MEPS - Vol. 163 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN:0171-8630; Online ISSN:1616-1599)
Copyright © 1998 Inter-Research
Published March 12


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RESEARCH ARTICLES

Lawson JW, Anderson JT, Dalley EL, Stenson GB
Selective foraging by harp seals Phoca groenlandica in nearshore and offshore waters of Newfoundland, 1993 and 1994
MEPS 163:1-10 | Full text in pdf format

Brodeur RD
In situ observations of the association between juvenile fishes and scyphomedusae in the Bering Sea
MEPS 163:11-20 | Full text in pdf format

Vance DJ, Haywood MDE, Heales DS, Kenyon RA, Loneragan NR
Seasonal and annual variation in abundance of postlarval and juvenile banana prawns Penaeus merguiensis and environmental variation in two estuaries in tropical northeastern Australia:a six year study
MEPS 163:21-36 | Full text in pdf format

Uye S, Sano K
Seasonal variations in biomass, growth rate and production rate of the small cyclopoid copepod Oithona davisae in a temperate eutrophic inlet
MEPS 163:37-44 | Full text in pdf format

Curran MC, Able KW
The value of tethering fishes (winter flounder and tautog) as a tool for assessing predation rates
MEPS 163:45-51 | Full text in pdf format

Guisande C, Riveiro I, Solá A, Valdés L
Effect of biotic and abiotic factors on the biochemical composition of wild eggs and larvae of several fish species
MEPS 163:53-61 | Full text in pdf format

Mari X, Burd A
Seasonal size spectra of transparent exopolymeric particles (TEP) in a coastal sea and comparison with those predicted using coagulation theory
MEPS 163:63-76 | Full text in pdf format

Schumann R, Rentsch D
Staining particulate organic matter with DTAF--a fluorescence dye for carbohydrates and protein:a new approach and application of a 2D image analysis system
MEPS 163:77-88 | Full text in pdf format

Kinney EH, Roman CT
Response of primary producers to nutrient enrichment in a shallow estuary
MEPS 163:89-98 | Full text in pdf format

Gilbert F, Stora G, Bonin P
Influence of bioturbation on denitrification activity in Mediterranean coastal sediments:an in situ experimental approach
MEPS 163:99-107 | Full text in pdf format

Trimmer M, Nedwell DB, Sivyer DB, Malcolm SJ
Nitrogen fluxes through the lower estuary of the river Great Ouse, England:the role of the bottom sediments
MEPS 163:109-124 | Full text in pdf format

Vedel A
Phytoplankton depletion in the benthic boundary layer caused by suspension-feeding Nereis diversicolor (Polychaeta):grazing impact and effect of temperature
MEPS 163:125-132 | Full text in pdf format

Katajisto T, Viitasalo M, Koski M
Seasonal occurrence and hatching of calanoid eggs in sediments of the northern Baltic Sea
MEPS 163:133-143 | Full text in pdf format

Aarnio K, Bonsdorff E, Norkko A
Role of Halicryptus spinulosus (Priapulida) in structuring meiofauna and settling macrofauna
MEPS 163:145-153 | Full text in pdf format

De Wolf H, Backeljau T, Verhagen R
Spatio-temporal genetic structure and gene flow between two distinct shell morphs of the planktonic developing periwinkle Littorina striata (Mollusca:Prosobranchia)
MEPS 163:155-163 | Full text in pdf format

Comtet T, Desbruyères D
Population structure and recruitment in mytilid bivalves from the Lucky Strike and Menez Gwen hydrothermal vent fields (37°17'N and 37°50'N on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge)
MEPS 163:165-177 | Full text in pdf format

Abele D, Großpietsch H, Pörtner HO
Temporal fluctuations and spatial gradients of environmental PO2, temperature, H2O2 and H2S in its intertidal habitat trigger enzymatic antioxidant protection in the capitellid worm Heteromastus filiformis
MEPS 163:179-191 | Full text in pdf format

Stien A, Leinaas HP, Halvorsen O, Christie H
Population dynamics of the Echinomermella matsi (Nematoda)-Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis (Echinoida) system:effects on host fecundity
MEPS 163:193-201 | Full text in pdf format

Benedetti-Cecchi L, Bulleri F, Cinelli F
Density dependent foraging of sea urchins in shallow subtidal reefs on the west coast of Italy (western Mediterranean)
MEPS 163:203-211 | Full text in pdf format

Roberts DE, Smith A, Ajani P, Davis AR
Rapid changes in encrusting marine assemblages exposed to anthropogenic point-source pollution:a 'Beyond BACI' approach
MEPS 163:213-224 | Full text in pdf format

Miller KJ
Short-distance dispersal of black coral larvae:inference from spatial analysis of colony genotypes
MEPS 163:225-233 | Full text in pdf format

Ben-David-Zaslow R, Benayahu Y
Competence and longevity in planulae of several species of soft corals
MEPS 163:235-243 | Full text in pdf format

Ricciardi A, Bourget E
Weight-to-weight conversion factors for marine benthic macroinvertebrates
MEPS 163:245-251 | Full text in pdf format

Plante CJ, Shriver AG
Patterns of differential digestion of bacteria in deposit feeders:a test of resource partitioning
MEPS 163:253-258 | Full text in pdf format

Bidwell JR, Wheeler KW, Burridge TR
Toxicant effects on the zoospore stage of the marine macroalga Ecklonia radiata (Phaeophyta:Laminariales)
MEPS 163:259-265 | Full text in pdf format

Dalla Via J, Sturmbauer C, Schönweger G, Sötz E, Mathekowitsch S, Stifter M, Rieger R
Light gradients and meadow structure in Posidonia oceanica:ecomorphological and functional correlates
MEPS 163:267-278 | Full text in pdf format

NOTES

Nagelkerken I, Bak RPM
Differential regeneration of artificial lesions among sympatric morphs of the Caribbean corals Porites astreoides and Stephanocoenia michelinii
MEPS 163:279-283 | Full text in pdf format

Takeuchi I, Watanabe K
Respiration rate and swimming speed of the necrophagous amphipod Eurythenes gryllus from Antarctic deep waters
MEPS 163:285-288 | Full text in pdf format

Ceccherelli G, Cinelli F
Habitat effect on spatio-temporal variability in size and density of the introduced alga Caulerpa taxifolia
MEPS 163:289-294 | Full text in pdf format

Wilson RP, Kierspel MAM
A method for retrieval of anchored stomach probes from seabirds
MEPS 163:295-297 | Full text in pdf format

COMMENTS

Kähler P
Concerning respiration and the carbon-to-nitrogen ratio of a phytoplankton bloom. Comment on Kepkay et al. (1997)
MEPS 163:299-303 | Full text in pdf format

Kepkay PE
Reply to the comment of P. Kähler
MEPS 163:303-305 | Full text in pdf format