• A Blueprint for an Inclusive, Global Deep-Sea Ocean Decade Field Program 

      Howell, Kerry L.; Hilário, Ana; Allcock, A. Louise; Bailey, David M; Baker, Maria; Clark, Malcolm R.; Colaço, Ana; Copley, Jon; Cordes, Erik; Danovaro, Roberto; Dissanayake, Awantha; Escobar, Elva; Esquete, Patricia; Gallagher, Austin J; Gates, Andrew R.; Gaudron, Sylvie M.; German, Christopher R.; Gjerde, Kristina M; Higgs, Nicholas D.; Le Bris, Nadine; Levin, Lisa A.; Manea, Elisabetta; McClain, Craig; Menot, Lenaick; Mestre, Nélia C.; Metaxas, Anna; Milligan, Rosanna J; Muthumbi, Agnes WN; Narayanaswamy, Bhavani E.; Ramalho, Sofia P.; Ramirez-Llodra, Eva; Robson, Laura M; Rogers, Alex D.; Sellanes, Javier; Sigwart, Julia D.; Sink, Kerry; Snelgrove, Paul V. R.; Stefanoudis, Paris V.; Sumida, Paulo Y.; Taylor, Michelle L.; Thurber, Andrew R.; Vieira, Rui P; Watanabe, Hiromi K.; Woodall, Lucy C.; Xavier, Joana R. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The ocean plays a crucial role in the functioning of the Earth System and in the provision of vital goods and services. The United Nations (UN) declared 2021–2030 as the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development. ...
    • Diversity, distribution and phylogenetic affinities of deep-sea lithistids (Porifera, Heteroscleromorpha) of the Azores archipelago 

      Xavier, Joana; Rees, David John; Pereira, Raquel; Colaço, Ana; Pham, Christopher K.; Carvalho, Francisca C. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021-05-28)
      Lithistid sponges are globally distributed in temperate and sub-tropical areas, constituting an important component of deep-sea benthic communities where they form structurally complex and vulnerable marine ecosystems ...
    • The First Cut Is the Deepest: Trawl Effects on a Deep-Sea Sponge Ground Are Pronounced Four Years on 

      Morrison, Katelin M.; Meyer, Heidi Kristina; Roberts, Emyr Martyn; Rapp, Hans Tore; Colaço, Ana; Pham, Christopher K. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Few studies have described the effects of physical disturbance and post-recovery of deep-sea benthic communities. Here, we explore the status of deep-sea sponge ground communities four years after being impacted by an ...
    • sFDvent: A global trait database for deep‐sea hydrothermal‐vent fauna 

      Chapman, Abbie; Beaulieu, Stace; Colaço, Ana; Gebruk, Andrey; Hilário, Ana; Kihara, Terue C.; Ramirez-Llodra, Eva; Sarrazin, Jozee; Tunnicliffe, Verena J.; Amon, Diva J.; Baker, Maria; Boschen-Rose, Rachel; Chen, Chong; Cooper, Isabelle; Copley, Jonathan; Corbari, Laure; Cordes, Erik; Cuvelier, Daphne; Duperron, Sebastien; Du Preez, Cherisse; Gollner, Sabine; Horton, Tammy; Hourdez, Stephane; Kryolova, Elena; Linse, Kathrin; LokaBharati, P.A.; Marsh, Leigh; Matabos, Marjolaine; Wier Mills, Susan; Mullineaux, Lauren; Rapp, Hans Tore; Reid, William David Kenneth; Rybakova, Elena; Thomas, Tresa Remya; Southgate, Samuel James; Stöhr, Sabine; Turner, Philip J; Watanabe, Hiromi Kayama; Yasuhara, Moriaki; Bates, Amanda E. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Motivation: Traits are increasingly being used to quantify global biodiversity patterns, with trait databases growing in size and number, across diverse taxa. Despite growing interest in a trait‐based approach to the ...