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John Burt

Associate Professor of Biology

    20032020

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    Research Output

    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

    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

    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

    Aquatic macroinvertebrates of an intermittent stream in the arid Hajar Mountains, Oman

    Burt, J. A., 2003, In : Tribulus. 13, 2, p. 14-22

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Are artificial reefs surrogates of natural habitats for corals and fish in Dubai, United Arab Emirates?

    Burt, J., Bartholomew, A., Usseglio, P., Bauman, A. & Sale, P. F., Apr 27 2009, In : Coral Reefs. 28, 3, p. 663-675 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Artificial marine habitats in the Arabian Gulf: Review of current use, benefits and management implications

    Feary, D. A., Burt, J. A. & Bartholomew, A., Oct 1 2011, In : Ocean and Coastal Management. 54, 10, p. 742-749 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Baseline incidence of mouthpart deformities in Chironomidae (Diptera) from the Laurentian Great Lakes, Canada

    Burt, J., Ciborowski, J. J. H. & Reynoldson, T. B., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Great Lakes Research. 29, 1, p. 172-180 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Benthic development on large-scale engineered reefs: A comparison of communities among breakwaters of different age and natural reefs

    Burt, J., Bartholomew, A. & Sale, P. F., Feb 1 2011, In : Ecological Engineering. 37, 2, p. 191-198 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Biogeographic patterns of reef fish community structure in the northeastern Arabian Peninsula

    Burt, J. A., Feary, D. A., Bauman, A. G., Usseglio, P., Cavalcante, G. H. & Sale, P. F., Sep 1 2011, In : ICES Journal of Marine Science. 68, 9, p. 1875-1883 9 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

    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

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    Coral recruitment and early benthic community development on several materials used in the construction of artificial reefs and breakwaters

    Burt, J., Bartholomew, A., Bauman, A., Saif, A. & Sale, P. F., May 15 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 373, 1, p. 72-78 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Corals from the Persian/Arabian Gulf as models for thermotolerant reef-builders: Prevalence of clade C3 Symbiodinium, host fluorescence and ex situ temperature tolerance

    Hume, B., D'Angelo, C., Burt, J., Baker, A. C., Riegl, B. & Wiedenmann, J., Jul 30 2013, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 72, 2, p. 313-322 10 p.

    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., 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

    Coral spawning in the Gulf of Oman and relationship to latitudinal variation in spawning season in the northwest Indian Ocean

    Howells, E. J., Abrego, D., Vaughan, G. O. & Burt, J., Dec 15 2014, In : Scientific Reports. 4, 7484.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Critical research needs for identifying future changes in Gulf coral reef ecosystems

    Feary, D. A., Burt, J. A., Bauman, A. G., Al Hazeem, S., Abdel-Moati, M. A., Al-Khalifa, K. A., Anderson, D. M., Amos, C., Baker, A., Bartholomew, A., Bento, R., Cavalcante, G. H., Chen, C. A., Coles, S. L., Dab, K., Fowler, A. M., George, D., Grandcourt, E., Hill, R., John, D. M. & 14 others, Jones, D. A., Keshavmurthy, S., Mahmoud, H., Moradi Och Tapeh, M., Mostafavi, P. G., Naser, H., Pichon, M., Purkis, S., Riegl, B., Samimi-Namin, K., Sheppard, C., Vajed Samiei, J., Voolstra, C. R. & Wiedenmann, J., Jul 30 2013, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 72, 2, p. 406-416 11 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

    Diversity of zooxanthellae from corals and sea anemones after long-term aquarium culture

    Hartle-Mougiou, K., D'Angelo, C., Smith, E. G., Burt, J., West, P. & Wiedenmann, J., Jun 1 2012, In : Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 92, 4, p. 687-691 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    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

    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

    Extreme Physical Factors and the Structure of Gulf Fish and Reef Communities

    Feary, D. A., Burt, J. A., Cavalcante, G. & Bauman, A. G., 2012, Coral reefs of the Gulf: Adaptation to climatic extremes. Springer Dordrecht, p. 163-170

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

    Fish communities on the world's warmest reefs: What can they tell us about the effects of climate change in the future?

    Feary, D. A., Burt, J. A., Bauman, A. G., Usseglio, P., Sale, P. F. & Cavalcante, G. H., Nov 1 2010, In : Journal of Fish Biology. 77, 8, p. 1931-1947 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Functional composition of Chaetodon butterflyfishes at a peripheral and extreme coral reef location, the Persian Gulf

    Pratchett, M. S., Hoey, A. S., Feary, D. A., Bauman, A. G., Burt, J. A. & Riegl, B. M., Jul 30 2013, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 72, 2, p. 333-341 9 p.

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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    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

    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

    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

    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 adaptation constrains the distribution potential of heat-tolerant Symbiodinium from the Persian/Arabian Gulf

    D'Angelo, C., Hume, B. C. C., Burt, J., Smith, E. G., Achterberg, E. P. & Wiedenmann, J., Dec 1 2015, In : ISME Journal. 9, 12, p. 2551-2560 10 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

    Locally accelerated growth is part of the innate immune response and repair mechanisms in reef-building corals as detected by green fluorescent protein (GFP)-like pigments

    D'Angelo, C., Smith, E. G., Oswald, F., Burt, J., Tchernov, D. & Wiedenmann, J., Jun 26 2012, In : Coral Reefs. 31, 4, p. 1045-1056 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    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

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    Long-term impacts of coral bleaching events on the world's warmest reefs

    Burt, J., Al-Harthi, S. & Al-Cibahy, A., Oct 1 2011, In : Marine Environmental Research. 72, 4, p. 225-229 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle