Some recent and select publications arising from the use of specimens and materials from the Pelagic Invertebrate Collection

Fender, CK, M Décima, A Gutierrez-Rodriguez, KE Selph, N Yingling, and MR Stukel (2023) Prey size spectra and predator to prey size ratios of Southern Ocean salps. Marine Biology:

Stukel, MR, M Décima, and MR Landry (2023) Quantifying biological carbon pump pathways with a data-constrained mechanistic model ensemble approach. Biogeosciences:

Décima M, MR Stukel, SD Nodder, A Gutierrez-Rodriguez, KE Selph, A Lops dos Santos, K Safi, TB Kelly, F Deans, SE Morales, F Baltar, M Latasa, MY Gorbunov, M Pinkerton (2023) Salp blooms drive strong increases in passive carbon export in the Southern Ocean. Nature Communications:

Jarvis Mason ET, L Bulkeley, WW Watson, AC Salazar Sawkins, MT Craig, JR Hyde, AR Thompson, and BX Semmens (2022) Decoding comparable morphologies :  Pigmentation validated for identifying southern California Paralabrax larvae. Fish Taxa : 25: 9-25.

Lilly, LE, BD Cornuelle, and MD Ohman (2022) Using a Lagrangian particle tracking model to evaluate impacts of El Niño-related advection on euphausiids in the southern California Current System. Deep-Sea Research:

Décima, M. (2022) Zooplankton trophic structure and ecosystem productivity. Marine Ecology Press Series:

Chavarry, JM, KL Law, AD Barton, NM Bowlin, MD Ohman, and CA Choy (2022) Relative exposure to microplastics and pretty for a pelagic forage fish. Environmental Research Letters:

Cimino, ME, MG Jacox, SJ Bograd, S Brodie, G Carroll, EL Hazen, BE Lavaniegos, MM Morales, E Satterthwaite and RR Rykaczewski (2021) Anomalous poleward advection facilitates episodic range expansions of pelagic red crabs in the eastern North Pacific. Limnology and Oceanography:

Matthews SA, Goetze E, Ohman MD (2021) Recommendations for interpreting zooplankton metabarcoding and integrating molecular methods with morphological analyses. ICES Journal of Marine Science:

Chenillat F, Rivière P, Ohman MD (2021) On the sensitivity of plankton ecosystem models to the formulation of zooplankton grazing. PLOS One:

Rastetter EB, Ohman MD, Elliott KJ, Rehage JS, Rivera-Monroy VH, Bouchek RE, Castañeda-Moya E, Danielson TM, Gough L, Groffman PM, Jackson CR, Miniat CF, Shaver GR (2021) Time lags:  insights from the U.S. Long Term Ecological Research Network. Ecosphere:

Lilly, LE and MD Ohman (2021) Euphausiid spatial displacements and habitat shifts in the southern California Current System in response to El Niño variability. Progress in Oceanography, 193.

Biard T, Ohman MD (2020) Vertical niche definition of test-bearing protists (Rhizaria) into the twilight zone revealed by in situ imaging. Limnology and Oceanography:

Szesciorka, AR, LR Balance, A Širović, A Rice, MD Ohman, JA Hildebrand and PJS Franks (2020) Timing is everything: Drivers of interannual variability in blue whale migration. Scientific Reports 10(1):9.

Van Noord JE (2020) Dynamic spawning patterns in the California market squid (Doryteuthis opalescens) inferred through paralarval observation in the Southern California Bight, 2012-2019. Marine Ecology:

Brandon JA, A Freibott, and LM Sala (2019) Patterns of suspended and salp-ingested microplastic debris in the North Pacific investigated with epifluorescence microscopy. Limnology and Oceanography Letters 5(1): 46-53.

Brandon JA, W Jones, and MD Ohman (2019) Multidecadal increase in plastic particles in coastal ocean sediments. Science Advances. 5(9).

Lombard F, Boss E, Waite AM, Vogt M, Uitz J, Stemmann L, Sosik HM, Schulz J, Romagnan JB, Picheral M, Pearlman J, Ohman MD, Niehoff B, Moller KM, Miloslavich P, Lara-Lpez A, Kudela R, Lopes RM, Kiko R, Karp-Boss L, Jaffe JS, Iversen MH, Frisson JO, Fennel K, Hauss H, Guidi L, Gorsky G, Giering SLC, Gaube P, Gallager S, Dubelaar G, Cowen RK, Carlotti F, Briseno-Avena C, Berline L, Benoit-Bird K, Bax N, Batten S, Ayata SD, Artigas LF, Appeltans W (2019) Globally Consistent Quantitative Observations of Planktonic Ecosystems. Frontiers in Marine Science 6:

Lilly LE, Send U, Lankhorst M, Martz TR, Ohman MD (2019) Biogeochemical anomalies at two southern California Current System moorings during the 2014-16 Warm Anomaly-El Niño sequence. Journal of Geophysical Research Oceans 124: 6886-6903.

Stukel MR, Kelly TB, Aluwihare LI, Barbeau KA, Goericke R, Krause JW, Landry MR, Ohman MD (2019) The Carbon:(234)Thorium ratios of sinking particles in the California current ecosystem 1: relationships with plankton ecosystem dynamics. Marine Chemistry 212: 1-15.  https://10.1016/j.marchem.2019.01.003

Ohman, MD (2019) A sea of tentacles:  Optically-discernable traits resolved from planktonic organisms in situ. ICES Journal of Marine Science:

Whitmore, BM, CF Nickels, and MD Ohman (2019) A comparison between Zooglider and shipboard net and acoustic mesozooplankton sensing systems. Journal of Plankton Research:

Stukel, MR, MD Ohman, TB Kelly, and T Biard (2019) The roles of suspension-feeding and flux-feeding zooplankton as gatekeepers of particle flux into the mesopelagic ocean in the Northeast Pacific. Frontiers in Marine Science:

Kelly, TB, PC Davision, R Goericke, MR Landry, MD Ohman, and M. R. Stukel (2019) The importance of mesozooplankton diel vertical migration for sustaining a mesopelagic food web. Frontiers in Marine Science:

Hetherington, ED, CM Kule, MD Ohman, and BN Popp (2019) Effects of chemical preservation on bulk and amino acid isotope ratios of zooplankton, fish, and squid tissues. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry:

Gaskell, DE, MD Ohman, and PM Hull (2019) Zooglider-based measurements of planktonic foraminifera in the California Currrent System. Journal of Foraminiferal Research 49: 390-404.

Fender, CK, TB Kelly, L Guidi, MD Ohman, M. C. Smith, and M. R. Stukel (2019) Investigating particle size-flux relationships and the biological pump across a range of plankton ecosystem states from coastal to oligotrophic. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6:

Ellen, JS, CA Graaf, and MD Ohman (2019) Improving plankton image classification using context metadata. Limnology and Oceanography - Methods 17: 439-461.

Stukel MR, Biard T, Krause J, and MD Ohman (2018) Large Phaeodaria in the twilight zone: Their role in the carbon cycle. Limnology and Oceanography 63: 2579-2594.

Nickels CF, Ohman MD (2018) CCEIII: Persistent functional relationships between copepod egg production rates and food concentration through anomalously warm conditions in the California Current Ecosystem. Deep-Sea Research Part I 140: 26-35.

Kenitz KM, Visser A, Ohman MD, Landry MD, and KH Andersen (2018) Community trait distribution across environmental gradients. Ecosystems:

Morrow RM, Ohman MD, Goericke R, Kelly TB, Stephens BM, and MR Stukel (2018) CCE V: Primary production, mesozooplankton grazing, and the biological pump in the California Current Ecosystem: Variability and response to El Niño. Deep-Sea Research Part I 140: 52-62.

Lindegren M, Checkley DM, Koslow JA, Goericke R, and MD Ohman (2018) Climate-mediated changes in marine ecosystem regulation during El Nino. Global Change Biology 24: 796-809.

Sierwald P, Bieler R, Shea EK, and G Rosenburg (2018) Mobilizing Mollusks: Status update on mollusk collections in the U.S.A. and Canada. American Malacological Bulletin, 36(2) 177-214.

Lilly LE and MD Ohman (2018) CCE IV: El Niño-related zooplankton variability in the southern California Current System. DSRP Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 140: 36-51.

Nickels CF, Sala LM, and MD Ohman (2018) The euphausiid prey field for blue whales around a steep bathymetric feature in the southern California current system. Limnology and Oceanography. 64(1): 390-405.

Nickels CF, Sala LM, and MD Ohman (2018) The morphology of euphausiid mandibles used to assess selective predation by blue whales in the southern sector of the California Current System. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 38(5): 563-573.

Bradford-Grieve JM, Blanco-Bercial L, and GA Boxshall (2017) Revision of Family Megacalanidae (Copepoda: Calanoida). Zootaxa., 4229(1).

Van Noord JE and E Dorval (2017) Oceanographic influences on the distribution and relative abundance of market squid paralarvae (Doryteuthis opalescens) off the Southern and Central California coast. Marine Ecology, 38(3):e12433.

Brandon J, Goldstein M, and MD Ohman (2016) Long-term aging and degradation of microplastic particles: Comparing in situ oceanic and experimental weathering patterns. Marine Poll. Bull., 110(1):299-308.

Powell JR and MD Ohman (2015) Changes in zooplankton habitat, behavior, and acoustic scattering characteristics across glider-resolved fronts in the Southern California Current System. Progress in Oceanography, 134:77-92.

Bednarsek N and MD Ohman (2015) Changes in pteropod distributions and shell dissolution across a frontal system in the California Current System. MEPS, 523:93-103.

Smith KL Jr., Sherman AD, Huffard CL, McGill PR, Henthorn R, Von Thun S, Ruhl HA, Kahru M, and MD Ohman (2013) 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(3): 745-757.

Goldstein MC, Carson HJ, and M Eriksen (2014) Relationship of diversity and habitat area in North Pacific plastic-associated rafting communities. Marine Biology, 161(6):1441-1453.

Van Noord JE, Lewallan EA, and RL Pitman (2013) Flyingfish feeding ecology in the eastern Pacific: prey partitioning within a speciose epipelagic community. Journal of Fish Biology, 83(2): 326-342.

Goldstein MC, Titmus AJ, and M Ford (2013) Scales of spatial heterogeneity of plastic marine debris in the northeast Pacific Ocean. PloS one, 8 (11).

Brinton E, Townsend AW, Knight MD, and MD Ohman (2013) Development of Thysanopoda egregia (Euphausiacea) furciliae and early juvenile.  Journal of Crustacean Biology, 33(2): 244-252.

Goldstein MC, Rosenberg M, and LN Cheng (2012) Increased oceanic microplastic enhances oviposition in an endemic pelagic insect.  Biology Letters, 8(5): 817-820.

Landry MR, Ohman MD, Goericke R, Stukel MR, Barbeau KA, Bundy R, and M Kahru (2012) Pelagic community responses to a deep-water front in the California Current Ecosystem: overview of the A-Front Study.  Journal of Plankton Research, 34(9): 739-748.

Ohman MD, Powell JR, Picherel M, and DW Jensen (2012) Mesozooplankton and particulate matter responses to a deep-water frontal system in the southern California Current System.  Journal of Plankton Research, 34(9): 815-827.

Powell JR and MD Ohman (2012) Use of glider-class acoustic Doppler profilers for estimating zooplankton biomass.  Journal of Plankton Research, 34(6): 563-568.

Ohman MD, Rau GH, and PM Hull (2012) Multi-decadal variations in stable N isotopes of California Current zooplankton.  Deep-Sea Research Part I – Oceanographic Research Papers, 60: 46-55.

Bargu S, Silver MW, Ohman MD, Benitez-Nelson CR, and DL Garrison (2012) Mystery behind Hitchcock’s birds.  Nature Geoscience, 5(1): 2-3.

Mazzillo FFM, Field JC, Staaf DJ, Carter ML, and MD Ohman (2011) A note on the detection of the neurotoxin domoic acid in beach-stranded Dosidicus gigas in the Southern California bight.  California Cooperative Oceanographic Fisheries Investigations Reports, 52: 109-115.

Goetze E and MD Ohman (2010) Integrated molecular and morphological biogeography of the calanoid copepod family Eucalanidae.  Deep-Sea Research Part II-Topical studies in oceanography, 57(24-26): 2110-2129.

Gorsky G, Ohman MD, Picheral M, Gasparini S, Stemmann L, Romagnan JB, Cawood A, Pesant S, Garcia-Comas C, and F Prejger (2010) Digital zooplankton image analysis using the ZooScan integrated system, 32(3): 285-303.

Decima M, Ohman MD, and A De Robertis (2010) Body size dependence of euphausiid spatial patchiness, Limnology and Oceanography, 55(2): 777-788.

Gilfillan LR, Ohman MD, Doyle MJ, and W Watson (2009) Occurrence of plastic micro-debris in the Southern California Current system, 50: 123-133.

Ohman MD, Lavaniegos BE, and AW Townsend (2009) Multi-decadal variations in calcareous holozooplankton in the California Current System: Thecosome pteropods, heteropods, and foraminifera, Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 36, Article No. L18608.

Ohman MD and CH Hsieh (2008) Spatial differences in mortality of Calanus pacificus within the California Current System, Journal of Plankton Research, 30(4): 359-366.

Lavaniegos BE and MD Ohman (2007) Coherence of long-term variations of zooplankton in two sectors of the California Current System. Progress in Oceanography, 75(1): 42-69.

Brinton E, Townsend A (2003) Decadal variability in abundances of the dominant euphausiid species in southern sectors of the California Current, Deep-Sea Research Part II – Topical Studies in Oceanography, 50(14-16): 2449-2472.

Lavaniegos, BE and MD Ohman (2003) Long term changes in pelagic tunicates of the California Current. Deep-Sea Research II, 50: 2473-2498.

Rau GH, Ohman MD, and Pierrot-Butts (2003) Linking nitrogen dynamics to climate variability off central California: A 51 year record based on 15N/14N in CalCOFI zooplankton. Deep-Sea Research II - Topical Studies in Oceanography, 50(14-16): 2431-2447.

Rebstock GA (2002) Climatic regime shifts and decadal-scale variability in calanoid copepod populations off southern California. Global Change Biology, 8: 71-89.

Ohman MD and HJ Hirche (2001) Density-dependent mortality in an oceanic copepod population. Nature, 412: 638-641.

Rebstock GA (2001) Long-term stability of species composition in calanoid copepods off southern California. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 215: 213-224.

Brinton E, Ohman MD, Townsend AW, Knight MD and Bridgeman AL (2000) Euphausiids of the World Ocean, World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series, ETI, University of Amsterdam, UNESCO Publishing, Paris. ~ 600 Mb.

Park, T (2000) Taxonomy and distribution of the calanoid copepod family Heterorhabdidae. Bulletin of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography 31: 1-269.

Haury L, Fey C, Newland C and Genin A (2000) Zooplankton distribution around four eastern North Pacific seamounts. Progress in Oceanography, 45: 69-105.

Lavaniegos BE and Ohman MD (1999) Hyperiid amphipods as indicators of climate change in the California Current. In: Schram, F.R., von Vaupel Klein, J.C., (eds) Proceedings of the Fourth International Crustacean Congress, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1998, vol 1. Brill, Boston, p. 489-509.