Michel Loïc

Département de Biologie, Ecologie et Evolution

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ORCID
0000-0003-0988-7050

Main Research Fields
Environmental sciences & ecology
Aquatic sciences & oceanology
Zoology
Life sciences: Multidisciplinary, general & others
Earth sciences & physical geography
Main Keywords
stable isotopes; Stable isotopes; Posidonia oceanica; Southern Ocean; antarctica;
Main Unit & Research Centers
MARE - Centre Interfacultaire de Recherches en Océanologie - ULiège
FOCUS - Freshwater and OCeanic science Unit of reSearch - ULiège
AFFISH-RC - Applied and Fundamental FISH Research Center - ULiège
FOCUS research unit
Laboratoire d'Océanologie
Main Co-authors
Lepoint, Gilles 
Gobert, Sylvie 
Dubois, Philippe
Sturaro, Nicolas 
Das, Krishna 

Publications (total 190)

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Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Schnitzler, J., & Sturaro, N. (Eds.). (2014). Abstract Book of ZOOLOGY 2014, 21st Benelux Congress of Zoology. Royal Belgian Zoological Society. https://hdl.handle.net/2268/175900
The most cited
63 citations (SCOPUS)
Giakoumi, S., Halpern, B. S., Michel, L., Gobert, S., Sini, M., Boudouresque, C.-F., Gambi, M.-C., Katsanevakis, S., Lejeune, P., Montefalcone, M., Pergent, G., Pergent-Martini, C., Sanchez-Jerez, P., Velimirov, B., Vizzini, S., Abadie, A., Coll, M., Guidetti, P., Micheli, F., & Possingham, H. P. (2015). Towards a framework for assessment and management of cumulative human impacts on marine food webs. Conservation Biology, 29 (4), 1228-1234. doi:10.1111/cobi.12468 https://hdl.handle.net/2268/178750

Besnard, L., Duchatelet, L., Bird, C. S., Le Croizier, G., Michel, L., Pinte, N., Lepoint, G., Schaal, G., Vieira, R. P., Gonçalves, J. M. S., Martin, U., & Mallefet, J. (April 2022). Diet consistency but large-scale isotopic variations in a deep-sea shark: The case of the velvet belly lantern shark, Etmopterus spinax, in the northeastern Atlantic region and Mediterranean Sea. Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, 182, 103708. doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2022.103708
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Boulart, C., Rouxel, O., Scalabrin, C., Le Meur, P., Pelleter, E., Poitrimol, C., Thiebaut, E., Matabos, M., Castel, J., Tran Lu Y, A., Michel, L., Cathalot, C., Cheron, S., Boissier, A., Germain, Y., Guyader, V., Arnaud-Haon, S., Tasiemski, A., Kuama, D. C., & Jollivet, D. (17 March 2022). Active hydrothermal vents in the Woodlark Basin may act as dispersing centres for hydrothermal fauna. Communications Earth & Environment, 3, 64. doi:10.1038/s43247-022-00387-9
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Le Bourg, B., Saucède, T., Charpentier, A., Lepoint, G., Gan, Y.-M., & Michel, L. (2022). Stable isotope ratios and elemental contents of C, N and S in benthic organisms sampled during the PROTEKER 5 summer campaign in Kerguelen Islands (2016). doi:10.15468/frpbz6

Moreau, C.* , Le Bourg, B.* , Balazy, P., Danis, B., Eléaume, M., Jossart, Q., Kuklinski, P., Lepoint, G., Saucède, T., Van de Putte, A., & Michel, L. (March 2022). Trophic markers and biometric measurements in Southern Ocean sea stars (1985-2017). Ecology, 103 (3), 3611. doi:10.1002/ecy.3611
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Yunda-Guarin, G., Michel, L., Nozais, C., & Archambault, P. (03 February 2022). Interspecific differences in feeding selectivity shape isotopic niche structure of three ophiuroids in the Arctic Ocean. Marine Ecology. Progress Series, 683, 81-95. doi:10.3354/meps13965
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Michel, L. (2021). Stable isotopes as descriptors of ecological niches. (ULiège - Université de Liège, OCEA0027-1 Study of stable isotopes and applications to marine environments). doi:10.5281/zenodo.5765530

Michel, L. (2021). Stable isotope mixing models. (ULiège - Université de Liège, OCEA0027-1 Study of stable isotopes and applications to marine environments). doi:10.5281/zenodo.5765510

Michel, L. (2021). Food web structure in deep-sea cold seeps: a case study from Western Africa. (ULiège - Université de Liège, OCEA0027-1 Study of stable isotopes and applications to marine environments). doi:10.5281/zenodo.5765541

Michel, L. (2021). Using stable isotopes to estimate trophic position. (ULiège - Université de Liège, OCEA0027-1 Study of stable isotopes and applications to marine environments). doi:10.5281/zenodo.5765524

Michel, L. (2021). Food web structure in Antarctica in a context of global climate change: a stable isotope perspective. (ULiège - Université de Liège, OCEA0027-1 Study of stable isotopes and applications to marine environments). doi:10.5281/zenodo.5765550

Michel, L. (2021). Isotopes and spatial ecology. (ULiège - Université de Liège, OCEA0027-1 Study of stable isotopes and applications to marine environments). doi:10.5281/zenodo.5774026

Pinzone, M., Michel, L., Bérail, S., Tessier, E., Dietz, R., Eulaers, I., Nordøy, E. S., Haug, T., Desforges, J.-P., Lepoint, G., Amouroux, D., & Das, K. (17 November 2021). Terrestrial vs. Marine: Discrimination of Hg Sources in Arctic True Seals by a Multi-Isotopic Approach. Paper presented at SETAC North America 42nd Annual Meeting, Portland, United States.

Michel, L. (04 November 2021). Quantifying ecological diversity: stable isotopes as realized niche proxies. Paper presented at ELIV Seminaries, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.

Steiner, N. S., Bowman, J., Campbell, K., Chierici, M., Eronen-Rasimus, E., Falardeau, M., Flores, H., Fransson, A., Herr, H., Insley, S. J., Kauko, H. M., Lannuzel, D., Loseto, L., Lynnes, A., Majewski, A., Meiners, K. M., Miller, L. A., Michel, L., Moreau, S., & Wongpan, P. (13 October 2021). Climate change impacts on sea-ice ecosystems and associated ecosystem services. Elementa, 9 (1), 00007. doi:10.1525/elementa.2021.00007
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Le Bourg, B.* , Moreau, C.* , Balazy, P., Danis, B., Eléaume, M., Jossart, Q., Kuklinski, P., Lepoint, G., Saucède, T., Van De Putte, A., Gan, Y.-M., & Michel, L. (2021). Stable isotope ratios of C, N and S in Southern Ocean sea stars (1985-2017). doi:10.15468/p8gcpe

Menot, L., Bourdon, A., Michel, L., & Pastor, L. (September 2021). Macrofaunal assemblages in iSMS-associated metalliferous sediments of the mid-Atlantic Ridge: community structure and trophic ecology. Paper presented at 16th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Brest, France.

Padilha, J. A., Carvalho, G. O., Espejo, W., Souza, J. S., Pizzochero, A. C., Cunha, L. S. T., Costa, E. S., Pessôa, A. R. L., Almeida, A. P., Torres, J. P. M., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Das, K., & Dorneles, P. R. (01 September 2021). Factors that influence trace element levels in blood and feathers of Pygoscelis penguins from South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. Environmental Pollution, 284, 117209. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2021.117209
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Zbinden, M., Compère, P., Lepoint, G., Shillito, B., & Michel, L. (September 2021). How does Alvinella pompejana acquire carbon from chemoautotrophic bacteria? Poster session presented at 16th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Brest, France.

Marticorena, J., Sarrazin, J., Michel, L., Schaal, G., & Matabos, M. (September 2021). Hydrothermal food web recovery after a small-scale disturbance on the Lucky Strike vent field (MAR). Paper presented at 16th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Brest, France.

Michel, L., Bell, J. B., Dubois, S. F., Lepoint, G., Olu, K., Reid, W. D. K., Sarrazin, J., Schaal, G., & Hayden, B. (September 2021). Building up DeepIso - A global open database of stable isotope ratios and elemental contents for deep-sea ecosystems. Poster session presented at 16th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Brest, France.

Michel, L., Bell, J., Dubois, S., Le Pans, M., Lepoint, G., Olu, K., Reid, W., Sarrazin, J., Schaal, G., & Hayden, B. (2021). DeepIso - a global open database of stable isotope ratios and elemental contents for deep-sea ecosystems. doi:10.17882/76595

Lins, L., Zeppilli, D., Menot, L., Michel, L., Bonifácio, P., Brandt, M., Pape, E., Rossel, S., Uhlenkott, K., Macheriotou, L., Bezerra, T. N., Sánchez, N., Alfaro‐Lucas, J. M., Martínez Arbizu, P., Kaiser, S., Murakami, C., & Vanreusel, A. (26 July 2021). Toward a reliable assessment of potential ecological impacts of deep‐sea polymetallic nodule mining on abyssal infauna. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 19 (9), 626-650. doi:10.1002/lom3.10448
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Frotté, L., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Cordonnier, S., Bezault, E., & Monti, D. (09 June 2021). Variability of amphidromous organism isotopic niches in three Guadeloupe rivers affected by damming and water catchment. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 151 (1). doi:10.26496/bjz.2021.86
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Steiner, N. S., Bowman, J., Campbell, K., Chierici, M., Eronen-Rasimus, E., Falardeau, M., Flores, H., Fransson, A., Herr, H., Insley, S. J., Kauko, H. M., Lannuzel, D., Loseto, L., Majewski, A., Meiners, K. M., Miller, L. A., Michel, L., Moreau, S., Nacke, M., & Wongpan, P. (June 2021). Climate change impacts on sea-ice ecosystems and associated ecosystem services. Paper presented at 55th Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS) Congress, Vancouver, Canada.

Voisin, A., Lepoint, G., Danis, B., Guillaumot, C., Kristiansen, A., Pasotti, F., Saucède, T., & Michel, L. (19 May 2021). Food web structure in a rapidly changing coastal environment: the West Antarctic Peninsula. Paper presented at International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies virtual interlude (IsoEcol 11.5), Gaming, Austria.

Michel, L., Bell, J. B., Dubois, S. F., Lepoint, G., Olu, K., Reid, W. D. K., Sarrazin, J., Schaal, G., & Hayden, B. (May 2021). DeepIso - A global open database of stable isotope ratios and elemental contents for deep-sea ecosystems. Poster session presented at International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies virtual interlude (IsoEcol 11.5), Gaming, Austria.

Remy, F.* , Michel, L.* , Mascart, T., De Troch, M., & Lepoint, G. (May 2021). Trophic ecology of macrofauna inhabiting seagrass litter accumulations is related to the pulses of dead leaves. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 252, 107300. doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2021.107300
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Frotté, L., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Cordonnier, S., Bezault, E., & Monti, D. (2021). Stable isotope ratios of C and N in diadromous fauna from Guadeloupe, French West Indies in 2017. Marine Data Archive. doi:10.14284/476

Steiner, N. S., Bowman, J., Campbell, K., Chierici, M., Eronen-Rasimus E, Falardeau, M., Flores, H., Fransson A, Herr, H., Insley S. J., Kauko H., Lannuzel, D., Loseto, L., Lynnes A, Majewski, A., Meiners, K. M., Miller, L. A., Michel, L., Moreau, S., & Wongpan, P. (March 2021). Climate change impacts on sea-ice ecosystems and associated ecosystem services. Paper presented at International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) Arctic Science Summit Week, Lisbon, Portugal.

Michel, L., Remy, F., Mascart, T., De Troch, M., & Lepoint, G. (2021). Stable isotope ratios of C and N in benthic macrofauna from Mediterranean seagrass litter accumulations from Calvi Bay in 2011-2012. doi:10.14284/454

Le Bourg, B., Kuklinski, P., Balazy, P., Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (2021). Interactive effects of body size and environmental gradient on the trophic ecology of sea stars in an Antarctic fjord. Marine Ecology. Progress Series, 674, 189-202. doi:10.3354/meps13821
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Verheye, M., Herrel, A., Frederich, B., Castrec, C., Michel, L., & Lepoint, G. (2021). How mandible morphology relates to trophic ecology in Antarctic amphipods: the case of Iphimediidae revealed by 3D-Geometric Morphometrics and Stable Isotopes. Poster session presented at Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting.

Yunda-Guarin, G., Brown, T. A., Michel, L., Saint-Béat, B., Amiraux, R., Nozais, C., & Archambault, P. (11 December 2020). Reliance of deep-sea benthic macrofauna on ice-derived organic matter highlighted by multiple trophic markers during spring in Baffin Bay, Canadian Arctic. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 8 (1), 047. doi:10.1525/elementa.2020.047
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Couturier, L. I. E.* , Michel, L.* , Amaro, T., Budge, S. M., da Costa, E., De Troch, M., Di Dato, V., Fink, P., Giraldo, C., Le Grand, F., Loaiza, I., Mathieu-Resuge, M., Nichols, P. D., Parrish, C. C., Sardenne, F., Vagner, M., Pernet, F.* , & Soudant, P.*. (December 2020). State of art and best practices for fatty acid analysis in aquatic sciences. ICES Journal of Marine Science, 77 (7-8), 2375-2395. doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsaa121
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Michel, L.* , Nyssen, F.* , Dauby, P., & Verheye, M. (December 2020). Can mandible morphology help predict feeding habits in Antarctic amphipods? Antarctic Science, 32 (6), 496-507. doi:10.1017/S0954102020000395
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Alfaro-Lucas, J. M., Pradillon, F., Zeppilli, D., Michel, L., Martinez-Arbizu, P., Tanaka, H., Foviaux, M., & Sarrazin, J. (November 2020). High environmental stress and productivity increase functional diversity along a deep‐sea hydrothermal vent gradient. Ecology, 101 (11), 03144. doi:10.1002/ecy.3144
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Carlier, A., Ritt, B., Rodrigues, C. F., Sarrazin, J., Olu, K., Grall, J., Clavier, J., & Michel, L. (2020). Stable isotope ratios of eastern Mediterranean deep cold seep fauna (MEDECO cruise, Napoli & Amsterdam mud volcanoes, 2007). doi:10.17882/76429

Laming, S., Hourdez, S., Michel, L., Cambon-Bonavita, M.-A., & Pradillon, F. (August 2020). Classical and 3D anatomy and tissue-specific microbial associations in chemosymbiotic Alviniconcha gastropods from the Southwest Pacific. Paper presented at Deep Sea Biology Society Online Conference - eDSBS.

Methou, P., Michel, L., Segonzac, M., Cambon-Bonavita, M.-A., & Pradillon, F. (August 2020). Integrative taxonomy revisits the ontogeny and trophic niches of Rimicaris vent shrimps. Paper presented at Deep Sea Biology Society Online Conference - eDSBS.

Alfaro-Lucas, J. M., Pradillon, F., Zeppilli, D., Michel, L., Martinez Arbizu, P., Tanaka, H., Foviaux, M., & Sarrazin, J. (August 2020). High environmental stress and productivity increase functional diversity along a deep-sea hydrothermal vent gradient. Paper presented at Deep Sea Biology Society Online Conference - eDSBS.

Methou, P., Michel, L., Segonzac, M., Cambon-Bonavita, M.-A., & Pradillon, F. (08 July 2020). Integrative taxonomy revisits the ontogeny and trophic niches of Rimicaris vent shrimps. Royal Society Open Science, 7 (7), 200837. doi:10.1098/rsos.200837
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Methou, P., Michel, L., Segonzac, M., Cambon-Bonavita, M.-A., & Pradillon, F. (2020). Stable isotope ratios of hydrothermal vent alvinocaridid shrimps collected during the BICOSE 2 cruise (2018). doi:10.17882/74512

Dehnhard, N., Achurch, H., Clarke, J., Michel, L., Southwell, C., Sumner, M. D., Eens, M., & Emmerson, L. (January 2020). High inter- and intraspecific niche overlap among three sympatrically breeding, closely related seabird species: Generalist foraging as an adaptation to a highly variable environment? Journal of Animal Ecology, 89 (1), 104-119. doi:10.1111/1365-2656.13078
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Le Bourg, B., Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (January 2020). Effects of preservation methodology on stable isotope compositions of sea stars. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 34 (2), 8589. doi:10.1002/rcm.8589
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Pinzone, M.* , Damseaux, F.* , Michel, L., & Das, K. (December 2019). Stable isotope ratios of carbon, nitrogen and sulphur and mercury concentrations as descriptors of trophic ecology and contamination sources of Mediterranean whales. Chemosphere, 237. doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.124448
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Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M., Mazurkiewicz, M., Górska, B., Michel, L., Jankowska, E., & Zaborska, A. (December 2019). Organic Carbon Origin, Benthic Faunal Consumption, and Burial in Sediments of Northern Atlantic and Arctic Fjords (60–81°N). Journal of Geophysical Research. Biogeosciences, 124 (12), 3737-3751. doi:10.1029/2019JG005140
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Le Bourg, B., Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (2019). Stable isotope and C/N ratios in the sea star Marthasterias glacialis preserved frozen, dried, in formaldehyde or in ethanol. PANGAEA. doi:10.1594/PANGAEA.906520

Zeppilli, D., Bellec, L., Cambon-Bonavita, M.-A., Decraemer, W., Fontaneto, D., Fuchs, S., Gayet, N., Mandon, P., Michel, L., Portail, M., Smol, N., Sørensen, M. V., Vanreusel, A., & Sarrazin, J. (26 July 2019). Ecology and trophic role of Oncholaimus dyvae sp. nov. (Nematoda: Oncholaimidae) from the lucky strike hydrothermal vent field (Mid-Atlantic Ridge). BMC Zoology, 4 (6). doi:10.1186/s40850-019-0044-y
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Michel, L., Danis, B., Dubois, P., Eleaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., & Lepoint, G. (30 May 2019). Increased sea ice cover alters food web structure in East Antarctica. Scientific Reports, 9, 8062. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-44605-5
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Le Bourg, B., Blanchard, A., Danis, B., Jossart, Q., Lepoint, G., Moreau, C., & Michel, L. (06 May 2019). Environmental drivers of sea stars feeding ecology in the Southern Ocean. Paper presented at 51st International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics, Liège, Belgium.

Schön, I., Christiansen, H., Danis, B., De Ridder, C., Dubois, P., Dettai, A., Dulière, V., Frederich, B., Heindler, F. M., Jossart, Q., Kochzius, M., Leliaert, F., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Pasotti, F., Robert, H., Van de Putte, A., Vanreusel, A., & Volckaert, F. (May 2019). Refugia and ecosystem tolerance in the Southern Ocean - the RECTO project. Paper presented at 51st International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics: Polar Ocean facing changes, Liège, Belgium.

Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M., Jankowska, E., Michel, L., Zaborska, A., Bałazy, P., & Kotwicki, L. (April 2019). Benthic system functioning in low-density seagrass (Zostera marina) meadows (Baltic Sea). Paper presented at 5th European Conference on Scientific Diving (ECSD5), Sopot, Poland.

Michel, L., Van de Putte, A., Danis, B., Dubois, P., Eleaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., & Lepoint, G. (2019). Staying cool also has consequences: increased sea ice cover disrupts food web structure in East Antarctica - Data. doi:10.15468/wgfw0h

Michel, L., Portail, M., Cowart, D. A., Hsing, P.-Y., Olu, K., & Sarrazin, J. (29 March 2019). Methanotrophy and thiotrophy support deep-sea cold seeps communities in the Gulf of Guinea. Paper presented at Benelux Association of Stable Isotope Scientists (BASIS) Annual Meeting 2019, Texel, Netherlands.

Saucède, T., Guillaumot, C., Michel, L., Fabri-Ruiz, S., Bazin, A., Cabessut, M., Garcia-Berro, A., Mateos, A., Mathieu, O., De Ridder, C., Dubois, P., Danis, B., David, B., Diaz, A., Lepoint, G., Motreuil, S., Poulin, E., & Féral, J.-P. (2019). Modelling species response to climate change in sub-Antarctic islands: echinoids as a case study for the Kerguelen Plateau. In J. Dell, G. Duhamel, & D. Welsford (Ed.), The Kerguelen Plateau: marine ecosystem and fisheries. Proceedings of the Second Symposium (pp. 95-116). Kingston, Australia: Australian Antarctic Division.
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Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M., Aune, M., Michel, L., Zaborska, A., & Legezynska, J. (2019). Is the trophic diversity of marine benthic consumers decoupled from taxonomic and functional trait diversity? Isotopic niches of Arctic communities. Limnology and Oceanography. doi:10.1002/lno.11174
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Pizzochero da Costa, A. C., de la Torre, A., Sanz, P., Navarro, I., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Das, K., Schnitzler, J., Chenery, S., McCarthy, I. D., Malm, O., Dorneles, P. R., & Martinez, M. A. (2019). Occurrence of legacy and emerging organic pollutants in whitemouth croakers from Southeastern Brazil. Science of the Total Environment, 682, 719-728. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.05.213
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Jankowska, E., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., & Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M. (2019). Stabilizing effects of seagrass meadows on coastal water benthic food webs. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 510, 54-63. doi:10.1016/j.jembe.2018.10.004
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Latli, A., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., & Kestemont, P. (2019). River habitat homogenisation enhances trophic competition and promotes individual specialisation among young of the year fish. Freshwater Biology, 64 (3), 520-531. doi:10.1111/fwb.13239
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Michel, L., Menot, L., & Sarrazin, J. (2019). Stable isotope ratios of hydrothermal fauna collected during the BICOSE cruise (2014). doi:10.17882/62304

Schön, I., Christiansen, H., Danis, B., De Ridder, C., Dubois, P., Dettai, A., Dulière, V., Frederich, B., Heindler, F. M., Jossart, Q., Kochzius, M., Leliaert, F., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Pasotti, F., Robert, H., Van de Putte, A., Vanreusel, A., & Volckaert, F. (15 December 2018). Refugia and ecosystem tolerance in the Southern Ocean. Poster session presented at Zoology 2018 (25th Benelux Congress of Zoology), Antwerp, Belgium.

Schaal, G., & Michel, L. (November 2018). Stable isotopes in marine lipid science. Paper presented at Lipids in the ocean - Structure, function, ecological role and applications, Brest, France.

Michel, L., Portail, M., Cowart, D., Hsing, P.-Y., Olu, K., & Sarrazin, J. (November 2018). Structure of food webs supporting deep-sea cold seeps communities off West Africa is influenced by environmental parameters and biotic interactions. Paper presented at 3ème CollOque NatioNal sur la biologie et l’écologie des Ecosystèmes à base de ChimiosynThèse (CONNECT 3), Roscoff, France.

Alfaro-Lucas, J., Foviaux, M., Michel, L., Schaal, G., Zeppilli, D., Pradillon, F., & Sarrazin, J. (November 2018). Environmental conditions and biotic interactions influence hydrothermal fauna colonisation patterns at the Lucky Strike vent field (Mid-Atlantic Ridge). Paper presented at 3ème CollOque NatioNal sur la biologie et l’écologie des Ecosystèmes à base de ChimiosynThèse (CONNECT 3), Roscoff, France.

Michel, L., Dubois, S., Hayden, B., Lepoint, G., Olu, K., Schaal, G., & Sarrazin, J. (November 2018). Towards a stable isotope database for deep-sea foundation species. Poster session presented at 3ème CollOque NatioNal sur la biologie et l’écologie des Ecosystèmes à base de ChimiosynThèse (CONNECT 3), Roscoff, France.

Alfaro-Lucas, J., Foviaux, M., Michel, L., Schaal, G., Zeppilli, D., Pradillon, F., & Sarrazin, J. (September 2018). Environmental conditions and biotic interactions influence hydrothermal fauna colonisation patterns. Paper presented at 15th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Monterey, United States - California.

Michel, L., Dubois, S., Hayden, B., Lepoint, G., Olu, K., Schaal, G., & Sarrazin, J. (September 2018). Towards a stable isotope database for deep-sea foundation species. Poster session presented at 15th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Monterey, United States - California.

Mascart, T., De Troch, M., Remy, F., Michel, L., & Lepoint, G. (September 2018). Seasonal dependence on seagrass detritus and trophic niche partitioning in four copepod eco-morphotypes. Food Webs, 16, 00086. doi:10.1016/j.fooweb.2018.e00086
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Zeppilli, D., Bellec, L., Cueff-Gauchard, V., Durand, L., Portail, M., Michel, L., Sarrazin, J., Vanreusel, A., & Cambon-Bonavita, M.-A. (September 2018). Nematode-prokaryote interactions in deep-sea hydrothermal vents. Poster session presented at 15th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, Monterey, United States - California.

Michel, L., Dubois, S., Hayden, B., Lepoint, G., Olu, K., Schaal, G., & Sarrazin, J. (August 2018). Towards a global, freely available database of stable isotope ratios in foundation species from deep-sea hydrothermal vents and cold seeps. Poster session presented at 11th International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies (IsoEcol 2018), Viña del Mar, Chile.

Mascart, T., De Troch, M., Remy, F., Michel, L., & Lepoint, G. (August 2018). Macrofauna as vectors of seagrass organic matter transfer in Posidonia oceanica macrophytodetritus accumulation. Paper presented at 11th International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies (IsoEcol 2018), Viña del Mar, Chile.

Michel, L., Portail, M., Cowart, D. A., Hsing, P.-Y., Olu, K., & Sarrazin, J. (August 2018). Environmental parameters and biotic interactions influence chemosynthesis-based food webs supporting deep-sea cold seeps communities off West Africa. Paper presented at 11th International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies (IsoEcol 2018), Viña del Mar, Chile.

Le Bourg, B., Lepoint, G., Balthasart, P., & Michel, L. (30 July 2018). Preservation methodology and stable isotope composition in sea stars: Can museum collections be useful for trophic ecology studies? Paper presented at 11th International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies (IsoEcol 2018).

Peignot, Q., Frederich, B., Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (29 July 2018). Influence of environmental conditions on Antarctic Notothenioid trophic ecology in a context of global climate change. Poster session presented at IsoEcol 2018, Vina del Mar, Chile.

Le Bourg, B., Blanchard, A., Danis, B., Jossart, Q., Lepoint, G., Moreau, C., & Michel, L. (31 May 2018). Feeding ecology of sea stars of the Southern Ocean: possible influence of sea ice on trophic niche partitioning. Paper presented at 16th International Echinoderm Conference, Nagoya, Japan.

Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M., Aune, M., Michel, L., Zaborska, A., & Legeżyńska, J. (15 May 2018). Is trophic diversity decoupled from taxonomic and functional diversity? Isotopic niche traits in Arctic Benthic Consumers. Paper presented at 4th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity (WCMB), Montréal, Canada.

Saucède, T., De Ridder, C., Michel, L., Pascal, P.-Y., Cabessut, M., Marty, G., Mateos, A., Mathieu, O., Motreuil, S., & Féral, J.-P. (25 April 2018). Ecologie trophique des oursins côtiers des Kerguelen. Paper presented at 14èmes Journées Scientifiques du Comité National Français de Recherches Arctiques et Antarctiques (CNFRA), Strasbourg, France.

Le Bourg, B., Lepoint, G., Balthasart, P., & Michel, L. (April 2018). Effects of fluid preservation on sea star stable isotope composition: do they prevent the use of museum collections for trophic ecology studies? Poster session presented at BASIS Symposium 2018.

Saucède, T., De Ridder, C., Dubois, P., Marschal, C., Motreuil, S., Michel, L., Pascal, P.-Y., Poulin, E., & Féral, J.-P. (April 2018). Ecological monitoring of sub-Antarctic coastal marine biodiversity: implementation of a submarine observatory in the Kerguelen Islands (French Southern Territories). Poster session presented at Marine Ecosystem Assessment for the Southern Ocean (MEASO18), Hobart, Australia.

Eleaume, M., Améziane, N., Dettaï, A., Dubois, P., Michel, L., & Gallut, C. (April 2018). REVOLTA legacy: outcomes of a eight year Antarctic program. Poster session presented at Marine Ecosystem Assessment for the Southern Ocean (MEASO18), Hobart, Australia.

Sturaro, N., Damseaux, F., Das, K., Dauby, P., Frederich, B., Gobert, S., Le Bourg, B., Lejeune, B., Mascart, T., Michel, L., Pinzone, M., Remy, F., & Lepoint, G. (29 March 2018). Applications of isotope ratio mass spectrometry in aquatic ecosystems at the University of Liège. Poster session presented at XXI Meeting of the Belgian Society for Mass Spectrometry, Liège, Belgium.

Le Bourg, B., Lepoint, G., Balthasart, P., & Michel, L. (21 March 2018). Effects of fluid preservation on sea star stable isotope compositions: Can museum collections be used for trophic ecology studies? Poster session presented at VLIZ Marine Scientists Day 2018.

Peignot, Q., Frederich, B., Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (21 March 2018). delta13C and delta15N measurements in Antarctic Notothenioid fishes: variation of their trophic ecology in a context of climate change. Poster session presented at VLIZ Marine Science Day, Bredene, Belgium.

Dehnhard, N., Achurch, H., Judy, C., So, K., Michel, L., Soutwhell, C., Walters, A., & Eens, M. (21 March 2018). Foraging distribution, habitat preferences and diet of Antarctic petrels, cape petrels and southern fulmars – inter-specific overlap as a consequence of high environmental variability? Paper presented at VLIZ Marine Science Day 2018, Bredene, Belgium.

Gajdzik, L., Parmentier, E., Michel, L., Sturaro, N., Soong, K., Lepoint, G., & Frederich, B. (19 February 2018). Similar levels of trophic and functional diversity within damselfish assemblages across Indo-Pacific coral reefs. Functional Ecology, 32, 1358-1369. doi:10.1111/1365-2435.13076
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Jankowska, E., De Troch, M., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., & Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M. (2018). Modification of benthic food web structure by recovering seagrass meadows, as revealed by trophic markers and mixing models. Ecological Indicators, 90, 28-37. doi:10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.02.054
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Remy, F., Mascart, T., De Troch, M., Michel, L., & Lepoint, G. (2018). Seagrass organic matter transfer in Posidonia oceanica macrophytodetritus accumulations. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 212, 73-79. doi:10.1016/j.ecss.2018.07.001
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Pizzochero, A. C., Michel, L., Chenery, S., McCarthy, I., Vianna, M., Malm, O., Lepoint, G., Das, K., & Dorneles, P. (2018). Use of multielement stable isotope ratios to investigate ontogenetic movements of Micropogonias furnieri in a tropical Brazilian estuary. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 75 (6), 977-986. doi:10.1139/cjfas-2017-0148
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Peignot, Q., Frederich, B., Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (23 November 2017). Trophic ecology of icefishes (Notothenioidei, Perciformes) in a context of climate change. Poster session presented at ZOOLOGY 2017 - 25th Benelux congress of Zoology, Wageningen, Netherlands.

Le Bourg, B., Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (23 November 2017). Effects of fluid preservation on sea star stable isotope compositions: How useful can museum collections be for trophic ecology studies? Poster session presented at Zoology 2017: 'Genotype-phenotype map: from model systems to ecosystems', Wageningen, Netherlands.

Gajdzik, L., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Sturaro, N., Parmentier, E., Lecchini, D., & Frederich, B. (05 October 2017). Further insight into the iterative ecological radiation of damselfishes (Pomacentridae). Paper presented at 10th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference, Tahiti, French Polynesia.

Dubois, P., Agüera, A., Améziane, N., Collard, M., Danis, B., David, B., Dehairs, F., De Ridder, C., Di Giglio, S., Eléaume, M., Féral, J.-P., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Gonthier-Maurin, M., Jane, P., Marschal, C., Michel, L., Motreuil, S., Pasotti, F., & Vanreusel, A. (02 October 2017). IPEV REVOLTA and PROTEKER programs: Monitoring benthic marine biodiversity in antarctic and subantarctic coastal areas and their responses to environmental changes. Paper presented at International Long Term Ecological Research Network and Zones Ateliers & Critical Zone Observatory Networks Joint Conference, Nantes, France.

Padilha, J., Souza, J., de Almeida, A., Pessôa, A., da Costa, E., da Cunha, L., Torres, J., Malm, O., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Dorneles, P. R., & Das, K. (08 September 2017). Trace elements in feathers and blood of Antarctic seabirds. Poster session presented at 12th SETAC Latin America Biennal Meeting, Santos, Brazil.

Dehnhard, N., Achurch, H., Clarke, J., Kawaguchi, S., Michel, L., Southwell, C., Walters, A., Eens, M., & Emmerson, L. (11 August 2017). Foraging distribution, habitat preferences and diet of Antarctic petrels, cape petrels and southern fulmars - inter-specific overlap or segregation? Paper presented at Waterbird Society Annual Meeting 2017, Reykjavik, Iceland.

Pinzone, M., Acquarone, M., Huyghebaert, L., Sturaro, N., Michel, L., Siebert, U., & Das, K. (01 August 2017). Carbon, Nitrogen and Sulphur isotopic fractionation in captive juvenile hooded seal (Cystophora cristata): application for diet analysis. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 31, 1720-1728. doi:10.1002/rcm.7955
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Gallut, C., Fournier, J., Ameziane, N., Amice, E., Chauvaud, L., da Forno, E., Domenjoz, O., Dubois, P., Freschet, E., Jane, P., Krygelmans, A., Michel, L., Schaad, A., Thébault, J., Schiaparelli, S., Eléaume, M., & Dettai, A. (14 July 2017). Autonomous Reef Monitoring Structures in the Southern Ocean, a tool for the study of the understudied small fauna. Paper presented at 12th SCAR (Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research) Biology Symposium, Leuven, Belgium.

Di Giglio, S., Agüera, A., Danis, B., Eléaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., Michel, L., Pasotti, F., Sahade, R., Vanreusel, A., & Dubois, P. (11 July 2017). Acid-base physiology of the Antarctic sea urchin Sterechinus neumayeri: differences according to environmental conditions? Poster session presented at 12th SCAR (Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research) Biology Symposium, Leuven, Belgium.

Dubois, P., Gonthier-Maurin, M., Ameziane, N., Di Giglio, S., Féral, J.-P., Marschal, C., Michel, L., Motreuil, S., & Saucède, T. (11 July 2017). Is the Sub-antarctic sea urchin Abatus cordatus threatened by ocean acidification? Poster session presented at 12th SCAR (Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research) Biology Symposium, Leuven, Belgium.

Le Bourg, B., Blanchard, A., Danis, B., Jossart, Q., Lepoint, G., Moreau, C., & Michel, L. (10 July 2017). Influence of environmental conditions on trophic niche partitioning among sea stars assemblages. Paper presented at SCAR Biology Symposium, Leuven, Belgium.

Michel, L., Danis, B., Dubois, P., Eleaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., & Lepoint, G. (10 July 2017). Increased sea ice cover disrupts food web structure in Antarctic coastal benthic ecosystem. Paper presented at 12th SCAR Biology Symposium, Leuven, Belgium.

Michel, L., d'Udekem d'Acoz, C., Frederich, B., Léger-Bascou, L., Schön, I., Verheye, M., & Lepoint, G. (July 2017). Stable isotopes reveal effects of environmental changes on ecological niches of Iphimediidae amphipods. Poster session presented at 12th SCAR Biology Symposium, Leuven, Belgium.

Dehnhard, N., Achurch, H., Clarke, J., Michel, L., Walters, A., Southwell, C., Eens, M., & Emmerson, L. (July 2017). Foraging distribution, habitat preferences and diet of breeding Antarctic fulmarine petrels in East Antarctica. Paper presented at 12th SCAR (Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research) Biology Symposium, Leuven, Belgium.

Lara, Y., Stelmach Pessi, I., Durieu, B., Lepoint, G., Wilmotte, A., & Michel, L. (July 2017). In Search for Marine Antarctic Cyanobacteria. Poster session presented at XIITH SCAR BIOLOGY SYMPOSIUM, Leuven, Belgium.

Michel, L., d'Udekem d'Acoz, C., Frederich, B., Léger-Bascou, L., Schön, I., Verheye, M., & Lepoint, G. (15 May 2017). Effects of environmental changes on ecological niches of Iphimediidae amphipods: a stable isotope comparison of West Antarctic Peninsula and East Antarctica. Poster session presented at Developing the West Antarctic Peninsula International Network within the Southern Ocean Observing System, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

Frederich, B.* , Michel, L.* , Zaeytydt, E., Lingofo Bolaya, R., Lavitra, T., Parmentier, E., & Lepoint, G. (12 May 2017). Comparative Feeding Ecology of Cardinalfishes (Apogonidae) at Toliara Reef, Madagascar. Zoological Studies, 56 (10), 1-14. doi:10.6620/ZS.2017.56-10
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Saucède, T., Cabessut, M., De Ridder, C., Dubois, P., Fabri-Riuz, S., Fournier, J., Gonthier-Maurin, M., Marschal, C., Marty, G., Mateos, A., Mathieu, O., Michel, L., Motreuil, S., & Féral, J.-P. (11 May 2017). Plasticité trophique et résilience chez les oursins des Iles Kerguelen. Paper presented at 13èmes Journées Scientifiques du Comité National Français de Recherches Arctiques et Antarctiques (CNFRA), Paris, France.

Dettai, A., Fournier, J., Ameziane, N., Amice, E., Chauvaud, L., da Forno, E., Domenjoz, O., Dubois, P., Freschet, E., Jane, P., Krygelmans, A., Michel, L., Schaad, A., Thébault, J., Schiaparelli, S., Eleaume, M., & Gallut, C. (11 May 2017). Récifs artificiels dans l'Océan Austral, un nouvel outil pour l'étude de la faune fixée de petite taille. Paper presented at 13èmes Journées Scientifiques du Comité National Français de Recherches Arctiques et Antarctiques (CNFRA), Paris, France.

Michel, L., Dubois, P., Eleaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., & Lepoint, G. (04 May 2017). Unusually high sea ice cover influences resource use by benthic invertebrates in coastal Antarctica. Paper presented at Benelux Association of Stable Isotope Scientists (BASIS) Annual Meeting 2017, Utrecht, Netherlands.

Latli, A., Sturaro, N., Dujardin, N., Michel, L., Otjacques, W., Lepoint, G., & Kestemont, P. (30 April 2017). Isotopic half-life and enrichment factor in two species of European freshwater fish larvae: an experimental approach. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 31 (8), 685-692. doi:10.1002/rcm.7838
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Michel, L., Dubois, P., Eleaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., & Lepoint, G. (03 March 2017). Increased sea ice cover disrupts food web structure in coastal Antarctica. Paper presented at VLIZ Marine Science Day 2017, Bruges, Belgium.

Lapeyra Martin, J., Abadie, A., Richir, J., Michel, L., Lejeune, P., Sturaro, N., & Gobert, S. (2017). From seascape level to functional ecology: A case study over P. oceanica seagrass meadows in Calvi, Corsica. In Cartographie des habitats marins benthiques : de l’acquisition à la restitution (pp. 119-122). France: Édition Ifremer‐AFB.

Das, K., Holleville, O., Ryan, C., Berrow, S., Gilles, A., Ody, D., & Michel, L. (2017). Isotopic niches of Fin Whales from the Mediterranean Sea and the Celtic sea (North Atlantic). Marine Environmental Research, 127, 75-83. doi:10.1016/j.marenvres.2017.03.009
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Le Bourg, B., Blanchard, A., Danis, B., Jossart, Q., Lepoint, G., Moreau, C., & Michel, L. (17 December 2016). Trophic ecology of Southern Ocean sea stars inferred from stable isotopes ratios of C and N. Paper presented at Zoology 2016, Anvers, Belgium.

Remy, F., Michel, L., Darchambeau, F., Mascart, T., De Troch, M., Sturaro, N., & Lepoint, G. (16 December 2016). Who would want to live in there? A history of Posidonia oceanica detritus accumulations, the associated invertebrate community, and its food web… Paper presented at 23rd Congress of Zoology 2016, Antwerpen, Belgium.

Pinzone, M., Michel, L., Gallus, A., Brundiers, K., Sturaro, N., Adreasen, H., Dähne, M., Lepoint, G., Siebert, U., Das, K., & Benke, H. (11 December 2016). Exploitation of coastal fish communities by harbour porpoises Phocoena phocoena during nursing periods in German Baltic waters. Paper presented at Benelux Zoology Conference, Antwerp, Belgium.

Jankowska, E., Michel, L., Zaborska, A., & Włodarska‐Kowalczuk, M. (December 2016). Sediment carbon sink in low-density temperate eelgrass meadows (Baltic Sea). Journal of Geophysical Research. Biogeosciences, 121 (12), 2918-2934. doi:10.1002/2016JG003424
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Lapeyra, J., Abadie, A., Lejeune, P., Sturaro, N., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Richir, J., & Gobert, S. (December 2016). Assessing edge-effects in Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows: A multidisciplinary approach. Paper presented at Zoology 2016, Antwerp, Belgium.

Lepoint, G., Borges, A., Champenois, W., Darchambeau, F., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., Mascart, T., Michel, L., Remy, F., Sturaro, N., & De Troch, M. (18 October 2016). Diversity, dynamics and trophic ecology of animal communities associated to Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile macrophytodetrital accumulations: synthesis of a 10 year study. Poster session presented at 12th International Seagrass Biology Workshop, Nant Gwrtheyrn, United Kingdom.

Lepoint, G., Borges, A., Champenois, W., Darchambeau, F., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., Mascart, T., Michel, L., Remy, F., Sturaro, N., & De Troch, M. (17 October 2016). Diversity, dynamics and trophic ecology of animal communities associated to Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile macrophytodetrital accumulation: synthesis of a ten year study. Poster session presented at International Seagrass Biology Workshop (ISBW 12), Nant Gwrtheyrn, United Kingdom.

Michel, L.* , Sturaro, N.* , Heughebaert, A., & Lepoint, G. (08 September 2016). AxIOM: Amphipod crustaceans from insular Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows. Biodiversity Data Journal, 4, 10109. doi:10.3897/BDJ.4.e10109
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Le Bourg, B., Blanchard, A., Danis, B., Lepoint, G., Moreau, C., Jossart, Q., & Michel, L. (05 September 2016). Feeding ecology of Southern Ocean seastars inferred from stable isotopes ratios. Poster session presented at JOINT EUROPEAN STABLE ISOTOPES USER group MEETING (JESIUM 2016), Ghent, Belgium.

Latli, A., Sturaro, N., Michel, L., Dejardin, N., Defour, J., Lepoint, G., & Kestemont, P. (05 September 2016). Isotopic turnover and trophic fractionation in two species of European freshwater fishes: an experimental approach. Poster session presented at JESIUM: JOINT EUROPEAN STABLE ISOTOPES USER group MEETING, Ghent, Belgium.

Michel, L., Dubois, P., Eleaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., & Lepoint, G. (05 September 2016). Unusually high sea ice cover influences resource use by benthic invertebrates in coastal Antarctica. Poster session presented at JESIUM (Joint European Stable Isotopes User group Meeting) 2016, Ghent, Belgium.

Lejeune, B., Lepoint, G., Sturaro, N., Michel, L., & Denoël, M. (05 September 2016). Facultative paedomorphosis in newts: A heterochrony promoting trophic niche differentiation at the intraspecific level. Paper presented at Joint European Stable Isotope Users Group Meeting 2016, Ghent, Belgium.

Michel, L., Sturaro, N., Heughebaert, A., & Lepoint, G. (2016). AxIOM: Amphipod crustaceans from insular Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows. doi:10.15468/nnjtke

Lepoint, G., Heughebaert, A., & Michel, L. (21 July 2016). Epiphytic bryozoans on Neptune grass – a sample-based data set. ZooKeys, 606, 1-10. doi:10.3897/zookeys.606.8238
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Lepoint, G., Laurent, B., Gobert, S., & Michel, L. (July 2016). Trophic interactions between two neustonic organisms: insights from Bayesian stable isotope data analysis tools. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 146 (2), 123-133.
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Michel, L., David, B., Dubois, P., Lepoint, G., & De Ridder, C. (May 2016). Trophic plasticity of Antarctic echinoids under contrasted environmental conditions. Polar Biology, 39 (5), 913-923. doi:10.1007/s00300-015-1873-y
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Michel, L., David, B., Dubois, P., Lepoint, G., & De Ridder, C. (2016). Stable isotope ratios of Antarctic echinoids from the PS81 - ANTXXIX/3 Polarstern expedition. doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.1591834.v6

Michel, L., Dubois, P., Eleaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., & Lepoint, G. (29 April 2016). Use of stable isotope ratios to delineate coastal benthic food web structure in Adélie Land (East Antarctica). Poster session presented at BNCGG-BNCAR symposium "Unlocking a continent: scientific research at the Belgian Princess Elisabeth Station, Antarctica 2008-2016", Brussels, Belgium.

Michel, L., Dubois, P., Eleaume, M., Fournier, J., Gallut, C., Jane, P., & Lepoint, G. (08 April 2016). Impacts of unusually high sea ice cover on Antarctic coastal benthic food web structure. Paper presented at 10th International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies (IsoEcol 2016), Tokyo, Japan.

Jankowska, E., Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, M., De Troch, M., & Michel, L. (08 April 2016). Resolving trophic links within temperate eelgrass meadows - use of fatty acids and stable isotopes in MixSIAR mixing model. Paper presented at 10th International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies (IsoEcol 2016), Tokyo, Japan.

Lepoint, G., Bernard, L., Gobert, S., & Michel, L. (April 2016). Trophic interactions between a neustonic gastropod and its hydrozoan prey: insights from Bayesian stable isotope data analysis tools. Poster session presented at 10th International Conference on the Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies (IsoEcol 2016), Tokyo, Japan.

Michel, L., David, B., Dubois, P., Lepoint, G., & De Ridder, C. (12 February 2016). Trophic plasticity of Antarctic echinoids under contrasted environmental conditions. Poster session presented at VLIZ Marine Scientist Day, Bruges, Belgium.

Le Bourg, B., Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (12 February 2016). Feeding of Antarctic asteroids: trophic resources, plasticity, and diversity. Poster session presented at VLIZ Marine Scientist Day, Bruges, Belgium.

Remy, F., Michel, L., Sturaro, N., Mascart, T., & Lepoint, G. (12 February 2016). The secret life of a Mediterranean seagrass litter macrofauna community : a history of oxygen. Paper presented at Vliz 16th Marine Scientists Day, Bruges, Belgium.

Mascart, T., De Troch, M., Remy, F., Michel, L., & Lepoint, G. (13 January 2016). Trophic diversity of seagrass detritus copepods: A consequence of species-specific specialization or a random diet? PeerJ PrePrints, 4, 1644v1. doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1644v1

Kever, L., Lejeune, P., Michel, L., & Parmentier, E. (2016). Passive acoustic recording of Ophidion rochei calling activity in Calvi Bay (France). Marine Ecology. doi:10.1111/maec.12341
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Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Parmentier, E., & Frederich, B. (2016). Trophic ecology of the seagrass-inhabiting footballer demoiselle Chrysiptera annulata (Peters, 1855); comparison with three other reef-associated damselfishes. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 146 (1), 21-32.
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Michel, L., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., Graeve, M., Nyssen, F., Thelen, N., & Lepoint, G. (December 2015). Dominant amphipods of Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows display considerable trophic diversity. Marine Ecology, 36 (4), 969-981. doi:10.1111/maec.12194
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Richir, J., Abadie, A., Binard, M., Biondo, R., Boissery, P., Borges, A., Cimiterra, N., Collignon, A., Champenois, W., Donnay, A., Fréjefond, C., Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., Lejeune, P., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Pelaprat, C., Pere, A., Sirjacobs, D., & Gobert, S. (08 November 2015). STAtion of Reference and rEsearch on Change of local and global Anthropogenic Pressures on Mediterranean Ecosystems Drifts: The STARECAPMED project. Paper presented at 5th Annual World Congress of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Qingdao, China.

Saucède, T., Améziane, N., Feral, J., Bazin, A., Chenuil, A., David, B., De Ridder, C., Gonzalez-Wevar, C., Levêque, J., Marschal, C., Mathieu, O., Michel, L., Motreuil, S., & Poulin, E. (10 October 2015). PROTEKER : Mise en place d’un observatoire sous-marin côtier aux Îles Kerguelen. Poster session presented at 3ème colloque biennal des Zones Ateliers du CNRS, Paris, France.

Michel, L., Wang, H., Frederich, B., Lavitra, T., & Lepoint, G. (09 October 2015). Stable isotope ratios suggest limited trophic importance of seagrasses for invertebrate consumers from Malagasy tropical polyspecific seagrass meadows. Paper presented at Zoology 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Pinzone, M., Michel, L., Ody, D., Tasciotti, A., Lepoint, G., & Das, K. (08 October 2015). Applying Stable Isotope Bayesian Ellipses (SIBER) to characterise trophic niches of large cetaceans from North-Western Mediterranean Sea. Poster session presented at Zoology 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Parmentier, E., & Frederich, B. (08 October 2015). Trophic ecology of the seagrass-inhabiting footballer demoiselle Chrysiptera annulata (Peters, 1855). Poster session presented at Zoology 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Pinzone, M., Michel, L., Ody, D., Tasciotti, A., Lepoint, G., & Das, K. (08 October 2015). Applying Stable Isotopes Bayesian Ellipses (SIBER) to characterise trophic niches of large cetaceans from the north-Western Medterranean Sea. Poster session presented at Zoology 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Huyghebaert, L., Acquarone, M., Pinzone, M., Jauniaux, T., Siebert, U., Sturaro, N., Michel, L., & Das, K. (08 October 2015). Stable carbon, nitrogen and sulfur isotopic fractionation between diet and tissue of captive hooded seals, Cystophora cristata: implications for dietary reconstruction of wild individuals. Poster session presented at Zoology 2015, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Jankowska, E., Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M., Michel, L., & Zaborska, A. (25 September 2015). Baltic seagrass meadows as a sediment carbon sink. Paper presented at 50th European Marine Biology Symposium, Helgoland, Germany.

Michel, L., Dauby, P., Dupont, A., Gobert, S., & Lepoint, G. (July 2015). Selective top-down control of epiphytic biomass by amphipods from Posidonia oceanica meadows: implications for ecosystem functioning. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 145 (2), 83-93.
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Jankowska, E., Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M., Michel, L., Zaborska, A., & Grajewska. (17 June 2015). Baltic seagrass meadows as a sediment carbon sink. Poster session presented at 10th Baltic Sea Science Congress, Riga, Latvia.

Sturaro, N., Borges, A., Das, K., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., Mascart, T., Michel, L., Remy, F., & Lepoint, G. (26 March 2015). Applications of stable isotopes in environmental studies at the University of Liege. Poster session presented at BASIS symposium 2015, Utrecht, Netherlands.

Michel, L., Frederich, B., Lavitra, T., & Lepoint, G. (26 March 2015). Use of C, N and S stable isotope ratios to highlight resource segregation among hermit crabs from tropical seagrass meadows. Poster session presented at BASIS symposium 2015, Utrecht, Netherlands.

Giakoumi, S., Halpern, B. S., Michel, L., Gobert, S., Sini, M., Boudouresque, C.-F., Gambi, M.-C., Katsanevakis, S., Lejeune, P., Montefalcone, M., Pergent, G., Pergent-Martini, C., Sanchez-Jerez, P., Velimirov, B., Vizzini, S., Abadie, A., Coll, M., Guidetti, P., Micheli, F., & Possingham, H. P. (2015). Towards a framework for assessment and management of cumulative human impacts on marine food webs. Conservation Biology, 29 (4), 1228-1234. doi:10.1111/cobi.12468
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Collard, F., Collignon, A., Hecq, J.-H., Michel, L., & Goffart, A. (January 2015). Biodiversity and seasonal variations of zooneuston in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 145 (1), 40-48.
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Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (2015). Epiphytic Bryozoa of Posidonia oceanica leaves and scales. v1.2. University of Liège. Dataset/Samplingevent. doi:10.15468/78vsgm

Sturaro, N., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., & Gobert, S. (12 December 2014). Are amphipods influenced by Posidonia oceanica seagrass features? Poster session presented at ZOOLOGY 2014 - 21st Benelux Congress of Zoology, Liege, Belgium.

Lepoint, G., Remy, F., & Michel, L. (12 December 2014). Stable isotope ratios of light biogenic elements: Trophic applications basis. Paper presented at Zoology 2014 Congress - Technical session 2, Liège, Belgium.

Michel, L., Frederich, B., Lavitra, T., & Lepoint, G. (12 December 2014). Stable isotope ratios reveal trophic niche partitioning among hermit crabs from tropical polyspecific seagrass meadows. Poster session presented at Zoology 2014, Liège, Belgium.

Lepoint, G., Remy, F., Michel, L., & Das, K. (19 September 2014). Applications of stable isotopes in trophic ecology and ecotoxicology. Paper presented at Elementar user meeting, Bordeau (Pessac), France.

De Ridder, C., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Dubois, P., & David, B. (09 September 2014). Feeding fluctuations in echinoids: from Weddell Sea to Bransfield Strait. Paper presented at Polarstern ANT XXIX/3 post-cruise meeting, Dijon, France.

Giakoumi, S., Possingham, H., Gobert, S., Boudouresque, C., Gambi, M., Katsanevakis, S., Lejeune, P., Michel, L., Montefalcone, M., Pergent, G., Pergent-Martini, C., Sanchez-Jerez, P., Sini, M., Velimirov, B., Vizzini, S., Abadie, A., Coll, M., Guidetti, P., Micheli, F., & Halpern, B. (17 August 2014). Vulnerability assessment of ecosystem components to human stressors: the case of a seagrass ecosystem. Paper presented at 3rd International Marine Conservation Congress, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

Pere, A., Astrou, A., Patrissi, M., Michel, L., & Pelaprat, C. (20 May 2014). Long term spatial and temporal variability in catches of common spiny lobster Palinurus elephas (Fabricius, 1787) in Corsica (NW Mediterranean): fisheries trends, biological trends or both? Paper presented at 10th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management, Cancun, Mexico.

Patrissi, M., Astrou, A., Pelaprat, C., Lejeune, P., Michel, L., & Pere, A. (20 May 2014). From nets to bottom traps: is exploitation of Norway lobsters a suitable option for Corsican common spiny lobster fishermen? Poster session presented at 10th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology and Management, Cancun, Mexico.

Michel, L. (25 March 2014). Stable isotopes as descriptors of trophic niches. Paper presented at Specialist course "Stable isotopes: analysis and use in foodweb ecology", Ghent, Belgium.

Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Schnitzler, J., & Sturaro, N. (Eds.). (2014). Abstract Book of ZOOLOGY 2014, 21st Benelux Congress of Zoology. Royal Belgian Zoological Society.

Lepoint, G., & Michel, L. (2014). Multiple applications of carbon and nitrogen isotope measurements: (1) Trophic ecology (generalities), (2) linking ecotoxicology and trophic ecology (3) Trophic niches. (Doctoral School of Natural Sciences (Ghent University), Specialist course: Applications of Biomarkers in Aquatic food web studies (24-26 March 2014)).

Parmentier, E., & Michel, L. (2013). Boundary lines in symbiosis forms. Symbiosis. doi:10.1007/s13199-013-0236-0
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Das, K., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., Ody, D., & Tasciotti, A. (April 2013). Stables isotopes in the fin whale Balaenoptera physalus from the Mediterranean Sea: implications for management and conservation. Poster session presented at 28th Conference of the European Cetacean Society, Setubal, Portugal.

Jansen, O., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Das, K., Couperus, A. S., & Reijnders, P. (2013). Diet of harbor porpoises along the Dutch coast: a combined stable isotope and stomach contents approach. Marine Mammal Science, 29 (3), 295-E311. doi:10.1111/j.1748-7692.2012.00621.x
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Caut, S., Jowers, M. J., Michel, L., Lepoint, G., & Fisk, A. (2013). Diet- and tissue-specific incorporation of isotopes in the shark Scyliorhinus stellaris, a North Sea mesopredator. Marine Ecology. Progress Series, 492, 185-198. doi:10.3354/meps10478
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Michel, L., Dauby, P., Gobert, S., Graeve, M., Thelen, N., & Lepoint, G. (20 August 2012). Trophic tracers reveal considerable diversity among diets of dominant amphipods from Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows. Poster session presented at 8th International Conference on Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies (IsoEcol), Brest, France.

Michel, L., Champenois, W., Borges, A., Chery, A., Donnay, A., Gobert, S., Goffart, A., Hecq, J.-H., Pélaprat, C., Pere, A., Thomé, J.-P., Volpon, A., Collignon, A., & Lejeune, P. (16 May 2012). Stare-Capmed : Présentation générale du projet et exemple d'une action : "Impact de l'ancrage sur la dynamique des herbiers de posidonies". Paper presented at Séminaire sur le milieu marin 2012 - DREAL, Calvi, France.

Jansen, O., Geert, A., Das, K., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., & Reijnders, P. (2012). Feeding ecology of harbour porpoises: stable isotope analysis of carbon and nitrogen in muscle and bone. Marine Biology Research, 8 (9), 829-841. doi:10.1080/17451000.2012.692164
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Michel, L. (2011). Multidisciplinary study of trophic diversity and functional role of amphipod crustaceans associated to Posidonia oceanica meadows. Unpublished doctoral thesis, ULiège - Université de Liège.
Jury: Dauby, P. (Promotor), Thomé, J.-P., Lepoint, G., Gobert, S., Darchambeau, F., De Troch, M., & Gambi, M. C.

Schnitzler, J., Michel, L., Klaren, P., Celis, N., Blust, R., Covaci, A., Dirtu, A., Thomé, J.-P., & Das, K. (25 February 2011). Thyroid hormone disrupting chemicals in sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) from European coasts. Paper presented at VLIZ Young Marine Scientists' Day, Bruges, Belgium.

Michel, L., Schnitzler, J., Dupont, A., Gobert, S., Nyssen, F., Dauby, P., & Lepoint, G. (25 February 2011). Organisms as ecosystems engineers: the case of amphipod grazers from Posidonia oceanica meadows. Poster session presented at VLIZ Young Scientist Day 2011, Brugge, Belgium.

Michel, L., Dupont, A., Gobert, S., Dauby, P., & Lepoint, G. (22 October 2010). Impact of grazing by amphipods on the epiphytic cover of the Posidonia oceanica leaves: an in situ experiment. Poster session presented at 17th Benelux Congress of Zoology, Gent, Belgium.

Michel, L., Gobert, S., Dauby, P., & Lepoint, G. (17 September 2010). Impact of grazing by amphipods on the dynamics of the epiphytic cover of the Posidonia oceanica leaves : an in vitro experiment. Paper presented at XIVth International Colloquium on Amphipoda, Séville, Spain.

Nyssen, F., Michel, L., Dauby, P., & Brey, T. (September 2010). Differential isotopic turnover (C and N) detected in Antarctic scavenger amphipods. Paper presented at 14th International Colloquium on Amaphipoda, Sevilla, Spain.

Nyssen, F., Michel, L., Dauby, P., & Brey, T. (04 August 2010). Variable isotopic turnover rates in Antarctic scavengers. Paper presented at SCAR XXXI & Open Science Conference, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Dauby, P., & Sturaro, N. (January 2010). Sampling methods for amphipods of Posidonia oceanica meadows: a comparative study. Crustaceana, 83 (1), 39-47. doi:10.1163/156854009X454630
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Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Gobert, S., & Dauby, P. (27 November 2009). Multidisciplinary study of the trophic diversity and functional role of amphipod crustaceans associated to Posidonia oceanica meadows. Poster session presented at 10th VLIZ Young Scientists' Day, Ostende, Belgium.

Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Nyssen, F., Gobert, S., & Dauby, P. (27 January 2009). Use of C & N stable isotopes to evaluate interspecific trophic diversity among amphipods from Posidonia oceanica meadows. Poster session presented at ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting 2009, Nice, France.

Michel, L., Lepoint, G., Gobert, S., & Dauby, P. (31 October 2008). Trophic diversity among amphipod crustaceans from Posidonia oceanica meadows : A stable isotope assessment. Paper presented at 15th Benelux Congress of Zoology, Liège, Belgium.

Sturaro, N., Lepoint, G., Michel, L., & Gobert, S. (October 2008). Multi-scale spatial variability of amphipod assemblages from the foliar stratum of the Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile meadow. Paper presented at 15th Benelux Congress of Zoology, Liège, Belgium.

Nyssen, F., Michel, L., Dauby, P., & Brey, T. (August 2008). Differential isotopic turnover (C and N) detected in Antarctic scavenger amphipods. Poster session presented at 6th International Conference of Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies, Honolulu, United States - Hawaii.

Boissery, P., Andral, B., Belin, C., Bouchacha, M., Derolez, V., Dugelay, F., James, A., Laugier, T., L'Hostis, D., Orsoni, V., Sartoretto, S., Sauzade, D., Tomasino, C., Pelaprat, C., Agreil, M., Chéry, A., Pete, D., Michel, L., Lejeune, P., & Goffart, A. (2007). Directive Cadre Eau: Mise en oeuvre du contrôle de surveillance - résultats de la campagne 2006 - district Corse. (RST.DOP/LER-PAC/07-29). France: IFREMER.

Michel, L., Sturaro, N., Lepoint, G., Gobert, S., & Dauby, P. (November 2007). Nocturnal vertical migrations by amphipods of the Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile foliar stratum : Importance of the litter cover. Poster session presented at 14th Benelux Congress of Zoology, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Michel, L. (2007). Structure et dynamique temporelle des communautés de crustacés amphipodes associés aux herbiers à Posidonia oceanica de la baie de Calvi. Unpublished DEA/DES thesis, ULiège - Université de Liège.
Jury: Dauby, P. (Promotor), Poulicek, M., Lepoint, G., & Nyssen, F.

Michel, L. (2005). Contribution au développement de biomarqueurs d'exposition aux PCBs chez Gammarus Pulex Linné, 1758 (Crustacé Amphipode). Unpublished master thesis, ULiège - Université de Liège.
Jury: Thomé, J.-P. (Promotor), Bouquegneau, J.-M., De Pauw, E., & Haubruge, E.

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