MEPS - Vol. 242 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2002 Inter-Research
Published October 25

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Teixidó N, Garrabou J, Arntz WE
Spatial pattern quantification of Antarctic benthic communities using landscape indices
MEPS 242:1-14 | Full text in pdf format

Ortiz M, Wolff M
Application of loop analysis to benthic systems in northern Chile for the elaboration of sustainable management strategies
MEPS 242:15-27 | Full text in pdf format

Dippner JW, Heerkloss R, Zbilut JP
Recurrence quantification analysis as a tool for characterization of non-linear mesocosm dynamics
MEPS 242:29-37 | Full text in pdf format

Gailhard I, Gros Ph, Durbec JP, Beliaeff B, Belin C, Nézan E, Lassus P
Variability patterns of microphytoplankton communities along the French coasts
MEPS 242:39-50 | Full text in pdf format

Gilpin LC, Priddle J, Whitehouse MJ, Savidge G, Atkinson A
Primary production and carbon uptake dynamics in the vicinity of South Georgia—balancing carbon fixation and removal
MEPS 242:51-62 | Full text in pdf format

Alcaraz M, Marrasé C, Peters F, Arin L, Malits A
Effects of turbulence conditions on the balance between production and respiration in marine planktonic communities
MEPS 242:63-71 | Full text in pdf format

Hietanen S, Moisander PH, Kuparinen J, Tuominen L
No sign of denitrification in a Baltic Sea cyanobacterial bloom
MEPS 242:73-82 | Full text in pdf format

Granum E, Kirkvold S, Myklestad SM
Cellular and extracellular production of carbohydrates and amino acids by the marine diatom Skeletonema costatum: diel variations and effects of N depletion
MEPS 242:83-94 | Full text in pdf format

Legendre L, Rivkin RB
Fluxes of carbon in the upper ocean: regulation by food-web control nodes
MEPS 242:95-109 | Full text in pdf format

Hämmerli A, Reusch TBH
Local adaptation and transplant dominance in genets of the marine clonal plant Zostera marina
MEPS 242:111-118 | Full text in pdf format

Brown BE, Downs CA, Dunne RP, Gibb SW
Exploring the basis of thermotolerance in the reef coral Goniastrea aspera
MEPS 242:119-129 | Full text in pdf format

Cumming RL
Tissue injury predicts colony decline in reef-building corals
MEPS 242:131-141 | Full text in pdf format

Raimondi PT, Wilson CM, Ambrose RF, Engle JM, Minchinton TE
Continued declines of black abalone along the coast of California: are mass mortalities related to El Niño events?
MEPS 242:143-152 | Full text in pdf format

Miller DC, Norkko A, Pilditch CA
Influence of diet on dispersal of horse mussel Atrina zelandica biodeposits
MEPS 242:153-167 | Full text in pdf format

Fraser KPP, Clarke A, Peck LS
Feast and famine in Antarctica: seasonal physiology in the limpet Nacella concinna
MEPS 242:169-177 | Full text in pdf format

Soetaert K, Muthumbi A, Heip C
Size and shape of ocean margin nematodes: morphological diversity and depth-related patterns
MEPS 242:179-193 | Full text in pdf format

Morais S, Narciso L, Calado R, Nunes ML, Rosa R
Lipid dynamics during the embryonic development of Plesionika martia martia (Decapoda; Pandalidae), Palaemon serratus and P. elegans (Decapoda; Palaemonidae): relation to metabolic consumption
MEPS 242:195-204 | Full text in pdf format

Trnski T
Behaviour of settlement-stage larvae of fishes with an estuarine juvenile phase: in situ observations in a warm-temperate estuary
MEPS 242:205-214 | Full text in pdf format

Bjorkstedt EP, Rosenfeld LK, Grantham BA, Shkedy Y, Roughgarden J
Distributions of larval rockfishes Sebastes spp. across nearshore fronts in a coastal upwelling region
MEPS 242:215-228 | Full text in pdf format

Jackson AC, Rundle SD, Attrill MJ
Fitness consequences of prey depletion for the common goby Pomatoschistus microps
MEPS 242:229-235 | Full text in pdf format

Dempster T, Sanchez-Jerez P, Bayle-Sempere JT, Giménez-Casalduero F, Valle C
Attraction of wild fish to sea-cage fish farms in the south-western Mediterranean Sea: spatial and short-term temporal variability
MEPS 242:237-252 | Full text in pdf format

Seminoff JA, Resendiz A, Nichols WJ
Home range of green turtles Chelonia mydas at a coastal foraging area in the Gulf of California, Mexico
MEPS 242:253-265 | Full text in pdf format

Nisbet ICT, Montoya JP, Burger J, Hatch JJ
Use of stable isotopes to investigate individual differences in diets and mercury exposures among common terns Sterna hirundo in breeding and wintering grounds
MEPS 242:267-274 | Full text in pdf format

Hindell MA, Harcourt R, Waas JR, Thompson D
Fine-scale three-dimensional spatial use by diving, lactating female Weddell seals Leptonychotes weddellii
MEPS 242:275-284 | Full text in pdf format

Boyd IL, Staniland IJ, Martin AR
Distribution of foraging by female Antarctic fur seals
MEPS 242:285-294 | Full text in pdf format

Whitehead H
Estimates of the current global population size and historical trajectory for sperm whales
MEPS 242:295-304 | Full text in pdf format


Minchinton TE
Precipitation during El Niño correlates with increasing spread of Phragmites australis in New England, USA, coastal marshes
MEPS 242:305-309 | Full text in pdf format