Baumann JH, Bove CB, Carne L, Gutierez I, Castillo KD. Two offshore coral species show greater acclimatization capacity to environmental variation than nearshore counterparts in Southern Belize. 2021 Coral Reefs. doi: 10.1007/s00338-021-02124-8.

Bove CB, Whitehead RF, Szmant AM. Responses of coral gastrovascular cavity pH to changes in light level and seawater pH suggest species-specific responses to the effects of ocean acidification on calcification. 2020 Coral Reefs, 1-17. doi: 10.1007/s00338-020-01995-7*

Bove CB, Umbanhowar J, Castillo KD. Meta-analysis reveals reduced coral calcification under projected ocean warming but not under acidification across the Caribbean Sea. 2020 Frontiers in Marine Science, 7:1-11. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2020.00127. *

Bove CB, Ries JB, Davies SW, Westfield IT, Umbanhowar J, Castillo KD. Common Caribbean corals exhibit highly variable responses to future acidification and warming. 2019 Proceedings of the Royal Society B., 286:1-9. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2018.2840. *

Benson BE, Rippe JP, Bove CB, Castillo KD. Apparent timing of density banding in the Caribbean coral Siderastrea siderea suggests complex role of key physiological variables. 2018 Coral Reefs, 38:165-176. doi: 10.1007/s00338-018-01753-w. PDF

* I strive to make all data and code from my research publicly available. If you wish to see the associated materials, please visit my GitHub ( or email me.

Publications in press and in review

Bove CB, Mudge L, Bruno JF. One Hundred and Fifty Years of Warming on Caribbean Coral Reefs. In Review. Preprint available

Aichelman HE, Bove CB, Castillo KD, Boulton JM, Knowlton AC, Nieves OC, Ries JB, Davies SW. Exposure duration modulates the response of Caribbean corals to global change stressors. In Press: Limnology & Oceanography. Preprint available

Davies SW, Putnam HM, Ainsworth T, Baum JK, Bove CB, Crosby SC, C.t. IM, Duplouy A, Fulweiler RW, Griffin AJ, Hanley TC, Hill T, Humanes A, Metaxas A, Parker L, Rivera HE, Silbiger NJ, Smith NS, Spalding AK, Traylor-Knowles N, Weigel BL, Wright RM, Bates AE. Shifting Our Value System Beyond Citations for a MoreEquitable Future. In Press: PLOS Biology. Preprint available