MEPS - Vol. 244 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2002 Inter-Research
Published November 29

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Skerratt JH, Bowman JP, Hallegraeff G, James S, Nichols PD
Algicidal bacteria associated with blooms of a toxic dinoflagellate in a temperate Australian estuary
MEPS 244:1-15 | Full text in pdf format

Savage AM, Goodson MS, Visram S, Trapido-Rosenthal H, Wiedenmann J, Douglas AE
Molecular diversity of symbiotic algae at the latitudinal margins of their distribution: dinoflagellates of the genus Symbiodinium in corals and sea anemones
MEPS 244:17-26 | Full text in pdf format

Savage AM, Trapido-Rosenthal H, Douglas AE
On the functional significance of molecular variation in Symbiodinium, the symbiotic algae of Cnidaria: photosynthetic response to irradiance
MEPS 244:27-37 | Full text in pdf format

Huisman J, Sommeijer B
Maximal sustainable sinking velocity of phytoplankton
MEPS 244:39-48 | Full text in pdf format

Scarratt MG, Levasseur M, Michaud S, Cantin G, Gosselin M, de Mora SJ
Influence of phytoplankton taxonomic profile on the distribution of dimethylsulfide and dimethylsulfoniopropionate in the northwest Atlantic
MEPS 244:49-61 | Full text in pdf format

Johansson G, Snoeijs P
Macroalgal photosynthetic responses to light in relation to thallus morphology and depth zonation
MEPS 244:63-72 | Full text in pdf format

Irwin S, Davenport J
Hyperoxic boundary layers inhabited by the epiphytic meiofauna of Fucus serratus
MEPS 244:73-79 | Full text in pdf format

Orth RJ, Heck KL Jr, Tunbridge DJ
Predation on seeds of the seagrass Posidonia australis in Western Australia
MEPS 244:81-88 | Full text in pdf format

Parry DM, Nickell LA, Kendall MA, Burrows MT, Pilgrim DA, Jones MB
Comparison of abundance and spatial distribution of burrowing megafauna from diver and remotely operated vehicle observations
MEPS 244:89-93 | Full text in pdf format

Day E, Branch GM
Effects of benthic grazers on microalgal communities of morphologically different encrusting corallines: implications for abalone recruits
MEPS 244:95-103 | Full text in pdf format

Ysebaert T, Herman PMJ
Spatial and temporal variation in benthic macrofauna and relationships with environmental variables in an estuarine, intertidal soft-sediment environment
MEPS 244:105-124 | Full text in pdf format

de Caralt S, López-Legentil S, Tarjuelo I, Uriz MJ, Turon X
Contrasting biological traits of Clavelina lepadiformis (Ascidiacea) populations from inside and outside harbours in the western Mediterranean
MEPS 244:125-137 | Full text in pdf format

Arvanitidis C, Bellan G, Drakopoulos P, Valavanis V, Dounas C, Koukouras A, Eleftheriou A
Seascape biodiversity patterns along the Mediterranean and the Black Sea: lessons from the biogeography of benthic polychaetes
MEPS 244:139-152 | Full text in pdf format

Iyengar EV
Sneaky snails and wasted worms: kleptoparasitism by Trichotropis cancellata (Mollusca, Gastropoda) on Serpula columbiana (Annelida, Polychaeta)
MEPS 244:153-162 | Full text in pdf format

Sejr MK, Sand MK, Jensen KT, Petersen JK, Christensen PB, Rysgaard S
Growth and production of Hiatella arctica (Bivalvia) in a high-Arctic fjord (Young Sound, Northeast Greenland)
MEPS 244:163-169 | Full text in pdf format

Strand J, Jacobsen JA
Imposex in two sublittoral neogastropods from the Kattegat and Skagerrak: the common whelk Buccinum undatum and the red whelk Neptunea antiqua
MEPS 244:171-177 | Full text in pdf format

Hardege JD, Jennings A, Hayden D, Müller CT, Pascoe D, Bentley MG, Clare AS
Novel behavioural assay and partial purification of a female-derived sex pheromone in Carcinus maenas
MEPS 244:179-189 | Full text in pdf format

Sainte-Marie B, Lafrance M
Growth and survival of recently settled snow crab Chionoecetes opilio in relation to intra- and intercohort competition and cannibalism: a laboratory study
MEPS 244:191-203 | Full text in pdf format

Rainbow PS, Black WH
Effects of changes in salinity and osmolality on the rate of uptake of zinc by three crabs of different ecologies
MEPS 244:205-217 | Full text in pdf format

Fock HO, Matthiessen B, Zidowitz H, v. Westernhagen H
Diel and habitat-dependent resource utilisation of deep-sea fishes at the Great Meteor seamount (subtropical NE Atlantic): niche overlap and support for the sound-scattering layer-interception hypothesis
MEPS 244:219-233 | Full text in pdf format

Bowen WD, Tully D, Boness DJ, Bulheier BM, Marshall GJ
Prey-dependent foraging tactics and prey profitability in a marine mammal
MEPS 244:235-245 | Full text in pdf format

Ingram SN, Rogan E
Identifying critical areas and habitat preferences of bottlenose dolphins Tursiops truncatus
MEPS 244:247-255 | Full text in pdf format

González-Solís J, Sanpera C, Ruiz X
Metals and selenium as bioindicators of geographic and trophic segregation in giant petrels Macronectes spp.
MEPS 244:257-264 | Full text in pdf format


Fiedler PC
Environmental change in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean: review of ENSO and decadal variability
MEPS 244:265-283 | Full text in pdf format

Gray JS
Species richness of marine soft sediments
MEPS 244:285-297 | Full text in pdf format


Nagelkerken I, Roberts CM, van der Velde G, Dorenbosch M, van Riel MC, Cocheret de la Morinière E, Nienhuis PH
How important are mangroves and seagrass beds for coral-reef fish? The nursery hypothesis tested on an island scale
MEPS 244:299-305 | Full text in pdf format


Ritz DA
Survival strategies and growth of krill: avoiding predators in space and time
MEPS 244:307-308 | Full text in pdf format


Alonzo SH, Mangel M
Effects of social behavior on survival and growth of krill: important, but how relevant?
MEPS 244:309-310 | Full text in pdf format