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Details of  John Richard Dolan   


Gender male
Job title Directeur de Recherche
Department Biodiversity & Biogeochemistry
Regions Sea of Azov
Bristol Channel
Nationality United States
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Website http://www.obs-vlfr.fr/~dolan/index.php, http://www.obs-vlfr.fr/LOV/aquaparadox/
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Degree Doctoral (PhD, ScD)
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Biodiversity, Plankton Ecology, Microzooplankton (Protists: ciliates, dinoflagelates) Ecology, General Microbial Ecology, Ecological Physiology, Protistology
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by John DOLAN)

Dolan, J.R., Pierce, R.W., Bachy, C. 2014. Cyttarocylis ampulla, a polymorphic ciliate of the marine plankton. Protist 165: 66-80.
Guillou, L., Bachar, D., Audic, S., Bass, D., Berney, C., Bittner, L., Boutte, C., Burgaud, G., de Vargas, C., Decelle, J., del Campo, J., Dolan, J.R., Dunthorn, M., Edvardsen, B., Holzman, M., Kooistra, W. H. C. F., Lara, E., Le Bescot, N., Logares, R., Mahé, F., Massana, R., Montresor, M., Morad, R., Not, F., Pawlowski, J., Probert, I., Sauvadet, A.-L., Siano, R., Stoeck, T., Vaulot, D., Zimmermann, P., Christen, R. 2013. The Protist Ribosomal Reference database (PR2 : a catalog of unicellular eukaryote Small Sub-Unit rRNA sequences with curated taxonomy. Nucleic Acids Research, doi: 10.1093/nar/gks1160
Dolan, J.R., Landry, M.R., Ritchie, M.E. 2013. The species-rich assemblages of tintinnids (marine planktonic protists) are structured by mouth size. ISME Journal, 7: in press.
Dolan, J.R., Yang, E.J., Kim, T.W., Kang, S.-H. 2013. Microzooplankton in a Warming Arctic: A comparison of tintinnids and radiolarians from summer 2011 and 2012 in the Chukchi Sea. Acta Protozoologica 52, in press.
Dolan, J.R. 2013. Doing a Protist Book. Protist, 164:154-159.
Dolan, J.R., Yang, E.J., Lee, S. H., Kim, S.Y. 2013. Tintinnid ciliates of the Amundsen Sea (Antarctica) Plankton Communities. Polar Research 32: 19784.
Kim, S.Y., Choi, J.K., Dolan, J.R., Shin, H.C., Lee, S., Yang, E.J. 2013. Morphological and Ribosomal DNA-based Characterization of Six Antarctic Ciliate 5 morphopecies from the Amundsen Sea with Phylogenetic Analyses. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 60: in press
Dolan, J.R. 2013. Tintinntinid Ciliates: an Introduction and Overview. in Biology and Ecology of Tintinnid Ciliates: Models for Marine Plankton, Dolan, J.R., Agatha, S., Coats, D.W., Montagnes, D.J.S., Stocker, D.K. (eds). Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, pp 1-16 .
Dolan, J.R., Pierce, R.W. 2012. Diversity and Distributions of Tintinnid Ciliates. in Biology and Ecology of Tintinnid Ciliates: Models for Marine Plankton, Dolan, J.R., Agatha, S., Coats, D.W., Montagnes, D.J.S., Stocker, D.K. (eds). Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, pp 214-243.
Dolan J.R., Pierce, R.W., Yang, E.J., Kim, S.Y. 2012. Southern Ocean biogeography of tintinnid ciliates of the marine plankton. Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 59: 511-519.
Bachy, C., Gómez, F., López-García, P., Dolan, J.R., Moreira, D. 2012. Molecular phylogeny of tintinnid ciliates (Tintinnida, Ciliophora). Protist 163: 873-887.
Bachy, C., Dolan, J.R., López-García, P., Deschamps, P., Moreira, D. 2012. Accuracy of protist diversity assessments: morphology compared to cloning and direct pyrosequencing of 18S rRNA genes and ITS regions using the conspicuous tintinnid ciliates as a case study. ISME Journal: 7: 244-255.
Gomez, F., Lopez-Garcia, P., Dolan, J.R., Moreira, D. 2012. Molecular phylogeny of the marine dinoflagellate genus Heterodinium (Dinophyceae). European Journal of Phycology, 4795-104.
Christaki, U., Van Wambeke,F., Lefevre,D. Lagaria, A., Prieur, L., Pujo-Pay, M., Grattepanche, J.-D., Colombet, J., Psarra, S., Dolan, J.R., Simé-Ngando, T., Conan, P., Weinbauer, M.G., Moutin, T. 2011. The impact of anticyclonic mesoscale structures on microbial food webs in the Mediterranean Sea. Biogeosciences 8: 1839-1852.
Dolan, J.R. 2011. The legacy of the last cruise of the Carnegie: a lesson in the value of dusty old taxonomic monographs. Journal of Plankton Research, 33: 1317-1324.
Dolan, J.R, Stoeck, T. 2011. Repeated sampling reveals differential variability in measures of species richness and community composition in planktonic protists. Environmental Microbiology Reports, 3:661-666.
Dolan, J.R. 2010. Morphology and ecology in tintinnid ciliates of the marine plankton: correlates of lorica dimensions. Acta Protozoologica, 49: 235-344.
Dolan, J.R., Ritchie, M.E., Tunin-Ley, A., Pizay, M.-D. 2009. Dynamics of core and occasional species in the marine plankton: tintinnid ciliates of the N.W. Mediterranean Sea. Journal of Biogeography, 36:887-895.
Dolan, J.R., Ritchie, M.R., Ras, J. 2007. The neutral community structure of planktonic herbivores, tintinnid ciliates of the microzooplankton, across the SE Pacific Ocean. Biogeosciences 4:297-310.
Dolan, J. R. 2006. Re-discovered beauty - new images for old descriptions - tropical tintinnids of the genus Xystonellopsis (Ciliophora, Tintinnia). Protist, 157: 251-253.
Dolan, J.R. , Lemée, R., Gasparini, S., Mousseau, L., Heyndrickx, C. 2006. Probing diversity in the plankton: using patterns in tintinnids (planktonic marine ciliates) to identify mechanisms. Hydrobiologia, 555: 143-157.
Dolan, J.R. 2006. Microbial Biogeography? Journal of Biogeography, 33:199-200.
Dolan, J. R. Jacquet, S., Torreton, J.-P. 2006. Comparing taxonomic and morphological biodiversity of tintinnids (planktonic ciliates) of New Caledonia. Limnology and Oceanography, 51:950-958.
Dolan J.R., McKeon K. 2005. The reliabilty of grazing rate estimates from dilution experiments: Have we over-estimated rates of organic carbon consumption by microzooplankton? Ocean Science 1:1-7.
Dolan J.R. 2005. An introduction to the biogeography of aquatic microbes. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 41: 39-48.
Dolan, J.R. 2005. Marine ecology- different measures of biodiversity. Nature 433:E9
Dolan J. R., Sall N., Metcalfe A. & Gasser B., 2003. Effects of turbulence on feeding and growth in a marine oligotrich ciliate. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 31: 183-192.
Dolan J. R., Claustre H., Carlotti F., Plounevez S. & Moutin T., 2002. Microzooplankton diversity: relationships of tintinnid ciliates with resources, competitors and predators from the Atlantic Coast of Morocco to the Eastern Mediterranean. Deep-Sea Research (Part I, Oceanographic Research Papers) 49: 1217-1232.
Dolan, J.R., Gallegos, C.L. (2001) Estuarine diversity of tintinnids (planktonic ciliates). Journal of Plankton Research, 23,1009-1027
Dolan, J.R., Gallegos, C.L., Moigis, A. (2000) Dilution effects on microzooplankton in dilution grazing experiments. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 200:127-139.
Dolan, J.R. (2000) Tintinnid ciliate diversity in the Mediterranean Sea: longitudinal patterns related to water column structure in late spring-early summer. Aquatic Microbial Ecology, 22:69-78.
Dolan, J.R., Pérez, M.T. (2000) Costs and benefits of mixotrophy: the case of marine oligotrichs. Freshwater Biology, 45: 227-238.
Dolan, J. R., Simek, K. (1999) Diel periodicity in Synechococcus and grazing by heterotrophic nanoflagellates:analysis of food vacuole contents. Limnology and Oceanography, 44:1565-1570.
Dolan, J. R., Claustre, H., Vidussi, F. (1999) Planktonic ciliates in the Mediterranean Sea: longitudinal trends. Deep-Sea Research I, 46: 2025-2039.
Dolan, J. R., Simek, K. (1998) Ingestion and digestion of an autotrophic picoplankter, Synechococcus, by a heterotrophic nanoflagellate, Bodo saltans. Limnology and Oceanography, 43, 1740-1746.
Dolan, J. R., Simek, K.(1997) Processing of ingested matter in Strombidium sulcatum, a marine ciliate. Limnology and Oceanography, 42,393-397.
Dolan, J. R. (1997) Phosphorus and ammonia excretion by planktonic protists: Trends associated with cell size and growth rate. Marine Geology 139,109-122.
Dolan, J. R ., Marrase, C. 1995. Planktonic ciliate distribution relative to a deep chlorophyll maximum: Catalan Sea, N. W. Mediterranean, June 1993.
Dolan, J. R. , Thingstad, T. F., Rassoulzadegan, F. 1995. Phosphate transfer between microbial size-fractions in Villefranche Bay (Mediterranean Sea), France in autumn.Ophelia 41:71-85.
Dolan, J. R. , Gallegos, C. L. 1992. Trophic role of planktonic rotifers in the Rhode River estuary, spring and summer, 1991. Marine Ecology Progress Series 85:187-199.
Dolan J. R. 1992. Mixotrophy in ciliates: a review of Chlorella symbiosis and chloroplast retention. Marine Microbial Food Webs 6:133-153.
Dolan, J. R., Coats, D.W. 1991. Changes in fine-scale vertical distributions of ciliate microzooplankton related to anoxia in Chesapeake Bay waters. Marine Microbial Food Webs 5:81-93.
Dolan, J.R. 1991. Microphagous ciliates in mesohaline Chesapeake Bay waters: estimates of growth rates and consumption by copepods. Marine Biology 111:303-309.
Dolan, J. R., Coats, D.W. 1991. Preliminary prey digestion in a predacious estuarine ciliate, Euplotes woodruffi, and the use of digestion data to estimate ingestion. Limnology and Oceanography 36:558-565.
Dolan, J.R., Coats, D.W. 1991. A study of predacious ciliate feeding using prey ciliates labeled with fluorescent microspheres. Journal of Plankton Research 13:609-627.
Dolan, J.R. Gallegos, C.L. 1991. Trophic coupling of rotifers, microflagellates and bacteria during fall months iin the Rhode River estuary. Marine Ecology Progress Series 77:147-156.
Dolan, J.R. 1991. Guilds of ciliate microzooplankton in the Chesapeake Bay. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 33:137-152.
Dolan, J.R., Coats, D.W. 1990. Seasonal abundance of planktonic ciliates and microflagellates in mesohaline Chesapeake Bay waters. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 31:157-175.

Created: 2001-09-26 Last Updated: 2016-06-16