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  • South Eastern USA corals
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1. Galathied crab (Euminida picta) perched in Lophelia pertusa bush of N. Carolina, S.W. Ross et al © UNC-W, NOAA-OE (2005). 2. Map of deep-water coral locations and study sites, the red dots represent the study sites of Ross et al (Atlantic) and Sulak et al (Gulf of Mexico), the actual area of coral is much larger. S.W. Ross et al © UNC-W, NOAA-OE (2005).

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publication_icon Brooks RA,  Nizinski MS, Ross SW, Sulak KJ (2007)   Frequency of sublethal injury in a deepwater ophiuroid, Ophiacantha bidentata, an important component of western Atlantic Lophelia reef communities. Marine Biology 152: 307-314
publication_icon Caruso JH,  Ross SW, Sulak KJ, Sedberry GR (2007) Deep-water chaunacid and lophiid anglerfishes (Pisces: Lophiiformes) off the Southeastern United States. Journal of Fish Biology 70(4): 1015-1026
publication_icon Fernholm B, Quattrini AM (2008) A new species of Hagfish (Myxinidae: Eptatretus) associated with deep-sea coral habitat in the Western North Atlantic. Copeia 2008: 124-130
publication_icon Gartner JV Jr., Sulak KJ, Ross SW, Necaise A-M (2008) Persistent near-bottom aggregations of mesopelagic animals along the North Carolina and Virginia continental slopes. Marine Biology 153: 825-841
publication_icon Henry L-A, Nizinski MS, Ross SW (2008) Diversity, distribution, and biogeography of hydroid assemblages collected from deep-water coral habitats off the southeastern United States. Deep-Sea Research Part I 55(6): 788-800
publication_icon Messing, CG, Reed JK,  Brooke SD, Ross SW (2008) Deep-Water Coral Reefs of the United States. pp. 763-787. In: Riegl B. & RE Dodge (eds). Coral Reefs of the USA. Springer
publication_icon Partyka, ML, Ross SW, Quattrini AM,  Sedberry GR, Birdsong TW, Potter J (2007) Southeastern United States deep sea corals (SEADESC) initiative: a collaborative effort to characterize areas of habitat-forming deep-sea corals. NOAA Technical Memo OAR OER 1, Silver Spring, MD. 176 pp
publication_icon Ross SW (2007) Unique deep-water ecosystems off the southeastern United States. Oceanography 20(4): 130-139
publication_icon Ross SW, Nizinski MS (2007) State of Deep Coral Ecosystems in the US Southeast Region: Cape Hatteras to southeastern Florida. p.233-270, Ch 6 In: Lumsden SE, Hourigan TF, Bruckner AW, Dorr G (eds.). The State of Deep Coral Ecosystems of the United States. NOAA Technical Memo. CRCP-3, Silver Spring, MD 365 pp
publication_icon Ross SW, Quattrini AM (2007) The Fish Fauna Associated with Deep Coral Banks off the Southeastern United States. Deep-Sea Research Part I 54(6): 975-1007
publication_icon Ross SW, Quattrini AM (2009) Deep-sea reef fish assemblage patterns on the Blake Plateau (Western North Atlantic Ocean). Marine Ecology 30:74-92
publication_icon Williams B, Risk MJ, Ross SW, Sulak KJ (2006) Deep-water antipatharians: proxies of environmental change. Geology 34(9): 773-776
publication_icon Williams B, Risk MJ, Ross SW, Sulak KJ (2007) Stable isotope data from deep-water antipatharians: 400-year records from the southeastern coast of the United States of America. Bulletin of Marine Science 81(3): 437-447