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Publications

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  • Moncrief, T., N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.S. Peterson. 2018. Age, growth and reproduction of Vermillion Snapper in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society in press: DOI: 10.1002/tafs.10100
  • Leaf, T.R., J. Trushenski, N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.J. Andres. 2018. Temporal dynamics of lipid and fatty acid characteristics of Gulf Menhaden, Brevoortia patronus, in the northern Gulf of Mexico.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rsma.2018.06.011
  • Burgos-Vázquez, M.I., P.A. Mejía-Falla, V.H. Cruz-Escalona and N.J. Brown-Peterson. 2017. Reproductive strategy of the Giant Electric Ray Narcine entemedor in the southern Gulf of California. Marine and Coastal Fisheries 9:577-596. https://doi.org/10.1080/19425120.2017.1370042
  • Moncrief, T., N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.S. Peterson. 2017. Reproductive biology of Vermilion Snapper (Rhomboplites aurorubens) from the north central Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 69:286-287.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J., R.T. Leaf, A.M. Schueller and M.J. Andres. 2017.  Reproductive analyses of Gulf menhaden (Brevoortia patronus) in the northern Gulf of Mexico: effects on stock dynamics. Fishery Bulletin 115:284-299. DOI:10.7755/FB.115.3.2
  • Corey, M.M, R.T. Leaf, N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.S. Peterson, S.D. Clardy, and D.A. Dippold. 2017. Growth and spawning dynamics of Southern Flounder in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Marine and Coastal Fisheries 9(1):231-243. DOI: 10.1080/19425120.2017.1290722
  • Fogg, A.Q., N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.S. Peterson. 2017. Reproductive life history characteristics of invasive Red Lionfish (Pterois volitans) in the northern Gulf of Mexico.  Bulletin of Marine Science 93(3): 791-813 https://doi.org/10.5343/bms.2016.1095.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J., M.O. Krasnec, C.R. Lay, J.M. Morris and R.J. Griffitt. 2017. Responses of juvenile Southern Flounder exposed to Deepwater Horizon oil-contaminated sediments.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 36(4):1067-1076. DOI: 10.1002/etc.3629
  • Ahrabi-Nejad, S.M., D.W. Kerstetter, N.J. Brown-Peterson, P. Blackwelder and D.A. Renegar. 2016. Reproductive parameters of two coastal pelagic fishes off Southeast Florida: blackfin tuna, Thunnus atlanticus, and little tunny, Euthynnus alletteratus. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 68: in press.
  • Fogg, A.Q., J.T. Evans, G.W. Ingram, Jr., M.S. Peterson and N.J. Brown-Peterson. 2016. Comparing age and growth patterns of invasive lionfish among three ecoregions of the northern Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 68:In press.
  • Leaf, R.T., N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.J. Andres, J.T. Trushenski and A. Bergman. 2015. Temporal dynamics of lipid and fatty acid characteristics of Gulf Menhaden, Brevoortia patronus, in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 68:In press.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J., M. Krasnec, R. Takeshita, C.N. Ryan, K.J. Griffitt, C. Lay, G.D. Mayer, K.M. Bayha, W.E. Hawkins, I. Lipton. J. Morris and R.J. Griffitt. 2015. A multiple endpoint analysis of the effects of chronic exposure to sediment contaminated with Deepwater Horizon oil on juvenile Southern flounder and their associated microbiomes. Aquatic Toxicology: 165:197-209.
  • Fogg, A.Q., N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.S. Peterson. 2015. Northern Gulf of Mexico lionfish:  insights into their reproductive life history. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 67: in press.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J., J.S. Franks, D.M. Gibson and C. Marshall. 2014. Aspects of the reproductive biology of Yellowfin Tuna, Thunnus albacares, in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 66:509-510.
  • Fogg, A.Q., M.S. Peterson and N.J. Brown-Peterson. 2014. Northern Gulf of Mexico lionfish: distribution and reproductive life history trajectories. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 66:206-207.
  •  Brown-Peterson, N.J., R.A. Brewton, R.J. Griffitt and R.S. Fulford.  2014. Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the reproductive biology of Spotted Seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus). Pages 231-246 in B.A. Alford, M.S. Peterson and C. Green, eds. Impacts of Oil Spill Disasters on Marine Fisheries in North America. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.
  •  Fulford, R.S., R.J. Griffitt, N.J. Brown-Peterson, H. Perry and G. Sanchez-Rubio. 2014. Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, larval settlement in Mississippi. Pages 247-261 in B.A. Alford, M.S. Peterson and C. Green, eds. Impacts of Oil Spill Disasters on Marine Fisheries in North America. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.
  • Clardy, S.D., N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.S. Peterson and R.T. Leaf. 2014. Age, growth and reproduction of the Southern Kingfish, Menticirrhus americanus: multivariate comparison to life history patterns in other sciaenids.  Fishery Bulletin 112:178-197.
  • Flinders, C.A., W.R. Streblow, R.E. Philbeck, D.L. Cook, D.E. Campbell, N.J. Brown-Peterson and T.S. Gross. 2014. Fathead Minnow response to broad-range exposure of β-sitosterol concentrations during life cycle testing. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry: 33:458-467.
  •  Brown-Peterson, N.J., C.S. Manning, M. Brouwer and R.G. Griffitt. 2013. The effects of pyrene exposure on Sheepshead Minnow (Cyprinodon variegates) reproduction. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A 76:842-852.
  •  Bardon-Albaret, A., N.J. Brown-Peterson, J.T. Lemus, A. Apeitos and E.A. Saillant. 2013. A histological study of gametogenesis in captive red snapper Lutjanus campechanus. Aquaculture Research, 108. doi:10.1111/are.12244.
  •  Stoner, A.W., K.M. Mueller, N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.H. Davis and C.J. Booker. 2012. Maturation and age in queen conch (Strombus gigas): urgent need for changes in harvest criteria.  Fisheries Research 131-133:76-84.
  •  Lowe, M.R, W. Wu, M.S. Peterson, N.J. Brown-Peterson, W.T. Slack and P.J. Schoefield. 2012. Survival, growth and reproduction of nonindigenous Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). II.  Fundamental niche projections in the northern Gulf of Mexico. PLoS ONE 7(7): e41580. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0041580.
  •  Lang, E.T, N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.S. Peterson and W.T. Slack. 2012. Seasonally and tidally-driven reproductive patterns in the saltmarsh topminnow, Fundulus jenkinsi (Evermanm 1892). Copeia 2012(3):451-459.
  • K. D. Simon, Y. Bakar, A. G. Mazlan, C. C. Zaidi, A. Samat, A. Arshad, S. E. Temple and N. J. Brown-Peterson. 2012. Aspects of the reproductive biology of two archer fishes Toxotes chatareus, (Hamilton 1822) and Toxotes jaculatrix (Pallas 1767). Environmental Biology of Fish 93: 491-503.
  • Griffitt, R.J., N.J. Brown-Peterson, D.A. Savin, C.S. Manning, I. Boube, R.A. Ryan and M. Brouwer. 2012. Effects of chronic nanoparticulate silver exposure to adult and juvenile sheepshead minnow (Cyprinodon variegatus). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31:160-167. Doi:10.1002/etc.709.
  •  Kadison, E., R. Nemeth, N. Brown-Peterson, J. Blondeau, T. Smith and J. Calnan. 2011. Yellowfin grouper (Mycteroperca venenosa): reproductive biology, behavior and conservation of a large Caribbean grouper. Proceedings of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 63: 157-160.
  • Schofield, P.J. M.S. Peterson, M.R. Lowe, N.J. Brown-Peterson and W.T. Slack.  2011. Survival, growth and reproduction of nonindigenous Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus [Linnaeus 1758]). I. Physiological capabilities in various temperatures and salinities. Marine and Freshwater Research 62:439-449.
  •  Brown-Peterson, N.J., D.M. Wyanski, F. Saborido-Rey, B.J. Macewicz and S.K. Lowerre-Barbieri. 2011.  A standardized terminology for describing reproductive development in fishes.  Marine and Coastal Fisheries 3:52-70.
  •  Lowerre-Barbieri, S.K., N.J. Brown-Peterson, H. Murua, J. Tomkiewicz, D.M. Wyanski and F. Saborido-Rey. 2011. Emerging issues and methodological advances in fisheries reproductive biology. Marine and Coastal Fisheries 3:32-51.

Presentations

See extended CV for complete list of presentations

  • Brown-Peterson, N.J. 2018. Histological terminology in fish reproduction: applications across species and reproductive strategies.  Keynote presentation, MARVLS meeting, April 2018.
  • Bennetts, C.*, R. Leaf and N. Brown-Peterson 2018. Red Drum (Sciaenops ocellatus) reproductive biology in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Presented at the 44th annual meeting of the Mississippi Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, Oxford, Mississippi, February 2018.
  • Leontiou, A.J*. and N.J. Brown-Peterson. 2018. Do young and old female Red Snapper contribute equally to reproduction? Presented at the 44th annual meeting of the Mississippi Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, Oxford, Mississippi, February 2018.
  • Delgado, G.*, R. Glazer and N. Brown-Peterson. 2017. Arrested sexual development in Queen Conch (Strombus gigas) linked to abnormalities in the cerebral ganglia. Presented at the 70th meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, Merida Mexico, November 2017.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J. 2017. Fish reproductive biology: An introduction.  Invited seminar at Departmento de Biología Marina, Universidad Autónomo de Yucatán, Merida, Mexico, 3 November 2017.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.  2017.  Red Snapper reproductive biology: Changes since the 1990’s? Invited presentation in Red Snapper in a Changing World symposium, 147th annual American Fisheries Society meeting, Tampa, Florida, August 2017.
  • Peterson, M.S.* and N.J. Brown-Peterson. 2017. Gulf and Caribbean Research: An open access option for publication of fisheries manuscripts! Presented at 147th annual American Fisheries Society meeting, Tampa, Florida, August 2017.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J*. and T.D. Moncrief. 2017. Does depth influence Red Snapper reproductive biology metrics? Presented at 97th conference of American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists), Austin, TX, July 2017.
  • Moncrief, T.*, M.S. Peterson and N.J. Brown-Peterson. 2017. Age and growth of Vermilion Snapper (Rhomboplites aurorubens) from the north central Gulf of Mexico. Presented at the 43rd annual meeting of the Mississippi Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, Biloxi, MS, February 2017.  
  • Moncrief, T.*, N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.S. Peterson. 2016. Reproductive biology of Vermilion Snapper (Rhomboplites aurorubens) from the north central Gulf of Mexico. Presented at 69th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2016
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J. 2016. Fish reproductive biology: what do fishers and managers really need to know? XXIX Reunión Científica y Tecnológica, Forestal y Agropecuaria Veracruz 2016 and II Reunión Internacional Científica y Tecnológica annual meeting, 17-21 October, Vera Cruz, Mexico.  (Invited Keynote Speaker).
  • Corey, M.M.*, R.T. Leaf, S.D. Clardy, N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.S. Peterson. 2016. Ovarian development and maturity of Southern Flounder in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Presented at 146th conference of the American Fisheries Society, August 2016. (winner of best student poster).
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J*., A.Q. Fogg and M.S. Peterson. 2016. Reproductive Biology of Invasive Lionfish, Pterois volitans, in the northern Gulf of Mexico.  Presented at the 96th conference of American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists), July 2016.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J. 2016. CFRD/DMR fish reproduction classification workshop. Presented at joint Center for Fisheries Research and Development and Mississippi Department of Marine Resources Workshop, February 2016.
  • Corey, M.M.*, S.D. Clardy, M.S. Peterson, N.J. Brown-Peterson, and R.T. Leaf. 2016. Age and growth of Southern Flounder (Paralichthys lethostigma) in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Presented at 24th annual meeting Southern Division American Fisheries Society, February 2016. 
  • Peterson*, M.S. and N.J. Brown-Peterson. 2015. 54 years in the making—Gulf and Caribbean Research now online and open access! Presented at 68th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2015.
  • Leaf*, R.T., N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.J. Andres, J.T. Trushenski and A. Bergman. 2015. Temporal dynamics of lipid and fatty acid characteristics of Gulf Menhaden, Brevoortia patronus, in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Presented at 68th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2015.
  • Ahrabi-Nejad*, S., D. Kerstetter, N. Brown-Peterson, P. Blackwelder and D.A. Renegar. 2015. Reproductive parameters of two coastal pelagic fishes off Southeast Florida: blackfin tuna, Thunnus atlanticus, and little tunny, Euthynnus alletteratus. Presented at 68th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2015.
  • Fogg*, A., J. Evans, M. Peterson, W. Ingram and N. Brown-Peterson. 2015. Comparing age and growth patterns of invasive lionfish among three ecoregions of the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Presented at 68th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2015.
  • Krasnac*, M., N. Brown-Peterson, A. Ganter, R.S. Ogle, R.J. Griffitt, C. Lay, J. Lipton and J.M. Morris. 2015. Characterization of the various sediment exposure techniques used during toxicity testing in support of the Deepwater Horizon Natural Resource Damage Assessment. Presented at 36th conference of SETAC, November 2015.
  • Brown-Peterson*, N.J., R.T. Leaf and M.J. Andres. 2015. Reproductive biology of Gulf Menhaden, Brevoortia patronus. Presented at Menhaden Advisory Council meeting, St. Augustine, FL, November 2015.
  • Brown-Peterson*, N.J., R.T. Leaf, M.J. Andres and J.T. Truschenski. 2015. Reproductive biology and lipid characterization of Gulf Menhaden, Brevoortia patronus. Presented at 145th conference of the American Fisheries Society, August 2015.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J. 2015. Reproductive biology as an indicator of environmental impacts in estuarine fishes. Invited seminar, Department of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, Louisiana State University, April 2015.
  • Fogg, A.Q.*, N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.S. Peterson. 2014. Northern Gulf of Mexico lionfish:  insights into their reproductive life history. Presented at 67th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2014.
  • Ahrabi-Nejad*, S.M., D.W. Kerstetter, N.J. Brown-Peterson, P. Blackwelder and D.A. Renegar. 2014. Reproductive parameters of two coastal pelagic fishes off Southeast Florida: blackfin tuna, Thunnus atlanticus, and little tunny, Euthynnus alletteratus. Presented at 67th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2014.
  • Franks, J.S.*, N.J. Brown-Peterson* and E. Sailent. 2014. Biological data collections—best practices. Presented at Data Limited Workshop, 67th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2014.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.* and J.S. Franks. 2014. Reproductive biology of Yellowfin Tuna, Thunnus albacares, in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Presented at the 94th conference of American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists), July 2014.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J. 2014. Reproduction of Pelagic fish in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Presented at 22nd annual meeting of the Southern Division of American Fisheries Society, January 2014.
  • Griffitt, R.J.*, N.J. Brown-Peterson, B. Bailey, M. Krasnec, I. Lipton, R. Takeshita, J. Lipton, and J.M. Morris. 2013. Exposure to sediment contaminated with Deepwater Horizon oil alters growth and survival of the Southern Flounder. Presented at the 34th SETAC conference, November 2013.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.*, J.S. Franks, D.M. Gibson and C. Marshall. 2013. Aspects of the reproductive biology of Yellowfin Tuna, Thunnus albacares, in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Presented at the 66th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2013.
  • Fogg, A.Q.*, M.S. Peterson and N.J. Brown-Peterson 2013. Northern Gulf of Mexico lionfish: Distribution and reproductive life history trajectories. Presented at the 66th conference of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2013.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.*, R.A. Brewton, R.J. Griffitt and R.S. Fulford. 2013. Spotted seatrout reproductive biology impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.  Presented at 143rd conference of the American Fisheries Society, September 2013.
  • Clardy, S.D.*, M.S. Peterson, R.T. Leaf and N.J. Brown-Peterson. 2013. Age and growth of the Southern Kingfish, Menticirrhus americanus, in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Presented at 143rd conference of the American Fisheries Society, September 2013.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.*, M.S. Peterson, R.T. Leaf and S.D. Clardy. 2013. Life history patterns in the Sciaenidae. Presented at the 93rd meeting of the American Society for Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (Joint Meetings of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists), July 2013.
  • Bardon-Albaret*, A. D. Chiluiza, N.J. Brown-Peterson, E. Leclercq, J. Lemus, A. Apeitos, R. Krol, J. Ogle, W. Hawkins and E. Saillant. 2013. Ontogeny of the digestive system in the red snapper Lutjanus campechanus. Presented at the Aquaculture 2013 World Aquaculture Society meeting, February 2013.
  • Griffitt*, R.J., B. Hedgpeth and N.J. Brown-Peterson.  2013.  Effects of crude and dispersed oil on estuarine fish species.  Presented at American Association for the Advancement of Science Conference, February 2013.
  • Hendon, J.R. and N.J. Brown-Peterson*. 2012. Collection of lionfish (Pterois spp.) from fishery-independent sampling in the north-central Gulf of Mexico.  Presented at the 65th meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2012.
  • Saillant, E.A.*, E. Leclercq, A. Bardon-Albaret, B. Sarkisian, A. Apeitos, N.J. Brown-Peterson, J.T. Lemus, A. Buentello, C. Pohlenz, and D.M. Gatlin. 2012. Development of aquaculture of the Red Snapper Lutjanus campechanus: Research on larval nutrition. Presented at the 65th meeting of the Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, November 2012.
  • Lowe, M.R.*, M.S. Peterson, W. Wu, N.J. Brown-Peterson, W.T. Slack and P.J. Schofield. 2012. Nile tilapia -- free ranging “aquatic chickens”: Modeling the spread of a non-native species in the northern Gulf of Mexico under different climate change scenarios. Presented at the 142nd meeting of the American Fisheries Society, August 2012.
  • Clardy, S.D., N.J. Brown-Peterson* and M.S. Peterson 2012. Reproduction of Menticirrhus americanus (Sciaenidae) in the Mississippi Sound.  Presented at the 92nd meeting of the American Society for Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, August 2012.
  • Griffitt, R.J*., N.J. Brown-Peterson, I. Boube and S. Manning.  2012.  Effects of crude and dispersed oil on estuarine fish species. Presented at 51st Annual Society of Toxicology Conference,  March 2013.
  • Lowe, M.R.*, W. Wu, M.S. Peterson, N.J. Brown-Peterson, W.T. Slack and P.J. Schofield. 2012. Climate change impacts on the spread of invasive Nile tilapia in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Presented at the 20th meeting of Southern Division of American Fisheries Society, January 2012.
  • Clardy, S.D.*, N.J. Brown-Peterson and M.S. Peterson. 2012. Reproductive biology of the southern kingfish within the Mississippi Sound. Presented at the 20th meeting of Southern Division of American Fisheries Society, January 2012.
  • Stein, W., III*, N.J. Brown-Peterson, J.S. Franks and M.T. O’Connell. 2012. The Louisiana/Mississippi tarpon project—update. Presented at the 20th meeting of Southern Division of American Fisheries Society, January 2012.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.*, R.J. Griffitt, I. Boube, C.S. Manning, H. Perry and R.S. Fulford. 2011. Laboratory exposures to dispersed oil in fish, shrimp and crabs: implications for survival and growth in oil-impacted estuaries. Presented at the 141st meeting of the American Fisheries Society, September 2011.
  • Brown-Peterson, N.J.*, D.M. Wyanski, S.K. Lowerre-Barbieri, F. Saborido-Rey, J. Tomkiewicz and B.J. Macewicz. 2011. Reproductive cycles in southeastern U.S. fishes: Importance of standardized terminology.  Presented at the 19th meeting of Southern Division of American Fisheries Society, January 2011.
  • Lang, E.T.*, N.J. Brown-Peterson, M.S. Peterson and W.T. Slack. 2011. Seasonal and tidally-driven reproductive patterns in the saltmarsh topminnow (Fundulua jenkinsi). Presented at the 19th meeting of Southern Division of American Fisheries Society, January 2011.

* indicates presenter