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Équipe Biologie de la Mangrove

Laboratoire de Biologie Marine
Responsable : GROS Olivier

UFR Sciences Exactes et Naturelles (SEN), Département de Biologie
BP 592, F-97159 Pointe-à-Pitre cedex, Guadeloupe, France
Tél.: 05 90 48 30 06 ; Fax : 05 90 48 32 81, email :

Licence BGS
Master Ecotrop


Les Publications de l'Equipe Biologie de la Mangrove depuis 2005...


Pante E., Pascal P.Y., Becquet V., Viricel A., Simon-Bouhet B., and Garcia P. (2014). Evaluating the genetic effects of the invasive Ocinebrellus inornatus on the native oyster drill Ocenebra erinaceus. Marine Ecology. Sous presse
Saint-Béat B., Dupuy C., Agogué H., Carpentier A., Chalumeau J., Como S., David V., De Crignis M., Duchêne J.C., Fontaine C., Feunten E., Guizen K., Hartmann H.J., Lavaud J., Lefebvre S., Lefrançois E., Mallet C., Montanié H., Mouget J.L., Orvain F., Ory P., Pascal P.Y., Radenac G., Richard P., Vézina A.F., and Niquil N. (2014).
How does the resuspension of the biofilm alter the functioning of the benthos-pelagos coupled food web of the bare mudflat in Marennes-Oléron Bay (NE Atlantic)? Journal of Sealfish Research. Sous presse.
Pascal P-Y., Bellemare C., Sterrer W., Boschker H.T., Gonzalez-Rizzo S., and Gros O. (2014).
Diet of Haplognathia ruberrima (Gnathostomulida) in a Caribbean marine mangrove. Marine Ecology. Sous presse


Saint-Béat B, Dupuy C, Bocher P, Chalumeau J, De Crignis M, Fontaine C, Guizen K, Lavaud J, Lefebvre S, Montanié H, Mouget JL, Orvain F, Pascal PY, Quaintenne G, Radenac G, Richard P, Robin F, Vézina AF, Niquil N (2013).) Key features of intertidal food webs that support migratory shorebirds: the case of the bare mudflat in Marennes-Oléron Bay (NE Atlantic). PloS One. 8. e76739. pdf
Thubaut J., Corbari L., Gros O., Duperron S., Couloux A., and Samadi S. (2013).
Integrative biology of Adipicola iwaotakii, a 'model species' associated with sunken organic substrates. Plos One.8(7): e69680. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0069680. pdf
Daigle S.T., Fleeger J.W., Cowan J.H., and Pascal P.Y. (2013). What is the relative importance of phytoplankton and attached macroalgae and epiphytes to food webs on offshore oil platforms? Marine and Coastal Fisheries. 5:53-64.pdf
Pascal P.Y. and Fleeger J.W. (2013). Diverse dietary responses by saltmarsh consumers to chronic nutrient enrichment. Estuar. Coast. 36: 1115-1124. pdf

Laurent M.C.Z
, Le Bris N., Gaill F., and Gros O. (2013).
Dynamics of sunken woods colonization in relation to surface sulfide enrichments. Marine Environmental Research. 87-88: 85-96.
Pascal PY., Fleeger J.W., Boschker H.T.S., Mitwally H.M., and Johnson D.S. (2013).
Response of the benthic food web to short- and long-term nutrient enrichment in saltmarsh mudflats. Marine Ecology Progress Series 474: 27-41. pdf


Volland J-M and Gros O. (2012). Cytochemical investigation of the digestive gland of two Strombidae species (Strombus gigas and S. pugilis) in relation to the nutrition. Microscopy Research and Techniques. 75(10):1353-1360. pdf
Gros O., Elisabeth N., Gustave S.D.D., Caro A., and Dubilier N. (2012). Plasticity of symbiont acquisition throughout the life cycle of the shallow-water tropical lucinid Codakia orbiculata (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Environmental Microbiology. 14(6): 1584-1595. pdf

Caro A., Escalas A., Bouvier C., Grousset E., Lautredou-Audouy N., Roques C., Charmantier M., and Gros O. (2012). Epibiotic bacterial community of Sphaeroma serratum (Crustacea, Isopoda) in relation with the moult cycle. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 457: 11-27. pdf
Elisabeth N., Gustave S.D.D., and Gros O. (2012). Cell proliferation and apoptosis in gill filaments of the lucinid Codakia orbiculata (Mollusca: Bivalvia) during bacterial decolonization and recolonization. Microscopy Research and Techniques. 75(8):1136-1146.
Bouchereau J.L., Cordonnier S. and Nelson L. (2012). Structure, reproduction, and diet of Lophogobius cyprinoides (Gobiidae) in a lagoon of Guadeloupe (French West Indies). Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 53: 1-16. pdf
Volland J-M., Lechaire J-P., Frebourg G., Aldana Aranda D., Ramdine G., and Gros O. (2012). Are spherocrystals located in Strombidae digestive gland implied in detoxification of trace-metals: insight of EDX analysis and EFTEM? Microscopy Research and Techniques. 75(4): 425-432. pdf

Clotaire V., Molinie J., Gros O., and Petit R-H. (2011).
Spores de moisissures en air intérieur: Cas d'un bâtiment en Guadeloupe. Pollution Atmosphérique. 210 : 197-204. pdf
Brissac T., Rodriques C.F., Gros O., and Duperron S. (2011).
Characterization of bacterial symbioses in Myrtea spinifera (Bivalvia: Lucinidae) and Thyasira flexuosa (Bivalvia: Thyasiridae) from a cold seep in the eastern Mediterranean. Marine Ecology. 32(2): 198-210. pdf
Brissac T., Mercot H., and Gros O. (2011). Lucinidae/sulfur-oxidizing bacteria: Ancestral heritage or opportunist association? Further insights from Bohol Sea (the Phillippines). FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 75(1): 63-76. pdf
Lefrançois E., Coat S., Vachiéry N., Lepoint G., Gros O., and Monti D. (2011). Epilithic biofilm as key factor for small-scale fisheries in river mouths of Caribbean Islands. Fisheries Management and Ecology. 18: 211-220. pdf
Thabard M., Gros O., J-P Maréchal, and Hellio C. (2011). Sargassum polyceratium (Phaeophyceae, Fucaceae) surface molecules activity towards fouling organisms and embryonic development of benthic species. Botanica Marina.
54(2): 147-158. pdf

Bouchereau J.L. (2010). Famille des Gobiidae, in Keith & Allardi, Atlas des poissons d'eau douce de France. Patrimoines Naturels, Paris, SPN / IEGB / MNHN : 336-337. Nouvelle édition.
Bouchereau J.L. & Gros O. (2010). Etude du système latéral des Gobiidae : comparaisons d'approches d'observation. Cybium. 34(1): 11-18. pdf
Bouchereau J.L. & Wuttichaï B. (2010). Relationship between the wreck of small-scale fishing equipment and ghost fishing in Guadeloupe (French West Indies) with palliative proposals for a better long-lasting management of biodiversity.Proceedings of the World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress and Coastal Zone Asia Pacific. pdf
Bouchereau J-L., Muller F., and Gros O. (2010). Systématique du Gobiidae Lophogobius cyprinoides (Pallas, 1770). Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences de Paris. 333: 649-662. pdf
Maurin L.C., Himmel D., Mansot J-L. & Gros O. (2010). Raman microspectrometry as a powerful tool for a quick screening of thioautotrophy: an application on mangrove swamp meïofauna of Guadeloupe (FWI). Marine Environmental Research. 69: 382-389. pdf
Muller F., Brissac T., Le Bris N., Felbeck H., and Gros O. (2010). First description of giant Archaea (Thaumarchaeota) associated with putative bacterial ectosymbionts in a sulfidic marine habitat. Environmental Microbiology. 12(8) : 2371-2383. pdf
Vendel A.L., J.L. Bouchereau J.L. & Chaves P.T. (2010). Hydrodynamism, geomorphologic and subtidal fish assemblage relationships in two different Brazilian coastal estuaries. Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology. 53 (6): 1393-1406. pdf
Volland J-M., Frenkiel L., Aldana Aranda D. & Gros O. (2010). Occurrence of Sporozoa-like microorganisms in the digestive gland of various species of Strombidae. Journal of Molluscan Studies. 76: 196-198. pdf

Bouchereau J.L. & Chantrel J. (2009). Régime alimentaire de trois Gerreidés et d'un Sciaenidé dans une lagune à mangrove antillaise. Cybium, 33:179-191. Pdf
Bouchereau J.L., Marques C., Pereira P., Guelorget O. & Vergne Y. (2009). Trophic characterization of the Mauguio lagoon (Mediterranean) by study of the feeding habits of european eel Anguilla anguilla, Acta Adriatica. 50: 159-170. Pdf
Bouchereau J.L., Marques C., Pereira P., Guélorget O., Lourié S.M. & Vergne Y. (2009). Feeding behaviour of Anguilla anguilla and trophic resources in the Ingril lagoon (Mediterranean, France). Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 50: 319-332. Pdf
Bouchereau J.L. & Chaves P.T. (2009). The Manche-à-Eau mangrove lagoon, Guadeloupe (16°16'N; 61°33'W), French West Indies, in the life cycle of coastal fish species. Proceedings of the 61th annual meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, GCFI-2008, 61: 307-312. Pdf
Brissac T., Gros O. & Merçot H. (2009). Lack of endosymbiont release within various Lucinidae of the genus Codakia: Repercussion to symbiosis relationships. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 67(2): 261-267. Pdf
Caro A., Got P., Bouvy M., Troussellier M. & Gros O. (2009). Long term feeding starvation of host bivalve (Codakia orbicularis, Lucinidae) and effects on its symbiont population). Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 75 (10): 3304-3313. Pdf
Duperron S., Lorion J., Lopez P., Samadi S., Gros O. & Gaill F. (2009). Symbioses between deep-sea mussels (Mytilidae: Bathymodiolinae) and chemosynthetic bacteria: diversity, function, and evolution. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences de Paris. 332 : 298-310. Pdf
Gros O., Frenkiel L. & Aldana Aranda D. (2009). Structural analysis of the digestive gland of the queen conch Strombus gigas (Linnaeus, 1758) and its intracellular parasites. Journal of Molluscan Studies 75 (1): 59-68. Pdf
Himmel D., Maurin L.C., Gros O. & Mansot J-L. (2009). Raman microspectrometry sulphur detection and characterization on the marine ectosymbiotic nematode Eubostrichus dianae (Desmodoridae, Stilbonematidae). Biology of the Cell 101: 43-54. Pdf
Laurent M.C.Z., Gros O., Gaill F. & Le Bris N. (2009). Sunken woods as a new sulphidic environment for chemosymbiosis in mangrove swamp. Marine Environmental Research 67: 83-88. Pdf
Lorion J., Duperron S., Gros O., Cruaud C., Couloux A. & Samadi S. (2009). Several deep-sea mussels and their associated symbionts are able to live both on wood and on whale falls. Proceedings of The Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences. 276: 177-185. Pdf
Mantran M., Hamparian R. & Bouchereau J.L. (2009). Géomorphologie et hydrologie de la lagune de la Manche-à-Eau (Guadeloupe, Antilles françaises); Geomorphology and hydrology of the Manche-à-Eau lagoon (Guadeloupe, French West Indies); Géomorphologie : relief, processus, environnement, 3: 199-210. Pdf
Mantran M., Hamparian R. & Bouchereau J.L. (2009). Évolution Morphologique de la Lagune de la Manche-à-Eau (Guadeloupe, Antilles Françaises) de 1950-2004, et sa bathmétrie et sa courantologie en 2007. Proceedings of the 61th annual meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, GCFI-2008, 61:287-297. Pdf
Mantran M., Hamparian R., Chaves P.T. & Bouchereau J.L. (2009). Relations entre géomorphologie, hydrodynamisme et assemblage des poissons dans une lagune à mangrove: la Manche-à-Eau (Guadeloupe, Antilles françaises). Proceedings of the 61th annual meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, GCFI-2008, 61: 298-306. Pdf
Veilleur M., Chaves P.T. & Bouchereau J.L. (2009). Utilisation de la taille maximale des poissons de mangrove en vue de la sélection d'espèces natives pour leur pisciculture aux Antilles, Proceedings of the 61th annual meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, 61: 177-183. Pdf

Bouchereau J.L., Chaves P.T. & Monti D. (2008). Factors Structuring the Ichtyofauna Assemblage in a Mangrove Lagoon (Guadeloupe, French West Indies), Journal of Coastal Research, 24: 969-982. Pdf
Duperron S., Laurent M.C.Z., Gaill F. & Gros O. (2008). Sulfide-oxidizing extracellular bacteria in the gills of Mytilidae associated with wood falls. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 63: 338-349. Pdf
Gros O. & Maurin L.C. (2008). Easy flat embedding of oriented samples in hydrophilic resin (LR White) under controlled atmosphere: application allowing both nucleic acid hybridizations (CARD-FISH) and ultrastructural observations Acta Histochemica 110: 427-431. Pdf
Gros O., Frenkiel L. & Aldana Aranda D. (2008). Structure of the digestive gland and intracellular Apicomplexa in Strombus gigas. Proceedings of the GCFI congress. 60: 632-633.
Lechaire J-P., Frébourg G., Gaill F. & Gros O. (2008). In situ characterization of sulfur in gill-endosymbionts of the shallow water lucinid Codakia orbicularis (Linné, 1758) by cryo-EFTEM microanalysis. Marine Biology. 154: 693-700. Pdf
Volland J-M., Gros O., Frenkiel L. & Aldana Aranda D. (2008). Apicomplexan parasite in the digestive gland of various species of the family Strombidae: Strombus costatus, S. gigas, and S. pugilis. Proceedings of the GCFI congress. 60: 681-682.

Caro A., Gros O., Got P., De Wit R. & Troussellier M. (2007). Characterization of the population of the sulfur-oxidizing symbiont of Codakia orbicularis (Bivalvia, Lucinidae) by single cell analyses. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 73(7): 2101-2109. Pdf
Dias Passos F., De Lima Curi Meserani G. & Gros O. (2007). Structural and ultrastructural analysis of the gills of the bacterial-bearing bivalve Thyasira falklandica (Smith, 1865). Zoomorphology. 126(3): 153-162. Pdf
Gros O., Guibert J. & Gaill F. (2007). Gill-symbiosis in mytilidae associated with wood fall environments. Zoomorphology. 126(3): 163-172. Pdf
Gros O. & Gaill F. (2007). Extracellular bacterial association in gills of "wood mussels". Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 48: 103-109. Pdf
Komla-Soukha N. & Bouchereau J.L. (2007). État de la pêche artisanale dans l'Archipel de la Guadeloupe en février 2006 et son évolution depuis 1986, Proceedings of the 59th annual meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, 59: 275-282. Pdf

Pernice M., Wetzel S., Gros O., Boucher-Rodoni R. & Dubilier N. (2007). Enigmatic dual symbiosis in the excretory organ of Nautilus macromphalus (Cephalopoda: Nautiloidea). Proceedings of The Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences. 274: 1143-1152. Pdf

Bouchereau J.L., Marques C., Pereira P., Guelorget O. & Vergne Y. (2006). Trophic characterization of the Prévost lagoon (Mediterranean) by the feeding habits of the European eel Anguilla anguilla. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 47: 33-142. Pdf
Lechaire J-P., Frébourg G., Gaill F. & Gros O. (2006). In situ localization of sulfur in the thioautotrophic symbiotic model Lucina pectinata by cryo-EFTEM microanalysis. Biology of the Cell. 98: 163-170. Pdf
Mouëza M., Gros O. & Frenkiel L. (2006). Shell-field differentiation and shell formation in the tropical species Chione cancellata (Bivalvia : Veneridae): an ultrastructural analysis. Invertebrate Biology. 125: 21-33. Pdf
Silberfield T. & Gros O. (2006). Embryonic development of the tropical venerid Tivela mactroides (Bivalvia: subfamily Meretricinae): a SEM study. Cahiers de Biologie Marine. 47: 243-251. Pdf


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