Publications

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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

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

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

Minke whale skeleton discovered in the Southern Ocean. Photo credit: Diva Amon.

Minke whale skeleton discovered in the Southern Ocean. Photo credit: Diva Amon.

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

A new species of squat lobster named in honour of Nelson Mandela, Munidopsis mandelai. Photo credit: Diva Amon

A new species of squat lobster named in honour of Nelson Mandela, Munidopsis mandelai. Photo credit: Diva Amon.

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

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

Osedax crouchi. Photo credit: Diva Amon.

Osedax crouchi. Photo credit: Diva Amon.

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

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

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

Xylophaga indica in situ imaged using micro-CT. Photo credit: Diva Amon.

Xylophaga indica in situ imaged using micro-CT. Photo credit: Diva Amon.

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

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

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

 

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Dominant megafauna observed in the eastern Clarion-Clipperton Zone. Photo credit: (a,c,e,g) – DJ Amon & CR Smith, University of Hawai’i; (d) – AJ Gooday & A Goineau, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton; (b,f,h) – AG Glover, TD Dahlgren & H Wiklund, Natural History Museum, London and Uni Research.

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

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

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

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

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An early-stage cetacean fall observed in the Clarion-Clipperton Zone, Pacific Ocean. Photo credit: WHOI.

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

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

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A likely new species of jellyfish encountered during the exploration of the deepwater of the Marianas. Photo credit: NOAA’s Office of Ocean Exploration and Research.

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

20. Amon, D.J., A. Ziegler, A. Kremenetskaia, C. Mah, R. Mooi, T. O’Hara, D. Pawson, M. Roux, C. Smith, 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

Psychropotes semperiana

Psychropotes semperiana. Photo credit: Craig Smith and Diva Amon, University of Hawaii.

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