Amy Apprill

Assistant Scientist

Publications

Neave MJ, Michell CT, Apprill A, Voolstra CR. 2014. Whole-genome sequencing of three symbiotic Endozoicomonas Bacteria. Genome Announc. 2(4):e00802-14. open access: http://genomea.asm.org/content/2/4/e00802-14.full

Furby KA, Apprill A, Cervino JM, Ossolinski JE, Hughen KA. 2014. Incidence of lesions on Fungiidae corals in the eastern Red Sea is related to water temperature and coastal pollution. Marine Environmental Research, 98: 29-38.

Apprill A, Robbins J, Eren, AM, Pack AA, Reveillaud J, Mattila D, Moore M, Niemeyer M, Moore KMT, Mincer TJ.  2014. Humpback whale populations share a core skin bacterial community: towards a health index for marine mammals? PLOS ONE, e90785.
open access: http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0090785

Reveillaud J, Maignien L, Eren AM, Huber JA, Apprill A, Sogin ML, Vanreusel A. 2014. Host-specificity among abundant and rare taxa in the sponge microbiome. International Society of Microbial Ecology (ISME) Journal. 9: 1198-1209.

Apprill A, Hughen K, Mincer T. 2013. Major similarities in the bacterial communities associated with lesioned and healthy Fungiidae corals, Environmental Microbiology. 15: 2063-2072.

Bayer T, Neave M, Alsheikh-Hussain A, Aranda M, Yum L, Mincer T, Hughen K, Apprill A.*, Voolstra C.* 2013. The microbiome of the Red Sea coral Stylophora pistillata is dominated by tissue-associated Endozoicomonas bacteria, Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 79:4759-4762. *co-corresponding authors
open access: http://aem.asm.org/content/79/15/4759.full

Selph KE, Apprill A, Measures CI, Hatta M, Hiscock WT, Brown MT. 2013. Phytoplankton distributions in the Shackleton Fracture Zone/Elephant Island Region of the Drake Passage in February-March 2004. Deep Sea Research II. 90: 55-67

Measures CI, Brown MT, Selph KE, Apprill A, Zhou M, Hatta M, Hiscock MT. 2013. The Influence of Shelf Processes in Delivering Dissolved Iron to the HNLC waters of the Drake Passage, Antarctica. Deep Sea Research II. 90: 77-88

Apprill A, Marlow HQ, Martindale MQ, Rappé MS. 2012. Specificity of bacteria associated with the coral Pocillopora meandrina during early development. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78: 7467-7475.

Kahng S, Hochberg EJ, Apprill A, Wagner D, Luck DG, Perez D, Bidigare RR. 2012. Efficient light harvesting in deep-water, zooxanthellate corals.  Marine Ecology Progress Series. 455: 65 -77.

Apprill A, Rappé MS. 2011. Microbial community response to organic matter loading from coral spawning at lagoon and reef flat environments in Kaneohe Bay. Aquatic Microbial Ecology. 62: 251-266.
open access: http://www.int-res.com/abstracts/ame/v62/n3/p251-266/

Apprill A, Mooney TA, Lyman E, Stimpert AK, Rappé MS. 2011. Humpback whales harbor a combination of specific and variable skin bacteria. Environmental Microbiology Reports. 3: 223-323.

Apprill A, Marlow HQ, Martindale MQ, Rappé MS. 2009. The onset of microbial associations in the coral Pocillopora meandrina. The International Society for Microbial Ecology (ISME) Journal (Nature Publishing). 3: 685-699.

Hiscock MR, Lance VP, Apprill A, Bidigare RR, Johnson ZI, Mitchell BG, Smith, Jr. WO, Barber RT. 2008. Photosynthetic maximum quantum yield increases are an essential component of the Southern Ocean phytoplankton response to iron. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA. 105: 4775-4780.

Apprill A, Bidigare RR, Gates RD. 2007. Visibly healthy corals exhibit variable pigment concentrations and symbiont phenotypes. Coral Reefs. 26: 387-397.

Apprill A, and Gates RD. 2007. Recognizing diversity in coral symbiotic dinoflagellate communities. Molecular Ecology 16: 1127-1134. *featured article

Hochberg EJ, Apprill A, Bidigare RR, Atkinson MJ. 2006. Bio-optical modeling of photosynthetic pigments in corals. Coral Reefs 25: 99-109.

Hochberg EJ, Atkinson MJ, Apprill A, Andréfouët S. 2004. Spectral reflectance of coral. Coral Reefs 23: 84-95.

Apprill A, Lesser MP. 2003. Effects of ultraviolet radiation on Laminaria saccharina in relation to depth and tidal height in the Gulf of Maine. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 256: 75-85.

Last updated: August 15, 2014