Ray Berkelmans

Summary

Affiliation: Australian Institute of Marine Science
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The role of zooxanthellae in the thermal tolerance of corals: a 'nugget of hope' for coral reefs in an era of climate change
    Ray Berkelmans
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, PMB 3 MC, Townsville, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2305-12. 2006
  2. pmc Environmental factors controlling the distribution of symbiodinium harboured by the coral Acropora millepora on the Great Barrier Reef
    Timothy F Cooper
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, Oceans Institute, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e25536. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Historical and contemporary factors shape the population genetic structure of the broadcast spawning coral, Acropora millepora, on the Great Barrier Reef
    Madeleine J H van Oppen
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, PMB No 3, Townsville MC, QL 4810, Australia
    Mol Ecol 20:4899-914. 2011
  4. pmc The roles and interactions of symbiont, host and environment in defining coral fitness
    Jos C Mieog
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6364. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Coral bleaching indices and thresholds for the Florida Reef Tract, Bahamas, and St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
    Derek P Manzello
    Cooperative Institute of Marine and Atmospheric Studies, Rosenstiel School, University of Miami, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 54:1923-31. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc The role of zooxanthellae in the thermal tolerance of corals: a 'nugget of hope' for coral reefs in an era of climate change
    Ray Berkelmans
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, PMB 3 MC, Townsville, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2305-12. 2006
    ..However, it may be enough to 'buy time' while greenhouse reduction measures are put in place...
  2. pmc Environmental factors controlling the distribution of symbiodinium harboured by the coral Acropora millepora on the Great Barrier Reef
    Timothy F Cooper
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, Oceans Institute, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e25536. 2011
    ..Here, we examine the influence of a range of environmental variables on the distribution of Symbiodinium associated with Acropora millepora collected from 47 coral reefs spanning 1,400 km on the Great Barrier Reef (GBR), Australia...
  3. doi request reprint Historical and contemporary factors shape the population genetic structure of the broadcast spawning coral, Acropora millepora, on the Great Barrier Reef
    Madeleine J H van Oppen
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, PMB No 3, Townsville MC, QL 4810, Australia
    Mol Ecol 20:4899-914. 2011
    ..Populations that have been impacted by recent disturbance events causing extensive coral mortality show no evidence of reduced genetic diversity...
  4. pmc The roles and interactions of symbiont, host and environment in defining coral fitness
    Jos C Mieog
    Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6364. 2009
    ..We addressed this knowledge gap by manipulating host-symbiont combinations and comparing growth, survival and thermal tolerance among the resultant holobionts in different environments...
  5. ncbi request reprint Coral bleaching indices and thresholds for the Florida Reef Tract, Bahamas, and St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
    Derek P Manzello
    Cooperative Institute of Marine and Atmospheric Studies, Rosenstiel School, University of Miami, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 54:1923-31. 2007
    ..Croix, US Virgin Islands reflecting differences in seasonal maximum SST. Hind-casts showed that monthly mean SST above a local threshold explained all bleaching years in Florida, the Bahamas, and US Virgin Islands...