Welcome to your community’s home at PeerJ. Sections are community led and exemplify a research community’s shared values, norms and interests. The citation average is 7.4 (view impact metrics).

Articles View all


Section Editors

Section Editors provide editorial oversight and community leadership, ensuring a fair and consistent peer review process, and the highest standards of scientific practice in their fields.


Highlighted in the State of Active #Coral Reef Conservation and Restoration Collection - Pocillopora spp. growth analysis on restoration structures in an Eastern Tropical Pacific upwelling area Read the full article https://t.co/yCNiejtXIN #Conservation #MarineBio

Really proud that at last the paper Stewart Edie @NMNH, Dave Jablonski @UChicagoPaleo and I wrote on how to align bivalves for shape analysis using NON-point-based homologies (bc clams have so few homologous points!) is out in PeerJ https://t.co/y72eSQPGiV

Intra- and interspecific competition resulting from spatial coexistence among larvae of closely-related caddisflies from the genus Hydropsyche https://t.co/7D1K4sFqes @thePeerJ https://t.co/TrNjDVwYJ5

Nice experiment showed bleaching in Acropora cervicornis was not made worse by microplastics. Special issue on Nono- and Microplastics @PeerJLife https://t.co/mk22OYPbph #MarineBiology #ClimateChangeBiology #Ecotoxicology @USFCMS @MoteMarineLab @USFResearch https://t.co/HSwXWoOChk

New paper on the microbiomes of staghorn corals in @MoteMarineLab's nursery published today in @PeerJLife with @grace_klinges, Samara Zinman, @DrAbigailClark, Erich Bartels, Marina Villoch Diaz Maurino, & @DrErinnMuller! https://t.co/vCsw78COzt

Our article about fauna on the Ægir Ridge in the deep Norwegian Sea has been published today in @PeerJLife https://t.co/XjKPq7ytrH -thanks to all coauthors for great work and fun! #IceAGE_project #Biodiversity #ConservationBiology #Ecology #MarineBiology #EnvironmentalImpacts

The seasonal investigation of Symbiodiniaceae in broadcast spawning, Acropora humilis and brooding, Pocillopora cf. damicornis corals Read the full article https://t.co/owNsh2Sbv5 #Ecology #Genomics #MarineBio

Nitric oxide production rather than oxidative stress and cell death is associated with the onset of #coral bleaching in Pocillopora acuta Read the full article https://t.co/u45OJVFcHb #CellBiology #Ecology #MarineBiology

Thomas and Miller find high gene flow in the #silverlip pearl oyster Pinctada maxima between inshore and offshore sites near Eighty Mile Beach in Western Australia Read the full article https://t.co/Z2gvCWUumA #PearlOyster #Genetics #MarineBio @uwanews