Bayworld Centre for Research & Education
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Oceanography

Zooplankton

2009
  • Grantham, H.S., Game, E.T., Lombard, A.T., Hobday, A.J., Richardson, A.J., Beckley, L.E., Pressey, R.L., Huggett, J.A., Coetzee, J.C., van der Lingen, C.D., Alpine, J.E., Peterson, S.L., Merkle, D. and Possingham, H. (2009)
    Conservation planning in spatially and temporally dynamic marine environments: designing a network of pelagic protected areas for the southern Benguela.
    Marine Ecology Progress Series.
  • Huggett, J.A., Verheye, H.M., Escribano, R. and Fairweather, T. (2009)
    Copepod biomass, size composition and production in the Southern Benguela: spatio-temporal patterns of variation, and comparison with other eastern boundary upwelling systems.
    Progress in Oceanography 83: 197-207.
  • Travers, M., Shin, Y-J., Jennings, S., Machu, E., Huggett, J.A., Field, J.G. and Cury, P.M. (2009)
    Two-way coupling versus one-way forcing of plankton and fish models to predict ecosystem changes in the Benguela.
    Ecological Modelling 220: 3089-3099.
2008
  • Grémillet, D., Lewis, S., Drapeau, L., van der Lingen, C.D., Huggett, J.A., Coetzee, J.C., Verheye, H., Daunt, F., Wanless, S. and Ryan, P.G. (2008)
    Spatial match-mismatch in the Benguela upwelling zone - should we expect chlorophyll and sea-surface temperature to predict marine predator distributions?
    Journal of Applied Ecology. 45: 610-621.
2007
  • Grote, B., Ekau, W., Hagen, W., Huggett, J., Verheye, H. (2007)
    Early life-history strategy of shallow-water Cape hake (Merluccius capensis) in the Benguela upwelling region.
    Fisheries Research 86: 179-187.
  • Huggett, J.A. (2007)
    Spring copepod biomass along the Mossel Bay Monitoring Line (MBML).
    In: State of the marine environment off South Africa: December 2007, MCM Internal Report, 34 pp.
  • Huggett, J.A. and Bradford-Grieve, J. (2007)
    Guide to some common copepods in the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem.
    Regional Zooplankton Taxonomy and Identification Training Workshop, Swakopmund, Namibia, 8-19 January 2007, 44 pp.
  • Huggett, J.A., Richardson, A.J. and Field, J.G. (2007)
    Niche separation between the copepods Calanoides carinatus and Calanus agulhensis – the influence of temperature and food.
    African Journal of Marine Science 29(3): 473-490.
  • Tsotsobe, S. and Huggett, J.A. (2007)
    Anchovy and sardine egg and larvae abundances on the SARP line.
    In: State of the marine environment off South Africa, July 2007, MCM Internal Report, 19 pp.
2006
  • Hutchings, L., Verheye, H.M., Huggett, J.A., Demarcq, H., Cloete, R., Barlow, R.G., Louw, D. and da Silva, A. (2006)
    Variability of plankton with reference to fish variability in the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem – An Overview.
    In: Large Marine Ecosystems, Vol. 14, Ed. By Shannon, V., Hempel, G., Malanotte-Rizzoli, P., Moloney, C. and Woods, J. Chapter 6, p.111-146.
2003
  • Huggett, J.A. (2003)
    Comparative ecology of the copepods Calanoides carinatus and Calanus agulhensis in the southern Benguela and Agulhas Bank ecosystems.
    Ph.D. thesis, University of Cape Town: iii + 296 pp.
  • Huggett, J.A., Fréon, P., Mullon, C. and Penven, P. (2003)
    Modelling the transport success of anchovy Engraulis encrasicolus eggs and larvae in the southern Benguela: the effect of spatio-temporal spawning patterns.
    Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 250: 247-262.
  • Mullon, C., Fréon, P., Parada, C., van der Lingen, C. and Huggett, J. (2003)
    From particles to individuals: modelling the early stages of anchovy (Engraulis capensis/encrasicolus) in the southern Benguela.
    Fisheries Oceanography 12(45): 396-406.
  • van der Lingen, C. and Huggett, J.A. (2003)
    The role of ichthyoplankton surveys in recruitment research and management of South African anchovy and sardine.
    In: The Big Fish Bang – Proceedings of the 26th Annual Larval Fish Conference. Browman, H.I. and Skiftesvik, A.B. (Eds). Institute of Marine Research, Bergen, p. 303-343.
2002
  • Huggett, J.A. (2002)
    Spatio-temporal distributions of anchovy and sardine ichthyoplankton in the Benguela Jet Current from 1995 to 2001: six years of monitoring off the Cape Peninsula.
    In: van der Lingen, C.D., Roy, C., Fréon, P., Castro, L., Gutierrez, M., Nykjaer, L. and Shillington, F. (Eds.). Report of meeting on Spatial Approaches to the Dynamics of Coastal Pelagic Resources and their Environment in Upwelling Areas. GLOBEC Report No. 16: 21-23.
  • Mullon, C., Parada, C., Cury, P., Huggett, J.A., Freon, P., van der Lingen, C., Penven, P., Moloney, C. and Richardson, A. (2002)
    Individual based modeling (IBM) of the early stages of anchovy in the southern Benguela System.
    In: van der Lingen, C.D., Roy, C., Fréon, P., Castro, L., Gutierrez, M., Nykjaer, L. and Shillington, F. (Eds.). Report of meeting on Spatial Approaches to the Dynamics of Coastal Pelagic Resources and their Environment in Upwelling Areas. GLOBEC Report No. 16: 87-90.
2001
  • Huggett, J.A. (2001)
    Reproductive response of the copepods Calanoides carinatus and Calanus agulhensis to various periods of starvation in the southern Benguela upwelling system.
    Journal of Plankton Research 23: 1061-1071.
  • Huggett, J.A., Fréon, P., Mullon, C., Parada, C. and Cury, P. (2001)
    Modelling the recruitment success of anchovy in the southern Benguela: the effects of spawning patterns and egg buoyancy.
    Research Highlights 2000-2001, Marine and Coastal Management, Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism 10: 66-68.
2000
  • Huggett, J.A. and Richardson, A.J. (2000)
    A review of the biology and ecology of Calanus agulhensis off South Africa.
    ICES J mar Sci. 57(6): 1834-1849.
1998
  • Huggett, J.A. and Boyd, A.J. (1998)
    Frequent monitoring of clupeoid eggs and larvae in the Benguela jet current: results, benefits and drawbacks.
    Proceedings of the International Symposium and Workshops on Environmental Variability in the south east Atlantic, Swakopmund, Namibia, 30 March - 4 April 1998.
  • Huggett, J.A. and Boyd, A.J. (1998)
    Frequent monitoring of eggs and larvae in the Benguela jet current: three years of sampling completed.
    In: Report on the Pelagic Working Group Workshop on Biological Research, compiled by van der Lingen, C.D. and Cooper, R., 13-14 August 1998. SFRI Internal Report, WG/AUG98/PEL/2, 7 pp.
  • Huggett, J.A., Boyd, A.J., Hutchings, L. and Kemp, A.D. (1998)
    Weekly variability of clupeoid eggs and larvae in the Benguela jet current: implications for recruitment.
    In: Benguela Dynamics. Impacts of variability on shelf-sea environments and their living resources. Pillar, S.C., Moloney, C.L., Payne, A.I.L. and Shillington, F.A. (Eds.) South African Journal of marine Science 19: 197-210.
  • Hutchings, L., Barange, M., Bloomer, S.F., Boyd, A.J., Crawford, R.J.M., Huggett, J.A., Kerstan, M., Korrûbel, J.L., de Oliveira, J.A.A., Painting, S.J., Richardson, A.J., Shannon, L.J., Schülein, F.H., van der Lingen, C.D. and Verheye, H.M. (1998)
    Multiple factors affecting South African anchovy recruitment in the spawning, transport and nursery areas.
    In: Benguela Dynamics: Impacts of Variability on Shelf-Sea Environments and Their Living Resources, Ed. by Pillar, S.C., Moloney, C.L., Payne, A.I.L. and Shillington, F.A. South African Journal of Marine Science 19: 211-225.
  • Painting, S.J., Hutchings, L., Huggett, J.A., Korrubel, J.L., Richardson, A.J. and Verheye, H.M. (1998)
    Environmental and biological monitoring for forecasting anchovy recruitment in the southern Benguela upwelling region.
    Fisheries Oceanography 7(3/4): 364-374.
1997
  • Huggett, J.A. (1997)
    Studying the vertical migration of copepods.
    Research Highlights 1996-1997, Sea Fisheries Research Institute, Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism 6: 19-21.
1996
  • Boyd, A.J. and Huggett, J.A. (1996)
    Weekly monitoring of pelagic eggs, larvae and environmental conditions off the Cape Peninsula: Rationale, preliminary results and implications for fisheries management.
    In: Proceedings of the Annual Fisheries Research Meeting of the Namibian Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources. 6 pp
  • Fowler, J.L., Huggett, J.A. and Shannon, L. (1996)
    Seasonal trends in abundance, distribution and transport of sardine eggs.
    In: Barange, M. and van der Lingen, C. (Eds.) WOSAS - Workshop on South African Sardine: Proceedings and Recommendations. BEP Report 29, pp. 12-19.
  • Huggett, J.A. and Boyd, A.J. (1996)
    Predicting pelagic fish recruitment by monitoring eggs and larvae.
    Research Highlights 1995-1996, Sea Fisheries Research Institute, Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism 5: 19-21.
1995
  • Hutchings, L., Verheye, H.M., Mitchell-Innes, B.A., Peterson, W.T., Huggett, J.A. and Painting, S.J. (1995)
    Copepod production in the southern Benguela system.
    ICES Journal of Marine Science 52: 439-455.
1994
  • Verheye, H.M., Hutchings, L., Huggett, J.A., Carter, R.A., Peterson, W.T. and Painting, S.J. (1994)
    Community structure, distribution and trophic ecology of zooplankton on the Agulhas Bank with special reference to copepods.
    South African Journal of Science 90(3): 154-165.
1992
  • Peterson, W.T., Hutchings, L., Huggett, J.A. and Largier, J.L. (1992)
    Anchovy spawning in relation to the biomass and the replenishment rate of their copepod prey on the western Agulhas Bank.
    In: Benguela Trophic Functioning, eds. Payne, A.I.L. et al. South African Journal of Marine Science 12: 487-500.
  • Stuart, V. and Huggett, J.A. (1992)
    Prey selection by Euphausia lucens (Hansen) and feeding behaviour in response to a mixed algal and animal diet.
    Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 164: 117-133.
  • Verheye, H.M., Hutchings, L., Huggett, J.A. and Painting, S.J. (1992)
    Mesozooplankton dynamics in the Benguela ecosystem, with emphasis on the herbivorous copepods.
    In: Benguela Trophic Functioning, eds. Payne, A.I.L. et al. South African Journal of Marine Science 12: 561-584.
1991
  • Huggett, J.A. and Cook, P.A. (1991)
    Effects of entrainment on plankton at Koeberg Nuclear Power Station.
    South African Journal of marine Science 11: 211-226.
1989
  • Painting, S.J. and Huggett, J.A. (1989)
    Zooplankton biomass and egg production in relation to anchovy recruits in the S. Benguela, July 1988.
    Proceedings of the Plankton Dynamics Mini-Symposium, May 1989; BEP Report 17, 9 pp.
1988
  • Huggett, J.A. (1988)
    The effects of chlorine, heat and physical stress on entrained plankton at Koeberg Nuclear Power Station.
    M.Sc. Thesis, University of Cape Town, 161 pp.
1986
  • Huggett, J.A. and Griffiths, C.L. (1986)
    Some relationships between elevation, physico-chemical variables and biota of intertidal rock pools.
    Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 29: 189-197.