© 2018 by Michael D. Fox

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Email: mfox [at] whoi.edu

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Publications

21.  Fox, M.D., Elliot-Smith, E., Smith, J.E., Newsome, S.D. 219. Trophic plasticity in a common reef-building coral:

       Insights from δ13C analysis of amino acids. Functional Ecology (In press). https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.13441

20.  Carter, A.C., Edwards, C.B., Fox, M.D., Amir, C., Johnson, M.D., Lewis, L.S., Sandin, S.A., Smith, J.E. 2019. Spatial and

       temporal dynamics of the corallimorph, Rhodactis howesii, at Palmyra Atoll. Coral Reefs (In Press). 

       https://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-019-01841-5

 

19.  Zgliczynski, B.J., Williams, G.J., Hamilton, S.L., Cordner, E.G., Fox, M.D., Eyaud, Y., Michener, R.H., Kaufman, L.S.,

       Sandin, S.A. 2019. Foraging consistency of coral reef fishes across environmental gradients in the central Pacific.

       Oecologia (In Press).  https://doi.org/10.1007/s00442-019-04496-9

18.   Miller, S.D., Zgliczynski, B.J., Fox, M.D., Kaufman, L.S., Michener, R.H., Sandin, S.A., Hamilton, S.L. 2019.  Niche width
        expansion of coral reef fishes along a primary production gradient in the remote central Pacific. MEPS  625: 127–143.

17.  Radice, V.Z., Brett, M.T., Fry, B., Fox, M.D., Hoegh-Guldberg, O., Dove, S.G. Evaluating coral trophic strategies using

       fatty acid composition and indices. PlosOne, 14(9): e0222327.

16.  Wegley-Kelly, L., Haas, A.F., Nelson, C.E., Naliboff, D., Calhoun, A., Carlson, C.A., Edwards, R.A., Fox, M.D., et al.

       2019. Diel population and functional synchrony of microbial communities on coral reefs. Nature Comm. 1691:10

15.  Fox, M.D., Carter, A.L., Edwards, C.B., Takeshita, Y., Johnson, M.D., Petrovic, V., Amir, C., Sala, E., Sandin, S.A., Smith,

       J.E. 2019 Limited coral mortality following acute thermal stress and widespread bleaching on Palmyra Atoll, central   

       Pacific. Coral Reefs 38: 701-712.


14.  Radice, V.Z., Hoegh-Guldberg, O., Fry, B., Fox. M.D., Dove, S.G. 2019. Coral isotopic compositions across the 

       reef slope: Indicators of upwelling in a remote atoll system. Functional Ecology 33:1120-134.

 

13.  Fox, M.D., Williams, G.J., Johnson, M.D., Radice, V.Z., Zgliczynski, B.J., Kelly, E.L.A., Rohwer, F., Sandin, S.A., Smith,

       J.E. 2018. Gradients in primary production predict the trophic strategies of mixotrophic corals at multiple spatial                 scales. Current Biology 28:1-9

       *Featured article - see "High carb diets in corals as seen from space" here

 

 

 

 

 

12.  Silbiger, N.A, Nelson, C.A., Remple, K., Sevilla, J., Quinlan, Z., Putnam, H., Fox, M.D., Donahue, M. Nutrient

       pollution disrupts key ecosystem functions on coral reefs. Proc. R. Soc. B 285: 20172718.

11.  Williams, G.J., Sandin, S.A., Zgliczynski, B.J., Fox, M.D., Gove, J.M., Rogers, J.S., Furby, K.A., Hartmann,

       A.C, Caldwell, Z.R., Price, N.N., Smith, J.E. 2018. Biophysical drivers of coral trophic depth zonation. Marine                         Biology165:60.                    

10.  Quinlan, Z.A., Remple, K., Fox, M.D., Silbiger, N.J., Oliver, T.A., Putnam, H.M., Wegley-Kelly, L., Carlson, C.A.,                     Donahue, M.J., Nelson, C.E. 2018. Fluorescent organic exudates of corals and algae in tropical reefs are                               compositionally distinct and increase with nutrient enrichment. Limnology and Oceanography Letters  DOI:                         10.1002/lol2.10074.

9.  Moritz, C., Ducarme, F., Sweet, J. M., Fox. M.D., Zgliczynksi, B., Ibrahim, N., Basheer, A., Furby, K.A., Caldwell,                     Z.R., Pisapia, C., Grimsditch, G., Abdulla, A. 2017. The “resort effect”: can tourist islands act as a refuge for coral                 reef species? Diversity and Distributions. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12627

  8.  Fox, M.D. 2016. Biomass loss reduces growth and resource translocation in giant kelp, Macrocystis pyrifera.                         Marine Ecology Progress Series 526: 65-77 [PDF]

  7.  Nakajima, R., Nakatomi, N., Kurihara, H., Fox, M.D., Smith, J.E., Okaji, K. 2016. Crown-of-thorns starfish larvae                     feed on organic matter released from corals. Diversity 8:4. [PDF]

 

  6.  Foley, M.M., Martone, R.G., Fox, M.D., Kappel, C.V., Mease, L.A., Erickson, A.L., Halpern, B.S., Selkoe, K.A., Taylor,             P., Scarborough, C. 2015. Using ecological thresholds to inform resource management: current options and future               possibilities. Frontiers in Marine Science. 2: 95. [PDF]

  5.  Enochs, I.C., Manzello, D.P., Donham, E., Kolodziej, G., Okano, R., Johnston, L., Young, C., Iguel, J., Edwards,                       C., Fox, M.D., et. al. 2015. Shift from coral to macroalgal dominance on a volcanically acidified reef. Nature                         Climate Change 5: 1083-1088. [PDF]

  4.  Adey, W., Halfar, J., Humphreys, A., Suskiewicz, M., Belanger, D., Gagnon, P., Fox, M.D. 2015. Subarctic rhodolith               beds promote longevity of crustose coralline algal buildups and their climate archiving potential. Palaios 30: 281-               293. [PDF]

  3.  Fox, M.D. * 2013. Resource translocation drives δ13C fractionation during recovery from disturbance in giant kelp,             Macrocystis pyrifera. Journal of Phycology 49: 811-15. [PDF]

       *Voted as a Letter by the editorial board 

  2.  Gray, S.C., Sears, W.T., Kolupski, M.L., Hastings, Z.C., Przyuski, N.W., Fox, M.D., DeGrood, A. 2012. Factors                         affecting land-based sedimentation in coastal bays, US Virgin Islands. Proceedings of the 12th International Coral               Reef Symposium, Cairns, Australia, 9-13 July, 21A2. [PDF]

  1.  Dikou, A., Ackerman, C. Banks, C., Dempsey, A., Fox, M.D., Gins, M., Hester, P., Parnes, A., Roach, S., Rohde, J.,                 Spital, C., Tapleshay, M., and Thomas, L. 2009. Ecological assessment to detect imminent change, Admiral                           Cockburn Land and Sea National Park, Turks and Caicos Islands. Marine Ecology 30: 425-436. [PDF]

Book Chapters

Graham, M.H., Fox, M.D., and Hamilton, S.L. Macrophyte productivity and the provisioning of energy and habitat              to nearshore systems. 2016. In: Marine Macrophytes as Foundation Species (ed. Olafsson, E.), Science                                  Publisher/CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. ISBN 978-1-498-72324-4,pp. 131-160. [PDF]

In Review or Revision

Johnson, M.D., Fox, M.D., Kelly, E.L.A., Zgliczynski, B.J., Sandin, S.A., Smith, J.E. Ecophysiology of coral reef primary producers across an upwelling gradient in the tropical central Pacific. 

Calhoun, S. Haas, A., Takeshita, Y. Johnson, M.D., Fox, M.D., Kelly, E.L.A., Mueller, B., Price, N., Vermeji, M.J.A., Kelly, L.W., Nelson, C.E., Rohwer, F.L., Smith, J.E. Exploring the occurrence of and explanations for nighttime dissolved oxygen spikes across coral reef environments

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