Lapeyra Martin, J., Abadie, A., Richir, J., Michel, L., Lejeune, P., Sturaro, N., & Gobert, S. (in press). From seascape level to functional ecology: A case study over P. oceanica seagrass meadows in Calvi, Corsica. Actes du colloque Carhamb'ar 2017.
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Leduc, M., Abadie, A., Donnay, A., Pelaprat, C., Gervaise, C., Ruitton, S., Parmentier, E., Richir, J., Lejeune, P., & Gobert, S. (in press). STARECAPMED, des indices pour La Méditerranée. Actes du colloque Carhamb'ar 2017.
Le projet STARECAPMED (STAtion of Reference and rEsearch on Change of local and global Anthropogenic Pressures on Mediterranean Ecosystems Drifts) a pour objectif (i) d’améliorer la compréhension du ...
Gobert, S., & Richir, J. (2018). Des indices pour la définition de l'état des masses d'eau en milieu marin, mises au point, applications et aide à la gestion. L’eau pour le développement La Gestion Intégrée des Ressources en Eau dans les Pays en développement. Liège, Belgique: Académie royale des Sciences d'Outre-Mer.
Comme les écosystèmes dulçaquicoles, les écosystèmes marins sont soumis à une pression humaine croissante qui altère la qualité de l’eau et les communautés aquatiques. Près de 98 pourcents de l’eau de notre ...
Binard, M. (2017). Composantes météorologiques de la base de données océanographique RACE de STARESO (Baie de Calvi – Corse). Bulletin de la Société Géographique de Liège, 68, 37-47.
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Since the creation of the Calvi oceanographic station (STARESO) in the early 1970s, a great deal of data has been acquired by ULg researchers. In 2005 it was decided to create the RACE database in order not ...
Borges, A., & Champenois, W. (2017). Preservation protocol for dimethylsulfoniopropionate and dimethylsulfoxide analysis in plant material of the Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica, and re-evaluation of dimethylsulfoniopropionate leaf content. Aquatic Botany, 143C, 8-10.
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We tested three treatments to preserve Posidonia oceanica leaves for the analysis of dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) and dimethylsulfoxide (DMSO): oven dried at 60 °C for 24 h, frozen at −20 °C, and frozen ...
Parmentier, E., Di Iorio, L., Picciulin, M., Malavasi, S., Lagardère, J.-P., & Bertucci, F. (2017, July). Consistency of spatiotemporal sound features supports the use of passive acoustics for long-term monitoring. Animal Conservation.
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Many studies stress the usefulness of fish calls as effective indicators of distinct species occurrence. However, most of these studies have been undertaken in a given area and during restricted periods of ...
Sirjacobs, D., Aguera Garcia, A., Pelaprat, C., Leduc, M., Volpon, A., Danis, B., Gobert, S., & Lejeune, P. (2017). Caractérisation des habitats et communautés benthiques en baie de Calvi (Corse) : évaluation du potentiel de l’imagerie ROV. In T., Bajjouk, M., Mahier, S., Piel, J., Populus, & J., Tourolle, Carhambar, 2017. Cartographie des habitats marins benthiques : de l’acquisition à la restitution. Actes de colloque. Édition Ifremer‐AFB. 161 p. Brest, France: Édition Ifremer‐AFB.
La Station de Recherches Sous-Marines et Océanographiques (STARESO) contribue à l’étude des habitats et communautés benthiques depuis de nombreuses années, notamment en baie de Calvi (Corse). Une campagne ...
Remy, F., Darchambeau, F., Melchior, A., & Lepoint, G. (2017). Impact of food type on respiration, fractionation and turnover of carbon and nitrogen stable isotopes in the marine amphipod Gammarus aequicauda (Martynov, 1931). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology & Ecology, 486, 358-367.
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This study experimentally determined the impact of food source type on turnover rate and trophic enrichment factors (TEFs or ∆) of δ13C and δ15N, as well as on respiration rate, in captive populations of the ...
Bode, A., Bange, H. W., Boersma, M., Bresnan, E., Cook, K., Goffart, A., Isensee, K., Lomas, M. W., Mozetic, P., Muller- Karger, F. E., Lorenzoni, L., O’Brien, T. D., Plourde, S., & Valdés, L. (2017). North Atlantic Ocean. In T. D., O'Brien, L., Lorenzoni, K., Isensee, & L., Valdés (Eds.), What are Marine Ecological Time Series telling us about the ocean? A status report (pp. 55-82). UNESCO.
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Executive Summary (with an focus on the North Atlantic. For the whole summary, see the report). Sustained ocean observations, including ships, autonomous platforms, and satellites, are critical for ...
Fagel, N., Lechenault, M., Fontaine, F., Pleuger, E., Otten, J., Allan, M., Ghilardi, M., Mattielli, N., & Goiran, J.-P. (2017). Record of human activities in the Pb isotopes signatures of coastal sediments from the Roman archaeological site of Cala Francese, Cape Corsica (France). Journal of Archaeological Science.
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Gobert, S., Pasqualini, V., Dijoux, J., Lejeune, P., Durieux, E. D., & Marengo, M. (2017). Trace element concentrations in the apex predator swordfish (Xiphias gladius) from a Mediterranean fishery and risk assessment for consumers. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 120, 364-369.
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Swordfish (Xiphias gladius L., 1758) is an apex predator, highly migratory meso-pelagic fish widely distributed in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean. As top predators, this fish may be the end reservoir of ...
Procaccini, G., Ruocco, M., Marin-Guirao, L., Dattolo, E., Brunet, C., Esposito, D., lauritano, C., Mazzuca, S., Serra, I. A., Bernardo, L., Piro, A., Beer, S., Bjork, M., Gullstrom, M., Buapet, P., Rasmusson, L., Feliberto, P., Gobert, S., Runcie, J., Silva, J., Olive, I., Costa, M., Barrote, I., & Santos, R. (2017). Depth-speci c Fluctuations of gene expression and protein abundance modulate the photophysiology in the seagrass Posidonia oceanica. Scientific Reports, 7(42890), 1-14.
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We present the results of a multiple organizational level analysis conceived to identify acclimative/ adaptive strategies exhibited by the seagrass Posidonia oceanica to the daily uctuations in the light ...
Rodriguez, A., Burgon, J. D., Lyra, M., Irisarri, I., Baurain, D., Blaustein, L., Gocmen, B., Kunzel, S., Mable, B. K., Nolte, A. W., Veith, M., Steinfartz, S., Elmer, K. R., Philippe, H., & Vences, M. (2017). Inferring the shallow phylogeny of true salamanders (Salamandra) by multiple phylogenomic approaches. Molecular Phylogenetics & Evolution, 115, 16-26.
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The rise of high-throughput sequencing techniques provides the unprecedented opportunity to analyse controversial phylogenetic relationships in great depth, but also introduces a risk of being misinterpreted ...
Fullgrabe, L., Richir, J., Batigny, A., Leduc, M., Dauby, P., Lejeune, P., Grosjean, P., & Gobert, S. (2016, December 16). Exploring a Mediterranean mesozooplankton 13 year time-series. Poster session presented at 23rd Congress of Zoology, Antwerp, Belgium.
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Zooplankton plays diverse crucial roles within the marine ecosystem and can also be used as bio- indicator of climate changes since it is very sensitive to environmental changes. Therefore it is essential to ...
Lapeyra, J., Abadie, A., Lejeune, P., Sturaro, N., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Richir, J., & Gobert, S. (2016, December). Assessing edge-effects in Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows: A multidisciplinary approach. Paper presented at Zoology 2016, Antwerp, Belgium.
Structural boundaries in ecosystems play an important role both in the context of seascape architecture, ecological processes and biodiversity. The Mediterranean Seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile is ...
Abadie, A. (2016). Etude des intermattes des herbiers à Posidonia oceanica. Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Among Mediterranean marine ecosystems, Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile seagrass meadows form a habitat playing an important ecological and economical role. They form heterogeneous seascapes influenced by the ...
Goffart, A., Andral, B., Baldi, Y., Marco-Mirallès, F., Lejeune, P., & Belin, C. (2016, November). Contrôle de la variabilité interannuelle de la composition du phytoplancton de la Baie de Calvi (Corse) par les facteurs environnementaux. Paper presented at Journées REPHY, Nantes, France.
Le but de la présentation est de synthétiser les connaissances sur le contrôle de la dynamique du phytoplancton par les contraintes environnementales dans un site de référence méditerranéen. L’étude est ...
Richir, J., Abadie, A., Grosjean, P., Franck, F., Lepoint, G., Lejeune, P., Silva, J., Santos, R., & Gobert, S. (2016, October 18). A one year survey of seagrass primary productivity using the diving-PAM technique. Poster session presented at 12th International Seagrass Biology Workshop, Nant Gwrtheyrn, Wales.
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Marine magnoliophytes are major primary producers in coastal benthic habitats worldwide. They play a crucial role in the global carbon cycle (one of the more efficient blue carbon wells). Hence, it is ...
Lepoint, G., Borges, A., Champenois, W., Darchambeau, F., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., Mascart, T., Michel, L., Remy, F., Sturaro, N., & De Troch, M. (2016, October 17). Diversity, dynamics and trophic ecology of animal communities associated to Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile macrophytodetrital accumulation: synthesis of a ten year study. Poster session presented at International Seagrass Biology Workshop (ISBW 12), Nant Gwrtheyrn, UK (Wales).
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In the Mediterranean, Neptune grass Posidonia oceanica, produces a huge quantity of detrital biomass. These macrophytodetritus may accumulate in shallow waters, forming litter accumulations colonised by ...
Abadie, A., Richir, J., Pieraccini, R., Velimirov, B., Leduc, M., Lepoint, G., & Gobert, S. (2016, October). Investigating the potential of Cymodocea nodosa (Ucria) Ascherson as a coastal carbon sink coupling marine habitat cartographies and in situ nondestructive sampling. Poster session presented at International Seagrass Biology Workshop, Nant Gwrtheyrn, Wales.
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Seagrass meadows are major carbon sinks, trapping about 10% of the total CO2 sequestrated in the oceans. In the Mediterranean, a major focus has been made on the climax species Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile ...
Michel, L.* , Sturaro, N.* , Heughebaert, A., & Lepoint, G. (2016). AxIOM: Amphipod crustaceans from insular Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows. Biodiversity Data Journal, 4, 10109.
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Background The Neptune grass, Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile, 1813, is the most widespread seagrass of the Mediterranean Sea. This foundation species forms large meadows that, through habitat and trophic ...
* These authors have contributed equally to this work.
Lepoint, G., Heughebaert, A., & Michel, L. (2016). Epiphytic bryozoans on Neptune grass – a sample-based data set. ZooKeys, 606, 1-10.
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Background The seagrass Posidonia oceanica L. Delile, commonly known as Neptune grass, is an endemic species of the Mediterranean Sea. It hosts a distinctive and diverse epiphytic community, dominated by ...
Remy, F. (2016). Characterization, dynamics and trophic ecology of macrofauna associated to seagrass macrophytodetritus accumulations (Calvi Bay, Mediterranean Sea). Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Posidonia oceanica meadows are a major coastal Mediterranean ecosystem. Although highly productive this Mediterranean marine flower plant is not much consumed by herbivore organisms. During autumnal senescence ...
Abadie, A. (2016, May 11). Impact de l’ancrage sur les herbiers de posidonie. Paper presented at Séminaire sur le milieu marin 2016, Calvi, France.
La posidonie (Posidonia oceanica), forme en Corse des herbiers colonisant les substrats depuis la surface jusqu’à 40 m de profondeur. Ces herbiers jouent un rôle écologique essentiel en oxygénant le milieu ...
Elkalay, K., Frangoulis, C., Richir, J., Damsiri, Z., Natij, L., & Khalil, K. (2016, May 11). Modelling nitrogen incorporation by primary producers of a Mediterranean coastal area. Paper presented at The International Society for Ecological Modelling Global Conference 2016, Baltimore, MD, USA.
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The aim of this study was to simulate the uptake flow of nitrogen (gN m-2) of P. oceanica meadow for 4 primary producers of the bay of Calvi (Corsica, France) (phytoplankton, macro-algae, the Posidonia ...
Richir, J., Gobert, S., Lejeune, P., Watson, G., & Grosjean, P. (2016, April 13). Environmental monitoring: between science and decision-making. Paper presented at CIBIM, Mons, Belgium.
Gobert, S. (2016, March 24). Des indices scientifiques pour la gestion et la protection de milieu marin. Paper presented at Les jeudis de l'Aquapôle, Liege, Belgique.
En 1972, L’Université de Liège inaugure STARESO: une station pour les recherches sous-marines et océanographiques. Posée sur la presqu’île de La Revellata, la station accueille depuis plus de 40 ans, des ...
Velimirov, B., Lejeune, P., Kirschner, A., Jousseaume, M., Abadie, A., Pete, D., Dauby, P., Richir, J., & Gobert, S. (2016). Estimating carbon fluxes in a Posidonia oceanica system: Paradox of the bacterial carbon demand. Estuarine Coastal & Shelf Science, 171, 23-34.
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A mass balance ecosystemic approach, based on bacterial carbon demands and primary production data, was used to investigate if the bacterial community (freewater bacterioplankton and benthic bacteria of the ...
Remy, F., Michel, L., Sturaro, N., Mascart, T., & Lepoint, G. (2016, February 12). The secret life of a Mediterranean seagrass litter macrofauna community : a history of oxygen. Paper presented at Vliz 16th Marine Scientists Day, Bruges, Belgique.
Most of the foliar primary production of Posidonia oceanica, a major Mediterranean seagrass, sheds in autumn and is exported from the meadow to adjacent areas to form "Exported Macrophytodetritus Accumulations ...
Abadie, A., Lejeune, P., Pergent, G., & Gobert, S. (2016). From mechanical to chemical impact of anchoring in seagrasses: the premises of anthropogenic patch generation in Posidonia oceanica meadows. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 109(1), 61-71.
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Intensive anchoring of leisure boats in seagrass meadows leads to mechanical damages. This anthropogenic impact creates bare mat patches that are not easily recolonized by the plant. Several tools are used to ...
de los santos, C., Vicencio, B., Lepoint, G., Remy, F., Bouma, T., & Gobert, S. (2016). Ontogenic variation and effect of collection procedure on leaf biomechanical properties of Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile. Marine Ecology.
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Leaf mechanical traits are important to understand how aquatic plants fracture and deform when subjected to abiotic (currents or waves) or biotic (herbivory attack) mechanical forces. The likely occurrence of ...
Donnay, A. (2016). Le macrobenthos de substrats meubles en zone infralittorale Corse - Indice et méthodologie adaptée pour un diagnostic écologique facilité. Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
At the time where the safeguarding and the conservation of the environment are a need for the Man, various ecological quality indicators are currently followed to evaluate the human influences; among those the ...
Donnay, A. (2016). Simplified methodology to study soft-bottom macrofauna in Corsica, France - Fish Farming influence's study case. Paper presented at Benthos Ecology Working Group Meeting.
Gazeau, F., Sallon, A., Maugendre, L., Louis, J., Dellisanti, W., Gaubert, M., Lejeune, P., Gobert, S., Borges, A., Harlay, J., Champenois, W., Alliouane, S., Taillandier, Louis, F., Obolensky, G., Grisoni, J., & Gieu, C. (2016). First mesocosm experiments to study the impacts of ocean acidification on plankton communities in the NW Mediterranean Sea (MedSeA project). Estuarine Coastal & Shelf Science, 1-19.
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There is a growing international interest in studying the effects of ocean acidification on plankton communities that play a major role in the global carbon cycle and in the consumption of atmospheric CO2 via ...
Gobert, S., Lepoint, G., Pelaprat, C., Remy, F., Lejeune, P., Richir, J., & Abadie, A. (2016). Temporal evolution of sand corridors in a Posidonia oceanica seascape: a 15-years study. Mediterranean Marine Science, 17(3), 777-784.
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The spatial dynamic of Posidonia oceanica meadows is a process extending over centuries. This paper shows evidence of the natural dynamics of P. oceanica “shifting intermattes” or “sand corridors” (hereafter ...
Kever, L., Lejeune, P., Michel, L., & Parmentier, E. (2016). Passive acoustic recording of Ophidion rochei calling activity in Calvi Bay (France). Marine Ecology.
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Passive acoustic recording (PAR) systems are non-invasive and allow researchers to collect data on large spatial and temporal scales. Since fish sounds are species-specific and repetitive, PAR can provide a ...
Richir, J., & Gobert, S. (2016). An ecophysiological discussion of trace element bioaccumulation in cultured Mytilus galloprovincialis. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 145(1), 53-61.
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Richir, J., & Gobert, S. (2016). Trace Elements in Marine Environments : Occurrence, Threats and Monitoring with Special Focus on the Costal Mediterranean. Journal of Environmental and Analytical Toxicology, 6:1.
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Trace elements, as building blocks of matter, are naturally present in the environment. However, their extraction, production, use and release by men can lead to the increase of their environmental levels to ...
Richir, J., Abadie, A., Binard, M., Biondo, R., Boissery, P., Borges, A., Cimiterra, N., Collignon, A., Champenois, W., Donnay, A., Fréjefond, C., Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., Lejeune, P., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Pelaprat, C., Pere, A., Sirjacobs, D., Thomé, J.-P., Volpon, A., & Gobert, S. (2015, November 08). STAtion of Reference and rEsearch on Change of local and global Anthropogenic Pressures on Mediterranean Ecosystems Drifts: The STARECAPMED project. Paper presented at 5th Annual World Congress of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Qingdao, China.
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The Marine and Oceanographic Research Station STARESO in the Calvi Bay, Corsica (France), is a unique tool in a preserved natural site that includes all the characteristic ecosystems of the Mediterranean ...
Richir, J., & Gobert, S. (2015, November 07). The trace element contamination of coastal waters: A holistic approach to environmental monitoring surveys. Paper presented at 4th Annual International Congress of Ocean (WCO), Qingdao, China.
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Sustained monitoring programs are necessary to evidence the efficacy of regulatory controls on pollutant discharges and to assess the health status of ecosystems. Within this perspective, this study aimed to ...
Richir, J., Lejeune, L., Lepoint, G., Das, K., & Gobert, S. (2015, November 07). The spatial variability of trace element bioaccumulation processes: Tools to environmental management. Paper presented at 5th Annual World Congress of Marine Biotechnology (WCMB), Qingdao, China.
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As transitional environments, coastal meadows are particularly vulnerable to pollution. Trace elements remain contaminants of concern because of their persistence, their ability to accumulate in biota and ...
Calba, C., Antoine-Moussiaux, N., Charrier, F., Hendrikx, P., Saegerman, C., Peyre, M., & Goutard, F. (2015, October 17). Applying participatory approaches in the evaluation of surveillance systems: A pilot study on African swine fever surveillance in Corsica. Preventive Veterinary Medicine.
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The implementation of regular and relevant evaluations of surveillance systems is critical in improving their effectiveness and their relevance whilst limiting their cost. The complex nature of these systems ...
Richir, J., Lepoint, G., Donnay, A., Lejeune, P., Das, K., & Gobert, S. (2015, October 01). DGTs, a complementary tool towards more efficient biomonitoring practices. Paper presented at DGT Conference 2015, Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain.
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Among the diversity of contaminants, trace elements (TEs) remain of concern because of their persistence, their ability to accumulate in biota and their toxicity. The direct measurement of their dissolved ...
Goffart, A., Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., Binard, M., & Lejeune, P. (2015, October). Plankton ecosystem response to the decadal variation of winter intensity in the Mediterranean Sea : a long-term study (1979-2014). Poster session presented at IMBER IMBIZO IV : Marine and human systems - Addressing multiple scales and multiple stressors, Trieste, Italy.
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In the Mediterranean Sea, several studies with distinct data sets indicate that the pelagic ecosystem underwent periods of change in the late 1980s and in the early 2000s. Here we used a unique long-term time ...
Goffart, A., Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., Binard, M., & Lejeune, P. (2015, October). Plankton ecosystem response to the decadal variation of winter intensity in the Mediterranean Sea : a long-term study (1979-2014). Paper presented at IMBER IMBIZO IV : Marine and human systems - Addressing multiple scales and multiple stressors, Trieste, Italy.
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In the Mediterranean Sea, several studies with distinct data sets indicate that the pelagic ecosystem underwent periods of change in the late 1980s and in the early 2000s. Here we used a unique long-term time ...
Richir, J., Lepoint, G., Donnay, A., Lejeune, P., Gonzalez, J.-L., Bouchoucha, M., Chiffoleau, J.-F., Andral, B., & Gobert, S. (2015, September 29). Trace metal speciation? An essential aspect of biomonitoring to avoid wrong conclusions. Poster session presented at DGT Conference 2015, Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain.
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The Mediterranean mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis is widely used as a bioindicator species in active monitoring surveys. As a filter feeder artificially maintained in the water column, it bioaccumulates trace ...
Richir, J., Abadie, A., Binard, M., Biondo, R., Boissery, P., Borges, A., Cimiterra, N., Collignon, A., Champenois, W., Donnay, A., Fréjefond, C., Gobert, S., Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., Lepoint, G., Pelaprat, C., Pere, A., Sirjacobs, D., Thomé, J.-P., Volpon, A., & Lejeune, P. (2015). STARECAPMED (STAtion of Reference and rEsearch on Change of local and global Anthropogenic Pressures on Mediterranean Ecosystems Drifts) - Année 2014. Rapport de recherches. Calvi, France: STARESO SAS.
La prise de conscience, par le grand public, de l'impact grandissant de l'homme sur l'océan est récente. Elle se traduit par une volonté politique sincère de correction par des mesures de protection, de ...
Abadie, A. (2015, June 25). Caractéristiques des patchs dans les herbiers à Posidonia oceanica. Origine naturelle versus origine anthropique. Paper presented at Journée de Doctorants de l'Université de Corse 2015, Corte, France.
La plante marine endémique de Méditerranée Posidonia oceanica, ou posidonie, forme en Corse des herbiers colonisant les substrats depuis la surface jusqu’à 40 m de profondeur. Ces herbiers constituent un ...
Mascart, T. (2015). Seagrass macrophytodetritus: a copepod hub - Species diversity, dynamics and trophic ecology of the meiofauna community in Posidonia oceanica leaf litter accumulations. Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Macrophytodetritus is a heterogeneous mixture of detrital material that accumulates on submerged unvegetated sand patches amid vast Mediterranean Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows. Several vagile ...
Remy, F., Mascart, T., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., & Lepoint, G. (2015, May 20). Changes of macrofauna stable isotope compositions in a very inconstant seagrass detritic habitat: actual diet modification or baseline shift? Paper presented at 4th Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop, Oristano, Italy.
Decayed leaves of the Neptune grass Posidonia oceanica, detached and then exported during storms, constitute an important compartment in terms of organic matter transfer from the seagrass bed to the other ...
Abadie, A., Bonacorsi, M., Gobert, S., Lejeune, P., Pergent, G., & Pergent-Martini, C. (2015, May). Patch types in Posidonia oceanica meadows around Corsica. How can we use them in seascape ecology? Paper presented at 4th Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop, Oristano, Italy.
The meadows formed by the Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica are subjected to various natural (e.g., water movement, light availability, sedimentation) and anthropogenic (e.g., anchoring, trawling, fish ...
Abadie, A., Jousseaume, M., Lejeune, P., & Gobert, S. (2015, May). Mapping Posidonia oceanica meadows through time A story of precision, evaluation and fragmentation. Poster session presented at Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop 2015, Oristano, Italy.
Over the last decades, the interest in mapping Posidonia oceanica beds has increased along with the improvement of the equipment’s precision of data acquisition. In Calvi Bay (Corsica, France) the meadows ...
Donnay, A. (2015, May). Soft bottom macrofauna monitoring under anthropogenic influences in Calvi bay, Corsica: Methodological simplifications. Paper presented at BEWG Meeting, Calvi, France.
This work is within the framework of STARE-CAPMED long-term research program of STARESO dedicated to STAtion of Reference and rEsearch on Change of local and global Anthropogenic Pressures on Mediterranean ...
Gobert, S., Lepoint, G., Silva, J., Santos, R., Lejeune, P., du Jardin, P., Delvaux, B., Cornelis, J.-T., & Richir, J. (2015, May). A consensual Diving-PAM protocol to monitor Posidonia oceanica photosynthesis. Paper presented at 4th Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop - MSW ’15.
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The seagrass Posidonia oceanica is widely recognized as an effective bioindicator of the health status of Mediterranean coastal waters. Chlorophyll fluorescence measurements, in particular through the Pulse ...
Richir, J., Galgani, F., Benedicto, J., Andral, B., Lejeune, P., Salivas-Decaux, M., Lafabrie, C., Lopez y Royo, C., Pergent, G., Pergent-Martini, C., & Gobert, S. (2015, May). Seagrasses or caged mussels to bioassess the contamination rate of Mediterranean coastal waters? That is the question. Paper presented at The 4th Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop - MSW ’15, Oristano, Italy.
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Biological indicators have the capacity to integrate the temporal changes of contaminants, concentrations or fluxes over various time-scales, and are thus considered as interesting tools for water quality ...
Richir, J., Salivas-Decaux, M., Lafabrie, C., Lopez y Royo, C., Lejeune, P., Pergent, G., Pergent-Martini, C., & Gobert, S. (2015, May). Trace element contamination severity of coastal waters: A first bioassessment at the scale of the whole Mediterranean Sea. Paper presented at The 4th Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop - MSW ’15, Oristano, Italy.
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Human activities generate large volumes of waste that supply marine coastal environments in pathogens, organic matter, nutrients and toxicants. Among the wide range of toxicants are trace elements. Since the ...
Remy, F., Darchambeau, F., Dauby, P., Melchior, A., Gobert, S., & Lepoint, G. (2015, April 02). Application of stable isotopes in trophic ecology: importance of TEF and seasonal baseline for robust interpretations. Paper presented at BASIS 2015 Meeting, Utrecht, Pays-Bas.
Nitrogen, carbon and sulfur stable isotopes are very powerful tools for trophic ecologists to delineate food webs of various ecosystems. More recently… the use of mixing models has exponentially increased to ...
Richir, J., Salivas-Decaux, M., Lafabrie, C., Lopez y Royo, C., Gobert, S., Pergent, G., & Pergent-Martini, C. (2015). Bioassessment of trace element contamination of Mediterranean coastal waters using the seagrass Posidonia oceanica. Journal of Environmental Management, 150, 486-499.
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A large scale survey of the trace element (TE) contamination of Mediterranean coastal waters was performed from the analysis of Ag, As, Cd, Cu, Hg, Ni and Pb in the bioindicator Posidonia oceanica, sampled at ...
Goffart, A., Collignon, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (2015, March). Control of plankton phenology by climate variation in a Mediterranean coastal area : results from a long-term study (1979-2011). Paper presented at Effects of Climate Change on the World’s Oceans, 3rd International Symposium, Santos, Brazil.
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Physical processes are known to play major roles in marine plankton succession. However, few studies have addressed the mechanisms that regulate phyto- and zooplankton phenology in a context of changing ...
Mascart, T., Lepoint, G., Deschoemaeker, S., Binard, M., Remy, F., & De Troch, M. (2015). Seasonal variability of meiofauna, especially harpacticoid copepods, in Posidonia oceanica macrophytodetritus accumulations. Journal of Sea Research, 95, 149–160.
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The overall aim of this study was (1) to assess the diversity and density of meiofauna taxa, especially harpacticoid copepod species, present within accumulated seagrass macrophytodetritus on unvegetated sand ...
Collard, F., Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., Michel, L., & Goffart, A. (2015). Biodiversity and seasonal variations of zooneuston in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 145(1), 40-48.
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Neuston includes animals and plants inhabiting the surface layer of the water column. The neustonic area is an accumulation zone for bacteria, organic molecules but also terrestrial debris. The surface layer ...
Abadie, A., Gobert, S., Bonacorsi, M., Lejeune, P., Pergent, G., & Pergent-Martini, C. (2015). Marine space ecology and seagrasses. Does patch type matter in Posidonia oceanica seascapes? Ecological Indicators, 57.
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The use of landscape tools in the study of seagrass meadows (seascapes) begins to be widely spreadbut still require the establishment of several basis, i.e. a patch type classification based on ...
Demanche, C., Deville, M., Michaux, J., Barriel, V., Pinçon, C., Aliouat-Denis, C.-M., Pottier, M., Noël, C., Viscoglios, E., Aliouat, E. M., Dei-Cas, E., Morand, S., & Guillot, J. (2015). What do Pneumocystis organisms tell us about the phylogeography of their hosts? The case of the woodmouse Apodemus sylvaticus in continental Europe and western Mediterranean islands. PLoS ONE, DOI:10.1371.
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Pneumocystis fungi represent a highly diversified biological group with numerous species, which display a strong host-specificity suggesting a long co-speciation process. In the present study, the presence and ...
Felisberto, P., Jesus, S. M., Zabel, F., Santos, R., Silva, J., Gobert, S., Beer, S., Björk, M., Mazzuca, S., Procaccini, G., Runcie, J. W., Champenois, W., & Borges, A. (2015). Acoustic monitoring of O2 production of a seagrass meadow. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 464(0), 75 - 87.
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Acoustic data were acquired in October 2011 over a Posidonia oceanica meadow in the Bay of la Revellata, Calvi, Corsica. The purpose was to develop an acoustic system for monitoring the oxygen (O2) production ...
Giakoumi, S., Halpern, B. S., Michel, L., Gobert, S., Sini, M., Boudouresque, C.-F., Gambi, M.-C., Katsanevakis, S., Lejeune, P., Montefalcone, M., Pergent, G., Pergent-Martini, C., Sanchez-Jerez, P., Velimirov, B., Vizzini, S., Abadie, A., Coll, M., Guidetti, P., Micheli, F., & Possingham, H. P. (2015). Towards a framework for assessment and management of cumulative human impacts on marine food webs. Conservation Biology, 29(4), 1228-1234.
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Effective ecosystem-based management requires understanding ecosystem responses to multiple human threats, rather than focusing on single threats. To understand ecosystem responses to anthropogenic threats ...
Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Legendre, L. (2015). Drivers of the winter–spring phytoplankton bloom in a pristine NW Mediterranean site, the Bay of Calvi (Corsica): A long-term study (1979–2011). Progress in Oceanography, 137, 121-139.
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This work is based on a long time series of data collected in the well-preserved Bay of Calvi (Corsica island, Ligurian Sea, NW Mediterranean) between 1979 and 2011, which include physical characteristics (31 ...
Hartmann, S., Hasenkamp, N., Mayer, J., Michaux, J., Morand, S., Mazzoni, C., Roca, A. L., & Greenwood, A. (2015). Endogenous murine leukemia retroviral variation across wild European and inbred strains of house mouse. BMC Genomics, DOI 10.1186/s12864-015-1766-z.
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Background: Endogenous Q1 murine leukemia retroviruses (MLVs) are high copy number proviral elements difficult to comprehensively characterize using standard low throughput sequencing approaches. However ...
Levin, L. A., Liu, K.-K., Kay-Christian, E., Breitburg, D. L., Cloern, J., Deutsch, C., Giani, M., Goffart, A., Hofmann, E. E., Lachkar, Z., Limburg, K., Liu, S.-M., Montes, E., Naqvi, W., Ragueneau, O., Rabouille, C., Kumar Sarkar, S., Swaney, D. P., Wassman, P., & Wishner, K. F. (2015). Comparative biogeochemistry-ecosystem-human interactions on dynamic continental margins. Journal of Marine Systems, 141, 3-17.
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The ocean’s continental margins face strong and rapid change, forced by a combination of direct human activity, anthropogenic CO2-induced climate change, and natural variability. Stimulated by discussions in ...
Remy, F.* , Collard, F.* , Gilbert, B., Compère, P., Eppe, G., & Lepoint, G. (2015). When microplastic is not plastic: the ingestion of artificial cellulose fibers by macrofauna living in seagrass macro-phytodetritus. Environmental Science & Technology, 49, 11158 − 11166.
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Dead leaves of the Neptune grass, Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile, in the Mediterranean coastal zone, are colonized by an abundant “detritivorous” invertebrate community that is heavily predated by fishes. This ...
* These authors have contributed equally to this work.
Collard, F., Remy, F., Gilbert, B., Compère, P., Eppe, G., & Lepoint, G. (2014, December 12). When microplastic is not microplastic: ingestion of artificial cellulose fibers by macrofauna living in seagrass macrophytodetritus. Poster session presented at 21st Benelux Congress of Zoology, Liège, Belgium.
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Vagile macroinvertebrates associated with Posidonia oceanica exported litter were sampled in August 2011, November 2011 and March 2012 in the Calvi Bay (Corsica), near the STARESO oceanographic station ...
Remy, F., Mascart, T., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., & Lepoint, G. (2014, December 12). Seasonal sampling and stable isotopes use to delineate seagrass phytodetritus macrofauna trophic ecology: baseline variation or actual diet change? Paper presented at ZOOLOGY 2014 (21th Benelux Congress of Zoology), Liège, Belgique.
In Mediterranean exported seagrass macrophytodetritus accumulations, a diverse (more than 130 species) and abundant (up to 4900 id.m-2) macrofauna assemblage is found alongside meiofauna, microalgae, fungi and ...
Sturaro, N., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., & Gobert, S. (2014, December 12). Are amphipods influenced by Posidonia oceanica seagrass features? Poster session presented at ZOOLOGY 2014 - 21st Benelux Congress of Zoology, Liege, Belgium.
In the Mediterranean Sea, the seagrass Posidonia oceanica plays an important role as habitat for invertebrates, among which amphipod crustaceans represent a dense and diverse assemblage. Recent studies have ...
Donnay, A., Pelaprat, C., Lejeune, P., & Gobert, S. (2014, December). Taxonomic sufficiency for soft-bottom macrozoobenthos long term study - A case study in corsica. Poster session presented at Zoology 2014, Liège, Belgium.
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Nowadays, the knowledge of the marine ecological quality status of an environment is essential and soft-bottom macrobenthos is one of the indicators used. Studies of soft-bottom macrobenthos are time consuming ...
Richir, J., Lepoint, G., Donnay, A., & Gobert, S. (2014, December). Trace element kinetics in caged Mytilus galloprovincialis. Poster session presented at Zoology 2014, Liège, Belgium.
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Trace elements (TEs) remain contaminants of concern because of their persistence, ability to concentrate in organisms and toxicity. The Mediterranean mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis Lamarck, 1819 is a ...
Gobert, S., & Richir, J. (2014). Trace element bioaccumulation and compartmentalization in the invasive algae Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea from the Calvi Bay, Corsica. In H., Langar, C., Bouafif, & A., Ouerghi (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th Mediterranean Symposium on Marine Vegetation (pp. 212-213). Tunis: RAC/SPA publ.
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The algae Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea (Sonder) was first observed along Corsican coasts in 2002 (Ruitton et al., 2005), and more recently in the Calvi Bay (northwestern Corsica) in ...
Remy, F., Melchior, A., Darchambeau, F., & Lepoint, G. (2014, August 04). Turnover rates of carbon and nitrogen stable isotopes in the amphipod Gammarus aequicauda: insights for trophic studies of Mediterranean macrophytodetritus accumulation. Paper presented at  9th IsoEcol, International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies, Perth, Australie.
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A quite diverse and abundant macrofauna assemblage is found in the Mediterranean Sea in exported Posidonia oceanica macrophytodétritus accumulations along with meiofauna, microalgae, fungi and bacteria. This ...
Abadie, A., Gobert, S., & Lejeune, P. (2014, July 05). Islands as reference stations for environmental studies: the case of Calvi Bay in Corsica. Paper presented at RETI conference 2014, Charlottetown, Canada.
Islands are subject to human activities and their impacts on land and marine ecosystems. They are also often isolated from some of the continental influences but on the other hand different kind of human ...
Goffart, A., & Andral, B. (2014). Validation de l’indice composition IC Medit dans des masses d’eau côtières méditerranéennes caractérisées par un gradient croissant d’eutrophisation. France: Ifremer et ONEMA, France.
The aim of this study is to show the current status of the development and use of the new IC Medit phytoplankton composition index as a sub-metric within the phytoplankton quality element in assessing ...
Abadie, A. (2014, June 26). L’ancrage dans les herbiers à Posidonia oceanica. Conséquences chimiques de la destruction mécanique ? Poster session presented at Journée Des Doctorants, Corte, France.
La plante marine endémique de Méditerranée Posidonia oceanica, ou posidonie, forme en Corse des herbiers colonisant les substrats depuis la surface jusqu’à 40 m de profondeur. Ces herbiers constituent un ...
Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Goffart, A. (2014, May 29). Abundance and variability of jellyfishes in the Bay of Calvi, Corsica. Paper presented at Conférence scientifique unime, Messine, Italie.
Patrissi, M., Astrou, A., Pelaprat, C., Lejeune, P., Michel, L., & Pere, A. (2014, May 20). From nets to bottom traps: is exploitation of Norway lobsters a suitable option for Corsican common spiny lobster fishermen? Poster session presented at 10th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management, Cancun, Mexique.
In Corsica (NW Mediterranean), most of the fishing activity is composed of small-scale artisanal fisheries, and takes place on the western coast. The common spiny lobster (Palinurus elephas) is the main target ...
Pere, A., Astrou, A., Patrissi, M., Michel, L., & Pelaprat, C. (2014, May 20). Long term spatial and temporal variability in catches of common spiny lobster Palinurus elephas (Fabricius, 1787) in Corsica (NW Mediterranean): fisheries trends, biological trends or both? Paper presented at 10th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management, Cancun, Mexique.
The small-scale fishing fleet of Corsica (France, NW Mediterranean) is mostly composed of small artisanal boats. The common spiny lobster, Palinurus elephas, is the most valuable of all caught species. As a ...
Richir, J., & Gobert, S. (2014, May 12). Trace element bioaccumulation in rope-grown Mytilus galloprovincialis: knowledge update. Poster session presented at SETAC Europe 24th Annual Meeting, Bâle, Suisse.
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Numerous trace elements (TEs) can be considered as potential pollutants of the environment, their mining productions and industrial uses increasing worldwide. Their monitoring can be achieved through the use ...
Remy, F., Mascart, T., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., & Lepoint, G. (2014, May 06). Has oxygen depletion an impact on nutrients and macrofauna in a highly dynamic macrophytodetritus accumulation? Poster session presented at 46th GHER Liège International Colloquium 2014, Liège, Belgique.
Posidonia oceanica is an endemic Mediterranean highly productive seagrass. Depending on the ability of the primary consumers to digest it alive, a generally important part of its foliar primary production ...
Mascart, T., De Troch, M., Gobert, S., Biondo, R., Remy, F., & Lepoint, G. (2014, May 05). Hypoxia in macrophytodetritus accumulation: Species specific harpacticoid copepod adaptation? Poster session presented at 46th International GHER Colloquium, Liège, Belgium.
Mediterranean Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows generate high primary production and support large biodiversity of associated fauna and flora. The majority of the foliar material falls on the unvegetated sea ...
Abadie, A., Lejeune, P., Pergent, G., & Gobert, S. (2014, May). Sediments oxidation by seagrasses: influence on the S cycle in Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile intermatte dynamics. Poster session presented at The 46th International Liege colloquium - Low oxygen environments in marine, estuarine and fresh waters, Liège, Belgium.
The Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica forms meadows and develops a complex of rhizomes, roots and sediment which is called “matte”. P. oceanica meadows show discontinuity patterns in the form of sand ...
Collignon, A. (2014). Abondance et variabilité des méduses en Baie de Calvi (Corse). Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
L’importance et la variabilité temporelle des méduses calycophores et de la méduse schyphozoaire, Pelagia noctiluca en Baie de Calvi (Corse) ont été étudiées en utilisant une série temporelle planctonique ...
Mascart, T., Lepoint, G., Remy, F., Gobert, S., Dauby, P., & De Troch, M. (2014, March 07). Corsican seagrass detritus: An opportune shelter or a copepod Eldorado? Poster session presented at 14th VLIZ Young Marine Scientist Day, Brugge, Belgium.
Seagrass ecosystems are extensive beds of marine flowering plants bordering tropical and temperate coastal regions. They play an important role in maintaining biological productivity and bio-geochemical cycles ...
Richir, J., Lejeune, P., & Gobert, S. (2014, March). New insights for an old topic: seagrasses as bioindicators of coastal trace element pollution. Paper presented at Seagrasses in Europe: Threats, responses and management, Olhoa, Portugal.
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The marine magnoliophyte Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile has been widely used since the mid-70th to biomonitor the coastal pollution of the Mediterranean in Cr, Ni, Cu, Zn, Cd, Pb and/or Fe. In contrast, other ...
Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., Galgani, F., Collard, F., & Goffart, A. (2014). Annual variation in neustonic micro- and meso-plastic particles and zooplankton in the Bay of Calvi (Mediterranean–Corsica). Marine Pollution Bulletin, 79(1-2), 293-298.
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The annual variation in neustonic plastic particles and zooplankton was studied in the Bay of Calvi 23 (Corsica) between 30 August 2011 and 7 August 2012. Plastic particles were classified into three size ...
Fontaine, F., lefebvre, L., Vranken, F., Goiran, J.-P., De la Brière, G., & Fagel, N. (2014, February). STUDY OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINATION OVER THE HISTORICAL PERIOD: TRACE ELEMENT AND LEAD ISOTOPIC SIGNATURE IN COASTAL SEDIMENTS FROM CAP CORSICA (FRANCE). Poster session presented at PAGES 2014 : Towards a more accurate quantification of human-environment interactions in the past, Leuven, Belgique.
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The Mediterranean coasts have been characterised by intense maritime commercial exchanges since Antiquity. Archeological researches reveal that Cape Corsica (France) may have been an ancient Roman harbor. The ...
Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Legendre, L. (2014, February). Control of phytoplankton bloom by winter conditions in a Mediterranean coastal area : results from a long–term study (1979–2011). Poster session presented at 2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, United States.
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The occurrence of a late-winter (February-March) phytoplankton bloom is one of the most unifying features of Mediterranean pelagic ecosystems. However, very little is known about the mechanisms that regulate ...
Lepoint, G., Mouchette, O., Pelaprat, C., & Gobert, S. (2014). An ecological study of Electra posidoniae Gautier, 1954 (Cheilostomata, Anasca), a bryozoan epiphyte solely found on the seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile, 1813. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 144(1), 51-63.
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The bryozoan Electra posidoniae Gautier is found solely on the leaves of the Neptune grass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile, dominating the leaf epifauna of this seagrass. Epiphytes of marine angiosperms (or ...
Garrido, M., Koeck, B., Goffart, A., Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., Agostini, S., Marchand, B., Lejeune, P., & Pasqualini, V. (2014). Contrasting patterns of phytoplankton communities in two coastal ecosystems in relation to environmental factors (Corsica, NW Mediterranean Sea). Diversity, 6, 296-322.
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Corsica Island is a sub-basin of the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea, with hydrological features typical of both oligotrophic systems and eutrophic coastal zones. Phytoplankton assemblages in two coastal ...
Gobert, S., Aurélia Chéry, Alexandre Volpon, Corinne Pelaprat, & Pierre Lejeune. (2014). The Seascape as an Indicator of Environmental Interest and Quality of the Mediterranean Benthos: The in Situ Development of a Description Index: The LIMA. In O., Musard (Ed.), Underwater Seascape (pp. 273-287). Switzerland: Springer International.
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The LIMA index conveys the environmental interest and quality of the landscape formed by the Mediterranean benthos, ranging from 0 to − 40 m, in numerical format. The LIMA index allows a comparison spatially ...
Hecq, J.-H., Collignon, A., & Goffart, A. (2014). Atlas du zooplancton des eaux côtières corses, version du 04/06/2014. Travail de synthèse réalisé à la demande de l’Agence de l’Eau RMC, France.
Cet atlas a pour but : de fournir, sous forme de manuel pratique rédigé en français, un guide illustré des principaux taxons zooplanctoniques, des protistes et des méduses aux céphalopodes; d’illustrer la ...
Lejeune, P., Pelaprat, C., & Gobert, S. (2014). Folder STARESO Station de Recherches Sous-Marines et Océanographiques. Calvi, Corse.
STARESO (8 ̊45′ E, 42 ̊35′ N) (University of Liège, Belgium) is also a Technical Office toward communities and private customers in the field of marine environmental impact studies. STARESO is located in ...
Lepoint, G., Balancier, B., & Gobert, S. (2014). Seasonal and depth-related biodiversity of leaf epiphytic Cheilostome Bryozoa in a Mediterranean Posidonia oceanica meadow. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 55(1).
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: Epiphytes living fixed on Posidonia oceanica L. (Delile) are important faunal and floral components of seagrass meadow ecosystems. They are involved as main actors in trophic web and major ecosystem ...
Derolez, V., Sargian, P., Balbi, Y., Bouchoucha, M., Galgani, Sartoretto, Chery, A., Pelaprat, C., Lejeune, P., Goffart, A., Gobert, S., Andral, B., & Boissery, P. (2013). Réseaux de surveillance DCE – Campagne 2012 – District « Corse » (RST.ODE/UL/LER-PAC/13-26, Version intermédiaire, diffusion libre). Toulon, France: IFREMER.
Les programmes de surveillance liés à la mise en ╒uvre de la DCE sont coordonnés par le Ministère de l!Ecologie, du Développement Durable, des Transports et du Logement (MEDDTL). Dans chaque bassin ...
Richir, J., Sartoretto, S., & Gobert, S. (2013, December). The underestimation of seagrass biological cycle in the biomonitoring of coastal trace element pollution. Poster session presented at 9th SETAC Europe Special Science Symposium, Brussels, Belgium.
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Previous monitoring surveys using the Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile mostly studied coastal pollutions in Cr, Ni, Cu, Zn, Cd, Pb and/or Fe and the distribution of their bioaccumulated ...
Gobert, S., & Richir, J. (2013). Recent advances in the biomonitoring of trace elements using P. oceanica (L.) Delile. In G. J., de Lange, M., Gacic, A., Romaña, M., da Costa, F., Boero, C., Turan, & E., Sala (Eds.), 40th CIESM Congress Proceedings. Marseille, France: CIESM.
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One of the most studied bioindicator in the Mediterranean is the seagrass Posidonia oceanica. Trace element (TE) monitoring surveys using that species have however mostly focussed on a few elements (e.g. Pb ...
Goffart, A. (2013, October). L’indice de composition phytoplanctonique IC Medit : état d’avancement, besoins et perspectives. Paper presented at Synthèse des travaux sur la mise au point d'un indicateur phytoplanctonique applicable dans le cadre de la DCE, Toulon, France.
L'indice de composition phytoplanctonique IC Medit a été développé dans le cadre de projets soutenus par l'ONEMA. Il utilise la signature pigmentaire du phytoplancton comme méthode de détermination rapide de ...
Lafabrie, C., Garrido, M., Leboulanger, C., Cecchi, P., Gregori, G., Pasqualini, V., & Pringault, O. (2013, July). Impact of contaminated-sediment resuspension on phytoplankton in the Biguglia lagoon (Corsica, Mediterranean Sea). Estuarine Coastal & Shelf Science.
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In shallow human-impacted systems, sediment resuspension events can result in pulsed exposures of pelagic organisms to multiple contaminants. Here, we examined the impact of the resuspension of contaminated ...
Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Goffart, A. (2013). Etude de la variation saisonnière des quantités de microplastiques de la zone de Calvi. Ulg -Laboratoire planctonologie.
L’étude a pour objectif de collecter des données d’abondance de microplastiques au cours d’un cycle annuel dans une zone peu impactée par l’activité anthropique locale, la Baie de Calvi (Corse). Une ...
Champenois, W., Lepoint, G., & Borges, A. (2013, May 07). Evaluation of gross primary production, community respiration, and net community production in various benthic communities (Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadow, Posidonia oceanica litter, epilithic macro-algae) in the Bay of Revellata (Corsica) using optodes. Poster session presented at 45th International Liege Colloquium, Primary production in the ocean: from the synoptic to the global scale, Liège, Belgium.
Cariou, N., Chery, A., Jousseaume, M., Richir, J., Lejeune, P., & Gobert, S. (2013). L’indice paysager Caulerpa racemosa “I.Ca.r”. In Ifremer (Ed.), CARtographie des HAbitats Marins Benthiques : de l'Acquisition à la Restitution. Brest, France.
Depuis 2002, l’algue invasive Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea a été signalée au niveau de la Corse. Elle apparaît pour la première fois, en 2008, au niveau de la baie de Calvi (Corse). Depuis cette époque ...
Garrido, M., Cecchi, P., Vaquer, A., & Pasqualini, V. (2013). Effects of samples conservation on photosynthetic efficiency assessment of phytoplankton using PAM fluorometry. Deep-Sea Research Part I, Oceanographic Research Papers, 71, 38-48.
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Pulse Amplitude Modulated (PAM) fluorometry is now a widely used method for the assessment of phytoplankton fitness, with an increasing popularity in field assessments. It is usually recommended to carry out ...
Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., Collignon, A., & Legendre, L. (2013, January). Nutrient and phytoplankton responses to external forcing in a Mediterranean coastal area unbiaised by terrestrial inputs and local activities (Calvi, Corsica). Poster session presented at IMBER IMBIZO III, the future of marine biogeochemistry, ecosystems and societies, funded as Eurocean Conference, Goa, India.
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We present a synthesis of a long-term (1979-2011) high-resolution study performed in the oligotrophic Bay of Calvi (Corsica, northwestern Mediterranean). We explore and discuss the mechanisms controlling the ...
Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Legendre, L. (2013, January). Nutrient and phytoplankton responses to external forcing in a Mediterranean coastal area unbiased by terrestrial inputs and local activities (Calvi, Corsica). Paper presented at IMBER IMBIZO III, the future of marine biogeochemistry, ecosystems and societies, funded as Eurocean Conference, Goa, India.
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Despite its relative oligotrophy, the northwestern Mediterranean exhibits rich biodiversity and traditional fishing that are fueled by phytoplankton at the basis of the food web. However, long-term ...
Donnay, A., Pelaprat, C., Lejeune, P., & Gobert, S. (2013). An adapted staining-destaining method to sort soft-bottom macrobenthos mixed with Posidonia oceanica fibers. Mediterranean Marine Science, 14(1), 92-94.
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Sorting   of   soft-­bottom   macrobenthos   entangled   with   Posidonia   oceanica fibers is time-consuming and tedious because of the weak of colour contrast .  This   paper   describes   a   staining ...
Donnay, A., Pelaprat, C., Fréjefond, C., Gobert, S., & Lejeune, P. (2013). Soft-bottom macrobenthos monitoring in the framework of the STARE-CAPMED program. CIESM Congress Proceedings n*40. France.
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STARE-CAPMED is a research program set up by the Stareso research station (Calvi, Corsica). Its aim is to improve the understanding of processes by which anthropogenic activities have adversed effects on the ...
Garrido, M., Lafabrie, C., Torre, F., Fernandez, C., & Pasqualini, V. (2013). Resilience and stability of Cymodocea nodosa seagrass meadows over the last four decades in a Mediterranean lagoon. Estuarine Coastal & Shelf Science.
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Understanding what controls the capacity of a coastal lagoon ecosystem to recover following climatic and anthropogenic perturbations and how these perturbations can alter this capacity is critical to efficient ...
Mazzuca, S., Bjork, M., Beer, S., Felisberto, P., Gobert, S., Procaccini, G., Runcie, J., Silva J, Borges, A., Brunet, C., Buapet, P., Champenois, W., Costa, M., D'esposito, D., Gullstrom, M., Lejeune, P., Lepoint, G., Olivé, I., Rasmusson, L., Richir, J., Ruocco, M., Serra, I., Spadafora, A., & Santos, R. (2013). Establishing research strategies, methodologies and technologies to link genomics and proteomics to seagrass productivity, community metabolism, and ecosystem carbon fluxes. Frontiers in Plant Science, 4(38), 1-19.
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A complete understanding of the mechanistic basis of marine ecosystem functioning is only possible through integrative and interdisciplinary research.This enables the prediction of change and possibly the ...
Richir, J., Luy, N., Lepoint, G., Rozet, E., Alvera Azcarate, A., & Gobert, S. (2013). Experimental in situ exposure of the seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile to 15 trace elements. Aquatic Toxicology, 140-141, 157-173.
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The Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile has been used for trace element (TE) biomonitoring since decades ago. However, present informations for this bioindicator are limited mainly to plant ...
Richir, J. (2012). Coastal pollution of the Mediterranean and extension of its biomonitoring to trace elements of emerging concern. Unpublished doctoral thesis, ULg, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
The Mediterranean Sea, a semi-enclosed sea with densely populated coasts, is submitted to numerous anthropogenic pressures: among them, the chemical pollution by traces elements. These pollutants, coming from ...
Garrido, M. (2012). Structure et fonction des communautés phytoplanctoniques en milieux côtiers marin et lagunaire (Méditerranée – Corse) dans une optique de gestion. Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Corse / Université de Liège, ​​France.
Les écosystèmes côtiers contribuent de manière importante à la production primaire des océans. De par leur position géographique, ils sont particulièrement sensibles à l’eutrophisation. Le compartiment ...
Lepoint, G., Mouchette, O., Pelaprat, C., & Gobert, S. (2012, November 26). A study of Electra posidoniae Gautier (Cheleistomata, Anasca), a bryozoan strictly found as epiphyte of the seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile. Poster session presented at 10th International Seagrass Biology Workshop (25-30 November, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Buzos (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Species living as epiphytes of marine macrophytes have often important role in ecosystem functioning, such as food web suppliers. Some animal or algae species may be considered as really specialised in the ...
Collard, F. (2012). Approche écologique du neuston en baie de Calvi. Unpublished master thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Le neuston, à l’inverse du plancton sous-jacent, est un milieu peu connu. Son importance écologique est pourtant réelle : il constitue d’une part une zone d’accumulation de bactéries, de molécules organiques ...
Abadie, A. (2012). Evolution des herbiers à Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile dans la baie de Calvi (Corse, France) et influence de l’ancrage dans la baie de l’Alga. Unpublished master thesis, Université Aix-Marseille, ​Marseille, ​​France.
In the framework of the STARE-CAPMED program we studied the impact of human activities on Posidonia oceanica meadows in Calvi Bay (Corsica, France). We mostly focused on the consequences of boats anchoring in ...
Remy, F., Mascart, T., Dauby, P., & Lepoint, G. (2012, August 20). Leaf fall impact on diversity and trophic ecology of vagile macrofauna associated with exported P.oceanica litter. Poster session presented at 8th ISOECOL International Conference on Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies, Brest, France.
In the Mediterranean Sea, Posidonia oceanica meadows produce a huge amount of detritus, evaluated up to 300 to 2000 g dry wt m-2 yr-1. This litter is mainly composed of dead leaves but also of uprooted P ...
Brissac, C., Grossel, H., Ganzin, N., Imbert, M. (Other coll.), Blanfuné, A. (Other coll.), Loquès, F. (Other coll.), Vidal, V. (Other coll.), Bachet, F. (Other coll.), Goffart, A. (Other coll.), Baldi, Y. (Other coll.), Chavanon, F. (Other coll.), Mirallès, F. (Other coll.), & Ravel, C. (Other coll.). (2012). Projet OSCREEN / Volet 2 : influence des paramètres environnementaux sur le stock d’Ostreopsis sp. macroalgal. Campagne été 2011 (RST.ODE/LER-PAC/12-18). France: IFREMER.
After determining, in its part 1, the geographical distribution of the macroalgal stock of Ostreopsis in the PACA region, Languedoc-Roussillon and Corsica, the OSCREEN project has for objective in its part 2 ...
Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Goffart, A. (2012). Understanding drastic changes in zooplankton and medusae communities over the 2003-2011 period in the Mediterranean sea (Corsica). 2012 ASLO aquatic sciences meeting : Voyages of discovery. Shiga, Japan.
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Lepoint, G., Balancier, B., & Gobert, S. (2012, May 31). Seasonal and depth-related distributions of epiphytic Bryozoa in a Mediterranean seagrass meadow. Poster session presented at 3rd Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop (MSW2012), Essaouira, Morocco.
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Although biofouling on Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile is thought to be driven by the variability of environmental parameters and phenology of the plant, effect of these parameters on sessile animal ...
Gobert, S., Lejeune, P., Chéry, A., Boissery, P., Sartoretto, S., Andral, B., Lepoint, G., & Richir, J. (2012, May 29). Assessment of the ecological status of P. oceanica meadow with a no destructive shoot method. Paper presented at 3rd Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop, Essaouira, Maroc.
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Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile is a protected species, included in the Red list of marine threatened species of the Mediterranean. Because of its sensitivity to disturbance, P. oceanica is used as a ...
Goffart, A., Lejeune, P., & Hecq, J.-H. (2012, May 16). Impact des mouillages forains sur la qualité de l’eau et du phytoplancton : résultats d’une étude préliminaire menée en Baie de Calvi (Corse). Paper presented at Séminaire sur le milieu marin 2012 - DREAL, Calvi, Corse, France.
Le plus souvent, l’étude de l’impact des mouillages forains sur l’environnement aquatique concerne l’analyse des dégradations subies par la faune et la flore benthiques. Cependant, dans nos régions, la grande ...
Michel, L., Champenois, W., Borges, A., Chery, A., Donnay, A., Gobert, S., Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., Pélaprat, C., Pere, A., Thomé, J.-P., Volpon, A., Collignon, A., & Lejeune, P. (2012, May 16). Stare-Capmed : Présentation générale du projet et exemple d'une action : "Impact de l'ancrage sur la dynamique des herbiers de posidonies". Paper presented at Séminaire sur le milieu marin 2012 - DREAL, Calvi, France.
STARE-CAPMED (STAtion of Reference and rEsearch on Change of local and global Anthropogenic Pressures on Mediterranean Ecosystems Drifts) est un projet de recherche mis en place par Stareso S.A.S. depuis ...
Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., Collard, F., & Goffart, A. (2012, May 13). Accumulation de particules de microplastiques dans le neuston en Méditerranée Occidentale et au large de la Corse. Paper presented at Séminaire sur le milieu marin 2012, Calvi, Corse.
Des mesures réalisées lors de diverses campagnes océanographiques ont montré la présence de microparticules de plastiques de diverses natures à la surface des mers avec de hauts niveaux de concentration et une ...
Champenois, W., & Borges, A. (2012). Seasonal and interannual variations of community metabolism rates of a Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadow. Limnology and Oceanography, 57(1), 347-361.
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We report gross primary production (GPP), community respiration (CR), and net community production (NCP) over a Posidonia oceanica meadow at 10 m in Corsica (Bay of Revellata) based on the open water O2 mass ...
Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., Galgani, F., Voisin, P., Collard, F., & Goffart, A. (2012). Neustonic microplastic and zooplankton in the North Western Mediterranean Sea. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 64, 861-864.
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Neustonic microplastic and zooplankton abundance was determined in the North Western Mediterranean Sea during a summer cruise between July 9th and August 6th 2010, with a break between July 22th and 25th due ...
Vermeulen, S. (2012). Spatial and temporal responses of marine gastropods and biofilms to urban wastewater pollution in a Mediterranean coastal area. Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
The increasing human pressure exerted along coastlines and the subsequent increase in the delivery of pollutants at sea is a matter of concern worldwide. Urban wastewaters contain a variety of pollutants ...
Richir, J., Vermeulen, S., Biondo, R., Deraikem, A., Fassin, M., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Gobert, S. (2011, December 08). Assessment of Mytilus galloprovincialis to monitor 19 trace elements in the Calvi Bay. Poster session presented at Annual Beltox Congress, Mechelen, Belgium.
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Mussel caging with Mytilus galloprovincialis has been successively used to monitor classic trace metal (Cd, Cu, Zn, Cr, Fe, Ni, Pb) pollution of Mediterranean coastal waters at spatial scales ranging from 10 ...
Goffart, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (2011, December). Control of plankton dynamics and fish recruitment by climate variation : example of Corsica, a Mediterranean island. Paper presented at First international symposium on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change in small island developing states, Stone Town, Tanzanie.
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In coastal areas of temperate and tropical small islands, most exploited fish species have undergone large reductions in stock size over the last decades. This impact is believed to be due, in large measure ...
Gobert, S., & Richir, J. (2011, November 25). Contamination of the Marine Environment by trace metals: old and emergent elements, case studies and perspectives. Paper presented at Ecotoxicologie-Wallonie, Namur, Belgium.
Presentation of 18 trace elements (old: Cd, Ni, Cu, Zn, Cr, Pb, Fe ; emergent: Be, Al, V, Mn, Sb, As, Bi, Se, Mo, Ag, Sn) studied in the laboratory of Oceanology. Study cases in the Mediterranaen Sea (seagrass, mussel, sea urchin).
Goffart, A., Collignon, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (2011, October). Response of plankton communities of the Bay of Calvi (northwestern Mediterranean) to climate variation over the past three decades. Paper presented at Symposium "Vulnerability of coastal ecosystems to global change and extreme events", Biarritz, France.
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Long-term changes of surface plankton dynamics are studied from three decades at a permanent station in the oligotrophic Bay of Calvi (Corsica, northwestern Mediterranean) where water quality is unbiased by ...
Hourlay, F. (2011). Impacts des changements climatiques passés et présents sur la génétique et la démographie du Cincle plongeur (Cinclus cinclus). Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Climate change is emerging as the greatest threat to natural communities in many, if not most, of the world’s ecosystems in coming decades. Numerous studies have revealed present and probable future ...
Michel, L. (2011). Multidisciplinary study of trophic diversity and functional role of amphipod crustaceans associated to Posidonia oceanica meadows. Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Posidonia oceanica is the most abundant seagrass of the Mediterranean Sea. It can cover extensive areas with monospecific formations, called meadows. These meadows, whose extent is estimated to about 40,000 ...
Goffart, A. (2011). STARESO, the marine and oceanographic research station of the University of Liège in Corsica.
Generic presentation of STARESO, the marine and oceanographic research station of the University of Liège in Corsica.
Richir, J., Luy, N., Lepoint, G., Biondo, R., Vermeulen, S., & Gobert, S. (2011, September). Seagrass response to in situ trace element contaminations. Poster session presented at 12éme Congrès de la Fédération Européenne d'Ecologie, Avilà, Espagne.
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The Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile has been widely used since the mid-seventies as bioindicator to monitor trace element (TE) coastal pollution. However, there is a lack of knowledge ...
Pete, D., Velimirov, B., & Gobert, S. (2011, June 17). The use of Eco-Exergy in Oceanology: Application to Posidonia oceanica meadows. Paper presented at International Conference on Exergy: Exergy to define structure and quality of materials, energy, and ecosystems, Paris, France.
In classic thermodynamics, exergy is defined as the useful work a system can perform when brought into equilibrium with its environment. It represents a measure of the distance from thermodynamic equilibrium ...
Richir, J., Luy, N., Serpe, P., Lefèbvre, L., Deraikem, A., Lepoint, G., Biondo, R., & Gobert, S. (2011, May 03). Combined utilization of DGTs and bioindicators to trace chemical contamination threats on coastal ecosystems. Paper presented at 43rd Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics, Liège, Belgique.
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Trace metal monitoring in marine organisms and their living habitats permit to trace chronic or acute contaminations of marine ecosystems due to human activities. While dissolved trace metal concentrations ...
Champenois, W., Lepoint, G., Delille, B., Commarieu, M.-V., Grégoire, M., Beckers, J.-M., & Borges, A. (2011, April 08). Evaluation of metabolic rates in various benthic communities in the Bay of Revellata (Corsica) using optodes. Poster session presented at EGU General Assembly 2011, Vienna, Austria.
Goffart, A. (2011, April). Utilisation de la signature pigmentaire du phytoplancton pour la mise au point d’un indice de composition. Paper presented at Les méthodes d'évaluation de l'état des eaux : situation et perspectives dans le contexte de la DCE, Paris, France.
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Sur base de la sensibilité du phytoplancton aux apports anthropiques de sels nutritifs, la DCE a retenu un indicateur « Phytoplancton » pour contribuer à caractériser l’état écologique des masses d’eau. Il est ...
Gobert, S., Chéry, A., Volpon, A., Pelaprat, C., & Lejeune, P. (2011, March). The seascape as an indicator of environmental interest and quality of the Mediterranean benthos: the in situ development of a description index: the LIMA. Paper presented at Carhamb'ar : CARtographie des HAbitats Marins Benthiques, Brest, France.
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The LIMA index conveys the environmental interest and quality of the landscape formed by the Mediterranean benthos, ranging from 0 to -40 m, in numerical format. The LIMA index allows a comparison spatially ...
Goffart, A. (2011). Mise au point de l’indice composition dans le cadre de l’indicateur phytoplancton. Traitement des données pigmentaires des eaux côtières corses pour le développement d’un indice de composition phytoplanctonique. France: ONEMA & Ifremer.
Sur base de la sensibilité du phytoplancton aux apports anthropiques de sels nutritifs, la DCE a retenu un indicateur « Phytoplancton » pour contribuer à caractériser l’état écologique des masses d’eau. Il est ...
Frangoulis, C., Skliris, N., Lepoint, G., Elkalay, K., Goffart, A., Pinnegar, J. K., & Hecq, J.-H. (2011). Importance of copepod carcasses versus faecal pellets in the upper water column of an oligotrophic area. Estuarine Coastal & Shelf Science, 92, 456-463.
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Downward flux of zooplankton faecal pellets and carcasses was studied during and after the spring bloom in an oligotrophic coastal area of the Western Mediterranean using a « swimmer-excluding » sediment trap ...
Pete, D., Velimirov, B., Lepoint, G., & Gobert, S. (2010, November 24). Effects of shading and sediment alterations on Posidonia oceanica meadows: in situ experiments. Paper presented at 2010 World Seagrass Conference, Patong, Phuket, Thaïlande.
In the Mediterranean Sea, the seagrass Posidonia oceanica is affected by many threats from anthropogenic sources. One of them is the increasing development of fish farming, which is responsible of the ...
Frankignoulle, P. (2010). Claude Strebelle, créateur d'un campus dans la nature. Eprint/Working paper retrieved from http://culture.ulg.ac.be/jcms/prod_285569/claude-strebelle-createur-d-un-campus-dans-la-nature.
MASCART, T., Lepoint, G., Borges, A., Darchambeau, F., Dauby, P., & De troch, M. (2010, October 22). The role of meiofauna in energy transfer in a Mediterranean seagrass bed (Calvi, Corsica). Poster session presented at 17th Benelux Congress of Zoology (GENT 22-23 October 2010), Gent, Belgium.
Meiofaunal communities of the endemic Mediterranean seagrass, Posidonia oceanica, were sampled in five different habitats characterised by different degradation level of macrophytodetritus. In term of ...
Hecq, J.-H., Goffart, A., Collignon, A., Garrido, M., Pierre, L., & Pasqualini, V. (2010, October). Jellyfish outbreaks in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica). Paper presented at 17th Benelux Congress of Zoology-Classic Biology in Modern Times, Gent, Belgique.
The interannual variations of the Schyphozoan jellyfish Pelagia noctiluca is estimated by weekly measurements in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica) from 2003. The mean annual abundance reaches a dramatic maximum in ...
Pete, D., Velimirov, B., Lepoint, G., & Gobert, S. (2010, October). Shading and alterations of the sediment: in situ experiments to mimic impacts of fish farms on a Mediterranean coastal ecosystem. Poster session presented at 17th Benelux Congress of Zoology-Classic Biology in Modern Times, Gent, Belgique.
In the Mediterranean coastal zone, the seagrass Posidonia oceanica forms underwater meadows which sustain a high biodiversity and has many important roles (production of oxygen, protection of coasts ...
Remy, F. (2010). Structure trophique et diversité des macro-organismes associés aux litières de Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile, dans la baie de Calvi en Corse. Unpublished master thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Le but de ce travail était d'évaluer la diversité et la variabilité à petite échelle des macro-invertébrésassociés à la litière de feuilles mortes de Posidonia oceanica, ainsi que de caractériser les relations ...
Pete, D., Mannard, J., Velimirov, B., & Gobert, S. (2010). Fish farm impacts on meiofauna and the microbenthic loop in Posidonia oceanica meadows. In G., Hendrik, T., Nara Bezerra, C., Cnudde, T., Deprez, S., Derycke, M., De Troch, J., Ingels, B., Merckx, T., Moens, E., Pape, J., Vanaverbeke, A., Vanreusel, & M., Vincx (Eds.), Fourteenth International Meiofauna Conference, Aula Academia, Ghent, 11-16 July 2010 (pp. 172). Ghent, Belgique: VLIZ.
For about ten years, fish farming has been expanding all over the world. Even if this way of producing fishes is presented as a solution against overfishing, its impact on the surrounding environment can be ...
Mascart, T. (2010). The role of meiofauna in the energy transfer in a Mediterranean seagrass bed (Calvi, Corsica). Unpublished master thesis, Universiteit Gent, ​Gent, ​​Belgium.
Meiofaunal communities of five different habitats characterised by different qualities of macrophytodetritus were sampled in a Mediterranean seagrass bed. Two different kinds of meiofauna communities were ...
Gobert, S., Alvera Azcarate, A., Barth, A., Beckers, J.-M., Binard, M., Borges, A., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Chery, A., Demoulin, V., Djenidi, S., Hecq, J.-H., Lejeune, P., Lepoint, G., Pelaprat, C., Poulicek, M., & Goffart, A. (2010, May). Multiparametric observations and analysis in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica), an ideal site for studying the human activity effects and climate changes in the Mediterranean Sea; STARESO. Paper presented at The 42nd International Liege Colloquim on Ocean Dynamic, Liege, Belgique.
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STARESO (Station de REcherche Sous marine et Océanographique) is the marine and oceanographic research station of the University of Liège (Belgium) managed by the French company STARESO S.A.. Constructed in ...
Polain, S., Demoulin, V., & Poulicek, M. (2010, May). Enumeration of fecal indicator bacteria in Calvi Bay (Corsica). Poster session presented at 39ème Congrès de la Commission Internationale pour l'Exploration Scientifique de la Mer Méditerranée, Venise, Italie.
Goffart, A. (2010, April). Phytoplancton de la Baie de Calvi et de la côte occidentale corse: synthèse des suivis DCE 2006 - 2009. Paper presented at Surveillance DCE dans le bassin Rhône-Méditerranée et Corse: synthèse 2006 - 2009, Marseille, France.
La présentation vise à synthétiser les résultats acquis pour l'indicateur Phytoplancton dans le cadre des suivis DCE des eaux côtières corses.
Licandro, P., Conway, D. V. P., Daly Yahia, M. N., Fernandez de Puelles, M. L., Gasparini, S., Hecq, J.-H., Tranter, P., & Kirby, R. R. (2010). A blooming jellyfish in the northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean. Biology Letters, 6, 688-691.
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A long-term time series of plankton records collected by the continuous plankton recorder (CPR) Survey in the northeast Atlantic indicates an increased occurrence of Cnidaria since 2002. In the years 2007 and ...
Frangoulis, C., & Hecq, J.-H. (2010). Comparison of mesozooplankton faecal pellet characteristics from the Southern North Sea and the Mediterranean Sea during spring bloom conditions. In A., Gislason & G., Gorsky (Eds.), Proceedings of the « Joint ICES / CIESM Workshop to Compare Zooplankton Ecology and Methodologies between the Mediterranean and the North Atlantic (WKZEM) » (pp. 21-23). Copenhagen, Denmark: ICES.
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Mesozooplankton faecal pellets participate in the carbon and nutrient cycles, in the nutrition of marine organisms, and in the transport of toxins, pollutants, and sediments. The importance of this role ...
Champenois, W., Delille, B., Lepoint, G., Beckers, J.-M., Grégoire, M., & Borges, A. (2010). Three years of results from a mooring over a Posidonia Oceanica seagrass meadow (Corsica, France). Poster session presented at EGU general assembly, Vienna, Austria.
Champenois, W., Delille, B., Lepoint, G., Beckers, J.-M., Grégoire, M., & Borges, A. (2010). Three years of results from a mooring over a Posidonia Oceanica seagrass meadow (Corsica, France). Poster session presented at Commission Internationale pour l'Exploration Scientifique de la mer Méditerranée (CIESM) Congress, Venice, Italy.
Champenois, W., Lepoint, G., Delille, B., Commarieu, M.-V., Grégoire, M., Beckers, J.-M., & Borges, A. (2010). Evaluation of metabolic rates in various communities in the Bay of Calvi using optodes based on different approaches. Paper presented at 42nd International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics, Multiparametric observation and analysis of the Sea, Liège, Belgium.
Collignon, A., Goffart, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (2010). Interannual variation (2003-2008) of Calycophoran siphonophores in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica). Proceedings of the 39th CIESM Congress (pp. 480).
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The interannual variation of the calycophoran siphonophores was investigated in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica) from 2003 to 2008. The dominant species, Chelophyes appendiculata, was present throughout the year ...
Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Goffart, A. (2010). Spatial variability of the Siphonophora along the radial Calvi-Nice (Corsican side). Poster session presented at 17th Benelux Congress of Zoology-Classic Biology in Modern Times, Gent, Belgique.
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The spatial distribution of the Siphonophorae has been examined, in Occidental Mediterranean, along the radial Calvi-Nice, from Calvi up to 30 miles offshore in September 2009. The variation of the abundance ...
Goffart, A. (2010). Mise au point de l’indice composition dans le cadre de l’indicateur phytoplancton - les indices de composition phytoplanctonique en eaux côtières : synthèse bibliographique. France: IFREMER.
Ce rapport rappelle brièvement pourquoi le phytoplancton est un excellent indicateur de l’état des eaux côtières et synthétise les limites adaptatives des communautés phytoplanctoniques en réponse aux ...
Hecq, J.-H., Goffart, A., Collignon, A., Garrido, M., Lejeune, P., & Pasqualini, V. (2010). Problematic of the Pelagia noctiluca outbreaks in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica). Proceedings of the 39th CIESM Congress (pp. 542).
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The interannual variations of the Schyphozoan jellyfish Pelagia noctiluca is estimated by weekly measurements in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica) from 2003. The mean annual abundance reaches a dramatic maximum in ...
Remy, F., Borges, A., Darchambeau, F., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., & Lepoint, G. (2010). Trophic structure and diversity of macro organisms associated with Posidonia oceanica litter in the bay of Calvi. Paper presented at 17th Benelux Congress of Zoology (GENT 22-23 October 2010), Gent, Belgium.
Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Gobert, S., & Dauby, P. (2009, November 27). Multidisciplinary study of the trophic diversity and functional role of amphipod crustaceans associated to Posidonia oceanica meadows. Poster session presented at 10th VLIZ Young Scientists' Day, Ostende, Belgique.
Posidonia oceanica is a seagrass endemic to the Mediterranean Sea, and is able to form large monospecific areas, called meadows. These meadows are critical features of the Mediterranean coastal zones, and are ...
Pete, D., Lenartz, F., Velimirov, B., & Gobert, S. (2009, November 27). Can we use exergy index and the microbenthic loop as indicators of perturbations in Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile meadows? Poster session presented at 10th VLIZ Young Scientists'Day, Ostende, Belgium.
Nowadays, many anthropogenic perturbations threaten the Mediterranean Sea. Posidonia oceanica , its endemic phanerogam, is often used as a pollution descriptor. Unfortunately, it does not react very fast ...
Lenartz, F., Alvera Azcarate, A., Beckers, J.-M., & Grégoire, M. (2009, November). Modeling the hydrodynamics and the ecosystem dynamics of the Bay of Calvi. Poster session presented at MEDCOAST 09 International Conference, Sochi, Russia.
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Collignon, A. (2009). La variabilité inter et intra-annuelle des méduses en Baie de Calvi. Unpublished master thesis, Université de Liège, ​​Belgique.
During the last decade, there has been a dramatic increase in jellyfish biomass all over the world. They are infamous for their negative effects on humans. Indeed, they interfere with the tourism by stinging ...
Moreau, D. (2009, June 25). Les vigies de l'environnement côtier. Réflexions. Le site de vulgarisation scientifique de l'Université de Liège.
S’ils ne recouvrent qu’une faible partie des fonds marins, les herbiers de posidonies constituent un écosystème complexe et jouent un rôle fondamental dans l’équilibre écologique des zones côtières. A partir ...
Champenois, W., Delille, B., Beckers, J.-M., Grégoire, M., & Borges, A. (2009, May). First two years of results from a mooring over a Posidonia Oceanica seagrass meadow (Corsica, France). Paper presented at 41st International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics, Science-based management of the coastal waters, Liège, Belgium.
Champenois, W., Delille, B., Beckers, J.-M., Grégoire, M., & Borges, A. (2009, April). Results of two years of a mooring over a Posidonia Oceanica seagrass meadow (Corsica, France). Poster session presented at EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.
Pete, D., Velimirov, B., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Gobert, S. (2009, January). Fish farm impacts on Posidonia oceanica meadows: interest of the microbenthic loop. Poster session presented at ASLO Aquatic Science Meeting 2009, Nice, France.
Posidonia oceanica, the seagrass endemic to the Mediterranean Sea, is a valuable tool to assess the environmental quality in coastal zones. However, only few studies have attempted to use characteristics of ...
Richir, J., Gobert, S., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (2009, January). Recent threats on coastal ecosystems by new pollutants: a multiple trace element study. Poster session presented at ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting 2009, Nice, France.
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The Mediterranean Sea is an enclosed basin, highly submitted to anthropogenic pressures. Chemical pollution from coastal urban centres and industries, or carried by air and rivers, primarily affects its ...
Sirjacobs, D., Lenartz, F., Troupin, C., Alvera Azcarate, A., Barth, A., Ouberdous, M., Vandenbulcke, L., & Beckers, J.-M. (2009, January). Weekly satellite sea surface temperature around Corsica, a DINEOF analysis of AVHRR data (1998), foreseeing comparison with interpolated and modelled fields. Poster session presented at ASLO aquatic sciences meeting 2009, Nice, France.
Providing wide coverage and high spatio-temporal resolution, SST satellite archives are valuable sources of information for sound understanding of the ocean dynamics, including validation of hydrodynamical ...
Vermeulen, S., Lepoint, G., & Gobert, S. (2009, January). Evidence for wastewater influence in a low impacted area throughout stable isotope analyses of the limpet Patella caerulea and epilithic biofilms. Poster session presented at Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Nice, France.
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Eutrophication is considered to be one of the main threats to marine environments leading to changes in trophic status of ecosystems and alteration of biological diversity. Carbon and Nitrogen stable isotopes ...
Champenois, W., Delille, B., Beckers, J.-M., Grégoire, M., & Borges, A. (2009). First two years of results from a mooring over a Posidonia Oceanica seagrass meadow (Corsica, France). Poster session presented at Mediterranean Seagrass Workshop 09, Hvar, Croatia.
Gobert, S., Sartoretto, S., Rico-Raimondino, V., Andral, B., Chery, A., Lejeune, P., & Boissery, P. (2009). Assessment of the ecological status of Mediterranean French coastal waters as required by the Water Framework Directive using the Posidonia oceanica Rapid Easy Index: PREI. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 58, 1727-1733.
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This paper describes the PREI (Posidonia oceanica Rapid Easy Index), a method used to assess the ecological status of seawater along Mediterranean French coasts. The PREI was drawn up according to the ...
Goffart, A., & Lejeune, P. (2009). STARESO, la station de recherches sous-marines et océanographiques de l'Université de Liège (présentation détaillée).
Hecq, J.-H., & Goffart, A. (2009). Revisiting the role of zooplankton in pelagic ecosystems. Journal of Marine Systems, 78, 498.
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Preface of the 38th International Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics (Liège, Belgium, 8–12 May 2006) : Revisiting the role of zooplankton in pelagic ecosystems. Issue of JMS edited by Jean-Henri Hecq and Anne Goffart.
Hecq, J.-H., Goffart, A., Collignon, A., & Lejeune, P. (2009). La problématique des méduses sur le plateau continental Ouest Corse, série de données et modélisation. Paper presented at Séminaire sur le milieu marin méditerranéen, Calvi, Corse - France.
Depuis une dizaine d’années, les eaux côtières corses sont envahies les méduses et en particulier par les Pelagia noctiluca qui présentent une nuisance pour les eaux de baignade, les installations aquacoles et ...
Hecq, J.-H., Goffart, A., Collignon, A., Plazza, S., Defreygne, P. S., & Lejeune, P. (2009). La variabilité de la méduse Pelagia noctiluca (Forskål, 1775) en Baie de Calvi (Corse) en relation avec l’environnement.
Depuis une dizaine d’années, les apparitions massives de la méduse scyphozoaire Pelagia noctiluca (Forskål) sont de plus en plus fréquentes en Méditerranée Occidentale. Ces pullulations perturbent les ...
Sotiaux A., Enroth, J., Quandt, D., Olsson, S., & Vanderpoorten, A. (2009). When morphology and molecules tell us different stories: a case-in-point with Leptodon corsicus, a new and unique endemic moss species from Corsica. Journal of Bryology, 31, 186-196.
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Collignon, A., Goffart, A., Lejeune, P., Penot, F., Defreyne, P.-S., & Hecq, J.-H. (2008, October). Spatial and interannual variability of the Schyphozoan medusae, Pelagia noctiluca (Forksål), in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica). Poster session presented at 15th Benelux Congress of Zoology, Liège, Belgique.
The temporal distribution of the Schyphozoan medusae Pelagia noctiluca (Forksål) has been examined weekly in the oligotrophic coastal waters of the Bay of Calvi (Corsica) from 2003 to 2008. The observations ...
Pete, D., Lenartz, F., Velimirov, B., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Gobert, S. (2008, October). Spatial heterogeneity at small scale in the microbenthic loop of Posidonia oceanica meadows. Paper presented at 15th Benelux Congress of Zoology, Liège, Belgique.
In the Mediterranean coastal zone, one the most important ecosystem is the Posidonia oceanica meadow. This seagrass is endemic of the Mediterranean Sea and plays many important ecological roles like oxygen ...
Sturaro, N., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., & Gobert, S. (2008, October). Multi-scale spatial variability of amphipod assemblages from the foliar stratum of the Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile meadow. Paper presented at 15th Benelux Congress of Zoology, Liège, Belgique.
Studying spatial patterns is of ecological importance in order to understand the causes of the distribution and abundance of organisms, and it also provides valuable basis for management and conservation. In ...
Pete, D., Lenartz, F., Velimirov, B., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Gobert, S. (2008, August). Small scale variations in the microbenthic loop of Posidonia oceanica meadows: an experimental interpolation design. Poster session presented at 8th International Seagrass Biology Workshop, Bamfield, Canada.
In the sediment compartment of Posidonia oceanica meadows, there is a severe lack of information on small scale variations. In an attempt to understand spatial variations of the microbenthic loop (bacteria ...
Pete, D., Velimirov, B., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Gobert, S. (2008, August). Importance of the microbenthic loop of Posidonia oceanica meadows to detect anthropogenic perturbations early: first results. Paper presented at 8th International Seagrass Biology Workshop, Bamfield, Canada.
It was demonstrated that Posidonia oceanica, the marine magnoliophyte endemic to the Mediterranean Sea, is a valuable tool to assess environmental qualities of the coastal zones. However, only few studies have ...
Borges, A., Delille, B., Beckers, J.-M., Grégoire, M., Lejeune, P., Schiettecatte, L.-S., & Champenois, W. (2008, April). First year of results from a mooring over a Posidonia Oceanica seagrass meadow (Corsica, France). Paper presented at EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.
Binard, M., Alvera Azcarate, A., Beckers, J.-M., Borges, A., Goffart, A., Lejeune, P., Lepoint, G., Norro, A., Pelaprat, C., & Gobert, S. (2008). RACE Data Base : Rapid Assessment of the Coastal Environment.
The Calvi Bay, directly accessible since the 70s by STARESO provides the opportunity to reach coastal, pelagic, benthic, deep systems with a manageable cost and ship requirements in a well-preserved zone. The ...
Gobert, S., Andral, B., Boissery, P., Chery, A., Lejeune, P., Pelaprat, C., Rico-Raimondino, & Sartoretto, S. (2008). Soutien méthodologique à la mise en œuvre de la Directive Cadre Eau item : Herbier de Posidonie : Validation du protocole de calcul de l’EQR. France: Ifremer.
Goffart, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (2008). Changes in plankton dynamics and biodiversity in the oligotrophic Bay of Calvi (Corsica, Northwestern Mediterranean): response to climate change. Paper presented at World Conference of Marine Biodiversity, Valencia, Spain.
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The development of the winter-spring phytoplankton bloom is investigated in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica, Ligurian Sea, Northwestern Mediterranean) since 1979. A drastic reduction of phytoplankton biomass is ...
Goffart, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (2008). Long-term fluctuations (1979 – 2008) of the phytoplankton dynamics in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica, NW Mediterranean): relations with wind stress variability and NAO index. Paper presented at EUR-OCEANS Network of Excellence European : Conference on « Global Change and Marine Ecosystems », Rome, Italy.
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The development of the winter-spring phytoplankton bloom is investigated in the oligotrophic Bay of Calvi (Corsica, Ligurian Sea, Northwestern Mediterranean) since 1979. Time-series results enlighten that ...
Hourlay, F., Libois, R., D'Amico, F., Sara, M., O'Halloran, J., & Michaux, J. (2008). Evidence of a highly complex phylogeographic structure on a specialist river bird species, the dipper (Cinclus cinclus). Molecular Phylogenetics & Evolution, 49(2), 435-44.
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This study details the phylogeographic pattern of the white-throated dipper (Cinclus cinclus), a Palearctic, temperate, passerine bird that is exclusively associated with flowing water. Our results reveal a ...
Boissery, P., Andral, B., Belin, C., Bouchacha, M., Derolez, V., Dugelay, F., James, A., Laugier, T., L'Hostis, D., Orsoni, V., Sartoretto, S., Sauzade, D., Tomasino, C., Pelaprat, C., Agreil, M., Chéry, A., Pete, D., Michel, L., Lejeune, P., Gobert, S., & Goffart, A. (2007). Directive Cadre Eau: Mise en oeuvre du contrôle de surveillance - résultats de la campagne 2006 - district Corse (RST.DOP/LER-PAC/07-29). France: IFREMER.
Water Framework Directive: results obtained around Corsica in 2006
Michel, L., Sturaro, N., Lepoint, G., Gobert, S., & Dauby, P. (2007, November). Nocturnal vertical migrations by amphipods of the Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile foliar stratum : Importance of the litter cover. Poster session presented at 14th Benelux Congress of Zoology, Amsterdam, Pays-Bas.
In seagrass meadows, several groups of vagile invertebrates are well known to perform a nocturnal rise from the lower layers of the meadow to the foliar stratum. This vertical migration is generally regarded ...
Michel, L. (2007). Structure et dynamique temporelle des communautés de crustacés amphipodes associés aux herbiers à Posidonia oceanica de la baie de Calvi. Unpublished DEA/DES thesis, Université de Liège.
L’objectif principal de ce travail était l’étude de la structure de la communauté d’amphipodes associés à la canopée des herbiers à Posidonia oceanica de la baie de Calvi, et de la dynamique saisonnière et ...
Richir, J. (2007). Etude de la communauté bactérienne de la Baie de Calvi. Unpublished master thesis, Univesrité de Liège.
L’objectif premier de cette étude était de caractériser la communauté bactérienne de la Baie de Calvi, en tant qu’entité fonctionnelle, au moyen d’outils de mesures simples, efficaces et faciles à mettre en ...
Lepoint, G., Jacquemart, J., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Demoulin, V., & Gobert, S. (2007). Field measurements of inorganic nitrogen uptake by epiflora components of the seagrass Posidonia oceanica (Monocotyledons, Posidoniaceae). Journal of Phycology, 43(2), 208-218.
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Crustose corallines, crustose and erect brown algae, and sessile animals are major components of the epiphytic community of the Mediterranean seagrass Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile. Production, biomass, and ...
Pete, D., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Gobert, S. (2007, March). Use of exergy to detect and measure perturbations affecting Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile meadows: Characterization in the sedimentary compartment. Poster session presented at Third Mediterranean symposium on marine vegetation (Marseilles, 27-29 March 2007), Marseille, France.
Within the scope of the European Water Framework Directive, it seems important to characterize state and evolution of marine ecosystems in a global way. So, it is proposed to use both thermodynamic indicators ...
Goffart, A. (2007). Suivi 2006 du phytoplancton des eaux côtières corses : évaluation de la stratégie d’échantillonnage proposée dans le cadre des contrôles de surveillance de la DCE et première caractérisation des masses d’eau.
Les résultats obtenus dans le cadre du suivi DCE 2006 du phytoplancton des eaux côtières corses ont permis: − de tester et de valider une stratégie d’échantillonnage originale adaptée aux réseaux de ...
Goffart, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (2007). Projet Référentiel Plancton de la Baie de Calvi : I. Les variations spatiales et temporelles des communautés phytoplanctoniques au large de la côte occidentale corse, en relation avec la dynamique des masses d’eau et le Front Liguro- Provençal.
Le rapport synthétise les variations spatiales et temporelles des communautés phytoplanctoniques au large de la côte occidentale corse, en relation avec la dynamique des masses d’eau et le Front Liguro-Provençal.
Goffart, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (2007). Specificities and interannual variability of the surface plankton ecosystem of the Bay of Calvi (Corsica). Proceedings of the 38th CIESM Congress (pp. 369).
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In the oligotrophic Bay of Calvi, Corsica (Ligurian Sea, Northwestern Mediterranean), the seasonal dynamics of surface plankton communities is studied for three decades, with the aim of assessing seasonal ...
Hecq, J.-H., & Goffart, A. (2007). Projet Référentiel Plancton de la Baie de Calvi : II. Diversité de l’écosystème planctonique de la Baie de Calvi.
Ce rapport présente la diversité de l’écosystème planctonique de la Baie de Calvi. Le premier chapitre rappelle les principales définitions utilisées en écologie planctonique. La suite du texte présente les ...
Schiettecatte, L.-S., Champenois, W., Delille, B., & Borges, A. (2007). Preliminary results of continuous oxygen measurement above a Posidonia oceanica seagrass bed in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica). Poster session presented at EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.
Sotiaux, A., Pioli, A., Royaud, A., Schumacker, R., & Vanderpoorten, A. (2007). A checklist of the bryophytes of Corsica (France): new records and a review of the literature. Journal of Bryology, 29(Part 1), 41-53.
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Based on a thorough review of the literature as well as floristic surveys undertaken over 20 years, a checklist of the bryophytes of Corsica, a mountainous western Mediterranean island, is presented. The ...
Caro, S. P., Lambrechts, M. M., Chastel, O., Sharp, P. J., Thomas, D. W., & Balthazart, J. (2006). Simultaneous pituitary-gonadal recrudescence in two Corsican populations of male blue tits with asynchronous breeding dates. Hormones & Behavior, 50(3), 347-360.
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Animal populations living in geographically variable environments respond to different selection pressures. The adaptive character of the responses to environmental information determines the degree of ...
Jadot, C., Donnay, A., Acolas, M.-L., Cornet, Y., & Bégout-Anras, M.-L. (2006). Activity patterns, home-range size, and habitat utilization of Sarpa salpa (Teleostei : Sparidae) in the Mediterranean Sea. Ices Journal of Marine Science, 63(1), 128-139.
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Acoustic telemetry was used to record diel movement and habitat utilization of the salema (Sarpa salpa) (Teleostei: Sparidae) during three consecutive summers from 2000 to 2002 in the Calvi and Achiarina bays ...
Gosselin, M., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Lefèbvre, F., Lepoint, G., Pergent, G., Pergent-Martini, C., & Gobert, S. (2006). Trace Metal Concentrations in Posidonia Oceanica of North Corsica (Northwestern Mediterranean Sea): Use as a Biological Monitor? BMC Ecology, 6, 12.
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BACKGROUND: Within semi-closed areas like the Mediterranean Sea, anthropic wastes tend to concentrate in the environment. Metals, in particular, are known to persist in the environment and can affect human ...
Nieberding, C. M., Morand, S., Libois, R., & Michaux, J. (2006). Parasites and the island syndrome: the colonization of the western Mediterranean islands by Heligmosomoides polygyrus (Dujardin, 1845). Journal of Biogeography, 33(7), 1212-1222.
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Aim Populations of free-living vertebrates on islands frequently differ from their mainland counterparts by a series of changes in morphometric, life-history, behavioural, physiological and genetic traits ...
Skliris, N., & Djenidi, S. (2006). Plankton dynamics controlled by hydrodynamic processes near a submarine canyon off NW corsican coast: A numerical modelling study. Continental Shelf Research, 26(11), 1336-1358.
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A three-dimensional (3D) non-linear high-resolution hydrodynamic model coupled to a coastal plankton ecosystem model is used to estimate the impact of hydrodynamic processes on the evolution of the spring ...
Sturaro, N. (2005). Diversité trophique des Idoteidae associés à l’herbier et à la litière de Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile. Unpublished master thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgium.
La diversité trophique de cinq espèces d’Idotéidés associées à l’herbier et à la litière de P. oceanica (L) Delile a été étudiée en utilisant la combinaison de deux méthodes: l’analyse des contenus digestifs ...
Pergent-Martini, C., Leoni, V., Pasqualini, V., Ardizzone, G. D., Balestri, E., Bedini, R., Belluscio, A., Belsher, T., Borg, J., Boudouresque, C. F., Boumaza, S., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Buia, M. C., Calvo, S., Cebrian, J., Charbonnel, E., Cinelli, F., Cossu, A., Di Maida, G., Dural, B., Francour, P., Gobert, S., Lepoint, G., Meinesz, A., Molenaar, H., Mansour, H. M., Panayotidis, P., Peirano, A., Pergent, G., Piazzi, L., Pirrotta, M., Relini, G., Romero, J., Sanchez-Lizaso, J. L., Semroud, R., Shembri, P., Shili, A., Tomasello, A., & Velimirov, B. (2005). Descriptors of Posidonia oceanica meadows: Use and application. Ecological Indicators, 5(3), 213-230.
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The conservation of the coastal marine environment requires the possession of information that enables the global quality of the environment to be evaluated reliably and relatively quickly. The use of ...
Grégoire, M., & MARE interfacultry research centre. (2005, February 25). Marine research at the Liège University: a long tradition of oceanography far away from the sea. Paper presented at VLIZ Young scientific day.
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MARE gathers 24 laboratories of the Faculties of Science, Applied Science, Law and Veterinary Medicine. It integrates complementary disciplines of Oceanology through both pluridisciplinary field works and ...
Gobert, S., Lejeune, P., Lepoint, G., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (2005). C, N, P concentrations and requirements of flowering Posidonia oceanica shoots. Hydrobiologia, 533, 253-259.
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The carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus contents in flowering and nonflowering shoots were compared after an important flowering event occurred in the Posidonia meadow of the Bay of Calvi. The flower formation ...
Vangeluwe, D., Lepoint, G., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Gobert, S. (2004). Effect of transplantation on Posidonia oceanica shoots. Vie et Milieu-Life and Environment, 54(4), 223-230.
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Posidonia oceanica shoots sampled from the healthy meadow in the bay of Revelatta (Corsica, France) were transplanted on metallic grids at 10 m depth. Transplanted shoots have been regularly monitored by the ...
Lepoint, G., Gobert, S., Dauby, P., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (2004). Contributions of benthic and planktonic primary producers to nitrate and ammonium uptake fluxes in a nutrient-poor shallow coastal area (Corsica, NW Mediterranean). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 302(1), 107-122.
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By using the stable isotope N-15, we have measured in situ the uptake of nitrate and ammonium by the seagrass Posidonia oceanica, its leaf epiphyte community, the brown macroalgae Halopteris scoparia and the ...
Lepoint, G., Vangeluwe, D., Eisinger, M., Paster, M., van Treeck, P., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Gobert, S. (2004). Nitrogen dynamics in Posidonia oceanica cuttings: implications for transplantation experiments. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 48(5-6), 465-470.
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A N-15 tracer study was performed during an experimental transplantation trial of natural Posidonia oceanica cuttings. The experiment was done in situ at 17 m depth in the Revellata Bay (Calvi, NW Corsica ...
Skliris, N., Lacroix, G., & Djenidi, S. (2004). Effects of extreme meteorological conditions on coastal dynamics near a submarine canyon. Continental Shelf Research, 24(9), 1033-1045.
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A 3-D hydrodynamic model is applied to assess shelf/slope exchanges in the Calvi Canyon region (Corsica, NW Mediterranean) during the violent storm that affected the Western Europe in December 1999 ...
Elkalay, K., Frangoulis, C., Skliris, N., Goffart, A., Gobert, S., Lepoint, G., & Hecq, J.-H. (2003). A model of the seasonal dynamics of biomass and production of the seagrass Posidonia oceanica in the Bay of Calvi (Northwestern Mediterranean). Ecological Modelling, 167(1-2), 1-18.
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Modelling of seagrasses can be an effective tool to assess factors regulating their growth. Growth and production model of Posidonia oceanica, the dominant submerged aquatic macrophyte occurring in the Bay of ...
Jadot, C., Ovidio, M., & Voss, J. (2002). Diel activity of Sarpa salpa (Sparidae) by ultrasonic telemetry in a Posidonia oceanica meadow of Corsica (Mediterranean Sea). Aquatic Living Resources, 15(6), 343-350.
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In the Mediterranean Sea, the fish Sarpa salpa (Sparidae) is the only vertebrate grazer of Posidonia oceanica meadows. In order to gain knowledge about the behaviour of S. salpa and a better understanding of ...
Lepoint, G., Millet, S., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (2002). Annual nitrogen budget of the seagrass Posidonia oceanica as determined by in situ uptake experiments. Marine Ecology. Progress Series, 237, 87-96.
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The uptake of nitrate and ammonium by the roots and leaves of Posidonia oceanica were determined between February 1993 and June 1999 by in situ experiments using the isotope 15 of nitrogen (N-15) as a tracer ...
Gobert, S. (2002). Variations spatiale et temporelle de l'herbier à Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile (Baie de La Revellata-Calvi-Corse). Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Legendre, L. (2002). Changes in the development of the winter-spring phytoplankton bloom in the Bay of Calvi (NW Mediterranean) over the last two decades: a response to changing climate? Marine Ecology. Progress Series, 236, 45-60.
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The development of the winter-spring phytoplankton bloom was investigated in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica, Ligurian Sea, northwestern Mediterranean) in 1979, 1986, 1988, 1997 and 1998. A drastic reduction of ...
Skliris, N., Hecq, J.-H., & Djenidi, S. (2002). Water fluxes at an ocean margin in the presence of a submarine canyon. Journal of Marine Systems, 32(1-3), 239-251.
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A 3-D, unsteady, nonlinear, high-resolution model is used to estimate shelf/slope exchanges through Calvi Canyon (NW Corsica, Mediterranean Sea) in various regimes of stratification and wind patterns. To ...
Jadot, C., & Ovidio, M. (2001, June). Diel activity of Sarpa salpa (Sparidae) by ultrasonic telemetry in a Posidonia Oceanica meadow of Corsica (Mediterranean sea). Paper presented at Fourth European Conference on Fish Telemetry in Europe, Trondheim, Norvège.
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Lepoint, G. (2001). Compétition pour l'azote inorganique entre le pelagos et le benthos dans un écosystème côtier oligotrophe. Effets sur la dynamique de l'écosystème. Unpublished doctoral thesis, ULg, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Résumé de la thèse intitulée : Compétition pour l’azote inorganique entre le benthos et le pelagos d’un milieu côtier oligotrophe. Effets sur la dynamique de l’écosystème. Dissertation présentée le 9 mai ...
Gobert, S., Defawe, O., Lepoint, G., Demoulin, V., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (2001). Anthesis effects on Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile phenology in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica, Mediterranean Sea). Hydrobiologia, 455, 121-125.
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In Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile, anthesis induces a decrease in the number of juvenile leaves resulting in a significant reduction in the number of leaves on the flowering shoots. All the leaves of the ...
Gobert, S., Vangeluwe, D., Lepoint, G., van Treeck, P., Eisinger, M., Schuhmacher, H., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (2001). Survey of health status of a P oceanica meadow since 1975: perfecting of a method for the meadow rehabilitation and restoration. Proceeding of the 5th meeting of the European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy (pp. 215).
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A long-term survey of the P. oceanica meadow has been in progress since 1975 in the Revallata Bay (Corsica, France) (e.g.Bay, 1984). Actually, since 1991, biometric parameters of the meadow have been monitored ...
Skliris, N., Elkalay, K., Goffart, A., Frangoulis, C., & Hecq, J.-H. (2001). One-dimensional modelling of the plankton ecosystem of the north-western Corsican coastal area in relation to meteorological constraints. Journal of Marine Systems, 27, 337-362.
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In order to study the influence of wind mixing on the spring variability of the plankton production of the north western Corsican coastal area, a one-dimensional (1D), vertical, coupled hydrodynamic ...
Skliris, N., Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Djenidi, S. (2001). Ecohydrodynamics related to the Calvi canyon (Corsica): a numerical study. Proceedings of the 36th CIESM Congress (pp. 80).
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A 3-D, high resolution model is used to investigate the impact of the Calvi canyon on the ecohydrodynamics in early spring conditions. Numerical runs are performed to simulate the nitrate distribution. Results ...
Skliris, N., Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Djenidi, S. (2001). Shelf-slope exchanges associated with a steep submarine canyon off Calvi (Corsica, NW Mediterranean Sea): A modelling approach. Journal of Geophysical Research, 106(C9), 19883-19901.
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A three-dimensional, unsteady, nonlinear, high-resolution model is used to investigate the impact of the Calvi Canyon (NW Corsica) steep topography on the shelf-slope exchanges as well as on the circulation in ...
Lepoint, G., Nyssen, F., Gobert, S., Dauby, P., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (2000). Relative impact of a seagrass bed and its adjacent epilithic algal community in consumer diets. Marine Biology, 136, 513-518.
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The aim of this work was to identify and compare, using nitrogen and carbon stable isotope data, the food sources supporting consumer communities in a Mediterranean seagrass bed (Gulf of Calvi, Corsica) with ...
Lepoint, G., Gobert, S., Dauby, P., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1999, July). In situ measurements of NO3- and NH4+ uptake by primary producers in the Revellata Bay (Corsica), using 15N tracer method. Poster session presented at MAST Advance Study Course "Mediterranean Marine Systems", Barcelona, Spain.
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Lepoint, G., Havelange, S., Gobert, S., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1999). Fauna vs flora contribution to the leaf epiphytes biomass in a Posidonia oceanica seagrass bed (Revellata Bay, Corsica). Hydrobiologia, 394, 63-67.
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The epiphyte biomass of Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile leaves is mainly related to the substrate leaf availability. It decreases with increasing depth and increases from winter to summer, following the leaf ...
Michaux, J., Libois, R., Ramalhinho, M. G., & Maurois, C. (1998). On the mtDNA restriction patterns variation of the Iberian wood mouse (Apodemus sylvaticus). Comparison with other west Mediterranean populations. Hereditas, 129(3), 187-94.
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In previous studies, the presence of three main lineages of wood mice mtDNA was described in western Europe: a first one distributed from the Pyrenees to Scandinavia. a Thyrrenian one occurring in peninsular ...
Millet, S., Nyssen, F., Lepoint, G., Bouquegneau, J.-M., & Dauby, P. (1997, September). In situ measurements of the nitrogen assimilation by marine plants using 15N (Gulf of Calvi-Corsica). Poster session presented at 2nd Annual Meeting "Mass Spectrometry in Pharmaceutical Analysis", Beerse, Belgium.
Ylieff, M. (1997). Rapport de recherche (synthèse théorique et activités scientifiques 1996-97): Utilisation de l'imagerie numérique dans l'étude et la modélisation de profils comportementaux de poissons d'eau douce et d'eau de mer en fonction de leur environnement. Bruxelles, Belgium: F.R.S.-FNRS.
Le principe de base de cette recherche, réalisé tant en laboratoire qu'en milieu naturel, peut se résumer en trois points: Premièrement, définir de manière qualitative puis numérique les profils ...
Havelange, S., Lepoint, G., Dauby, P., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1997). Feeding of the sparid fish Sarpa salpa in a seagrass ecosystem: Diet and carbon flux. Marine Ecology, 18(4), 289-297.
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In Revellata Bay (Gulf of Calvi, Corsica, France), the sparid fish Sarpa salpa L. is the main macro-consumer of Posidonia oceanica (L.) DELILE leaf. Stomach contents were analysed and C-13/C-12 isotopic ratios ...
Darchambeau, F. (1996). Importance des invertébrés vagiles dans l’herbier de posidonies de la baie de Calvi. Unpublished master thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Libois, R., Torrico, J., Ramalhinho, M. G., Michaux, J., Fons, R., & Mathias, M. D. L. (1996). Les populations de rats noirs insulaires de l'ouest de l'Europe. Essai préliminaire de caractérisation génétique (caryotype et ADN mitochondrial). Vie et Milieu, 46(3-4), 213-218.
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The colonisation of Europe by the black rat (Rattus rattus) dates back only to the Roman times. This rodent is now widespread all over the continent as well as on many islands where it was introduced by man ...
Michaux, J., Filippucci, M. G., Libois, R., Fons, R., & Matagne, R.-F. (1996). Biogeography and taxonomy of Apodemus sylvaticus (the woodmouse) in the Tyrrhenian region: Enzymatic variations and mitochondrial DNA restriction pattern analysis. Heredity, 76(Part 3), 267-277.
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In the western Mediterranean area, the taxonomic status of the various forms of Apodemus sylvaticus is quite unclear. Moreover, though anthropogenic, the origins of the island populations remain unknown in ...
Ylieff, M. (1995). Etude in situ de la dynamique de la défense du nid par le mâle territorial (agressions interspécifiques) chez Symphodus (C.) ocellatus (Forsskål, 1775), poisson labridé méditerranéen. Unpublished master thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Approche descriptive et expérimentale des comportements que le mâle territorial nidificateur produit pour protéger son frai vis-à-vis d'autres poissons labridés et des mollusques qui peuplent son nid. Etude ...
Gobert, S., Belkhiria, S., Dauby, P., Havelange, S., Soullard, M., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1995). Variations temporelles de la phénologie et de la composition biochimique de la phanérogame marine Posidonia oceanica en baie de Calvi. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 64, 263-284.
Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Prieur, L. (1995). Contrôle du phytoplancton du bassin ligure par le front liguro-provençal (secteur corse). Oceanologica Acta, 18, 329 - 342.
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The evolution of the phytoplankton distribution was followed along the Calvi - Nice axis, from Calvi to 30 miles offshore, in relation with the hydrological features of the Liguro-Provençal front (Corsican ...
Lecomte, P., Chabi, S., Beckers, Y., Kamoun, M., & Thewis, A. (1995). Influence de l'âge des repousses sur la dégradabilité de l'azote d'une végétation naturelle de savane en région de climat tropical humide après correction de la contamination azotée bactérienne. Annales de Zootechnie, 44, 61.
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Lehucher, P. M., Beautier, L., Chartier, M., Martel, F., Mortier, L., Brehmer, P., Millot, C., Alberola, C., Benzhora, M., Taupierletage, I., Dhieres, G., Didelle, H., Gleizon, P., Obaton, D., Crepon, M., Herbaut, C., Madec, G., Speich, S., Nihoul, J., Beckers, J.-M., Brasseur, P., Deleersnijder, E., Djenidi, S., Fontaine, J., Castellon, A., Garcialadona, E., Lopezgarcia, M., Manriquez, M., Maso, M., Salat, J., Tintore, J., Alonso, S., Gomis, D., Viudez, A., Astraldi, M., Bacciola, D., Borghini, M., Dellamico, F., Galli, C., Lazzoni, E., Gasparini, G., Sparnocchia, S., & Harzallah, A. (1995). Progress from 1989 to 1992 in understanding the circulation of the Western Mediterranean Sea. Oceanologica Acta, 18(2), 255-271.
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The present paper describes the major results obtained from 1989 to 1992 by the EUROMODEL group in studying the circulation in the Western Mediterranean Sea. Particular emphasis has been given to the physical ...
Lepoint, G. (1994). Distribution spatio-temporelle des épiphytes des feuilles de Posidonia oceanica dans la baie de la Revellata (Corsica). Liens trophiques avec le poisson sparidé Sarpa salpa.”. Unpublished master thesis, ULg, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
Nélissen, J.-P., Gobert, S., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Machiroux, R., Dauby, P., & Soullard, M. (1994, January). Heavy meatal dynamics in the Calvi Bay seagrass bed. Paper presented at Posidonia'94 CEC Workshop "Element Stocks and Fluxes in the Posidonia oceanica ecosystem in the Mediterranean", Brussels, B.
Soullard, M., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Dauby, P., Frankignoulle, M., Gobert, S., Havelange, S., & Nélissen, J.-P. (1994, January). Long term evolution of the seagrass bed in Calvi, and carbon cycling in the ecosystem. Paper presented at Posidonia'94 CEC Workshop "Element Stocks and Fluxes in the Posidonia oceanica ecosystem in the Mediterranean", Brussels, B.
Hoffmann, L., Detienne, X., Goffart, A., & Demoulin, V. (1994). Studies of marine epiphytic algae, Calvi, Corsica. III. Variations in the populations of epiphytic Bangiophyceae. Cryptogamie Algologie, 15(1), 53 - 63.
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Variations in the populations of Bangiophyceae (Rhodophyta) epiphytic on Cladophora prolifera and Stypocaulon scoparium were monitored qualitatively and quantitatively for two years (1981/82 and 1987/88) in ...
Lecomte, P., Chabi, S., Beckers, Y., Kamoun, M., & Thewis, A. (1994). Dégradabilité de la protéine corrigée de la contamination azotée bactérienne mesurée à quatre stades de développement sur des repousses de la végétation naturelle de savane en région de climat tropical humide (Ranch de l'Adélé, Togo). Paper presented at 9èmes Journées de Recherche sur l'Alimentation et la Nutrition des Herbivores, Clermont-Ferrand, France.
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Soullard, M., Bourge, I., Fogel, J., Lardinois, D., Mathieu, T., Veeschens, C., Bay, D., Dauby, P., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1994). Evolution of shoot density of the Posidonia seagrass bed of Calvi Bay (Corsica). Vie et Milieu, 44, 199-201.
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Streel, M., & Richelot, C. (1994). Wind and water transport and sedimentation of Miospores along two rivers subject to major floods and entering the Mediterranean Sea at Calvi (Corsica, France). In A., Traverse (Ed.), Sedimentation of organic particles (pp. 59-67). Cambridge: University Press.
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Libois, R., Fons, R., & Bordenave, D. (1993). Mediterranean small mammals and insular syndrome: biometrical study of the long tailes field mouse (Apodemus sylavticus) (Rodentia Muridae) of Corsica. Bonner Zoologische Beiträge, 44(3-4), 147-163.
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The presence in Corsica of a field mouse is well known. Several authors have noted some of its morphological peculiarities but it was only recently (1980) that the presence of A. sylvaticus was establblished ...
Dauby, P., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Soullard, M., & Belkhiria, S. (1993, January). Box-Flux model of carbon in the Posidonia oceanica seagrass bed of Calvi Bay. Paper presented at Posidonia '93 CEC Workshop "Element Stocks and Fluxes in the Posidonia oceanica Ecosystem of the Mediterranean", Calvi, France.
Dauby, P., Noirhomme, S., Soullard, M., Pergent, G., Rico-Raimondino, V., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1993, January). Effects of excess nutrients on Posidonia productio in Calvi Bay. Paper presented at Posidonia '93 CEC Workshop "Element Stocks and Fluxes in the Posidonia oceanica Ecosystem of the Mediterranean", Calvi, France.
Dauby, P., Soullard, M., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1993, January). Carbon fluxes in the Posidonia oceanica bed of Calvi Bay versus depth. Paper presented at Posidonia '93 CEC Workshop "Element Stocks and Fluxes in the Posidonia oceanica Ecosystem of the Mediterranean", Calvi, France.
Gobert, S., Belkhiria, S., Soullard, M., Dauby, P., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1993, January). Long-term variation of the standing crop and other biometric aspects of Posidonia oceanica in Calvi Bay. Paper presented at Posidonia '93 CEC Workshop "Element Stocks and Fluxes in the Posidonia oceanica Ecosystem of the Mediterranean", Calvi, France.
Gobert, S. (1993). Hétérogénéité de la structure de l'herbier de Posidonies de la baie de Calvi: variations à court et à long terme. Unpublished DEA/DES thesis, Université de Liège, ​​Belgium.
Goffart, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (1993). Control of phytoplankton development by nitrate availability in the Liguro-Provençal basin (western Mediterranean). Progress in Belgian Oceanography Research, Royal Academy of Belgium, National Committee of Oceanology (pp. 251-261). IRMA.
Ten years of mesoscale oceanographic studies in the Liguro-Provençal basin (Corsican area) have emphasized that phytoplankton communities distribution is characterized by a high spatial and temporal ...
Jeuniaux, C., Voss-Foucart, M.-F., & Bussers, J.-C. (1993). La production de chitine par les crustacés dans les écosystèmes marins. Aquatic Living Resources, 6, 331-341.
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Chitin is synthesized by numerous animal species, either unicellular organisms or metazoans, belonging mainly to zoological groups of the Coelomate Spiralia lineage. However, the produced chitin in marine ...
Dauby, P., Soullard, M., Frankignoulle, M., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1992, February). Diel carbon and oxygen budgets in the Posidonia oceanica bed of Calvi Bay. Paper presented at Posidonia '92 CEC Workshop "Research Projects on the Posidonia oceanica Ecosystem of the Mediterranean", Ischia, Napoli, Italy.
Soullard, M., Dauby, P., & Bouquegneau, J.-M. (1992, February). Evolution of the shoot density of the Posidonia oceanica bed of Calvi Bay (Corsica). Paper presented at Posidonia '92 CEC Workshop "Research Projects on the Posidonia oceanica Ecosystem of the Mediterranean", Ischia, Napoli, Italy.
Goffart, A. (1992). Influence des contraintes hydrodynamiques sur la structure des communautés phytoplanctoniques du bassin Liguro-Provençal (secteur Corse). Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
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Ozer, A., Cornet, Y., & Comhaire, A. L. (1992). Sedimentology and morphology of some western mediterranean beaches (Finale Ligure in Western Liguria, Calvi in Corsica and Sorso in Sardinia). Bolletino di Oceanologia Teorica ed Applicata, 10(2-3-4), 93-108.
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Mosora, F., Vertez, M., & Dauby, P. (1990, October). A yearly study of 13C/12C isotopic ratio variations in the Calvi's Bay plankton. Paper presented at 32e Congrès du Comité international pour l'Exploration scientifique de la Mer Méditerranée, Perpignan, France.
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Dauby, P., Mosora, F., & Vertez, M. (1990). A yearly study of 13C/12C isotopic ratio variations in the Calvi's Bay plankton. Rapports et Procès Verbaux des Réunions - Commission Internationale pour l'Exploration Scientifique de la Mer Mediterranée, 32, 201-202.
Jeuniaux, C., & Thomé, J.-P. (1990). Production, extraction et utilisation technologique de la chitine à partir de communautés marines. Océanis, 16(5), 375-382.
Chitin production by marine communities in the Mediterranean Sea was studied in Calvi Bay (Corsica). Its mean value amounted to 1 g m-2 year-1 in zooplankton as well as in benthic pioneering communities ...
Libois, R. (1990). Le mulot de îles d'Hyères: un cas de gigantisme insulaire. Vie et milieu, 40(2-3), 217-222.
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A sample of woodmice caught on the Porquerolles island, 2 km off the French coast (Var), has been studied and compared with other ones collected in Corsica and on the mainland. Some yellow-necked wood mie (A ...
Brohée, M., Goffart, A., Frankignoulle, M., Henri, V., Mouchet, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (1989). Variations printanières des communautés planctoniques en baie de Calvi (Corse) en relation avec les contraintes physiques locales. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 30, 321-330.
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Dauby, P. (1989). The stable carbon isotope ratios in benthic food webs of the gulf of Calvi, Corsica. Continental Shelf Research, 9, 181-195.
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Dauby, P. (1988, March). Importance des différentes sources de carbone végétal dans le régime alimentaire des organismes benthiques du Golfe de Calvi: approche par l'analyse des isotopes stables du carbone. Paper presented at 2e Journées d'Etude d'Océanologie Méditerranéenne, Liège, B.
Gervasi, E., Jeuniaux, C., & Dauby, P. (1988). Production de chitine par les crustacés du zooplancton de la baie de Calvi (Corse). In Y., Le Gal & Van Wormhoudt (Eds.), Aspects récents de la biologie des crustacés (pp. 33-38). Brest, France: IFREMER.
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Chitin was estimated in samples of planktonic Crustaceans living in Calvi Bay (Corsica). The percentages of chitin, with respect to dry weight, are comprised between 3,10 % in Clausocalanus spp. and 12,22 % in ...
Hecq, J.-H., Goffart, A., Licot, M., Dauby, P., & Brohée, M. (1988). L'écosystème planctonique de la baie de Calvi (Corse): caractéristiques biochimiques et physiologiques. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 57.
Hoffman, L., Clarisse, S., Detienne, X., Goffart, A., Renard, R., & Demoulin, V. (1988). Evolution of the populations of Cystoseira balearica (Phaeophyceae) and epiphytic Bangiophyceae in the Bay of Calvi (Corsica) in the last eight years. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 4-5, 263-273.
In a number of stations covering the Bay of Calvi (Corsica, Mediterranean Sea) we studied the development of the macroscopic brown alga Cyctoseira balearica and of the epiphytic microscopic Bangiophyceae ...
Jeuniaux, C., Voss-Foucart, M. F., Gervasi, E., Bussers, J. C., & Poulicek, M. (1988). Biomasse et production de chitine par des biocenoses benthiques et planctoniques de la baie de Calvi. Bulletin de la Société Royale de Liège, 57(4-5), 287-299.
Using a specific enzymatic method, chitin biomass and chitin production were estimated in several biological communities from a single relatively well defined marine area, namely the bay of Calvi (Corsica ...
Wilmotte, A., & Demoulin, V. (1988). STUDIES OF MARINE EPIPHYTIC ALGAE, CALVI, CORSICA .2. SEASONAL-VARIATIONS IN THE POPULATIONS OF EPIPHYTIC BLUE-GREEN-ALGAE IN 3 HARBORS WITH DIFFERENT POLLUTION LOADS. British Phycological Journal, 23, 259-266.
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Wilmotte, A., Goffart, A., & Demoulin, V. (1988). Studies of marine epiphytic algae, Calvi Corsica. I. Determination of minimal sampling areas for microscopic algal epiphytes. European Journal of Phycology, 23, 251 - 258.
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Minimal sampling areas have been determined for marine Bangiophyceae and Cyanophyceaee epiphytic on Cladophora prolifera and Halopteris scoparia in Calvi, Corsica. This was done by observing the stabilization ...
Dauby, P. (1987). Essai de modélisation du transfert d'énergie dans la chaïne trphique en baie de Calvi. Annales de la Société Royale Zoologique de Belgique, 117, 86.
Hecq, J.-H., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Djenidi, S., Frankignouille, M., Goffart, A., & Licot, M. (1986). Some aspects of the Liguro-Provençal frontal ecohydrodynamics. In J., Nihoul (Ed.), Marine Interfaces Ecohydrodynamics (Elsevier Oceanography Series, pp. 42 : 257 - 271). Amsterdam Oxford New York Tokyo: Elsevier.
Jeuniaux, C., Bussers, J.-C., Voss-Foucart, M. F., & Poulicek, M. (1986). Chitin production by animals and natural communities in marine environment. In R., Muzzarelli, C., Jeuniaux, & G. W., Gooday, Chitin in nature and technology (pp. 515-522). Plenum Press.
Dauby, P. (1985, September). Annual variations of carbon flows within planktonic ecosystem of the gulf of Calvi (Corsica). Paper presented at Oceanography of the Mediterranean Sea; interdisciplinary aspects in the pelagic environment, Villefranche-sur-Mer, France.
Dauby, P. (1985, June). Dynamique des populations et production des copépodes planctoniques du golfe de Calvi (Corse). Paper presented at 9e Réunion internationale des Carcinologistes de Langue Française, Roscoff, France.
Dauby, P. (1985, March). Productivité de l'écosystème planctonique du Golfe de Calvi. Paper presented at 1es Journées Belges d'Etude en Océanologie, Bruxelles, B.
Dauby, P. (1985). Dynamique et productivité de l'écosystème planctonique du Golfe de Calvi - Corse. Unpublished doctoral thesis, Université de Liège, ​​Belgium.
Dauby, P. (1985). Plankton productivity in the Gulf of Calvi. In R., Van Grieken & R., Wollast (Eds.), Progress in Belgian Oceanographic Research (pp. 442-450). Antwerp, Belgium: Antwerp University Press.
Djenidi, S. (1985). Observations au large de Calvi en régime d'été. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 54(6), 287-300.
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Djenidi, S. (1985). Remote sensing and near surface structures and circulation in the Ligurian Sea off Corsica. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 54(4-5), 277-284.
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Goffart, A., & Hecq, J.-H. (1985). Influence du Front-Liguro-Provençal (secteur Corse) sur la production planctonique (1983 - 1984). Rapp. Comm. int. Mer Medit. (proceedings of the 29th CIESM Congress) (pp. 29 (9) : 133 - 134).
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Hydrographic measurements carried out during oceanographic campaigns in the Liguro-Provençal basin (Corsican area) have confirmed the presence of a thermohaline front along the occidental Corsican coast ...
Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., & Licot, M. (1985). Ecohydrodynamical study of the Liguro-Provençal front (Corsica) - II. Phytoplankton data. In R., Van Grieken & R., Wollast (Eds.), Proceedings of the Symposium on Progress in Belgian Oceanography, Brussels, March 1985 (pp. 408 - 413).
Cruises realized on board of the RV "Recteur Dubuisson" in the region of the Liguro-Provençal Front (Corsican area) allow the description of the chlorophyllian pigments distribution from the coast to 30 miles ...
Hecq, J.-H., Licot, M., Goffart, A., Mouchet, A., Frankignoulle, M., Bouquegneau, J.-M., Disteche, A., Godeaux, J., & Nihoul, J. (1985). Ecohydrodynamical study of the Liguro-Proven Front (Corsica) I. Hydrological data. In R., Van Grieken & R., Wollast (Eds.), Proceedings of the Symposium on Progress in Belgian Oceanography, Brussels, March 1985 (pp. 397-407). UIA, Antwerpen, Belgium.
Hydrological measurements (temperature, conductivity, salinity) have been realized in 1982 and 1984 along the Calvi - Nice axis from the Corsican coast to 30 miles offshore. The data have shown a thermohaline ...
Licot, M., Goffart, A., Lesage, B., & Vandenhout, A. (1985). Ecohydrodynamical study of the Liguro-Proven Front (Corsica) III. Primary production and nutrients. In R., Van Grieken & R., Wollast (Eds.), Proceedings of the Symposium on Progress in Belgian Oceanography, Brussels, March 1985 (pp. 414 - 422).
Nutrients (nitrate, ammonia, silicate, phosphate) and primary production rates have been determined in the Liguro-Provençal front and adjacent water masses in March, June and October 1984. Nutrients vary ...
Richelot, C., & Streel, M. (1985). Transport et sédimentation du pollen par les courants aériens, fluviatiles et marins à Calvi (Corse). Pollen et Spores, XXVII(3-4), 349-364.
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Dauby, P. (1984). Dynamique et production printanière du Mysidacé Leptomysis lingvura en baie de Calvi. Annales de la Société Royale Zoologique de Belgique, 114((suppl. 1)), 196.
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Dauby, P. (1984). Relation entre respiration et production secondaire des copépodes de la baie de Calvi au printemps 1983. Annales de la Société Royale Zoologique de Belgique, 114(suppl. 1), 196-197.
Hecq, J.-H., & Goffart, A. (1984). Analyse des classes de lipides et des acides gras de Leptomysis lingura (Sars) crustacé mysidacé. Influence des condition snutritionnelles. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 1, 69-80.
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Libois, R. (1984). Essai synécologique sur les micromammifères d'Europe atlantique et ouest méditerranéenne: étude par analyse du régime alimentaire de Tyto alba (Scopoli). Cahiers d'Ethologie, 4(2), 1-202.
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Methods: owl pellets in Belgium, Corsica and in East Pyrenees. Quality of the samples: exhaustivity and representativity. Habitat evaluation in the barn owl home range: climate, orography, vegetation ...
Dauby, P. (1983). Variations annuelles de la localisation spatiale et de la composition des essaims de Leptomysis lingvura en baie de Calvi (Corse). Rapports et Procès Verbaux des Réunions - Commission Internationale pour l'Exploration Scientifique de la Mer Mediterranée, 28, 147-148.
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Djenidi, S. (1983). La station de Calvi et l'expérience Medalpex en Méditerranée Occidentale. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 52(1), 51-64.
Dauby, P. (1982). Quelques aspects d'un cycle annuel du zooplancton en baie de Calvi (Corse). Annales de la Société Royale Zoologique de Belgique, 112, 68-77.
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Djenidi, S., Lejeune, A., & Bay, D. (1982). Etude de l’érosion de la plage de Porticciolo (Corse). Document ULg-STARESO.
Goffart, A. (1982). Systématique et écologie des Bangiophycées épiphytes dans la Baie de Calvi (Corse). Unpublished master thesis, Université de Liège, ​Liège, ​​Belgique.
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Jeuniaux, C., Voss-Foucart, M. F., & Bussers, J.-C. (1982). Preliminary results on chitin biomass in some benthic marine biocenoses. Paper presented at Second international conference on chitin and chitosan, Sapparo, Japan.
In an attempt to compare chitin productivity in different biocenoses from an ecological point of view, chitin biomass of some benthic communities was measured on Corsica northwest coasts (Calvi, Mediterranean ...
Dauby, P. (1981). Approche de la dynamique des populations du Mysidacé Leptomysis lingvura (Sars) dans la baie de Calvi. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 50, 407-411.
Djenidi, S., & Loffet, A. (1981). Impact de la construction du nouveau port de plaisance d’Ile Rousse (Corse). Document ULg-STARESO.
Hecq, J.-H., Gaspar, A., & Dauby, P. (1981). Caractéristiques écologiques et biochimiques de l'écosystème planctonique en baie de Calvi (Corse). Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 50, 440-445.
Hecq, J.-H., Gaspar, A., & Dauby, P. (1981). Variations annuelles de la composition biochimique du zooplancton en baie de Calvi (Corse) (1978-1979). Rapports et Procès Verbaux des Réunions - Commission Internationale pour l'Exploration Scientifique de la Mer Mediterranée, 27, 203-204.
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Jeuniaux, C. (1981). Faunistique et écologie chimique des peuplements benthiques sur substrats durs et des sédiments de la baie de Calvi (Corse). Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 50(11-12), 446-452.
A research program on mediterranean benthos ecology going on in Calvi (Corsica) is presented. The first goal of this program is the characterisation of different benthic marine biocenoses by some chemical ...
Libois, R., & Vranken, M. (1981). Myotis bechsteini en Corse. Mammalia, 45(3), 380-381.
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Dauby, P. (1980, December). Quelques aspects d'un cycle annuel du zooplancton en Baie de Calvi. Paper presented at Réunion de la Société Royale Zoologique de Belgique, Liège, B.
Dauby, P. (1980). Cycle annuel du zooplancton de surface de la baie de Calvi (Corse). Biomasse totale et plancton copépodien. Oceanologica Acta, 3, 403-407.
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Dauby, P. (1980). Quelques observations sur les essaims du Mysidacé Leptomysis lingvura en baie de Calvi. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 49, 84-88.
Djenidi, S., & Lejeune, A. (1980). Etude de l’extension du port de plaisance de Macinaggio (Corse). Document ULg-STARESO.
Dauby, P. (1979). Etude de quelques aspects des populations zooplanctoniques de la Baie de Calvi (Corse). Unpublished master thesis, Université de Liège, ​​Belgium.
Jeuniaux, C., Boutique, R., & Voss-Foucart, M. F. (1979). Importance quantitative de la chitine dans les biocenoses benthiques et les sédiments marins. Paper presented at XIth international congress of biochemistry, Toronto, Canada.
Bussers, J.-C., Arnould, C., Chardon, M., Desière, M., Jeuniaux, C., Voss, J., & Voss-Foucart, M. F. (1976). Contribution à l'inventaire de la faune marine des fonds de la région de Calvi (Corse). Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 45(3-4), 123-135.