Dr Gordon Paterson

Dr Gordon Paterson

Researcher

Department: Life Sciences
Division: LS Invertebrates
Contact: email
Phone: 0207 942 5678

Qualifications

Degrees

Ph.D, University of Wales, United Kingdom

Employment history

Academic

Visiting Research Fellow, University of Southampton, United Kingdom, 2011 - ongoing

Publications

Laguionie-Marchais C, Billett DSM, Paterson GLD, Ruhl HA, Soto EH, Smith KL, Thatje S (2013) Inter-annual dynamics of abyssal polychaete communities in the North East Pacific and North East Atlantic-A family-level study. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers, 75 : 175 - 186. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2012.12.007

PATERSON GLJ, Kendall MA, Aryuthaka C, Evans NJ, Monthum Y, Jittanoon C, CAMPBELL P, Noble LR, O'Neill KM (2012) Tsunami impacts in the marine environment: review and results from studies in Thailand. Systematics Association Special Volume Series, 82 : 246 - 269.

Paterson GLJ, Glover AG, Cunha MR, Neal L, de Stigter HC, Kiriakoulakis K, Billett DSM, Wolff GA, Tiago A, Ravara A, Lamont P, Tyler P (2011) Disturbance, productivity and diversity in deep-sea canyons: A worm's eye view. Deep-Sea Research Part Ii-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 58 : 2448 - 2460. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2011.04.008

Allen CJ, CLARK PF, PATERSON GLJ, Hawkins LE, Aryuthaka C (2011) New record of Dotilla intermedia (Brachyura: Ocypodidae) from Thailand. Marine Biodiversity Records, 4 doi: 10.1017/S1755267211000091

Cunha MR, Paterson GLJ, Amaro T, Blackbird S, de Stigter HC, Ferreira C, Glover A, Hilario A, Kiriakoulakis K, Neal L, Ravara A, Rodrigues CF, Tiago A, Billett DSM (2011) Biodiversity of macrofaunal assemblages from three Portuguese submarine canyons (NE Atlantic). Deep-Sea Research Part Ii-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 58 : 2433 - 2447. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2011.04.007

Rodrigues CF, PATERSON GLJ, CABRINOVIC A, Cunha MR (2011) Deep-sea ophiuroids (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea: Ophiurida) from the Gulf of Cadiz (NE Atlantic). Zootaxa, 2754 (2754): 1 - 26.

Clarke DT, Paterson GLJ, Florence WK, Gibbons MJ (2010) A new species of Magelona (Polychaeta: Magelonidae) from southern Namibia. African Natural History, 6 : 77 - 82.

Soto EH, Paterson GLJ, Billett DSM, Hawkins LE, Galeron J, Sibuet M (2010) Temporal variability in polychaete assemblages of the abyssal NE Atlantic Ocean.. Deep-Sea Research Part II Topical Studies in Oceanography, 57 (15): 1396 - 1405. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2009.02.003

Dinley J, Hawkins L, Paterson G, Ball AD, Sinclair I, Sinnett-Jones P, Lanham S (2010) Micro-computed X-ray tomography: a new non-destructive method of assessing sectional, fly-through and 3D imaging of a soft-bodied marine worm. Journal of Microscopy, 238 (2): 123 - 133. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2818.2009.03335.x

Allen CJ, Paterson GLJ, Hawkins LE, Hauton C, Clark PF, Aryuthaka C (2010) Zonation on sandy tropical beaches: a case study using Dotilla intermedia (Brachyura: Ocypodidae). Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 408 : 97 - 107. doi: 10.3354/meps08565

GLOVER AG, Gooday AJ, Bailey DM, Billett DSM, Chevaldonné P, Colaço A, Copley J, Cuvelier D, Desbruyères D, Kalogeropoulou V, Klages M, Lampadariou N, Lejeusne C, Mestre NC, PATERSON GLJ, Perez T, Ruhl HA, Sarrazin J, Soltwedel T, Soto EH, Thatje S, Tselepides A, Van Gaever S, Vanreusel A (2010) Temporal change in deep-sea benthic ecosystems: a review of the evidence from recent time-series studies. Advances in Marine Biology., 58 doi: 10.1016/S0065-2881(10)58001-5

Soto EH, PATERSON GLJ (2010) Poliquetos bentónicos intermareales y sublitorales de la región de Aisén, Patagonia Chilena. Anales Instituto Patagonia (Chile), 38 : 69 - 80.

Soto E, PATERSON GLJ, Billett DSM, Hawkins LE, Galeron J, Sibuet M (2010) Temporal changes in polychaete assemblages of the NE Atlantic Ocean.. Deep-Sea Research II, 57 : 1396 - 1405.

Mincks SL, Dyal PL, Paterson GLJ, Smith CR, Glover AG (2009) A new species of Aurospio (Polychaeta, Spionidae) from the Antarctic shelf, with analysis of its ecology, reproductive biology and evolutionary history. Marine Ecology-an Evolutionary Perspective, 30 (2): 181 - 197. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0485.2008.00265.x

Ayari R, Muir A, Paterson G, Afli A, Aissa P (2009) An updated list of polychaetous annelids from Tunisian coasts (Western Mediterranean Sea). Cahiers De Biologie Marine, 50 (1): 33 - 45.

Frojan CRSB, Kendall MA, Paterson GLJ, Hawkins LE, Nimsantijaroen S, Aryuthaka C (2009) The importance of bare marine sedimentary habitats for maintaining high polychaete diversity and the implications for the design of marine protected areas. Aquatic Conservation-Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 19 (7): 748 - 757. doi: 10.1002/aqc.1031

Kendall MA, Aryuthaka C, CHIMONIDES J, Daungnamon D, Hills J, Jittanoon C, Komwachirapitak P, Kongkaew V, Mittermeyr A, Monthum Y, Nimsantijaroen S, PATERSON GLJ, Foster-Smith R, Foster-Smith J, Thongsin N (2009) The post-tsunami recovery of shallow water biota and habitats on the Andaman coast of Thailand. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies, 18 : 69 - 75.

Thistle D, Eckman JE, Patersonc GLJ (2008) Large, motile epifauna interact strongly with harpacticoid copepods and polychaetes at a bathyal site. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers, 55 (3): 324 - 331. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2007.11.008

Frojan CRSB, Kendall MA, Paterson GLJ, Hawkins LE, Nimsantijaroen S, Aryuthaka C (2006) Patterns of polychaete diversity in selected tropical intertidal hahitats. Scientia Marina, 70 : 239 - 248.

Kendall MA, Paterson GLJ, Aryuthaka C, Nimsantijaroen S, Kongkaeow W, Whanpetch N (2006) Impact of the 2004 tsunami on intertidal sediment and rocky shore assemblages in Ranong and Phangnga Provinces, Thailand.. Phuket Marine Biological Center Research Bulletin, 67 : 63 - 75.

Frojan CRSB, Hawkins LE, Aryuthaka C, Nimsantijaroen S, Kendall MA, Paterson GLJ (2005) Patterns of polychaete communities in tropical sedimentary habitats: A case study in South-Western Thailand. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 53 (1): 1 - 11.

BARRIO FROJÁN CRS, Hawkins LE, Aryuthaka S, Nimsantiajaroen CS, Kendall M, PATERSON GLJ (2005) Patterns of polychaete communities in tropical sedimentary habitats: a case study in SW Thailand.. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 53 : 7 - 17.

Kendal MA, PATERSON GLJ (2005) Impact of the Tsunami on marine and coastal resources in the Ranong and Phang Na Provinces in Thailand. Tropical Agriculture Association December Newsletter,

John DM, Paterson GLJ, Evans NJ, Ramirez ME, Spencer Jones ME, Baez PD, Ferrero TJ, Valentine CA, Reid DG (2003) A manual of marine biotopes of Region Aysen, southern Chile: the Laguna San Rafael National Park, Estero Elefantes, Chonos Archipelago and Katalalixar.. null, : 1 - 128.

John DM, PATERSON GLJ, EVANS NJ, Ramírez ME, SPENCER JONES ME, Báez PD, FERRERO TJ, VALENTINE CA, REID DG. , (2003) Manual de biotopos marinos de la region de Aysén, sur de Chile. (A Manual of marine biotopes of Region Aysén, Southern Chile. The Laguna San Rafael National Park, Estero Elefantes, Chonos Archipelago And Katalalixar). Biodiversity Aysén Project. London.

Spencer Jones M, John DM, Ramirez ME, John DM, Paterson GLJ, Evans NJ, Ramirez ME, Spencer Jones ME, Baez PD, Ferrero TJ, Valentine CA, Reid DG (2003) Identification guide to taxa characterizing biotopes.. null, : 101 - 109.

Glover AG, Smith CR, Paterson GLJ, Wilson GDF, Hawkins L, Sheader M (2002) Polychaete species diversity in the central Pacific abyss: local and regional patterns, and relationships with productivity. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 240 : 157 - 169. doi: 10.3354/meps240157

John DM, Foster-Smith R, Paterson GL, Ramirez ME, Evans NJ, Spencer Jones ME, Reid DG, Ferrero TJ (2002) A "biotope" approach to the marine benthic biological assemblages of the Laguna San Rafael National Park, Chile.. Boletin del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural Chile, 51 : 159 - 173.

Eckman JE, Thistle D, Burnett WC, Paterson GLJ, Robertson CY, Lambshead PJD (2001) Performance of cages as large animal-exclusion devices in the deep sea. Journal of Marine Research, 59 (1): 79 - 95. doi: 10.1357/002224001321237371

Glover A, Paterson G, Bett B, Gage J, Sibuet M, Sheader M, Hawkins L (2001) Patterns in polychaete abundance and diversity from the Madeira Abyssal Plain, northeast Atlantic. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 48 (1): 217 - 236. doi: 10.1016/S0967-0637(00)00053-4

Hawkins LE, Hutchinson S, Batten SD, Lambshead PJD, Paterson GLJ, Rothwell RG (2001) The determination of glycogen in preserved material as a retrospective indicator of environmental stress.. [IACMST Information Document No 8.] Marine sample collections: their value, use and future., : 48 - 49.

Paterson G, Rothwell RG (2001) Securing the future for marine sample collections - conclusions and recommendations.. [IACMST Information Document No 8.] Marine sample collections: their value, use and future., : 54 - 56.

Vanreusel A, Cosson-Sarradin N, Gooday AJ, Paterson GLJ, Galeron J, Sibuet M, Vincx M (2001) Evidence for episodic recruitment in a small opheliid polychaete species from the abyssal NE Atlantic. Progress in Oceanography, 50 : 285 - 301. doi: 10.1016/S0079-6611(01)00058-1

Paterson G, Boxshall G, Thomson N, Hussey C (2000) Where are all the data?. Oceanography, 13 : 21 - 24.

Paterson GLJ, Glover AG (2000) A new species of Sigambra (Polychaeta, Pilargidae) from the abyssal plains of the NE Atlantic. BULLETIN-NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM ZOOLOGY SERIES, 66 : 167 - 170.

Morgan TS, Rogers AD, Paterson GLJ, Hawkins LE, Sheader M (1999) Evidence for poecilogony in Pygospio elegans (Polychaeta : Spionidae). Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 178 : 121 - 132. doi: 10.3354/meps178121

Cosson-Sarradin N, Sibuet M, Paterson GLJ, Vangriesheim A (1998) Polychaete diversity at tropical Atlantic deep-sea sites: environmental effects. Marine Ecology-Progress Series, 165 : 173 - 185. doi: 10.3354/meps165173

Paterson GLJ, Wilson GDF, Cosson N, Lamont PA (1998) Hessler and Jumars (1974) revisited: abyssal polychaete assemblages from the Atlantic and Pacific. Deep-Sea Research Part Ii-Topical Studies in Oceanography, 45 : 225 - 251. doi: 10.1016/S0967-0645(97)00084-2

Hawkins LE, Hutchinson S, Batten SD, Brooks JD, Lambshead PJD, Paterson GLJ, Keegan BF, Coull BC, Overcash M, Nolan C (1996) The determination of glycogen in preserved material as a retrospective indicator of environmental stress.. Change in marine benthos: the case for long-term studies., : 101 - 114.

PATERSON G, LAMBSHEAD P (1995) BATHYMETRIC PATTERNS OF POLYCHAETE DIVERSITY IN THE ROCKALL-TROUGH, NORTHEAST ATLANTIC. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers, 42 (7): 1199 - 1214. doi: 10.1016/0967-0637(95)00041-4

SMITH A, PATERSON G, LAFAY B (1995) OPHIUROID PHYLOGENY AND HIGHER TAXONOMY - MORPHOLOGICAL, MOLECULAR AND PALEONTOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 114 (2): 213 - 243. doi: 10.1111/j.1096-3642.1995.tb00117c.x

TYLER P, PATERSON G, SIBUET M, GUILLE A, MURTON B, SEGONZAC M (1995) A NEW GENUS OF OPHIUROID (ECHINODERMATA, OPHIUROIDEA) FROM HYDROTHERMAL MOUNDS ALONG THE MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 75 : 977 - 986.

Dauvin JC, Kendall M, Paterson G, Gentil F, Jirkov I, Sheader M, De Lange M (1994) An initial assessment of polychaete diversity in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean.. Biodiversity Letters, 2 : 171 - 181.

Paterson GLJ, Gage JD, Lamont P, Bett BJ, Thurston MH (1994) Patterns of abundance and diversity from the abyss: Polychaetes from northeastern Atlantic abyssal plains. Memoires du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, 162 : 503 - 509.

Paterson GLJ, Thurston MH, Gage JD, Lamont PM, Bett BJ (1994) Patterns of polychaete assemblage structure from the abyss: some preliminary observations from NE Atlantic abyssal plains.. Polychaete Research, 16 : 16 - 18.

EMSON R, YOUNG C, PATERSON G (1993) A FIRE WORM WITH A SHELTERED LIFE - STUDIES OF BENTHOSCOLEX-CUBANUS HARTMAN (AMPHINOMIDAE), AN INTERNAL ASSOCIATE OF THE BATHYAL SEA-URCHIN ARCHEOPNEUSTES-HYSTRIX (A AGASSIZ, 1880). Journal of Natural History, 27 (5): 1013 - 1028. doi: 10.1080/00222939300770641

TYLER P, GAGE J, PATERSON G, RICE A (1993) DIETARY CONSTRAINTS ON REPRODUCTIVE PERIODICITY IN 2 SYMPATRIC DEEP-SEA ASTROPECTINID SEASTARS. Marine Biology, 115 : 267 - 277.

HAWKINS L, HUTCHINSON S, BATTEN S, PATERSON G, LAMBSHEAD P, RICE A (1992) A METHOD FOR THE ENZYMATIC DETERMINATION OF GLYCOGEN IN CHEMICALLY PRESERVED MATERIAL. Limnology and Oceanography, 37 (8): 1784 - 1786.

RICE A, TYLER P, PATERSON G (1992) THE PENNATULID KOPHOBELEMNON-STELLIFERUM (CNIDARIA, OCTOCORALLIA) IN THE PORCUPINE SEABIGHT (NORTH-EAST ATLANTIC-OCEAN). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 72 : 417 - 434.

Harvey R, Gage JD, Billett DSM, Clark AM, Paterson GLJ (1988) Echinoderms of the Rockall Trough and adjacent areas. 3. Additional records.. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology, 54 : 153 - 198.

PATERSON G, BAKER A (1988) A REVISION OF THE GENUS OPHIAMBIX (ECHINODERMATA, OPHIUROIDEA) INCLUDING THE DESCRIPTION OF A NEW SPECIES. Journal of Natural History, 22 (6): 1579 - 1590. doi: 10.1080/00222938800770991

LAMPITT R, PATERSON G (1987) THE FEEDING-BEHAVIOR OF AN ABYSSAL SEA-ANEMONE FROM INSITU TIME-LAPSE PHOTOGRAPHS AND TRAWL SAMPLES. Oceanologica Acta, 10 (4): 455 - 461.

LAMBSHEAD P, PATERSON G (1986) ECOLOGICAL CLADISTICS AN INVESTIGATION OF NUMERICAL CLADISTICS AS A METHOD FOR ANALYZING ECOLOGICAL DATA. Journal of Natural History, 20 (4): 895 - 909. doi: 10.1080/00222938600770661

PATERSON G (1986) ASPECTS OF THE ZOOGEOGRAPHY OF SOME BENTHIC ANIMALS IN THE ROCKALL TROUGH. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Section B-Biological Sciences, 88 : 316 - 318.

Gage JD, Pearson M, Billett DSM, Clark AM, Jensen M, Paterson GLJ, Tyler PA (1985) Echinoderm zonation in the Rockall Trough (NE Atlantic).. Echinoderms, 1984 : 31 - 36.

Paterson GLJ (1985) The deep-sea Ophiuroidea of the north Atlantic Ocean.. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology, 49 : 1 - 162.

Paterson GLJ, Lambshead PJD, Sibuet M, Laubier L, Monniot C (1985) The Ophiuroidea fauna of the Bay of Biscay: its distribution and diversity.. [Deep sea populations from the Gulf of Gascogne: BIOGAS expeditions.], : 491 - 507.

Gage JD, Pearson M, Clark AM, Paterson GLJ, Tyler PA (1983) Echinoderms of the Rockall Trough and adjacent areas. 1. Crinoidea, Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea.. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology, 45 : 263 - 308.

Paterson GLJ, Tyler PA, Gage JD (1982) The taxonomy and zoogeography of the genus Ophiocten (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea) in the north Atlantic Ocean.. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology, 43 : 109 - 128.

Paterson GLJ (1980) A new abyssal genus of the family Ophiuridae (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea).. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology, 38 : 211 - 218.