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Total number of citations: 90 (last updated 2019-01-10)

    2019 (3 citations)
    • Franzo, A., Guilini, K., Cibic, T., Del Negro, P. 2019. Interactions between free-living nematodes and benthic diatoms: insights from the Gulf of Trieste (northern Adriatic Sea). Mediterranean Marine Science, in press.
    • Gambi, C., Carugati, L., Martire, M.L. & Danovaro, R. 2019. Biodiversity and distribution of meiofauna in the Gioia, Petrace and Dohrn Canyons (Tyrrhenian Sea). Progress in Oceanography 171, 162–174.
    • Mevenkamp, L., Guilini, K., Boetius, A., De Grave, J., Laforce, B., Vandenberghe, D., Vincze, L. & Vanreusel, A. 2019. Responses of an abyssal meiobenthic community to short-term burial with crushed nodule particles in the South-East Pacific. Biogeosciences, in review.
    2018 (25 citations)
    • Ansari, K.G.M.T., Pattnaik, A.K., Rastogi, G. & Bhadury, P. 2018. Characterization of benthic habitat settings in a lagoonal ecosystem using free-living nematodes as proxy. Wetlands Ecology and Management 26, 175–194.
    • Baldrighi, E., Vanreusel, A., Zeppilli, D., Sandulli, R. & Segonzac, M. 2018. Occurrence of Chromadorita regabi sp. nov.(Nematoda: Adenophorea), a nematode egg predator of Alvinocaris muricola (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Alvinocarididae) from a deep cold seep area of the Gulf of Guinea. The European Zoological Journal 85, 300–312.
    • Chen, C.-A., Soo, C.-L., Balsamo, M. & Semprucci, F. 2018. An approach based on nematode descriptors for the classification of ecological quality (EcoQ) of the Malaysian coasts. Marine Biodiversity 48, 117–126.
    • D’Hondt, A.-S., Stock, W., Blommaert, L., Moens, T. & Sabbe, K. 2018. Nematodes stimulate biomass production in a multispecies diatom biofilm. Marine environmental research 140, 78–89.
    • Franzo, A., Guilini, K., Cibic, T. & Del Negro, P. 2018. Structure and function of nematode assemblages in contaminated sediments: what can we learn from the Mar Piccolo of Taranto (Ionian Sea)? Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 1–13.
    • Ghosh, M. & Mandal, S. 2018. Free-living marine nematode diversity from the Indian coasts. Marine Biodiversity 48, 179–194.
    • Ghosh, M., Mandal, S. & Chatterjee, M. 2018. Impact of unusual monsoonal rainfall in structuring meiobenthic assemblages at Sundarban estuarine system, India. Ecological Indicators 94, 139–150.
    • Hauquier, F., Verleyen, E., Tytgat, B. & Vanreusel, A. 2018. Regional-scale drivers of marine nematode distribution in Southern Ocean continental shelf sediments. Progress in Oceanography 165, 1–10.
    • Huang, M., Sun, J. & Huang, Y. 2018. Daptonema parabreviseta sp. nov. (Xyalidae, Nematoda) from the Jiaozhou Bay of the Yellow Sea, China. Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 1–5.
    • Huang, M., Sun, J. & Huang, Y. 2018. Two new species of the genus Wieseria (Nematoda: Enoplaida: Oxystominidae) from the Jiaozhou Bay. Acta Oceanologica Sinica 37, 157–160.
    • Jouili, S., Semprucci, F., Nasri, A., Saidi, I., Mahmoudi, E. & Essid, N. 2018. Inventory of the free–living marine nematode species from el Bibane Lagoon (Tunisia). Arxius de Miscel·lània Zoològica 16: 1–19.
    • Khalifa, R.M., Mohamadain, H.S. & Karar, Y.F. 2018. First redscription and a new host record of Hysterothylcium sebae Bruce, 1990 From the red sea fish Scarus psittacus from Egypt. Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology 48, 655-660.
    • Materatski, P., Ribeiro, R., Moreira-Santos, M., Sousa, J.P. & Adão, H. 2018. Nematode biomass and morphometric attributes as descriptors during a major Zostera noltii collapse. Marine Biology 165, 24.
    • Molari, M., Guilini, K., Lott, C., Weber, M., de Beer, D., Meyer, S., Ramette, A., Wegener, G., Wenzhöfer, F. & Martin, D. 2018. CO2 leakage alters biogeochemical and ecological functions of submarine sands. Science Advances 4, eaao2040.
    • Partor de Ward, C., Lo Russo, V. & Varisco, M. 2018. Free-Living Marine Nematode Communities in San Jorge Gulf, Argentina. Oceanography 31, 113-121.
    • Quang, N.X., Yen, N.T.M., Van Dong, N., Prozorova, L., Smol, N., Lins, L. & Vanreusel, A. 2018. Nematode communities in the Sai Gon River harbors in relation to tributyltin concentrations. Marine Biodiversity 48, 139–151.
    • Ramalho, S.P., Ribeiro, C., Hensen, C., Scholz, F., Nuzzo, M., Terrinha, P. & Adão, H. 2018. Benthic nematode biodiversity of the Abzu, Tiamat and Michael Ivanov mud volcanoes located along the SWIM fracture zone (Gulf of Cadiz). Marine Biodiversity 48, 423–438.
    • Semprucci, Federica, Balsamo, M., Appolloni, L. & Sandulli, R. 2018. Assessment of ecological quality status along the Apulian coasts (eastern Mediterranean Sea) based on meiobenthic and nematode assemblages. Marine Biodiversity 48, 105–115.
    • Semprucci, F., Cesaroni, L., Guidi, L. & Balsamo, M. 2018. Do the morphological and functional traits of free-living marine nematodes mirror taxonomical diversity? Marine Environmental Research 135, 114–122.
    • Shi, B. & Xu, K. 2018. Morphological and molecular characterizations of Africanema multipapillatum sp. nov.(Nematoda, Enoplida) in intertidal sediment from the East China Sea. Marine Biodiversity 48, 281–288.
    • Shi, B. & Xu, K. 2018. Two new rapacious nematodes from intertidal sediments, Gammanema magnum sp. nov. and Synonchium caudatubatum sp. nov.(Nematoda, Selachinematidae). European Journal of Taxonomy 405, 1–17.
    • Sun, Y., Huang, M. & Huang, Y. 2018. Two new species of free-living nematodes from the East China Sea. Acta Oceanologica Sinica 37, 148–151.
    • Thai, T.T. 2018. Relationship of free-lingving nematode communities to some environmental characteristics in the organic shrimp farms, Ca Mau province. Vietnam Journal of Science and Technology 56, 636–648.
    • Thai, T.T., Lam, N.L.Q., Yen, N.T.M., Quang, N.X. & Vanreusel, A. 2018. Biodiversity and distribution patterns of free-living nematodes communities in Balai river, Bentre province. Vietnam Journal of Science and Technology 56, 224-235.
    • Yen, N.T.M., Thai, T.T., Duc, N.T. & Quang, N.X. 2018. Free living nematode communities as fundamental food for shrimps in the ecological-model of mangrove-shrimp farming ponds, Nam Can district, Ca Mau province. Vietnam Journal of Biotechnology 16, 581–588.
    2017 (21 citations)
    • Ansari, K. & Bhadury, P. 2017. Occurrence of epibionts associated with meiofaunal basibionts from the world’s largest mangrove ecosystem, the Sundarbans. Marine Biodiversity 47, 539–548.
    • Ansari, K.G.M.T. & Bhadury, P., 2017. An updated species checklist for free-living marine nematodes from the world’s largest mangrove ecosystem, Sundarbans. Zootaxa 4290, 177–191.
    • Ansari, K.G.M.T., Lyla, S., Khan, S.A. & Bhadury, P. 2017. Trophic diversity, size and biomass spectrum of Bay of Bengal nematodes: A study case on depth and latitudinal patterns. Continental Shelf Research 148, 139–149.
    • Avó, A.P., Daniell, T.J., Neilson, R., Oliveira, S., Branco, J. & Adão, H. 2017. DNA barcoding and morphological identification of benthic nematodes assemblages of estuarine intertidal sediments: advances in molecular tools for biodiversity assessment. Frontiers in Marine Science 4, 66.
    • Fu, S., Boucher, G. & Cai, L. 2017. Two new ovoviviparous species of the family Selachinematidae and Sphaerolaimidae (Nematoda, Chromadorida & Monhysterida) from the northern South China Sea. Zootaxa 4317, 95–110.
    • Fu, S., Cai, L., Cao, J. &, Chen, X. 2017. Nematode responses to the invasion of exotic Spartina in mangrove wetlands in southern China. Estuaries and Coasts 40, 1437–1449.
    • Gao, Q. & Huang, Y. 2017. Oncholaimus zhangi sp. nov.(Oncholaimidae, Nematoda) from the intertidal zone of the East China Sea. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 35, 1212–1217.
    • Hauquier, F., Leliaert, F., Rigaux, A., Derycke, S. & Vanreusel, A. 2017. Distinct genetic differentiation and species diversification within two marine nematodes with different habitat preference in Antarctic sediments. BMC Evolutionary Biology 17, 120.
    • Holovachov, O., Haenel, Q., Bourlat, S.J. & Jondelius, U. 2017. Taxonomy assignment approach determines the efficiency of identification of OTUs in marine nematodes. Royal Society Open Science 4, 170315.
    • Jouili, S., Essid, N., Semprucci, F., Boufahja, F., Nasri, A., Beyrem, H. & Mahmoudi, E. 2017. Environmental quality assessment of El Bibane lagoon (Tunisia) using taxonomic and functional diversity of meiofauna and nematodes. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 97, 1593–1603.
    • Lins, L., Leliaert, F., Riehl, T., Pinto Ramalho, S., Alfaro Cordova, E., Morgado Esteves, A. & Vanreusel, A. 2017. Evaluating environmental drivers of spatial variability in free-living nematode assemblages along the Portuguese margin. Biogeosciences 14, 651–669.
    • Martelli, A., Russo, V.L., Villares, G. & De Ward, C.T.P. 2017. Two new species of free-living marine nematodes of the family Oxystominidae Chitwood, 1935 (Enoplida) with a review of the genus Thalassoalaimus de Man, 1893 from the Argentine coast. Zootaxa 4250, 347–357.
    • Morad, T.Y., Dubinsky, Z. & Iluz, D. 2017. Meiobenthos Assemblages as Bioindicators for Coastal Pollution Assessment. Open Journal of Marine Science 7, 409–423.
    • Nguyen, T.M.Y. & Ngo, X.Q. 2017. Trophic structure of free-living nematodes in the Saigon River, Vietnam. Vietnam Journal of Science, Technology and Engineering 59, 56–61.
    • Revkova, T.N. 2017. First records of Microlaimus tenuispiculum de Man, 1922 (Nematoda: Microlaimidae) from the Black Sea. Ecologica Montenegrina 14, 74–79.
    • Santos, T.M.T. & Venekey, V. 2017. Meiofauna and free-living nematodes in volcanic sands of a remote South Atlantic, oceanic island (Trindade, Brazil). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 1–16.
    • Taheri, M., Giunio, M., De Troch, M., Vincx, M. & Vanaverbeke, J. 2017. Effect of short-term hypoxia on the feeding activity of abundant nematode genera from an intertidal mudflat. Nematology 19, 1–13.
    • Thai, T.T., Yen, N.T.M., Tho, N. & Quang, N.X. 2017. Meiofauna in the mangrove–shrimp farms ponds, Ca Mau province. Vietnam Journal of Science and Technology 55, 271-284.
    • Venekey, V. 2017. Updates on information about free-living marine nematodes in Brazil: new records and comments on problems in taxonomic studies. Zootaxa 4337, 38–72.
    • Venekey, V. & dos Santos, T.M.T. 2017. Free-living nematodes of Brazilian oceanic islands: revealing the richness in the most isolated marine habitats of Brazil. Nematoda 4, e122016.
    • Zhang, Z.-N., Zhou, H., Hua, E., Mu, F.-H., Liu, X.-S. & Yu, Z.-S. 2017. Meiofauna study for the forty years in china – progress and prospect. Oceanologia et Limnologia Sinica 48, 657-671.
    2016 (23 citations)
    • Bianchelli, S., Buschi, E., Danovaro, R. & Pusceddu, A. 2016. Biodiversity loss and turnover in alternative states in the Mediterranean Sea: a case study on meiofauna. Scientific Reports 6, 34544.
    • Branco, J. 2016. Natural recovery of the benthic nematode assemblages associated to Zostera noltii seagrass beds after physical disturbance caused by digging harvest activity. Universidade de Évora, 64 pp.
    • Fadeeva, N., Mordukhovich, V. & Zograf, J. 2016. Free-living marine nematodes of Desmodorella and Zalonema (Nematoda: Desmodoridae) with description of two new species from the deep sea of the North Western Pacific. Zootaxa 4175, 501–520.
    • Gagarin, V.G. & Naumova, T.V. 2016. Ethmolaimus riparius sp. n. and Paramononchus major sp. n.(Nematoda) from Lake Baikal, Russia. Zootaxa 4098, 582–592.
    • Gambi, C. & Danovaro, R. 2016. Biodiversity and life strategies of deep-sea meiofauna and nematode assemblages in the Whittard Canyon (Celtic margin, NE Atlantic Ocean). Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 108, 13–22.
    • Hannachi, A., Elarbaoui, S., Khazri, A., D’Agostino, F., Sellami, B., Beyrem, H., Gambi, C., Danovaro, R. & Mahmoudi, E. 2016. Effects of antifouling booster biocide Irgarol 1051 on the structure of free living nematodes: a laboratory experiment. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts 18, 832–843.
    • Holovachov, O. 2016. Identification keys to genera and species of the suborder Plectina, order Plectida (Nematoda). Swedish Museum of Natural History & ArtDatabanken, 32 pp.
    • Hong, J.-H., Tchesunov, A.V. & Lee, W. 2016. Revision of Cervonema Wieser, 1954 and Laimella Cobb, 1920 (Nematoda: Comesomatidae) with descriptions of two species from East Sea, Korea. Zootaxa 4098, 333–357.
    • Jacob, J., Anilkumar, P.R., Philip, R. & Rayaroth, D. 2016. Psammonema kuriani (Nematoda: Desmodoroidea), a novel species from the margin of the north-eastern Arabian Sea. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 96, 1469–1473.
    • Leduc, D. & Zhao, Z.Q. 2016. Review of the genus Odontophora (Nematoda: Axonolaimidae), with a key to valid species and description of Odontophora atrox sp. n. from the New Zealand coast. Nematology 18, 1125–1139.
    • Lisboa, V.B. 2016. Nematofauna da plataforma continental da Bacia do Espírito Santo: variações sazonais e distribuição horizontal. Universidade Federal do Pará 79 pp.
    • Materatski, P., Vafeiadou, A.-M., Moens, T. & Adão, H. 2016. Structural and functional composition of benthic nematode assemblages during a natural recovery process of Zostera noltii seagrass beds. Estuaries and coasts 39, 1478–1490.
    • de Melo, T.P.G. 2016. Comunidade de meiofauna e associações de nematoda em praias arenosas amazônicas de macromaré: variações espacia is e sazonais. Universidade Federal do Pará, 113 pp.
    • Miljutin, D.M. & Miljutina, M.A. 2016. Intraspecific variability of morphological characters in the species-rich deep-sea genus Acantholaimus Allgén, 1933 (Nematoda: Chromadoridae). Nematology 18, 455–473.
    • Miljutin, D.M. & Miljutina, M.A. 2016. Review of Acantholaimus Allgén, 1933 (Nematoda: Chromadoridae), a genus of marine free-living nematodes, with a tabular key to species. Nematology 18, 537–558.
    • Nasri, A., Jouili, S., Boufahja, F., Hedfi, A., Saidi, I., Mahmoudi, E., Aïssa, P., Essid, N. & Hamouda, B. 2016. Trophic restructuring (Wieser 1953) of free-living nematode in marine sediment experimentally enriched to increasing doses of pharmaceutical penicillin G. Ecotoxicology 25, 1160–1169.
    • Pusceddu, A., Carugati, L., Gambi, C., Mienert, J., Petani, B., Sanchez-Vidal, A., Canals, M., Heussner, S. & Danovaro, R. 2016. Organic matter pools, C turnover and meiofaunal biodiversity in the sediments of the western Spitsbergen deep continental margin, Svalbard Archipelago. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 107, 48–58.
    • Quang, N.X., Chau, N.N., Smol, N., Prozorova, L. & Vanreusel, A. 2016. Intertidal nematode communities in the Mekong estuaries of Vietnam and their potential for biomonitoring. Environmental monitoring and assessment 188, 91.
    • dos Santos, T.M.T. 2016. Distribuição espaço-temporal da meiofauna em praias arenosas da ilha da Trindade com especial referência aos nematodas livres. Universidade Federal do Pará, 68 pp.
    • Schade, H., Mevenkamp, L., Guilini, K., Meyer, S., Gorb, S.N., Abele, D., Vanreusel, A. & Melzner, F. 2016. Simulated leakage of high pCO 2 water negatively impacts bivalve dominated infaunal communities from the Western Baltic Sea. Scientific reports 6, 31447.
    • Semprucci, F., Colantoni, P. & Balsamo, M. 2016. Is maturity index an efficient tool to assess the effects of the physical disturbance on the marine nematode assemblages? — A critical interpretation of disturbance-induced maturity successions in some study cases in Maldives. Acta Oceanologica Sinica 35, 89–98.
    • Singh, R. & Ingole, B.S. 2016. Structure and function of nematode communities across the Indian western continental margin and its oxygen minimum zone. Biogeosciences 16, 191–209.
    • Vorobyova, L., Kulakova, I., Bondarenko, O., Portyanko, V. & Uzun, E. 2016. Meiofauna of the periphytal of the Odessa coast, Ukraine. Journal of the Black Sea/Mediterranean Environment 22, 60-73.
    2015 (15 citations)
    • Annapurna, C., Rao, M.S. & Bhanu, C.V. 2015. Distribution of meiobenthos off Kakinada Bay, Gaderu and Coringa estuarine complex. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India 57, 17-26.
    • Ansari, K.G.M.T., Pattnaik, A.K., Rastogi, G. & Bhadury, P. 2015. An inventory of free-living marine nematodes from Asia’s largest coastal lagoon, Chilika, India. Wetlands Ecology and Management 23, 881–890.
    • Cerrano, C., Bianchelli, S., Di Camillo, C.G., Torsani, F. & Pusceddu, A. 2015. Do colonies of Lytocarpia myriophyllum, L. 1758 (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa) affect the biochemical composition and the meiofaunal diversity of surrounding sediments? Chemistry and Ecology 31, 1–21.
    • Costello, M.J., Vanhoorne, B. & Appeltans, W. 2015. Conservation of biodiversity through taxonomy, data publication, and collaborative infrastructures. Conservation Biology 29, 1094–1099.
    • Hauquier, F., Suja, L.D., Gutt, J., Veit-Köhler, G. & Vanreusel, A. 2015. Different oceanographic regimes in the vicinity of the Antarctic Peninsula reflected in benthic nematode communities. PloS One 10, e0137527.
    • Jacob, J., Abdul Jaleel, K.U., Philip, R. & Damodaran, R. 2015. A new species of Scaptrella (Nematoda: Monhysterida) from the continental margin of the southeastern Arabian Sea. Marine Biology Research 11, 671–676.
    • Jacob, J., Jaleel, K.U.A. & Vijayan, A.K. 2015. A new species of the rare nematode genus Paramicrolaimus Wieser, 1954 (Chromadorida: Paramicrolaimidae) from the south eastern Arabian Sea. Zootaxa 3904, 563–571.
    • Machado, M. 2015. Effects of the non-indigenous bivalve Ruditapes philippinarum on meiofaunal communities of the Tagus Estuary. Universidade de Évora, 77 pp.
    • Miljutin, D., Miljutina, M. & Messié, M. 2015. Changes in abundance and community structure of nematodes from the abyssal polymetallic nodule field, Tropical Northeast Pacific. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 106, 126–135.
    • Semprucci, F. & Balsamo, M. 2015. Checklist of free-living nematode species in the transitional environment of Lake Varano (Southern Italy). Arxius de Miscel·lània Zoològica 1, 32–46.
    • Semprucci, F., Frontalini, F., Sbrocca, C., Du Châtelet, E.A., Bout-Roumazeilles, V., Coccioni, R. & Balsamo, M. 2015. Meiobenthos and free-living nematodes as tools for biomonitoring environments affected by riverine impact. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 187, 251.
    • Taheri, M., Grego, M., Riedel, B., Vincx, M. & Vanaverbeke, J. 2015. Patterns in nematode community during and after experimentally induced anoxia in the northern Adriatic Sea. Marine environmental research 110, 110–123.
    • Ürkmez, D., Brennan, M.L., Sezgin, M. & Bat, L. 2015. A brief look at the free-living Nematoda of the oxic/anoxic interface with a new genus record (Trefusia) for the Black Sea. Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies 44, 539–551.
    • Vandepitte, L., Vanhoorne, B., Decock, W., Dekeyzer, S., Trias Verbeeck, A., Bovit, L., Hernandez, F. & Mees, J. 2015. How Aphia—The platform behind several online and taxonomically oriented databases—can serve both the taxonomic community and the field of biodiversity informatics. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 3, 1448–1473.
    • Yu, T. & Xu, K. 2015. Two new nematodes, Pseudelzalia longiseta gen. nov., sp. nov. and Paramonohystera sinica sp. nov.(Monhysterida: Xyalidae), from sediment in the East China Sea. Journal of Natural History 49, 509–526.
    2014 (3 citations)
    • Cinar, M.E. 2014. Checklist of the phyla Platyhelminthes, Xenacoelomorpha, Nematoda, Acanthocephala, Myxozoa, Tardigrada, Cephalorhyncha, Nemertea, Echiura, Brachiopoda, Phoronida, Chaetognatha, and Chordata (Tunicata, Cephalochordata, and Hemichordata) from the coasts of Turkey. Turkish Journal of Zoology 38, 698–722.
    • Mureșan, M. 2014. Diversity and distribution of free-living nematodes within periazoic level on the Romanian shelf of the Black Sea. Geo-Eco-Marina 20, 19-28.
    • Vogt, P., Miljutina, M. & Raupach, M.J. 2014. The application of DNA sequence data for the identification of benthic nematodes from the North Sea. Helgoland marine research 68, 549-558.

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