Mini-Symposium 19:
Biogeochemical Cycles in Coral Reef Environments

Oral Presentations (Click on presentation title to view abstract)
DATE TIME TITLE AUTHORS (* indicates Presenting Author) ROOM
Monday
July 7, 2008
11:00 - 11:15 Nutritional Exchange in the Anemonefish/Anemone Symbiosis: Photosynthetically-Fixed Carbon is Translocated to Host Fish Ann CLEVELAND*, Alan VERDE, Raymond LEE 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
11:15 - 11:30 Continuous measurements of productivity over an algal reef flat using a modified Eulerian approach James FALTER*, Ryan LOWE, Marlin ATKINSON, Stephen MONISMITH, Daniel SCHAR 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
11:30 - 11:45 Nitrogen Dynamics on a Post-bleaching Reef Glen HOLMES*, Ron JOHNSTONE 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
11:45 - 12:00 Nitrogen fixation in coral reef environments Beatriz CASARETO*, Loic CHARPY, Marie Jose LANGLADE, Yoshimi SUZUKI 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
12:00 - 12:15 Cyanobacteria mats in two shallow coral reef ecosystems: La Reunion (SW Indian Ocan) and Sesoko (Okinawa, NW Pacific Ocean) Charpy LOIC*, Casareto BEATRIZ, Langlade MARIE JOSÉ, Suzuki YOSHIMI, Palinska KATARZYNA, Golubic STJEPKO 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
12:15 - 12:30 Functional Role of Crustose Coralline Algae in Nutrient Dynamics of Coral Reef Ecosystem Yeong Shyan YUEN*, Seitaro S. YAMAZAKI, Takashi NAKAMURA, Hideo YAMASAKI 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
15:30 - 15:45 Nitrogen Dynamics in Symbiotic Relationships in Corals Kazuyo SHIROMA*, Yoshimi SUZUKI, Kazuhiro DAIGO, Sylvain AGOSTINI, M.F. M. FAIROZ, Beatriz E. CASARETO 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
15:45 - 16:00 Dissolved Organic Carbon Dynamics and Microbial activity in Tropical and Sub-tropical Coral Reefs Fairoz M F M *, Forest ROHWER, Yoshimi SUZUKI, Beatriz CASARETO 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
16:00 - 16:15 A role of organic matter in chemical symbiosis at coral reef Yoshimi SUZUKI*, Beatriz CASARETO, Sylvain AGOSTINI, M.F.M FARIOZ, Kazuyo SHIROMA, Loic CHARPY 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
16:15 - 16:30 Stimulation of coral-derived organic matter release during bleaching Wolfgang NIGGL*, Martin GLAS, Christoph MAYR, Christian LAFORSCH, Christian WILD 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
16:30 - 16:45 Bacterial degradability of the organic matter released from symbiotic coral colonies Yasuaki TANAKA*, Toshihiro MIYAJIMA, Yu UMEZAWA, Isao KOIKE, Takeshi HAYASHIBARA, Hiroshi OGAWA 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
16:45 - 17:00 Uptake of Dissolved Organic Matter by the Scleractinian Coral Stylophora Pistillata Renaud GROVER*, Jean-François MAGUER, Denis ALLEMAND, Christine FERRIER-PAGÈS 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
17:00 - 17:15 Water quality monitoring along the Florida Reef Tract: Assessment of dissolved organic matter sources and compositional variations Youhei YAMASHITA*, Joseph BOYER, Diane WILLIAMS, Rudolf JAFFE 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
17:15 - 17:30 Organic matter cycling in tropical coral reef ecosystems: The role of the reef framework and its biota, dominated by encrusting sponges. Jasper M. DE GOEIJ*, Joost W. VAN DAM, Hubèrt EIJKELENBOOM, Eric H.G. EPPING, Fleur C. VAN DUYL 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
17:30 - 17:45 Seasonal carbon production and topographic features in Sesoko Beach reef, Okinawa, Japan Hiroyuki FUJIMURA*, Takashi FUKUNAGA, Kyouhei ISHIKAWA, Koujiro SHIMADA, Tomihiko HIGUCHI, Tamotsu OOMORI, Yoshikatsu NAKANO, Tatsuo NAKAI, Beatoriz CASARETO, Yoshimi SUZUKI, Takuji ITO 315
Monday
July 7, 2008
17:45 - 18:00 Temporal Variations in Dissolved Inorganic Nitrogen, Dissolved Gas and Volatile Organic Matter Fluxes Resulting from Sponge Respiration and Microbial Transformations on Conch Reef, Florida Keys (USA) Christopher MARTENS*, Niels LINDQUIST, Howard MENDLOVITZ, James HENCH, Richard CAMILLI, Anthony DURYEA, Brian POPP, Patrick GIBSON, Melissa SOUTHWELL, Jeremy WEISZ, Nyssa SILBIGER 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
10:00 - 10:15 Biochemical Symbiotic System in Corals : Role of the Vitamin B12 Produced by Coelenteric Bacteria Sylvain AGOSTINI*, Yoshimi SUZUKI, Beatriz CASARETO, Kazuyo SHIROMA, Kazuhiro DAIGO, Hiroyuki FUJIMURA, M. F. M. FAIROZ 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
10:15 - 10:30 Terrestrial organic matter contribution in surface sediment of northern mid reef, Ishigaki Island, Japan Yumi KOTAKE, Yutaka TATEDA* 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
10:30 - 10:45 The role of mucus flocs in the biogeochemical cycle on intertidal coral reef Yu TAMURA*, Makoto TSUCHIYA 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
10:45 - 11:00 Coral Mucus Creates a Short-linked Energy and Nutrient Cycle via Particle Trapping in Fringing Reefs of the Northern Red Sea Florian MAYER*, Andreas HAAS, Malik NAUMANN, Riyad MANASRAH, Jonathan M JESCHKE, Christoph MAYR, Christian WILD 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
11:00 - 11:15 Coral Mucus Stable Isotope Composition and Labelling Malik NAUMANN*, Christoph MAYR, Ulrich STRUCK, Christian WILD 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
11:15 - 11:30 Biogeochemical constraints on ecology of coral reefs Marlin J ATKINSON* 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
11:30 - 11:45 Diurnal and Seasonal Nutrient Dynamics Associated With a Nuisance Macroalgae Bloom in the Permeable Coastal Margin of Kihei, South Maui Iuri HERZFELD*, Francis J. SANSONE, Celia M. SMITH 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
11:45 - 12:00 Dual-Carbon Sources Fuel the Deep Reef Community, a Stable Isotope Investigation Kenneth SULAK*, James BERG, Michael RANDALL, George DENNIS III, Robert BROOKS 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
12:00 - 12:15 Mangrove-exported nutrient incorporation by sessile invertebrates on adjacent coral reefs Elise GRANEK* 315
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
12:15 - 12:30 Habitat-dependent Diet in Zooplanktivorous Fishes: Implications for Trophic Connections with Coral Reef and Oceanic Food Webs Kate HANSON*, James LEICHTER 315