Adult female spawning

Adult female spawning

Dr Ceri Lewis
Senior Lecturer in Marine Biology

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Key publications



Roberts DA, Birchenough SNR, Lewis C, Sanders MB, Bolam T, Sheahan D (2012). Ocean acidification increases the toxicity of contaminated sediments. Global Change Biology
Lewis C, Beggah S, Pook C, Guitart C, Redshaw C, Van der Meer JR, Readman JW, Galloway T (2009). Novel Use of a Whole Cell E-coli Bioreporter as a Urinary Exposure Biomarker. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 43(2), 423-428. Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Galloway TS (2009). Reproductive consequences of paternal genotoxin exposure in marine invertebrates. Environmental Science and Technology, 43(3), 928-933. Abstract.
Lewis C, Olive PJ, Bentley MG, Watson G (2002). Does seasonal reproduction occur at the optimal time for fertilization in the polychaetes Arenicola marina L. and Nereis virens Sars?.  Abstract. DOI.

Publications by category


Journal articles

Galloway TS, Cole M, lewis C (In Press). Interactions of microplastics throughout the marine ecosystem. Nature Ecology and Environment
Mangan S, Urbina MA, Findlay HS, Wilson RW, Lewis C (2017). Fluctuating seawater pH/pCO2 regimes are more energetically expensive than static pH/pCO2 levels in the mussel Mytilus edulis. Proc Biol Sci, 284(1865). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Uren Webster TM, Williams TD, Katsiadaki I, Lange A, Lewis C, Shears JA, Tyler CR, Santos EM (2017). Hepatic transcriptional responses to copper in the three-spined stickleback are affected by their pollution exposure history. Aquat Toxicol, 184, 26-36. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Campbell AL, Ellis RP, Urbina MA, Mourabit S, Galloway TS, Lewis C (2017). Impacts of ocean acidification on sperm develop with exposure time for a polychaete with long lived sperm. Mar Environ Res, 129, 268-276. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Galloway T, Lewis C (2017). Marine microplastics. Curr Biol, 27(11), R445-R446. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Watts AJR, Porter A, Hembrow N, Sharpe J, Galloway TS, Lewis C (2017). Through the sands of time: Beach litter trends from nine cleaned north cornish beaches. Environ Pollut, 228, 416-424. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Watts AW, Mauricio A. Urbina MU, Goodhead RG, Moger JJ, Lewis CL, Galloway TG (2016). Effect of microplastic on the gills of the Shore Crab Carcinus maenas. Environmental Science and Technology (Washington) Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Hird CM, Urbina MA, Lewis CN, Snape JR, Galloway TS (2016). Fluoxetine Exhibits Pharmacological Effects and Trait-Based Sensitivity in a Marine Worm. Environ Sci Technol, 50(15), 8344-8352. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Clark JR, Cole M, Lindeque PK, Fileman E, Blackford J, Lewis C, Lenton TM, Galloway TS (2016). Marine microplastic debris: a targeted plan for understanding and quantifying interactions with marine life. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 14, 317-324. Full text. DOI.
Galloway TS, Lewis CN (2016). Marine microplastics spell big problems for future generations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 113(9), 2331-2333. Author URL. DOI.
Cole M, Lindeque PK, Fileman E, Clark J, Lewis C, Halsband C, Galloway TS (2016). Microplastics Alter the Properties and Sinking Rates of Zooplankton Faecal Pellets. Environ Sci Technol, 50(6), 3239-3246. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Campbell AL, Levitan DR, Hosken DJ, Lewis C (2016). Ocean acidification changes the male fitness landscape. Sci Rep, 6 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Lewis C, Ellis RP, Vernon E, Elliot K, Newbatt S, Wilson RW (2016). Ocean acidification increases copper toxicity differentially in two key marine invertebrates with distinct acid-base responses. Sci Rep, 6 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Watts AJR, Urbina MA, Corr S, Lewis C, Galloway TS (2015). Ingestion of Plastic Microfibers by the Crab Carcinus maenas and its Effect on Food Consumption and Energy Balance. Environ Sci Technol, 49(24), 14597-14604. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Pope EC, Ellis RP, Scolamacchia M, Scolding JWS, Keay A, Chingombe P, Shields RJ, Wilcox R, Speirs DC, Wilson RW, et al (2014). European sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax, in a changing ocean. Biogeosciences, 11(9), 2519-2530. Abstract. DOI.
Campbell AL, Mangan S, Ellis RP, Lewis C (2014). Ocean acidification increases copper toxicity to the early life history stages of the polychaete Arenicola marina in artificial seawater. Environ Sci Technol, 48(16), 9745-9753. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Watts AJR, Lewis C, Goodhead RM, Beckett SJ, Moger J, Tyler CR, Galloway TS (2014). Uptake and retention of microplastics by the shore crab Carcinus maenas. Environ Sci Technol, 48(15), 8823-8830. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Clemow K, Holt WV (2013). Metal contamination increases the sensitivity of larvae but not gametes to ocean acidification in the polychaete Pomatoceros lamarckii (Quatrefages). MARINE BIOLOGY, 160(8), 2089-2101. Author URL. DOI.
Lewis CN, Brown KA, Edwards LA, Cooper G, Findlay HS (2013). Sensitivity to ocean acidification parallels natural pCO<inf>2</inf> gradients experienced by Arctic copepods under winter sea ice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(51). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Lewis C, Watson GJ (2012). Expanding the ecotoxicological toolbox: the inclusion of polychaete reproductive endpoints. Mar Environ Res, 75, 10-22. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Ford AT (2012). Infertility in male aquatic invertebrates: a review. Aquat Toxicol, 120-121, 79-89. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Roberts DA, Birchenough SNR, Lewis C, Sanders MB, Bolam T, Sheahan D (2012). Ocean acidification increases the toxicity of contaminated sediments. Global Change Biology
Caldwell GS, Lewis C, Pickavance G, Taylor RL, Bentley MG (2011). Exposure to copper and a cytotoxic polyunsaturated aldehyde induces reproductive failure in the marine polychaete Nereis virens (Sars). Aquat Toxicol, 104(1-2), 126-134. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Melzer D, Rice NE, Lewis C, Henley WE, Galloway TS (2010). Association of urinary bisphenol a concentration with heart disease: evidence from NHANES 2003/06. PLoS One, 5(1). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Lewis C, Guitart C, Pook C, Scarlett A, Readman J, Galloway T (2010). INTEGRATED ASSESSMENT OF OIL POLLUTION USING BIOLOGICAL MONITORING AND CHEMICAL FINGERPRINTING. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 29(6), 1358-1366.
Uren-Webster TM, Lewis C, Filby AL, Paull GC, Santos EM (2010). Mechanisms of toxicity of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate on the reproductive health of male zebrafish. Aquat Toxicol, 99(3), 360-369. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Galloway T (2010). Sperm toxicity and the reproductive ecology of marine invertebrates. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management, 6(1), 188-190.
Galloway T, Lewis C, Dolciotti I, Johnston BD, Moger J, Regoli F (2010). Sublethal toxicity of nano-titanium dioxide and carbon nanotubes in a sediment dwelling marine polychaete. Environ Pollut, 158(5), 1748-1755. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Morales-Caselles C, Lewis C, Riba I, Delvalls TA, Galloway T (2009). A multibiomarker approach using the polychaete Arenicola marina to assess oil-contaminated sediments. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, 16(6), 618-629. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Beggah S, Pook C, Guitart C, Redshaw C, Van der Meer JR, Readman JW, Galloway T (2009). Novel Use of a Whole Cell E-coli Bioreporter as a Urinary Exposure Biomarker. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 43(2), 423-428. Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Galloway TS (2009). Reproductive consequences of paternal genotoxin exposure in marine invertebrates. Environmental Science and Technology, 43(3), 928-933. Abstract.
Pook C, Lewis C, Galloway T (2009). The metabolic and fitness costs associated with metal resistance in Nereis diversicolor. Mar Pollut Bull, 58(7), 1063-1071. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Karageorgopoulos P (2008). A new species of Marphysa (Eunicidae) from the western Cape of South Africa. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 88(2), 277-287. Abstract. DOI.
Lewis C, Galloway, T.S. (2008). Genotoxic damage. in polychaetes: a study of species and cell-type sensitivities. Mutation Research-Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 654, 69-75. Full text.
Lewis C, Pook C, Galloway T (2008). Reproductive toxicity of the water accommodated fraction (WAF) of crude oil in the polychaetes Arenicola marina (L.) and Nereis virens (Sars). Aquat Toxicol, 90(1), 73-81. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Caldwell GS, Lewis C, Olive PJW, Bentley MG (2005). Exposure to 2,4-decadienal negatively impacts upon marine invertebrate larval fitness. Mar Environ Res, 59(5), 405-417. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Caldwell GS, Bentley MG, Olive PJW (2004). Effects of a bioactive diatom-derived aldehyde on developmental stability in Nereis virens (Sars) larvae: an analysis using fluctuating asymmetry. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 304(1), 1-16. Abstract. DOI.
Lewis C, Olive PJW, Bentley MG (2003). Pre-emptive competition as a selective pressure for early reproduction in the polychaete Nereis virens. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 254, 199-211. Abstract.

Chapters

Olive PJW, Lewis CN, Last K, Beardall V, Bentley MG (2001). Fitness consequences of seasonal reproduction: Experiments on the polychaete Nereis virens. In Atkinson D, Thorndyke M (Eds.) Environment and animal development: genes, life histories and plasticity, Oxford: BIOS Scientific Publishers Ltd.

Conferences

Lewis C, Caldwell G, Galloway T (2010). Impacts of Environmental Contamination on the Reproductive Ecology of Marine Invertebrates. Meeting of the Division of Chemical Toxicology of the American-Chemical-Society. 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC. 16th - 20th Aug 2009.
Pook C, Lewis C, Galloway T (2008). The metabolic and fitness costs of resistance to copper and zinc toxicity in Nereis diversicolor.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C (2005). Aspects of the reproductive biology of the south african polychaete, arenicola loveni loveni (kinberg 1866).  Abstract. DOI.
Lewis C (2005). Fertilization, post-fertilization development and larval biology of the south african polychaete, arenicola loveni loveni (kinberg 1866).  Abstract. DOI.
Lewis C, Olive PJ, Bentley MG, Watson G (2002). Does seasonal reproduction occur at the optimal time for fertilization in the polychaetes Arenicola marina L. and Nereis virens Sars?.  Abstract. DOI.
Olive PJW, Lewis C, Beardall V (2000). Fitness components of seasonal reproduction: an analysis using Nereis virens as a life history model.  Abstract. DOI.

Publications by year



In Press

Galloway TS, Cole M, lewis C (In Press). Interactions of microplastics throughout the marine ecosystem. Nature Ecology and Environment

2017

Mangan S, Urbina MA, Findlay HS, Wilson RW, Lewis C (2017). Fluctuating seawater pH/pCO2 regimes are more energetically expensive than static pH/pCO2 levels in the mussel Mytilus edulis. Proc Biol Sci, 284(1865). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Uren Webster TM, Williams TD, Katsiadaki I, Lange A, Lewis C, Shears JA, Tyler CR, Santos EM (2017). Hepatic transcriptional responses to copper in the three-spined stickleback are affected by their pollution exposure history. Aquat Toxicol, 184, 26-36. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Campbell AL, Ellis RP, Urbina MA, Mourabit S, Galloway TS, Lewis C (2017). Impacts of ocean acidification on sperm develop with exposure time for a polychaete with long lived sperm. Mar Environ Res, 129, 268-276. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Galloway T, Lewis C (2017). Marine microplastics. Curr Biol, 27(11), R445-R446. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Watts AJR, Porter A, Hembrow N, Sharpe J, Galloway TS, Lewis C (2017). Through the sands of time: Beach litter trends from nine cleaned north cornish beaches. Environ Pollut, 228, 416-424. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2016

Watts AW, Mauricio A. Urbina MU, Goodhead RG, Moger JJ, Lewis CL, Galloway TG (2016). Effect of microplastic on the gills of the Shore Crab Carcinus maenas. Environmental Science and Technology (Washington) Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Hird CM, Urbina MA, Lewis CN, Snape JR, Galloway TS (2016). Fluoxetine Exhibits Pharmacological Effects and Trait-Based Sensitivity in a Marine Worm. Environ Sci Technol, 50(15), 8344-8352. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Clark JR, Cole M, Lindeque PK, Fileman E, Blackford J, Lewis C, Lenton TM, Galloway TS (2016). Marine microplastic debris: a targeted plan for understanding and quantifying interactions with marine life. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 14, 317-324. Full text. DOI.
Galloway TS, Lewis CN (2016). Marine microplastics spell big problems for future generations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 113(9), 2331-2333. Author URL. DOI.
Cole M, Lindeque PK, Fileman E, Clark J, Lewis C, Halsband C, Galloway TS (2016). Microplastics Alter the Properties and Sinking Rates of Zooplankton Faecal Pellets. Environ Sci Technol, 50(6), 3239-3246. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Campbell AL, Levitan DR, Hosken DJ, Lewis C (2016). Ocean acidification changes the male fitness landscape. Sci Rep, 6 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Lewis C, Ellis RP, Vernon E, Elliot K, Newbatt S, Wilson RW (2016). Ocean acidification increases copper toxicity differentially in two key marine invertebrates with distinct acid-base responses. Sci Rep, 6 Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.

2015

Watts AJR, Urbina MA, Corr S, Lewis C, Galloway TS (2015). Ingestion of Plastic Microfibers by the Crab Carcinus maenas and its Effect on Food Consumption and Energy Balance. Environ Sci Technol, 49(24), 14597-14604. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2014

Pope EC, Ellis RP, Scolamacchia M, Scolding JWS, Keay A, Chingombe P, Shields RJ, Wilcox R, Speirs DC, Wilson RW, et al (2014). European sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax, in a changing ocean. Biogeosciences, 11(9), 2519-2530. Abstract. DOI.
Campbell AL, Mangan S, Ellis RP, Lewis C (2014). Ocean acidification increases copper toxicity to the early life history stages of the polychaete Arenicola marina in artificial seawater. Environ Sci Technol, 48(16), 9745-9753. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Watts AJR, Lewis C, Goodhead RM, Beckett SJ, Moger J, Tyler CR, Galloway TS (2014). Uptake and retention of microplastics by the shore crab Carcinus maenas. Environ Sci Technol, 48(15), 8823-8830. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2013

Lewis C, Clemow K, Holt WV (2013). Metal contamination increases the sensitivity of larvae but not gametes to ocean acidification in the polychaete Pomatoceros lamarckii (Quatrefages). MARINE BIOLOGY, 160(8), 2089-2101. Author URL. DOI.
Lewis CN, Brown KA, Edwards LA, Cooper G, Findlay HS (2013). Sensitivity to ocean acidification parallels natural pCO<inf>2</inf> gradients experienced by Arctic copepods under winter sea ice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(51). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

2012

Lewis C, Watson GJ (2012). Expanding the ecotoxicological toolbox: the inclusion of polychaete reproductive endpoints. Mar Environ Res, 75, 10-22. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Ford AT (2012). Infertility in male aquatic invertebrates: a review. Aquat Toxicol, 120-121, 79-89. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Roberts DA, Birchenough SNR, Lewis C, Sanders MB, Bolam T, Sheahan D (2012). Ocean acidification increases the toxicity of contaminated sediments. Global Change Biology

2011

Caldwell GS, Lewis C, Pickavance G, Taylor RL, Bentley MG (2011). Exposure to copper and a cytotoxic polyunsaturated aldehyde induces reproductive failure in the marine polychaete Nereis virens (Sars). Aquat Toxicol, 104(1-2), 126-134. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2010

Melzer D, Rice NE, Lewis C, Henley WE, Galloway TS (2010). Association of urinary bisphenol a concentration with heart disease: evidence from NHANES 2003/06. PLoS One, 5(1). Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Lewis C, Guitart C, Pook C, Scarlett A, Readman J, Galloway T (2010). INTEGRATED ASSESSMENT OF OIL POLLUTION USING BIOLOGICAL MONITORING AND CHEMICAL FINGERPRINTING. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 29(6), 1358-1366.
Lewis C, Caldwell G, Galloway T (2010). Impacts of Environmental Contamination on the Reproductive Ecology of Marine Invertebrates. Meeting of the Division of Chemical Toxicology of the American-Chemical-Society. 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC. 16th - 20th Aug 2009.
Uren-Webster TM, Lewis C, Filby AL, Paull GC, Santos EM (2010). Mechanisms of toxicity of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate on the reproductive health of male zebrafish. Aquat Toxicol, 99(3), 360-369. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Galloway T (2010). Sperm toxicity and the reproductive ecology of marine invertebrates. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management, 6(1), 188-190.
Galloway T, Lewis C, Dolciotti I, Johnston BD, Moger J, Regoli F (2010). Sublethal toxicity of nano-titanium dioxide and carbon nanotubes in a sediment dwelling marine polychaete. Environ Pollut, 158(5), 1748-1755. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2009

Morales-Caselles C, Lewis C, Riba I, Delvalls TA, Galloway T (2009). A multibiomarker approach using the polychaete Arenicola marina to assess oil-contaminated sediments. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int, 16(6), 618-629. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Beggah S, Pook C, Guitart C, Redshaw C, Van der Meer JR, Readman JW, Galloway T (2009). Novel Use of a Whole Cell E-coli Bioreporter as a Urinary Exposure Biomarker. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 43(2), 423-428. Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C, Galloway TS (2009). Reproductive consequences of paternal genotoxin exposure in marine invertebrates. Environmental Science and Technology, 43(3), 928-933. Abstract.
Pook C, Lewis C, Galloway T (2009). The metabolic and fitness costs associated with metal resistance in Nereis diversicolor. Mar Pollut Bull, 58(7), 1063-1071. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2008

Lewis C, Karageorgopoulos P (2008). A new species of Marphysa (Eunicidae) from the western Cape of South Africa. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 88(2), 277-287. Abstract. DOI.
Lewis C, Galloway, T.S. (2008). Genotoxic damage. in polychaetes: a study of species and cell-type sensitivities. Mutation Research-Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, 654, 69-75. Full text.
Lewis C, Pook C, Galloway T (2008). Reproductive toxicity of the water accommodated fraction (WAF) of crude oil in the polychaetes Arenicola marina (L.) and Nereis virens (Sars). Aquat Toxicol, 90(1), 73-81. Abstract.  Author URL.  Full text. DOI.
Pook C, Lewis C, Galloway T (2008). The metabolic and fitness costs of resistance to copper and zinc toxicity in Nereis diversicolor.  Author URL. DOI.

2005

Lewis C (2005). Aspects of the reproductive biology of the south african polychaete, arenicola loveni loveni (kinberg 1866).  Abstract. DOI.
Caldwell GS, Lewis C, Olive PJW, Bentley MG (2005). Exposure to 2,4-decadienal negatively impacts upon marine invertebrate larval fitness. Mar Environ Res, 59(5), 405-417. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
Lewis C (2005). Fertilization, post-fertilization development and larval biology of the south african polychaete, arenicola loveni loveni (kinberg 1866).  Abstract. DOI.

2004

Lewis C, Caldwell GS, Bentley MG, Olive PJW (2004). Effects of a bioactive diatom-derived aldehyde on developmental stability in Nereis virens (Sars) larvae: an analysis using fluctuating asymmetry. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 304(1), 1-16. Abstract. DOI.

2003

Lewis C, Olive PJW, Bentley MG (2003). Pre-emptive competition as a selective pressure for early reproduction in the polychaete Nereis virens. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 254, 199-211. Abstract.

2002

Lewis C, Olive PJ, Bentley MG, Watson G (2002). Does seasonal reproduction occur at the optimal time for fertilization in the polychaetes Arenicola marina L. and Nereis virens Sars?.  Abstract. DOI.

2001

Olive PJW, Lewis CN, Last K, Beardall V, Bentley MG (2001). Fitness consequences of seasonal reproduction: Experiments on the polychaete Nereis virens. In Atkinson D, Thorndyke M (Eds.) Environment and animal development: genes, life histories and plasticity, Oxford: BIOS Scientific Publishers Ltd.

2000

Olive PJW, Lewis C, Beardall V (2000). Fitness components of seasonal reproduction: an analysis using Nereis virens as a life history model.  Abstract. DOI.