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Publications, refereed:

Gollner, S., B. Govenar, P. Martinez Arbizu, S. Mills, N. Le Bris, M. Weinbauer, T.M. Shank and M. Bright 2015 Differences in recovery between deep-sea hydrothermal vent and vent-proximate communities after a volcanic eruption. Deep Sea Research I 106:167-182.

Beaulieu, S.E., R.T. Sayre-McCord, S.W. Mills, F. Pradillon, and H. Watanabe 2015 Swimming speeds of polychaete larvae collected near deep-sea hydrothermal vents, Marine Ecology 36, Issue Supplement S1, 133-143.

Mills, S. W., L. S. Mullineaux, S. E. Beaulieu and D. K. Adams 2013 Persistent effects of disturbance on larval patterns in the plankton after an eruption on the East Pacific Rise. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 491:67-76.

Mullineaux, L.S., D.J.McGillicuddy Jr., S.W.Mills, V.K.Kosnyrev, A.M.Thurnherr,

J.R. Ledwell and J.W.Lavelle 2013 Active positioning of vent larvae at a mid-ocean ridge. Deep-Sea Research II 92:46–57.

Mullineaux L.S., N. Le Bris, S.W.Mills, P. Henri, S.R. Bayer, R.G. Secrist and N. Siu 2012 Detecting the influence of initial pioneers on succession at deep-sea vents. PLoS ONE 7(12): e50015. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0050015

Mullineaux, L.S., D.K. Adams, S.W. Mills and S.E. Beaulieu. 2010 Larvae from afar colonize deep-sea hydrothermal vents after a catastrophic eruption. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 107:7829–7834.

Adams, D.K., S.W. Mills, T.M. Shank & L.S. Mullineaux. 2010 Expanding dispersal studies at hydrothermal vents through species identification of cryptic larval forms. Mar. Biol. 157:1049-1062.

Beaulieu, S.E., L.S. Mullineaux, D.K. Adams and S.W. Mills. 2009 Comparison of a sediment trap and plankton pump for time-series sampling of larvae near deep-sea hydrothermal vents.  Limnology and Oceanography: Methods 7: 235-248.

Lenihan, H.S., S.W. Mills, L.S. Mullineaux, C.H. Peterson, C.R. Fisher, F. Micheli. 2008 Biotic interactions at hydrothermal vents: Recruitment inhibition by the mussel Bathymodiolus thermophilus.  Deep Sea Research Part 1. 55:1707-1717.

Tyler, P.A., S. Pendlebury, S.W. Mills, L.S. Mullineaux, K.J. Eckelbarger, M. Baker and C.M. Young. 2008. Reproduction of gastropods from vents on the East Pacific Rise and the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. J. Shellfish Res. 27: 107–118.

Mills, S.W., L.S. Mullineaux & P.A. Tyler. 2007 Habitat associations in gastropod species at East Pacific Rise hydrothermal vents (9°50’N).  Biol. Bull. 212:185-194.

Mullineaux, L.S., S.W. Mills, A. K. Sweetman, A.H. Beaudreau, A. Metaxas , H.L. Hunt. 2005 Spatial structure and temporal variation in larval abundance at hydrothermal vents on the East Pacific Rise. Marine Ecology Progress Series 293:1-16.

Sancho, G., C.R. Fisher, S. Mills, F. Micheli, G.A. Johnson, H.S. Lenihan, C.H. Peterson and L.S. Mullineaux. 2005 Selective predation by the zoarcid fish Thermarces cerberus at hydrothermal vents. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers 52:837-844.

Mullineaux, L.S., C.H. Peterson, F. Micheli and S.W. Mills. 2003 Sucessionary mechanism varies along a gradient in hydrothermal fluid flux at deep-sea vents.  Ecological Monographs, 73:523-542.

Micheli, F., C. H. Peterson, L. S. Mullineaux, C. R. Fisher, S.W. Mills, G. Sancho, G. A. Johnson and H. S. Lenihan. 2002 Predation structures communities at deep-sea hydrothermal vents. Ecological Monographs, 72:365-382.

Dunn, R., L. S. Mullineaux and S.W. Mills. 1999 Resuspension of postlarval soft-shell clams Mya arenaria through disturbance by the mud snail Ilyanassa obsoleta. Marine Ecology Progress Series 180:223-232.

Mullineaux, L.S., S.W. Mills and E. Goldman. 1998 Recruitment variation during a pilot colonization study of hydrothermal vents (9°50’N, East Pacific Rise). Deep-Sea Research II 45:441-464.

Mullineaux, L.S. and S.W. Mills 1997 A test of the larval retention hypothesis in seamount-generated flows.  Deep-Sea Res. 44:745-770.

Grassle, J.P., C.A. Butman & S.W. Mills 1992 Active habitat selection by Capitella sp. I larvae. II. Multiple-choice experiments in still water and flume flows. J. Mar. Res. 50:717-743.

Grassle, J.P., C.E. Gelfman & S.W. Mills 1987 Karyotypes of Capitella sibling species, and of several species in the related genera Capitellides and Capitomastus (Polychaeta). Bull. Biol. Soc. Wash. 7:77-88.

Technical reports and other publications:

Mills, S.W. 2014 Seafloor hydrothermal vent organisms. In ; Discoveries in Modern Science: Exploration, Invention, Technology, Gale/Cengage (Eds.), Macmillan Reference, USA, Volume 3, pp. 991-996.

Mills, S.W., S.E. Beaulieu and L.S. Mullineaux. 2009 Photographic identification guide to larvae at hydrothermal vents. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Technical Report WHOI-2009-05. 108 pp.

Mills, S. W., S. E. Beaulieu and L.S. Mullineaux, 2007. Photographic identification guide to larvae at hydrothermal vents in the eastern Pacific. Published at: /vent-larval-id (website administrator).

Mullineaux, L.S. & S.W. Mills 2005 Coral gardens in the dark depths. Oceanus 43:6-11.

Mullineaux, L.S., R., Dunn, S.W. Mills, H.L. Hunt and L.K. Gulmann. 1999 Biological influences on transport of postlarval soft-shell clams (Mya arenaria).  In: Coastal Ocean Processes Symposium: a Tribute to William D. Grant, Woods Hole Oceanog. Inst. Tech. Rept. WHOI-99-04, pp. 155-162.