Clark, K., B. Seibel, M. Vecchione, H. Judkins. 2020.  Species abundance, spatial and vertical distributions of large heteropods (Pterotracheidae and Carinariidae) in the northern Gulf of Mexico.  American Malacological Bulletin; 38(2)1-10.


Judkins, H., A. Lindgren, R. Villeneuva, K. Clark, M. Vecchione. 2020.  New Bathyteuthid species in the northern Gulf of Mexico; Bulletin of Marine Science. 96(2):281–295;


CookA., A. M. Bernard, K.M. Boswell, H. Bracken-Grissom, M. D’Elia, S. deRada, D. English, R.I. Eytan, T. Frank, C. Hu, M.W. Johnston, H. Judkins, C. Lembke, R.J. Milligan,J. Moore, B. Penta, N.M. PruzinskyJ.A. Quinlan, T. Richards, I.C. Romero, M.S. Shivji, M. Vecchione, M.D. Weber, R. J. D. Wells, T.T. Sutton. In press. A Multidisciplinary Approach to Investigate Deep-Pelagic Ecosystem Dynamics in the Gulf of Mexico following Deepwater Horizon; Frontiers in Marine Science.


Timm, L, H. Bracken-Grissom, A. Sosnowski, M. Breitbart, M. Vecchione, H. Judkins. 2020. Population genomics of three deep-sea cephalopod species reveals connectivity between the Gulf of Mexico and northwestern Atlantic Ocean; Deep Sea Research I.


Judkins, H., M. Vecchione. 2020.  Vertical distribution patterns of cephalopods in the northern Gulf of Mexico; Frontiers in Marine Science.


Romero, I., H. Judkins, M. Vecchione. 2020.  Temporal variability of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in deep-sea cephalopods of the northern Gulf of Mexico; Frontiers in Marine Science.


Staudinger, M., V. Dimkovikj, C.A.M. France, E. Jorgensen, H. Judkins, A. Lindgren, E.K. Shea, M. Vecchione. 2019.  Trophic ecology of the deep-sea cephalopod assemblage near Bear Seamount in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 629: 67–86,


R. Rosa, V. Pissarra, F. Borges, J. Xavier, I. Gleadall, A. Golikov, G. Bello, L. Martins, F. Lishchenko, Á. Roura, H. Judkins, C. Ibanez, U. Piatkowski, M. Vecchione, R. Villanueva. 2019. Global patterns of species richness in coastal cephalopods; Front. Mar. Sci., 02 August 2019;


Meath, B., E. Peebles, B. Seibel, H. Judkins. 2019. Stable Isotopes in the Eye Lenses of Doryteuthis plei (Blainville 1823): Exploring Natal Origins and Migratory Patterns in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico; Continental Shelf Research. 174:76-84; DOI:


Sutton, T, T. Frank, H. Judkins, I. Romero. 2018. As Gulf oil extraction goes deeper, who is at risk? Community structure, distribution, and connectivity of the deep-pelagic fauna. Scenarios and Responses to Deep-Oil Spills- Fighting the Next War. Vol. 2. Springer Science.


Allcock, L., H. Judkins, Y. Sakuri. 2017. Editorial: Recent advances in cephalopod science. CIAC 2015 special issue. 2565-2567.


Shea, E., H. Judkins, M.D. Staudinger, V. Hartigan, A. Lindgren, M. Vecchione. 2017. Cephalopod biodiversity in the vicinity of Bear Seamount, western North Atlantic. Marine Biodiversity; 47: 699.


Judkins H., M. Vecchione, A. Cook, T. Sutton. 2016.  Diversity of midwater cephalopods in the northern Gulf of Mexico: comparison of two collecting methods.  Marine Biodiversity.  DOI 10.1007/s12526-016-0597-8


Judkins, H., K. Rosario, M. Vecchione.  2016. Morphological and molecular evidence of Heteroteuthis dagamensis in the Gulf of Mexico. Bulletin of Marine Science. DOI:


Roper, C.F.E., H. Judkins, N. Voss, E. Shea, E. Dawes, D. Ingrao, P. Rothman, I. Roper. 2015.  A compilation of recent records of the giant squid, Architeuthis dux (Steenstrup,1857) (Cephalopoda) from the Western North Atlantic Ocean, Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico. American Malacological Bulletin, 33(1)1-11.


Hoving, HJ, J. Perez, K. Bolstad, H. Braid, A. Evans, D. Fuchs, H. Judkins, J. Kelly, J. Marian, R. Nakajima, U. Piatkowski, A. Reid, M. Vecchione, J. Xavier. 2014. The Study of Deep-Sea Cephalopods; E. Vidal editor; Advances in Marine Biology, v.67; 235-259.


Judkins, H, S. Arbuckle, M. Vecchione, L. Garrison, A. Martinez (2013).  Cephalopods in the potential prey field of Sperm Whales (Physeter macrocephalus) in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Journal of Natural History, DOI: 10.1080/00222933.2013.802045


Judkins, H and M. Vecchione. 2013. Doryteuthis plei (Blainville, 1823), the slender inshore squid. Advances in Squid Biology, Ecology and Fisheries, Part I: Myopsid squid. Ed. Rui Rosa, Graham Pierce, Ron O’Dor; pp. 241-256.


Judkins, H, M. Vecchione, J. Torres, C.F.E. Roper.  2010.  Cephalopod species richness in the wider Caribbean region.- ICES Journal of Marine Science, 67: 1392-1400.


Judkins, H. M. Vecchione, & C.F.E. Roper. 2009.  Cephalopods (Mollusca: Cephalopoda) of the Gulf of Mexico. Gulf of Mexico Origin, Waters, and Biota Biodiversity, Volume 1 (Darryl Felder, David A. Camp, editors) Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas, Ch. 34, pp. 701-710.


Judkins, Heather. 2009.  Cephalopods of the Broad Caribbean: distribution, abundance and ecological importance; dissertation; University of South Florida; 156 p.


Judkins, H. Debra Ingrao, C.F.E. Roper.  August 2009.  First records of Asperoteuthis acanthoderma (Lu, 1977) CEPHALOPODA: OEGOPSIDAE: CHIROTEUTHIDAE), from the North Atlantic Ocean, Straits of Florida.  Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington; 122(2):162–170.