Bibliographical noteKAUST Repository Item: Exported on 2021-11-11
Acknowledgements: The authors wish to thank all the people involved in collecting material or organising sampling campaigns: Horia Galea (Hydrozoan Research Laboratory, France), Tullia Isotta Terraneo (kaust, Saudi Arabia), Malek Amr Gusti (kaust, Saudi Arabia), Timothy Ravasi (oist, Japan), the captain and crew of the mv Dream-Master (Saudi Arabia), the kaust Coastal and Marine Resources Core Lab, Nicholas wl Yap (nus, Singapore), and Sudhanshi S Jain (nus, Singapore). Authors are also grateful to Cristina G. Di Camillo (Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy) and Maria A. Mendoza-Becerril (conacyt, Mexico) for sharing information on sphaerocorynid samples included in previous works, and to two anonymous reviewers for their revisions that greatly improved the work. Fieldwork in Singapore was partially funded by the National Research Foundation, Prime Minister’s Office, Singapore under its Marine Science R&D Programme (msrdp-P03) to dh. Fieldwork at St. Eustatius was funded through a Martin Fellowship from Naturalis Biodiversity Center to sm, while logistic support was supplied by St. Eustatius Marine Parks (stenapa), the Caribbean Netherlands Science Institute (cnsi) and Scubaqua Dive Centre. Permissions relevant to undertake the research have been obtained from the applicable governmental agencies. No conflict of interest to declare.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Animal Science and Zoology