Eagle RA, Guillermic M, De Corte I, Alvarez Caraveo B, Bove CB, Misra S, Cameron LP, Castillo KD, Ries JB. Physicochemical control of Caribbean coral calcification linked to host and symbiont responses to varying pCO2 and temperature. 2022. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering. 10(8):1075. doi: 10.3390/jmse10081075.

Brandt M, Silva-Romero I, Fernández-Garnica D, Qgudo-Adriani E, Bove CB, Bruno JF. Top-Down and Bottom-Up Control in the Galápagos Upwelling System. 2022. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7:1-8. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2022.845635. *

Bove CB, Mudge L, Bruno JF. A century of warming on Caribbean reefs. 2022. PLOS Climate 1(3): e0000002. doi: 10.1371/journal.pclm.0000002. (Preprint) *

Fifer JE, Yasuda N, Yamakita T, Bove CB, Davies SW. Genetic divergence and range expansion in a western North Pacific coral. 2022 Science of The Total Environment. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.152423.

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. 2021 Limnology & Oceanography. doi: 10.1002/lno.11863. (Preprint)

Davies SW, Putnam HM, Ainsworth T, Baum JK, Bove CB, Crosby SC, et al. Promoting inclusive metrics of success and impact to dismantle a discriminatory reward system in science. 2021 PLoS Biology. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3001282. (Preprint)

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, Davies SW, Ries JB, Umbanhowar J, Thomasson BC, Farquhar EB, McCoppin JA, Castillo KD. Global change differentially modulates coral physiology and suggests future shifts in Caribbean reef assemblages. In Review. Preprint available

Bove CB, Ingersoll MV, Davies SW. Help Me, Symbionts, You’re My Only Hope: Approaches to Accelerate Our Understanding of Coral Holobiont Interactions. In Review. Preprint available