• 6978 Citations
  • 44 h-Index
19962020

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Research Output

  • 6978 Citations
  • 44 h-Index
  • 80 Article
  • 6 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter
2020

Endosymbiotic dinoflagellates pump iron: differences in iron and other trace metal needs among the Symbiodiniaceae

Reich, H. G., Rodriguez, I. B., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Ho, T. Y., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Coral Reefs.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Considerations for maximizing the adaptive potential of restored coral populations in the western Atlantic

Baums, I. B., Baker, A. C., Davies, S. W., Grottoli, A. G., Kenkel, C. D., Kitchen, S. A., Kuffner, I. B., LaJeunesse, T. C., Matz, M. V., Miller, M. W., Parkinson, J. E. & Shantz, A. A., Dec 1 2019, In : Ecological Applications. 29, 8, e01978.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Correction to: Mass coral bleaching of P. versipora in Sydney Harbour driven by the 2015–2016 heatwave (Coral Reefs, (2019), 38, 4, (815-830), 10.1007/s00338-019-01797-6)

Goyen, S., Camp, E. F., Fujise, L., Lloyd, A., Nitschke, M. R., Lajeunesse, T. C., Kahlke, T., Ralph, P. J. & Suggett, D., Aug 15 2019, In : Coral Reefs. 38, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access

Host–symbiont combinations dictate the photo-physiological response of reef-building corals to thermal stress

Hoadley, K. D., Lewis, A. M., Wham, D. C., Pettay, D. T., Grasso, C., Smith, R., Kemp, D. W., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Warner, M. E., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 9985.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Photosynthesis by symbiotic sponges enhances their ability to erode calcium carbonate

Achlatis, M., Schönberg, C. H. L., van der Zande, R. M., LaJeunesse, T. C., Hoegh-Guldberg, O. & Dove, S., Jul 2019, In : Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 516, p. 140-149 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

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. A., LaJeunesse, T. C., Wiedenmann, J. & Voolstra, C. R., Jul 2019, In : Molecular Ecology Resources. 19, 4, p. 1063-1080 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
17 Scopus citations
2018

Extensive transcriptional variation poses a challenge to thermal stress biomarker development for endangered corals

Parkinson, J. E., Bartels, E., Devlin-Durante, M. K., Lustic, C., Nedimyer, K., Schopmeyer, S., Lirman, D., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Baums, I. B., Mar 2018, In : Molecular ecology. 27, 5, p. 1103-1119 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Systematic Revision of Symbiodiniaceae Highlights the Antiquity and Diversity of Coral Endosymbionts

LaJeunesse, T. C., Parkinson, J. E., Gabrielson, P. W., Jeong, H. J., Reimer, J. D., Voolstra, C. R. & Santos, S. R., Aug 20 2018, In : Current Biology. 28, 16, p. 2570-2580.e6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

245 Scopus citations
2017

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

Ziegler, M., Arif, C., Burt, J. A., 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

45 Scopus citations

Intraspecific and interspecific variation in thermotolerance and photoacclimation in Symbiodinium dinoflagellates

Díaz-Almeyda, E. M., Prada, C., Ohdera, A. H., Moran, H., Civitello, D. J., Iglesias-Prieto, R., Carlo-Joglar, T. A., Lajeunesse, T. C. & Medina, M., Dec 6 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 284, 1868, 20171767.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Sibling species of mutualistic Symbiodinium clade G from bioeroding sponges in the western Pacific and western Atlantic oceans

Ramsby, B. D., Hill, M. S., Thornhill, D. J., Steenhuizen, S. F., Achlatis, M., Lewis, A. M. & LaJeunesse, T. C., Oct 2017, In : Journal of Phycology. 53, 5, p. 951-960 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations

Validation and description of Symbiodinium microadriaticum, the type species of Symbiodinium (Dinophyta)

LaJeunesse, T. C., Oct 2017, In : Journal of Phycology. 53, 5, p. 1109-1114 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

8 Scopus citations
2016

An Indo-West Pacific ‘zooxanthella’ invasive to the western Atlantic finds its way to the Eastern Pacific via an introduced Caribbean coral

LaJeunesse, T. C., Forsman, Z. H. & Wham, D. C., Jun 1 2016, In : Coral Reefs. 35, 2, p. 577-582 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Distribución y diversidad de dinoflagelados simbióticos en corales pétreos de la costa de Oaxaca, Pacífico de México

Translated title of the contribution: Distribution and diversity of symbiotic dinoflagellates in stony corals off the coast of Oaxaca, Mexican PacificWalther-Mendoza, M., Reyes-Bonilla, H., Lajeunesse, T. C. & López-Pérez, A., Jan 1 2016, In : Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad. 87, 2, p. 417-426 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Gene expression variation resolves species and individual strains among coral-associated dinoflagellates within the genus symbiodinium

Parkinson, J. E., Baumgarten, S., Michell, C. T., Baums, I. B., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Voolstra, C. R., Jan 1 2016, In : Genome biology and evolution. 8, 3, p. 665-680 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Scopus citations

Genomes of coral dinoflagellate symbionts highlight evolutionary adaptations conducive to a symbiotic lifestyle

Aranda, M., Li, Y., Liew, Y. J., Baumgarten, S., Simakov, O., Wilson, M. C., Piel, J., Ashoor, H., Bougouffa, S., Bajic, V. B., Ryu, T., Ravasi, T., Bayer, T., Micklem, G., Kim, H., Bhak, J., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Voolstra, C. R., Dec 22 2016, In : Scientific reports. 6, 39734.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

117 Scopus citations

Most Low-Abundance “Background” Symbiodinium spp. Are Transitory and Have Minimal Functional Significance for Symbiotic Corals

Lee, M. J., Jeong, H. J., Jang, S. H., Lee, S. Y., Kang, N. S., Lee, K. H., Kim, H. S., Wham, D. C. & LaJeunesse, T. C., Apr 1 2016, In : Microbial Ecology. 71, 3, p. 771-783 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Spectral reflectance of palauan reef-building coral with different symbionts in response to elevated temperature

Russell, B. J., Dierssen, H. M., LaJeunesse, T. C., Hoadley, K. D., Warner, M. E., Kemp, D. W. & Bateman, T. G., Jan 1 2016, In : Remote Sensing. 8, 3, 164.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Symbiodinium population genetics: testing for species boundaries and analysing samples with mixed genotypes

Wham, D. C. & LaJeunesse, T. C., Jun 1 2016, In : Molecular ecology. 25, 12, p. 2699-2712 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

11 Scopus citations
2015

Intraspecific diversity among partners drives functional variation in coral symbioses

Parkinson, J. E., Banaszak, A. T., Altman, N. S., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Baums, I. B., Oct 26 2015, In : Scientific reports. 5, 15667.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

Microbial invasion of the Caribbean by an Indo-Pacific coral zooxanthella

Tye Pettaya, D., Whama, D. C., Smith, R. T., Iglesias-Prietoc, R. & LaJeunessea, T. C., Jun 16 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 24, p. 7513-7518 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Scopus citations
35 Scopus citations

Symbiodinium necroappetens sp. nov. (Dinophyceae): an opportunist ‘zooxanthella’ found in bleached and diseased tissues of Caribbean reef corals

LaJeunesse, T. C., Lee, S. Y., Gil-Agudelo, D. L., Knowlton, N. & Jeong, H. J., Apr 3 2015, In : European Journal of Phycology. 50, 2, p. 223-238 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations
35 Scopus citations
2014
1 Scopus citations

Assessing Symbiodinium diversity in scleractinian corals via next-generation sequencing-based genotyping of the ITS2 rDNA region

Arif, C., Daniels, C., Bayer, T., Banguera-Hinestroza, E., Barbrook, A., Howe, C. J., Lajeunesse, T. C. & Voolstra, C. R., Sep 2014, In : Molecular ecology. 23, 17, p. 4418-4433 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

107 Scopus citations

Ecologically differentiated stress-tolerant endosymbionts in the dinoflagellate genus Symbiodinium (Dinophyceae) Clade D are different species

Lajeunesse, T. C., Wham, D. C., Pettay, D. T., Parkinson, J. E., Keshavmurthy, S. & Chen, C. A., 2014, In : Phycologia. 53, 4, p. 305-319 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

99 Scopus citations

Genetics and morphology characterize the dinoflagellate Symbiodinium voratum, n. sp., (dinophyceae) as the Sole representative of Symbiodinium clade e

Jeong, H. J., Lee, S. Y., Kang, N. S., Yoo, Y. D., Lim, A. S., Lee, M. J., Kim, H. S., Yih, W., Yamashita, H. & Lajeunesse, T. C., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology. 61, 1, p. 75-94 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Host-specialist lineages dominate the adaptive radiation of reef coral endosymbionts

Thornhill, D. J., Lewis, A. M., Wham, D. C. & Lajeunesse, T. C., Feb 1 2014, In : Evolution. 68, 2, p. 352-367 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

103 Scopus citations

Microsatellite loci for Symbiodinium goreaui and other Clade C Symbiodinium

Wham, D. C., Carmichael, M. & LaJeunesse, T. C., Mar 1 2014, In : Conservation Genetics Resources. 6, 1, p. 127-129 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Scopus citations

New insights into the dynamics between reef corals and their associated dinoflagellate endosymbionts from population genetic studies

Baums, I. B., Devlin-Durante, M. K. & Lajeunesse, T. C., Sep 2014, In : Molecular ecology. 23, 17, p. 4203-4215 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations
2013

Blind to morphology: Genetics identifies several widespread ecologically common species and few endemics among Indo-Pacific cauliflower corals (Pocillopora, Scleractinia)

Pinzón, J. H., Sampayo, E., Cox, E., Chauka, L. J., Chen, C. A., Voolstra, C. R. & Lajeunesse, T. C., Aug 1 2013, In : Journal of Biogeography. 40, 8, p. 1595-1608 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations

Ecological and biogeographic implications of Siderastrea symbiotic relationship with Symbiodinium sp. C46 in Sal Island (Cape Verde, East Atlantic Ocean)

Monteiro, J. G., Costa, C. F., Gorlach-Lira, K., Fitt, W. K., Stefanni, S. S., Sassi, R., Santos, R. S. & LaJeunesse, T. C., Dec 1 2013, In : Marine Biodiversity. 43, 4, p. 261-272 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Eight polymorphic microsatellite loci for the Indo-Pacific-wide zoanthid, Zoanthus sansibaricus

Wham, D. C., Carmichael, M., Reimer, J. D. & LaJeunesse, T. C., Sep 1 2013, In : Marine Biodiversity. 43, 3, p. 247-250 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
22 Scopus citations
2012

A genetics-based description of Symbiodinium minutum sp. nov. and S. psygmophilum sp. nov. (dinophyceae), two dinoflagellates symbiotic with cnidaria

Lajeunesse, T. C., Parkinson, J. E. & Reimer, J. D., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of Phycology. 48, 6, p. 1380-1391 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

124 Scopus citations

Contrasting clonal structure among Pocillopora (Scleractinia) communities at two environmentally distinct sites in the Gulf of California

Pinzón, J. H., Reyes-Bonilla, H., Baums, I. B. & Lajeunesse, T. C., Sep 1 2012, In : Coral Reefs. 31, 3, p. 765-777 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Symbiodinium spp. in colonies of eastern Pacific Pocillopora spp. are highly stable despite the prevalence of low-abundance background populations

McGinley, M. P., Aschaffenburg, M. D., Pettay, D. T., Smith, R. T., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Warner, M. E., Aug 21 2012, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 462, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Transcriptional Response of Two Core Photosystem Genes in Symbiodinium spp. Exposed to Thermal Stress

McGinley, M. P., Aschaffenburg, M. D., Pettay, D. T., Smith, R. T., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Warner, M. E., Dec 7 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 12, e50439.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2011

A connection between colony biomass and death in Caribbean reef-building corals

Thornhill, D. J., Rotjan, R. D., Todd, B. D., Chilcoat, G. C., Iglesias-Prieto, R., Kemp, D. W., LaJeunesse, T. C., Reynolds, J. M. C., Schmidt, G. W., Shannon, T., Warner, M. E. & Fitt, W. K., Dec 22 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 12, e29535.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Genotypic diversity and spatial-temporal distribution of Symbiodinium clones in an abundant reef coral

Pettay, D. T., Wham, D. C., Pinzón, J. H. & Lajeunesse, T. C., Dec 1 2011, In : Molecular ecology. 20, 24, p. 5197-5212 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations
104 Scopus citations

Microsatellite loci for Symbiodinium A3 (S. fitti) a common algal symbiont among Caribbean Acropora (stony corals) and Indo-Pacific giant clams (Tridacna)

Pinzón, J. H., Devlin-Durante, M. K., Weber, M. X., Baums, I. B. & LaJeunesse, T. C., Jan 1 2011, In : Conservation Genetics Resources. 3, 1, p. 45-47 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Microsatellite loci for the host-generalist "zooxanthella" Symbiodinium trenchi and other Clade D Symbiodinium

Wham, D. C., Pettay, D. T. & LaJeunesse, T. C., Jul 1 2011, In : Conservation Genetics Resources. 3, 3, p. 541-544 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Novel algal symbiont (Symbiodinium spp.) diversity in reef corals of Western Australia

Silverstein, R. N., Correa, A. M. S., LaJeunesse, T. C. & Baker, A. C., Jan 31 2011, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 422, p. 63-75 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

58 Scopus citations
105 Scopus citations
2010

Host-symbiont recombination versus natural selection in the response of coral-dinoflagellate symbioses to environmental disturbance

LaJeunesse, T. C., Smith, R., Walther, M., Pinzón, J., Pettay, D. T., McGinley, M., Aschaffenburg, M., Medina-Rosas, P., Cupul-Magaña, A. L., Pérez, A. L., Reyes-Bonilla, H. & Warner, M. E., Oct 7 2010, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 277, 1696, p. 2925-2934 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

163 Scopus citations