Marine Invasions Research
Principal Investigator


  • Jimenez, Haizea, Keppel, Erica, Chang, Andrew L. and Ruiz, Gregory M. (2018). Erratum to: Invasions in Marine Communities: Contrasting Species Richness and Community Composition Across Habitats and Salinity. Estuaries and Coasts, 41 (2) , 611.
  • Jimenez, Haizea, Keppel, Erica, Chang, Andrew L. and Ruiz, Gregory M. (2018). Invasions in Marine Communities: Contrasting Species Richness and Community Composition Across Habitats and Salinity. Estuaries and Coasts, 41 (2) , 484-494.
  • Therriault, Thomas W., Nelson, Jocelyn C., Carlton, James T., Liggan, Lauran, Otani, Michio, Kawai, Hiroshi, Scriven, Danielle, Ruiz, Gregory M. and Clarke Murray, Cathryn. (2018). The invasion risk of species associated with Japanese Tsunami Marine Debris in Pacific North America and Hawaii. Marine pollution bulletin,
  • Davidson, Timothy M., Altieri, Andrew H., Ruiz, Gregory M. and Torchin, Mark E. (2018). Bioerosion in a changing world: a conceptual framework. Ecology Letters, 21 (3) , 422-438.
  • Chang, Andrew L., Brown, Christopher W., Crooks, Jeffrey A. and Ruiz, Gregory M. (2018). Dry and wet periods drive rapid shifts in community assembly in an estuarine ecosystem. Global Change Biology, 24 (2) , e627-642.
  • Pagenkopp Lohan, Katrina M., Hill-Spanik, Kristina, Torchin, Mark E., Fleischer, Robert C., Carnegie, Ryan B., Reece, Kimberly S. and Ruiz, Gregory M. (2018). Phylogeography and connectivity of molluscan parasites: Perkinsus spp. in Panama and beyond. International journal for parasitology, 48 (2) , 135-144.
  • Sá, Erica, Fidalgo, e. Costa, Cancela, da Fonseca, Alves, Ana Sofia, Castro, Nuno, dos, Santos Cabral, Chainho, Paula, Canning-Clode, João, Melo, Pedro, Pombo, Ana Margarida and Costa, José Lino. (2017). Trade of live bait in Portugal and risks of introduction of non-indigenous species associated to importation. Ocean & Coastal Management, 146 , 121-128.
  • Blakeslee, April M. H., Kamakukra, Yumi, Onufrey, Jaclyn, Makino, Wataru, Urabe, Jotaro, Park, Susan, Keogh, Carolyn L., Miller, A. Whitman, Minton, Mark S., Carlton, James T. and Miura, Osamu. (2017). Reconstructing the Invasion History of the Asian shorecrab, Hemigrapsus sanguineus (De Haan 1835) in the Western Atlantic. Marine Biology, 164 (3) , 47.
  • Canning-Clode, João and Carlton, James T. (2017). Refining and expanding global climate change scenarios in the sea: Poleward creep complexities, range termini, and setbacks and surges. Diversity & Distributions, 23 (5) , 463-473.
  • Madricardo, Fantina, Foglini, Federica, Kruss, Aleksandra, Ferrarin, Christian, Pizzeghello, Nicola Marco, Murri, Chiara, Rossi, Monica, Bajo, Marco, Bellafiore, Debora, Campiani, Elisabetta, Fogarin, Stefano, Grande, Valentina, Janowski, Lukasz, Keppel, Erica, Leidi, Elisa, Lorenzetti, Giuliano, Maicu, Francesco, Maselli, Vittorio, Mercorella, Alessandra, Montereale Gavazzi, Giacomo, Minuzzo, Tiziano, Pellegrini, Claudio, Petrizzo, Antonio, Prampolini, Mariacristina, Remia, Alessandro, et al. (2017). High resolution multibeam and hydrodynamic datasets of tidal channels and inlets of the Venice Lagoon. Scientific Data, 4
  • Sun, Yanan, Wong, Eunice, Keppel, Erica, Williamson, Jane E. and Kupriyanova, Elena K. (2017). A global invader or a complex of regionally distributed species? Clarifying the status of an invasive calcareous tubeworm Hydroides dianthus (Verrill, 1873) (Polychaeta: Serpulidae) using DNA barcoding. Marine Biology, 164
  • Simkanin, Christina and Cawood, Alison. (2017). Junior scientists: Senior scientists as allies for equity. Nature, 546 (7658) , 352.
  • Holzer, Kimberly K., Muirhead, Jim R., Minton, Mark S., Carney, Katharine J., Miller, A. W. and Ruiz, Gregory M. (2017). Potential effects of LNG trade shift on transfer of ballast water and biota by ships. Science of The Total Environment, 580 , 1470-1474.
  • Ricciardi, Anthony, Blackburn, Tim M., Carlton, James T., Dick, Jaimie T. A., Hulme, Philip E., Iacarella, Josephine C., Jeschke, Jonathan M., Liebhold, Andrew M., Lockwood, Julie L., MacIsaac, Hugh J., Pysek, Petr, Richardson, David M., Ruiz, Gregory M., Simberloff, Daniel, Sutherland, William J., Wardle, David A. and Aldridge, David C. (2017). Invasion Science: A Horizon Scan of Emerging Challenges and Opportunities. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 32 (6) , 464-474.
  • Miller, Jessica A., Carlton, James T., Chapman, John W., Geller, Jonathan B. and Ruiz, Gregory M. (2017). Transoceanic dispersal of the mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis on Japanese tsunami marine debris: An approach for evaluating rafting of a coastal species at sea. Marine pollution bulletin,