FSU Zooplankton Ecology and

Biogeochemistry Lab

Outreach

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Peer-Reviewed Publications

 

2019 and in press

 

Stukel, M. R., M. D. Ohman, T. B. Kelly, T. Biard (2019).  The roles of suspension-feeding and flux-feeding zooplankton as gatekeepers of particle flux into the mesopelagic ocean.  Frontiers in marine Science 6: 397.  doi: 10.3389/fmars.2019.00397  pdf

 

Kelly, T. B., P. C. Davison, R. Goericke, M. R. Landry, M. D. Ohman, M. R. Stukel (2019).  The importance of mesozooplankton vertical migration for sustaining a mesopelagic food web.  Frontiers in Marine Science. 6:508 doi: 10.3389/fmars.2019.00508  pdf

 

Fender, C. K., T. B. Kelly, L. Guidi, M. D. Ohman, M. C. Smith, M. R. Stukel (accepted).  Investigating particle size-flux relationships and the biological pump across a range of plankton ecosystem states from coastal to oligotrophic.  Frontiers in Marine Science.  6:603.   doi: 10.3389/fmars.2019.00603 pdf

 

Kahru, M., R. Goericke, T. B. Kelly, M. R. Stukel (2019).  Satellite estimation of carbon export by sinking particles in the California Current calibrated with sediment trap data.  Deep-Sea Research II.  doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2019.104639 Email pdf

 

Stukel, M. R., T. B. Kelly (2019).  The Carbon:234Thorium ratios of sinking particles in the California current ecosystem 2: Examination of a thorium sorption, desorption, and particle transport model.  Marine Chemistry 211: 37-51.  doi: 10.1016/j.marchem.2019.03.005  Email pdf

 

Stukel, M. R., T. B. Kelly, L. I. Aluwihare, K. A. Barbeau, R. Goericke, J. W. Krause, M. R. Landry, M. D. Ohman (2019).  The Carbon:234Thorium ratios of sinking particles in the California current ecosystem 1: relationships with plankton ecosystem dynamics.  Marine Chemistry 212: 1-15. doi: 10.1016/j.marchem.2019.01.003 Email pdf

 

Bourassa, M. A., T. Meissner, I. Cerovecki, P. S. Chang, D. Xiaolong, G. D. Chiara, C. Donlon, D. S. Dukhovskoy, J. Elya, A. Fore, M. R. Fewings, R. C. Foster, S. T. Gille, B. Haus, S. Hristova-Veleva, H. M. Holbach, Z. Jelenak, J. A. Knaff, S. A. Kranz, A. Manaster, M. Mazloff, C. Mears, A. Mouche, M. Portabella, N. Reul, L. Ricciardulli, E. Rodriguez, C. Sampson, D. Solis, A. Stoffelen, M. R. Stukel, B. Stiles, D. Weissman, F. Wentz (in press).  Remotely sensed winds and wind stresses for marine forecasting and ocean modeling.  Frontiers in Marine Science.  6:443  doi: 10.3389/fmars.2019.00443 pdf

 

Gutierrez-Rodriguez, A., M. R. Stukel, A. Lopes dos Santos, T. Biard, R. Scharek, D. Vaulot, M. R. Landry, F. Not (2019).  Radiolaria contribution to vertical export in the California Current Ecosystem revealed by DNA metabarcoding.  ISME Journal 13:964-976.  doi: 10.1038/s41396-018-0322-7 pdf

 

Décima, M., M. R. Stukel, L. Lopez-Lopez, M. R. Landry (2019).  The ecological role of pyrosomes in the Costa Rica Dome.  Limnology and Oceanography 64: 728-743.  doi: 10.1002/lno.11071 pdf

 

2018

 

Stukel, M. R., M. Décima, M. R. Landry, K. E. Selph (2018).  Nitrogen and isotope flows through the Costa Rica Dome upwelling ecosystem: The crucial mesozooplankton role in export flux.  Global Biogeochemical Cycles 32: 1815-1832. doi: 10.1029/2018GB005968 pdf

 

Kelly, T. B., R. Goericke, M. Kahru, H. Song, M. R. Stukel (2018).  CCE II: Spatial and interannual variability in export efficiency and the biological pump in an eastern boundary current upwelling system with substantial lateral advection.  Deep-Sea Research I 140: 14-25. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2018.08.007 Email pdf

 

Morrow, R. M., M. D. Ohman, R. Goericke, T. B. Kelly, B. M. Stephens, M. R. Stukel (2018).  CCE V: Primary production, mesozooplankton grazing, and the biological pump in the California Current Ecosystem: Variability and response to El Nino.  Deep-Sea Research I 140: 52-62. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2018.07.012 Email pdf

 

Stukel, M. R., T. Biard, J. W. Krause, M. Ohman (2018).  Large Phaeodaria in the twilight zone: Their role in the carbon cycle.  Limnology and Oceanography. doi: 10.1002/lno.10961 Email pdf

 

Stukel, M. R., M. Décima, T. B. Kelly (2018).   A new approach for incorporating 15N isotopic data into linear inverse ecosystem models with Markov Chain Monte Carlo sampling.  PLOS ONE.  doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0199123 Email pdf

 

Biard, T., J. Krause, M. R. Stukel, M. Ohman (2018).  The significance of giant phaeodarians (Rhizaria) to biogenic silica export in the California Current Ecosystem.  Global Biogeochemical Cycles 32(6): 987-1004.  doi: 10.1029/2018GB005877 Email pdf

 

Ducklow, H. W., M. R. Stukel, , R. Eveleth, T. Jickells, O. Schofield, S. Doney, A. Baker, J. Brindle, R. Chance, N. Cassar (2018). Spring-summer net community production, new production, particle export and related water column biogeochemical processes in the marginal sea ice zone of the Western Antarctic Peninsula 2012-2014. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A. doi: 10.1098/rsta.2017.0177 pdf

 

Stukel, M. R., R. Goericke, A. J. Miller, H. Song (2018).  The role of subduction and gravitational sinking in particle export, carbon sequestration, and the remineralization length scale in the California Current Ecosystem.  Limnology and Oceanography. 63: 363-383. doi: 10.1002/lno.10636 Email pdf

 

2017

 

Coles, V. J., M. R. Stukel, M. T. Brooks, A. Burd, B. Crump, M. A. Moran, J. H. Paul, B. M. Satinsky, P. L. Yager, B. L. Zielinski, R. R. Hood (2017).  Ocean biogeochemistry modeled with emergent trait-based genomics.  Science. 358(6367): 1149-1154.  doi: 10.1126/science.aan5712 Email pdf

 

Stukel, M. R., H. W. Ducklow (2017).  Stirring up the biological pump: Vertical mixing and carbon export in the Southern Ocean.  Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 31(9): 1420-1434.  doi: 10.1002/2017GB005652 Email pdf

 

Stukel, M. R., L. I. Aluwihare, K. A. Barbeau, A. M. Chekalyuk, R. Goericke, A. J. Miller, M. D. Ohman, A. Ruacho, H. Song, B. Stephens, M. R. Landry (2017).  Mesoscale ocean fronts enhance carbon export due to gravitational sinking and subduction.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences  114(6): 1252-1257. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1609435114 Email pdf

 

Asher, E. C., J. W. H. Dacey, Stukel, M. R., M. C. Long, P. D. Tortell (2017). Processes driving seasonal and short-term temporal variability in DMS, DMSP, and dMSO concentrations and turnover in coastal Antarctic Waters. Limnology and Oceanography 62: 104-124. doi: 10.1002/lno.10379 Email pdf

 

2016

 

Conroy, B. J., D. K. Steinberg, Stukel, M. R., J. I. Goes, V. J. Coles (2016). Meso- and microzooplankton grazing in the Amazon River plume and western tropical North Atlantic. Limnology and Oceanography 61: 825-840. doi: 10.1002/lno.10261 Email pdf

 

Stukel, M. R., C. R. Benitez-Nelson, M. Décima, A. G. Taylor, C. Buchwald, M. R. Landry (2016). The biological pump in the Costa Rica Dome: An open ocean upwelling system with high new production and low export.  Journal of Plankton Research. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbv097 PDF

 

Landry, M. R., K. E. Selph, M. Décima, A. Gutierrez-Rodriquez, M. R. Stukel, A. G. Taylor, A. L. Pasulka (2016).  Phytoplankton production and grazing balances in the Costa Rica Dome.  Journal of Plankton Research. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbv089 Email PDF

 

Krause, J. W., M. R. Stukel, A. G. Taylor, D. A. Taniguchi, A. De Verneil, M. R. Landry (2016).  Net biogenic silica production and the contribution of diatoms to new production and organic matter export in the Costa Rica Dome ecosystem.  Journal of Plankton Research. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbv077 Email PDF

 

Décima, M., M. R. Landry, M. R. Stukel, J. W. Krause, L. Lopez-Lopez (2016).  Costa Rica Dome mesozooplankton biomass and grazing: Amplifying variability through the plankton food web.  Journal of Plankton Research. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbv091 Email PDF

 

Selph, K. E., M. R. Landry, A. G. Taylor, A. Gutierrez-Rodriguez, M. R. Stukel, J. Wokuluk, A. Pasulka (2016).  Phytoplankton production and taxon-specific growth rates in the Costa Rica Dome.  Journal of Plankton Research. doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbv063 Email PDF

 

2015

 

Stukel, M. R., M. Kahru, C. R. Benitez-Nelson, M. Décima, R. Goericke, M. R. Landry, M. D. Ohman (2015). Using Lagrangian-based process studies to test satellite algorithms of carbon flux in the eastern North Pacific Ocean. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. doi: 10.1002/2015JC011264  Email PDF

 

Stukel, M. R., E. Asher, N. Couto, O. Schofield, S. Strebel, P. Tortell, H. W. Ducklow.  (2015).  The imbalance of new and export production in the Western Antarctic Peninsula, a potentially “leaky” ecosystem.   Global Biogeochemical Cycles. 29: 1400-1420 doi: 10.1002/2015GB005211. Email PDF

 

Brzezinski, M. A., J. W. Krause, R. M. Bundy, K. A. Barbeau, P. Franks, R. Goericke, M. R. Landry, M. R. Stukel.  (2015).  Enhanced silica ballasting from iron stress sustains carbon export in a frontal zone within the California Current.  Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans.  doi: 10.1002/2015JC010829 Email PDF

 

Krause, J. W., M. A. Brzezinski, R. Goericke, M. R. Landry, M. D. Ohman, M. R. Stukel, A. G. Taylor.  (2015).  Variability in diatom contributions to biomass, organic matter production and export across a frontal gradient in the California Current Ecosystem.  Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans.  120: 1032-1047.  doi: 10.1002/2014jc010472 Email PDF

 

2014

 

Stukel, M. R., V. J. Coles, M. T. Brooks, R. R. Hood.  (2014).  Top-down, bottom-up, and physical controls on diatom-diazotroph assemblage growth in the Amazon River Plume.  Biogeosciences. 11:3259-3278. doi:10.5194/bg-11-3259-2014. Email PDF

 

Stukel, M. R., K. A. S. Mislan, M. Décima, L. Hmelo.  (2014).  Detritus in the pelagic ocean.  Eco-DAS IX Symposium Proceedings. doi: 10.4319/ecodas.2014.978-0-9845591-3-8.49 PDF

 

Brum, J. R., J. Morris, M. Décima, M. R. Stukel.  (2014).  Mortality in the oceans: Causes and consequences.  Eco-DAS IX Symposium Proceedings. doi: 10.4319/ecodas.2014.978-0-9845591-3-8.16 PDF

 

2013

 

Coles, V. J., M. T. Brooks, J. H. Hopkins, M. R. Stukel, P. L. Yager, R. R. Hood.  (2013).  The pathways and properties of the Amazon River Plume in the tropical North Atlantic Ocean.  Journal of Geophysical Research. 118(12): 6894-6913 doi:10.1002/2013JC008981. Email PDF

 

Stukel, M. R., M. D. Ohman, C. R. Benitez-Nelson, M. R. Landry.  (2013).  Contributions of mesozooplankton to vertical carbon export in a coastal upwelling system.  Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. doi: 10.3354/meps10453. Email PDF

 

Stukel, M. R., M. Décima, K. E. Selph, D. A. Taniguchi, M. R. Landry.  2013. The role of

Synechococcus in vertical flux in the Costa Rica upwelling dome.  Prog. Oceanogr. 112-113: 49-59 doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2013.04.003 Email PDF

 

2009 - 2012

 

Stukel, M. R., M. R. Landry, M. D. Ohman, R. Goericke, T. Samo, C. R. Benitez-Nelson.  2012.  Do inverse ecosystem models accurately reconstruct plankton trophic flows?  Comparing two solution methods using field data from the California Current.  Journal of Marine Systems 91:20-33  doi:10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.09.004 Email PDF

 

Landry, M. R., M. D. Ohman, R. Goericke, M. R. Stukel, K. A. Barbeau, R. Bundy, M. Kahru.  2012. Pelagic Community responses to a deep-water front in the California Current Ecosystem: Overview of the A-front study.  Journal of Plankton Research.  doi: 10.1093/plankt/fbs025 PDF

 

Stukel, M. R., M. R. Landry, C. Benitez-Nelson, R. Goericke.  2011. Trophic cycling and carbon export relationships in the California Current Ecosystem.  doi: 10.4319/lo.2011.56.5.1866. Limnol. Oceanogr. 56:1866-1878 PDF

 

Stukel, M. R., M. R. Landry, and K. E. Selph.  2011.  Nanoplankton mixotrophy in the eastern equatorial Pacific.  Deep-Sea Res. II 58:378-386. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.08.016Email PDF

 

Selph, K. E., M. R. Landry, A. G. Taylor, E. J. Yang, C. I. Measures, J. J. Yang, M. R. Stukel, S. Christenson, and R. R. Bidigare. 2011. Spatially-resolved taxon-specific phytoplankton production and grazing dynamics in relation to iron distributions in the equatorial Pacific between 110 and 140°W. Deep-Sea Res. II 58: 358-377. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.08.014. Email PDF

 

Stukel, M. R., M. R. Landry.  2010.  Contribution of picophytoplankton to carbon export in the equatorial Pacific: A reassessment of food web flux inferences from inverse models.  doi: 10.4319/lo.2010.55.6.2669. Limnol. Oceanogr. 55:2669-2685 PDF

 

Landry, M. R., M. D. Ohman, R. Goericke, M. R. Stukel, and K. Tsyrklevich. 2009. Lagrangian studies of phytoplankton growth and grazing relationships in a coastal upwelling ecosystem off Southern California.  Prog. Oceanogr. 83:208-216. doi: 10.1016/j.pocean.2009.07.026Email PDF

 

 

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Contact: Mike Stukel (mstukel@fsu.edu)

Florida State University

Dept. of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science

Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies