Publications

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31. Thaler, A.D., D.J. Amon, 2019. 260 Voyages Beneath the Sea: A global assessment of biodiversity and research effort at deep-sea hydrothermal vents. PeerJ, e27559v1. https://peerj.com/articles/7397/

30. Chapman, A.S., S.E. Beaulieu, A. Colaço, A.V. Gebruk, A. Hilario, T.C. Kihara, E. Ramirez‐Llodra, J. Sarrazin, V. Tunnicliffe, D.J. Amon, et al., 2019. sFDvent: A global trait database for deep‐sea hydrothermal‐vent fauna. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 001– 14https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12975

29. Laffoley, D.,  D.J. Amon, D. Currie, C. Downs, J. Hall-Spencer, H. Harden-Davies, R. Page, C. Reid, C. Roberts, et al., 2019. Eight urgent fundamental steps to recover ocean sustainability, and the consequences for humanity and the planet of inaction or delay. Aquatic Conservation. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3182

28. Lu, W., C. Cusack, M. Chen, K. Paige, M. Baker, N. Pinardi, T. Wang, X. Zhang, A. Reitz, D. Amon, et al., 2019. Successful Blue Economy Examples With an Emphasis on International Perspectives. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6: 261. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2019.00261

27. France, S.C., D.J. Amon, C. Messing, A. Skarke, D. Wagner, M.P. White, B.R.C. Kennedy, N. Pawlenko, 2019. Deep-Sea Exploration of the US Gulf of Mexico with NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer [in special issue: New Frontiers in Ocean Exploration: The E/V Nautilus, NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer and R/V Falkor 2018 Field Season. Oceanography. 32(1): 78-81. http://tos.org/oceanography/assets/docs/32-1_supplement.pdf

26. Jones, D.O., D.J. Amon, and A.S. Chapman, 2018. Mining deep-ocean mineral deposits: what are the ecological risks? Elements: An International Magazine of Mineralogy, Geochemistry, and Petrology, 14:5, 325-330.  https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/msa/elements/article-abstract/14/5/325/559104

25. Herzog, S., D.J. Amon, C.R. Smith, D. Janussen, 2018. Two new species of Sympagella (Porifera: Hexactinellida: Rossellidae) collected from the Clarion-Clipperton Zone, East Pacific. Zootaxa 4466:1, 152-163.  https://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.4466.1.12

24. Amon, D.J., J. Gobin, C.L. Van Dover, L.A. Levin, L. Marsh, N.A. Raineault, 2017. Characterization of Methane-Seep Communities in a Deep-Sea Area Designated for Oil and Natural Gas Exploitation Off Trinidad and Tobago. Frontiers in Marine Science 4:342. https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmars.2017.00342/full

23.  Smith, C.R., D.J. Amon, N.D. Higgs, A.G. Glover, E.L. Young, 2017. Data are inadequate to test whale falls as chemosynthetic stepping-stones using network analysis: faunal overlaps do support a stepping-stone role. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 20171281. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.1281

22. Lindh, M.V., B.M. Maillot, C.N. Shulse, A.J. Gooday, D.J. Amon, C.R. Smith, M.J. Church, 2017. From the Surface to the Deep-Sea: Bacterial Distributions across Polymetallic Nodule Fields in the Clarion-Clipperton Zone of the Pacific Ocean. Frontiers in Microbiology  8:1696. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2017.01696

21. Amon, D.J., A. Ziegler, J. Drazen, A. Grischenko, A. Leitner, D. Lindsay, J. Voight, et al., 2017. Megafauna of the UKSRL exploration contract area and eastern Clarion-Clipperton Zone in the Pacific Ocean: Annelida, Arthropoda, Bryozoa, Chordata, Ctenophora, MolluscaBiodiversity Data Journal 5: e14598. 10.3897/BDJ.5.e14598

20. Amon, D.J., A. Ziegler, A. Kremenetskaia, C. Mah, R. Mooi, T. O’Hara, D. Pawson, et al., 2017. Megafauna of the UKSRL exploration contract area and eastern Clarion-Clipperton Zone in the Pacific Ocean: Echinodermata. Biodiversity Data Journal. 5: e11794. https://doi.org/10.3897/BDJ.5.e11794

19. Cormier, M.H., K.L.C. Bell, S.M. Sharuga, C. Castillo, J. Conrad, D. Amon, et al., 2017. Exploration of the Southern California Borderland [in special issue: New Frontiers in Ocean Exploration: The E/V Nautilus, NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer and R/V Falkor Field Season. Oceanography. 30(1): 40-41.  https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2017.supplement.01

18. Amon, D.J., P. Fryer, D. Glickson, S. Pomponi, E. Lobecker, K. Cantwell, K. Elliott, D. Sowers, 2017. Deepwater Exploration of the Marianas [in special issue: New Frontiers in Ocean Exploration: The E/V Nautilus, NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer and R/V Falkor Field Season. Oceanography. 30(1): 60-65. https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2017.supplement.01

17. Cabrera, I., D. Amon, A. Thaler, L. Peterka, R. MacPherson, J. Kerr, 2016. Nomination: National Marine Sanctuary Designation For The Marianas Trench Marine National Monument – Completing an Environmental Legacy.  http://www.nominate.noaa.gov/nominations/mariana_trench_additionalInformation_120516.pdf

16. Amon, D.J., A. Hilario, P. Martinez Arbizu, C.R. Smith, 2016. Observations of organic falls in the abyssal Clarion-Clipperton Zone, tropical eastern Pacific Ocean. Marine Biodiversity. doi: 10.1007/s12526-016-0572-4

15. Glover, A., T. Dahlgren, S. Taboada, G. Paterson, H. Wiklund, A. Waeschenbach, A. Cobley, P. Martínez, S. Kaiser, S. Schnurr, S. Khodami, U. Raschka, D. Kersken, H. Stuckas, L. Menot, P. Bonifacio, A. Vanreusel, L. Macheriotou, M. Cunha, A. Hilário, C. Rodrigues, A. Colaço, P. Ribeiro, M. Błażewicz, A. Gooday, D. Jones, D. Billett, A. Goineau, D. Amon, et al., 2016. The London Workshop on the Biogeography and Connectivity of the Clarion-Clipperton Zone. Research Ideas and Outcomes 2: e10528. doi: 10.3897/rio.2.e10528

14. Cordes, E.E., D.O.B. Jones, T.A. Schlacher, D.J. Amon, A.F. Bernadino, et al., 2016. Environmental impacts of the deep-water oil and gas industry: a review to guide management strategies. Frontiers in Environmental Science 4: 58. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2016.00058

13. Dahlgren, T.G., H. Wiklund, M. Rabone, D.J. Amon, C. Ikebe, L. Watling, C.R. Smith, A.G. Glover, 2016. Abyssal fauna of the UK-1 polymetallic nodule exploration claim, Clarion-Clipperton Zone, central Pacific Ocean: Cnidaria. Biodiversity Data Journal 4: e9277.doi: 10.3897/BDJ.4.e9277

12. Amon, D.J., A.F. Ziegler, T.G. Dahlgren, A.G. Glover, A. Goineau, A.J. Gooday, H.Wiklund and C.R. Smith, 2016. First insights into the abundance and diversity of abyssal megafauna in a polymetallic-nodule region in the eastern Clarion-Clipperton Zone. Scientific Reports 6: 30492. doi:10.1038/srep30492

11. Glover, A.G., H. Wiklund, M. Rabone, D.J. Amon, C.R. Smith, T. O’Hara, C.L. Mah and T.G. Dahlgren, 2016. Abyssal fauna of the UK-1 polymetallic nodule exploration claim, Clarion-Clipperton Zone, central Pacific Ocean: Echinodermata. Biodiversity Data Journal 4: e7251. doi: 10.3897/BDJ.4.e7251

10. Amon, D.J., J.T. Copley, T.G. Dahlgren, T. Horton, K.M. Kemp, A.D. Rogers and A.G. Glover, 2015. Observations of fauna attending wood and bone deployments from two seamounts on the Southwest Indian Ridge. Deep-sea Research Part II: Topical studies in Oceanography doi:10.1016/j.dsr2.2015.07.003

9. Amon, D.J., D. Sykes, F. Ahmed, J.T. Copley, K.M. Kemp, P.A. Tyler, C.M. Young and A.G. Glover, 2015. Seeing in the dark: Ecosystem functions of the wood-boring genus, Xylophaga revealed by micro-computed-tomography. Frontiers in Marine Science 2:10 doi: 10.3389/fmars.2015.00010

8. Carey, S., L.C. Bell, C. Roman, F. Dondin, R. Robertson, J. Gobin, S. Wankel, A.P.M. Michel, D.J. Amon, L. Marsh, C. Smart, I. Vaughan, B. Ball, K. Rodrigue, M. Haldeman, A. George and R. Ballard, 2015. Exploring Kick’em Jenny Submarine Volcano and the Barbados Cold Seep Province, Southern Lesser Antilles [in special issue: New Frontiers in Ocean Exploration: The E/V Nautilus 2014 Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Field Season]. Oceanography, 28(1, Supplement): 38-39. http://www.tos.org/oceanography/archive/28-1_nautilus.pdf

7. Smith, C.R., A.G. Glover, T. Truede, N.D. Higgs and D.J. Amon, 2015. Whale-fall ecosystems: recent insights into ecology, paleoecology and evolution. Annual Review of Marine Science 7: 571-596. http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev-marine-010213-135144

6. Amon, D.J., H. Wiklund, T. Dahlgren, C.R. Smith, K.M. Kemp, J.T. Copley, A. Jamieson and A.G. Glover, 2014. Three new species and two new records of the siboglinid genus Osedax from the deep Antarctic. Zoologica Scripta 43(4): 405-417. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/zsc.12057/abstract

5. Van Dover, C., K.L.C Bell, L. Marsh, C. German, B. John, M. Cheadle, M. Vecchione, D. Amon, B. Ball, J.T. Copley, C. Smart, S.H. Fuller, B.T. Phillips, K. Cantner, S. Auscavitch and R.D. Ballard, 2014. Exploration of the Mid-Cayman Rise. Oceanography 27(1-Supplement): 32-33. http://www.tos.org/oceanography/archive/27-1_nautilus.pdf

4. Macpherson, E., D.J. Amon and P.F. Clark, 2014. A new species of Munidopsis from a seamount of the Southwest Indian Ocean Ridge (Decapoda: Munidopsidae). Zootaxa 3753(3): 291-296. http://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.3753.3.8

3. Amon, D.J., A.G. Glover, H. Wiklund, L. Marsh, K. Linse, A.D. Rogers and J.T. Copley, 2013. The discovery of a natural whale fall in the Antarctic deep sea. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography 92(0): 87-96. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0967064513000489

2. Connelly, D.P., J.T. Copley, B.J. Murton, K. Stansfield, P.A. Tyler, C.R. German, C.L. Van Dover, D.J. Amon, M. Furlong, N. Grindlay, N. Hayman, V. Huhnerbach, M. Judge, T. Le Bas, S. McPhail, A. Meier, K. Nakamura, V. Nye, M. Pebody, R. Pedersen, S. Plouviez, C. Sands, R.C. Searle, P. Stevenson, S. Taws and S. Wilcox, 2012. Hydrothermal vent fields and chemosynthetic biota on the world’s deepest seafloor spreading centre. Nature Communications 3: 620-629. http://www.nature.com/ncomms/journal/v3/n1/full/ncomms1636.html

1. German, C.R., P.A. Tyler, C. McIntyre, D. Amon, M. Cheadle, J. Clarke, B. John, J.M. McDermott, S.A. Bennett, J.A. Huber, J.C. Kinsey, J.S. Seewald, C.L. Van Dover and K. Elliot, 2012. Exploration of the Mid-Cayman Rise. Oceanography 25(1-Supplement): 52-53. http://www.tos.org/oceanography/archive/25-1_supplement.pdf