Les Kaufman - Publications

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Biology Boston University, Boston, MA, United States 

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2018 Burmester EM, Breef-Pilz A, Lawrence NF, Kaufman L, Finnerty JR, Rotjan RD. The impact of autotrophic versus heterotrophic nutritional pathways on colony health and wound recovery in corals. Ecology and Evolution. 8: 10805-10816. PMID 30519408 DOI: 10.1002/ece3.4531  0.72
2018 Lapointe D, Cooperman MS, Chapman LJ, Clark TD, Val AL, Ferreira MS, Balirwa JS, Mbabazi D, Mwanja M, Chhom L, Hannah L, Kaufman L, Farrell AP, Cooke SJ. Predicted impacts of climate warming on aerobic performance and upper thermal tolerance of six tropical freshwater fishes spanning three continents. Conservation Physiology. 6: coy056. PMID 30364036 DOI: 10.1093/conphys/coy056  0.52
2015 Gownaris NJ, Pikitch EK, Ojwang WO, Michener R, Kaufman L. Predicting species' vulnerability in a massively perturbed system: the fishes of lake turkana, kenya. Plos One. 10: e0127027. PMID 25992561 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0127027  0.96
2015 Holmberg RJ, Tlusty MF, Futoma E, Kaufman L, Morris JA, Rhyne AL. The 800-Pound Grouper in the Room: Asymptotic Body Size and Invasiveness of Marine Aquarium Fishes Marine Policy. 53: 7-12. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2014.10.024  0.96
2015 Stiassny MLJ, Kaufman LS. Rosemary Lowe-McConnell, obituary Environmental Biology of Fishes. DOI: 10.1007/s10641-015-0409-1  0.96
2014 Rotjan R, Jamieson R, Carr B, Kaufman L, Mangubhai S, Obura D, Pierce R, Rimon B, Ris B, Sandin S, Shelley P, Sumaila UR, Taei S, Tausig H, Teroroko T, et al. Establishment, management, and maintenance of the phoenix islands protected area. Advances in Marine Biology. 69: 289-324. PMID 25358303 DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-800214-8.00008-6  0.96
2014 Downing AS, Van Nes EH, Balirwa JS, Beuving J, Bwathondi P, Chapman LJ, Cornelissen IJM, Cowx IG, Goudswaard KPC, Hecky RE, Janse JH, Janssen ABG, Kaufman L, Kishe-Machumu MA, Kolding J, et al. Coupled human and natural system dynamics as key to the sustainability of Lake Victoria’s Ecosystem services Ecology and Society. 19. DOI: 10.5751/ES-06965-190431  0.96
2014 Glaser SM, Fogarty MJ, Liu H, Altman I, Hsieh CH, Kaufman L, Maccall AD, Rosenberg AA, Ye H, Sugihara G. Complex dynamics may limit prediction in marine fisheries Fish and Fisheries. 15: 616-633. DOI: 10.1111/faf.12037  0.96
2014 Rhyne AL, Tlusty MF, Kaufman L. Is sustainable exploitation of coral reefs possible? A view from the standpoint of the marine aquarium trade Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 7: 101-107. DOI: 10.1016/j.cosust.2013.12.001  0.96
2013 Deyle ER, Fogarty M, Hsieh CH, Kaufman L, MacCall AD, Munch SB, Perretti CT, Ye H, Sugihara G. Predicting climate effects on Pacific sardine. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110: 6430-5. PMID 23536299 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1215506110  0.96
2013 Drew J, Kaufman L. Functional endemism: population connectivity, shifting baselines, and the scale of human experience. Ecology and Evolution. 3: 450-6. PMID 23467269 DOI: 10.1002/ece3.446  0.96
2013 Francini-Filho RB, Coni EO, Meirelles PM, Amado-Filho GM, Thompson FL, Pereira-Filho GH, Bastos AC, Abrantes DP, Ferreira CM, Gibran FZ, Güth AZ, Sumida PY, Oliveira NL, Kaufman L, Minte-Vera CV, et al. Dynamics of coral reef benthic assemblages of the Abrolhos Bank, eastern Brazil: inferences on natural and anthropogenic drivers. Plos One. 8: e54260. PMID 23365655 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0054260  0.96
2013 Tlusty MF, Rhyne AL, Kaufman L, Hutchins M, Reid GM, Andrews C, Boyle P, Hemdal J, McGilvray F, Dowd S. Opportunities for public aquariums to increase the sustainability of the aquatic animal trade. Zoo Biology. 32: 1-12. PMID 22549966 DOI: 10.1002/zoo.21019  0.96
2012 Rhyne AL, Tlusty MF, Schofield PJ, Kaufman L, Morris JA, Bruckner AW. Revealing the appetite of the marine aquarium fish trade: the volume and biodiversity of fish imported into the United States. Plos One. 7: e35808. PMID 22629303 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035808  0.96
2012 Amado-Filho GM, Moura RL, Bastos AC, Salgado LT, Sumida PY, Guth AZ, Francini-Filho RB, Pereira-Filho GH, Abrantes DP, Brasileiro PS, Bahia RG, Leal RN, Kaufman L, Kleypas JA, Farina M, et al. Rhodolith beds are major CaCO3 bio-factories in the tropical South West Atlantic. Plos One. 7: e35171. PMID 22536356 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035171  0.96
2012 Liu H, Fogarty MJ, Glaser SM, Altman I, Hsieh CH, Kaufman L, Rosenberg AA, Sugihara G. Nonlinear dynamic features and co-predictability of the Georges Bank fish community Marine Ecology Progress Series. 464: 195-207. DOI: 10.3354/meps09868  0.96
2012 Rhyne AL, Tlusty MF, Kaufman L. Long-term trends of coral imports into the United States indicate future opportunities for ecosystem and societal benefits Conservation Letters. 5: 478-485. DOI: 10.1111/j.1755-263X.2012.00265.x  0.96
2012 Coni EOC, Ferreira CM, de Moura RL, Meirelles PM, Kaufman L, Francini-Filho RB. An evaluation of the use of branching fire-corals (Millepora spp.) as refuge by reef fish in the Abrolhos Bank, eastern Brazil Environmental Biology of Fishes. 96: 45-55. DOI: 10.1007/s10641-012-0021-6  0.96
2011 Traylor-Knowles N, Granger BR, Lubinski TJ, Parikh JR, Garamszegi S, Xia Y, Marto JA, Kaufman L, Finnerty JR. Production of a reference transcriptome and transcriptomic database (PocilloporaBase) for the cauliflower coral, Pocillopora damicornis. Bmc Genomics. 12: 585. PMID 22126435 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-12-585  0.96
2011 Patel H, Gopal S, Kaufman L, Carleton M, Holden C, Pasquarella V, Ribera M, Shank B. Midas: A spatial decision support system for monitoring marine management areas International Regional Science Review. 34: 191-214. DOI: 10.1177/0160017610389329  0.96
2011 Hansen GJA, Ban NC, Jones ML, Kaufman L, Panes HM, Yasué M, Vincent ACJ. Hindsight in marine protected area selection: A comparison of ecological representation arising from opportunistic and systematic approaches Biological Conservation. 144: 1866-1875. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2011.04.002  0.96
2010 Eakin CM, Morgan JA, Heron SF, Smith TB, Liu G, Alvarez-Filip L, Baca B, Bartels E, Bastidas C, Bouchon C, Brandt M, Bruckner AW, Bunkley-Williams L, Cameron A, Causey BD, ... ... Kaufman LS, et al. Caribbean corals in crisis: record thermal stress, bleaching, and mortality in 2005. Plos One. 5: e13969. PMID 21125021 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0013969  0.96
2010 Precht WF, Aronson RB, Moody RM, Kaufman L. Changing patterns of microhabitat utilization by the threespot damselfish, Stegastes planifrons, on Caribbean reefs. Plos One. 5: e10835. PMID 20520809 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0010835  0.96
2010 Traylor-Knowles N, Hansen U, Dubuc TQ, Martindale MQ, Kaufman L, Finnerty JR. The evolutionary diversification of LSF and Grainyhead transcription factors preceded the radiation of basal animal lineages. Bmc Evolutionary Biology. 10: 101. PMID 20398424 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2148-10-101  0.96
2010 Francini-Filho R, Reis R, Meirelles P, Moura R, Thompson F, Kikuchi R, Kaufman L. Seasonal prevalence of white plague like disease on the endemic Brazilian reef coral Mussismilia braziliensis | Prevalencia estacional de la enfermedad de la plaga blanca en el coral endémico de Brasil Mussismilia braziliensis Latin American Journal of Aquatic Research. 38: 292-296. DOI: 10.3856/vol38-issue2-fulltext-16  0.96
2010 Mwanja WW, Kaufman L, Fuerst PA. Comparison of the genetic and ecological diversity of the native to the introduced tilapiines (Pisces: Cichlidae), and their population structures in the Lake Victoria region, East Africa Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management. 13: 442-450. DOI: 10.1080/14634988.2010.527268  0.96
2010 Ojwang WO, Ojuok JE, Mbabazi D, Kaufman L. Ubiquitous omnivory, functional redundancy and the resiliency of Lake Victoria fish community Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management. 13: 269-276. DOI: 10.1080/14634988.2010.504140  0.96
2010 Francini-Filho RB, Ferreira CM, Coni EOC, De Moura RL, Kaufman L. Foraging activity of roving herbivorous reef fish (Acanthuridae and Scaridae) in eastern Brazil: Influence of resource availability and interference competition Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 90: 481-492. DOI: 10.1017/S0025315409991147  0.96
2010 Yasue M, Kaufman L, Vincent ACJ. Assessing ecological changes in and around marine reserves using community perceptions and biological surveys Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. 20: 407-418. DOI: 10.1002/aqc.1090  0.96
2009 de Aguiar MA, Baranger M, Baptestini EM, Kaufman L, Bar-Yam Y. Global patterns of speciation and diversity. Nature. 460: 384-7. PMID 19606148 DOI: 10.1038/nature08168  0.96
2009 Palakovich Carr J, Kaufman L. Estimating the importance of maternal age, size, and spawning experience to recruitment of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) Biological Conservation. 142: 477-487. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2008.10.004  0.96
2008 Drew J, Allen GR, Kaufman L, Barber PH. Endemism and regional color and genetic differences in five putatively cosmopolitan reef fishes. Conservation Biology : the Journal of the Society For Conservation Biology. 22: 965-75. PMID 18786099 DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2008.01011.x  0.96
2008 Francini-Filho RB, Moura RL, Thompson FL, Reis RM, Kaufman L, Kikuchi RK, Leão ZM. Diseases leading to accelerated decline of reef corals in the largest South Atlantic reef complex (Abrolhos Bank, eastern Brazil). Marine Pollution Bulletin. 56: 1008-14. PMID 18348890 DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2008.02.013  0.96
2008 Chapman CA, Kitajima K, Zanne AE, Kaufman LS, Lawes MJ. A 10-year evaluation of the functional basis for regeneration habitat preference of trees in an African evergreen forest Forest Ecology and Management. 255: 3790-3796. DOI: 10.1016/j.foreco.2008.03.016  0.96
2008 Michener RH, Kaufman L. Stable Isotope Ratios as Tracers in Marine Food Webs: An Update Stable Isotopes in Ecology and Environmental Science: Second Edition. 238-282. DOI: 10.1002/9780470691854.ch9  0.96
2008 Grober-Dunsmore R, Wooninck L, Field J, Ainworth C, Beets J, Berkeley S, Bohnsack J, Boulon R, Brodeur R, Brodzak J, Crowder L, Gleason D, Hixon M, Kaufman L, Lindberg B, et al. Vertical zoning in marine protected areas: ecological considerations for balancing pelagic fishing with conservation of benthic communities Fisheries. 33: 598-610.  0.96
2008 Mwanja WW, Booton GC, Kaufman L, Fuerst PA. A profile of the introduced Oreochromis niloticus (Pisces: Teleostei) populations in Lake Victoria Region in relation to its putative origin of Lakes Edward and Albert (Uganda - E. Africa) based on random amplified polymorphic DNA analysis African Journal of Biotechnology. 7: 1769-1773.  0.96
2007 Ojwang WO, Kaufman L, Soule E, Asila AA. Evidence of stenotopy and anthropogenic influence on carbon source for two major riverine fishes of the Lake Victoria watershed Journal of Fish Biology. 70: 1430-1446. DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2007.01421.x  0.96
2006 Schwartz JDM, Pallin MJ, Michener RH, Mbabazi D, Kaufman L. Effects of Nile perch, Lates niloticus, on functional and specific fish diversity in Uganda's Lake Kyoga system African Journal of Ecology. 44: 145-156. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2028.2006.00579.x  0.96
2006 Lindholm J, Knight A, Kaufman L, Miller S. Site fidelity and movement of the parrotfishes Scarus coeruleus and Scarus taeniopterus at Conch Reef (northern Florida Keys) Caribbean Journal of Science. 42: 138-144.  0.96
2005 Grigg RW, Dollar SJ, Huppert A, Causey BD, Andrews K, Kruczynski WL, Precht WF, Miller SL, Aronson RB, Bruno JF, Kaufman L, Jackson JBC, Ogden JC, Pandolfi JM, Baron N, et al. Reassessing U.S. coral reefs [1] (multiple letters) Science. 308: 1740-1742. PMID 15966074  0.96
2005 Schwartz J, Marshall K, Moran B, Kaufman L. Culture-induced abnormalities in tautog North American Journal of Aquaculture. 67: 265-274. DOI: 10.1577/A03-050.1  0.96
2005 Lindholm J, Fangman S, Kaufman L, Miller S. In situ tagging and tracking of coral reef fishes from the aquarius undersea laboratory Marine Technology Society Journal. 39: 68-73.  0.96
2004 Bennett WA, Roinestad K, Rogers-Bennett L, Kaufman L, Wilson-Vandenberg D, Heneman B. Inverse regional responses to climate change and fishing intensity by the recreational rockfish (Sebastes spp.) fishery in California Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 61: 2499-2510. DOI: 10.1139/f04-203  0.96
2004 Ojwang WO, Kaufman L, Asila AA, Agembe S, Michener B. Isotopic evidence of functional overlap amongst the resilient pelagic fishes of Lake Victoria, Kenya Hydrobiologia. 529: 27-35. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-004-4944-6  0.96
2004 Kaufman L, Heneman B, Barnes JT, Fujita R. Transition from low to high data richness: An experiment in ecosystem-based fishery management from California Bulletin of Marine Science. 74: 693-708.  0.96
2003 Aronson RB, Bruno JF, Precht WF, Glynn PW, Harvell CD, Kaufman L, Rogers CS, Shinn EA, Valentine JF. Causes of coral reef degradation. Science (New York, N.Y.). 302: 1502-4; author reply. PMID 14645826 DOI: 10.1126/science.302.5650.1502b  0.96
2003 Lindholm J, Auster P, Kaufman L, Miller S, Stone G. Movement patterns and site utilization of fishes as determined by acoustic telemetry: Implications for the design of marine reserves Oceans Conference Record (Ieee). 3: 1235-1237. DOI: 10.1109/OCEANS.2003.178027  0.96
2003 Sayama H, Kaufman L, Bar-Yam Y. Spontaneous pattern formation and genetic diversity in habitats with irregular geographical features Conservation Biology. 17: 893-900. DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-1739.2003.02109.x  0.96
2003 Chapman LJ, Chapman CA, Schofield PJ, Olowo JP, Kaufman L, Seehausen O, Ogutu-Ohwayo R. Fish faunal resurgence in Lake Nabugabo, East Africa Conservation Biology. 17: 500-511. DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-1739.2003.01519.x  0.96
2003 Auster PJ, Lindholm J, Schaub S, Funnell G, Kaufman LS, Valentine PC. Use of sand wave habitats by silver hake Journal of Fish Biology. 62: 143-152. DOI: 10.1046/j.1095-8649.2003.00016.x  0.96
2003 Balirwa JS, Chapman CA, Chapman LJ, Cowx IG, Geheb K, Kaufman L, Lowe-McConnell RH, Seehausen O, Wanink JH, Welcomme RL, Witte F. Biodiversity and fishery sustainability in the Lake Victoria basin: An unexpected marriage? Bioscience. 53: 703-715.  0.96
2002 Potts MD, Ashton PS, Kaufman LS, Plotkin JB. Habitat patterns in tropical rain forests: A comparison of 105 plots in northwest Borneo Ecology. 83: 2782-2797.  0.96
2001 Lindholm JB, Auster PJ, Ruth M, Kaufman L. Modeling the effects of fishing and implications for the design of marine protected areas: Juvenile fish responses to variations in seafloor habitat Conservation Biology. 15: 424-437. DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-1739.2001.015002424.x  0.96
2001 Mwanja WW, Armoudlian AS, Wandera SB, Kaufman L, Wu L, Booton GC, Fuerst PA. The bounty of minor lakes: The role of small satellite water bodies in evolution and conservation of fishes in the Lake Victoria Region, East Africa Hydrobiologia. 458: 55-62. DOI: 10.1023/A:1013167725047  0.96
2000 Sayama H, Kaufman L, Bar-Yam Y. Symmetry breaking and coarsening in spatially distributed evolutionary processes including sexual reproduction and disruptive selection. Physical Review. E, Statistical Physics, Plasmas, Fluids, and Related Interdisciplinary Topics. 62: 7065-9. PMID 11102062  0.96
2000 Bentis CJ, Kaufman L, Golubic S. Endolithic fungi in reef-building corals (Order : Scleractinia) are common, cosmopolitan, and potentially pathogenic. The Biological Bulletin. 198: 254-60. PMID 10786945  0.96
2000 Goodrich JS, Sanderson SL, Batjakas IE, Kaufman LS. Branchial arches of suspension-feeding Oreochromis esculentus: Sieve or sticky filter? Journal of Fish Biology. 56: 858-875. DOI: 10.1006/jfbi.1999.1205  0.96
1999 Wu L, Kaufman L, Fuerst PA. Isolation of microsatellite markers in Astatoreochromis alluaudi and their cross-species amplifications in other African cichlids. Molecular Ecology. 8: 895-7. PMID 10368970  0.96
1999 Booton GC, Kaufman L, Chandler M, Oguto-Ohwayo R, Duan W, Fuerst PA. Evolution of the ribosomal RNA internal transcribed spacer one (ITS-1) in cichlid fishes of the Lake Victoria region. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 11: 273-82. PMID 10191071 DOI: 10.1006/mpev.1998.0576  0.96
1999 Chapman CA, Chapman LJ, Kaufman L, Zanne AE. Potential causes of arrested succession in Kibale National Park, Uganda: Growth and mortality of seedlings African Journal of Ecology. 37: 81-92. DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2028.1999.00159.x  0.96
1999 Lindholm JB, Auster PJ, Kaufman LS. Habitat-mediated survivorship of juvenile (0-year) Atlantic cod Gadus morhua Marine Ecology Progress Series. 180: 247-255.  0.96
1998 Chapman CA, Kaufman L, Chapman LJ. Buttress formation and directional stress experienced during critical phases of tree development Journal of Tropical Ecology. 14: 341-349. DOI: 10.1017/S0266467498000261  0.96
1997 Huber R, van Staaden MJ, Kaufman LS, Liem KF. Microhabitat use, trophic patterns, and the evolution of brain structure in African cichlids. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 50: 167-82. PMID 9288416  0.96
1997 Ogutu-Ohwayo R, Hecky RE, Cohen AS, Kaufman L. Human impacts on the African Great Lakes Environmental Biology of Fishes. 50: 117-131. DOI: 10.1023/A:1007320932349  0.96
1997 Batjakas IE, Edgar RK, Kaufman LS. Comparative feeding efficiency of indigenous and introduced phytoplanktivores from Lake Victoria: Experimental studies on Oreochromis esculentus and Oreochromis niloticus Hydrobiologia. 347: 75-82. DOI: 10.1023/A:1003063117116  0.96
1997 Kaufman LS, Chapman LJ, Chapman CA. Evolution in fast forward: Haplochromine fishes of the Lake Victoria region Endeavour. 21: 23-30. DOI: 10.1016/S0160-9327(96)10034-X  0.96
1997 Kaufman L. Asynchronous taxon cycles in haplochromine fishes of the greater Lake Victoria Region South African Journal of Science. 93: 601-606.  0.96
1996 Sackley PG, Kaufman LS. Effect of predation on foraging height in a planktivorous coral reef fish, Chromis nitida Copeia. 726-729.  0.96
1996 Sanderson SL, Stebar MC, Ackermann KL, Jones SH, Batjakas IE, Kaufman L. Mucus entrapment of particles by a suspension-feeding tilapia (Pisces: Cichlidae) Journal of Experimental Biology. 199: 1743-1756.  0.96
1996 Chapman LJ, Chapman CA, Ogutu-Ohwayo R, Chandler M, Kaufman L, Keiter AE. Refugia for endangered fishes from an introduced predator in Lake Nabugabo, Uganda Conservation Biology. 10: 554-561.  0.96
1995 Chapman LJ, Kaufman LS, Chapman CA, McKenzie FE. Hypoxia tolerance in twelve species of East African cichlids: Potential for low oxygen refugia in Lake Victoria Conservation Biology. 9: 1274-1288. DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-1739.1995.09051274.x  0.96
1995 Van Staaden MJ, Huber R, Kaufman LS, Liem KF. Brain evolution in cichlids of the African Great Lakes: Brain and body size, general patterns, and evolutionary trends Zoology. 98: 165-178.  0.96
1995 Gophen M, Ochumba PB, Kaufman LS. Some aspects of perturbation in the structure and biodiversity of the ecosystem of Lake Victoria (East Africa) Aquatic Living Resources. 8: 27-41.  0.96
1994 Hecky RE, Bugenyi FWB, Ochumba P, Talling JF, Mugidde R, Gophen M, Kaufman L. Deoxygenation of the deep water of Lake Victoria, East Africa Limnology and Oceanography. 39: 1476-1481.  0.96
1993 Kaufman L, Ochumba P. Evolutionary and conservation biology of cichlid fishes as revealed by faunal remnants in northern Lake Victoria Conservation Biology. 7: 719-730.  0.96
1992 Kaufman L, Ebersole J, Beets J, McIvor CC. A key phase in the recruitment dynamics of coral reef fishes: post-settlement transition Environmental Biology of Fishes. 34: 109-118. DOI: 10.1007/BF00002386  0.96
1984 Kaufman LS, Ebersole JP. Microtopography and the organization of two assemblages of coral reef fishes in the west indies Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 78: 253-268. DOI: 10.1016/0022-0981(84)90162-X  0.96
1983 Jackson JA, Kaplan W, Kaufman L, Standard P. Development of fluorescent-antibody reagents for demonstration of Pseudallescheria boydii in tissues. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 18: 668-73. PMID 6195179  0.36
1983 Kaufman LS. Effects of Hurricane Allen on reef fish assemblages near Discovery Bay, Jamaica Coral Reefs. 2: 43-47. DOI: 10.1007/BF00304731  0.96
1981 Woodley JD, Chornesky EA, Clifford PA, Jackson JB, Kaufman LS, Knowlton N, Lang JC, Pearson MP, Porter JW, Rooney MC, Rylaarsdam KW, Tunnicliffe VJ, Wahle CM, Wulff JL, Curtis AS, et al. Hurricane Allen's Impact on Jamaican Coral Reefs. Science (New York, N.Y.). 214: 749-55. PMID 17744383 DOI: 10.1126/science.214.4522.749  0.96
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