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Davies, A. J., G. C. A. Duineveld, M. S. S. Lavaleye, M. J. N. Bergman, H. van Haren, and J. M. Roberts, 2009. Downwelling and deep-water bottom currents as food supply mechanisms to the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa (Scleractinia) at the Mingulay Reef complex. Limnol. Oceanogr. 54(2):620-629.
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Hecker, B. and G. Blechschmidt. 1979. Final Historical Coral Report for the Canyon Assessment Study in the Mid- and North-Atlantic Areas of the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf. Manuscript report prepared for U.S . Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management. Washington, DC; available online at http://www.gomr.mms.gov/PI/PDFImages/ESPIS/4/4487.pdf
Hecker, B. and G. Blechschmidt, and P. Gibson. 1980. Epifaunal Zonation and Community Structure in Three Mid- and North Atlantic Canyons. Final Report for the Canyon Assessment Study in the Mid- and North-Atlantic Areas of the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf. Manuscript report prepared for U. S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management. Washington, DC; available online at http://www.gomr.mms.gov/PI/PDFImages/ESPIS/4/4436.pdf
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Tengberg A, F. De Bovee, P. Hall, W. Berelson, D. Chadwick, G. Ciceri, P. Crassous, A. Devol, S. Emerson, J. Gage, R. Glud, F. Gratiottini, J. Gunderson, D. Hammond, W. Helder, K. Hinga, O. Holby, R. Jahnke, A. Khripounoff, S. Lieberman, V. Nuppenau, O. Pfannkuche, C. Reimers, G. Rowe, A. Sahami, F. Sayles, M. Schurter, D. Smallman, B. Wehrli, P. De Wilde. 1995. Benthic chamber and profiling landers in oceanography - A review of design, technical solutions and functioning. Progress in Oceanography 35: 253-294.
Vetter, E. W., C. R. Smith, and F. C. De Leo. 2010. Hawaiian hotspots: enhanced megafaunal abundance and diversity in submarine canyons on the oceanic islands of Hawaii. Mar. Ecol. 31:183-199.