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Movement Ecology and Reproductive Resilience (MERR) Laboratory Publications

Spotted Seatrout

TitlePreliminary results on seasonal and diel periodicities of a resident Cynoscion nebulosus spawning aggregation in Tampa Bay, Florida
Authors: Walters, S.; Lowerre-Barbieri, S.; Bickford, J.; Crabtree, L.; Mann, D. 
Year: 2007 
Source: Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, 58: 295-296

TitleUsing a passive acoustic survey to identify spotted seatrout spawning sites and associated habitat in Tampa Bay
Authors: Walters, S.; Lowerre-Barbieri, S.; Bickford, J. 
Year: 2009 
Source: Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 138: 88-98

TitleDefining a spawning population (spotted seatrout Cynoscion nebulosus) over temporal, spatial, and demographic scales
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K.; Henderson, N.; Llopiz, J.; Walters, S.; Bickford, J.; Muller, R. 
Year: 2009 
Source: Marine Ecology Progress Series, 394: 231-245

TitleSite fidelity and reproductive timing at a spotted seatrout spawning aggregation site: individual versus population scale behavior
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K.; Walters, S.; Bickford, J.; Cooper, W.; Muller, R.
Year: 2013 
Source: Marine Ecology Progress Series 481:181-197

Boucek RE, Hoerl Leone E, Bickford J, Walters Burnsed S, Lowerre-Barbieri S. 2017. More Than Just a Spawning Location: Examining Fine Scale Space Use of Two Estuarine Fish Species at a Spawning Aggregation Site. Front. Mar. Sci. 4:355. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00355

Carroll J, Lowerre-Barbieri SK. 2019. Interactions of dimorphic growth, reproductive behavior, and a size-regulated fishery: a case study using spotted seatrout Cynoscion nebulosus. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 608:233-245.

Zarada K, Walters Burnsed S, Bickford J, Ducharme-Barth N, Ahrens RNM, Lowerre-Barbieri S. 2019. Estimating site-specific spawning parameters for a spawning aggregation: an example with spotted seatrout. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 624:117-129.

Sand Seatrout

TitleEffects of Karenia brevis red tide on the spatial distribution of spawning aggregations of sand seatrout Cynoscion arenarius in Tampa Bay, Florida
Authors: Walters, S.; Lowerre-Barbieri, S.; Bickford, J.; Tustison, J.; Landsberg, J.H.
Year: 2013 
SourceMarine Ecology Progress Series 479:191-202



TitleUse of passive acoustics to determine red drum spawning in Georgia waters
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K.; Barbieri, Luiz R.; Flanders, J.R.; Woodward, A.G.; Cotton, C.F.; Knowlton, M.K. 
Year: 2008 
Source: Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 137: 562-575

Title: Assessing reproductive behavior important to fisheries management: A case study with red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S. K., S. L. Walters Burnsed, and J. W. Bickford
Year: 2016
Source: Ecological Applications 26:979-995

Lowerre-Barbieri LK, Tringali MD, Shea CP, Walters Burnsed S, Bickford J, Murphy M, Porch C. 2018. Assessing red drum spawning aggregations and abundance in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico: a multidisciplinary approach. ICES Journal of Marine Science, Volume 76, Issue 2, March-April 2019, Pages 516–529.

Burnsed SW, Lowerre-Barbieri S, Bickford J, Leone EH. 2020. Recruitment and movement ecology of red drum Sciaenops ocellatus differs by natal estuary. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 633:181-196.


Red Snapper

TitleAssessing reproductive resilience: an example with South Atlantic red snapper Lutjanus campechanus
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri S, Crabtree L, Switzer T, Walters Burnsed S, Guenther C.
Year: 2015 
Source: Marine Ecology Progress Series 526:125-141.


TitleCatch-and-release fishing on a spawning aggregation of common snook: Does it affect reproductive output?
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K.; Vose, F.E.; Whittington, J.A. 
Year: 2003 
Source: Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 132: 940-952

TitleSpawning Site Selection and Contingent Behavior in Common Snook, Centropomus undecimalis
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K.; Villegas-Ríos, D.; Walters, S.; Bickford, J.; 
Cooper, W., et al
Year: 2014
Source: PLoS ONE 9(7): e101809. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0101809


Fisheries Reproductive Biology

TitleReproduction in relation to conservation and exploitation of marine fishes
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K. 
Year: 2009 
Source: In Barrie G.M. Jamieson, ed., Reproductive biology and phylogeny of fishes (Agnathans and bony fishes), Enfield: Science Publishers, 371-394

TitleEmerging issues and methodological advances in fisheries reproductive biology
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K.; Brown-Peterson, N.J.; Murua, H.; Tomkiewicz, J.; Wyanski, D.M.; Saborido-Rey, F. 
Year: 2011 
Source: Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science, 3: 32-51

TitleReproductive timing in marine fishes: variability, temporal scales, and methods
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K.; Ganias, K.; Saborido-Rey, F.; Murua, H.; Hunter, J.R. 
Year: 2011 
Source: Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science, 3: 71-91

TitleA standardized terminology for describing reproductive development in fishes
Authors: Brown-Peterson, N.J.; Wyanski, D.M.; Saborido-Rey, F.; Macewicz, B.J.; Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K. 
Year: 2011 
Source: Marine and Coastal Fisheries: Dynamics, Management, and Ecosystem Science, 3: 52-70 

TitleReproductive Resilience: a paradigm shift in understanding spawner-recruit systems in exploited marine fish
Authors: Lowerre-Barbieri, S., DeCelles, G., Pepin, P., Catalán, I. A., Muhling, B., Erisman, B., Cadrin, S. X., Alós, J., Ospina-Alvarez, A., Stachura, M. M., Tringali, M. D., Burnsed, S. W. and Paris, C. B.
Year: 2016
Source: Fish Fish. doi:10.1111/faf.12180