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Dr Gordon Watson

Reader in Marine Zoology

  1. 2013
  2. Published

    Long-term incubation of adult Nereis virens (Annelida: Polychaeta) in copper-spiked sediment: the effects on adult mortality, gametogenesis, spawning and embryo development

    Dr Gordon Watson, J. Pini, A. Leach & Professor Gary Fones, 15 Mar 2013, In: Aquatic Toxicology. 128-9, p. 1-12 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 2012
  4. Published

    Offsetting the impact of the marine ornamental trade: a case study of two temperate top shells (Osilinus lineatus and Gibbula umbilicalis) as potential clean-up crew

    Dr Gordon Watson, A. Bonner, J. M. Murray & Z. Hepplethwaite, Sep 2012, In: Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. 22, 6, p. 731-742 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Published

    Managing the marine aquarium trade: revealing the data gaps using ornamental polychaetes

    Joanna Murray, Dr Gordon Watson, M. Bentley & A. Giangrande, 3 Jan 2012, In: PLoS One. 7, 1, p. e29543

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Morphological comparison of the regeneration process in Sabella spallanzanii and Branchiomma luctuosum (Annelida, Sabellida)

    M. Licciano, Joanna Murray, Dr Gordon Watson & A. Giangrande, 2012, In: Invertebrate Biology. 131, 1, p. 40-51 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. 2011
  8. Published

    Expanding the ecotoxicological toolbox: the inclusion of polychaete reproductive endpoints

    Ceri Lewis & Dr Gordon Watson, 12 Aug 2011, In: Marine Environmental Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. Published

    Aquaculture of tropical marine worms

    Joanna Murray & Dr Gordon Watson, 20 Apr 2011, Patent No. GB1103853.6

    Research output: Patent

  10. Published

    Assessing the impacts of the chronic exposure of zinc and copper on the polychaete Nereis virens (SARS) 1835

    J. Pini, Dr Gordon Watson & Professor Alex Ford, 2011, In: Newsletter: Porcupine Marine Natural History Society. 30, p. 45-46 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Reproductive biology and population ecology of the marine fan worm Sabella pavonina (Savigny) (Polychaeta: Sabellidae)

    Joanna Murray, Dr Gordon Watson, A. Giangrande, M. Bentley & Paul Farrell, 2011, In: Invertebrate Reproduction and Development. 55, 3, p. 183-196 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. 2010
  13. Published

    Evidence for sexual attraction pheromones released by male tropical donkey's ear abalone (Haliotis asinina), (L.)

    H. Nhan, L. Jung, M. Ambak, Dr Gordon Watson & Y. Siang, 2010, In: Invertebrate Reproduction and Development. 54, 4, p. 169-176 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Published

    The response to disturbance chemicals and predator odours of juvenile and adult signal crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus (Dana)

    P. Stebbing, Dr Gordon Watson & M. Bentley, 2010, In: Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology. 43, 3, p. 183-195 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. 2008
  16. Published

    Aspects of gametogenesis, oocyte morphology and maturation of the lugworm Arenicola marina (Annelida : Polychaeta) in relation to commercialised procedures to extend the breeding season

    K. Betteley, Dr Gordon Watson, L. Hannah & M. Bentley, 2008, In: Aquaculture. 279, 1-4, p. 131-141 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. Published

    Extension of the breeding season and its effects on fertilization and development in two species of lugworm (Arenicola marina and Arernicola defodiens)

    Dr Gordon Watson, L. Hannah, S. Gaudron, K. Betteley & M. Bentley, 2008, In: Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 354, 1, p. 17-27 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  18. Published

    The effects of copper and other heavy metals on fertilization, embryo development, larval survival and settlement in the polychaete Nereis (Neanthes) virens

    Dr Gordon Watson, A. Leach & Professor Gary Fones, 2008, In: Invertebrate Reproduction and Development. 52, 2, p. 101-112 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. 2007
  20. Published

    Effects of bait collection on Nereis virens populations and macrofaunal communities in the Solent, UK

    Dr Gordon Watson, Paul Farrell, S. Stanton & L. Skidmore, 2007, In: Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 87, 3, p. 703-716 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  21. Published

    Induction of pairing in male scale worm Harmothoe imbricata (Polychaeta: Polynoidae) by chemical signals

    S. Gaudron, Dr Gordon Watson & M. Bentley, 2007, In: Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 87, 5, p. 1115-1116 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  22. 2006
  23. Published

    A possible mechanism for the displacement of Austropotamobius pallipes by Pacifastacus leniusculus

    P. Stebbing, A. Elwis, Dr Gordon Watson & M. Bentley, 2006, Freshwater crayfish. Vol. 15. Rodgers, D. (ed.). Pittsburgh: International Association of Astacology, p. 130-138 9 p.

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

  24. 2005
  25. Published

    Chemical alarm signalling in the polychaete Nereis (Neanthes) virens (Sars) (Annelida: Polychaeta)

    Dr Gordon Watson, K. Hamilton & W. Tuffnail, 2005, In: Animal Behaviour. 70, 5, p. 1125-1132 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. 2003
  27. Published

    Mating behaviour and evidence for a female released courtship pheromone in the signal crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus

    P. Stebbing, M. Bentley & Dr Gordon Watson, 2003, In: Journal of Chemical Ecology. 29, 2, p. 465-475 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  28. Published

    The role of chemical signals in the spawning induction of polychaete worms and other marine invertebrates

    Dr Gordon Watson, M. Bentley, S. Gaudron & J. Hardege, 2003, In: Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 294, 2, p. 169-187 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  29. 2002
  30. Published

    Does seasonal reproduction occur at the optimal time for fertilization in the polychaetes Arenicola marina L. and Nereis virens Sars?

    C. Lewis, P. Olive, M. Bentley & Dr Gordon Watson, 2002, In: Invertebrate Reproduction and Development. 41, 1-3, p. 61-71 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

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