Publications

Recent publications from the group

Saeedi H., Reimer J.D., Brandt M.I., Dumais P-O., Jażdżewska A.M., Jeffery N.W., Thielen P.M., Costello MJ. 2019. Global marine biodiversity in the context of achieving the Aichi Targets: ways forward and addressing data gaps. PeerJ, in press.

Bates AE, Cooke RSC, Duncan MI, Edgar GJ, Bruno J, Benedetti-Cecchi L, Côté IM, Lefcheck JS, Costello MJ, Barrett N, Bird TJ, Fenberg PB, Stuart-Smith RD. 2019. Climate resilience in marine protected areas and the ‘Protection Paradox’. Biological Conservation, in press.

Costello MJ, Connor DW. 2019. Connectivity is generally not important for marine reserve planning. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 2542, online. DOI https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2019.04.015

Pamungkas J, Glasby CJ, Read GB, Wilson SP, Costello MJ. 2019. Progress and perspectives in the discovery of polychaete worms (Annelida) of the world. Helgoland Marine Research 73, 4. https://rdcu.be/bz9Ef  

Zhao, Q., Costello MJ. 2019. Summer and winter ecosystems of the world ocean photic zone. Ecological Research, 1–15. https://doi.org/10.1111/1440-1703.12006

Charry MP, Northcott GL, Gaw S., Keesing V, Costello M, Tremblay LA. 2019. Development of acute and chronic toxicity bioassays using the pelagic copepod Gladioferens pectinatus. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 174, 611-617.

Kroh A., Costello MJ, Horton T. 2019. Biodiversity databases in the future: reply to Cene Fišer. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, online.

Saeedi, H, Costello MJ. 2019. A world dataset on the geographic distributions of Solenidae razor clams (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Biodiversity Data Journal 7, e31375.

Asaad, I., Lundquist, C. J., Erdmann, M. V., Costello, M. J. 2019. An interactive atlas for marine biodiversity conservation in the Coral Triangle. Earth Syst. Sci. Data 11, 163-174. https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2018-80.

Jetz W, McGeoch MA, Guralnick R, Ferrier S, Beck J, Costello MJ, Fernandez M, Geller GN, Keil P, Merow C, Meyer C, Muller-Karger FE, Pereira HM, Regan EC, Schmeller DS, Turak E. 2019. Essential Biodiversity Variables for mapping and monitoring of species populations. Nature Ecology and Evolution 3, 539–551.

Costello MJ, Tsai P, Cheung A, Basher Z., Chaudhary C. 2018. Reply to ‘Dissimilarity measures affected by richness differences yield biased delimitations of biogeographic realms’. Nature Communications 9, 5085. DOI 10.1038/s41467-018-07252-4 https://rdcu.be/bcbpe

Asaad I, Lundquist CJ, Erdmann MV, and Costello MJ. 2018. Designating spatial priorities for marine biodiversity conservation in the Coral Triangle. Frontiers in Marine Science 5, 400. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2018.00400 

Sayre R., Noble S, Wright D, Breyer S, Butler K, Van Graafeiland K, Frye C, Karagulle D, Hopkins D, Stephens D, Kelly K, Basher Z, Hamann S, Smith R, Burton D, Cress J, Atkins K, VanSistine DP, Friesen B, Allee B, Allen T, Aniello P, Assad I, Costello MJ, Goodin K, Harris P, Kavanaugh M, Lillis H, Manca E, Muller-Karger F, Nyberg B, Parsons R, Reed A, Saarinen J, Steiner J. 2018. A new 30 meter resolution global shoreline vector and associated global islands database for the development of standardized Ecological Coastal Units. Journal of Operational Oceanography (TJOO), https://doi.org/10.1080/1755876X.2018.1529714 .

Costello MJ, Horton T, Kroh A. 2018. Sustainable biodiversity databasing: international, collaborative, dynamic, centralised. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 33 (11), 803-805. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2018.08.006

Costello, MJ, Beard KH, Primack RB, Devictor V, Bates AE. 2018. Are killer bees good for coffee? The contribution of a paper’s title and other factors to its future citations. Biological Conservation 229, 1-5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2018.07.010

Basher, Z, Bowden, D.A., Costello, M.J., 2018. GMED: Global Marine Environment Datasets for environment visualization and species distribution modelling. Earth Syst. Sci. Data (ESSD-2018-64) https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2018-64

Jayathilake D.R.M., Costello M.J. 2018. A modelled global distribution of the seagrass biome. Biological Conservation 226, 120-126. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2018.07.009

Arfianti T, Wilson S, Costello MJ. 2018. Progress in the discovery of amphipod crustaceans. PeerJ 6, e5187 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5187

Costello MJ, Basher Z, Sayre R. Breyer S, Wright D. 2018. Stratifying ocean sampling globally and with depth to account for environmental variability. (Nature) Scientific Reports 8, 11259. DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-29419-1. Direct download https://rdcu.be/3xmF

Charry MP, Keesing V, Costello M, Tremblay LA. 2018. Assessment of the ecotoxicity of urban estuarine sediment using benthic and pelagic copepod bioassays. PeerJ 6:e4936 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.4936

  1. Saeedi H., Reimer J.D., Brandt M.I., Dumais P-O., Jażdżewska A.M., Jeffery N.W., Thielen P.M., Costello 2019. Global marine biodiversity in the context of achieving the Aichi Targets: ways forward and addressing data gaps. PeerJ, in press.
  2. Bates AE, Cooke RSC, Duncan MI, Edgar GJ, Bruno J, Benedetti-Cecchi L, Côté IM, Lefcheck JS, Costello MJ, Barrett N, Bird TJ, Fenberg PB, Stuart-Smith RD. 2019. Climate resilience in marine protected areas and the ‘Protection Paradox’. Biological Conservation, in press.
  3. Costello MJ, Connor DW. 2019. Connectivity is generally not important for marine reserve planning. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 2542, online. DOI https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2019.04.015
  4. Pamungkas J, Glasby CJ, Read GB, Wilson SP, Costello 2019. Progress and perspectives in the discovery of polychaete worms (Annelida) of the world. Helgoland Marine Research 73, 4. https://rdcu.be/bz9Ef
  5. Zhao, Q., Costello 2019. Summer and winter ecosystems of the world ocean photic zone. Ecological Research, 1–15. https://doi.org/10.1111/1440-1703.12006
  6. Charry MP, Northcott GL, Gaw S., Keesing V, Costello M, Tremblay LA. 2019. Development of acute and chronic toxicity bioassays using the pelagic copepod Gladioferens pectinatus. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 174, 611-617.
  7. Kroh A., Costello MJ, Horton T. 2019. Biodiversity databases in the future: reply to Cene Fišer. Trends in Ecology and Evolution,
  8. Saeedi, H, Costello 2019. A world dataset on the geographic distributions of Solenidae razor clams (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Biodiversity Data Journal 7, e31375.
  9. Asaad, I., Lundquist, C. J., Erdmann, M. V., Costello, M. J. 2019. An interactive atlas for marine biodiversity conservation in the Coral Triangle. Earth Syst. Sci. Data 11, 163-174. https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2018-80.
  10. Jetz W, McGeoch MA, Guralnick R, Ferrier S, Beck J, Costello MJ, Fernandez M, Geller GN, Keil P, Merow C, Meyer C, Muller-Karger FE, Pereira HM, Regan EC, Schmeller DS, Turak E. 2019. Essential Biodiversity Variables for mapping and monitoring of species populations. Nature Ecology and Evolution 3, 539–551.
  11. Costello MJ, Tsai P, Cheung A, Basher Z., Chaudhary C. 2018. Reply to ‘Dissimilarity measures affected by richness differences yield biased delimitations of biogeographic realms’. Nature Communications 9, 5085. DOI 1038/s41467-018-07252-4 https://rdcu.be/bcbpe
  12. Asaad I, Lundquist CJ, Erdmann MV, and Costello 2018. Designating spatial priorities for marine biodiversity conservation in the Coral Triangle. Frontiers in Marine Science 5, 400. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2018.00400
  13. Sayre R., Noble S, Wright D, Breyer S, Butler K, Van Graafeiland K, Frye C, Karagulle D, Hopkins D, Stephens D, Kelly K, Basher Z, Hamann S, Smith R, Burton D, Cress J, Atkins K, VanSistine DP, Friesen B, Allee B, Allen T, Aniello P, Assad I, Costello MJ, Goodin K, Harris P, Kavanaugh M, Lillis H, Manca E, Muller-Karger F, Nyberg B, Parsons R, Reed A, Saarinen J, Steiner J. A new 30 meter resolution global shoreline vector and associated global islands database for the development of standardized Ecological Coastal Units. Journal of Operational Oceanography (TJOO), https://doi.org/10.1080/1755876X.2018.1529714 .
  14. Costello MJ, Horton T, Kroh A. 2018. Sustainable biodiversity databasing: international, collaborative, dynamic, centralised. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 33 (11), 803-805. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2018.08.006
  15. Costello, MJ, Beard KH, Primack RB, Devictor V, Bates AE. 2018. Are killer bees good for coffee? The contribution of a paper’s title and other factors to its future citations. Biological Conservation 229, 1-5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2018.07.010
  16. Basher, Z, Bowden, D.A., Costello, M.J., 2018. GMED: Global Marine Environment Datasets for environment visualization and species distribution modelling. Earth Syst. Sci. Data (ESSD-2018-64) https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2018-64
  17. Jayathilake D.R.M., CostelloJ. 2018. A modelled global distribution of the seagrass biome. Biological Conservation 226, 120-126. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2018.07.009
  18. Arfianti T, Wilson S, Costello 2018. Progress in the discovery of amphipod crustaceans. PeerJ 6, e5187 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5187
  19. Costello MJ, Basher Z, Sayre R. Breyer S, Wright D. 2018. Stratifying ocean sampling globally and with depth to account for environmental variability. (Nature) Scientific Reports 8, 11259. DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-29419-1. Direct download https://rdcu.be/3xmF
  20. Charry MP, Keesing V, Costello M, Tremblay LA. 2018. Assessment of the ecotoxicity of urban estuarine sediment using benthic and pelagic copepod bioassays. PeerJ 6:e4936 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.4936

Asaad I, Lundquist CJ, Erdmann MV, and Costello 2018. Delineating priority areas for marine biodiversity conservation in the Coral Triangle. Biological Conservation 222, 198–211. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2018.03.037

Navarro, L.M., Fernández, N., Guerra, C., Guralnick, R., Kissling, W.D., Londoño, M.C., Muller-Karger, F., Turak, E., Balvanera, P., Costello, M.J., Delavaud, A., El Serafy G, Ferrier S, Geijzendorffer I, Geller GN, Jetz W, Kim E-S, Kim HJ, Martin CS, McGeoch MA, Mwampamba TH, Nel JL, Nicholson E, Pettorelli N, Schaepman ME, Skidmore A, Sousa Pinto I, Vergara S, Vihervaara P, Xu H, Yahara T, Gill M, Pereira HM. 2017. Monitoring biodiversity change through effective global coordination. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 29, 158-169.

Thomson, S.A., Pyle, R.L., Ahyong, S.T., Alonso-Zarazaga, M., Ammirati, J., Araya, J.F., Ascher, J.S., Audisio, T.L., Azevedo-Santos, V.M., Bailly, N., Baker, W.J., Balke M, Barclay MVL, Barrett RL, Benine RC, Bickerstaff JRM, Bouchard P, Bour R, Bourgoin T, Boyko CB, Breure ASH, Brothers DJ, Byng JW, Campbell D, Ceríaco LMP, Cernák I, Cerretti P, Chang C-H, Cho S, Copus JM, Costello MJ, Andras Cseh, Csaba Csuzdi, Alastair Culham, Guillermo D’Elía, Cédric d’Udekem d’Acoz, Mikhail E., Daneliya, René Dekker, Edward C. Dickinson, Timothy A. Dickinson, Peter Paul van Dijk, Klaas-Douwe B. Dijkstra, Bálint Dima, Dmitry A. Dmitriev, Leni Duistermaat, John P. Dumbacher, Wolf L. Eiserhardt, Torbjørn Ekrem, Neal L. Evenhuis, Arnaud Faille, José L. Fernández-Triana, Emile Fiesler, Mark Fishbein, Barry G. Fordham, André V. L. Freitas, Natália R. Friol, Uwe Fritz, Tobias Frøslev, Vicki A. Funk, Stephen D. Gaimari, Guilherme S. T. Garbino, André R. S. Garraffoni, József Geml, Anthony C. Gill, Alan Gray, Felipe G. Grazziotin, Penelope Greenslade, Eliécer E. Gutiérrez, Mark S. Harvey, Cornelis J. Hazevoet, Kai He, Xiaolan He, Stephan Helfer, Kristofer M. Helgen, Anneke H. van Heteren, Francisco Hita Garcia, Norbert Holstein, Margit K. Horváth, Peter H. Hovenkamp, Wei Song Hwang, Jaakko Hyvönen, Melissa B. Islam, John B. Iverson, Michael A. Ivie, Zeehan Jaafar, Morgan D. Jackson, J. Pablo Jayat, Norman F. Johnson, Hinrich Kaiser, Bente B. Klitgård, Dániel G. Knapp, Jun-ichi Kojima, Urmas Kõljalg, Jenő Kontschán, Frank-Thorsten Krell, Irmgard Krisai-Greilhuber, Sven Kullander, Leonardo Latella, John E. Lattke, Valeria Lencioni, Gwilym P. Lewis, Marcos G. Lhano, Nathan K. Lujan, Jolanda A. Luksenburg, Jean Mariaux, Jader Marinho-Filho, Christopher J. Marshall, Jason F. Mate, Molly M. McDonough, Ellinor Michel, Vitor F. O. Miranda, Mircea-Dan Mitroiu, Jesús Molinari, Scott Monks, Abigail J. Moore, Ricardo Moratelli, Dávid Murányi, Takafumi Nakano, Svetlana Nikolaeva, John Noyes, Michael Ohl, Nora H. Oleas, Thomas Orrell, Barna Páll-Gergely, Thomas Pape, Viktor Papp, Lynne R. Parenti, David Patterson, Igor Ya. Pavlinov, Ronald H. Pine, Péter Poczai, Jefferson Prado, Divakaran Prathapan, Richard K. Rabeler, John E. Randall, Frank E. Rheindt, Anders G. J. Rhodin, Sara M. Rodríguez, D. Christopher Rogers, Fabio de O. Roque, Kevin C. Rowe, Luis A. Ruedas, Jorge Salazar-Bravo, Rodrigo B. Salvador, George Sangster, Carlos E. Sarmiento, Dmitry S. Schigel, Stefan Schmidt, Frederick W. Schueler, Hendrik Segers, Neil Snow, Pedro G. B. Souza-Dias, Riaan Stals, Soili Stenroos, R. Douglas Stone, Charles F. Sturm, Pavel Štys, Pablo Teta, Daniel C. Thomas, Robert M. Timm, Brian J. Tindall, Jonathan A. Todd, Dagmar Triebel, Antonio G. Valdecasas, Alfredo Vizzini, Maria S. Vorontsova, Jurriaan M. de Vos, Philipp Wagner, Les Watling, Alan Weakley, Francisco Welter-Schultes, Daniel Whitmore, Nicholas Wilding, Kipling Will, Jason Williams, Karen Wilson, Judith E. Winston, Wolfgang Wüster, Douglas Yanega, David K. Yeates, Hussam Zaher, Guanyang Zhang, Zhi-Qiang Zhang, Hong-Zhang Zhou. 2018. Taxonomy based on science is necessary for global conservation. PLoS Biology 16(3), p.e2005075.

Horton, T., Gofas S, Kroh A, Poore GCB, Read G, Rosenberg G, Stöhr S, Bailly N, Boury-Esnault N, Brandão SN, Costello MJ, Decock W, Dekeyzer S, Hernandez F, Mees J, Paulay G, Vandepitte L, Vanhoorne B, Vranken S. 2017. Improving nomenclatural consistency: a decade of experience in the World Register of Marine Species. European Journal of Taxonomy, No. 389. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2017.389.

Robinson NA, Nelson WA, Costello MJ, Sutherland JE, Lundquist CJ. 2017. A systematic review of marine-based Species Distribution Models (SDMs) with recommendations for best practice. Frontiers in Marine Science 4 (421), 11 pp. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2017.00421

Costello, M. J., Tsai, P., Wong, P. S., Cheung, A. K. L., Basher, Z., & Chaudhary, C. (2017). Marine biogeographic realms and species endemicity. Nature communications, 8(1), 1057. doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01121-2

Edgar, G. J., Alexander, T. J., Lefcheck, J. S., Bates, A. E., Kininmonth, S. J., Thomson, R. J., . . . Stuart-Smith, R. D. (2017). Abundance and local-scale processes contribute to multi-phyla gradients in global marine diversity. Science advances, 3(10), e1700419. doi:10.1126/sciadv.1700419

Asaad, I., Lundquist, C., Erdmann, M., & Costello, M. (2017). Ecological criteria to identify areas for biodiversity conservation. Biological Conservation, 213(Part B), 309-316. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2016.10.007

Santini, L., Belmaker, J., Costello, M. J., Pereira, H. M., Rossberg, A. G., Schipper, A. M., . . . Rondinini, C. (2017). Assessing the suitability of diversity metrics to detect biodiversity change. Biological Conservation, 213(Part B), 341-350. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2016.08.024

Latombe, G., Pyšek, P., Jeschke, J. M., Blackburn, T. M., Bacher, S., Capinha, C., . . . McGeoch, M. A. (2017). A vision for global monitoring of biological invasions. Biological Conservation, 213, 295-308. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2016.06.013

Schmeller, D. S., Böhm, M., Arvanitidis, C., Barber-Meyer, S., Brummitt, N., Chandler, M., . . . Belnap, J. (2017). Building capacity in biodiversity monitoring at the global scale. Biodiversity and Conservation, 26(12), 2765-2790. doi:10.1007/s10531-017-1388-7

Schmeller, D. S., Mihoub, J. -B., Bowser, A., Arvanitidis, C., Costello, M. J., Fernandez, M., . . . Isaac, N. J. B. (2017). An operational definition of essential biodiversity variables. Biodiversity and Conservation, 26(12), 2967-2972. doi:10.1007/s10531-017-1386-9

Costello, M. J., & Chaudhary, C. (2017). Marine Biodiversity, Biogeography, Deep-Sea Gradients, and Conservation. Current biology : CB, 27(11), R511-R527. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2017.04.060

Chaudhary, C., Saeedi, H., & Costello, M. J. (2017). Marine Species Richness Is Bimodal with Latitude: A Reply to Fernandez and Marques. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 32(4), 234-237. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2017.02.007

Turak, E., Regan, E., & Costello, M. J. (2017). Measuring and reporting biodiversity change. Biological Conservation, 213, 249-251. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2017.03.013

Saeedi, H., Dennis, T. E., & Costello, M. J. (2017). Bimodal latitudinal species richness and high endemicity of razor clams (Mollusca). Journal of Biogeography, 44(3), 592-604. doi:10.1111/jbi.12903

Sayre, R., Wright, D., Breyer, S., Butler, K., Van Graafeiland, K., Costello, M., . . . Stephens, D. (2017). A Three-Dimensional Mapping of the Ocean Based on Environmental Data. Oceanography, 30(1), 90-103. doi:10.5670/oceanog.2017.116

Costello, M. J., & Breyer, S. (2017). Ocean Depths: The Mesopelagic and Implications for Global Warming. Current Biology, 27(1), R36-R38. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2016.11.042

McLeod, L. E., & Costello, M. J. (2017). Light traps for sampling marine biodiversity. Helgoland Marine Research, 71(1), 8 pages. doi:10.1186/s10152-017-0483-1

Costello, M., Salmond, A., Hikuroa, D. C., & Taei, S. (2016). Marine reserves: Sustainable fisheries need reserves. In Correspondence in Nature (pp. 341). doi:10.1038/540341e

Saeedi, H., Basher, Z., & Costello, M. J. (2016). Modelling present and future global distributions of razor clams (Bivalvia: Solenidae). Helgoland Marine Research, 70, 24 pages. doi:10.1186/s10152-016-0477-4

Costello, M. J. (2016). Marine reserves: Sustainable fisheries need reserves. Nature, 540(7633), 341. doi:10.1038/540341e

Schipper, A. M., Belmaker, J., de Miranda, M. D., Navarro, L. M., Böhning-Gaese, K., Costello, M. J., . . . Pereira, H. M. (2016). Contrasting changes in the abundance and diversity of North American bird assemblages from 1971 to 2010. Global Change Biology, 22(12), 3948-3959. doi:10.1111/gcb.13292

Costello, M. J., Beard, K. H., Corlett, R. T., Cumming, G. S., Devictor, V., Loyola, R., . . . Primack, R. B. (2016). Field work ethics in biological research. Biological Conservation, 203, 268-271. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2016.10.008

Costello, M. J. (2016). Parasite Rates of Discovery, Global Species Richness and Host Specificity. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 56(4), 588-599. doi:10.1093/icb/icw084

Chaudhary, C., Saeedi, H., & Costello, M. J. (2016). Bimodality of Latitudinal Gradients in Marine Species Richness. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 31(9), 670-676. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2016.06.001

Lucy, F., Roy, H., Simpson, A., Carlton, J., Hanson, J. M., Magellan, K., . . . Panov, V. (2016). INVASIVESNET towards an International Association for Open Knowledge on Invasive Alien Species. Management of Biological Invasions, 7(2), 131-139. doi:10.3391/mbi.2016.7.2.01

Symposia and Oral Abstracts (2016). In Integrative and Comparative Biology Vol. 56 (pp. e1-e250). doi:10.1093/icb/icw002

Costello, M. J. (2016). Global biodiversity and biogeography of parasites. In Integrative and Comparative Biology (Vol. 56, Iss. Suppl 1, pp. E44). Portland, Oregon, United States: Oxford University Press (OUP): Policy B – Oxford Open Option A. doi:10.1093/icb/icw002

Waters, C. G., Lindsay, S., & Costello, M. J. (2016). Factors relevant to pre-veliger nutrition of Tridacnidae giant clams. Reviews in Aquaculture, 8(1), 3-17. doi:10.1111/raq.12069

Basher, Z., & Costello, M. J. (2016). The past, present and future distribution of a deep-sea shrimp in the Southern Ocean. PeerJ, 4. doi:10.7717/peerj.1713

McGeoch, M. A., Genovesi, P., Bellingham, P. J., Costello, M. J., McGrannachan, C., & Sheppard, A. (2016). Prioritizing species, pathways, and sites to achieve conservation targets for biological invasion. Biological Invasions, 18(2), 299-314. doi:10.1007/s10530-015-1013-1

Vaughan, D. B., Grutter, A. S., Costello, M. J., & Hutson, K. S. (2017). Cleaner fishes and shrimp diversity and a re-evaluation of cleaning symbioses. Fish and Fisheries, 18(4), 698-716. doi:10.1111/faf.12198

de Jong, Y., Kouwenberg, J., Boumans, L., Hussey, C., Hyam, R., Nicolson, N., . . . Ulenberg, S. (2015). PESI – a taxonomic backbone for Europe. Biodiversity Data Journal, 3, e5848. doi:10.3897/BDJ.3.e5848

Costello, M. J., & Ballantine, B. (2015). Biodiversity conservation should focus on no-take Marine Reserves: 94% of Marine Protected Areas allow fishing. Trends in ecology & evolution, 30(9), 507-509. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2015.06.011

Costello, M. J., Claus, S., Dekeyzer, S., Vandepitte, L., Tuama, É., Lear, D., & Tyler-Walters, H. (2015). Biological and ecological traits of marine species. PeerJ, 2015, 29 pages. doi:10.7717/peerj.1201

Costello, M. J., Vanhoorne, B., & Appeltans, W. (2015). Conservation of biodiversity through taxonomy, data publication, and collaborative infrastructures. Conservation Biology, 29(4), 1094-1099. doi:10.1111/cobi.12496

Costello, M. J., Lane, M., Wilson, S., & Houlding, B. (2015). Factors influencing when species are first named and estimating global species richness. Global Ecology and Conservation, 4, 243-254. doi:10.1016/j.gecco.2015.07.001

Kopf, A., Bicak, M., Kottmann, R., Schnetzer, J., Kostadinov, I., Lehmann, K., . . . Glöckner, F. O. (2015). The ocean sampling day consortium. GigaScience, 4, 27. doi:10.1186/s13742-015-0066-5

Costello, M. J. (2015). Biodiversity: The Known, Unknown, and Rates of Extinction. Current Biology, 25(9), R368-R371. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2015.03.051

Costello, M. J., Archambault, P., Chavanich, S., Miloslavich, P., Paterson, D. M., Phang, S. -M., . . . Thorndyke, M. (2015). Organizing, supporting and linking the world marine biodiversity research community. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 95(03), 431-433. doi:10.1017/S0025315414001969

Lundquist, C. J., Julian, K., Costello, M., Gordon, D., Mackay, K., Mills, S., . . . Thompson, D. (2015). Development of a Tier 1 National Reporting Statistic for New Zealand’s Marine Biodiversity. Wellington: Ministry for Primary Industries.

Costello, M. J., Smith, M., & Fraczek, W. (2015). Correction to Surface Area and the Seabed Area, Volume, Depth, Slope, and Topographic Variation for the World’s Seas, Oceans, and Countries. Environmental Science and Technology, 49(11), 7071-7072. doi:10.1021/acs.est.5b01942

Lee, S. T. M., Kelly, M., Langlois, T. J., & Costello, M. J. (2015). Baseline seabed habitat and biotope mapping for a proposed marine reserve. PeerJ, 3, e1446. doi:10.7717/peerj.1446

Costello, M. J., Houlding, B., & Joppa, L. N. (2014). Further evidence of more taxonomists discovering new species, and that most species have been named: response to Bebber et al. (2014). The New phytologist, 202(3), 739-740. doi:10.1111/nph.12689

Costello, M. J. (2014). Long live Marine Reserves: A review of experiences and benefits. Biological Conservation, 176, 289-296. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2014.04.023

Bravo, S., Sepulveda, M., Silva, M. T., & Costello, M. J. (2014). Efficacy of deltamethrin in the control of Caligus rogercresseyi (Boxshall and Bravo) using bath treatment. Aquaculture, 432, 175-180. doi:10.1016/j.aquaculture.2014.05.018

Basher, Z., Bowden, D. A., & Costello, M. J. (2014). Diversity and distribution of deep-sea shrimps in the Ross Sea region of Antarctica. PloS one, 9(7), e103195. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0103195

COSTELLO, M. A. R. K. J., HOULDING, B. R. E. T. T., & WILSON, S. I. M. O. N. (2014). As in other taxa, relatively fewer beetles are being described by an increasing number of authors: response to Löbl and Leschen. Systematic Entomology, 39(3), 395-399. doi:10.1111/syen.12068

Hobern, D., Appeltans, W., & Costello, M. J. (2014). Advancing online databases and information systems for biodiversity conservation. Biological Conservation, 173, 65-67. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2014.04.008

Yang, J., Gao, J., Cheung, A., Liu, B., Schwendenmann, L., & Costello, M. J. (2013). Vegetation and sediment characteristics in an expanding mangrove forest in New Zealand. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 134, 11-18. doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2013.09.017

Hillock, K. A., & Costello, M. J. (2013). Tolerance of the invasive tunicate Styela clava to air exposure. Biofouling, 29(10), 1181-1187. doi:10.1080/08927014.2013.832221

Costello, M. J., Wilson, S., & Houlding, B. (2013). More taxonomists describing significantly fewer species per unit effort may indicate that most species have been discovered. Systematic biology, 62(4), 616-624. doi:10.1093/sysbio/syt024

Costello, M. J., Michener, W. K., Gahegan, M., Zhang, Z. -Q., & Bourne, P. E. (2013). Biodiversity data should be published, cited, and peer reviewed. Trends in ecology & evolution, 28(8), 454-461. doi:10.1016/j.tree.2013.05.002

Saeedi, H., Costello, M. J., & von Cosel, R. (2013). First report of anterior pallial tentacles in Solen dactylus (Bivalvia: Solenidae) from the Northern Persian Gulf, Iran. PloS one, 8(5), e63487. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0063487

Waters, C. G., Story, R., & Costello, M. J. (2013). A methodology for recruiting a giant clam, Tridacna maxima, directly to natural substrata: A first step in reversing functional extinctions?. Biological conservation, 160, 19-24. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2012.12.036

Costello, M. J., May, R. M., & Stork, N. E. (2013). Can we name Earth’s species before they go extinct?. Science (New York, N.Y.), 339(6118), 413-416. doi:10.1126/science.1230318

Costello, M. J., Bouchet, P., Boxshall, G., Fauchald, K., Gordon, D., Hoeksema, B. W., . . . Walter, T. C. (2013). Global coordination and standardisation in marine biodiversity through the World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) and related databases. PloS one, 8(1), e51629. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0051629

Hillock, K. A., & Costello, M. J. (2013). Tolerance of the invasive tunicate Styela clava to air exposure. Biofouling, 29(10), 1181-1187. doi:10.1080/08927014.2013.832221

Costello, M. J., Appeltans, W., Bailly, N., Berendsohn, W. G., de Jong, Y., Edwards, M., . . . Mees, J. (2014). Strategies for the sustainability of online open-access biodiversity databases. Biological Conservation, 173, 155-165. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2013.07.042

Costello, M. J., May, R. M., & Stork, N. E. (2013). Response to comments on “Can we name Earth’s species before they go extinct?”. Science (New York, N.Y.), 341(6143), 237. doi:10.1126/science.1237381

Brine, O., Hunt, L., & Costello, M. J. (2013). Marine biofouling on recreational boats on swing moorings and berths. Management of Biological Invasions, 4(4), 327-341. doi:10.3391/mbi.2013.4.4.07

Saeedi, H., Dennis, T. E., & Costello, M. (2013). Global biodiversity and biogeography of razor clams (Solenidae: Bivalvia). In Joint Conference for the New Zealand Freshwater Sciences Society, New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, and the Australian Society for Fish Biology. Hamilton, New Zealand.

Saeedi, H., Costello, M., & Dennis, T. (2013). Global biodiversity and biogeography of razor clams (Bivalvia: Solenidae). In International Biogeography Society Special Meeting: The Geography of Species Associations. Montreal, Canada. Retrieved from http://ibsmontreal.webs.com/

Costello, M. J., & Wieczorek, J. (2014). Best practice for biodiversity data management and publication. Biological Conservation, 173, 68-73. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2013.10.018

Saeedi, H., & Costello, M. J. (2013). Aspects of global distribution of six marine bivalve mollusc families. In Clam Fisheries and Aquaculture (pp. 27-44).

Appeltans, W., Ahyong, S. T., Anderson, G., Angel, M. V., Artois, T., Bailly, N., . . . Berta, A. (2012). The magnitude of global marine species diversity. Current biology : CB, 22(23), 2189-2202. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2012.09.036

Costello, M. J., Michener, W. K., Gahegan, M. N., Zhang, Z. Q., Bourne, P., & Chavan, V. (2012). Quality assurance and intellectual property rights in advancing biodiversity data publication. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Retrieved from http://links.gbif.org/qa_ipr_advancing_biodiversity_data_publishing_en_v1

Leleu, K., Remy-Zephir, B., Costello, M. J., Leleu, K., Leleu, K., Remy-Zephir, B., & Grace, R. (2012). Mapping habitats in a marine reserve showed how a 30-year trophic cascade altered ecosystem structure. Biological Conservation, 155, 193-201. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2012.05.009

Costello, M. J., Wilson, S. P., & Houlding, B. (2012). Predicting total global species richness using rates of species description and estimates of taxonomic effort. Systematic Biology, 61(5), 871-883. doi:10.1093/sysbio/syr080

Lundquist, C. J., Tracey, D., Hourigan, T., Cummings, V., Butler, E., Clark, M., . . . Costello, M. (2012). Marine Conservation Think Tank IMF Workshop Reports (#HAM2012-023, Project #MSI12202). Hamilton: NIWA.

O’Dor, R., Boustany, A. M., Chittenden, C. M., Costello, M. J., Moustahfid, H., Payne, J., . . . Vanden Berghe, E. (2012). Censo de peces y de todo aquello que comen: Qué progreso aporta el censo de la vida marina a la ciencia pesquera. Fisheries, 37(9), 398-409. doi:10.1080/03632415.2012.714323

Wahl, M., Link, H., Alexandridis, N., Thomason, J. C., Cifuentes, M., Costello, M. J., . . . Kaufmann, M. J. (2011). Re-Structuring of Marine Communities Exposed to Environmental Change: A Global Study on the Interactive Effects of Species and Functional Richness. PLOS ONE, 6(5). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019514

Costello, M. J., & Scott Baker, C. (2011). Who eats sea meat? Expanding human consumption of marine mammals. Biological Conservation, 144(12), 2745-2746. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2011.10.015

Costello, M. J., & Wilson, S. P. (2011). Predicting the number of known and unknown species in European seas using rates of description. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 20(2), 319-330. doi:10.1111/j.1466-8238.2010.00603.x

Costello, M. J., Cheung, A., & De Hauwere, N. (2010). Surface Area and the Seabed Area, Volume, Depth, Slope, and Topographic Variation for the World’s Seas, Oceans, and Countries. ENVIRON SCI TECHNOL, 44(23), 8821-8828. doi:10.1021/es1012752

Costello, M. J., Coll, M., Danovaro, R., Halpin, P., Ojaveer, H., & Miloslavich, P. (2010). A Census of Marine Biodiversity Knowledge, Resources, and Future Challenges. PLOS ONE, 5(8), 15 pages. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0012110

Costello, M. J., Livingston, M., McLay, C., McCrone, A., & Lundquist, C. (2010). Climate change and long-term data are the hot topics at Auckland conference on ‘Climate and Oceans’. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 44(1), 77-80. doi:10.1080/00288331003721489

Costello, M. J., Harris, P., Pearce, B., Fauchald, K., Fiorentino, A., Bourillet, J. -F., & Hamylton, S. (2010). A glossary of terminology used in marine biology, ecology, and geology. Version 1.0. Retrieved from http://www.marinespecies.org/glossary

Costello, M. J. (2009). How sea lice from salmon farms may cause wild salmonid declines in Europe and North America and be a threat to fishes elsewhere. P R SOC B, 276(1672), 3385-3394. doi:10.1098/rspb.2009.0771

Costello, M. J. (2009). Progress in understanding the ecology of sea lice, copepod parasites of wild and farmed salmonids. In INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY Vol. 49 (pp. E38). Boston, MA: OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC. doi:10.1093/icb/icp002

Costello, M. J., Boxshall, G. A., Boyko, C. B., Hoeg, J. T., Markham, J., & Appletans, W. (2009). How can we best make authoritative biological information available online?. In INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY Vol. 49 (pp. E38). Boston, MA: OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000268808800150&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=6e41486220adb198d0efde5a3b153e7d

Costello, M. J., Boxshall, G. A., Boyko, C. B., Hoeg, J. T., Markham, J., & Appletans, W. (2009). Development of sustainable authoritative online species databases. In INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY Vol. 49 (pp. E217). Boston, MA: OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000268808800864&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=6e41486220adb198d0efde5a3b153e7d

Appeltans, W., Bouchet, P., Boxshall, G. A., Fauchald, K., Gordon, D. P., Hoeksema, B. W., . . . Costello, M. J. (2009). World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved from http://www.marinespecies.org/

Costello, M. J. (2009). The global economic cost of sea lice to the salmonid farming industry. Journal of fish diseases, 32(1), 115-118. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2761.2008.01011.x

Costello, M. J. (2009). Motivating Online Publication of Data. BIOSCIENCE, 59(5), 418-427. doi:10.1525/bio.2009.59.5.9

Vanden  Berghe, E., Claus, S., Appeltans, W., Faulwetter, S., Arvanitidis, C., Somerfield, P. J., . . . Bachelet, G. (2009). MacroBen integrated database on benthic invertebrates of European continental shelves: a tool for large-scale analysis across Europe. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 382, 225-238. doi:10.3354/meps07826

Costello, M. J. (2009). Distinguishing marine habitat classification concepts for ecological data management. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 397, 253-268. doi:10.3354/meps08317

Quinn, B., Costello, M. J., Dorange, G., Wilson, J. G., & Mothersill, C. (2009). Development of an in vitro culture method for cells and tissues from the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha). Cytotechnology, 59(2), 121-134. doi:10.1007/s10616-009-9202-3

O’Shea, S., Costello, M. J., & O’Connell, K. (2009). Climate and Oceans: programme and abstracts for annual conference in Auckland 2-4 September 2009. S. O’Shea, M. J. Costello, & K. O’Connell (Eds.), New Zealand Marine Sciences Society.

Arvanitidis, C., Somerfield, P. J., Rumohr, H., Faulwetter, S., Valavanis, V. D., Vasileiadou, A., . . . Labrune, C. (2009). Biological geography of the European seas: results from the MacroBen database. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 382, 265-278. doi:10.3354/meps07955

Ash, N., Jurgens, N., Leadley, P., Alkemade, R., Araujo, M. B., Asner, G. P., . . . Lavorel, S. (2009). bioDISCOVERY: assessing, monitoring and predicting biodiversity change. Paris: DIVERSITAS. Retrieved from http://www.diversitas-international.org/resources/publications/reports-1/bioDISCOVERY%20SP.pdf

Andrefouet, S., Costello, M. J., & and 18 others. (2008). The GEO Biodiversity Observation Network concept document. Geneva: Group on Earth Observations. Retrieved from http://www.earthobservations.org/documents/geo_v/20_GEO%20BON%20Concept%20Document.pdf

Andrefouet, S., Costello, M. J., Rast, M., & Sathyendranath, S. (2008). Earth observations for marine and coastal biodiversity and ecosystems. REMOTE SENS ENVIRON, 112(8), 3297-3299. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2008.04.006

Andrefouet, S., Costello, M. J., Rast, M., & Sathyendranath, S. (2008). Earth Observations for Marine and Coastal Biodiversity and Ecosystems (Vol. 112). S. Andréfouët, M. J. Costello, M. Rast, & S. Sathyendranath (Eds.), Remote Sensing of Environment.

Costello, M. (2014). Book review. In Biological Conservation (Vol. 171, pp. 196-197). doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2014.01.024

Baker, C. S., & Costello, M. J. (2007). Witness for the whales, Vs 4.3: a comprehensive and evaluated dataset of DNA sequences for improved molecular taxonomy and identification of cetacean species.

Atalah, J., Otto, S. A., Anderson, M. J., Costello, M. J., Lenz, M., & Wahl, M. (2007). Temporal variance of disturbance did not affect diversity and structure of a marine fouling community in north-eastern New Zealand. Marine Biology, 153(2), 199-211. doi:10.1007/s00227-007-0798-6

Atalah, J., Anderson, M. J., & Costello, M. J. (2007). Temporal variability and intensity of grazing: a mesocosm experiment. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 341, 15-24. doi:10.3354/meps341015

Vanden  Berghe, E., Appeltans, W., & Costello, M. J. (Eds.) (2007). Proceedings of the ,Ocean Biodiversity Informatics,: international conference on marine biodiversity data management.  Hamburg, Germany, 29 November – 4 December, 2004. (1 ed.). Oostend: VLIZ.

Mora, C., Andrefouet, S., Costello, M. J., Kranenburg, C., Rollo, A., Veron, J., . . . Myers, R. A. (2006). How protected are coral reefs? Response. SCIENCE, 314(5800), 758-760. doi:10.1126/science.314.5800.757b

Costello, M. J., Vanden Berghe, E., & Browman, H. I. (2006). Ocean biodiversity informatics (OBI) – Introduction. MAR ECOL-PROG SER, 316, 201-202.

Costello, M. J., Vanden Berghe, E., & Browman, H. (2006). Ocean Biodiversity Informatics (OBI) (Vol. 316). M. J. Costello, E. Vanden Berghe, & H. Browman (Eds.), Marine Ecology Progress Series.

Arvanitidis, C., Valavanis, V. D., Eleftheriou, A., Costello, M. J., Faulwetter, S., Gotsis, P., . . . Petrov, A. (2006). MedOBIS: biogeographic information system for the eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 316, 225-230. doi:10.3354/meps316225

Costello, M. J., Vanden  Berghe, E., & Browman, H. I. (2006). Introduction: Ocean Biodiversity Informatics. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 316, 201-202.

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