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Details of Dr. Howard R. Lasker   


Gender male
Job title Professor
Department Geology
Regions Black Sea
Nationality United States
Tel 716) 645-4870
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Website http://www.nsm.buffalo.edu/Bio/burr/
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Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Research Interests: Population ecology of coral reef invertebrates, particularly Caribbean octocorals, molecular ecology
Research Region 35
Working languages English
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Howard LASKER)

Porto-Hannes, I. and H. R. Lasker. 2013. Isolation and characterization of 7 microsatellite loci in the Caribbean gorgonian Pseudopterogorgia elisabethae,. Marine Biodiversity 43.
Evans, M. J., M. A. Coffroth, and H. R. Lasker. 2013. Effects of predator exclusion on recruit survivorship in an octocoral (Briareum asbestinum) and a scleractinian coral (Porites astreoides). Coral Reefs 32:597-601.
Page, C. A. and H. R. Lasker. 2012. Effects of tissue loss, age and size on fecundity in the octocoral Pseudopterogorgia elisabethae. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 434:47-52.
Kahng,S. E., Y. Benayahu, and H. R. Lasker. 2011. Sexual Reproduction in Octocorals. Marine Ecology Progress Series 443:265-283.
Lasker, H.R., Guteirrez-Rodriguez, C., Bala, K., Bilewitch, J.P., Hannes, A. 2008. Male reproductive success during spawning events of the octocoral Pseudopterogorgia elisabethae . Marine Ecology Progress Series 367:153-161. Gutiérrez-Rodríguez, C., Barbeitos, M.S., Sánchez, J.A. and H. R. Lasker. 2009. Phylogeography and morphological variation of the branching octocoral Pseudopterogorgia elisabethae. Molecular Evolution and Phylogenetics 50:1-15 Barbeitos, M.S., Romano, S.L., Lasker, H.R. 2010. Repeated loss of coloniality and symbiosis in scleractinian corals. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 107: 11877?11882

Group(s): CORALDIR
Created: 1999-10-03 Last Updated: 2016-07-02 by Howard LASKER