Garza, D.R. and C.A. Suttle. 1998. The effect of cyanophages on the mortality of Synechococcus spp. and selection for UV resistant viral communities. Microbial Ecology 36:281-292.

Kepner, R.L., R.A. Wharton and C.A. Suttle. 1998. Abundant viruses in Antarctic lakes. Limnology and Oceanography 43:1754-1761.

DePaola, A., M.L. Motes, A.M. Chan and C.A. Suttle. 1998. Phages infecting Vibrio vulnificus are abundant and diverse in oysters collected from the Gulf of Mexico. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 64:346-351.

Wilhelm, S.W.,  M.G. Weinbauer, C.A. Suttle, R.J. Pledger, and D.L. Mitchell. 1998.  Measurements of DNA damage and photoreactivation imply that most viruses in marine surface waters are infective.  Aquatic Microbial Ecology 14:215-222. 

Wilhelm, S.W.,  Weinbauer, M.G., Suttle, C.A.,  Jeffrey W.H.  1998. The Role of Sunlight in the Removal and Repair of Viruses in the Sea. Limnology and Oceanography 43:586-592.

DeYoe, H.R., D.A. Stockwell, R.R. Bidigare, M. Latasa, P.W. Johnson, P.E. Hargraves and C.A. Suttle. 1997. Description and characterization of the algal species Aureoumbra lagunensis gen. et sp. nov. and referral of Aureoumbra and Aureococcus to the Pelagophyceae. Journal of Phycology 33:1042-1048.

Weinbauer, M.G., Suttle C.A. 1997. Comparison of epifluorescence and transmission electron microscopy for counting viruses in natural marine waters. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 13: 225-232

Weinbauer, M.G., Wilhelm, S.W., Suttle, C.A., Garza, D.R. 1997. Photoreactivation Compensates for UV Damage and Restores Infectivity to Natural Marine Viral Communities. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 63:2200-2205.

Weinbauer, M.G. and C.A. Suttle. 1996. Potential significance of lysogeny to bacteriophage production and bacterial mortality in coastal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 62:4374-4380.

Chen, F., C.A. Suttle and S.M. Short. 1996. Genetic diversity in marine algal virus communities as revealed by sequence analysis of DNA polymerase genes. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 62: 2869-2874.

Chen, F. and C.A. Suttle. 1996. Evolutionary relationships among large double-stranded DNA viruses that infect microalgae and other organisms as inferred from DNA polymerase genes. Virology 219: 170-178.

Garza, D.R. and C.A. Suttle. 1995. Large double-stranded DNA viruses which cause the lysis of marine heterotrophic nanoflagellates (Bodo sp.) occur in natural marine virus communities. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 9:203-210.

Hennes, K.P., A.M. Chan and C.A. Suttle. 1995. Fluorescently labeled virus probes: natural virus populations can control the structure of microbial communities. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 61:3623-3627.

Cottrell, M.T. and C.A. Suttle. 1995. Genetic diversity of algal viruses which lyse the photosynthetic picoflagellate Micromonas pusilla (Prasinophyceae). Applied and Environmental Microbiology 61:3088-3091.

Hennes, K.P. and C.A. Suttle. 1995. Direct counts of viruses in natural waters and laboratory cultures by epifluorescence microscopy. Limnology and Oceanography 40:1050-1055.

Chen, F. and C.A. Suttle. 1995. Nested PCR with three highly degenerate primers for amplification and identification of DNA from related organisms. BioTechniques 18:609-611.

Chen, F. and C.A. Suttle. 1995. Amplification of DNA polymerase gene fragments from viruses infecting microalgae. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 61:1274-1278.

Cottrell, M.T. and C.A. Suttle. 1995. Dynamics of a lytic virus infecting the photosynthetic marine picoflagellate, Micromonas pusilla. Limnology and Oceanography 40:730-739.

DeYoe, H.R., A.M. Chan and C.A. Suttle. 1995. Phylogeny of Aureococcus anophagefferens and a morphologically similar bloom-forming alga from Texas as determined by 18S rDNA sequence analysis. Journal of Phycology 31:413-418.

Suttle, C.A. and A.M. Chan. 1995. Viruses infecting the marine prymnesiophyte Chrysochromulina spp.: isolation, preliminary characterization and natural abundance. Marine Ecology Progress Series 118:275-282.

Suttle, C.A. 1994. The significance of viruses to mortality in aquatic microbial communities. Microbial Ecology 28:237-243.

Suttle, C.A. and A.M. Chan. 1994. Dynamics and distribution of cyanophages and their effect on marine Synechococcus spp. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 60:3167-3174.

DeYoe, H.D. and C.A. Suttle. 1994. The inability of the Texas "Brown Tide" alga to use nitrate and the role of nitrogen in the initiation of a persistent bloom of this organism. Journal of Phycology 30:800-806.

Suttle, C.A. and A.M. Chan. 1993. Marine cyanophages infecting oceanic and coastal strains of Synechococcus: abundance, morphology, cross-infectivity and growth characteristics. Marine Ecology Progress Series 92:99-109.

Fuhrman, J.A. and C.A. Suttle. 1993. Viruses in marine planktonic systems. Oceanography 6:50-62.

Cottrell, M.T. and C.A. Suttle. 1993. Production of axenic cultures of Micromonas pusilla (Prasinophyceae) using treatments with antibiotics. Journal of Phycology 29:385-387.

Gonzalez, J.M. and C.A. Suttle. 1993. Grazing by marine nanoflagellates on viruses and virus-sized particles: ingestion and digestion. Marine Ecology Progress Series 94:1-10.

Suttle, C.A. 1992. Inhibition of photosynthesis by the submicron size fraction concentrated from seawater. Marine Ecology Progress Series 87:105-112.

Suttle, C.A. and F. Chen. 1992. Mechanisms and rates of decay of marine viruses in seawater. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 58:3721-3729.

Cottrell, M.T. and C.A. Suttle. 1991. Wide-spread occurrence and clonal variation in viruses which cause lysis of a cosmopolitan, eukaryotic marine phytoplankter Micromonas pusilla. Marine Ecology Progress Series 78:1-9.

Suttle, C.A., A.M. Chan, M.T. Cottrell. 1991. Virus ecology - reply. Nature 351:612-613.

Suttle, C.A., W.P. Cochlan and J.G. Stockner. 1991. Size-related demands for ammonium and phosphate and N:P supply ratios in freshwater plankton communities. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 48:1226-1234.

Suttle, C.A., A.M. Chan and M.T. Cottrell. 1991. Use of ultrafiltration to isolate viruses from seawater which are pathogens to marine phytoplankton. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 57:721-726.

Suttle, C.A., A.M. Chan and J.A. Fuhrman. 1991. Dissolved free amino acids in the Sargasso Sea: Uptake and respiration rates, turnover times and concentrations. Marine Ecology Progress Series 70:189-199.

Suttle, C.A., A.M. Chan, and M.T. Cottrell. 1990. Infection of viruses by phytoplankton and reduction of primary productivity. Nature 347:467-469.

Suttle, C.A., J.A. Fuhrman and D.G. Capone. 1990. Rapid ammonium cycling and concentration-dependent partitioning of ammonium and phosphate: implications for carbon transfer in planktonic communities. Limnology and Oceanography 35:424-433.

Butler, N., C.A. Suttle and W.E. Neill. 1989. Discrimination by zooplankton between algae of different nutritional status. Oecologia 78:368-372.

Suttle, C.A. and P.J. Harrison. 1988. Ammonium and phosphate uptake rates, N:P supply ratios, and evidence for N and P limitation in some oligotrophic freshwater lakes. Limnology and Oceanography 33:186-202.

Suttle, C.A. and P.J. Harrison. 1988. Rapid ammonium uptake by freshwater phytoplankton. Journal of Phycology 24:13-16.

Suttle, C.A. and P.J. Harrison. 1988. Ammonium and phosphate uptake kinetics of size-fractionated phytoplankton from an oligotrophic freshwater lake. Journal of Plankton Research 10:133-149.

Suttle, C.A., J.G. Stockner, K.S. Shortreed and P.J. Harrison. 1988. Time-course of size-fractionated phosphate uptake: Are large cells better competitors for pulses of phosphate than smaller cells? Oecologia 74:571-576.

Suttle, C.A., J.G. Stockner and P.J. Harrison. 1987. Effects of nutrient pulses on community structure and cell size of a freshwater phytoplankton assemblage in culture. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 44:1768-1774.

Suttle, C.A., A.M. Chan, W.D. Taylor and P.J. Harrison. 1986. Grazing of planktonic diatoms by microflagellates. Journal of Plankton Research 8:393-398.

Suttle, C.A. and P.J. Harrison. 1986. Phosphorus uptake rates of phytoplankton assemblages grown at different dilution rates in semi-continuous culture. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 43:1474-1481.

Suttle, C.A., N.M. Price, P.J. Harrison and P.A. Thompson. 1986. Polymerization of silica in acidic solutions: A note of caution to phycologists. Journal of Phycology 22:234-237.


Suttle, C.A. 2002. Community Structure: Viruses Chapter 32 (pp. 364-370) in Manual of Environmental Microbiology (2nd ed), C.J. Hurst, G.R. Knudson, M.J. McInerney, L.D. Stezenbach and M.V. Walter (eds.), ASM Press, Wash DC

Suttle, C.A. 2000. Cyanophages and their role in the ecology of cyanobacteria. Chapter 20 (pp. 563-589 in The Ecology of Cyanobacteria: Their Diversity in Time and Space, B.A. Whitton and M. Potts (eds.), Kluwer Academic Publ, Boston

Suttle, C.A. 2000. The ecological, evolutionary and geochemical consequences of viral infection of cyanobacteria and eukaryotic algae. Chapter 6 (pp. 248-286) in Viral Ecology, C.J. Hurst (ed.), Academic Press, London, 639 pp.

Suttle, C.A. 1997. Community Structure: Viruses. Chapter 28 (pp. 272-277) in Manual of Environmental Microbiology, C.J. Hurst, G.R. Knudson, M.J. McInerney, L.D. Stezenbach and M.V. Walter (eds.), ASM Press, Wash DC

Suttle, C.A. 1996. Community Structure: Viruses. Chapter 28 (pp. 272-277) in Manual of Environmental Microbiology, C.J. Hurst, G.R. Knudson, M.J. McInerney, L.D. Stezenbach and M.V. Walter (eds.), ASM Press, Washington DC, 894 pp.

Suttle, C.A. 1993. Enumeration and isolation of viruses. Chapter 15 (pp. 121-134) in Current Methods in Aquatic Microbial Ecology, P.F. Kemp, B.F. Sherr, E.F. Sherr and J.J. Cole (eds.), Lewis Publ., Boca Raton, 777 pp.

Conference Proceedings 

Suttle, C.A. 2003. Viral diversity and its implications for infection in the sea. pp. 43-46 in The Ecology of Marine Viruses, CIESM Workshop Program, 19-22 March 2003, Banyuls-sur-Mer.

Suttle, C.A. 2002. Loss processes in regulating harmful algal blooms pp. 17-18 in Developments for a Canadian GEOHAB (Global Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms) Program: 2001 Workshop Report, J.L. Martin (ed.), Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2400.

Suttle, C.A. 1996. Viruses as biological control agents for blooms of marine phytoplankton. pp. 71-76 in Proceedings of the Brown Tide Summit, 20-21 October 1995, New York Sea Grant Institute.

Stockwell, D.A., T.E. Whitledge, E.J. Buskey, H. DeYoe, K.C. Dunton, G.J. Holt, S.A. Holt, P.A. Montagna and C.A. Suttle. 1996. Texas coastal lagoons and a persistent brown tide. pp. 81-85 in Proceedings of the Brown Tide Summit, 20-21 October 1995, New York Sea Grant Institute.

Suttle, C.A., A.M. Chan, F. Chen and D.R. Garza. 1993. Cyanophages and sunlight: A paradox. pp. 303-307 in Trends in Microbial Ecology, R. Guerrero and C. Pedros-Alio (eds.), Span. Society Microbiology, Barcelona.

Suttle, C.A., F. Chen and A.M. Chan. 1992. Marine viruses: Decay rates, diversity and ecological implications. pp. 153-163 in International Marine Biotechnology Conference "IMBC-91": Short Communications of the Invited Lectures, C.C. Nash II (ed.), Developments in Microbiology Series, W. Brown Co., Dubuque.

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