James Klaus

Associate Professor

  • 886 Citations
20012019

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Research Output

  • 886 Citations
  • 45 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Editorial
  • 1 Review article
2019

Deposition and early diagenesis of microbial mud in the Florida Everglades

Pederson, C. L., Klaus, J. S., Swart, P. K. & Mcneill, D. F., Oct 1 2019, In : Sedimentology. 66, 6, p. 1989-2010 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Early Miocene shallow-water corals from la Guajira, Colombia: Part I, Acroporidae-Montastraeidae

Flórez, P., Zapata-Ramírez, P. & Klaus, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Paleontology. 93, 1, p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Early Miocene shallow-water corals from La Guajira, Colombia: Part II, Mussidae-Siderastreidae and Milleporidae

Flórez, P., Zapata-Ramírez, P. & Klaus, J., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Paleontology. 93, 3, p. 416-436 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Erratum: Coral growth, bioerosion, and secondary accretion of living orbicellid corals from mesophotic reefs in the US Virgin Islands (Mar Ecol Prog Ser (2016) 559(45-63))

Weinstein, D. K., Sharifi, A., Klaus, J. S., Smith, T. B., Giri, S. J. & Helmle, K. P., Jan 1 2019, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 619, p. 215-217 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Evolution of the Caribbean subfamily Mussinae (Anthozoa: Scleractinia: Faviidae): transitions between solitary and colonial forms

Budd, A. F., Woodell, J. D., Huang, D. & Klaus, J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Systematic Palaeontology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Impacts of a changing earth on microbial dynamics and human health risks in the continuum between beach water and sand

Weiskerger, C. J., Brandão, J., Ahmed, W., Aslan, A., Avolio, L., Badgley, B. D., Boehm, A. B., Edge, T. A., Fleisher, J. M., Heaney, C. D., Jordao, L., Kinzelman, J. L., Klaus, J. S., Kleinheinz, G. T., Meriläinen, P., Nshimyimana, J. P., Phanikumar, M. S., Piggot, A. M., Pitkänen, T., Robinson, C. & 9 others, Sadowsky, M. J., Staley, C., Staley, Z. R., Symonds, E. M., Vogel, L. J., Yamahara, K. M., Whitman, R. L., Solo-Gabriele, H. M. & Harwood, V. J., Oct 1 2019, In : Water Research. 162, p. 456-470 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations

Ramp reef depositional facies model for the Mid-Pliocene Golden Gates Reef Member of the Tamiami Formation, South Florida

Meeder, J. F., Klaus, J. S. & Grasmueck, M., Oct 1 2019, In : Facies. 65, 4, 40.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Corrigendum to “Mesophotic bioerosion: Variability and structural impact on U.S. Virgin Island deep reefs” [Geomorphology 222 (2014) 14–24]

Weinstein, D. K., Smith, T. B. & Klaus, J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Geomorphology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Expanded Florida reef development during the mid-Pliocene warm period

Klaus, J., Meeder, J. F., McNeill, D. F., Woodhead, J. F. & Swart, P. K., May 1 2017, In : Global and Planetary Change. 152, p. 27-37 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Novel “superspreader” bacteriophages promote horizontal gene transfer by transformation

Keen, E. C., Bliskovsky, V. V., Malagon, F., Baker, J., Prince, J. S., Klaus, J. & Adhya, S. L., Jan 1 2017, In : mBio. 8, 1, e02115-16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Species-specific responses to climate change and community composition determine future calcification rates of Florida Keys reefs

Okazaki, R. R., Towle, E. K., van Hooidonk, R., Mor, C., Winter, R. N., Piggot, A. M., Cunning, R., Baker, A. C., Klaus, J. S., Swart, P. K. & Langdon, C., Mar 1 2017, In : Global Change Biology. 23, 3, p. 1023-1035 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2016

Are coral reefs victims of their own past success?

Renema, W., Pandolfi, J. M., Kiessling, W., Bosellini, F. R., Klaus, J., Korpanty, C., Rosen, B. R., Santodomingo, N., Wallace, C. C., Webster, J. M. & Johnson, K. G., Apr 1 2016, In : Science advances. 2, 4, p. e1500850

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Coral growth, bioerosion, and secondary accretion of living orbicellid corals from mesophotic reefs in the US Virgin Islands

Weinstein, D. K., Sharifi, A., Klaus, J. S., Smith, T. B., Giri, S. J. & Helmle, K. P., Nov 9 2016, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 559, p. 45-63 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Low Florida coral calcification rates in the Plio-Pleistocene

Brachert, T. C., Reuter, M., Krüger, S., Klaus, J., Helmle, K. & Lough, J. M., Aug 12 2016, In : Biogeosciences. 13, 15, p. 4513-4532 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Potential impacts of PCBs on sediment microbiomes in a tropical marine environment

Klaus, J. S., Kourafalou, V. H., Piggot, A. M., Reniers, A., Kang, H. S., Kumar, N., Zahran, E. M., Bachas, L. G., Fernandez, A., Gardinali, P., Toborek, M., Daunert, S., Deo, S. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Marine Science and Engineering. 4, 1, 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Upwellings mitigated Plio-Pleistocene heat stress for reef corals on the Florida platform (USA)

Brachert, T. C., Reuter, M., Krüger, S., Kirkerowicz, J. & Klaus, J., Mar 10 2016, In : Biogeosciences. 13, 5, p. 1469-1489 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2015

Deposition and diagenesis of marine oncoids: Implications for development of carbonate porosity

Pederson, C. L., McNeill, D. F., Klaus, J. & Swart, P. K., Nov 1 2015, In : Journal of Sedimentary Research. 85, 11, p. 1323-1333 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Habitat heterogeneity reflected in mesophotic reef sediments

Weinstein, D. K., Klaus, J. S. & Smith, T. B., Nov 1 2015, In : Sedimentary Geology. 329, p. 177-187 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Low Florida coral calcification rates in the Plio-Pleistocene

Brachert, T. C., Reuter, M., Krüger, S., Klaus, J., Helmle, K. & Lough, J. M., Dec 21 2015, In : Biogeosciences Discussions. 12, 24, p. 20515-20555 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2014

A 4.2 million years record of interglacial paleoclimate from sclerochronological data of Florida carbonate platform (Early Pliocene to recent)

Brachert, T. C., Reuter, M., Krüger, S., Lohmann, H., Petuch, E. J. & Klaus, J. S., Sep 2014, In : Global and Planetary Change. 120, p. 54-64 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Editorial: The Depositional Record

Swart, P. K., Carling, P. A., Immenhauser, A. M. & Klaus, J. S., Oct 1 2014, In : Sedimentology. 61, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Effects of full-scale beach renovation on fecal indicator levels in shoreline sand and water

Hernandez, R. J., Hernandez, Y., Jimenez, N. H., Piggot, A. M., Klaus, J. S., Feng, Z., Reniers, A. & Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Jan 1 2014, In : Water Research. 48, 1, p. 579-591 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Functional gene diversity of oolitic sands from Great Bahama Bank

Diaz, M. R., Van Norstrand, J. D., Eberli, G. P., Piggot, A. M., Zhou, J. & Klaus, J. S., May 2014, In : Geobiology. 12, 3, p. 231-249 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Mesophotic bioerosion: Variability and structural impact on U.S. Virgin Island deep reefs

Weinstein, D. K., Smith, T. B. & Klaus, J. S., Oct 1 2014, In : Geomorphology. 222, p. 14-24 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Persistence and change in community composition of reef corals through present, past, and future climates

Edmunds, P. J., Adjeroud, M., Baskett, M. L., Baums, I. B., Budd, A. F., Carpenter, R. C., Fabina, N. S., Fan, T. Y., Franklin, E. C., Gross, K., Han, X., Jacobson, L., Klaus, J. S., McClanahan, T. R., O'Leary, J. K., Van Oppen, M. J. H., Pochon, X., Putnam, H. M., Smith, T. B., Stat, M. & 3 others, Sweatman, H., Van Woesik, R. & Gates, R. D., Oct 1 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 10, e107525.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2013

Bacterial community of oolitic carbonate sediments of the Bahamas Archipelago

Diaz, M. R., Piggot, A. M., Eberli, G. P. & Klaus, J. S., Jun 27 2013, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 485, p. 9-24 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Depositional sequences and stratigraphy of the Colón carbonate platform: Bocas del Toro archipelago, Panama

McNeill, D. F., Klaus, J. S., O'Connell, L. G., Coates, A. G. & Morgan, W. A., Feb 1 2013, In : Journal of Sedimentary Research. 83, 2, p. 183-195 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Resource partitioning and paleoecology of Neogene free-living corals as determined from skeletal stable isotope composition

Klaus, J. S., Murray, S. T., Swart, P. K. & McNeill, D. F., Oct 1 2013, In : Bulletin of Marine Science. 89, 4, p. 937-954 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2012

Environmental controls on microbial community cycling in modern marine stromatolites

Bowlin, E. M., Klaus, J. S., Foster, J. S., Andres, M. S., Custals, L. & Reid, R. P., Jul 1 2012, In : Sedimentary Geology. 263-264, p. 45-55 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Hosts of the plio-pleistocene past reflect modern-day coral vulnerability

van Woesik, R., Franklin, E. C., O’Leary, J., McClanahan, T. R., Klaus, J. & Budd, A. F., Jun 22 2012, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 279, 1737, p. 2448-2456 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Late neogene chronology and sequence stratigraphy of mixed carbonatesiliciclastic deposits of the Cibao Basin, Dominican Republic

McNeill, D. F., Klaus, J. S., Budd, A. F., Lutz, B. P. & Ishman, S. E., Jan 1 2012, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 124, 1-2, p. 35-58 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Neogene reef coral assemblages of the Bocas del Toro region, Panama: The rise of Acropora palmata

Klaus, J. S., McNeill, D. F., Budd, A. F. & Coates, A. G., Mar 1 2012, In : Coral Reefs. 31, 1, p. 191-203 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Relationship between enterococcal levels and sediment biofilms at recreational beaches in South Florida

Piggot, A. M., Klaus, J. S., Johnson, S., Phillips, M. C. & Helena, M. S. G., Sep 1 2012, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78, 17, p. 5973-5982 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Spatial and temporal variation in indicator microbe sampling is influential in beach management decisions

Enns, A. A., Vogel, L. J., Abdelzaher, A. M., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Plano, L. R. W., Gidley, M. L., Phillips, M. C., Klaus, J. S., Piggot, A. M., Feng, Z., Reniers, A. J. H. M., Haus, B. K., Elmir, S. M., Zhang, Y., Jimenez, N. H., Abdel-Mottaleb, N., Schoor, M. E., Brown, A., Khan, S. Q., Dameron, A. S. & 2 others, Salazar, N. C. & Fleming, L. E., May 1 2012, In : Water Research. 46, 7, p. 2237-2246 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations
2011

An unusual Pocillopora reef from the Late Miocene of Hispaniola

Reuter, M., Brachert, T. C., Böcker, A. & Klaus, J. S., Jun 1 2011, In : Coral Reefs. 30, 2, p. 307 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Coral black band disease microbial communities and genotypic variability of the dominant cyanobacteria (CD1C11)

Klaus, J. S., Janse, I. & Fouke, B. W., Oct 1 2011, In : Bulletin of Marine Science. 87, 4, p. 795-821 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Relationships between sand and water quality at recreational beaches

Phillips, M. C., Solo-Gabriele, H. M., Piggot, A. M., Klaus, J. S. & Zhang, Y., Dec 15 2011, In : Water Research. 45, 20, p. 6763-6769 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Rise and fall of Pliocene free-living corals in the Caribbean

Klaus, J. S., Lutz, B. P., McNeill, D. F., Budd, A. F., Johnson, K. G. & Ishman, S. E., Apr 1 2011, In : Geology. 39, 4, p. 375-378 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
2008

Caribbean chronostratigraphy refined with U-Pb dating of a Miocene coral

Denniston, R. F., Asmerom, Y., Polyak, V. Y., McNeill, D. F., Klaus, J. S., Cole, P. & Budd, A. F., Feb 1 2008, In : Geology. 36, 2, p. 151-154 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Late Neogene planktonic foraminifera of the Cibao Valley (northern Dominican Republic): Biostratigraphy and paleoceanography

Lutz, B. P., Ishman, S. E., McNeill, D. F., Klaus, J. S. & Budd, A. F., Dec 1 2008, In : Marine Micropaleontology. 69, 3-4, p. 282-296 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2007

A late Miocene low-nutrient window for Caribbean reef formation?

Maier, K. L., Klaus, J. S., McNeill, D. F. & Budd, A. F., Sep 1 2007, In : Coral Reefs. 26, 3, p. 635-639 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Coral microbial communities, zooxanthellae and mucus along gradients of seawater depth and coastal pollution

Klaus, J. S., Janse, I., Heikoop, J. M., Sanford, R. A. & Fouke, B. W., May 1 2007, In : Environmental Microbiology. 9, 5, p. 1291-1305 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Scopus citations

Environmental controls on corallite morphology in the reef coral Montastraea annularis

Klaus, J. S., Budd, A. F., Heikoop, J. M. & Fouke, B. W., Jan 1 2007, In : Bulletin of Marine Science. 80, 1, p. 233-260 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2005

Bacterial communities inhabiting the healthy tissues of two Caribbean reef corals: Interspecific and spatial variation

Klaus, J. S., Frias-Lopez, J., Bonheyo, G. T., Heikoop, J. M. & Fouke, B. W., Mar 1 2005, In : Coral Reefs. 24, 1, p. 129-137 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Scopus citations
2004

Bacterial community associated with black band disease in corals

Frias-Lopez, J., Klaus, J. S., Bonheyo, G. T. & Fouke, B. W., Oct 1 2004, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70, 10, p. 5955-5962 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

99 Scopus citations
2003
26 Scopus citations
2001

The origin and early evolution of the Montastraea "annularis" species complex (Anthozoa: Scleractinia)

Budd, A. F. & Klaus, J. S., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of Paleontology. 75, 3, p. 527-545 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations