Type Oceanographic cruise
Set This cruise is part of the set TROPICAL DEEP-SEA BENTHOS
Ship Alis
Ship owner IRD
Dates 21/08/2010 - 19/10/2010
Chief scientist(s) SAMADI Sarah , CORBARI Laure


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DOI 10.17600/10100040

The general objective of the BIOPAPUA cruise was to take an inventory of the deep benthic biodiversity in the Papua New Guinea area, along three lies of exploration: - Deep benthic biodiversity; Origin and function of sunken wood ecosystem; - Isolation and endemism by exploring seamounts.

Data managed by SISMER



Hallan Anders, Criscione Francesco, Fedosov Alexander, Puillandre Nicolas (2021). Few and far apart: integrative taxonomy of Australian species of Gladiobela and Pagodibela (Conoidea : Raphitomidae) reveals patterns of wide distributions and low abundance. Invertebrate Systematics, 35(2), 181-202.

Zaharias Paul, Kantor Yuri, I, Fedosov Alexander E., Criscione Francesco, Hallan Anders, Kano Yasunori, Bardin Jeremie, Puillandre Nicolas (2020). Just the once will not hurt: DNA suggests species lumping over two oceans in deep-sea snails (Cryptogemma). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 190(2), 532-557. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Lin Hsiu-Chin, Cheang Chi-Chiu, Cobari Laure, Kan Chan Benny Kwok (2020). Trans-Pacific genetic differentiation in the deep-water stalked barnacle Scalpellum stearnsii (Cirripedia: Thoracica: Scalpellidae). Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers, 164, 103359 (10p.).

Guinot Daniele (2019). New hypotheses concerning the earliest brachyurans (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura). Geodiversitas, 41(22), 747-796. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Campbell Matthew A., Chanet Bruno, Chen Jhen-Nien, Lee Mao-Ying, Chen Wei-Jen (2019). Origins and relationships of the Pleuronectoidei: Molecular and morphological analysis of living and fossil taxa. Zoologica Scripta, 48(5), 640-656.

Lee Szu-Hsuan, Lee Mao-Ying, Matsunuma Mizuki, Chen Wei-Jen (2019). Exploring the Phylogeny and Species Diversity of Chelidoperca (Teleostei: Serranidae) From the Western Pacific Ocean by an Integrated Approach in Systematics, With Descriptions of Three New Species and a Redescription of C. lecromi Fourmanoir, 1982. Frontiers In Marine Science, 6, 465 (26p.). Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Lee Bee Yan, Richer De Forges Bertrand, Ng Peter K. L. (2019). Deep-sea spider crabs of the family Epialtidae MacLeay, 1838, from Papua New Guinea, with a redefinition of Tunepugettia Ng, Komai & Sato, 2017, and descriptions of two new genera (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Majoidea). Zootaxa, 4619(1), 1-44.

Fricke Ronald, Allen Gerald R., Amon Dietmar, Andrefouet Serge, Chen Wei-Jen, Kinch Jeff, Mana Ralph, Russell Barry C., Tully Dean, White William T. (2019). Checklist of the marine and estuarine fishes of New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean, with 810 new records. Zootaxa, 4588(1), 1-360.

Corbari Laure, Frutos Inmaculada, Sorbe Jean Claude (2019). Dorotea gen. nov., a new bathyal genus (Amphipoda, Eusiridae) from the Solomon Sea (Papua New Guinea). Zootaxa, 4568(1), 69-80.

Rodriguez-Flores Paula C., Macpherson Enrique, Machordom Annie (2019). Revision of the squat lobsters of the genus Leiogalathea Baba, 1969 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Munidopsidae) with the description of 15 new species. Zootaxa, 4560(2), 201-256.

Tongboonkua Pakorn, Lee Mao-Ying, Chen Wei-Jen (2018). A new species of sinistral flatfish of the genus Chascanopsetta (Teleostei: Bothidae) from off Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean. Zootaxa, 4476(1), 168-181. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Fedosov Alexander, Puillandre Nicolas, Herrmann Manfred, Kantor Yuri, Oliverio Marco, Dgebuadze Polina, Modica Maria Vittoria, Bouchet Philippe (2018). The collapse of Mitra: molecular systematics and morphology of the Mitridae (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda). Zoological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 183(2), 253-337.

White William T., Ko'Ou Alfred (2018). An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa, 4411(1), 1-82. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Lemaitre Rafael, Listyo Rahayu Dwi, Komai Tomoyuki (2018). A revision of "blanket-hermit crabs" of the genus Paguropsis Henderson, 1888, with the description of a new genus and five new species (Crustacea, Anomura, Diogenidae). Zookeys, (752), 17-97. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Yang Chien-Hui, Chan Tin-Yam, Kumar Appukuttannair Biju (2018). The deep-sea commercial caridean shrimp, Heterocarpus woodmasoni (Crustacea: Decapoda: Panalidae), with description of a new species from the western Pacific Ocean. Bulletin Of Marine Science, 94(1), 85-99.

Dijkstra Henk H., Maestrati Philippe (2017). New species and new records of littoral and bathyal living Pectinoidea (Bivalvia: Propeamussiidae, Cyclochlamydidae, Pectinidae) from the western and southwestern Pacific. Zoosystema, 39(4), 473-485.

Hung Kuo-Wei, Russell Barry C., Chen Wei-Jen (2017). Molecular systematics of threadfin breams and relatives (Teleostei, Nemipteridae). Zoologica Scripta, 46(5), 536-551.

Kantor Yu. I., Fedosov A. E., Puillandre N., Bonillo C., Bouchet P. (2017). Returning to the roots: morphology, molecular phylogeny and classification of the Olivoidea (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda). Zoological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 180(3), 493-541. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Sabroux Romain, Corbari Laure, Krapp Franz, Bonillo Celine, Le Prieur Stepahnie, Hassanin Alexandre (2017). Biodiversity and phylogeny of Ammotheidae (Arthropoda: Pycnogonida). European Journal Of Taxonomy, 286, 1-33. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

White William T., Mana Ralph R., Naylor Gavin J. P. (2016). Galeus corriganae sp nov., a new species of deepwater catshark (Carcharhiniformes: Pentanchidae) from Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa, 4205(3), 255-264.

Taylor John D., Glover Emily A., Smith Lisa, Ikebe Chiho, Williams Suzanne T. (2016). New molecular phylogeny of Lucinidae: increased taxon base with focus on tropical Western Atlantic species (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Zootaxa, 4196(3), 381-398.

Sumner-Rooney Lauren, Sigwart Julia D., McAfee Jenny, Smith Lisa, Williams Suzanne T. (2016). Repeated eye reduction events reveal multiple pathways to degeneration in a family of marine snails. Evolution, 70(10), 2268-2295.

Pante Eric, France Scott C., Gey Delphine, Cruaud Corinne, Samadi Sarah (2015). An inter-ocean comparison of coral endemism on seamounts: the case of Chrysogorgia. Journal Of Biogeography, 42(10), 1907-1918.

Fedosov Alexander, Puillandre Nicolas, Kantor Yuri, Bouchet Philippe (2015). Phylogeny and systematics of mitriform gastropods (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Neogastropoda). Zoological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 175(2), 336-359. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Cravatte Sophie, Kestenare Elodie, Eldin Gerard, Ganachaud Alexandre, Lefevre Jerome, Marin Frederic, Menkes Christophe, Aucan Jerome (2015). Regional circulation around New Caledonia from two decades of observations. Journal Of Marine Systems, 148, 249-271.

Samadi Sarah, Puillandre Nicolas, Pante Eric, Boisselier Marie-Catherine, Corbari Laure, Chen Wei-Jen, Maestrati Philippe, Mana Ralph, Thubaut Justine, Zuccon Dario, Hourdez Stephane (2015). Patchiness of deep-sea communities in Papua New Guinea and potential susceptibility to anthropogenic disturbances illustrated by seep organisms. Marine Ecology-an Evolutionary Perspective, 36, 109-132. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Vilvens Claude, Williams Suzanne T., Herbert David G (2014). New genus Arxellia with new species of Solariellidae (Gastropoda: Trochoidea) from New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Western Australia, Vanuatu and Tonga. Zootaxa, 3826(1), 255-281.

Ng K.L., Rahayu Dwi Listyo (2014). Revision of the family Acidopsidae Stevcic, 2005, and the systematic position of Typhlocarcinodes Alcock, 1900, Caecopilumnus Borradaile, 1902, and Raoulia Ng, 1987, with descriptions of two new genera and five new species (Crustacea: Brachyura: Goneplacoidea). Zootaxa, 3773(1), 1-63.

Taylor John D., Glover Emily A., Williams Suzanne T. (2014). Diversification of chemosymbiotic bivalves: origins and relationships of deeper water Lucinidae. Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 111(2), 401-420. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Kantor Yuri, Lozouet Pierre, Puillandre Nicolas, Bouchet Philippe (2014). Lost and found: The Eocene family Pyramimitridae (Neogastropoda) discovered in the Recent fauna of the Indo-Pacific. Zootaxa, 3754(3), 239-276.

Chang Su-Ching, Chan Tin-Yam, Ahyong Shane T. (2014). Two new species of the rare lobster genus Thaumas... Advanced Search Two new species of the rare lobster genus Thaumastocheles Wood-Mason, 1874 (Reptantia: Nephropidae) discovered from recent deep-sea expeditions in the Indo-West Pacific. Journal Of Crustacean Biology, 34(1), 107-122. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Thubaut Justine, Puillandre Nicolas, Faure Baptiste, Cruaud Corinne, Samadi Sarah (2013). The contrasted evolutionary fates of deep-sea chemosynthetic mussels (Bivalvia, Bathymodiolinae). Ecology And Evolution, 3(14), 4748-4766. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Ng Peter K. L., Richer De Forges Bertrand (2013). Samadinia longispina, a new genus and species of deep-sea spider crab from the western Pacific, and a new species of Rochinia A. Milne-Edwards, 1875, from Papua New Guinea (Crustacea: Brachyura: Majoidea: Epialtidae). Zootaxa, 3718(4), 357-366.

Ng Peter K. L., Castro Peter (2013). On the genus Scalopidia Stimpson, 1858 (Crustacea: Brachyura: Goneplacoidea: Scalopidiidae), with the description of one new genus and three new species. Zootaxa, 3731(1), 58-76.

Williams S. T., Smith L. M., Herbert D.G., Marshall B. A., Waren A., Kiel S., Dyal P., Linse K., Vilvens C., Kano Y. (2013). Cenozoic climate change and diversification on the continental shelf and slope: evolution of gastropod diversity in the family Solariellidae (Trochoidea). Ecology And Evolution, 3(4), 887-917. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Bamber Roger N. (2013). Deep-water Pycnogonida from recent cruises to Papua New Guinea and Melanesia, with an appendix of new records from Polynesia and descriptions of five new species. Zoosystema, 35(2), 195-214.

Galil Bella S. (2013). On a collection of Polychelidae from Papua New Guinea (Crustacea, Decapoda, Polychelida). Zoosystema, 35(4), 495-502.

Pante Eric, Corbari Laure, Thubaut Justine, Chan Tin-Yam, Mana Ralph, Boisselier Marie-Catherine, Bouchet Philippe, Samadi Sarah (2012). Exploration of the Deep-Sea Fauna of Papua New Guinea. Oceanography, 25(3), 214-225. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Puillandre N., Bouchet P., Boisselier-Dubayle M. -C., Brisset J., Buge B., Castelin M., Chagnoux S., Christophe Thomas, Corbari L., Lambourdiere J., Lozouet Pierre, Marani G., Rivasseau A., Silva N., Terryn Y., Tillier S., Utge J., Samadi Sarah (2012). New taxonomy and old collections: integrating DNA barcoding into the collection curation process. Molecular Ecology Resources, 12(3), 396-402.

Chan Tin-Yam (2012). A new genus of deep-sea solenocerid shrimp (decapoda: penaeoidea) from papua new guinea. Journal Of Crustacean Biology, 32(3), 489-495. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Puillandre Nicolas, Macpherson Enrique, Lambourdiere Josie, Cruaud Corinne, Boisselier-Dubayle Marie-Catherine, Samadi Sarah (2011). Barcoding type specimens helps to identify synonyms and an unnamed new species in Eumunida Smith, 1883 (Decapoda : Eumunididae). Invertebrate Systematics, 25(4), 322-333.

Macpherson Enrique, Richer De Forges Bertrand, Schnabel Kareen, Samadi Sarah, Boisselier Marie-Catherine, Garcia-Rubies Antoni (2010). Biogeography of the deep-sea galatheid squat lobsters of the Pacific Ocean. Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers, 57(2), 228-238.

References of Articles published in other Periodicals or Scientific Works acclaimed in the Field

Fricke Ronald, Allen Gerald R., Andrefouet Serge, Chen Wei-Jen, Hamel Melanie A., Laboute Pierre, Mana Ralph, Hui Tan Heok, Uyeno Daisuke (2014). Checklist of the marine and estuarine fishes of Madang District, Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean, with 820 new records. Zootaxa, 3832(1), 1-247.

Ng Peter K. L., Richer De Forges Bertrand (2012). Pleisticanthoides Yokoya, 1933, a valid genus of deep-sea inachid spider crabs (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Majoidea), with descriptions of two new species from the Philippines, Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu. Zootaxa, (3551), 65-81.

De Forges Bertrand Richer, Corbari Laure (2012). A new species of Oxypleurodon Miers, 1886 (Crustacea, Brachyura, Majoidea) from the Bismarck Sea, Papua New Guinea. Zootaxa, (3320), 56-60.