Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

David Ballantine

Research Associate
Department / Division
Publications
Chapter
  • Appeldoorn, Richard S., Alfaro, Monica, Ballantine, David L., Bejarano, Ivonne, Ruiz, Hector J., Schizas, Nikolaos V., Schmidt, Wilford E., Sherman, Clark E., and Weil, Ernesto. 2019. "Puerto Rico." in Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems, edited by Loya, Yossi, Puglise, Kimberly A., and Bridge, Tom C. L., 111–130. Coral Reefs of the World. Springer Nature.
  • Spalding, Heather L., Amado-Filho, Gilberto M., Bahia, Ricardo G., Ballantine, David L., Fredericq, Suzanne, Leichter, James J., Nelson, Wendy A., and Slattery, Marc. 2019. "Macroalgae." in Meosphotic Coral Ecosystems, edited by Loya, Yossi, Puglise, Kimberly A., and Bridge, Tom C. L., 507–536. Coral Reefs of the World. Springer Nature.
  • Appeldoorn, R. and Ballantine, David L. 2016. "Chapter 4. Biodiversity of Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems." in Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems: A Lifeboat for Coral Reefs?, edited by Baker, E., Pugilise, K.A., Harris,P.T., 45–49. The United Nations Environment Programme and GRID-Arendal.
  • Sinniger, F. and Ballantine, David L. 2016. "Chapter 4. Biodiversity of Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems." in Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems: A Lifeboat for Coral Reefs, edited by Baker, E., Pugilise, K.A., Harris,P.T., 50–62. The United Nations Environment Programme and GRID-Arendal.
  • Appeldoorn, R. and Ballantine, David L. 2014. "Reports for Individual Countries and Territories, Puerto Rico." in Status and Trends of Caribbean Coral Reefs: 1970-2012, Washington, DC: Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network.
Article
  • Ballantine, David L., Ruiz, Hector, and Norris, James N. 2019. "Notes on the benthic marine algae of Puerto Rico. XII: additions to the flora." Botanica Marina 62 (4):337–344. https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2018-0117
  • Ballantine, David L., Ruíz, Hector, Lozada-Troche, Chad, and Norris, James N. 2017. "The genus Ethelia (Etheliaceae, Rhodophyta) in the Bahamas and Puerto Rico in the western Atlantic." Botanica Marina 60 (6):639–649. https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2017-0034
  • Ruiz, Hector, Ballantine, David L., and Sabater, Jorge. 2017. "Continued Spread of the seagrass Halophila stipulacea in the Caribbean: Documentation in Puerto Rico and the British Virgin Islands." Gulf and Caribbean Research 28 (1):SC5–SC7. https://doi.org/10.18785/gcr.2801.05
  • Schmidt, W. E., Lozada-Troche, C., Ballantine, David L., Arakaki, N., Gabriel, D., Norris, James N., and Fredericq, S. 2017. "Taxonomic transfer of the red algae Chrysymenia enteromorpha and C. wrightii to the genus Botryocladia (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodymeniales)." Phytotaxa 324 (2):122–138. https://doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.324.2.2
  • Appeldoorn, Richard, Ballantine, David L., Bejarano, Ivonne, Carlo, Milton, Nemeth, Michael, Otero, Ernesto, Pagan, Francisco, Ruiz, Hector, Schizas, Nikolaos, Sherman, Clark, and Weil, Ernesto. 2016. "Mesophotic coral ecosystems under anthropogenic stress: a case study at Ponce, Puerto Rico." Coral Reefs 35 (1):63–75. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-015-1360-5
  • Ballantine, David L., Ruiz, Hector, Lozada-Troche, Chad, and Norris, James N. 2016. "The genus Ramicrusta (Peyssonneliales, Rhodophyta) in the Caribbean Sea, including Ramicrusta bonairensis sp. nov. and Ramicrusta monensis sp. nov." Botanica Marina 59 (6):417–431. https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2016-0086
  • Reyes-Contreras, Maria, Kazandjian, Aniuska, and Ballantine, David L. 2016. "Identification Of Compounds Of Allelopathic Extracts From Two Species Of Metapeyssonnelia (Rhodophyta) Growing On The Hydrocoral, Millepora Complanata, In Puerto Rico." Gulf and Caribbean Research 27 (1):33–41. https://doi.org/10.18785/gcr.2701.04
  • Ballantine, David L., Ruiz, Hector, and Norris, James N. 2015. "Notes on the benthic marine algae of Puerto Rico, XI: new records including new Meredithia (Kallymeniaceae, Rhodophyta) species." Botanica Marina 58 (5):355–365. https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2015-0005
  • Athanasiadis, Athanasios and Ballantine, David L. 2014. "The genera Melyvonnea gen. nov and Mesophyllum s.s. (Melobesioideae, Corallinales, Rhodophyta) particularly from the central Atlantic Ocean." Nordic Journal of Botany 32 (4):385–436. https://doi.org/10.1111/njb.00265
  • Ballantine, David L., Lozada-Troche, Chad, and Ruiz, Hector. 2014. "Metapeyssonnelia tangerina (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta), a new species associated with coral reef habitats in Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea." Phycological Research 62 (3):197–205. https://doi.org/10.1111/pre.12051
  • Bucher, Katina E., Ballantine, David L., Lozada-Troche, Chad, and Norris, James N. 2014. "Wrangelia gordoniae, a new species of Rhodophyta (Ceramiales, Wrangeliaceae) from the tropical western Atlantic." Botanica Marina 57 (4):265–280. https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2014-0012
  • Lin, Showe-Mei, Huisman, John M., and Ballantine, David L. 2014. "Revisiting the systematics of Ganonema (Liagoraceae, Rhodophyta) with emphasis on species from the northwest Pacific Ocean." Phycologia 53 (1):37–51. https://doi.org/10.2216/13-201.1
  • Athanasiadis, Athanasios, Ballantine, David L., and Ruiz, Hector. 2013. "Hydrolithon abyssophila sp. nov. (Hydrolithoideae, Corallinales), a bisporic coralline from the insular shelf edge of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands (US)." Botanica Marina 56 (5-6):495–505. https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2013-0019
  • Ballantine, David L. and Ruiz, H. 2013. "A unique red algal reef formation in Puerto Rico." Coral Reefs 32 (2):411–411. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-013-1016-2
  • Abbott, Isabella A. and Ballantine, David L. 2012. "Veleroa setteana sp. nov. (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Hawaiian archipelago, including notes on the generitype." Pacific Science 6:387–395.
  • Ballantine, David L. and Ruiz, Hector. 2012. "Peyssonnelia stratosa sp nov (Peyssonneliaceae, Rhodophyta), a new shallow-water species from Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea." Cryptogamie Algologie 33 (3):235–244. https://doi.org/10.7872/crya.v33.iss3.2012.235
  • Norris, James N. and Ballantine, David L. 1995. "Two new species of the Red Alga Chrysymenia J. Agardh (Rhodomeniales: Rhodomeniaceae) from the Tropical Western Atlantic." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 108 (1):153–165.
  • Norris, James N. and Ballantine, David L. 1995. "Two new species of the red alga Chrysymenia J. Agardh (Rhodymeniales: Rhodymeniaceae) from the tropical western Atlantic." Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington (1): 153–165.
  • Apont, ,N.E., Ballantine, David L., and Norris, James N. 1994. "Culture studies on the morphology and life history of Aglaothamnion herveyi (Howe) comb. nov., with notes on A. felipponei (Howe) comb. nov." Phycologia 33:231–238.
  • Ballantine, David L. and Norris, James N. 1994. "Verdigellis, A new deep-water genus (Tetraporales, Chlorophhyta) from the Tropical Western Atlantic." Cryptogamic Botany 4:368–372.
  • Ballantine, David L. and Norris, James N. 1989. "Notes on the marine algae of Puerto Rico, V: new additions to the flora." Caribbean Journal of Science 25:1–8.

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