MEPS - Vol. 230 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2002 Inter-Research
Published April 05


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RESEARCH ARTICLES

Link J
Does food web theory work for marine ecosystems?
MEPS 230:1-9 | Full text in pdf format

Yunev OA, Vedernikov VI, Basturk O, Yilmaz A, Kideys AE, Moncheva S, Konovalov SK
Long-term variations of surface chlorophyll a and primary production in the open Black Sea
MEPS 230:11-28 | Full text in pdf format

Gerdts G, Hummert C, Donner G, Luckas B, Schütt C
A fast fluorimetric assay (FFA) for the detection of saxitoxin in natural phytoplankton samples
MEPS 230:29-34 | Full text in pdf format

Park JS, Cho BC
Active heterotrophic nanoflagellates in the hypoxic water-column of the eutrophic Masan Bay, Korea
MEPS 230:35-45 | Full text in pdf format

Tillmann U, John U
Toxic effects of Alexandrium spp. on heterotrophic dinoflagellates: an allelochemical defence mechanism independent of PSP-toxin content
MEPS 230:47-58 | Full text in pdf format

Figueroa FL, Jiménez C, Viñegla B, Pérez-Rodríguez E, Aguilera J, Flores-Moya A, Altamirano M, Lebert M, Häder DP
Effects of solar UV radiation on photosynthesis of the marine angiosperm Posidonia oceanica from southern Spain
MEPS 230:59-70 | Full text in pdf format

Josefson AB, Forbes TL, Rosenberg R
Fate of phytodetritus in marine sediments: functional importance of macrofaunal community
MEPS 230:71-85 | Full text in pdf format

Holmer M, Bachmann Olsen A
Role of decomposition of mangrove and seagrass detritus in sediment carbon and nitrogen cycling in a tropical mangrove forest
MEPS 230:87-101 | Full text in pdf format

Buzzelli CP, Luettich Jr. RA, Powers SP, Peterson CH, McNinch JE, Pinckney JL, Paerl HW
Estimating the spatial extent of bottom-water hypoxia and habitat degradation in a shallow estuary
MEPS 230:103-112 | Full text in pdf format

Heyward AJ, Smith LD, Rees M, Field SN
Enhancement of coral recruitment by in situ mass culture of coral larvae
MEPS 230:113-118 | Full text in pdf format

McGovern TM
Patterns of sexual and asexual reproduction in the brittle star Ophiactis savignyi in the Florida Keys
MEPS 230:119-126 | Full text in pdf format

Barroso CM, Moreira MH, Bebianno MJ
Imposex, female sterility and organotin contamination of the prosobranch Nassarius reticulatus from the Portuguese coast
MEPS 230:127-135 | Full text in pdf format

Van Dover CL
Community structure of mussel beds at deep-sea hydrothermal vents
MEPS 230:137-158 | Full text in pdf format

Danovaro R, Fraschetti S
Meiofaunal vertical zonation on hard-bottoms: comparison with soft-bottom meiofauna
MEPS 230:159-169 | Full text in pdf format

Abril G, Iversen N
Methane dynamics in a shallow non-tidal estuary (Randers Fjord, Denmark)
MEPS 230:171-181 | Full text in pdf format

Barata C, Baird DJ, Medina M, Albalat A, Soares AMVM
Determining the ecotoxicological mode of action of toxic chemicals in meiobenthic marine organisms: stage-specific short tests with Tisbe battagliai
MEPS 230:183-194 | Full text in pdf format

Hirst AG, Kiørboe T
Mortality of marine planktonic copepods: global rates and patterns
MEPS 230:195-209 | Full text in pdf format

Plourde S, Dodson JJ, Runge JA, Therriault JC
Spatial and temporal variations in copepod community structure in the lower St. Lawrence Estuary, Canada
MEPS 230:211-224 | Full text in pdf format

Giraldo A, Escribano R, Marin V
Spatial distribution of Calanus chilensis off Mejillones Peninsula (northern Chile): ecological consequences upon coastal upwelling
MEPS 230:225-234 | Full text in pdf format

Kendall MS, Wolcott DL, Wolcott TG, Hines AH
Influence of male size and mating history on sperm content of ejaculates of the blue crab Callinectes sapidus
MEPS 230:235-240 | Full text in pdf format

Ouellet P, Allard JP
Seasonal and interannual variability in larval lobster Homarus americanus size, growth and condition in the Magdalen Islands, southern Gulf of St. Lawrence
MEPS 230:241-251 | Full text in pdf format

Friedlander AM, DeMartini EE
Contrasts in density, size, and biomass of reef fishes between the northwestern and the main Hawaiian islands: the effects of fishing down apex predators
MEPS 230:253-264 | Full text in pdf format

Kuropat C, Mercaldo-Allen R, Caldarone E, Goldberg R, Phelan B, Thurberg F
Evaluation of RNA concentration as an indicator of growth in young-of-the-year winter flounder Pseudopleuronectes americanus and tautog Tautoga onitis
MEPS 230:265-274 | Full text in pdf format

Barrett RT
Atlantic puffin Fratercula arctica and common guillemot Uria aalge chick diet and growth as indicators of fish stocks in the Barents Sea
MEPS 230:275-287 | Full text in pdf format

Eckert SA
Distribution of juvenile leatherback sea turtle Dermochelys coriacea sightings
MEPS 230:289-293 | Full text in pdf format

NOTE

Zapata FA, Herrón PA
Pelagic larval duration and geographic distribution of tropical eastern Pacific snappers (Pisces: Lutjanidae)
MEPS 230:295-300 | Full text in pdf format

ERRATUM
Eastwood et al., Vol. 224:251-266 (2001)
MEPS 230:301 | Full text in pdf format

COMBINED AUTHOR AND TITLE INDEX
Volumes 221 to 230 (2001-2002)
MEPS 230:303-314 | Full text in pdf format