Academic Article

Year Title
2019 A novel three-dimensional analysis of functional architecture that describes the properties of macroalgae as a refugeMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  608:93-103. 2019
2018 Larval exposure to low salinity compromises metamorphosis and growth in the colonial ascidian Botrylloides violaceusInvertebrate Biology Transactions of the American Microscopical Society.  137:281-288. 2018
2018 Seaweed structure shapes trophic interactions: A case study using a mid-trophic level fish speciesJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  506:1-8. 2018
2018 Working with Video to Improve Deep-Sea Habitat CharacterizationOceanography.  31:64-67. 2018
2017 Invasive seaweeds transform habitat structure and increase biodiversity of associated speciesJournal of Ecology.  105:1668-1678. 2017
2017 Elevated seasonal temperatures eliminate thermal barriers of reproduction of a dominant invasive species: A community state change for northern communities?Diversity and Distributions.  23:1182-1192. 2017
2016 Spatial and temporal dynamics of ascidian invasions in the continental United States and Alaska (vol 163, pg 163, 2016)Marine Biology.  163:224. 2016
2016 Spatial and temporal dynamics of ascidian invasions in the continental United States and AlaskaMarine Biology.  163:163. 2016
2016 Intraspecific response of colonial ascidians to variable salinity stress in an era of global changeMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  551:215-225. 2016
2016 The influence of substrate material on ascidian larval settlement.Marine Pollution Bulletin.  106:35-42. 2016
2016 Distribution and diversity of tunicates utilizing eelgrass as substrate in the western North Atlantic between 39 degrees and 47 degrees north latitude (New Jersey to Newfoundland)Management of Biological Invasions.  7:51-57. 2016
2016 Post-Sandy Benthic Habitat Mapping Using New Topobathymetric Lidar Technology and Object-Based Image ClassificationJournal of Coastal Research.  76:200-208. 2016
2015 Dedication: Dr. Michele L. Dionne (1954-2012)Estuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  38:1213-1214. 2015
2013 Introduced species provide a novel temporal resource that facilitates native predator population growthBiological Invasions.  15:911-919. 2013
2013 Experimental and natural warming elevates mercury concentrations in estuarine fish.PLoS ONE.  8:e58401. 2013
2012 Species-specific mediation of temperature and community interactions by multiple foundation speciesOikos.  121:646-654. 2012
2011 Abundance and diversity of ascidians in the southern Gulf of Chiriqui, Pacific PanamaAquatic Invasions.  6:381-390. 2011
2011 Ascidians at the Pacific and Atlantic entrances to the Panama CanalAquatic Invasions.  6:371-380. 2011
2011 Potential of the invasive colonial ascidian, Didemnum vexillum, to limit escape response of the sea scallop, Placopecten magellanicusAquatic Invasions.  6:451-456. 2011
2011 The effects of climate change on species composition, succession and phenology: a case studyGlobal Change Biology.  17:2360-2369. 2011
2010 Colony fusion common in a colonial ascidianIntegrative and Comparative Biology American Zoologist.  50:E311-E311. 2010
2009 High natural fusion rates in a botryllid ascidianMarine Biology.  156:2613-2619. 2009
2009 Larval recruitment of the invasive colonial ascidian Didemnum vexillum, seasonal water temperatures in New England coastal and offshore waters, and implications for spread of the speciesAquatic Invasions.  4:153-168. 2009
2009 Maintenance of diversity altered by a shift in dominant species: implications for species coexistenceMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  387:71-80. 2009
2009 Variation in brooding period masks similarities in response to changing temperaturesMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  391:13-19. 2009
2008 Heart rate reflects osmostic stress levels in two introduced colonial ascidians Botryllus schlosseri and Botrylloides violaceusMarine Biology.  154:805-811. 2008
2007 Distribution and long-term temporal patterns of four invasive colonial ascidians in the Gulf of MaineJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  342:61-68. 2007
2007 The colonial ascidian Didemnum sp A: Current distribution, basic biology and potential threat to marine communities of the northeast and west coasts of North AmericaJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  342:99-108. 2007
2007 The role of colonial ascidians in altering biodiversity in marine fouling communitiesJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  342:169-171. 2007

Conference Proceeding

Year Title
2018 Climate change, sex, and community state changes in the Gulf of MaineIntegrative and Comparative Biology American Zoologist. E448-E448. 2018
2005 Long-term shifts in seasonal patterns of biodiversity in a marine fouling communityIntegrative and Comparative Biology American Zoologist. 1125-1125. 2005

Teaching Activities

  • Biological Oceanography Taught course 2019
  • Biological Oceanography Taught course 2019
  • Biological Oceanography Taught course 2018
  • Biological Oceanography Taught course 2018
  • Biological Oceanography Taught course 2017
  • Biological Oceanography Taught course 2017
  • Aquatic Animal Diversity Taught course 2016
  • Education And Training

    Full Name

  • Jennifer Dijkstra