Roberto Iglesias-Prieto

Professor of Biology

Roberto Iglesias-Prieto

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Reefs Temperature Corals Coral Reefs Climate Change Anthozoa Coral Symbiodinium Bleaching Ecology Coral Bleaching Reef Interspecific Variation Intraspecific Variation Seawater Skeleton Genotype Hot Temperature Optical Properties Biomass Physiology Tissue Water Thermal Stress Symbionts

Most Recent Papers

Intra- and interspecific variation and phenotypic plasticity in thylakoid membrane properties across two Symbiodinium clades

Joost S. Mansour, F. Joseph Pollock, Erika Díaz-Almeyda, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Monica Medina, 2018, Coral Reefs on p. 841-850

Remote sensing of coral bleaching using temperature and light

William Skirving, Susana Enríquez, John D. Hedley, Sophie Dove, C. Mark Eakin, Robert A.B. Mason, Jacqueline L.De La Cour, Gang Liu, Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Alan E. Strong, Peter J. Mumby, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, 2018, Remote Sensing

Intraspecific and interspecific variation in thermotolerance and photoacclimation in Symbiodinium dinoflagellates

Erika M. Díaz-Almeyda, C. Prada, A. H. Ohdera, H. Moran, D. J. Civitello, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Tomas A. Carlo-Joglar, Todd C. Lajeunesse, Monica Medina, 2017, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Seasonal variation modulates coral sensibility to heat-stress and explains annual changes in coral productivity

Tim Scheufen, Wiebke E. Krämer, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Susana Enríquez, 2017, Scientific Reports

Changes in the number of symbionts and Symbiodinium cell pigmentation modulate differentially coral light absorption and photosynthetic performance

Tim Scheufen, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Susana Enríquez, 2017, Frontiers in Marine Science

Absorptance determinations on multicellular tissues

Román Manuel Vásquez-Elizondo, Lyz Legaria-Moreno, Miguel Ángel Pérez-Castro, Wiebke E. Krämer, Tim Scheufen, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Susana Enríquez, 2017, Photosynthesis research on p. 311-324

Key functional role of the optical properties of coral skeletons in coral ecology and evolution

Susana Enríquez, Eugenio R. Méndez, Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, 2017, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

The effects of elevated seawater temperatures on Caribbean gorgonian corals and their algal symbionts, Symbiodinium spp.

Tamar L. Goulet, Kartick P. Shirur, Blake D. Ramsby, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, 2017, PloS one

Unraveling the structure and composition of Varadero Reef, an improbable and imperiled coral reef in the Colombian Caribbean

Valeria Pizarro, Sara C. Rodríguez, Mateo López-Victoria, Fernando A. Zapata, Sven Zea, Claudia T. Galindo-Martínez, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Joseph Pollock, Mónica Medina, 2017, PeerJ

Empty Niches after Extinctions Increase Population Sizes of Modern Corals

Carlos Prada, Bishoy Hanna, Ann F. Budd, Cheryl M. Woodley, Jeremy Schmutz, Jane Grimwood, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, John M. Pandolfi, Don Levitan, Kenneth G. Johnson, Nancy Knowlton, Hiroaki Kitano, Michael DeGiorgio, Monica Medina, 2016, Current Biology on p. 3190-3194

Most-Cited Papers

Avoiding coral reef functional collapse requires local and global action

Emma V. Kennedy, Chris T. Perry, Paul R. Halloran, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Christine H.L. Schönberg, Max Wisshak, Armin U. Form, Juan P. Carricart-Ganivet, Maoz Fine, C. Mark Eakin, Peter J. Mumby, 2013, Current Biology on p. 912-918

Climate change impedes scleractinian corals as primary reef ecosystem engineers

Christian Wild, Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Malik S. Naumann, M. Florencia Colombo-Pallotta, Mebrahtu Ateweberhan, William K. Fitt, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Caroline Palmer, John C. Bythell, Juan Carlos Ortiz, Yossi Loya, Robert Van Woesik, 2011, Marine and Freshwater Research on p. 205-215

Reserve design for uncertain responses of coral reefs to climate change

Peter J. Mumby, Ian A. Elliott, C. Mark Eakin, William Skirving, Claire B. Paris, Helen J. Edwards, Susana Enríquez, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Laurent M. Cherubin, Jamie R. Stevens, 2011, Ecology Letters on p. 132-140

Calcification in bleached and unbleached Montastraea faveolata

M. F. Colombo-Pallotta, A. Rodríguez-Román, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, 2010, Coral Reefs on p. 899-907

Shifts in coral-assemblage composition do not ensure persistence of reef functionality

Lorenzo Alvarez-Filip, Juan P. Carricart-Ganivet, Guillermo Horta-Puga, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, 2013, Scientific reports

Coral host transcriptomic states are correlated with Symbiodinium genotypes

M. K. DeSalvo, S. Sunagawa, P. L. Fisher, C. R. Voolstra, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Monica Medina, 2010, Molecular ecology on p. 1174-1186

Community dynamics and physiology of Symbiodinium spp. before, during, and after a coral bleaching event

Dustin W. Kemp, Xavier Hernandez-Pech, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, William K. Fitt, Gregory W. Schmidt, 2014, Limnology and Oceanography on p. 788-797

A connection between colony biomass and death in Caribbean reef-building corals

Daniel J. Thornhill, Randi D. Rotjan, Brian D. Todd, Geoff C. Chilcoat, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Dustin W. Kemp, Todd C. LaJeunesse, Jennifer Mc Cabe Reynolds, Gregory W. Schmidt, Thomas Shannon, Mark E. Warner, William K. Fitt, 2011, PloS one

Organic matter release by the dominant primary producers in a Caribbean reef lagoon

Andreas F. Haas, Carin Jantzen, Malik S. Naumann, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, Christian Wild, 2010, Marine Ecology Progress Series on p. 27-39

Differential stability of photosynthetic membranes and fatty acid composition at elevated temperature in Symbiodinium

E. Díaz-Almeyda, P. E. Thomé, M. El Hafidi, Roberto Iglesias-Prieto, 2011, Coral Reefs on p. 217-225