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Details of Dr Michel R. Claereboudt   


Gender male
Job title Associate Professor
Department Marine Science and Fisheries
Sultan Qaboos University, Department of Marine Science and Fisheries ( SQU)
College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences Sultan Qaboos University PO Box 34 Al-khod 123
SQU, college Agr. Box 34, 123, Al-Khod
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Tel 968 24141249
Fax 968 244 13418
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Degree phD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Community structure, biogeography, biodiversity studies,

Modelisation de processus cotiers, communautes recifales,
Research Region 71, Arabian Sea, gulf of Oman,
Skills/Expertise Coral taxonomy, Coral ecology, modelling
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr Michel CLAEREBOUDT)

Claereboudt, M.R. (2006). Porites decasepta: a new species of scleractinian coral (Scleractinia, Poritidae) from Oman. Zootaxa 1188: 55-62.
Claereboudt,M.R. (2006) Coral reefs and reef corals of the Gulf of Oman. Oman Historical Association an Al-Roya Publishing, 343 pp. Muscat, Oman
Claereboudt, M.R., McIlwain, J. L., Al-Oufi, H.S. and Ambu-Ali, A.A. 2005. Patterns of reproduction and spawning of the kingfish (Scomberomorus commerson) in the coastal waters of the Sultanate of Oman. Fisheries Research: 273-282
Wilson, S.C. and M.R. Claereboudt. 2005. Sea water temperature and bleaching events in Oman in Abuzinada A.H., Joubert, E. and Krupp, F. (eds). Proceedings of the International Symposium on the extend and impact of coral reef bleaching in the Arabian Region”, Riyad, Saudi Arabia (6-9 feb 2000), Vol. 1: 172-183
Claereboudt, M.R. 2004. Shore litter along sandy beaches of the Gulf of Oman. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 49: 770-777
Claereboudt, M.R. and Al-Amri, I. 2004. Calathiscus tantillus, a new genus and new species of scleractinian coral (Scleractinia, Poritidae) from the Gulf of Oman. Zootaxa 532: 1-8.
Rezai, S.M., Wilson, S., M.R. Claereboudt and Riegl, B. 2004 Status of the coral reefs of the Arabian Gulf and Arabian Sea region. In Status of the coral reefs of the world: 2004. C. Wilkinson Ed. GCRMN publisher, AIMS
Claereboudt, M.R.1999 Fertilization success in spatially distributed populations of benthic free-spawners: a simulation model. Ecological modelling 121: 221-233

Group(s): IODE
Created: 2006-11-12 Last Updated: 2012-05-03 by Ward APPELTANS