International Refereed Journals

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Abecasis, D .; Costa, A.R.; Pereira, J.G., and Pinho, M. R. 2006. Age and growth of bluemouth, Helicolenus dactylopterus (Delaroche, 1809) from the Azores . Fisheries Research 79(1-2):148-154.

Cardigos, F. ; Tempera, F.; Avila , S.; Goncalves, J.; Colaco, A., and Santos , R.S . Non-indigenous marine species of the Azores . Helgoland Marine Research 60(2):160-169.

Colaco, A .; Martins, I.; Laranjo, M.; Pires, L.; Leal, C.; Prieto, C.; Costa, V.; Lopes, H.; Rosa, D.; Dando, P.R., and Santos, R.S. 2006. Annual spawning of the hydrothermal vent mussel, Bathymodiolus azoricus, under controlled aquarium, conditions at atmospheric pressure. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 333(2):166-171.

Correia, A.T.; Faria, R.; Alexandrino, P.; Antunes, C.; Isidro, E.J., and Coimbra, J. 2006. Evidence for genetic differentiation in the European conger eel Conger conger based on mitochondrial DNA analysis. Fisheries Science 72(1):20-27.

Kadar, E . and Costa, V. 2006. First report on the micro-essential metal concentrations in bivalve shells from deep-sea hydrothermal vents. Journal of Sea Research. 56(1):37-44.

Kadar, E .; Costa, V., and Santos, R.S. 2006. Distribution of micro-essential (Fe, Cu, Zn) and toxic (Hg) metals in tissues of two nutritionally distinct hydrothermal shrimps. Science of the Total Environment 358(1-3):143-150.

Kadar, E .; Costa, V.; Santos, R.S., and Powell, J.J. 2006. Tissue partitioning of micro-essential metals in the vent bivalve Bathymodiolus azoricus and associated organisms (endosymbiont bacteria and a parasite polychaete) from geochemically distinct vents of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Journal of Sea Research 56(1):45-52.

Kadar, E .; Lobo-Da-Cunha, A.; Santos, R. S., and Dando, P. 2006. Spermatogenesis of Bathymodiolus Azoricus in captivity matching reproductive behaviour at deep-sea hydrothermal vents. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 335(1):19-26.

Kadar, E. ; Santos, R.S., and Powell, J.J. 2006. Biological factors influencing tissue compartmentalization of trace metals in the deep-sea hydrothermal vent bivalve Bathymodiolus azoricus at geochemically distinct vent sites of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Environmental Research 101(2):221-229.

Martins, A.M. and Pelegri, J. L. 2006. CZCS chlorophyll patterns in the South Atlantic Bight during low vertical stratification conditions. Continental Shelf Research 26(4):429-457.

Martins, I .; Costa, V.; Porteiro, F.M., and Santos, R.S. 2006. Temporal and spatial changes in mercury concentrations in the north Atlantic as indicated by museum specimens of glacier lanternfish Benthosema glaciale (Pisces: Myctophidae). Environmental Toxicology 21(5):528-532.

Morato, T. ; Cheung, W.W.L., and Pitcher, T.J. 2006. Vulnerability of seamount fish to fishing: fuzzy analysis of life-history attributes. Journal of Fish Biology 68(1):209-221.

Morato, T .; Watson, R.; Pitcher, T.J., and Pauly, D. Fishing Down the Deep. Fish and Fisheries. 7(1):24-34.

Nicolas, V.; Querouil, S.; Verheyen, E.; Verheyen, W.; Mboumba, J.F.; Dillen, M., and Colyn, M. 2006. Mitochondrial phylogeny of african wood mice, genus Hylomyscus (Rodentia, Muridae): implications for their taxonomy and biogeography. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 38(3):779-793.

Ros, A.F.H .; Bouton, N.; Santos, R.S., and Oliveira, R.F. 2006. Alternative male reproductive tactics and the immunocompetence handicap in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius parvicornis. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 273(1589):901-909.

Rosa, A .; Menezes, G.; Melo, O., and Pinho, M.R. 2006. Weight-Length relationships of 33 demersal fish species from Azores archipelago. Fisheries Research 80(2-3):329-332.



Aboim, M.A.; Menezes, G.M.; Schlitt, T., and Rogers, A.D. Genetic structure and history of populations of the deep-sea fish Helicolenus dactylopterus (Delaroche, 1809) inferred from mtDNA sequence analysis. Molecular Ecology 14(5):1343-1354.

Afonso, P. and Santos, R.S. 2005. Within-nest spawning-site preferences of female bluefin damselfish: the effect of early-stage eggs. Acta Ethologica 8(1):5-11.

Almada, F.; Almada, V.C.; Domingues, V.; Brito, A., and Santos, R.S. 2005. Molecular validation of the specific status of Parablennius sanguinolentus and Parablennius parvicornis (Pisces : Blenniidae). Scientia Marina 69(4):519-523.

Barreiros, J.P.; Figna, V.; Hostim-Silva, M., and Santos, R.S. 2005. Diel seasonality of a shallow-water fish assemblage in a sandy beach at Canto Grande, Santa Catarina, Brazil. Journal of Coastal Research Sp. Iss. 42: 343-347.

Bried, J. 2005. Diving Ability of the Madeiran Storm Petrel. Waterbirds 28(2):162-166.

Cardigos, F.; Colaco, A.; Dando, P.R.; Avila, S.P.; Sarradin, P.M.; Tempera, F.; Conceição, P.; Pascoal, A., and Santos, R.S. 2005. Shallow water hydrothermal vent field fluids and communities of the D. João de Castro seamount (Azores). Chemical Geology. 224(1-3):153-168.

De Girolamo, M.; Grapputo, A.; Zane, L.; Santos, R.S., and Pallavicini, A. 2005. Isolation of seven polymorphic microsatellites in Ophioblennius atlanticus atlanticus (Perciformes, Blenniidae). Molecular Ecology Notes 5(2):334-336.

Domingues, V.S.; Bucciarelli, G.; Almada, V.C., and Bernardi, G. 2005. Historical colonization and demography of the Mediterranean damselfish, Chromis chromis. Molecular Ecology. 14(13):4051-4063.

Figueiredo, M.; Morato, T.; Barreiros, J.P.; Afonso, P., and Santos, R.S. 2005. Feeding ecology of the white seabream, Diplodus sargus, and the ballan wrasse, Labrus bergylta, in the Azores. Fisheries Research 75(1-3):107-119.

Kadar, E.; Bettencourt, R.;Costa, V.;Santos, R.S.; Lobo-Da-Cunha, A., and Dando, P. 2005. Experimentally induced endosymbiont loss and re-acquirement in the hydrothermal vent bivalve Bathymodiolus azoricus. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 318(1):99-110.

Kadar, E.; Costa, V.; Martins, I.; Santos, R.S., and Powell, J. J. 2005. Enrichment in trace metals (Al, Mn, Co, Cu, Mo, Cd, Fe, Zn, Pb and Hg) of macro-invertebrate habitats at hydrothermal vents along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. Hydrobiologia 548:191-205.

Kadar, E.; Costa, V.; Santos, R.S., and Lopes, H. 2005. Behavioural Response to the Bioavailability of Inorganic Mercury in the Hydrothermal Mussel Bathymodiolus azoricus. Journal of Experimental Biology 208(3):505-513.

Palma, L.; P. Beja; P.C. Tavares and L.R. Monteiro. 2005. Spatial variation of mercury levels in nesting Bonelli's eagles from Southwest Portugal: effects of diet composition and prey contamination. Environmental Pollution 134(3): 549-557.

Ros, A.F.H.; Ferreira, C.; Santos, R.S., and Oliveira, R.F. 2005. An experimental test of the immunocompetence handicap hypothesis in the Azorean rock-pool blenny. Hormones and Behavior 48(1):123.

Stockley, B.; Menezes, G.; Pinho, M.R., and Rogers, A. D. 2005. Genetic population structure in the black-spot sea bream (Pagellus bogaraveo Brunnich, 1768) from the NE Atlantic. Marine Biology 146(4):793-804.

Tavares, P.C.; L.R. Monteiro; R.J. Lopes; M.E. Pereira; A.C. Duarte and R.W. Furness. 2005. Variation of mercury contamination in chicks of Little Tern Sterna albifrons in southwest Europe: brood, age, and colony related effects. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 74(1): 177-183.



Barreiros J. P.; A. Bertoncini; L. Machado; M. Hostim-Silva and R. S. Santos. 2004. Diversity and seasonal changes in the Ichthyofauna of rocky tidal pools from Praia Vermelha and Sao Roque, Santa Catarina. Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology 47(2): 291-299.

Barreiros, J.P.; V. Figna; M. Hostim-Silva and R.S. Santos . 2004. Seasonal changes in a sandy beach fish assemblage at Canto Grande, Santa Catarina, south Brazil . Journal of Coastal Research 20(3): 862-870.

Bried, J . and M.C. Magalhães . 2004. First Palearctic record of the endangered Bermuda Petrel Pterodroma cahow . Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 124(3): 202-206.

Bolton, M.; R. Medeiros ; B. Hothersall and A. Campos. 2004. The use of artificial breeding chambers as a conservation measure for cavity-nesting procellariiform seabirds: a case study of the Madeiran storm petrel (Oceanodroma castro). Biological Conservation 116(1): 73-80.

Costagliola, D.; D. R. Robertson; P. Guidetti; S. Stefanni ; P. Wirtz, J. B. Heiser and G. Bernardi. 2004. Evolution of coral reef fish Thalassoma spp. (Labridae). 2. Evolution of the eastern Atlantic species. Marine Biology 144: 377–383.

Lafon, V. ; D.D. Apoluceno; H. Dupuis; D. Michel; H. Howa and J.M. Froidefond. 2004. Morphodynamics of nearshore rhythmic sandbars in a mixed-energy environment ( SW France ): I. Mapping beach changes using visible satellite imagery. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 61(2): 289-299.

Morato, T .; P. Afonso and J. L. Carlin. 2004. First record of scamp, Mycteroperca phenax , in the north-eastern Atlantic. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 84(1): 281-282.

Pusch, C.; A. Beckmann; F.M. Porteiro and H. von Westernhagen. 2004. The influence of seamounts on mesopelagic fish communities. Archive of Fishery and Marine Research 51(1-3): 165-186.

Ros, A.F.H., R. Bruintjes, R.S. Santos , A.V.M. Canário and R.F. Oliveira. 2004. The role of androgens in the trade-off between territorial and parental behavior in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius parvicornis . Hormones and Behavior 46(4): 491-497.

Tavares P. C.; L. R. Monteiro; R. J. Lopes; M. M. C. Santos and R. W. Furness. 2004. Intraspecific variation of mercury contamination in chicks of Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus) in coastal wetlands from Southwestern Europe. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 72(3): 437-444.



Aboim, M. A.; A. D. Rogers; G. M. Menezes; R. Maggioni and C. V. M. Pearson. 2003. Isolation of polymorphic microsatellite markers for the demersal fish Helicolenus dactylopterus (Dela Roche 1809). Molecular Ecology Notes 3(1): 18-20.

Aurelle, D.; T. Guillemaud; P. Afonso ; T. Morato ; P. Wirtz; R. S. Santos and M. L. Cancela. 2003. Genetic study of Coris julis (Osteichtyes, Perciformes, Labridae) evolutionary history and dispersal abilities. Comptes Rendus Biologies 326(8): 771-785.

Barreiros, J. P.; T. Morato; R. S. Santos and A. E. de Borba. 2003. Interannual changes in the diet of the almaco jack, Seriola rivoliana (Perciformes: Carangidae) from the Azores. Cybium 27(1): 37-40.

Bjorndal, K. A.; A. B. Bolten; and H. R. Martins. 2003. Estimates of survival probabilities for oceanic-stage loggerhead sea turtles ( Caretta caretta ) in the North Atlantic. Fishery Bulletin 101(4): 732-736.

Bjorndal, K. A.; A. B. Bolten; T. Dellinger; C. Delgado and H.R. Martins. 2003. Compensatory growth in oceanic loggherhead sea turtles: response to stochastic environment. Ecology 84(5): 1237-1249.

Bried, J.; D. Pontier and P. Jouventin. 2003. Mate fidelity in monogamous birds: a re-examination of the Procellariiformes. Animal Behaviour 65: 235-246.

Carvalho, N.; P. Afonso and R. S. Santos. 2003. The haremic mating system and mate choice in the wide-eyed flounder, Bothus podas. Environmental Biology of Fishes 66(3): 249-258.

Correia, A. T.; C. Antunes; E. J. Isidro and J. Coimbra. 2003. Changes in otolith microstructure and microchemistry during larval development of the European conger eel (Conger conger). Marine Biology 142(4): 777-789.

Gonzalez, J. A.; V. Rico; J. M. Lorenzo; S. Reis; J. G. Pajuelo; M. A. Dias; A. Mendonca; H. M. Krug and M. R. Pinho. 2003. Sex and reproduction of the alfonsino Beryx splendens (Pisces, Berycidae) from the Macaronesian Archipelagos. Journal of Applied Ichthyology 19(2): 104-108.

Jouventi, P.; J. Bried and T. Micol. 2003. Insular bird populations can be saved from rats: a long term experimental study of White-chinned Petrels Procellaria aequinoctialis on Ile de la Possession (Crozet archipelago). Polar Biology 26: 371-378.

Miranda, J. A.; R. F. Oliveira; L. A. Carneiro; R. S. Santos and M. S. Grober. 2003. Neurochemical correlates of male polymorphism and alternative reproductive tactics in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius parvicornis. General and Comparative Endocrinology 132(2): 183-189.

Morato, T.; E. Solà; M. P. Grós and G. Menezes. 2003. Diets of thornback ray (Raja clavata) and tope shark (Galeorhinus galeus) in the bottom longline fishery of the Azores, northeastern Atlantic. Fishery Bulletin 101:509-602.

Morato, T.; P. Afonso; R. S. Santos; H. M. Krug and R. D. M. Nash. 2003. The reproduction, age and growth of the spotted rockling. Journal of Fish Biology 62:1450-1455.

Morato, T.; P. Afonso; P. Lourinho; R. D. M. Nash and R. S. Santos. 2003. Reproductive biology and recruitment of the white sea bream in the Azores. Journal of Fish Biology 63:59-72.

Ramos, J. A.; Z. Moniz; E. Sola and L. R. Monteiro. 2003. Reproductive measures and chick provisioning of cory's shearwater Calonectris diomedea borealis in the Azores. Bird Study 50: 47-54.

Silva, M. A.; R. Prieto; S. Magalhães; R. Cabecinhas; A. Cruz; J. M. Gonçalves and R. S. Santos. 2003. Occurrence and distribution of cetaceans in the waters around the Azores (Portugal), summer and autumn 1999-2000. Aquatic Mammals 29(1):77-83

Silva, M. A. and M. Sequeira. 2003. Patterns in the mortality of common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) on the Portuguese coast, using stranding records, 1975-1998. Aquatic Mammals 29(1): 88-98.

Sousa, L.; J. P. Barreiros; M. S. C. Soares; M. Hostim-Silva and R. S. Santos. 2003. Preliminary notes on the reproductive biology of the lizardfish, Synodus saurus (Actynopterygii: Synodontidae) in the Azores. Cybium 27(1): 41-45.

Stefanni, S .; E. S. Gysels; F. A. M. Volckaert and P. J. Miller. 2003. Allozyme variation and genetic divergence in the sand goby, Pomatoschistus minutus (Teleostei: Gobiidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 83(5): 1143-1149.

Stefanni, S. and J. L. Thorley. 2003. Mitochondrial DNA phylogeography reveals the existence of an Evolutionarily Significant Unit of the sand goby Pomatoschistus minutus in the Adriatic (Eastern Mediterranean). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 28(3): 601-609.

Wirtz, P.; O. Ocana and T. Molodtsova. 2003. Actiniaria and Ceriantharia of the Azores (Cnidaria Anthozoa). Helgoland Marine Research 57(2): 114-117.



Barreiros, J. P.; R. S. Santos and A. E. de Borba. 2002. Food habits, schooling and predatory behaviour of the yellowmouth barracuda, Sphyraena viridensis (Perciformes: Sphyraenidae) in the Azores. Cybium 26(2): 83-88.

Bouton, N.; F. Witte and J. J. M. Van Alphen. 2002. Experimental evidence for adaptive phenotypic plasticity in a rock-dwelling cichlid fish from Lake Victoria. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 77(2): 185-192.

Bouton, N.; J. De Visser and C. D. N. Barel. 2002. Correlating head shape with ecological variables in rock-dwelling Haplochromines (Teleostei: Cichlidae) from Lake Victoria. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 76(1): 39-48.

Carreira, G.P.; J.M. Gonçalves and R.D.M. Nash. 2002. Exploitation of octopus in the Azores (NE Atlantic): current status and experimental fishery. Bulletin of Marine Science 71 (2): 1116.

Colaço, A.; F. Dehairs; D. Desbruyeres; N. Le Bris and P. M. Sarradin. 2002. Delta C-13 signature of hydrothermal mussels is related with the end-member fluid concentrations of H2S and Ch4 at the Mid-Atlantic Ridge hydrothermal vent fields. Cahiers De Biologie Marine 43(3-4): 259-262.

Colaço, A.; F. Dehairs and D. Desbruyeres. 2002. Nutritional relations of deep-sea hydrothermal fields at the Mid-Atlantic Ridge: a stable isotope approach. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers 49(2): 395-412.

Correia, A. T.; E. J. Isidro; C. Antunes and J. Coimbra. 2002. Age, growth, distribution and ecological aspects of Conger conger (Leptocephali) collected in the Azores, based on otolith analysis of premetamorphic specimens. Marine Biology 141(6): 1141-1151.

Gonçalves, J.M., J.P. Thorpe and R.D.M. Nash, 2002. Allozyme variation in Octopus vulgaris (Cephalopoda: Octopodida) in the NE Atlantic: Preliminary results. Bulletin of Marine Science 71 (2): 1122.

Gonçalves, J.M., G.P. Carreira, H.R. Martins and R.D.M. Nash. 2002. Biology of Octopus vulgaris (Cephalopoda: Octopodida) in the Azores (NE Atlantic). Bulletin of Marine Science 71 (2): 1123.

Granadeiro, J. P.; L. R. Monteiro; M. C. Silva and R. W. Furness. 2002. Diet of common terns in the Azores, Northeast Atlantic. Waterbirds 25(2): 149-155.

Hays, H.; V. Neves and P. Lima. 2002. Banded Roseate terns from different continents trapped in the Azores. Journal of Field Ornithology 73(2): 180-184.

Magalhães, S.; R. Prieto; M.A. Silva; J. Goncalves; M. Afonso-Dias and R.S. Santos. 2002.Short-term reactions of sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus) to whale-watching vessels in the Azores. Aquatic Mammals 28(3):267-274.

Morales-Nin, B.; Canha, Â.; Casas, M.; Figueiredo, I.; Gordo, L.S.; Gordon, J.D.M.; Gouveia, E.; Piñeiro, C.G.; Reis, S.; Reis, D. and Swan, S.C. 2002. Intercalibration of age readings of deep-water black scabbardfish Aphanopus carbo Lowe, 1839. ICES Journal of Marine Science 59(2): 352-364.

Neves, V. C.; R. E. Bremer and H. Hays. 2002. Recovery in Punta Rasa, Argentina, of common terns banded in the Azores Archipelago, North Atlantic. Waterbirds 25(4): 459-461.

Oliveira, R. F.; N. Carvalho; J. Miranda; E. J. Goncalves; M. Grober and R. S. Santos. 2002. The relationship between the presence of satellite males and nest-holders' mating success in the Azorean rock-pool blenny Parablennius sanguinolentus parvicornis. Ethology 108(3): 223-235.

Querouil, S. 2002. Powers and limitation of the molecular approach for the study of biogeography and speciation: examples in tropical African mammals. Bulletin De La Societe Zoologique De France 127(4): 359-370.

Silva, M. A.; R. Feio; R. Prieto; J. M. Gonçalves and R. S. Santos. 2002. Interactions between cetaceans and the tuna fishery in the Azores. Marine Mammal Science 18(4): 893-901.

Stefanni, S.; I. S. Chen and P. J. Miller. 2002. A very compact Mt-DNA control region in the widely distributed goby Pomatoschistus Minutus (Teleostei : Gobiidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 82(6): 1001-1003.



Almada, V.C., Gonçalves, E. J., Oliveira, R. F., Almeida, A.J., Santos, R. S., Wirtz, P., 2001. Patterns of diversity of the north-eastern Atlantic blenniid fish fauna (Pisces: Blenniidae). Global Ecology and Biogeography 10(4): 411-422.

Martins, I.; V. Costa; F. Porteiro; A. Cravo and R. S. Santos. 2001. Mercury concentrations in invertebrates from Mid-Atlantic Ridge hydrothermal vent fields. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 81(6): 913-915.

Miranda, J. A., R. F. Oliveira, L. A. Carneiro, R. S. Santos andM. S. Grober. 2003. Neurochemical correlates of male polymorphism and alternative reproductive tactics in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius parvicornis. General and Comparative Endocrinology 132 (2): 183-189.

Monteiro, L. R. and R. W. Furness. 2001. Kinetics, dose-response, excretion, and toxicity of methylmercury in free-living cory's shearwater chicks. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 20(8): 1816-1823.

Monteiro, L. R. and R. W. Furness. 2001. Kinetics, dose-response, and excretion of methylmercury in free-living adult cory's shearwaters. Environmental Science & Technology 35(4): 739-746.

Morato, T., P. Afonso; P. Lourinho; J. P. Barreiros; R. S. Santos & R. Nash 2001. Length-weight relationships for 21 coastal fish species of the Azores, northeastern Atlantic. Fisheries Research, 50(3): 297-302.

Morato, T.; E. Sola; M. P. Gros and G. Menezes. 2001. Feeding habits of two congener species of seabreams, Pagellus bogaraveo and Pagellus acarne, off the Azores (Northeastern Atlantic) during spring of 1996 and 1997. Bulletin of Marine Science 69(3): 1073-1087.

Muss, A., R. Robertson, P. Wirtz, B. Bowen, C.A. Stepien, 2001. Phylogeography of Ophioblennius (Pisces Blenniidae): the role of ocean currents and geography in reef fish evolution. Evolution 55(3): 561-572.

Oliveira, R. F.; A. V. M. Canario; M. S. Grober and R. S. Santos. 2001. Endocrine correlates of male polymorphism and alternative reproductive tactics in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius sanguinolentus parvicornis. General and Comparative Endocrinology 121(3): 278-288.

Oliveira, R. F., E. J. Gonçalves, R. S. Santos. 2001. Gonadal investment of young males in two blenniid fishes with alternative mating tactics. Journal of Fish Biology 59(2): 459-462.

Pinho, M. R.; J. M. Gonçalves and H. R. Martins. 2001. Biology and abundance of Cancer bellianus (Decapoda, Brachyura) around the Azores. Ices Journal of Marine Science 58(4): 896-903.

Pinho, M.R.; J.M. Gonçalves; H.R. Martins and G.M. Menezes. 2001. Some aspects of the biology of deep-water crab Chaceon affinis (Milne Edwards & Bouvier, 1894) off the Azores. Fisheries Research 51 (2-3): 283-295.

Rico, V.; J. M. Lorenzo; J. A., González; H. M. Krug; A. Mendonça; M.E. Gouveia and M. Afonso Dias. 2001. Age and growth of the alfonsino Beryx splendens (Lowe, 1834) from the Macaronesian archipelagos. Fisheries Research 49(3): 233-240.

Silva, M. A. and A. Araujo. 2001. Distribution and current status of the West African manatee (Trichechus senegalensis) in Guinea-Bissau. Marine Mammal Science 17(2): 418-424.

Wirtz, P. and T. Morato. 2001. Unequal sex ratios in longline catches. Journal of Marine Biological Association of the UK 81:187-188.

Woolfenden, G. E.; L. R. Monteiro and R. A. Duncan. 2001. Recovery from the northeastern Gulf of Mexico of a band-rumped storm-petrel banded in the Azores. Journal of Field Ornithology 72(1): 62-65.



Bjorndal K.A.; A.B. Bolten andH.R. Martins 2000. Somatic growth model of juvenile loggerhead sea turtles: duration of the pelagic stage. Marine Ecology Progress Series 202:265-272.

Carvalho, M.C.; R. Streiff; T. Guillemaud; R.S. Santos; P. Afonso and M.L. Cancela, 2000. Isolation and characterization of polymorphic microsatellite markers in Abudefduf luridus (Pisces: Pomacentridae). Molecular Ecology 9(7): 993-994.

Furness, R. W.; G. Hilton and L. R. Monteiro. 2000. Influences of coastal habitat characteristics on the distribution of cory's shearwaters Calonectris diomedea in the Azores Archipelago. Bird Study 47: 257-265.

Guillemaud, T.; F. Almada; R. S. Santos and M. L. Cancela. 2000. Interspecific utility of microsatellites in fish: a case study of (Ct)(N) and (Gt)(N) markers in the shanny Lipophrys pholis (Pisces: Blenniidae) and their use in other Blennioidei. Marine Biotechnology 2(3): 248-253.

Guillemaud, T.; M. L. Cancela; P. Afonso; T. Morato; R. S. Santos and P. Wirtz 2000. Molecular insights into the taxonomic status of Coris atlantica (Pisces: Labridae). Journal of Marine Biological Association of the UK 50(5): 929-933.

Guillemaud, T.; R. Streiff; R. S. Santos; P. Afonso; T. Morato and M. L. Cancela 2000. Microsatellite characterization in the rainbow wrasse Coris julis (Pisces: Labridae). Molecular Ecology, 9: 631-632.

Macedo, M. F.; P. Duarte; J. G. Ferreira; M. Alves and V. Costa. 2000. Analysis of the deep chlorophyll maximum across the Azores Front. Hydrobiologia 441(1-3): 155-172.

Marques, A. and F. Porteiro. 2000. Hydrothermal vent mussel Bathymodiolus sp (Mollusca : Mytilidae): diet item of Hydrolagus affinis (Pisces: Chimaeridae). Copeia (3): 806-807.

Morato, T.; R.S. Santos and P. Andrade 2000. Feeding habits, seasonal and ontogenetic diet shift of blacktail comber, Serranus atricauda (Pisces: Serranidae), from the Azores, Northeastern Atlantic. Fisheries Research 49(1): 51-59.

Oliveira, R. F.; J. Miranda, N. Carvalho; E. Gonçalves and Santos, R. S. 2000. Male mating success in the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius sanguinolentus parvicornis: the effects of body size, male behaviour and nest characteristics. Journal of Fish Biology 57(6): 1416-1428.

Stockley, B. M.; A. D. Rogers; A. Iyengar; G. Menezes; R. Santos and A. Long. 2000 . Ten microsatellite loci isolated and developed for the blackspot seabream, Pagellus bogaraveo (Brunnich 1768). Molecular Ecology 9(7): 999-1000.

Wirtz, P. 2000. Einseitige Hybridisierung im Tierreich. Naturw. Rdschau, 53(4): 172-175

Wirtz, P. 2000. Costs and benefits of web access to museum data. TREE 15(9): 374-375



Alves, M. and A. C. De Verdiere. 1999. Instability dynamics of a subtropical jet and applications to the Azores front current system: eddy-driven mean plow. Journal of Physical Oceanography 29(5): 837-864.

Costanza R., Andrade F., Antunes P., van den Belt M., Boesch D., Boersma D., Catarino F., Hanna S., Limburg K., Low B., Molitor M., Pereira J.G., Rayner S., Santos R.S., Wilson J., Young M. 1999. Ecological economics and sustainable governance of the oceans. Ecological Economics 31(2): 171-187

Estácio, S.; J. Gonçalves; F. Porteiro and J. P. Andrade. 1999. Comparison of fluorescent bands during staining of statoliths of the squid Loligo forbesi (Cephalopoda: Loliginidae). Journal of Molluscan Studies 65: 374-377.

Kramer, K. J. M., Dorten W. S., Groenewoud H., Haan E., Kramer G. N., Monteiro L. R., Muntau H., Quevauvillier P. 1999. Colloborative study to improve the quality control of rare earth element determinations in environmental matrices. Journal of Environmental Monitoring 1:83-89.

Monteiro, L. R.; J. A. Ramos; J. R. C. Pereira; P. R. Monteiro; R. S. Feio; D. R. Thompson; S. Bearhop; R. W. Furness; M. Laranjo; G. Hilton; V. C. Neves; M. P. Groz and K. R. Thompson. 1999. Status and distribution of fea's petrel, bulwer's petrel, manx shearwater, little shearwater and band-rumped storm-petrel in the Azores Archipelago. Waterbirds 22(3): 358-366.

Monteiro L. R., Granadeiro J. P., Furness R. W.,Oliveira P. 1999. Contemporary patterns of mercury contamination in the Portuguese Atlantic inferred from mercury concentrations in seabird tissues. Marine Environmental Research 47:137-156.

Pierce, G.J., L.N. Key, P.R. Boyle, K.J. Siegert, J.M. Goncalves, F.M. Porteiro & H.R. Martins 1999. RNA concentration and the RNA to protein ratio in cephalopod tissues: sources of variation and relationship with growth rate. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 237 (2): 185-201.

Porteiro, F. M.; K. Hartel; J. E. Craddock and R. S. Santos. 1999. Mesopelagic fish from the Azores (Eastern North Atlantic) deposited in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Breviora, Museum of Comparative Zoology/ Harvard 507: 1-42.

Ratcliffe, N.; L. R. Monteiro and C. J. Hazevoet. 1999. Status of raso lark Alauda razae with notes on threats and foraging behaviour. Bird Conservation International 9( 1): 43-46.

Sousa, F., E. Isidro & K. Erzini 1999. Semi-pelagic longline selectivity for two demersal species from the Azores: the black spot sea bream (Pagellus bogaraveo) and the bluemouth rockfish (Helicolenus dactylopterus dactylopterus). Fisheries Research 41: 25-35.

Wirtz, P. 1999. Mother species - father species: Unidirectional hybridisation in animals with female choice. Animal Behaviour 58, 1-12.

Wirtz, P. 1999. Review of: Grove, S.J. & Lavenberg, R.J. 1997. The fishes of the Galapagos Islands. Ethology 105, 1099.

Wirtz, P. 1999. Review of: Debelius, H. 1997. Schneckenführer Indopazifik. Ethology 105, 735.



Anibal, J.; E. Esteves; H. M.Krug and H. M. Silva. 1998. Age and growth in the Alfonsino, Beryx splendens (Berycidae) from the Azores (central eastern Atlantic). Italian Journal of Zoology 65(Suppl.): 215-218.

Bolten, A.B., K.A. Bjorndal, H.R. Martins, T. Dellinger, M.J. Biscoito, S.E. Encalada & B.W. Bowen 1998. Transatlantic developmental migrations of loggerhead sea turtles demonstrated by mtDNA sequence analysis. Ecological Applications 8(1):1-7.

Costanza R., Andrade F., Antunes P., van den Belt M., Boersma D., Boesch D.F., Catarino F., Hanna S., Limburg K., Low B., Molitor M., Pereira J.G., Rayner S., Santos R. S., Wilson J., Young M. 1998. Principles for sustainable governance of the oceans. Science 281(5374): 198-199.

Granadeiro J. P., Monteiro L.R ., Furness R. W. 1998. The diet and feeding ecology of Cory's shearwater Calonectris diomedea in the Azores, Northeast Atlantic. Marine Ecology Progress Series 166:267-276.

Monteiro L. R., R. W. Furness 1998. Speciation through temporal segregation of Madeiran storm petrel (Oceanodroma castro) populations in the Azores? Philosophical Transactions Royal Society London B 353:945-953.

Monteiro L. R., J. P. Granadeiro, R. W. Furness 1998. Relationship between mercury levels and diet in Azores seabirds. Marine Ecology Progress Series 166:259-265.

Nash, R. D. M. & Santos, R. S. 1998. Seasonality in diel catch rate of small fishes in a shallow-water fish assemblage at Porto Pim bay, Faial, Azores. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 41 (5): 579-591.

Ramos J. R., Sola E., Porteiro F. M., Monteiro L. R. 1998. Prey of Yellow-legged Gull, Roseate Tern and Common Tern in the Azores. Seabird 20:31-40.

Ramos J. R., Sola E., Monteiro L. R., Ratcliffe N. 1998. Prey delivered to Roseate tern chicks in the Azores. Journal of Field Ornithology 69:419-429.

Thompson D. R., R. W. Furness, L. R. Monteiro 1998. Seabirds as biomonitors of mercury inputs to epipelagic and mesopelagic marine food chains. Science of the Total Environment 213:299-305.

Weber, L. I., J. P. Thorpe, R. S. Santos & S. J. Hawkins 1998. Identification of stocks of the exploited limpets Patella aspera and P. candei at Madeira archipelago by allozyme electrophoresis. Journal of Shellfish Research, 17 (4): 945-953.



Monteiro, Luís R. & Robert W. Furness 1997. Accelerated increase in mercury contamination in North Atlantic mesopelagic food chains as indicated by time series of seabird feathers. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 16 (12): 2489-2496.

Ramos, Jaime A., Luís R. Monteiro, Encarnacion Sola & Zita Moniz 1997. Characteristics and competition for nest cavities in burrowing Procellariiformes. The Condor, 99: 634-641.



Monteiro, L. R. & R. W. Furness 1996. Molt of Cory’s shearwater during the breeding season. The Condor, 98: 216-221.

Monteiro L. R., J. A. Ramos, R. W. Furness & A. J. del Nevo 1996. Movements, morphology, breeding, molt, diet and feeding of seabirds in the Azores. Colonial Waterbirds, 19 (1): 82-97.

Monteiro, L. R., J. A. Ramos & R. W. Furness 1996. Past and present status and conservation of the seabirds breeding in the Azores Archipelago. Biological Conservation, 78: 319-328.

Monteiro, L. R., V. Costa, R. W. Furness & R. S. Santos 1996. Mercury concentrations in prey fish indicate enhanced bioaccumulation in mesopelagic environments. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 141: 21-25.

Pelegri, J. L., G. T. Csanady & A. Martins 1996. The North Atlantic nutrient stream. Journal of Oceanography, 52: 275-299.

Ramos, J. A. 1996. The influence of size, shape, and phenolic content on the selection of winter foods by Azores bullfinch (Pyrrhula murina). Journal of Zoology, London 238: 415-433.

Santos, R. S., S. J. Hawkins & R. D. M. Nash 1996. Reproductive phenology of the Azorean rock pool blenny: a fish with alternative mating tactics. Journal of Fish Biology, 48: 842-858.

Santos, R. S. & R. D. M. Nash 1996. Seasonal variations of injuries suffered by individuals of the Azorean rock-pool blenny (Parablennius sanguinolentus parvicornis). Copeia, (1): 216-219.



Almada, V. C. & R. S. Santos 1995. Parental care in the rock intertidal: a case study of adaptation and exaptation in Mediterranean and Atlantic blennies. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, 5: 23-37.

Avery, M. I., N. D. Coulthard, A. J. del Nevo, A. Leroux, F. Medeiros, O. Merne, L. Monteiro, A. Moralee, Y. Ntiamoa-Baidu, M. O’Briain & E. Wallace 1995. A recovery plan for roseate terns in the East Atlantic: an international programme. Bird Conservation International, 5: 441-453.

Furness, R. W. & L. R. Monteiro 1995. Red-billed tropicbird Phaethon aethereus in the Azores: first breeding record for Europe. Bulletin of the British Ornithology Club, 115 (1): 6-8.

Monteiro, L. R. & R. W. Furness 1995. Fea’s petrel Pterodroma feae in the Azores. Bulletin of the British Ornithology Club, 115 (1): 9-14.

Monteiro, L. R., R. W. Furness & A. J. del Nevo 1995. Mercury levels in seabirds from the Azores, Mid-North Atlantic Ocean. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 28: 304-309.

Ramos, J. A. 1995. The diet of the Azores bullfinch Pyrrhula murina and floristic variation within its range. Biological Conservation, 71: 237-249.

Ramos, J. A. & A. J. del Nevo 1995. Nest-site selection by roseate terns and common terns in the Azores. The Auk, 112 (3): 580-589.

Santos, R. S. 1995. Allopaternal care in the redlip blenny. Journal of Fish Biology, 47: 350-353.

Santos, R. S. and R. D. M. Nash 1995. Seasonal changes in a sandy beach fish assemblage at Porto Pim, Faial, Azores. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 41: 579-591.
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Santos, R. S., R. D. M. Nash and S. J. Hawkins 1995. Age, growth and sex ratio of the Azorean rock-pool blenny, Parablennius sanguinolentus parvicornis. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U. K., 75: 751-754.

Santos, R. S., S. Hawkins, L. R. Monteiro, M. Alves and E. J.Isidro 1995. Case studies and reviews. Marine research, resources and conservation in the Azores. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 5: 311-354.
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Santos, R.S., J. Gonçalves and E. Isidro. 1995. Marine Research: The role of the Department of Oceanography and Fisheries of the University of the Azores. Higher Education Policy 8 (2): 25-28.



Nash, R. D. M., R. S. Santos, A. J. Geffen, G. Hughes & T. R. Ellis 1994. Diel variability in catch rate of juvenile flatfish on two small nursery grounds (Port Erin Bay, Isle of Man and Porto Pim Bay, Faial, Azores). Journal of Fish Biology, 44: 35-45.
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O’Dor, R. K, J. A. Hoar, D. M. Webber, F. G. Carey, S. Tanaka, H. R. Martins & F. M. Porteiro 1994. Squid (Loligo forbesi) performance and metabolic rates in nature. Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology, 25: 163-177.

Porteiro, F. M. & H. R. Martins 1994. Biology of Loligo forbesi Steenstrup, 1856 (Mollusca: Cephalopoda) in the Azores: sample composition and maturation of squid caught by jigging. Fisheries Research, 21: 103-114.

Porteiro, F. M. 1994. The present status of the squid fishery (Loligo forbesi) in the Azores Archipelago. Fisheries Research, 21: 243-253.



Clarke, M. R., H. R. Martins & P. Pascoe. 1993. The diet of sperm whales (Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus 1758) off the Azores. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, B, 339: 67-82.

Nash, R. D. M. & R. S. Santos 1993. The occurrence of the lesser weever in the Azores. Journal of Fish Biology, 43: 317-319.
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del Nevo, A. J., E. K. Dunn, F. M. Medeiros, G. Le Grand, P. Akers, M. I. Avery & L. Monteiro 1993. The status of roseate terns Sterna dougallii and common terns Sterna hirundo in the Azores. Seabird 15: 30-37.

Patzner, Robert A. & Ricardo Serrão Santos 1993. Ecology of rocky littoral fishes of the Azores. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg, 159: 423-427.
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Bolten, A. B., Helen R. M., K. A. Bjorndal, M. Cocco & G. Gerosa 1992. Caretta caretta (Loggerhead). Pelagic movement and growth. Herpetological Review, 23 (4): 116.

Patzner, R. A. & R. S. Santos 1992. Field observations on the association between the clingfish Diplecogaster bimaculata pectoralis Briggs, 1955 and different species of sea urchins at the Azores. Zeitschrift für Fischkunde, 1 (2): 157-161.
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Monteiro, L. R. , E. J. Isidro & H. D. Lopes 1991. Mercury content in relation to sex, size, age and growth in two species of scorpionfish (Helicolenus dactylopterus and Pontinus khulii) from Azorean waters. Water, Air & Soil Pollution, 56: 359-367.

Nash, R. D. M., A. J. Geffen & R. S. Santos 1991. The wide-eyed flounder, Bothus podas Delaroche, a singular flatfish in varied shallow-water habitats of the Azores. Netherlands Journal of Sea Research, 27 (3/4): 367-373.
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Krug, H. M. 1990. The Azorean blackspot seabream, Pagellus bogaraveo (Brünnich, 1768) (Teleostei: Sparidae). Reproductive cycle, hermaphrodism, maturity and fecundity. Cybium 14 (2): 151-159.

Monteiro, L. R. & H. D. Lopes 1990. Mercury content of swordfish, Xiphias gladius, in relation to length, weight, age and sex. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 21 (6): 293-296.

Porteiro, F. M., H. R. Martins & Roger T.Hanlon 1990. Some observations on the behaviour of adult squids, Loligo forbesi, in captivity. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 70 (2): 459-472.

Spence, S., S. J. Hawkins & R. S. Santos 1990. The mollusc Thais haemastoma. An exhibitor of 'Imposex' and potential biological indicator of tributyltin pollution. P.S.Z.N.I.: Marine Ecology, 11 (2): 147-156.



Krug, H. M. 1989. The Azorean blackspot seabream, Pagellus bogaraveo (Brünnich, 1768) (Teleostei: Sparidae): Age and growth. Cybium 13 (4): 347-355.



Martins, H. R. 1985. Biological studies of the exploited stock of the Mediterranean locust lobster Scyllarides latus (Latreille,1803) (Decapoda: Scyllaridae) in the Azores. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 5 (2): 294-305.



Martins, H. R. 1982. Biological studies of the exploited stock of Loligo forbesi (Mollusca: Cephalopoda) in the Azores. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 62: 799-808.

Aguiar, A.& J. A. Pereira 1982. Physiculus dalwigki Kaup, 1858 and Gadella maraldi (Risso, 1810) newly recorded in azorean waters (Pisces: Moridae). Cybium, 6 (3):35-38.


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