Dr. Murat   Sezgin

Dr. Murat Sezgin

Professor
Sinop University, Turkey


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Natural Sciences from Ege University, Turkey

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Area of Interest:

Environmental Sciences
100%
Fisheries
62%
Aquaculture
90%
Hydrobiology
75%
Natural Science
55%

Education

2003

Ph.D.

Ege University, Turkey

Natural Sciences

Selected Publications

  1. Sezgin, M. and A. Yuksek, 2015. First record of Cavernularia pusilla (anthozoa: pennatulacea) from the sea of Marmara, Turkey basin. Mar. Biodivers. Rec., Vol. 8. 10.1017/S1755267215000755.
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  2. Dagli, E., G.K. Sahin, M. Sezgin and Z. Cengiz, 2015. First record of Ophelia bicornis savigny in Lamarck, 1818 (polychaeta: opheliidae) from the Turkish coast of the Black Sea (sinop peninsula) with ecological features. Turk. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 15: 625-632.
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  3. Urkmez, D., M. Sezgin and L. Bat, 2014. Use of nematode maturity index for the determination of ecological quality status: A case study from the Black Sea. J. Black Sea/Mediterr. Environ., 20: 96-107.
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  4. Gonulal, O., M. Sezgin and B. Ozturk, 2014. New records of decapod crustaceans from the deep Aegean sea of Turkey. Crustaceana, 87: 1461-1468.

  5. Gonulal, O., M. Sezgin and B. Ozturk, 2014. Diversity and bathymetric distribution of decapod crustaceans attracted to baited traps from the middle slope of the northern Aegean Sea. Crustaceana, 87: 19-34.
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  6. Bakir, A.K., T. Katagan, H.V. Aker, T. Ozcan and M. Sezgin et al., 2014. The marine arthropods of Turkey. Turk. J. Zool., 38: 765-831.
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  7. Sezgin, M., A.S. Ates and T. Katagan, 2013. Gebiacantha talismani (Bouvier, 1915) (decapoda, upogebiidae) in Turkish waters. Med. Mar. Sci. New Mar. Biol. Rec., 14: 238-249.

  8. Sezgin, M. and E.A. Cil, 2013. Crustacean fauna of a mussel cultivated raft system in the Black sea. Arthropods, 2: 89-94.

  9. Pesic, V., M. Sezgin, M.E. Karacuha and D. Urkmez, 2013. New records of marine water mites (acari: hydrachnidia, pontarachnidae) from the southern Black Sea (Sinop bay, Turkey). Mediterr. Mar. Sci., 14: 45-47.
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  10. Ozturk, B., B. Topaloglu, A. Kideys, L. Bat and C. Keskin et al., 2013. A proposal for new marine protected areas along the Turkish Black sea coast. J. Black Sea/Mediterr. Environ., 19: 365-379.
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  11. Bat, L., M. Sezgin, O.G. Baki, F. Ustun and F. Sahin, 2013. Determination of heavy metals in some commercial fish from the Black sea coast of Turkey. Walailak J. Sci. Technol., 10: 581-589.
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  12. Bat, L., M. Sezgin and F. Sahin, 2013. Sinop city fishery of the Black sea. Mar. Sci., 3: 55-64.
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  13. Ates, A.S., T. Katagan, M. Sezgin and T. Ozcan, 2013. Exotic crustaceans of the Turkish coast. Arthropods, 2: 20-25.

  14. Xavier, R., A.M. Santos, D.J. Harris, M. Sezgin, M. Machado and M. Branco, 2012. Phylogenetic analysis of the north-east Atlantic and Mediterranean species of the genus Stenosoma (isopoda, valvifera, idoteidae). Zool. Scr., 41: 386-399.
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  15. Moreira, J., M. Sezgin, T. Katagan, O. Gonulal and B. Topaloglu, 2012. First record of a bathyal leptostracan, nebalia abyssicola fage, 1929 (crustacea: malacostraca: phyllocarida), in the Aegean sea, eastern Mediterranean. Turk. J. Zool., 36: 351-360.
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  16. Bat, L., M. Sezgin, F. Ustun and F. Sahin, 2012. Heavy metal concentrations in ten species of fishes caught in Sinop coastal waters of the Black sea, Turkey. Turk. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 12: 371-376.
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  17. Bat, L., M. Sezgin and O.G. Baki, 2012. An integrated coastal zone management (ICZM) project: Coast learn in Black sea (CLBS). J. Shipping Ocean Eng., 2: 55-60.

  18. Bat, L., F. Sahin, F. Ustun and M. Sezgin, 2012. Distribution of Zn, Cu, Pb and Cd in the tissues and organs of Psetta maxima from Sinop coasts of the Black sea, Turkey. Mar. Sci., 2: 105-109.
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  19. Ates, A.S., M. Sezgin, T. Katagan, H.G. Ozdilek, S. Berber, S. Kolsal and C. Bircan, 2012. Relationships of benthic amphipod communities with environmental variables in the shallow waters of the dardanelles. Oceanol. Hydrobiol. Stud., 41: 36-46.
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  20. Shulman, G.E., V.N. Nikolsky, O.A. Yunev, T.V. Yuneva and A. Shchepkina et al., 2011. Present condition of small pelagic fishes in the Black sea. J. Appl. Biol. Sci., 5: 85-87.

  21. Bat, L., M. Sezgin, H.H. Satilmis, F. Sahin, F. Ustun, Z. Birinci-Ozdemir and O.G. Baki, 2011. Biological diversity of the Turkish Black sea coast. Turk. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 11: 683-692.
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  22. Bakir, K., M. Sezgin and A.A. Myers, 2011. A new species of amphipod, Megamphopus katagani sp. nov. (crustacea: peracarida: photidae) from the sea of Marmara (Turkey), with a key to the species of Megamphopus in the north Atlantic, Mediterranean and associated seas. Zootaxa, 2791: 63-67.
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  23. Ates, A.S., T. Katagan, M. Sezgin, S. Berber, H.G. Ozdilek and S. Kolsal, 2011. Recent data on the effects of sewage pollution on the assemblage of decapod crustaceans in the dardanelles (the Turkish straits system). J. Black Sea/Mediterr. Environ., 17: 90-115.
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  24. Yardim, O., E. Sendogan, L. Bat, M. Sezgin and M. Culha, 2010. Mollusc and crustacean fauna of sarikum lagoon (Sinop). Ege Univ. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 25: 301-309.

  25. Sezgin, M., L. Bat, T. Katagan and A.S. Ates, 2010. Likely effects of global climate change on the Black sea benthic ecosystem. J. Environ. Prot. Ecol., 11: 238-246.

  26. Sezgin, M. and E.A. Cil, 2010. Rocky bottom crustacean fauna of Sinop (Black sea, Turkey) coast. Zool. Baetica, 21: 5-14.
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  27. Bakir, K., M. Sezgin and T. Katagan, 2010. First record of Abludomelita aculeata (crustacea: amphipoda) from the eastern Mediterranean. Mar. Biodivers. Rec., Vol. 3. 10.1017/S175526720999090X.
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  28. Bakir, K., M. Sezgin and T. Katagan, 2010. Alien amphipods on the Turkish coasts. Zool. Baetica, 21: 191-196.
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  29. Sezgin, M., A.S. Ates, T. Katagan, K. Bakir and S.Y. Ozdilek, 2009. Notes on amphipods caprella andreae Mayer, 1890 and podocerus chelonophilus (Chevreux and Guerne, 1888) collected from the loggerhead sea turtle, caretta caretta, off the Mediterranean and the Aegean coasts of Turkey. Turk. J. Zool., 33: 433-437.
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  30. Sezgin, M. and E. Dagli, 2009. First documented record of Amphiura filiformis (echinodermata: ophiuroidea) from the Black sea. Mar. Biodivers. Rec., Vol. 2. 10.1017/S1755267209990650.
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  31. Karacuha, M.E., M. Sezgin and E. Dagli, 2009. Temporal and spatial changes of crustaceans in mixed eelgrass beds, zostera marina L. and Z. noltii Hornem., at the Sinop peninsula coast (the southern Black sea, Turkey). Turk. J. Zool., 33: 375-386.
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  32. Bat, L., O. Gokkurt, M. Sezgin, F. Ustun and F. Sahin, 2009. Evaluation of the Black sea land based sources of pollution the coastal region of Turkey. Open Mar. Biol. J., 3: 112-124.
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  33. Aslan-Cihangir, H., M. Sezgin and S. Tuncer, 2009. New records of two species of amphipods, Melphidippella macra (Norman, 1869) and Monocorophium sextonae (Crawford, 1937) for Turkish seas. Crustaceana, 82: 111-116.
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  34. Kirkim, F., A. Kocatas, T. Katagan and M. Sezgin, 2008. A report on parasitic isopods (crustacea) from marine fishes and decapods collected from the Aegean sea (Turkey). Turkiye Parazitoloji Dergisi, 32: 382-385.
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  35. Dogan, A., M. Sezgin and T. Katagan, 2008. Seasonal trends of soft bottom crustaceans of Izmir bay (Aegean sea). Crustaceana, 81: 781-795.
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  36. Bakir, K., T. Katagan and M. Sezgin, 2008. Parhyale explorator Arresti, 1989 (amphipoda, talitroidea): First Mediterranean record of this Atlantic amphipod. Crustaceana, 81: 557-562.
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  37. Sezgin, M., T. Katagan and L. Bat, 2007. The occurrence of Idunella nana (Schiecke, 1973)(Amphipoda) in the eastern Mediterranean. Crustaceana, 80: 375-378.
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  38. Sezgin, M., K. Bakir and T. Katagan, 2007. New record of a lessepsian amphipod from the Levantine coast of Turkey: Elasmopus pectenicrus (Bate, 1862). Crustaceana, 80: 247-251.
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  39. Sezgin, M., E. Aydemir, A.S. Ates, T. Katagan and T. Ozcan, 2007. On the presence of the non-native estuarine shrimp, Palaemon longirostris H. Milne-Edwards, 1837 (decapoda, caridea), in the Black Sea. Aquat. Invasions, 2: 464-465.
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  40. Sezgin, M. and T. Katagan, 2007. An account of our knowledge of the amphipod fauna of the Black sea. Crustaceana, 80: 1-11.
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  41. Bakir, K., M. Sezgin and T. Katagan, 2007. Contribution to the knowledge of alien amphipods off the Turkish coast: Gammaropsis togoensis (Schellenberg, 1925). Aquat. Invasions, 2: 80-82.
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  42. Sezgin, M., T. Katagan and A. Kocatas, 2006. A new record of Peltocoxa gibbosa (Schiecke, 1977)(amphipoda) from the eastern Mediterranean. Crustaceana, 79: 1011-1014.
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  43. Kirkim, F., M. Sezgin, T. Katagan, L. Bat and E. Aydemir, 2006. Some benthic soft-bottom crustaceans along the Anatolian coast of the Black Sea. Crustaceana, 79: 1323-1332.
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  44. Ates, A.S., T. Katagan, A. Kocatas and M. Sezgin, 2006. Decapod crustaceans on the Gokceada (Imbros) island continental shelf (north-eastern Aegean sea). Mediterr. Mar. Sci., 7: 55-60.
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  45. Kirkim, F., A. Kocatas, T. Katagan, M. Sezgin and A.S. Ates, 2005. Crustacean biodiversity of padina pavonia (L.) facies along the Aegean coasts of Turkey. Turk. J. Zool., 29: 159-166.
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  46. Kocatas, A., T. Katagan, M. Sezgin, F. Kirkim and C. Kocak, 2004. Crustacean diversity among the cystoseira facies of the Aegean coast of Turkey. Turk. J. Zool., 28: 309-316.
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  47. Kocatas, A., T. Katagan, M. Ozbek and M. Sezgin, 2003. A new amphipod for the Turkish fauna: Pontogammarus maeoticus (Sowinsky, 1894). Crustaceana, 76: 879-884.
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  48. Cinar, M.E., T. Katagan, Z. Ergen and M. Sezgin, 2002. Zoobenthos-inhabiting Sarcotragus muscarum (Porifera: Demospongiae) from the Aegean Sea. Hydrobiologia, 482: 107-117.
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  49. Katagan, T., A. Kocatas and M. Sezgin, 2001. Amphipod biodiversity of shallow water posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile, 1813 meadows on the Aegean coast of Turkey. Acta Adriatica, 42: 25-34.

  50. Bat, L., M. Akbulut, M. Sezgin and M. Culha, 2001. Effects of sewage pollution the structure of the community of ulva lactuca, enteremorpha linza and rocky macrofauna in disliman of Sinop. Turk. J. Biol., 25: 93-102.
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  51. Akbulut, M., M. Sezgin, M. Culha and L. Bat, 2001. On the occurrence of niphargus valachicus Dobreanu and Manolache, 1933 (amphipoda, gammaridae) in the western Black sea region of Turkey. Turk. J. Zool., 25: 235-239.
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  52. Sezgin, M., A. Kocatas and T. Katagan, 2000. Amphipod fauna of the Turkish central Black sea region. Turk. J. Zool., 25: 57-61.
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