José María Landeira Sánchez

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Recent publications

Couret Huertas, M., Landeira, J.M., Santana del Pino, A., Hernández León, S. 2023 A 50-year (1971-2021) mesozooplankton biomass data collection in the Canary Current System: base line, gaps, trends, and future prospect

Couret, M., Landeira, J.M., Tuset, V., Sarmiento Lezcano, A.N., Vélez-Belchí, P., Hernández León, S. 2023. Mesozooplankton size structure in the Canary Current System

Marro, P., Mrich, Hiba, Díaz Pérez, J., Landeira, J. M., Vélez Belchi, P., Hernández León, S. 2022. Zooplankton biomass, ETS activity and respiratory flux around the Canary Islands

Landeira, J. M., Liu, B., Omura, T., Akiba, T., Tanaka, Y., 2020. Salinity effects on the first larval stage of the invasive crab Hemigrapsus takanoi: Survival and swimming patterns. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 245, 106976.

Zhang, Z., Capinha, C., Uso, N., Weterings, R., Liu, X., Li, Y., Landeira, J.M., Zhou, Q., Yokota, M., 2020. Impacts of climate change on the global potential distribution of two notorious invasive crayfishes. Freshwater Biology, 65(3) 353-606.

Genis-Armero, R., Landeira, J., Capaccioni-Azzati, R., Palero, F., 2019. Updated distribution and first description of Scyllarus subarctus (Crustacea: Scyllaridae) decapodid stage. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 99(5), 1181-1188.

González, J.A., Landeira, J.M., 2019. On the presence of the deep-water rose shrimp Parapenaeus longirostris (Decapoda, Dendrobranchiata, Penaeidae) off the Canary Islands. Crustaceana, 92(8), 1015-1019.

Landeira, J.M., Yang, C.-H., Komai, T., Chan, T.-Y., Wakabayashi, K., 2019. Molecular confirmation and description of the larval morphology of Thalassocaris lucida (Dana, 1852) (Decapoda, Caridea, Pandaloidea). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 99(88), 1797-1805

Landeira, J.M., Cuesta, J.A., Tanaka, Y., 2019. Larval development of the brush-clawed shore crab Hemigrapsus takanoi Asakura & Watanabe, 2005 (Decapoda, Brachyura, Varunidae). J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. United Kingdom 1–12

Jiang, G.-C., Landeira, J.M., Shih, T.-W., Chan, T.-Y., 2018. First zoeal stage of Plesionika crosnieri Chan & Yu, 1991, P. ortmanni Doflein, 1902, and P. semilaevis Bate, 1888, with remarks on the early larvae of Plesionika Bate, 1888 (Crustacea, Decapoda). Zootaxa 4532, 385–395.

Landeira, J.M., González, J.A., 2018. First record of Pelagopenaeus balboae and Sergia wolffi (Decapoda, Dendrobranchiata) from the Canary Islands, with an annotated checklist of the Dendrobranchiata in the area. Crustaceana, 91(3), 379-387.

Landeira, J.M., Lozano-Soldevilla, F. 2018. Seasonality of planktonic crustacean decapod larvae in the subtropical waters of Gran Canaria island, NE Atlantic. Sci. Mar. 82(2), 119-134.

Landeira, J.M., Tamura, H., 2018. Morphology of the first zoea of Chaceon affinis (A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier 1894) and occurrence of Chaceon spp. larvae (Decapoda: Brachyura: Gerynonidae) in the Canary Islands waters, Northeastern Atlantic. Zootaxa, 4413 (3): 579-585.

Landeira, J.M., Matsuno, K., Tanaka, Y., Yamaguchi, A., 2018. First record of the larvae of tanner crab Chionoecetes bairdi in the Chukchi Sea: A future northward expansion in the Arctic? Polar Science, 16: 86-89.

Landeira, J.M., Matsuno, K., Yamaguchi, A., Hirawake, T., Kikuchi, T., 2017. Abundance, development stage and size of decapod larvae through the Bering and Chukchi Seas during summer. Polar Biology 40,1805–1819.

Landeira, J. M., Brochure, T., Mason, E., Lozano-Soldevilla, F., Hernández-León, S., Barton, E. D., 2017. Transport pathways of decapod larvae under intense mesoscale activity in the Canary-African coastal transition zone: implications for population connectivity. Scientia Marina, 81(3), 299-315. http://

Tamura, H., Landeira, J.M., Goshima, S., 2017. Morphological and morphometric variability in the zoea I larvae of Pugettia quadridens (De Haan, 1839): looking for reliable characters for taxonomic studies on the genus Pugettia Dana, 1851 (Majoidea: Epialtidae). Zootaxa, 4226(2): 264-272.

Ariza, A., Landeira, J. M ., Escánez, A ., Wienerroither, R ., Aguilar de Soto, N ., Røstad, A., Kaartvedt, S., Hernández-León, S., 2016. Vertical distribution, composition and migratory patterns of acoustic scattering layers in the Canary Islands. Journal of Marine Systems, 157, 82-91.

Jiang, G-C., Landeira, J.M., Shih, T-W., Chan, T-Y., 2016. Larval development to the ninth zoeal stage of Heterocarpus abulbus Yang, Chan and Chu, 2010 (Decapoda: Caridea: Pandalidae), a deep-water shrimp with high fishery potential. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 36(3): 310-328.

Matsuno, K., Landeira, J.M., Yamaguchi, A., Hirawake, T., Kikuchi, T., 2016. Spatial and geographical changes in mesozooplankton community through Bering and Chukchi Seas during summers of 2007 and 2008. Polar Science, 10(3): 335-345.

Ariza, A., Garijo, J. C., Landeira, J. M., Bordes, F., Hernández-León, S., 2015. Migrant biomass and respiratory carbon flux by zooplankton and micronekton in the subtropical northeast Atlantic Ocean (Canary Islands). Progress in Oceanography, 134, 330-342.

De Grave, S., Chan, T-Y., Chu, K.H., Yang, C-H., Landeira, J.M., 2015. Phylogenetics reveals the crustacean order Amphionidacea to be larval shrimps (Decapoda: Caridea). Scientific Reports, 5:17464.

Landeira, J.M., Jiang, G.-C., Chan, T.-Y., Shih, T.-W., González-Gordillo, J.I., 2015. Redescription of the early larval stages of the pandalid shrimp Chlorotocus crassicornis (Decapoda: Caridea: Pandalidae). Zootaxa 4013(1), 100-110.

García-Sanz, S., Navarro, P., Landeira J.M., Tuya, F., 2014. Colonization patterns of decapod crustaceans into artificial collectors: seasonality between habitat patches. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 34(4): 431-441. .

Herrera, A., Tuya, F., Packard, T., Espino, F., Landeira, J.M., Gómez, M., 2014. Seasonal variability of suprabenthos with particular emphasis on mysids, associated with Cymodocea nodosa seagrass meadows off Gran Canaria (eastern Atlantic). Continental Shelf Research, 88: 1-10.

Landeira, J. M., Chan, T-Y., Aguilar-Soto, N., Jiang, G-C., Yang, C-H., 2014. Description of the decapodid stage of Plesionika narval (Fabricius, 1787) (Decapoda: Pandalidae) identified by DNA analysis. Journal of Crusacean Biology, 34(3): 377-387.

Landeira, J.M., Sourisseau, M., Lunven, M., Ferron, B., Morin, P., Maria, L., 2014. Biophysical interactions control the size and abundance of large phytoplankton chains at the Ushant tidal front. PLoS ONE, 9(2): e90507.

Landeira, J. M., Lozano-Soldevilla, F., Hernández-León, S., 2013. Temporal and alongshore distribution of decapod larvae in the oceanic island of Gran Canaria (NW Africa). Journal of Plankton Research, 35(2), 309-322.

Landeira, J.M., Cuesta, J. A., 2012. Morphology of the second zoeal stage of Grapsus adscensionis (Osbeck, 1765) (Crustacea Decapoda, Grapsoidea) confirms larval characters of the family Grapsidae. Zootaxa, 3540(1): 59-64.

Landeira, J.M., Lozano-Soldevilla, F., Barton, E.D. 2012. Mesoscale advection of Upogebia pusilla larvae through an upwelling filament in the Canaries CTZ. Helgoland Marine Research, 66: 537-544.

Landeira, J.M., Fransen, C.H.J.M., 2012. New data on the mesopelagic shrimp community of the Canary Islands region. Crustaceana, 85 (4-5): 385-414.

Lunven, M., Landeira, J.M., Lehaître, M., Siano, R., Podeur, C., Daniélou, M.M., Le Gall, E., Gentien, P., Sourisseau, M., 2012. In situ Video and Fluorescence Analysis (VFA) of marine particles: applications in phytoplankton ecological studies. Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, 10: 807-823.

Landeira, J.M., Lozano-Soldevilla, F., Almansa, E., González-Gordillo, J.I., 2010. Early larval morphology of the armed nylon shrimp Heterocarpus ensifer ensifer A. Milne-Edwards, 1881 (Decapoda, Caridea, Pandalidae) from laboratory culture. Zootaxa, 2427: 1-14.

Landeira, J.M., Lozano-Soldevilla, F., González-Gordillo, J.I., 2009. Description of first five larval stages of Plesionika narval (Fabricius, 1787) (Crustacea, Decapoda, Pandalidae) obtained under laboratory conditions. Zootaxa, 2206: 45–61.

Landeira, J. M., Lozano-Soldevilla, F., Hernández-León, S., Barton, E. D., 2009. Spatial variability of planktonic invertebrate larvae in the Canary Islands area. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the U.K., 90(6), 1217-1225.

Landeira, J. M., Lozano-Soldevilla, F., Hernández-León, S., Barton, E. D., 2009. Horizontal distribution of invertebrate larvae around the oceanic island of Gran Canaria: the effect of mesoscale variability. Scientia Marina, 73(4): 761-771.

Landeira, J.M., Lozano-Soldevilla, F., González-Gordillo, J.I., 2009. Morphology of first seven larval stages of the striped soldier shrimp, Plesionika edwardsii (Brandt, 1851) (Crustacea: Decapoda:Pandalidae) from laboratory reared material. Zootaxa, 1986: 51-66.