School of Marine Studies

School of Marine Studies

Amandine Marie

Title : Adjoin fellow

Email : amsmarie8(at)

Telephone : (+687)-522-300

Educational qualifications

PhD in auqatic biology and ecology, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada

Master in Oceanography and Marine Environment, University of Pierre & Marie Curie (Paris 6), France

Bachelor in Biology, University of New-Caledonia, Noumea, New-Caledonia

Senior Technician in Geographical Integration System, GRETA, Avallon, France

Research interests

Conservation of the marine biodiversity

Population genetics / Genomics

Influence of environmental factors on the distribution of aquatic species

Science for the conservation of elasmobranchs


Rico C., Cuesta J.A., Drake P., Macpherson E., Bernatchez L., Marie A.D. (2017) Null alleles are ubiquitous at microsatellite loci in the Wedge Clam (Donax trunculus). PeerJ, 5:e3188; DOI 10.7717/peerj.3188.

Marie A.D., Lejeusne C., Karapatsiou E., Cuesta J.A., Drake P., Macpherson E., Bernatchez L., Rico C. (2016). Population genetic structure of the wedge clam Donax trunculus across two biogeographic boundaries Implications for management and conservation. Scientific Reports, 6, 39152, doi: 10.1038/srep39152.

Lamaze F., Sauvage C., Marie A.D., Garant D., Bernatchez L. (2012). Dynamics of introgressive hybridization assessed by SNP population genomics of coding genes in stocked brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis). Molecular Ecology, 21, 2877-2895.

Marie A.D., Bernatchez L., Garant D. (2012). Environmental determinants in hybridization in stocked brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 69(5), 884-893.

Marie A.D., Bernatchez L., Garant D. (2011). An empirical assessment of software efficiency to detect introgression under variable stocking scenarios in wild brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis) populations. Conservation Genetics, 12(5), 1215-1227.

Marie A.D., Bernatchez L., Garant D. (2010). Loss of genetic integrity correlates with stocking intensity in brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis). Molecular Ecology, 19(10), 2025-2037.

Marie A.D., van Herwerden L., Choat J.H., Hobbs J.P.A. (2007). Hybridization of reef fish at the Indo-Pacific biogeographic barrier: a case study. Coral Reef, 26 (4), 841-850.

Marie A.D., Justine J-L. (2006). Thaumatocotyle pseudodasybatis Hargis, 1955 (Monogenea, Monocotylidae) from Aetobatus cf. narinari, with a comparison of specimens from Australia, French Polynesia and New-Caledonia. Systematic Parasitology, 64, 47-55.

Marie A.D., Justine J-L (2005). Monocotylids (Monogenea: Monopisthocotylea) from Aetobatus cf. narinari off New-Caledonia, with a description of Decacotyle elpora n. sp. Systematic parasitology, 60, 175-185.

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