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​23. Gobatto J, Magrini A, García-Hernández JE, Virdis F, Galli P, Seveso D, Montano S (2022) Spatial ecology of the association between demosponges and Nemalecium lighti at Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean. Diversity 14: 607

22. ​​Reimer JD, Wee HB, García-Hernández JE, Hoeksema BW (2022) Same but different? Zoantharian assemblages (Anthozoa: Hexacorallia) in Bonaire and Curaçao, southern Caribbean. Coral Reefs

21. García-Hernández JE, Tuohy E, Toledo-Rodriguez DA, Sherman C, Schizas NV, Weil E (2021) Detrimental conditions affecting Xestospongia muta across shallow and upper-mesophotic coral reefs off the southwest coast of Puerto Rico. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 147: 47-61 DOI:  

20. García-Hernández JE, Schizas NV (2021) Who are you? The "anemone shrimp" Periclimenes rathbunae perched on the stony coral Mussa angulosa. Marine Biodiversity 51:25

19. Hammerman NM, Williams SM, Veglia AJ, García-Hernández JE, Schizas NV, Lang JC (2021) Cladopsammia manuelensis sensu Cairns, 2000 (Order: Scleractinia): A new distribution record for Hispaniola and Puerto Rico. Cashiers de Biologie Marine 62: 1-10 DOI: 10.21411/CBM.A.6427875E

18. García-Hernández JE, de Gier W, van Moorsel GWNM, Hoeksema BW (2020) The scleractinian Agaricia undata as a new host for the coral-gall crab Opecarcinus hypostegus at Bonaire, southern Caribbean. Symbiosis 81: 303-308

17. Montano S, Reimer J, Ivanenko V, García-Hernández JE, van Moorsel G, Galli P, Hoeksema BW (2020) Widespread occurrence of a rarely known association between the hydrocorals Stylaster roseus and Millepora alcicornis at Bonaire, southern Caribbean. Diversity 12: 218

16. Hoeksema BW & García-Hernández JE (2020) Host-related Morphological Variation of Dwellings Inhabited by the Crab Domecia acanthophora in the Corals Acropora palmata and Millepora complanata (Southern Caribbean). Diversity 12: 143

15. Hoeksema BW, García-Hernández JE, van Moorsel GWNM, Olthof G, ten Hove HA (2020) Extension of the Recorded Host Range of Caribbean Christmas Tree Worms (Spirobranchus spp.) with two Scleractinians, a Zoantharian, and an Ascidian. Diversity 12:115

​14. Nieves-Rivera AM, Zegarra-Vila JP, Figuerola-Hernandez CE, García-Hernández JE, Schizas NV (2020) Recent and Historical Explorations of the Underwater Section of Cueva del Agua, Punta Los Ingleses, Mona Island (Puerto Rico), with a New Faunal Record. Life: The Excitement of Biology 8: 4-21 DOI: 10.9784/LEB8(1)NievesRivera.01

13. García-Hernández JE, Hammerman NM, Schizas NV (2019) Associated organisms inhabiting the calcareous sponge Clathrina lutea in La Parguera, Puerto Rico. Caribbean Journal of Science 49: 239-254

12. Rodriguez-Ferrer G, Reyes R, Hammerman NM, García-Hernández JE (2019) Cetacean sightings in Puerto Rican waters: including the first underwater photographic documentation of a minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata). Latin American Journal of Aquatic Mammals DOI:

11. ​​Reimer JD, Wee HB, García-Hernández JE, Hoeksema BW (2018) Zoantharia (Anthozoa: Hexacorallia) abundance and associations with Porifera and Hydrozoa across a depth gradient on the leeward coast of Curaçao. Systematics and Biodiversity 

10. García-Hernández JE, Phillip J. Sanchez PJ, Nicholas M. Hammerman NM, Schizas NV (2018) Fish, coral, and sponge assemblages inhabiting altiphotic and mesophotic reefs along the Guánica Biosphere Reserve continental shelf edge, southwest Puerto Rico. Frontiers in Marine Science 

9. ​​​García-Hernández JE (2018) Antagonistic behavior between two honeycomb cowfish, Acanthostracion polygonius Poey, 1876, 
at Curaçao. Coral Reefs

8. Hoeksema BW, Butôt R, García-Hernández JE (2018) A new host range record for the gall crab Fungicola fagei as a symbiont of the mushroom coral Lobactis scutaria in Hawai´i. Pacific Science​​​​ 72: 251-261

7. García-Hernández JE, & Hoeksema BW (2017) Sponges as secondary hosts for Christmas tree worms at Curaçao. Coral Reefs 36: 1243

​6. Hammerman NM, & García-Hernández JE (2017) The sponge Xestospongia muta offers shelter to the stony coral Madracis auretenra (Northwest Puerto Rico). Marine Biodiversity 47: 57-58

​5. ​García-Hernández JE, van Moorsel GWNM, Hoeksema BW (2017) Lettuce corals overgrowing tube sponges at St. Eustatius, Dutch Caribbean. Marine Biodiversity 47: 55-56

4. García-Hernández JE, Reimer J, Hoeksema BW (2016) Sponges hosting the Zoantharia-associated crab Platypodiella spectabilis at St. Eustatius, Dutch Caribbean. Coral Reefs 35:209

​​3. García-Hernández JE, de Voogd NJ, van Soest R (2016) Sponges (Porifera) of St. Eustatius. In book: Marine biodiversity survey of St. Eustatius, Dutch Caribbean, 2015., Publisher: Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, and ANEMOON Foundation, Bennebroek., Editors: B.W. Hoeksema, pp. 23-31 

2. Hagiwara K, García-Hernández JE​, Harper MK, Carroll A, Motti CA, Awaya J, Nguyen HY, Wright AD (2015) Puupehenol, a Potent Antioxidant Antimicrobial Meroterpenoid from a Hawaiian Deep-Water Dactylospongia sp. Sponge. Journal of Natural Products 78: 325- 329

1. García-Hernández JE, Hagiwara KA, Tabanera N, de Voogd NJ, Kelman D, Wright AD (In preparation) Biological activity investigations of sponges (Porifera) collected from Hawaii and Maui. B.S. Thesis, Department of Marine Science, University of Hawaii at Hilo. In: Lang, MA & Sayer MDJ (ed.), Proceedings of the 2013 AAUS/AEDP Curacao Joint International Scientific Diving Symposium, Dauphin Island, AL: American Academy of Underwater Sciences, pp 61-64