Published Papers

Publications produced by CPR Survey scientists and collaborating researchers using CPR Survey data. 

CPR Survey Staff in bold. *Associate Researchers/ Research Fellows/ PhD Students

Peer-reviewed Publications

Bass, D., Cleary, A.C., Huys, R., Rueckert, S., Taylor, J.D., Ward, G.M., Stern, R.(2021). The symbiome of copepods: Parasites, pathogens, and hitchhikers of  abundant aquatic ecosystem engineers. Trends in Parasitology Reviews (in review). 

Caracciolo, M., Beaugrand, G., Hélaouët, P., Gevaert, F., Edwards, M., Lizon, F., Kléparski, L.*, Goberville, E.*, (2021) Annual phytoplankton succession results from niche-environment interaction, Journal of Plankton Research, Volume 43, Issue 1, Pages 85–102

Deldicq, N., Langlet, D., Delaeter, C. Beaugrand*, G., Seuront, L. & Bouchet, V.M.P. (2021), Effects of temperature on the behaviour and metabolism of an intertidal foraminifera and consequences for benthic ecosystem functioning. Sci Rep 11, 4013.

Druon, J-N., Gascuel, D., Gibin, M., Zanzi, A., Fromentin, J-M., Colloca, F., Hélaouët, P., ...  Jann Martinsohn, J. (2021). Mesoscale productivity fronts and local fishing opportunities in the European Seas. Fish and Fisheries. Journal: Fish and Fisheries.

Druon, J-N, Mangin, A, Hélaouët, P, Palialexis, A. (2021). The chlorophyll-a gradient as primary Earth observation index of marine ecosystem feeding capacity. 2021. CMEMS, Journal of Operational Oceanography OSR5.

Druon, J-N, Gascuel, D, … , Hélaouët, P, … (submitted). Mesoscale productivity fronts and local fishing opportunities in the European Seas. Fish and Fisheries

Edwards, M, Hélaouët, P, Goberville, E.*, Lindley, A.*, Atkinson, A, Tarlin, G. (2021). Widespread decline in krill and habitat shrinkage in a warming North Atlantic Ocean. Commun Biol 4, 644 (2021).

Gao, S., Hjollo, S.S., Falkenhaug, T., Strand, E., Edwards, M. and Skogen, M. (2021) Overwintering distribution, inflow patterns and sustainability of Calanus finmarchicus in the North Sea. Prog in Oceanog. 194:

Kleparski, L.*, Beaugrand, G. and Edwards, M. (2021) Plankton biogeography in the North Atlantic Ocean and its adjacent seas: Species assemblages and environmental signatures. Ecology and Evolution,  2021;00:1–15. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.7406

Max D. Campbell, David S. Schoeman, William Venables, Rana Abu-Alhaija, Sonia D. Batten, Sanae Chiba, Frank Coman, Claire H. Davies, Martin Edwards, Ruth Eriksen, Jason D. Everett, Yutaka Fukai, Mitsuo Fukuchi, Octavio Esquivel Garrote, Graham Hosie, Jenny Huggett, David G. Johns, John A. Kitchener, Philippe Koubbi, Felicity R. McEnnulty, Erik Muxagata, Clare Ostle, Karen V. Robinson, Anita Slotwinski, Kerrie M. Swadling, Kunio T. Takahashi, Mark Tonks, Julian Uribe-Palomino, Hans M. Verheye, William H. Wilson, Marco Worship, Atsushi Yamaguchi, Wuchang Zhang, Anthony J. Richardson. Testing Bergmann’s Rule in marine copepods (2021) Accepted, Ecography

Meyer-Gutbrod, E., Greene, C., Davies, K. and Johns, D.G. (submitted) Ocean regime shift drives collapse of the endangered North Atlantic right whale population.  Oceanography

McGinty, N., Barton, A., Johns, D.G., Finkel, Z. and Irwin, A. (submitted) Niche conservation in copepods between ocean basins. Ecography

Stern, R., Chapter Uses of molecular taxonomy in identifying phytoplankton communities from the Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey (2021).In Phytoplankton Ecology. Ed: Clementson, L. and Erickson R). Elsevier (submitted) 

Taylor, M, Akimova, A, Bracher, A Kempf, A Kühn, N, Hélaouët, P. Using dynamic ocean color provinces to elucidate drivers of North Sea hydrography and ecology. Submitted,  Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans.

Thompson, M, Pontalier, H, Spence, MA, Pinnegar, JK, Greenstreet, S, Moriarty, M, Hélaouët, P, Lynam, C. (2020). A feeding guild indicator to assess environmental change impacts on marine ecosystem structure and functioning. Journal of Applied Ecology.

Vezzulli, L., Olivieri, C., Borello, A., Gregory, L. Kimirei, I….Stern, R….Plisnier, P-D. (2021) Aquatic reservoir of Vibrio cholerae in an African Great Lake assessed by large scale plankton sampling and ultrasensitive molecular methods. ISME communications (submitted). 


Peer-reviewed Publications 

Allen, S., Henson, S., Hickman, A., Beaulieu, C., Doncaster, P.C. and Johns, D.G. (2020) Interannual stability of phytoplankton community composition in the North East Atlantic. Marine Ecology Progress Series 655: 43-57

*Bedford, J., Johns, D. G., & McQuatters-Gollop, A. (2020). Implications of taxon-level variation in climate change response for interpreting plankton lifeform biodiversity indicators. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 77(7-8), 3006-3015.

*Bedford, J.,  Ostle, C., Johns, D.G., Budria, A., and McQuatters-Gollop, A. 2020. The influence of temporal scale selection on pelagic habitat biodiversity indicators. Ecological Indicators

*Bedford, J.,  Ostle, C., Johns, D.G., Atkinson, A.,  Best, M., Bresnan, E., Machairopoulou, M., Graves, C.A., Devlin, M.,  Milligan, A., Pitois, S., Mellor, A., Tett, P. and McQuatters-Gollop, A. In press.  Lifeform indicators reveal large-scale shifts in plankton across the North-West European shelf. Global change biology, 26(6), 3482-3497.

Campbell, M., Edwards, M., *Hosie, G., Johns, D., Ostle, C. and Wilson, W., et al., Testing Bergmann’s Rule in marine copepods (2020),

Chivers W., Edwards, M and *Hays, G.C. (2020). Phenological shuffling of major marine phytoplankton groups over the last six decades. Diversity and Distributions, 1-13.

Faktorová, D., Nisbet, R.E.R., Fernández Robledo, J.A. Stern R., et al. Genetic tool development in marine protists: emerging model organisms for experimental cell biology. Nat Methods 17, 481–494 (2020). 

Lear, D., Herman, P.,  Van Hoey, G., Schepers, L., Tonné, N., Lipizer ,M., Muller-Karger, F.E.,  Appeltans, W., Kissling, W.D., Holdsworth, N Edwards, M.,  Pecceu, E.,  Nygård, H., Canonico, G.,  Birchenough, S Graham, G.,  Deneudt, K Claus, P. Oset., P. 2020. Supporting the essential – recommendations for the development of accessible and interoperable biological data products. Marine Policy, 117.

Lindegren, M., Rindorf, A.,Norin, T., Johns, D.G. and van Deurs, M., Climate- and density-dependent regulation of fish growth throughout ontogeny: North Sea sprat as a case study, ICES Journal of Marine Science, fsaa218,

Litzow, M. A. Hunsicker, M.E., Ward, E.J., Anderson, S.C., Gao, J., Zador, S.G., Batten, S., Dressel, S.C., Duffy-Anderson, J., Fergusson, E., Hopcroft,, R.R., Laurel, B.J., O'Malley, R. (2020). Evaluating ecosystem change as Gulf of Alaska temperature exceeds the limits of preindustrial variability, Progress in Oceanography, 186,102393, ISSN 0079-6611

McGinty. N., Barton, A., Record, N., Finkel, Z., Johns, D.G. and Irwin, A.J. (2020). Anthropogenic climate change impacts on copepod trait biogeography. Global Change Biology.

Montero, J.T., Lima, M., Estay, S.A. and Rezendem E.L., 2020 . Spatial and temporal shift in the factors affecting the population dynamics of Calanus copepods in the North Sea. Global Change Biology

Murray S. A. Thompson, Hugo Pontalier, Michael A. Spence, John K. Pinnegar, Simon P. R. Greenstreet, Meadhbh Moriarty, Pierre Hélaouët, Christopher P. Lynam. 2020. A feeding guild indicator to assess environmental change impacts on marine ecosystem structure and functioning. Journal of Applied Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13662 

Schmidt, K., Birchill, A.J., Atkinson, A., Brewin, R.J., Clark, J.R., Hickman, A.E., Johns, D.G., Lohan, M.C., Milne, A., Pardo, S., Polimene, L., Smyth, T.J., Tarran, G.A., Widdicombe, C.E., Woodward, M.S., Ussher, S.J. 2020 Increasing picocyanobacteria success in shelf waters contributes to long‐term food web degradation. Global Change Biology, DOI:10.1111/gcb.15161

Strand E., Bagøien, E, Edwards, M., Broms, C & Klevjer, T. 2020. Spatial distributions and seasonal succession of four Calanus species in the Northeast Atlantic. Progress in Oceanography, 185: 102334

Thompson, M, Pontalier, H, Spence, MA, Pinnegar, JK, Greenstreet, S, Moriarty, M, Hélaouët, P, Lynam, C. (2020). A feeding guild indicator to assess environmental change impacts on marine ecosystem structure and functioning. Journal of Applied Ecology. 

Uttieri, M., L. Aguzzi, R. Aiese Cigliano, A. Amato, N. Bojanić, M. Brunetta, E. Camatti, Y. Carotenuto, T. Damjanović, F. Delpy, A. de Olazabal, I. Di Capua, J. Falcão, M. L. Fernandez de Puelles, G. Foti, O. Garbazey, A. Goruppi, A. Gubanova, E. Hubareva, A. Iriarte, A. Khanaychenko, D. Lučić, S. C. Marques, M. G. Mazzocchi, J. Mikuš, R. Minutoli, M. Pagano, M. Pansera, I. Percopo, A. L. Primo, L. Svetlichny, S. Rožić, V. Tirelli, I. Uriarte, O. Vidjak, F. Villate, M. Wootton, G. Zagami and S. Zervoudaki (2020). "WGEUROBUS – Working Group “Towards a EURopean OBservatory of the non-indigenous calanoid copepod Pseudodiaptomus marinus”." Biological Invasions 22(3): 885-906. DOI 10.1007/s10530-019-02174-8

Zäncker, B., Stern, R., Price, E., Cunliffe, M. (2020) Reduce, Reuse, Recycle in the Arctic Ocean With the Power of Microbes. Frontiers for Young Minds.

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