MEPS - Vol. 233 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2002 Inter-Research
Published May 21


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RESEARCH ARTICLES

Alldredge AL, Cowles TJ, MacIntyre S, Rines JEB, Donaghay PL, Greenlaw CF, Holliday DV, Dekshenieks MM, Sullivan JM, Zaneveld JRV
Occurrence and mechanisms of formation of a dramatic thin layer of marine snow in a shallow Pacific fjord
MEPS 233:1-12 | Full text in pdf format

Drake LA, Ruiz GM, Galil BS, Mullady TL, Friedmann DO, Dobbs FC
Microbial ecology of ballast water during a transoceanic voyage and the effects of open-ocean exchange
MEPS 233:13-20 | Full text in pdf format

González N, Anadón R, Marañón E
Large-scale variability of planktonic net community metabolism in the Atlantic Ocean: importance of temporal changes in oligotrophic subtropical waters
MEPS 233:21-30 | Full text in pdf format

Stoecker DK, Gustafson DE
Predicting grazing mortality of an estuarine dinoflagellate, Pfiesteria piscicida
MEPS 233:31-38 | Full text in pdf format

Caffrey JM, Harrington N, Ward B
Biogeochemical processes in a small California estuary. 1. Benthic fluxes and pore water constituents reflect high nutrient freshwater inputs
MEPS 233:39-53 | Full text in pdf format

Magalhães CM, Bordalo AA, Wiebe WJ
Temporal and spatial patterns of intertidal sediment-water nutrient and oxygen fluxes in the Douro River estuary, Portugal
MEPS 233:55-71 | Full text in pdf format

Pakhomov EA, Froneman PW, Wassmann P, Ratkova T, Arashkevich E
Contribution of algal sinking and zooplankton grazing to downward flux in the Lazarev Sea (Southern Ocean) during the onset of phytoplankton bloom: a lagrangian study
MEPS 233:73-88 | Full text in pdf format

Brodeur RD, Sugisaki H, Hunt GL Jr.
Increases in jellyfish biomass in the Bering Sea: implications for the ecosystem
MEPS 233:89-103 | Full text in pdf format

Vermeij MJA, Bak RPM
How are coral populations structured by light? Marine light regimes and the distribution of Madracis
MEPS 233:105-116 | Full text in pdf format

Hiddink JG, Wolff WJ
Changes in distribution and decrease in numbers during migration of the bivalve Macoma balthica
MEPS 233:117-130 | Full text in pdf format

Geffard A, Geffard O, His E, Amiard JC
Relationships between metal bioaccumulation and metallothionein levels in larvae of Mytilus galloprovincialis exposed to contaminated estuarine sediment elutriate
MEPS 233:131-142 | Full text in pdf format

Sköld M, Barker MF, Mladenov PV
Spatial variability in sexual and asexual reproduction of the fissiparous seastar Coscinasterias muricata: the role of food and fluctuating temperature
MEPS 233:143-155 | Full text in pdf format

McCarthy DA, Young CM
Gametogenesis and reproductive behavior in the echinoid Lytechinus variegatus
MEPS 233:157-168 | Full text in pdf format

Shreeve RS, Ward P, Whitehouse MJ
Copepod growth and development around South Georgia: relationships with temperature, food and krill
MEPS 233:169-183 | Full text in pdf format

Bergmann M, Wieczorek SK, Moore PG, Atkinson RJA
Utilisation of invertebrates discarded from the Nephrops fishery by variously selective benthic scavengers in the west of Scotland
MEPS 233:185-198 | Full text in pdf format

Durand JP, Goudard F, Barbot C, Pieri J, Fowler SW, Cotret O
Ferritin and hemocyanin: 210Po molecular traps in marine fish, oyster and lobster
MEPS 233:199-205 | Full text in pdf format

Jellyman D, Tsukamoto K
First use of archival transmitters to track migrating freshwater eels Anguilla dieffenbachii at sea
MEPS 233:207-215 | Full text in pdf format

Jessop BM, Shiao JC, Iizuka Y, Tzeng WN
Migratory behaviour and habitat use by American eels Anguilla rostrata as revealed by otolith microchemistry
MEPS 233:217-229 | Full text in pdf format

Mazzoldi C, Poltronieri C, Rasotto MB
Egg size variability and mating system in the marbled goby Pomatoschistus marmoratus (Pisces: Gobiidae)
MEPS 233:231-239 | Full text in pdf format

Scharf FS, Buckel JA, Juanes F
Size-dependent vulnerability of juvenile bay anchovy Anchoa mitchilli to bluefish predation: Does large body size always provide a refuge?
MEPS 233:241-252 | Full text in pdf format

Chittaro PM
Species-area relationships for coral reef fish assemblages of St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
MEPS 233:253-261 | Full text in pdf format

Bean K, Jones GP, Caley MJ
Relationships among distribution, abundance and microhabitat specialisation in a guild of coral reef triggerfish (family Balistidae)
MEPS 233:263-272 | Full text in pdf format

Hatase H, Takai N, Matsuzawa Y, Sakamoto W, Omuta K, Goto K, Arai N, Fujiwara T
Size-related differences in feeding habitat use of adult female loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta around Japan determined by stable isotope analyses and satellite telemetry
MEPS 233:273-281 | Full text in pdf format

Hyrenbach KD, Fernández P, Anderson DJ
Oceanographic habitats of two sympatric North Pacific albatrosses during the breeding season
MEPS 233:283-301 | Full text in pdf format

NOTES

Kirchman DL
Calculating microbial growth rates from data on production and standing stocks
MEPS 233:303-306 | Full text in pdf format

Williams SL, Grosholz ED
Preliminary reports from the Caulerpa taxifolia invasion in southern California
MEPS 233:307-310 | Full text in pdf format