephalopods. Advances in Marine Biology, 67: 235-359.

Jamieson, J.W., D.A. Clague, and M.D. Hannington (2014). Hydrothermal sulfide accumulation along the Endeavor Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 395: 136-148.

Johnson, S.B., A. Warén, V. Tunnicliffe, C. Van Dover, C.G. Wheat, T.F. Schultz, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2014). Molecular taxonomy and naming of five cryptic species of Alviniconcha snails (Gastropoda: Abyssochrysoidea) from hydrothermal vents. Systematics and Biodiversity.

Kuhnz, L.A., H.A. Ruhl, C.L. Huffard, and K.L. Smith, Jr. (2014). Rapid changes and long-term cycles in the benthic megafaunal community observed over 24 years in the abyssal northeast Pacific. Progress in Oceanography, June 9, 2014: 1-11.

Lundsten, L. (2014). Carnivorous demosponge biology. In: McGraw-Hill 2014 Yearbook of Science & Technology, edited by H. McGraw. McGraw-Hill Professional, New York, pp. 4.

Lundsten, L., H.M. Reiswig, and W.C. Austin (2014). Four new species of Cladorhizidae (Porifera, Demospongiae, Poecilosclerida) from the northeast Pacific. Zootaxa, 3786: 101-123.

McClain, C. and J. Barry (2014). Beta-diversity on deep-sea wood falls reflects gradients in energy availability. Biology Letters, 10: 2014019.

McClain, C.R. and L. Lundsten (2014). Assemblage structure is related to slope and depth on a deep offshore Pacific seamount chain. Marine Ecology.

Nishi, E. and G.W. Rouse (2014). First whale fall chaetopterid; a gigantic new species of Phyllochaetopterus (Chaetopteridae: Annelida) from the deep sea off California. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington,, 126: 287-298.

Paull, C.K., M. McGann, E.J. Sumner, P.M. Barnes, E.M. Lundsten, K. Anderson, R. Gwiazda, B. Edwards, and D.W. Caress (2014). Sub-decadal turbidite frequency during the early Holocene: Eel Fan, offshore northern California. Geology, August 15, 2014: 855-858.

Portner, R.A., D.A. Clague, and J.B. Paduan (2014). Caldera formation and varied eruption styles on North Pacific seamounts: the clastic lithofacies record. Bulletin of Volcanology, 76: 845.

Pugh, P.R. and E.J. Baxter (2014). A review of the physonect siphonophore genera Halistemma (Family Agalmatidae) and Stephanomia (Family Stephanomiidae). Zootaxa, 3897: 1-111.

Robison, B., B. Seibel, and J. Drazen (2014). Deep-sea octopus (Graneledone boreopacifica) conducts the longest-known egg-brooding period of any animal. PLoS ONE, July 30, 2014: e103437.

Rouse, G.W., N.G. Wilson, K. Worsaae, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2014). A dwarf male reversal in bone-eating worms. Current Biology, December 11, 2014: 236-241.

Smith Jr., K.L., A.D. Sherman, C.L. Huffard, P.R. McGill, R. Henthorn, S. Von Thun, H.A. Ruhl, M. Kahru, and M.D. Ohman (2014). Large salp bloom export from the upper ocean and benthic community response in the abyssal northeast Pacific: Day to week resolution. Limnology and Oceanography, 59: 745-757.

Stewart, J.S., E.L. Hazen, S.J. Bograd, J.E.K. Byrnes, D.G. Foley, W.F. Gilly, B.H. Robison, and J.C. Field (2014). Combined climate- and pre-mediated range expansion of Humboldt squid (Dosidicus gigas), a large marine predator in the California Current System. Global Change Biology, 20: 1832-1843.

Sumner, E.J. and C.K. Paull (2014). Swept away by a turbidity current in Mendocino submarine canyon, California. Geophysical Research Letters, November 11, 2014: 7611-7618.

Taylor, J.R., A.P. DeVogelaere, E.J. Buron, O. Frey, L. Lundsten, L.A. Kuhnz, P.J. Whaling, C. Lovera, K.R. Buck, and J.P. Barry (2014). Deep-sea faunal communities associated with a lost intermodal shipping container in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, CA. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 83: 92-106.

Taylor, J.R., C. Lovera, P.J. Whaling, K.R. Buck, E.F. Pane, and J.P. Barry (2014). Physiological effects of environmental acidification in the deep-sea urchin Strongylocentrotus fragilis. Biogeosciences, 11: 1413-1423.

Walz, K.R., D.A. Clague, J.P. Barry, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2014). First records and range extensions for two Acesta clam species (Bivalvia: Limidae) in the Gulf of California, Mexico. Marine Biodiversity Records, June 17, 2014: 6.

Walz, P., E.T. Peltzer, R. Gwiazda, K. Anderson, C.K. Paull, and P.G. Brewer (2014). In situ and laboratory Raman observations of an oil associated gas hydrate in the Eel River Basin. In: Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Gas Hydrates, Beijing, China, 6.


Barry, J.P., K.R. Buck, C. Lovera, P.G. Brewer, B.A. Seibel, J.C. Drazen, M.N. Tamburri, P.J. Whaling, L. Kuhnz, and E.F. Pane (2013). The response of abyssal organisms to low pH conditions during a series of CO2-release experiments simulating deep-sea carbon sequestration. Deep Sea Research II, 92: 249-260.

Brugler, M.R., D.M. Opresko, and S.C. France (2013). The evolutionary history of the order Antipatharia (Cnidaria: Anthozoi: Hexacorallia) as inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear DNA: implications for black coral taxonomy and systematics. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 169: 312-361.

Chadwick, W.W.J., D.A. Clague, R.W. Embley, M.R. Perfit, D.A. Butterfield, D.W. Caress, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, P. Sasnett, S.G. Merle, and A.M. Bobbitt (2013). The 1998 eruption of Axial Seamount: New insights on submarine lava flow emplacement from high-resoultion mapping. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14: 3939-3968.

Clague, D.A., B.M. Dreyer, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, W.W. Chadwick, D.W. Caress, R.A. Portner, T.P. Guilderson, M.L. McGann, H. Thomas, D.A. Butterfield, and R.W. Embley (2013). Geologic history of the summit of Axial Seamount, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14: 4403-4443.

Duffy, G.A., L. Lundsten, L.A. Kuhnz, and C.K. Paull (2013). A comparison of megafaunal communities in five submarine canyons off Southern California, USA. Deep Sea Research II, 104: 259-266.
Goffredi, S.K., H. Yi, Q. Zhang, J.E. Klann, I.A. Struve, R.C. Vrijenhoek, and C.T. Brown (2013). Genomic versatility and functional variation between two dominant heterotrophic symbionts of deep-sea Osedax worms. The ISME Journal.

Hoving, H.J.T., W.F. Gilly, U. Markaida, K.J. Benoit-Bird, Z.W. Brown, P. Daniel, J.C. Field, L. Parassenti, B. Liu, and B. Campos (2013). Extreme plasticity in life-history strategy allows a migratory predator (jumbo squid) to cope with a changing climate. Global Change Biology, 19: 2089-2103.

Hoving, H.J.T., L.D. Ziedberg, M.C. Benfield, S.L. Bush, B.H. Robison, and M. Vecchione (2013). First in situ observations of the deep-sea squid Grimalditeuthis bonplandi reveal unique use of tentacles. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 280.

Kahn, A.S., J.B. Geller, H.M. Reiswig, and K.L. Smith Jr. (2013). Bathydorus laniger and Docosaccus maculatus (Lyssacinosida; Hexactinellida): Two new species of glass sponge from the abyssal eastern North Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa, 3646: 386-400.

Languionie-Marchais, C., D.S.M. Billett, G.L.D. Paterson, H.A. Ruhl, E.H. Soto, K.L. Smith Jr., and S. Thatje (2013). Inter-annual dynamics of abyssal polychaete communities in the North East Pacific and North East Atlantic-A family-level study. Deep Sea Research I, 75: 175-186.

Lapham, L., R. Wilson, M. Riedel, C.K. Paull, and M.E. Holmes (2013). Temporal variability of in situ methane concentrations in gas hydrate-bearing sediments near Bullseye Vent, Northern Cascadia Margin. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14: 2445-2459.

Reiswig, H.M. (2013). Six new species of glass sponges (Porifera: Hexactinellida) from the north-eastern Pacific Ocean. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 94: 267-284.

Schlining, K., S. von Thun, L. Kuhnz, B. Schlining, L. Lundsten, N. Jacobsen Stout, L. Chaney, and J. Connor (2013). Debris in the deep: Using a 22-year video annotation database to survey marine litter in Monterey Canyon, Central California, USA. Deep Sea Research I, 79: 96-105.

Siebert, S., P.R. Pugh, S.H.D. Haddock, and C.W. Dunn (2013). Re-evaluation of characters in Apolemiidae (Siphonophora), with description of two new species from Monterey Bay, California. Zootaxa, 3702: 201-232.

Smith Jr., K.L., H.A. Ruhl, M. Kahru, C.L. Huffard, and A.D. Sherman (2013). Deep ocean communities impacted by changing climate over 24 y in the abyssal northeast Pacific Ocean. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110: 19838-19841.

Stevens, T., C.K. Paull, W. Ussler III, M. McGann, J.P. Buylaert, and E. Lundsten (2013). The timing of sediment transport down Monterey Submarine Canyon, offshore California. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 126: 103-121.

Thuesen, E.V. and S.H.D. Haddock (2013). Archeterokrohnia docrickettsae (Chaetognatha: Phragmophora: Heterokrohniidae), a new species of deep-sea arrow worm from the Gulf of California. Zootaxa, 3717: 320-328.

Xu, J.P., J.P. Barry, and C.K. Paull (2013). Small-scale turbidity current in a big submarine canyon. Geology, 41: 143-146.

Yeo, I.A., D.A. Clague, J.F. Martin, J.B. Paduan, and D.W. Caress (2013). Pre-eruptive flow focussing in dikes feeding historic pillow ridges on the Juan de Fuca and Gorda Ridges. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14: 3586-3599.


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Bush, S.L., H.J.T. Hoving, C.L. Huffard, B.H. Robison, and L.D. Zeidberg (2012). Brooding and sperm storage by the deep-sea squid Bathyteuthis berryi (Cephalopoda: Decapodiformes). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 92: 8 pp.

Caress, D.W., D.A. Clague, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, B.M. Dreyer, W.W. Chadwick Jr., A. Denny, and D.S. Kelley (2012). Repeat bathymetric surveys at 1-metre resolution of lava flows erupted at Axial Seamount in April 2011. Nature Geoscience, 5: 483-488.

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Condon, R.H., W.M. Graham, C.M. Duarte, K.A. Pitt, C.H. Lucas, S.H.D. Haddock, K.R. Sutherland, K.L. Robinson, M.N. Dawson, M.B. Decker, C.E. Mills, J.E. Purcell, A. Malej, H. Mianzan, S.-I. Uye, S. Gelcich, and L.P. Madin (2012). Questioning the rise of gelatinous zooplankton in the world’s oceans. BioScience, 62: 160-169.

Drazen, J.C., D.M. Bailey, H.A. Ruhl, and K.L. Smith Jr. (2012). The role of carrion supply in the abundance of deep-water fish off California. PLoS ONE, 7: e49332.

Gilly, W.F., J.M. Beman, S.Y. Litvin, and B.H. Robison (2012). Oceanographic and biological effects of shoaling of the oxygen minimum zone. Annual Review of Marine Science, 5: 393-420.

Gilly, W.F., L.D. Zeidberg, J.A.T. Booth, J.S. Stewart, G. Marshall, K. Abernathy, and L.E. Bell (2012). Locomotion and behavior of Humboldt squid, Dosidicus gigas, in relation to natural hypoxia in the Gulf of California, Mexico. Journal of Experimental Biology, 215: 3175-3190.

Helo, C., D.A. Clague, D.B. Dingwell, and J. Stix (2012). High and highly variable cooling rates during pyroclastic eruptions on Axial Seamount, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research: .

Holland, N.D., L.A. Kuhnz, and K.J. Osborn (2012). Morphology of a new deep-sea acorn worm (class Enteropneusta, phylum Hemichordata): A part-time demersal drifter with externalized ovaries. Journal of Morphology.

Holland, N.D., K.J. Osborn, and L.A. Kuhnz (2012). A new deep-sea species of harrimaniid enteropneust (Hemichordata). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 125: 228-240.

Hoving, H.J.T. and B.H. Robison (2012). Vampire squid: detritivores in the oxygen minimum zone. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 279: 4559-4567.

Jamieson, A.J., I.G. Priede, and J. Craig (2012). Distinguishing between the abyssal macrourids Coryphaenoides yaquinae and C. armatus from in situ photography. Deep-Sea Research I, 64: 75-85.

Kahn, A.S., H.A. Ruhl, and K.L. Smith (2012). Temporal changes in deep-sea sponge populations are correlated to changes in surface climate and food supply. Deep Sea Research I, 70: 36-41.

Klapp, S.A., F. Enzmann, P. Walz, T. Huthwelker, J. Tuckermann, J.-O. Schwarz, T. Pape, E.T. Peltzer, R. Mokso, D. Wangner, F. Marone, M. Kersten, G. Bohrmann, W.F. Kuhs, M. Stampanoni, and P.G. Brewer (2012). Microstructure characteristics during hydrate formation and dissociation revealed by X-ray tomographic microscopy. Geo-Marine Letters, 32: 555-562.

Lee, W.L., H.M. Reiswig, W.C. Austin, and L. Lundsten (2012). An extraordinary new carnivorous sponge, Chondrocladia lyra, in the new subgenus Symmetrocladia (Demospongiae, Cladorhizidae), from off of northern California, USA. Invertebrate Biology: 1-26.

Lundsten, L., S.B. Johnson, G.M. Caillet, A.P. DeVogelaere, and D.A. Clague (2012). Morphological, molecular, and in situ behavioral observations of the rare deep-sea anglerfish Chaunacops coloratus (Garman 1899), Order Lophiiformes, in the eastern North Pacific. Deep-Sea Research I.

Orr, J.W. (2012). Two new species of snailfishes of the genus Careproctus (Scorpaeniformes: Liparidae) from the Bering Sea and Eastern North Pacific Ocean, with a redescription of Careproctus ovigerus. Copeia, 2012: 257-265.

Paull, C.K., D.W. Caress, E. Lundsten, R. Gwiazda, K. Anderson, M. McGann, J. Conrad, B. Edwards, and E.J. Sumner (2012). Anatomy of the La Jolla Submarine Canyon system; offshore southern California. Marine Geology, 335: 16-34.

Rubin, K.H., S.A. Soule, W.W. Chadwick Jr., D.J. Fornari, D.A. Clague, R.W. Embley, E.T. Baker, M.R. Perfit, D.W. Caress, and R.P. Dziak (2012). Volcanic eruptions in the deep sea. Oceanography, 25: 142-157.

Ryan, H.F., J.E. Conrad, C.K. Paull, and M. McGann (2012). Slip rate on the San Diego Trough Fault Zone, inner California Borderland, and the 1986 Oceanside earthquake swarm revisited. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 102: 2300-2312.
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Clague, G., W.J. Jones, J.B. Paduan, D.A. Clague, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2011). Phylogeography of Acesta clams from submarine seamounts and escarpments along the western margin of North America. Marine Ecology, 33: 75-87.

Coykendall, D.K., S.B. Johnson, S.A. Karl, R.A. Lutz, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2011). Genetic diversity and demographic instability in Riftia pachyptila tubeworms from eastern Pacific hydrothermal vents. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 11.

Doney, S.C., M. Ruckelshaus, J.E. Duffy, J.P. Barry, F. Chan, C.A. English, H.M. Galindo, J.M. Grebmeier, A.B. Hollowed, N. Knowlton, J. Polovina, N.N. Rabalais, W.J. Sydeman, and L.D. Talley (2011). Climate change impacts on marine ecosystems. Annual Review of Marine Science, 4: 11-37.

Faichney, I.D.E., J.M. Webster, D.A. Clague, J.C. Braga, W. Renema, and D.C. Potts (2011). The impact of the Mid-Pleistocene Transition on the composition of submerged reefs of the Maui Nui Complex, Hawaii. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 299: 493-506.

Hill, T.M., H.J. Spero, T. Guilderson, M. LaVigne, D. Clague, S. Macalello, and N. Jang (2011). Temperature and vital effect controls on bamboo coral (Isididae) isotope geochemistry: A test of the “lines method”. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 12: Q04008.

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Kuhnz, L.A., J.P. Barry, K. Buck, C. Lovera, and P.J. Whaling (2011). Potential impacts of the Monterey Accelerated Research System (MARS) on the seabed and benthic faunal assemblages. Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, The California Coastal Commission, and The California State Lands Commission: pp. 32.

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Paull, C.K., D.W. Caress, W. Ussler III, E. Lundsten, and M. Meiner-Johnson (2011). High-resolution bathymetry of the axial channels within Monterey and Soquel submarine canyons, offshore central California. Geosphere, 7: 1077-1101.

Rouse, G.W., S.K. Goffredi, S.B. Johnson, and R.C. Vrijenhoek (2011). Not whale-fall specialists, Osedax worms also consume fishbones. Biology Letters, 7: 736-739.

Roux, M. and P. Lambert (2011). Two new species of stalked crinoids from the northeastern Pacific in the genera Gephyrocrinus and Ptilocrinus (Echinodermata, Crinoidea, Hyocrinidae). Effects of ontogeny and variability on hyocrinid taxonomy. Zootaxa, 2825: 1-54.

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Faichney, I.D.E., J.M. Webster, D.A. Clague, J. Paduan, and P.D. Fullagar (2010). Unraveling the tilting history of the submerged reefs surrounding Oahu and the Maui-Nui Complex, Hawaii. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 11.

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Webster, J.M., D.A. Clague, I.D.E. Faichney, P.D. Fullagar, J.R. Hein, J.G. Moore, and C.K. Paull (2010). Early Pleistocene origin of reefs around Lanai, Hawaii. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 290: 331-339.

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Harbison, G.R., G.I. Matsumoto, and B.H. Robison (2001). Lampocteis cruentiventer gen. nov., sp. nov.: A new mesopelagic lobate ctenophore, representing the type of a new family (class Tentaculata, order Lobata, family Lampoctenidae, fam. nov.). Bulletin of Marine Science, 68: 299-311.

Kleinberg, R.L. and P.G. Brewer (2001). Probing gas hydrate deposits. American Scientist, 89: 244-251.

Purcell, J.E., D.L. Breitburg, M.B. Decker, W.M. Graham, M.J. Youngbluth, and K.A. Raskoff (2001). Pelagic cnidarians and ctenophores in low dissolved oxygen environments: A review. In: Coastal hypoxia: Consequences for living resources and ecosystems, edited by N. N. Rabalais and R. E. Turner. American Geophysical Union, Washington, D.C., pp. 77-100.

Raskoff, K.A. (2001). The impact of El Niño events on populations of mesopelagic hydromedusae. Hydrobiologia, 451: 121–129.

Raskoff, K.A. (2001). The ecology of the mesopelagic cnidarians in Monterey Bay. University of California, Los Angeles. PhD.

Rouse, G.W. (2001). A cladistic analysis of Siboglinidae Caullery, 1914 (Polychaeta, Annelida): formerly the phyla Pogonophora and Vestimentifera. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 132: 55-80.

Silguero, J.M.B. (2001). The seasonal abundance and vertical distribution of rocketship siphonophores over a seven year period, including the impact of the 1997-1999 ENSO, and their metobolic demand and prey requirements. University of California, Santa Barbara. PhD.

Vecchione, M., R.E. Young, A. Guerra, D.J. Lindsay, D.A. Clague, J.M. Bernhard, W.W. Sager, A.F. Gonzalez, F.J. Rocha, and M. Segonzac (2001). Worldwide Observations of Remarkable Deep-Sea Squids. Science, 294: 2505.


Brewer, P.G., E.T. Peltzer, G.E. Friederich, I. Aya, and K. Yamane (2000). Experiments on the ocean sequestration of fossil fuel CO2: pH measurements and hydrate formation. Marine Chemistry, 72: 83-93.

Hunt, J.C. and B.A. Seibel (2000). Life history of Gonatus onyx (Cephalopoda: Teuthoidea): Ontogenetic changes in habitat, behavior and physiology. Marine Biology, 136: 543-552.

Hunt, J.C., L.D. Zeidberg, W.M. Hamner, and B.H. Robison (2000). The behaviour of Loligo opalescens (Mollusca: Cephalopoda) as observed by a remotely operated vehicle (ROV). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 80: 873-883.

Murray, D.A. (2000). Distribution and abundance of mesopelagic scyphomedusae in Monterey Bay, California; and Cnidarian “parasites” on Solmissus incisa (Hydromedusa: Narcomedusa). University of California, Santa Cruz. Masters.

Osborn, D.A. (2000). Cnidarian “parasites” on Solmissus incisa, a narcomedusa. Scientia Marina, 64 (Supplement 1): 157-163.

Sherlock, R.E. and B.H. Robison (2000). Effects of temperature on the development and survival of Nanomia bijuga (Hydrozoa, Siphonophora). Invertebrate Biology, 119: 379-385.

Silguero, J.M.B. and B.H. Robison (2000). Seasonal abundance and vertical distribution of mesopelagic calycophoran siphonophores in Monterey Bay, CA. Journal of Plankton Research, 22: 1139-1153.

Tamburri, M.N., M.N. Halt, and B.H. Robison (2000). Chemically regulated feeding by a midwater medusa. Limnology and Oceanography, 45: 1661-1666.

Tamburri, M.N., E.T. Peltzer, G.E. Friederich, I. Aya, K. Yamane, and P.G. Brewer (2000). A field study of the effects of CO2 ocean disposal on mobile deep-sea animals. Marine Chemistry, 72: 95-101.


Brewer, P.G., G. Friederich, E.T. Peltzer, and F.M. Orr Jr. (1999). Direct experiments on the ocean disposal of fossil fuel CO2. Science, 284: 943-945.

Cordes, E.E. (1999). Reproductive biology and growth of Anthomastus ritteri (Octocorallia: alcyonacea). Moss Landing Marine Laboratories.

Druffel, E.R.M. and B.H. Robison (1999). Is the deep sea on a diet? Science, 284: 1139-1140.

Greene, H.G., M.M. Yoklavich, R.M. Starr, V.M. O’Connell, W.W. Wakefield, D.E. Sullivan, J.E. McRea Jr., and G.M. Caillet (1999). A classification scheme for deep seafloor habitats. Oceanologica Acta, 22: 663-678.

Hopcroft, R.R. and B.H. Robison (1999). A new mesopelagic larvacean, Mesochordaeus erythrocephalus, sp. nov., from Monterey Bay, with a description of its filtering house. Journal of Plankton Research, 21: 1923-1937.

Robison, B.H. (1999). Shape change behavior by mesoplagic animals. Marine and Freshwater Behavior and Physiology, 32: 17-25.

Schlining, B. (1999). Seasonal intrusions of equatorial waters in Monterey Bay and their effects on mesopelagic animal distributions. Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. Masters.

Schlining, K.L. (1999). The spot prawn (Pandalus platyceros Brandt 1851) resource in Carmel Submarine Canyon, California: Aspects of fisheries and habitat associations. California State University, Stanislaus. Masters.


Braby, C.E. (1998). Olfactory organs of mesopelagic cephalopods: comparative morphology and ecological function. Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. Masters.

Harrold, C., K. Light, and S. Lisin (1998). Organic enrichment of submarine-canyon and continental-shelf benthic communities by macroalgal drift imported from nearshore kelp forests. Limnology and Oceanography, 43: 669-678.

Hunt, J.C. (1998). Laboratory observations of the feeding behavior of the cirrate octopod, Grimpoteuthis sp.: One use of cirri. Veliger, 42: 152-156.

Robison, B.H., K.R. Reisenbichler, R.E. Sherlock, J.M.B. Silguero, and F.P. Chavez (1998). Seasonal abundance of the siphonophore, Nanomia bijuga, in Monterey Bay. Deep-Sea Research II, 45: 1741-1751.

Stakes, D.S., D. Orange, J.B. Paduan, K.A. Salamy, and N. Maher (1998). Cold-seeps and authigenic carbonate formation in Monterey Bay, California. Marine Geology, 159: 93-109.


Brewer, P.G., F.M. Orr Jr., G. Friederich, K.A. Kvenvolden, D.L. Orange, J. McFarlane, and W. Kirkwood (1997). Deep-ocean field test of methane hydrate formation from a remotely operated vehicle. Geology, 25: 407-410.

Lin, R.H.-y. (1997). The ecology and biology of Colobonema sericeum (Vanhoffen 1902), a deep-sea trachymedusa, in Monterey Bay, California. Stanford University. Honors.


Barry, J.P., G.H. Greene, D.L. Orange, C.H. Baxter, B.H. Robison, R.E. Kochevar, J.W. Nybakken, R.D. L., and C.M. McHugh (1996). Biologic and geologic characteristics of cold seeps in Monterey Bay, California. Deep-Sea Research I, 43: 1739-1762.

Hunt, J.C. (1996). The behavior and ecology of midwater cephalopods from Monterey Bay. PhD.

Krylova, H.M. and L.I. Moskalev (1996). Ectenagena extenta, a new species of vesicomyid bivalve from Monterey Bay, California. Russian Malacological Journal, 6: 1-10.

Uttal, L. and K.R. Buck (1996). Dietary study of the midwater polychaete Poeobius meseres in Monterey Bay, California. Marine Biology, 125: 333-343.


Robison, B.H. (1995). Light in the ocean’s midwaters. Scientific American, 273: 49-56.


Robison, B.H. (1993). Midwater research methods with MBARI’s ROV. Marine Technology Society Journal, 26: 32-39.

Robison, B.H. and H.G. Greene (1993). Geology and biology of North Pacific cold seep communities. Geophysics News: 34-35.


Hamner, W.M. and B.H. Robison (1992). In situ observations of giant appendicularians in Monterey Bay. Deep-Sea Research, 39: 1299-1313.

Larson, R.J., G.I. Matsumoto, L.P. Madin, and L.M. Lewis (1992). Deep-sea benthic and benthopelagic medusae: recent observations from submersibles and a remotely operated vehicle. Bulletin of Marine Science, 51: 277-286.

Matsumoto, G.I. and B.H. Robison (1992). Kiyohimea usagi, a new species of lobate ctenophore from the Monterey Submarine Canyon. Bulletin of Marine Science, 51: 19-29.

Smith-Beasley, L. (1992). A study of the vertical distribution of upper mesopelagic animals in the Monterey Submarine Canyon, California. Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. Masters.

Uttal-Cook, L. (1992). Feeding habits of the midwater polychaete, Poeobius meseres in Monterey Bay, California. Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. Masters.

Vecchione, M., B.H. Robison, and C.F.E. Roper (1992). A tale of two species: Tail morphology in paralarval Chiroteuthis (Cephalopoda: Chiroteuthidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 105: 683-692.


Butler, J.L., W.W. Wakefield, P.B. Adams, B.H. Robison, and C.H. Baxter (1991). Application of line transect methods to surveying demersal communities with ROVs and manned submersibles. In: Oceans ’91, Honolulu, 689-696.


Matsumoto, G.I. (1990). Phylum Ctenophora (Orders Lobata, Cestida, Beroida, Cydippida, and Thalassocalycidae): Functional morphology, locomotion, and natural history. University of California, Los Angeles. PhD.