Gauthier SCHAAL

Biologie et écologie marine, écologie trophique, isotopes stables, acides gras

Maître de Conférences
Université de Bretagne Occidentale


Laboratoire LEMAR



Quillien, N., Nordström, M. C., Schaal, G., Bonsdorff, E., & Grall, J. (2016). Opportunistic basal resource simplifies food web structure and functioning of a highly dynamic marine environment. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 477, 92–102. Cite
Liénart, C., Savoye, N., Bozec, Y., Breton, E., Conan, P., David, V., … Sultan, E. (2017). Dynamics of particulate organic matter composition in coastal systems: A spatio-temporal study at multi-systems scale. Progress in Oceanography, 156, 221–239. Cite
Gasmi, S., Bernard, I., Pouvreau, S., Maurer, D., Schaal, G., Ganthy, F., … David, V. (2017). Spatial patterns in the condition index of the wild Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas in a macrotidal coastal ecosystem: Influence of tidal processes and beyond. Journal of Sea Research, 119, 28–36. Cite
Burel, T., Schaal, G., Grall, J., Le Duff, M., Chapalain, G., Schmitt, B., … Gall, E. A. (2019). Small-scale effects of hydrodynamics on the structure of intertidal macroalgal communities: A novel approach. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 226, UNSP 106290. Cite
Mathieu-Resuge, M., Schaal, G., Kraffe, E., Corvaisier, R., Lebeau, O., Lluch-Cota, S. E., … Le Grand, F. (2019). Different particle sources in a bivalve species of a coastal lagoon: evidence from stable isotopes, fatty acids, and compound-specific stable isotopes. Marine Biology, 166(7), 89. Cite
Mathieu-Resuge, M., Kraffe, E., Le Grand, F., Boens, A., Bideau, A., Lluch-Cota, S. E., … Schaal, G. (2019). Trophic ecology of suspension-feeding bivalves inhabiting a north-eastern Pacific coastal lagoon: Comparison of different biomarkers. Marine Environmental Research, 145, 155–163. Cite
Le Croizier, G., Schaal, G., Point, D., Le Loc’h, F., Machu, E., Fall, M., … Tito-de-Morais, L. (2019). Stable isotope analyses revealed the influence of foraging habitat on mercury accumulation in tropical coastal marine fish. Science of the Total Environment, 650, 2129–2140. Cite
Le Croizier, G., Schaal, G., Gallon, R., Fall, M., Le Grand, F., Munaron, J.-M., … Tito-de-Morais, L. (2016). Trophic ecology influence on metal bioaccumulation in marine fish: Inference from stable isotope and fatty acid analyses. Science of the Total Environment, 573, 83–95. Cite
Lelievre, Y., Sarrazin, J., Marticorena, J., Schaal, G., Day, T., Legendre, P., … Matabos, M. (2018). Biodiversity and trophic ecology of hydrothermal vent fauna associated with tubeworm assemblages on the Juan de Fuca Ridge. Biogeosciences, 15(9), 2629–2647. Cite
Schaal, G., Nerot, C., Grall, J., Chouvelon, T., Lorrain, A., Mortillaro, J.-M., … Le Bris, H. (2016). Stable isotope ratios in bentho-demersal biota along a depth gradient in the Bay of Biscay: A multitrophic study. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, 179, 201–206. Cite
Nerot, C., Meziane, T., Schaal, G., Grall, J., Lorrain, A., Paulet, Y.-M., & Kraffe, E. (2015). Spatial changes in fatty acids signatures of the great scallop Pecten maximus across the Bay of Biscay continental shelf. Continental Shelf Research, 109, 1–9. Cite
Marchais, V., Schaal, G., Grall, J., Lorrain, A., Nerot, C., Richard, P., & Chauvaud, L. (2013). Spatial variability of stable isotope ratios in oysters (Crassostrea gigas) and primary producers along an estuarine gradient (Bay of Brest, France). Estuaries and Coasts, 36(4), 808–819. Retrieved from Cite
Chouvelon, T., Schaal, G., Grall, J., Pernet, F., Perdriau, M., A-Pernet, E. J., & Le Bris, H. (2015). Isotope and fatty acid trends along continental shelf depth gradients: Inshore versus offshore hydrological influences on benthic trophic functioning. Progress in Oceanography. Part A, 138, 158–175. Cite
Leclerc, J.-C., Riera, P., Leroux, C., Lévêque, L., Laurans, M., Schaal, G., & Davoult, D. (2013). Trophic significance of kelps in kelp communities in Brittany (France) inferred from isotopic comparisons. Marine Biology, 160(12), 3249–3258. Retrieved from Cite
Schaal, G., Leclerc, J.-C., Droual, G., Leroux, C., & Riera, P. (2016). Biodiversity and trophic structure of invertebrate assemblages associated with understorey red algae in a Laminaria digitata bed. Marine Biology Research, 12(5), 513–523. Cite
Schaal, G., Riera, P., Leroux, C., & Grall, J. (2010). A seasonal stable isotope survey of the food web associated to a peri-urban rocky shore. Marine Biology, 157(2), 283–294. Retrieved from Cite
Schaal, G., Riera, P., & Leroux, C. (2012). Food web structure within kelp holdfasts (Laminaria): a stable isotope study. Marine Ecology, 33(3), 370–376. Retrieved from Cite
Mortillaro, J. M., Schaal, G., Grall, J., Nerot, C., Brind’Amour, A., Marchais, V., … Le Bris, H. (2014). Comparative study of isotopic trends in two coastal ecosystems of North Biscay: A multitrophic spatial gradient approach. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 136, 149–156. Retrieved from Cite
Schaal, G., & Grall, J. (2015). Microscale aspects in the diet of the limpet Patella vulgata L. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 95(6), 1155–1162. Cite

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