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Details of Dr. Martin CASTONGUAY   


Gender male
Job title Research scientist and Section Head
Department Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Maurice Lamontagne Institute ( DFO-MLI)
850, route de la Mer P.O. Box 1000 Mont-Joli G5H 3Z4
850 Route de la Mer, P.O. Box 1000,
G5H 3Z4
Tel (418) 775-0634
Fax (418) 775-0740
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Website http://www.qc.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/iml-mli/science/personnel/castonguay_m/index-eng.asp
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Degree PhD
Job type Natural Resource Management
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Region 36
Skills/Expertise 1) Oceanic biology and migratory dynamics of young stages of eels 2) Spatial dynamics of demersal marine fishes 3) Links between secondary production and recruitment of pelagic marine fishes
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Martin CASTONGUAY)

Laflamme, S.; C. Côté, P.-A. Gagnaire, M. Castonguay et L. Bernatchez. 2012. RNA/DNA ratios in American glass eels (Anguilla rostrata): evidence for latitudinal variation in physiological status and constraints to oceanic migration? Ecol. Evol. 2: 875-884.
Tamdrari, H., J.-C. Brêthes, M. Castonguay et D.E. Duplisea. 2012. Homing and group cohesion in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) revealed by tagging experiments. J. Fish Biol. 81: 714-727.
Paradis, V., P. Sirois, M. Castonguay et S. Plourde. 2012. Spatial variability in zooplankton and feeding of larval Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus) in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence. J. Plankton Res. 34: 1064-1077.
Tamdrari, H., M. Castonguay, J.-C. Brêthes, P.S. Galbraith et D.E. Duplisea. 2012. The dispersal pattern and behaviour of cod in the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence: results from tagging experiments. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 69: 112-121.
Bui, A., M. Castonguay, P. Ouellet et J.-M. Sévigny. 2011. Searching for Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) spawning sites in the northwest Gulf of St. Lawrence (Canada) using molecular techniques. ICES J. Mar. Sci. 68: 911-918.
Als, T.D., M.M. Hansen, G.E. Maes, M. Castonguay, L. Riemann, K. Aarestrup, P. Munk, H. Sparholt, R. Hanel et L. Bernatchez. 2011. All roads lead to home: Panmixia of European eel in the Sargasso Sea. Molec. Ecol. 20: 1333-1346.
Bernatchez, L., J. St-Cyr, E. Normandeau, G. Maes, T. Als, S. Kalujnaia, G. Cramb, M. Castonguay et M.M. Hansen. 2011. Differential timing of gene expression regulation between leptocephali of the two Anguilla eel species in the Sargasso Sea. Ecol. Evol. 1: 459-467.
Bonhommeau, S., M. Castonguay, E. Rivot, R. Sabatié et O. Le Pape. 2010. The duration of migration of Atlantic Anguilla larvae. Fish and Fisheries 11: 289-306.
Munk, P., M.M. Hansen, G. Maes, T.G. Nielsen, M. Castonguay, L. Riemann, H. Sparholt, T.D. Als, K. Aarestrup, N.G. Andersen et M. Bachler. 2010. Oceanic fronts in the Sargasso Sea control the early life and drift of Atlantic eels. Proc. Roy. Soc. B 2010 277: 3593-3599.
Tamdrari, H., M. Castonguay, J.-C. Brêthes et D. Duplisea. 2010. Density-independent and density-dependent habitat selection of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.) based on geostatistical aggregation curves in the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence. ICES J. Mar. Sci. 67 : 1676-1686.
Riemann, L., H. Alfredsson, M. M. Hansen, T. D. Als, T, G. Nielsen, P. Munk, K. Aarestrup, G. E. Maes, M. I. Petersen, H. Sparholt, M. Bachler et M. Castonguay. 2010. Qualitative assessment of the diet of European eel larvae in the Sargasso Sea resolved by DNA barcoding. Biology Letters 6: 819-822.
Aarestrup, K., F. Økland, M.M. Hansen, D. Righton, P. Gargan, M. Castonguay, L. Bernatchez, P. Howey, H. Sparholt, M.I. Pedersen et R.S. McKinley. 2009. Oceanic spawning migration of the European eel (Anguilla anguilla). Science 325: 1660.
Savenkoff, C., L. Morissette, M. Castonguay, D. P. Swain, M. O. Hammill, D. Chabot, and J. M. Hanson. 2008. Interactions between marine mammals and fisheries: Implications for cod recovery. In: ?Ecosystem Ecology Research Trends?, edited by J. Chen and C. Guô. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York.
Robert, D., M. Castonguay, and L. Fortier. 2008. Effects of intra-and inter-annual variability in prey field on feeding selectivity of larval Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus). J. Plankton Res. 30: 673-688.
Castonguay, M., S. Plourde, D. Robert, J.A. Runge, and L. Fortier. 2008. Copepod production drives recruitment in a marine fish. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 65: 1528-1531.
Savenkoff, C., M. Castonguay, D. Chabot, M.O. Hammill, H. Bourdages, and L.Morissette. 2007. Changes in the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence ecosystem estimated by inverse modelling: evidence of a fishery-induced regime shift? Estuar. Coastal Shelf Sci.73: 711-724.
Savenkoff, C., D.P. Swain, J.M. Hanson, M. Castonguay, M.O. Hammill, H. Bourdages, L. Morissette et D. Chabot. 2007. Effects of fishing and predation in a heavily exploited ecosystem: Comparing periods before and after the collapse of groundfish in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence (Canada). Ecol. Modell. 204: 115-128.
Robert, D., M. Castonguay, and L. Fortier. 2007. Early growth and recruitment in Atlantic mackerel : discriminating the effects of fast growth and selection for fast growth. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 337: 209-219.
Duplisea, D.E., and M. Castonguay. 2006. Comparison and utility of different size-based metrics of fish communities for detecting fishery impacts. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 63: 810-820.
Lafrance, P., M. Castonguay, D. Chabot, and C. Audet. 2005. Ontogenetic changes in temperature preference of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.). J. Fish Biol. 66: 553-567.
Méthot, R., M. Castonguay, Y. Lambert, C. Audet, and S.E. Campana. 2005. Spatio-temporal distribution of spawning and stock mixing of Atlantic cod from the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence and southern Newfoundland stocks on Burgeo Bank as revealed by maturity and trace elements of otoliths. J. Northw. Atl. Fish. Sci. 36: 31-42.
Savenkoff, C., M. Castonguay, A.F. Vézina, S.-P. Despatie, D. Chabot, and L. Morissette. 2004. Inverse modelling of trophic flows through an entire ecosystem: the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence in the mid-1980s. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 61: 2194-2214.
Béguer-Pon, M., J. Benchetrit, M. Castonguay, K. Aarestrup, S.E. Campana, M. Stokesbury et J.J. Dodson. 2012. Shark predation on migrating adult American eels (Anguilla rostrata) in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. PLoS ONE 7(10): e46830. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0046830.

Created: 1999-12-01 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by Martin CASTONGUAY