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John Burt

Associate Professor of Biology

    20032020

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    Research Output

    2020

    Corals in the hottest reefs in the world exhibit symbiont fidelity not flexibility

    Howells, E. J., Bauman, A. G., Vaughan, G. O., Hume, B. C. C., Voolstra, C. R. & Burt, J. A., Feb 3 2020, In : Molecular Ecology. 10.1111/mec.15372.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Corals in the hottest reefs in the world exhibit symbiont fidelity not flexibility

    Howells, E. J., Bauman, A. G., Vaughan, G. O., Hume, B. C. C., Voolstra, C. R. & Burt, J. A., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Molecular Ecology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Intergenerational epigenetic inheritance in reef-building corals

    Liew, Y. J., Howells, E. J., Wang, X., Michell, C. T., Burt, J. A., Idaghdour, Y. & Aranda, M., Feb 10 2020, In : Nature Climate Change.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Intergenerational epigenetic inheritance in reef-building corals

    Liew, Y. J., Howells, E. J., Wang, X., Michell, C. T., Burt, J. A., Idaghdour, Y. & Aranda, M., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Nature Climate Change.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    2019

    A global atlas of the environmental risk of marinas on water quality

    Valdor, P. F., Gómez, A. G., Juanes, J. A., Kerléguer, C., Steinberg, P., Tanner, E., MacLeod, C., Knights, A. M., Seitz, R. D., Airoldi, L., Firth, L. B., Crowe, T., Chatzinikolaou, E., Smith, A., Arvanitidis, C., Burt, J. A., Brooks, P. R., Ponti, M., Soares-Gomes, A., Ovejero, A. & 1 others, Méndez, G., Dec 2019, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 149, 110661.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Causes and consequences of the 2017 coral bleaching event in the southern Persian/Arabian Gulf

    Burt, J., Paparella, F., Al-Mansoori, N., Al-Mansoori, A. & Al-Jailani, H., Aug 15 2019, In : Coral Reefs. 38, 4, p. 567-589 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Coastal urbanization and environmental change: Opportunities for collaborative education across a global network university

    Burt, J., Killilea, M. & Ciprut, S., Feb 1 2019, In : Regional Studies in Marine Science. 26, 100501.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Consequences of marine barriers for genetic diversity of the coral-specialist yellowbar angelfish from the Northwestern Indian Ocean

    Torquato, F., Range, P., Ben-Hamadou, R., Sigsgaard, E. E., Thomsen, P. F., Riera, R., Berumen, M. L., Burt, J., Feary, D. A., Marshell, A., D'Agostino, D., DiBattista, J. D. & Møller, P. R., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Ecology and Evolution.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Coral bioerosion on the marginal reefs of northeastern Arabia

    Al-Mansoori, N., McParland, D., Howells, E., Bauman, A. & Burt, J. A., Oct 16 2019, In : Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management. p. 1-9 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Coral bleaching in the Persian/Arabian Gulf is modulated by summer winds

    Paparella, F., Xu, C., Vaughan, G. O. & Burt, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 6, APR, 205.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Identifying potentially invasive non-native marine and brackish water species for the Arabian Gulf and Sea of Oman

    Clarke, S. A., Vilizzi, L., Lee, L., Wood, L. E., Cowie, W. J., Burt, J. A., Mamiit, R. J. E., Ali, H., Davison, P. I., Fenwick, G. V., Harmer, R., Skóra, M. E., Kozic, S., Aislabie, L. R., Kennerley, A., Le Quesne, W. J. F., Copp, G. H. & Stebbing, P. D., Dec 16 2019, In : Global Change Biology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Identifying potentially invasive non-native marine and brackish water species for the Arabian Gulf and Sea of Oman

    Clarke, S. A., Vilizzi, L., Lee, L., Wood, L. E., Cowie, W. J., Burt, J. A., Mamiit, R. J. E., Ali, H., Davison, P. I., Fenwick, G. V., Harmer, R., Skóra, M. E., Kozic, S., Aislabie, L. R., Kennerley, A., Le Quesne, W. J. F., Copp, G. H. & Stebbing, P. D., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Global Change Biology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Regional extinction risks for marine bony fishes occurring in the Persian/Arabian Gulf

    Buchanan, J. R., Ralph, G. M., Krupp, F., Harwell, H., Abdallah, M., Abdulqader, E., Al-Husaini, M., Bishop, J. M., Burt, J., Choat, J. H., Collette, B. B., Feary, D. A., Hartmann, S. A., Iwatsuki, Y., Kaymaram, F., Larson, H. K., Matsuura, K., Motomura, H., Munroe, T., Russell, B. & 3 others, Smith-Vaniz, W., Williams, J. & Carpenter, K. E., Feb 1 2019, In : Biological Conservation. 230, p. 10-19 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Suppressed coral settlement following mass bleaching in the southern Persian/Arabian Gulf

    Burt, J. A. & Bauman, A. G., Oct 9 2019, In : Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management. p. 1-9 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    SymPortal: A novel analytical framework and platform for coral algal symbiont next-generation sequencing ITS2 profiling

    Hume, B. C. C., Smith, E. G., Ziegler, M., Warrington, H. J. M., Burt, J., LaJeunesse, T. C., Wiedenmann, J. & Voolstra, C. R., Jan 1 2019, In : Molecular Ecology Resources.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    The Arabian Gulf

    Vaughan, G. O., Al-Mansoori, N. & Burt, J. A., 2019, World Seas: an Environmental Evaluation (Second Edition). Sheppard, C. (ed.). 2 ed. Academic Press, Vol. 2. p. 1-23 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Open Access
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    The influence of thermal extremes on coral reef fish behaviour in the Arabian/Persian Gulf

    D'Agostino, D., Burt, J. A., Reader, T., Vaughan, G. O., Chapman, B., Santinelli, C., Cavalcante, G. & Feary, D. A., Aug 2 2019, In : Coral Reefs. 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Towards more sustainable coastal development in the Arabian Gulf: Opportunities for ecological engineering in an urbanized seascape

    Burt, J. & Bartholomew, A., May 1 2019, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 142, p. 93-102 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    2018

    DNA extraction method plays a significant role when defining bacterial community composition in the marine invertebrate Echinometra mathaei

    Ketchum, R. N., Smith, E. G., Vaughan, G. O., Phippen, B. L., McParland, D., Carrier, T. J., Burt, J. A. & Reitzel, A. M., 2018, In : Frontiers in Marine Science.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Genomic and transcriptomic signals of thermal tolerance in heat-tolerant corals (Platygyra daedalea) of the Arabian/Persian Gulf

    Kirk, N. L., Howells, E. J., Abrego, D., Burt, J. & Meyer, E., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Molecular Ecology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Intergenerational epigenetic inheritance in reef-building corals

    Liew, Y. J., Howells, E. J., Wang, X., Michell, C. T., Burt, J. A., Idaghdour, Y. & Aranda, M., 2018, In : bioRxiv. p. 269076

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Microbial community dynamics of a keystone urchin species in the Persian/Arabian Gulf

    Ketchum, RN., Smith, EG., Vaughan, GO., Mcparland, D., Phippen, BL., Carrier, TJ., Burt, JA. & Reitzel, AM., 2018, INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY. Vol. 58. p. E116-E116

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Population collapse dynamics in Acropora downingi, an Arabian/Persian Gulf ecosystem-engineering coral, linked to rising temperature

    Riegl, B., Johnston, M., Purkis, S., Howells, E., Burt, J., Steiner, S. C. C., Sheppard, C. R. C. & Bauman, A., Jun 1 2018, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 6, p. 2447-2462 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Species-specific coral calcification responses to the extreme environment of the southern Persian Gulf

    Howells, E. J., Dunshea, G., McParland, D., Vaughan, G. O., Heron, S. F., Pratchett, M. S., Burt, J. & Bauman, A. G., Feb 27 2018, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 4, FEB, 56.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The arabian gulf

    Vaughan, G. O., Al-Mansoori, N. & Burt, J. A., Jan 1 2018, World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation Volume II: The Indian Ocean to the Pacific. Elsevier, p. 1-23 23 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    The complete mitochondrial genome of the sea urchin, sEchinometra sp. EZ

    Ketchum, R. N., DeBiasse, M. B., Ryan, J. F., Burt, J. & Reitzel, A. M., Jul 3 2018, In : Mitochondrial DNA Part B: Resources. 3, 2, p. 1225-1227 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The ecology of parrotfishes in marginal reef systems

    Hoey, A., Berumen, M., Bonaldo, R., Burt, J. A., Feary, D., Ferriera, C., Floeter, S. & Nakamura, Y., 2018, Biology of Parrotfishes. Hoey, A. & Bonaldo, R. (eds.). 1 ed. CRC Press, p. 277-301 26 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Validation of the binary designation Symbiodinium thermophilum (Dinophyceae)

    Hume, B. C. C., D'Angelo, C., Smith, E. G., Stevens, J. R., Burt, J. & Wiedenmann, J., Oct 1 2018, In : Journal of Phycology. 54, 5, p. 762-764 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2017

    Abundance and composition of juvenile corals reveals divergent trajectories for coral assemblages across the United Arab Emirates

    Pratchett, M. S., Baird, A. H., Bauman, A. G. & Burt, J., Jan 30 2017, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 114, 2, p. 1031-1035 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Biogeography and molecular diversity of coral symbionts in the genus Symbiodinium around the Arabian Peninsula

    Ziegler, M., Arif, C., Burt, J., Dobretsov, S., Roder, C., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Voolstra, C. R., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Biogeography. 44, 3, p. 674-686 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Environmental extremes are associated with dietary patterns in arabian gulf reef fishes

    Shraim, R., Dieng, M. M., Vinu, M., Vaughan, G., McParland, D., Idaghdhour, Y. & Burt, J., Sep 5 2017, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 4, SEP, 285.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Genetic structure of coral-Symbiodinium symbioses on the world’s warmest reefs

    Smith, E. G., Hume, B. C. C., Delaney, P., Wiedenmann, J. & Burt, J., Jun 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 6, e0180169.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Host specificity of Symbiodinium variants revealed by an ITS2 metahaplotype approach

    Smith, E. G., Ketchum, R. N. & Burt, J., Jun 1 2017, In : ISME Journal. 11, 6, p. 1500-1503 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Improving management of future coastal development in Qatar through ecosystem-based management approaches

    Burt, J., Ben-Hamadou, R., Abdel-Moati, M. A. R., Fanning, L., Kaitibie, S., Al-Jamali, F., Range, P., Saeed, S. & Warren, C. S., Nov 1 2017, In : Ocean and Coastal Management. 148, p. 171-181 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Long-Term Coral Community Stability in a Disturbed Marginal Reef in Kuwait

    AlHazeem, S., Burt, J. A., Alsaffar, A., Chen, W. & Al-Kandari, M., 2017, In : Journal of Water Resources and Ocean Science. 6, 6, p. 85-89 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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    Stable mucus-associated bacterial communities in bleached and healthy corals of Porites lobata from the Arabian Seas

    Hadaidi, G., Röthig, T., Yum, L. K., Ziegler, M., Arif, C., Roder, C., Burt, J. & Voolstra, C. R., Mar 31 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 45362.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Symbiont community stability through severe coral bleaching in a thermally extreme lagoon

    Smith, E. G., Vaughan, G. O., Ketchum, R. N., McParland, D. & Burt, J., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 2428.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2016

    An assessment of Qatar's coral communities in a regional context

    Burt, J., Smith, E. G., Warren, C. & Dupont, J., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 473-479 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Ancestral genetic diversity associated with the rapid spread of stress-tolerant coral symbionts in response to holocene climate change

    Hume, B. C. C., Voolstra, C. R., Arif, C., D'Angelo, C., Burt, J., Eyal, G., Loya, Y. & Wiedenmann, J., Apr 19 2016, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 113, 16, p. 4416-4421 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Current status of coral reefs in the United Arab Emirates: Distribution, extent, and community structure with implications for management

    Grizzle, R. E., Ward, K. M., AlShihi, R. M. S. & Burt, J., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 515-523 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Host adaptation and unexpected symbiont partners enable reef-building corals to tolerate extreme temperatures

    Howells, E. J., Abrego, D., Meyer, E., Kirk, N. L. & Burt, J., Aug 1 2016, In : Global Change Biology. 22, 8, p. 2702-2714 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Levels of genetic diversity and taxonomic status of Epinephelus species in United Arab Emirates fish markets

    Ketchum, R. N., Dieng, M. M., Vaughan, G. O., Burt, J. & Idaghdhour, Y., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 540-545 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Living on the edge: Vulnerability of coral-dependent fishes in the Gulf

    Buchanan, J. R., Krupp, F., Burt, J., Feary, D. A., Ralph, G. M. & Carpenter, K. E., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 480-488 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Local bleaching thresholds established by remote sensing techniques vary among reefs with deviating bleaching patterns during the 2012 event in the Arabian/Persian Gulf

    Shuail, D., Wiedenmann, J., D'Angelo, C., Baird, A. H., Pratchett, M. S., Riegl, B., Burt, J., Petrov, P. & Amos, C., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 654-659 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Oman's coral reefs: A unique ecosystem challenged by natural and man-related stresses and in need of conservation

    Burt, J., Coles, S., van Lavieren, H., Taylor, O., Looker, E. & Samimi-Namin, K., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 498-506 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Regional variation in the structure and function of parrotfishes on Arabian reefs

    Hoey, A. S., Feary, D. A., Burt, J., Vaughan, G., Pratchett, M. S. & Berumen, M. L., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 524-531 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Species-specific trends in the reproductive output of corals across environmental gradients and bleaching histories

    Howells, E. J., Ketchum, R. N., Bauman, A. G., Mustafa, Y., Watkins, K. D. & Burt, J., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 532-539 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The changing dynamics of coral reef science in Arabia

    Vaughan, G. O. & Burt, J., Apr 30 2016, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 105, 2, p. 441-458 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle