Submissions from 2018


Periodontitis in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Simran Agarwal, Deepthi Gangaram, and Mir Saleem

Hot or Not? Comparative Behavioral Thermoregulation, Critical Temperature Regimes, and Thermal Tolerances of the Invasive Lionfish Pterois sp. Versus Native Western North Atlantic Reef Fishes, B. D. Barker, Andrij Horodysky, and David Kerstetter


A Global Perspective on the Trophic Geography of Sharks, Christopher S. Bird, Ana Verissimo, Sarah Magozzi, Katya G. Abrantes, Alex Aguilar, Hassan Al-Reasi, Adam Barnett, Dana M. Bethea, Gerard Biais, Asuncion Borrell, Marc Bouchoucha, Mariah Boyle, Edward J. Brooks, Juerg Brunnschweiler, Paco Bustamante, Aaron Carlisle, Diana Catarino, Stephane Caut, Yves Cherel, Tiphaine Chouvelon, Diana Churchill, Javier Ciancio, Julien Claes, Ana Colaço, Dean L. Courtney, Pierre Cresson, Ryan Daly, Leigh de Necker, Tetsuya Endo, Ivon Figueiredo, Ashley J. Frisch, Joan Holst Hansen, Michael Heithaus, NIgel E. Hussey, Johannes Iitembu, Francis Jaunes, Michael J. Kinney, Jeremy J. Kiszka, Sebastian A. Klarian, Dorothee Kopp, Robert Leaf, Yunkai Li, Anne Lorrain, Daniel J. Madigan, Aleksandra Maljkovic, Luis Malpica-Cruz, Philip Matich, Mark G. Meekan, Frederic Menard, Gui M. Menezes, Samantha E. M. Munroe, Michael C. Newman, Yannis P. Papastamatiou, Heidi Pethybridge, Jeffrey D. Plumlee, Carlos Polo-Silva, Katie Quaeck-Davis, Vincent Raoult, Jonathan Reum, Yassir Eden Torres-Rojas, David S. Shiffman, Oliver N. Shipley, Conrad W. Speed, Michelle D. Staudinger, Amy K. Teffer, Alexander Tilley, Maria Valls, Jeremy Vaudo, Tak-Cheung Wai, R. J. David Wells, Alex S. J. Wyatt, Andrew Yool, and Clive N. Trueman


Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Near-Death Experience, Jerod Buchta and Mir Saleem

Ontogenetic Diet Shifts of Green Sea Turtles (Chelonia mydas) in a Mid-Ocean Developmental Habitat, Claire M. Burgett, Derek A. Burkholder, Kathryn A. Coates, Virginia L. Fourqurean, W. Judson Kenworthy, Sarah A. Manuel, Mark E. Outerbridge, and James W. Fourqurean


Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI) Efficiency, and Comparison to Alternative Antidepressant Treatments, Angela Camilli and Mir Saleem

Refuges and Risks: Evaluating the Benefits of an Expanded MPA Network for Mobile Apex Predators, Ryan Daly, Malcolm J. Smale, Sarika Singh, Mahmood S. Shivji, Clare A. K. Daly, James S. E. Lea, Lara L. Sousa, Bradley M. Wetherbee, Richard Fitzpatrick, Christopher R. Clarke, Marcus Sheaves, and Adam Barnett


Hypocrisy and Corruption: How Disparities in Power Shape the Evolution of Social Control, Omar T. Eldakar, J. Oliver Kammeyer, Nikhil Nagabandi, and Andrew C. Gallup

Arithmagons and Geometrically Invariant Multiplicative Integer Partitions, J. A. Franco, J. Champion, and J. W. Lyons


Assessment of Mesophotic Coral Ecosystem Connectivity for Proposed Expansion of a Marine Sanctuary in the Northwest Gulf of Mexico: Larval Dynamics, Lysel Garavelli, Michael S. Studivan, Joshua D. Voss, Alyson Kuba, Joana Figueiredo, and Laurent M. Cherubin

State of Corals and Coral Reefs of the Galapagos Islands (Ecuador): Past, Present, and Future, Peter W. Glynn, Joshua Feingold, Andrew Baker, Stuart Banks, Iliana B. Baums, Julia Cole, Mitchell W. Colgan, Peggy Fong, Peter J. Glynn, Inti Keith, Derek Manzello, Bernhard Riegl, Benjamin I. Ruttenberg, Tyler B. Smith, and Mariana Vera-Zambrano

Monitoring Programs of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico: Inventory, Development and Use of a Large Monitoring Database to Map Fish and Invertebrate Spatial Distributions, Arnaud Gruss, Holly A. Perryman, Elizabeth A. Babcock, Skyler Sagarese, James T. Thorson, Cameron H. Ainsworth, Evan John Anderson, Kenneth Brennan, Matthew D. Campbell, Mary C. Christman, Scott Cross, Michael Drexler, J. Marcus Drymon, Chris Gardner, David S. Hanisko, Jill Hendon, Christopher C. Koenig, Matthew Love, Fernando Martinez-Andrade, Jack Morris, Brandi T. Noble, Matthew A. Nuttall, Jason Osborne, Christy Pattengil-Semmens, Adam G. Pollack, Tracey Sutton, and Theodore S. Switzer

Robust Forensic Matching of Confiscated Horns to Individual poached African rhinoceros, Cindy Harper, Anette Ludwig, Amy Clarke, Kagiso Makgopela, Andrey A. Yurchenko, Alan Guthrie, Pavel Dobrynin, Gaik Tamazian, Richard Emslie, Marile van Heerden, Markus Hofmeyr, Roderick Potter, Johannes Roets, Piet Beytell, Moses Otiende, Linus Kariuki, Raoul du Toit, Natasha Anderson, Joseph Okori, Alexey Antonik, Klaus-Peter Koepfli, Peter Thompson, and Stephen James O'Brien


Starch, Lipid, and Protein Accumulation in Nutrient-Stressed Microalgal Cells Studied Using Fourier Transform Infrared Microscopy, Gary Hastings, Jodian Thomas, Keillor Witt, Dimitri Giarikos, and Reza Razeghifard


Ongoing Transposon-Mediated Genome Reduction in the Luminous Bacterial Symbionts of Deep-Sea Ceratioid Anglerfishes, Tory Hendry, Lindsay L. Freed, Dana Fadera, Dante Fenolio, Tracey Sutton, and Jose Lopez


Relative Abundance of Bacillus spp., Surfactant-Associated Bacterium Present in a Natural Sea Slick Observed by Satellite SAR Imagery over the Gulf of Mexico, Kathryn Howe, Cayla W. Dean, John Alexander Kluge, Alexander Soloviev, Aurelien Tartar, Mahmood S. Shivji, Susanne Lehner, and William Perrie


Is There a Link between Aging and Microbiome Diversity in Exceptional Mammalian Longevity?, Graham M. Hughes, John Leech, Sebastien J. Puechmaille, Jose V. Lopez, and Emma C. Teeling


Diet of the Invasive Lionfish Pterois sp. in Broward County, Florida, Sarah Ann Jasper, J. D. Thomas, and David Kerstetter

An Algorithm for Optically-Deriving Water Depth from Multispectral Imagery in Coral Reef Landscapes in the Absence of Ground-Truth Data, Jeremy Kerr and Samuel J. Purkis


Billfishes in a Changing World, David Kerstetter and Jason Schratwieser

Ontogenetic Partial Migration Is Associated with Environmental Drivers and Influences Fisheries Interactions in a Marine Predator, James S. E. Lea, Bradley M. Wetherbee, Lara L. Sousa, Choy Aming, Neil Burnie, Nicolas E. Humphries, Nuno Queiroz, Guy Harvey, David W. Sims, and Mahmood S. Shivji

Varieties generated by unstable involution semigroups with continuum many subvarieties, Edmond W. H. Lee

Variety Membership Problem for Two Classes of Non-Finitely Based Semigroups, Edmond W. H. Lee


Fine grained compositional analysis of Port Everglades Inlet microbiome using high throughput DNA sequencing, Lauren M. O'Connell, Song Gao, Donald S. McCorquodale Jr., Jay M. Fleisher, and Jose Lopez


Comparing length-measurement methods and estimating growth parameters of free-swimming whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) near the South Ari Atoll, Maldives, Cameron T. Perry, Joana Figueiredo, Jeremy Vaudo, James Hancock, Richard Rees, and Mahmood S. Shivji

Enhancing Eco-Engineering of Coastal Infrastructure with Eco-Design: Moving from Mitigation to Integration, Sylvain Pioch, G. Relini, J. C. Souche, M. J. F. Stive, D. De Monbrison, S. Nassif, F. Simard, D. Allemand, P. Saussol, Richard E. Spieler, and Kirk Kilfoyle

Population Collapse Dynamics in Acropora downingi, an Arabian/Persian Gulf Ecosystem‐Engineering Coral, Linked to Rising Temperature, Bernhard Riegl, Matthew Johnston, Samuel J. Purkis, Emily Howells, John Burt, Sascha C. C. Steiner, Charles R. C. Sheppard, and Andrew Bauman


The Successful Exploitation of Urban Environments by the Golden Silk Spider, Nephila clavipes (Araneae, Nephilidae), Jake Ripp, Omar T. Eldakar, Andrew C. Gallup, and Paul T. Arena


Treatment Outcomes of Mohs Surgery vs. Imiquimod in Basal Cell Carcinoma, Mir Saleem and Julianna Robinson


Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Vents as Natural Egg-Case Incubators at the Galapagos Rift, Pelayo Salinas-de-Leon, Brennan Phillips, David A. Ebert, Mahmood S. Shivji, Florencia Cerutti-Pereyra, Cassandra Ruck, Charles R. Fisher, and Leigh Marsh


The Importance of Preventative Medicine in Conjunction with Modern Day Genetic Studies, Sierra Sandler, Lauren Alfino, and Mir Saleem

Community Structure of Shallow Water Alcyonacea (Anthozoa: Octocorallia) from the Southern Tropical Eastern Pacific, Sascha C. C. Steiner, Bernhard Riegl, Antonella Lavorato, and Jenny Rodriguez

Macroalgae reduces survival of nursery‐reared Acropora corals in the Florida reef tract, Robert van Woesik, Kayla Ripple, and Steven L. Miller

Culture-Independent Characterization of the Microbiome of Healthy Pulp, Christopher Widmer, Jorie L. Skutas, Cole Easson, Jose Lopez, Calvin Torneck, Michael Flax, and Taner Cem Sayin

Detection of a transient FeV(O)(OH) species involved in olefin oxidation by a bio-inspired non-haem iron catalyst, Shuangning Xu, Jedidiah J. Veach, Williamson N. Oloo, Kevin C. Peters, Junyi Wang, Richard H. Perry, and Lawrence Que Jr.

Submissions from 2017

The Logistic Growth Model as an Approximating Model for Viral Load Measurements of Influenza A Virus, Abbiana Arenas, Neil B. Thackar, and Evan Haskell

Application of Scanning Electron Microscopy With Energy-Dispersive X-Ray Spectroscopy for Analyzing Ocular Surface Particles on Schirmer Strips, Anuroop Avula, Anat Galor, Patricia Blackwelder, Melissa Carballosa-Gautam, Abigail S. Hackam, Bennie Jeng, and Naresh Kumar

Genetic Connectivity of a Coral Reef Ecosystem Predator: The Population Genetic Structure and Evolutionary History of the Caribbean Reef Shark (Carcharhinus perezi), Andrea Bernard, Rebekah L. Horn, Demian D. Chapman, Kevin A. Feldheim, Ricardo C. Garla, Edd J. Brooks, Mauvis A. Gore, and Mahmood S. Shivji

Very Thin Disc Galaxies in the SDSS Catalog of Edge-on Galaxies, D. V. Bizyaev, Stefan Kautsch, Natalia Ya. Sotnikova, Vladimir P. Reshetnikov, and Aleksander V. Mosenkov

Mitogenomic Sequences Support a North–South Subspecies Subdivision within Solenodon paradoxus, Adam L. Brandt, Kirill Grigorev, Yashira M. Afanador-Hernandez, Liz A. Paulino, William J. Murphy, Adrell Nunez, Aleksey Komissarov, Jessica R. Brandt, Pavel Dobrynin, J. David Hernandez-Martich, Roberta Maria, Stephen J. O'Brien, Luis Rodriguez, Juan C. Martinez-Cruzado, T. K. Oleksyk, and Alfred L. Roca

Host Abundance, Seagrass Cover, and Temperature Predict Infection Rates of Parasitic Isopods (Bopyridae) on Caridean Shrimp., Sarah A. Briggs, Christopher Blanar, Michael B. Robblee, Christopher B. Boyko, and Amy Hirons

Geographic and Depth Distributions, Ontogeny, and Reproductive Seasonality of Decapod Shrimps (Caridea: Oplophoridae) from the Northeastern Gulf of Mexico, Eric A. Burdett, Charles Douglas Fine, Tracey Sutton, April Cook, and Tamara Frank

Satellite Telemetry Reveals Higher Fishing Mortality Rates Than Previously Estimated, Suggesting Overfishing of an Apex Marine Predator, Michael Byrne, Enric Cortes, Jeremy Vaudo, Guy Harvey, Mark Sampson, Bradley M. Wetherbee, and Mahmood S. Shivji

Visual Acuity in Ray-Finned Fishes Correlates with Eye Size and Habitat, Eleanor M. Caves, Tracey Sutton, and Sonke Johnsen

Bleaching Events Regulate Shifts from Corals to Excavating Sponges in Algae-Dominated Reefs, Andia Chaves Fonnegra, Bernhard Riegl, Sven Zea, Jose V. Lopez, Tyler B. Smith, Marilyn Brandt, and David S. Gilliam


FlipTube™ technology promotes clean manipulation of forensic samples on automated robotic workstations, Chris Comar, George Duncan, and Kevin W. P. Miller


Using Logbook Data to Determine the Immediate Mortality of Blue Sharks (Prionace glauca) and Tiger Sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier) Caught in the Commercial U.S. Pelagic Longline Fishery, Derek R. Dapp, Charlie Huveneers, Terence I. Walker, John Mandelman, David Kerstetter, and Richard D. Reina

Microbially Mediated Organomineralization in the Formation of Ooids, Mara R. Diaz, Gregor P. Eberli, Patricia Blackwelder, Brian Phillips, and Peter K. Swart

Effects of the Pleistocene on the Mitochondrial Population Genetic Structure and Demographic History of the Silky Shark (Carcharhinus falciformis) in the Western Atlantic Ocean, Rodrigo R. Domingues, Alexandre W. S. Hilsdorf, Mahmood S. Shivji, Fabio H.V. Hazin, and O. B. F. Gadig


Dining in the Deep: The Feeding Ecology of Deep-Sea Fishes, Jeffrey C. Drazen and Tracey Sutton

Synthetically Engineered Microbes Reveal Interesting Principles of Cooperation, Michael D. Dressler, Corey J. Clark, Chelsea A. Thachettu, Yasmine Zakaria, Omar Tonsi Eldakar, and Robert P. Smith

Etmopterus lailae Sp Nov., a New Lanternshark (Squaliformes: Etmopteridae) from the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, David A. Ebert, Yannis P. Papastamatiou, Stephen M. Kajiura, and Bradley M. Wetherbee

Acute Physical Stress Modulates the Temporal Expression of Self-Reported Contagious Yawning in Humans, Omar Tonsi Eldakar, Jaime Tartar, Daniel Garcia, Valentina Ramirez, Melissa Dauzonne, Yana Armani, and Andrew C. Gallup


The Trophic Role of a Large Marine Predator, the Tiger Shark Galeocerdo cuvier, Luciana C. Ferreira, Michele Thums, Michael R. Heithaus, Adam Barnett, Katya G. Abrantes, Bonnie J. Holmes, Lara M. Zamora, Ashley J. Frisch, Julian G. Pepperell, Derek Burkholder, Jeremy Vaudo, Robert Nowicki, Jessica Meeuwig, and Mark G. Meekan

The Complete Mitochondrial Genome of the Critically Endangered Angelshark, Squatina squatina, Cristin Keelin Fitzpatrick, Kimberly A. Finnegan, Filip Osaer, Krupskaya Narvaez, and Mahmood S. Shivji


Additive Negative Effects of Anthropogenic Sedimentation and Warming on the Survival of Coral Recruits, Francesca Fourney and Joana Figueiredo

Ontogenetic Adaptations in the Visual Systems of Deep-Sea Crustaceans, Tamara Frank

Effects of Water Flow on Intra- and Intercolonial Variability in Bleaching of the Zoanthid, Palythoa caribaeorum, Atsushi G. Fujimura and Bernhard Riegl


Yawns Are Cool, Andrew C. Gallup and Omar T. Eldakar

Winner and Loser Effects in Collegiate Baseball and Softball Doubleheaders, Andrew C. Gallup, Omar T. Eldakar, Michael Schonning, and Michael Yanchus

Changes in Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) Distribution and Behavior in the Drowned Cayes, Belize, and Correlation to Human Impacts, Jazmin Garcia, Caryn Self-Sullivan, and Nicholas A. Funicelli

Genotype and Attachment Technique Influence the Growth and Survival of Line Nursery Corals, Elizabeth Goergen, Zachary Ostroff, and David S. Gilliam


Coral-Excavating Sponge Cliona delitrix: Current Trends of Space Occupation on High Latitude Coral Reefs, Ari Halperin, Andia Chaves-Fonnegra, and David S. Gilliam


Shining a Light on Fish at Night: An Overview of Fish and Fisheries in the Dark of Night, and in Deep and Polar Seas, Neil Hammerschlag, Carl G. Meyer, Michael S. Grace, Steven T. Kessel, Tracey Sutton, Euan S. Harvey, Claire B. Paris-Limouzy, David W. Kerstetter, and Steven J. Cooke


The Human Microbiome: An Emerging Tool in Forensics, Jarrad T. Hampton-Marcell, Jose V. Lopez, and Jack A. Gilbert


Spectral Properties of a Sequence of Matrices Connected to Each Other via Schur Complement and Arising in a Compartmental Model, Evan Haskell and Vehbi Emrah Paksoy

Manganese Oxide Particles as Cytoprotective, Oxygen Generating Agents, Mohammad Hossein Tootoonchi, Mazdak Hashempour, Patricia Blackwelder, and Christopher A. Fraker


DNA Analysis of Surfactant-Associated Bacteria in a Natural Sea Slick Observed by TerraSAR-X and RADARSAT-2 Over the Gulf of Mexico, Kathryn Howe, Cayla Whitney Dean, John Alexander Kluge, Alexander Soloviev, Aurelien Tartar, Mahmood S. Shivji, Susanne Lehner, Hui Shen, and William Perrie


Biogeophysical and Physiological Processes Drive Movement Patterns in a Marine Predator, Lucy A. Howey, Bradley M. Wetherbee, Emily R. Tolentino, and Mahmood S. Shivji

Forecasting Lionfish Sources and Sinks in the Atlantic: Are Gulf of Mexico Reef Fisheries at Risk?, Matthew Johnston, Andrea Bernard, and Mahmood S. Shivji

A Bank Divided: Quantifying a Spatial and Temporal Connectivity Break Between the Campeche Bank and the Northeastern Gulf of Mexico, Matthew W. Johnston and Andrea Bernard

Diversity of Midwater Cephalopods in the Northern Gulf of Mexico: Comparison of Two Collecting Methods, Heather Judkins, Michael Vecchione, April Cook, and Tracey Sutton


Studying the Universe and Finding Planets – Why It Matters and What It Means, Stefan Kautsch

A Description of the South Florida Nighttime Recreational Tournament Fishery for Swordfish, Xiphias gladius, David Kerstetter, Amber C. Metallo, Katie S. Davis, and Elaine J. Brewer

Targeted Catch-and-Release of Prohibited Sharks: Sand Tigers in Coastal Delaware Waters, James P. Kilfoil, Bradley M. Wetherbee, John K. Carlson, and Dewayne A. Fox

Effects of EMF Emissions from Undersea Electric Cables on Coral Reef Fish, Audie Kirk Kilfoyle, Robert F. Jermain, Manhar R. Dhanak, Joseph P. Huston, and Richard E. Spieler


Perspectives Provided by Leopard and Other Cat Genomes: How Diet Determined the Evolutionary History of Carnivores, Omnivores, and Herbivores, Soonok Kim, Yun Sung Cho, Jong Bhak, Stephen J. O'Brien, and Joo-Hong Yeo


Short-Term Toxicity of 1-Methylnaphthalene to Americamysis bahia and 5 Deep-Sea Crustaceans, Anthony H. Knap, Nicholas R. Turner, Gopal Bera, Dorothy-Ellen A. Renegar, Tamara Frank, Jose Sericano, and Bernhard Riegl

Equational Theories of Unstable Involution Semigroups, Edmond W. H. Lee

On a Class of Completely Join Prime J-Trivial Semigroups with Unique Involution, Edmond W. H. Lee

An Extension of Harnack Type Determinantal Inequality, Minghua Lin and Fuzhen Zhang

On the Number of Vertices of the Stochastic Tensor Polytope, Zhongshan Li, Fuzhen Zhang, and Xiao-Dong Zhang


Angiotensin Receptor Blocker Drugs and Inhibition of Adrenal Beta-Arrestin-1-Dependent Aldosterone Production: Implications for Heart Failure Therapy, Anastasios Lymperopoulos and Beatrix Aukszi

Signal Localization: A New Approach in Signal Discovery, Sergey Malov, Alexey Antonik, Minzhong Tang, Alexandre Berred, Yi Zeng, and Stephen J. O'Brien


Comparative Transcriptomics of Elasmobranchs and Teleosts Highlight Important Processes in Adaptive Immunity and Regional Endothermy, Nicholas J. Marra, Vincent P. Richards, Angela Early, Steve M. Bogdanowicz, Paulina D. Pavinski Bitar, Michael J. Stanhope, and Mahmood S. Shivji

Bioaccumulation and Biomagnification of Mercury and Methylmercury in Four Sympatric Coastal Sharks in a Protected Subtropical Lagoon, Adam G. Matulik, David Kerstetter, Neil Hammerschlag, Timohty Divoll, Chad R. Hammerschmidt, and David C. Evers

Influence of Oceanographic Conditions on Abundance and Distribution of Post-Larval and Juvenile Carangid Fishes in the Northern Gulf of Mexico, John A. Mohan, Tracey Sutton, April Cook, Kevin M. Boswell, and RJ David Wells


The Sponge Microbiome Project, Lucas Moitinho-Silva, Shaun Nielsen, Amnon Amir, Antonio Gonzalez, Gail Ackermann, Carlo Cerrano, Carmen Astudillo-Garcia, Cole Easson, Detmer Sipkema, Fang Liu, Georg Steinert, Giorgos Kotoulas, Grace McCormack, Guofang Feng, James J. Bell, Jan Vicente, Johannes R. Bjork, Jose M. Montoya, Julie B. Olson, Julie Reveillaud, Laura Steindler, Mari-Carmen Pineda, Maria V. Marra, Micha Ilan, Michael W. Taylor, Paraskevi Polymenakou, Patrick M. Erwin, Peter J. Schupp, Rachel L. Simister, Rob Knight, Robert W. Thacker, Rodrigo Costa, Russell T. Hill, Susanna Lopez-Legentil, Thanos Dailianis, Timothy Ravasi, Ute Hentschel, Zhiyong Li, Nicole S. Webster, and Torsten Thomas

A Binary Representation of the Genetic Code, Louis R. Nemzer

Shannon Information Entropy in the Canonical Genetic Code, Louis R. Nemzer

Ports and Pests: Assessing the Threat of Aquatic Invasive Species Introduced by Maritime Shipping Activity in Cuba, Charleen O'Brien, Matthew W. Johnston, and David Kerstetter

Conservation Genetics of the Cheetah: Lessons Learned and New Opportunities, Stephen J. O'Brien, Warren E. Johnson, Carlos A. Driscoll, Pavel Dobrynin, and Laurie Marker


Major Complications and Management Options of Obesity, Shreja Patel and Mir Saleem


Primary Utricle Structure of Six Halimeda Species and Potential Relevance for Ocean Acidification Tolerance, Katherine E. Peach, Marguerite S. Koch, Patricia Blackwelder, Debbie Guerrero-Given, and Naomi Kamasawa

Calcification and Photophysiology Responses to Elevated pCO2 in Six Halimeda Species from Contrasting Irradiance Environments on Little Cayman Island Reefs, Katherine E. Peach, Marguerite S. Koch, Patricia Blackwelder, and Carrie Manfrino

Carbon Dots: Promising Biomaterials for Bone-Specific Imaging and Drug Delivery, Zhili Peng, Esmail H. Miyanji, Yiqun Zhou, Joel Pardo, Sajini D. Hettiarachchi, Shanghao Li, Patricia Blackwelder, Isaac Skromne, and Roger M. Leblanc

Terrigenous Sediment-Dominated Reef Platform Infilling: An Unexpected Precursor to Reef Island Formation and a Test of the Reef Platform Size–Island Age Model in the Pacific, Chris T. Perry, Paul S. Kench, Scott G. Smithers, Bernhard Riegl, P. Gulliver, and J. J. Daniells

An Update of the Visual_HEA Software to Improve the Implementation of the Habitat Equivalency Analysis Method, Sylvain Pioch, Matthew W. Johnston, Anne-Charlotte Vaissiere, Fanny Berger, Celine Jacob, and Richard E. Dodge


X Chromosome Evolution in Cetartiodactyla, Anastasiya A. Proskuryakova, Anastasia I. Kulemzina, Polina L. Perelman, Alexey I. Makunin, Denis M. Larkin, Marta Farre, Anna V. Kukekova, Jennifer Lynn Johnson, Natalya A. Lemskaya, Violetta R. Beklemisheva, M. Roelke-Parker, June Bellizzi, Oliver A. Ryder, Stephen James O'Brien, and Alexander S. Graphodatsky

Complex Interplay between Depositional and Petrophysical Environments in Holocene Tidal Carbonates (Al Ruwais, Qatar), Samuel J. Purkis, John Rivers, Christian J. Strohmenger, Christopher Warren, Ruqaiya Yousif, Luis Ramirez, and Bernhard Riegl