RECENT PRESENTATIONS AT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS- LAST THREE YEARS

Selected Oral Presentations

 2017

 Bernard, A.M., K.A. Finnegan, T.T. Sutton, J.A. Moore, R. Hanner, M.S. Shivji. “Deep-sea fish species diversity in the northern Gulf of Mexico - a DNA barcode view.” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Boswell, K.M., G. Rieucau, M.A. D'Elia, J.D. Warren, and T.T. Sutton. “Examining complex vertical movements of mesopelagic scattering layers: from taxonomic-based migration decisions to global biological fluxes” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Cook, A.B. and T.T. Sutton. “Larger predatory fishes of the meso- and bathypelagic domains: Linking the planktivores and top predators” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Cook, A.B. and T.T. Sutton. “Intensive sampling of the Gulf of Mexico reveals a global hotspot of meso- and bathypelagic fish diversity.” Indo-Pacific Fish Conference, Tapeete, Tahiti.

 2017

deRada, S., B. Penta, T. Sutton, M. Johnston, R. Milligan, C. Easson, A. Cook, K. Boswell, C. Lembke, D. English, and C. Hu. “Physical-bio-optical modeling in the Gulf of Mexico: analysis of water mass relationships to pelagic habitat” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Hartland, R., E. Burdett, C. Fine, T.T. Sutton, A.B. Cook, and T. Frank. “DEEPEND Taxonomic and distributional appraisal of deep-sea sergestid crustaceans (Decapoda: Dendrobranchiata: Sergestidae) in the northern Gulf of Mexico after Deepwater Horizon” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Johnston, M., R. Milligan, C. Easson, S. deRada, B. Penta, and T.T. Sutton. “DEEPEND: Characterizing Pelagic Habitats in the Gulf of Mexico Using Model, Empirical, and Remotely-Sensed Data” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Judkins, H., M. Vecchione, A.B. Cook, and T.T. Sutton. “Cephalopod vertical distribution in the northern Gulf of Mexico” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Marks, A., D. Kerstetter, D. Wyanski, and T.T. Sutton. “Reproductive Ecology of Top Mesopelagic Predators in the Gulf of Mexico.” 2017 American Fisheries Society, 147th Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL.

 2017

Milligan, R.J. and T.T. Sutton. "Quantifying Pelagic Habitat Use by Myctophids in the Northern Gulf of Mexico." 2017 American Fisheries Society, 147th Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL.

 2017

Milligan, R.J. and T.T. Sutton. "Quantifying Pelagic Habitat Use by Myctophids in the Northern Gulf of Mexico." 2017 Joint Meetings of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, TX.

 2017

Milligan, R. and T.T. Sutton. “Quantifying Pelagic Habitat Use by Myctophid Fishes in the Northern Gulf of Mexico” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Novotny, M. and T.T. Sutton. "Assemblage Structure and Trophic Ecology of the Bathypelagic Fish Family Platytroctidae in the Gulf of Mexico." 2017 Joint Meetings of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, TX.

 2017

Pruzinsky, N. and T.T. Sutton. "Faunal Composition and Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Tuna (Family: Scombridae) Early Life Stages in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico." 2017 American Fisheries Society, 147th Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL.

 2017

Pruzinsky, N. and T.T. Sutton. "Faunal Composition and Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Tuna (Family: Scombridae) Early Life Stages in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico."  2017 Joint Meetings of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, TX.

 2017

 Richards, T., T.T. Sutton, and D. Wells. “Distribution and Abundance of Model Meso- and Bathypelagic Micronekton in the Northern Gulf of Mexico.” 2017 Joint Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Austin, Texas.

 2017

Richards, T., T.T. Sutton, and D. Wells. “Trophic Structure of Mesopelagic and Bathypelagic Micronekton in Relation to Mesoscale Oceanographic Features in the Northern Gulf of Mexico” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Richards, T., T.T. Sutton, and D. Wells. “Trophic Dynamics of Meso- and Bathypelagic Micronekton in the Northern Gulf of Mexico” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Rieucau, G., M.A. D'Elia, J.D. Warren, T.T. Sutton, and K.M. Boswell. “Examining complex vertical movements of mesopelagic scattering layers: from taxonomic-based migration decisions to global biological fluxes” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Romero, I.R., T.T. Sutton, E. Quintana-Rizzo, S.W. Ross, J.J. Torres, and D.J. Hollander. “Long-term study of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in deep-water fish species in the northern Gulf of Mexico reveals exposure to Deepwater Horizon oil” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

 Sutton, T.T., M.R. Clark, D.C. Dunn, P.N. Halpin, A.D. Rogers, J. Guinotte, S.J. Bograd, M.V. Angel, J.A.A. Perez,  K. Wishner, R.L. Haedrich, D.J. Lindsay, J.C. Drazen, A. Vereshchaka, U. Piatkowski, T. Morato, K. Błachowiak-Samołyk, B.H. Robison, K.M. Gjerde, A. Pierrot-Bults, P. Bernal, G. Reygondeau. and M. Heino . “A global biogeographic classification of the mesopelagic zone.” Indo-Pacific Fish Conference, Tapeete, Tahiti.

 2017

Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, and R. Milligan. “Evidence of diel vertical migrations by bathypelagic fishes in the Gulf of Mexico: A new vector of water-column connectivity in the oceanic domain” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, and R. Milligan. “DEEPEND: First Evidence for Vertical Migration by the Gulf Bathypelagic Fauna and its Relationship to the DWHOS Deep Hydrocarbon-Dispersant Plume” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

 Sutton, T.T.  J.  Moore, A. Cook, A Bernard, K. Boswell, R. Eytan, K. Finnegan, C. Kenaley, l. Malarky, T. Pietsch, N. Pruzinsky, M. Shivji, M. Weber, D. Wells, D. Fenolio D. “The epi-to-bathypelagic ichthyofauna of the Gulf of Mexico: recent surveys reveal exceptional diversity and endemism, with 180 new species records.” 2017 Joint Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Austin, Texas.

 2017

 Sutton, T.; Moore, J.; Cook, A.; Bernard, A.; Boswell, K.; Eytan, R.; Finnegan, K.; Pruzinsky, N.; Shivji, M.; Weber, M.; Wells, D. “The Need for Surveying Before Exploitation: Post Hoc Analysis After Deepwater Horizon Reveals Exceptional Deep-Pelagic Biodiversity and Endemicity in the Deep Gulf of Mexico.” 2017 Conference of the American Fisheries Society.

 2017

Woodstock, M.S., C.A. Blanar, and T.T. Sutton. "Variations in the Parasite Fauna and Gut Contents of Vertically Migrating and Non-Migrating Mesopelagic Fishes of the Northern Gulf of Mexico" 2017 American Fisheries Society, 147th Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL.

 2017

 Woodstock, M.S., C.A. Blanar, and T.T. Sutton. "A comparison of the parasite fauna and trophic ecology of vertically migrating and non-migrating fishes of the northern Gulf of Mexico"  2017 Joint Meetings of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, TX.

 2016

deRada, S., B. Penta, T.T. Sutton, M. Johnson, A.B. Cook, K. Boswell, C. Lembke, and D. English. “A Gulf of Mexico comparative analysis of cruise-based observations, historical data, and numerical model results” 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL.

 2016

Marks, A. and T.T. Sutton. “Reproductive ecology of dragonfishes (Stomiidae) in the Gulf of Mexico” 2016 Annual Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, New Orleans.

 2016

Romero, I.C., W. Patterson, T.T. Sutton, E. Quintana-Rizzo, S. Ross, A. Kane, S. Murawski, E. Goddard, J. Torres, and D. Hollader “A time-series assessment of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in fish communities before and after the DWH event” 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL.

 2016

Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, and J. Moore. “Active Linkage of Large Vertebrates and Deep-Pelagic Fauna of the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico after Deepwater Horizon: Vertical Dynamics of the Epipelagic, Mesopelagic, and Bathypelagic Ichthyofauna” 2016 Annual Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, New Orleans.

2016 Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, T. Frank, K. Boswell, M. Vecchione, H. Judkins, and I.C. Romero. “The Dynamics of Vertical Movement in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico after Deepwater Horizon: Active Linkage of Large Vertebrates and Deep-Pelagic Nekton” 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL.

2016    Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, T. Frank, T., K. Boswell, M. Vecchione, H., Judkins, and I.C. Romero. “The Dynamics of Vertical Movement in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico after Deepwater Horizon: Active Linkage of Large Vertebrates and Deep-Pelagic Nekton” 2016 Ocean Sciences Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

2015 Bowen, K. and T.T. Sutton. ”Pelagic habitat use by juvenile reef fishes in the northern Gulf of Mexico.” 2015 Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Reno, NV.

2015 Bowen, K. and T.T. Sutton. ”Pelagic habitat use by juvenile reef fishes in the northern Gulf of Mexico.” Fish at Night International Symposium, Miami, FL.

2015 Cook, A.B. and T.T. Sutton. “What have we learned about the oceanic fish fauna of the Gulf of Mexico? Initial results of the NOAA Offshore Sampling and Analysis Program” Fish at Night International Symposium, Miami, FL.

 2015 Judkins, H., M. Vecchione, A. Cook, T.T. Sutton. “What have we learned about the cephalopod fauna of the Gulf of Mexico? Initial results of the NOAA/NRDA Offshore nekton sampling and analysis program.” Cephalopod International Advisory Council Symposium. Hakodate, Japan.
 2015 Malarky, L. and T.T. Sutton. ”Faunal composition and distribution of pelagic larval flatfishes (Teleostei: Pleuronectiformes) in the northern Gulf of Mexico: connectivity between coastal and oceanic ecosystems.” Fish at Night International Symposium, Miami, FL.

 2015 Malarky, L. and T.T. Sutton. ”Faunal composition and distribution of pelagic larval flatfishes (Teleostei: Pleuronectiformes) in the northern Gulf of Mexico: connectivity between coastal and oceanic ecosystems.” 2015 Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Reno, NV.

 2015  Marks, A. and T.T. Sutton. “Reproductive ecology of dragonfishes (Family: Stomiidae), the dominant vertically migrating mesopelagic predators, in the Gulf of Mexico” Fish at Night International Symposium, Miami, FL.

 2015 Sutton, T.T.Vertical ecology of the pelagic ocean: classical patterns, new perspectives, and future research.” Vetlesen Distinguished Lecture Series, University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography, Narragansett, RI (INVITED)

 2015 Sutton, T.T.Oceanic fishes, shrimps and squids of the Gulf of Mexico: research after Deepwater Horizon.” Sea-Grant Oil Spill Science Seminar: Five years later, what have we learned? Point Clear, AL (INVITED)

 2015 Sutton, T.T.Understanding Deep-Pelagic Ecosystem Dynamics: a New Research Initiative in the Gulf of Mexico (DEEPEND)” Fish at Night International Symposium, Miami, FL.

 2015 Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, K. Boswell, H. Bracken-Grissom, S. deRada, D. English, R. Eytan, D. Fenolio, T. Frank, C. Hu, H.L. Judkins, C. Lembke, J.V. Lopez, J.A. Moore, M. Nizinski, B. Penta, I. Romero, J.R. Rooker, M. Shivji, M. Vecchione, R.J.D. Wells, and M. Youngbluth. “Understanding deep-pelagic ecosystem variability in an age of increasing deep-ocean commercial activity: A Gulf of Mexico case study and new research initiative (DEEPEND)” 14th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Aveiro, Portugal.

 2015 Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, J.A. Moore and T.W. Pietsch. “What have we learned about the oceanic fish fauna of the Gulf of Mexico? Initial results of the NOAA Offshore Sampling and Analysis Program” 2015 Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Reno, NV.

 2015 Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, J.A. Moore and T.W. Pietsch. “What have we learned about the oceanic fish fauna of the Gulf of Mexico? Initial results of the NOAA Offshore Sampling and Analysis Program” 2015 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX.

 2015 Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, K. Boswell, H. Bracken-Grissom, S. deRada, D. English, R. Eytan, D. Fenolio, T. Frank, C. Hu, H.L. Judkins, C. Lembke, J.V. Lopez, J.A. Moore, M. Nizinski, B. Penta, I. Romero, J.R. Rooker, M. Shivji, M. Vecchione, R.J.D. Wells, and M. Youngbluth. “Dynamics of epi-, meso- and bathypelagic fish assemblages: A Gulf of Mexico case study and new research initiative (DEEPEND)” 2015 Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Reno, NV.


Selected Poster Presentations

2017 

Cook, A.B. and T.T. Sutton. “Larger predatory fishes of the meso- and bathypelagic domains: Linking the planktivores and top predators” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

deRada, S., B. Penta, T.T. Sutton, M. Johnston, R. Milligan, C. Easson, A.B. Cook, K.M. Boswell, C. Lembke, D. English, and C. Hu. “DEEPEND: Relating Pelagic Habitat to Ocean Stratification” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017 Eytan, R., E. Paulus, M. Weber, and T.T. Sutton. “Once bitten, twice shy: a cryptic species of Sloane’s Viperfish (Chauliodus sloani) discovered in the mesopelagic waters of the Gulf of Mexico” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Frank, T., C. Fine, E. Burdett, A.B. Cook, and T.T. Sutton. “DEEPEND Geographic distributions and reproductive seasonality of Oplophorid and Euphausiid crustaceans in the vicinity of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Freed, L., D. Fenolio, C. Easson, T. Hendry, T.T. Sutton, and J. Lopez. “Anglerfish Bacterial Symbionts and Seawater from the Northern Gulf of Mexico” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017  Jones, R.C., J. Moore, A.B. Cook, and T.T. Sutton. “Depth Strata Partitioning by Deep-Pelagic Alepisauroids in the Northern Gulf of Mexico” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Judkins, H., M. Vecchione, A.B. Cook, and T.T. Sutton. “Cephalopod vertical distribution in the northern Gulf of Mexico” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017 Meinert, C. R., R.J. David Wells, T.T. Sutton, K. Clausen, and J.R. Rooker. “High occurrence of mesopelagic fish larvae in epipelagic waters demonstrates importance of vertical connectivity between photic and aphotic biomes” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Milligan, R. and T.T. Sutton. “Quantifying Pelagic Habitat Use by Myctophid Fishes in the Northern Gulf of Mexico” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Musgrave, R., H. Judkins, T. Frank, M. Myers, A.B. Cook, and T.T. Sutton. “Creep into the DEEPEND virtual research missions” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Paulus, E., R.I. Eytan, M.D. Weber, and T.T. Sutton. “Discovery of a cryptic species of Sloani’s Viperfish (Chauliodus sloani) in the Gulf of Mexico” Barry University STEM research symposium, Miami Shores, FL, April 2017.

 2017

Pruzinsky, N.M. and T.T. Sutton. “Faunal Composition and Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Tuna (Family: Scombridae) Early Life Stages in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Sutton, T., A. Cook, K. Boswell, H. Bracken-Grissom, S. deRada, D. English, R. Eytan, C. Hu, M. Johnston, H. Judkins, C. Lembke, J. Lopez, J. Moore, M. Nizinski, B. Penta, I. Romero, J. Rooker, M. Shivji, M. Vecchione, D. Wells, M. Youngbluth, D. Fenolio, T. and T. Frank. “Research in the Gulf of Mexico; The DEEPEND Consortium” ASLO 2017 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, Honolulu, HI.

 2017

Sutton, T., A. Cook, K. Boswell, H. Bracken-Grissom, S. deRada, D. English, R. Eytan, C. Hu, M. Johnston, H. Judkins, C. Lembke, J. Lopez, J. Moore, M. Nizinski, B. Penta, I. Romero, J. Rooker, M. Shivji, M. Vecchione, D. Wells, D., M. Youngbluth, D. Fenolio, and T. Frank. “DEEPEND Consortium Science poster for Research Board Reception” 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2017

Woodstock, M.S., C.A. Blanar, and T.T. Sutton. "Variations in the Parasite Fauna and Gut Contents of Vertically Migrating and Non-Migrating Mesopelagic Fishes of the Northern Gulf of Mexico" 2017 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA.

 2016

Judkins, H.J., A. Cook,T.T. Sutton, and M. Vecchione. “Vertical Distribution Patterns of the Cephalopod Fauna of the Gulf of Mexico.” 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL.

 2016 Richards, T., Sutton, T.T. and Wells, D. “A preliminary trophic analysis of deep-pelagic assemblages in the northern Gulf of Mexico.” 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL.

 2016 Richards, T., T.T. Sutton, and D. Wells. “A trophic analysis of deep-pelagic assemblages in the northern Gulf of Mexico” 2016 Annual Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, New Orleans.

 2016 Romero, I.C., W.F. Patterson, T.T. Sutton, E. Quintana-Rizzo, S.W. Ross, A.S. Kane, S Murawski, N. Zenzola, E. Goddard, J.J. Torres, and D.J. HollandeJ. “A Time-series Assessment of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Fish Communities before and after the DWH Event.” 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL.

 2016  Sutton, T. A. Cook, T. Frank, K. Boswell, M. Vecchione, H. Judkins, and I. Romero. “The Dynamics of Vertical Movement in the Oceanic Gulf of Mexico after the Deepwater Horizon:  Active Linkage of Large Vertebrates and Deep-pelagic Realm.” 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL

 2016 Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, K. Boswell, H. Bracken-Grissom, S. deRada, D. English, R. Eytan, D. Fenolio, T. Frank, C. Hu, H.L. Judkins, C. Lembke, J.V. Lopez, J.A. Moore, M. Nizinski, B. Penta, I. Romero, J.R. Rooker, M. Shivji, M. Vecchione, R.J.D. Wells, and M. Youngbluth. “DEEPEND: Deep Pelagic Nekton Dynamics of the Gulf of Mexico” 2016 Annual Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, New Orleans.

 2016 Sutton, T.; Boswell, K.; Bracken-Grissom, H.; Cook, A.; deRada, S.; English, D.; Eytan, R.; Fenolio, D.; Frank, T.; Hu, C.; Judkins, H.; Lembke, C.; Lopez, J.; Moore, J.; Nizinski, M.; Penta, B.; Romero, I.; Rooker, J.; Shivji, M.; Vecchione, M.; Wells, R.J.D.; Youngbluth, M. “DEEPEND: Deep Pelagic Nekton Dynamics of the Gulf of Mexico.” National Academies Keck Futures Initiative Conference: Discovering the Deep Blue Sea. Washington, D.C.

 2016 Warren, J.D., K.M. Boswell, and T.T. Sutton. “Using Multiple-frequency, Broadband Acoustic Backscatter to Identify and Quantify the Organisms Composing the Deep-Sea Mesopelagic Scattering Layers in the Gulf of Mexico.” 2016 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL.

 2015 Boswell, K.M.; D'Elia, M.A., Warren, J.D., and Sutton, T.T. “Temporal variations in the vertical distribution of deep scattering layers in the Gulf of Mexico.” 2015 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, Texas.

 2015 Pietsch, T.W. and T.T. Sutton. “A new species of the ceratioid anglerfish genus Lasiognathus Regan (Lophiiformes: Oneirodidae) from the northern Gulf of Mexico” 2015 Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Reno, NV.

 2015 Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, K. Boswell, H. Bracken-Grissom, S. deRada, D. English, R. Eytan, D. Fenolio, T. Frank, C. Hu, H.L. Judkins, C. Lembke, J.V. Lopez, J.A. Moore, M. Nizinski, B. Penta, I. Romero, J.R. Rooker, M. Shivji, M. Vecchione, R.J.D. Wells, and M. Youngbluth. “DEEPEND: Deep Pelagic Nekton Dynamics of the Gulf of Mexico” 2015 Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Reno, NV.

 2015 Sutton, T.T., A.B. Cook, K. Boswell, H. Bracken-Grissom, S. deRada, D. English, R. Eytan, D. Fenolio, T. Frank, C. Hu, H.L. Judkins, C. Lembke, J.V. Lopez, J.A. Moore, M. Nizinski, B. Penta, I. Romero, J.R. Rooker, M. Shivji, M. Vecchione, R.J.D. Wells, and M. Youngbluth. “DEEPEND: Deep Pelagic Nekton Dynamics of the Gulf of Mexico” 14th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Aveiro, Portugal.

 2015 Sutton, T.T., M.R. Clark, D.C. Dunn, P.N. Halpin and 19 others. “A global biogeographic classification of the mesopelagic zone: an aid for marine conservation planning.” 14th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Aveiro, Portugal.