MEPS - Vol. 257 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2003 Inter-Research
Published August 07


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RESEARCH ARTICLES

Marañón E, Behrenfeld MJ, González N, Mouriño B, Zubkov MV
High variability of primary production in oligotrophic waters of the Atlantic Ocean: uncoupling from phytoplankton biomass and size structure
MEPS 257:1-11 | Full text in pdf format

Ribes M, Coma R, Atkinson MJ, Kinzie RA III
Particle removal by coral reef communities: picoplankton is a major source of nitrogen
MEPS 257:13-23 | Full text in pdf format

Tobias C, Giblin A, McClelland J, Tucker J, Peterson B
Sediment din fluxes and preferential recycling of benthic microalgal nitrogen in a shallow macrotidal estuary
MEPS 257:25-36 | Full text in pdf format

Silva J, Santos R
Daily variation patterns in seagrass photosynthesis along a vertical gradient
MEPS 257:37-44 | Full text in pdf format

Craft C, Sacco J
Long-term succession of benthic infauna communities on constructed Spartina alterniflora marshes
MEPS 257:45-58 | Full text in pdf format

Narayanaswamy BE, Nickell TD, Gage JD
Appropriate levels of taxonomic discrimination in deep-sea studies: species vs family
MEPS 257:59-68 | Full text in pdf format

Fu FX, Bell PRF
Effect of salinity on growth, pigmentation, N2 fixation and alkaline phosphatase activity of cultured Trichodesmium sp.
MEPS 257:69-76 | Full text in pdf format

Ng TYT, Keough MJ
Delayed effects of larval exposure to Cu in the bryozoan Watersipora subtorquata
MEPS 257:77-85 | Full text in pdf format

Tanguy A, Boutet I, Riso R, Boudry P, Auffret M, Moraga D
Metallothionein genes in the European flat oyster Ostrea edulis: a potential ecological tool for environmental monitoring?
MEPS 257:87-97 | Full text in pdf format

Ahn IY, Surh J, Park YG, Kwon H, Choi KS, Kang SH, Choi HJ, Kim KW, Chung H
Growth and seasonal energetics of the Antarctic bivalve Laternula elliptica from King George Island, Antarctica
MEPS 257:99-110 | Full text in pdf format

Kido JS, Murray SN
Variation in owl limpet Lottia gigantea population structures, growth rates, and gonadal production on southern California rocky shores
MEPS 257:111-124 | Full text in pdf format

Wallace WG, Luoma SN
Subcellular compartmentalization of Cd and Zn in two bivalves. II. Significance of trophically available metal (TAM)
MEPS 257:125-137 | Full text in pdf format

Rollwagen Bollens GC, Penry DL
Feeding dynamics of Acartia spp. copepods in a large, temperate estuary (San Francisco Bay, CA)
MEPS 257:139-158 | Full text in pdf format

Johnson CL
Ecdysteroids in the oceanic copepod Calanus pacificus: variation during molt cycle and change associated with diapause
MEPS 257:159-165 | Full text in pdf format

Meyer B, Atkinson A, Blume B, Bathmann UV
Feeding and energy budgets of larval Antarctic krill Euphausia superba in summer
MEPS 257:167-178 | Full text in pdf format

Seitz RD, Marshall LS Jr., Hines AH, Clark KL
Effects of hypoxia on predator-prey dynamics of the blue crab Callinectes sapidus and the Baltic clam Macoma balthica in Chesapeake Bay
MEPS 257:179-188 | Full text in pdf format

Calcagno JA, Thatje S, Anger K, Lovrich GA, Kaffenberger A
Changes in biomass and chemical composition during lecithotrophic larval development of the southern stone crab Paralomis granulosa
MEPS 257:189-196 | Full text in pdf format

Eggleston DB, Johnson EG, Kellison GT, Nadeau DA
Intense removal and non-saturating functional responses by recreational divers on spiny lobster Panulirus argus
MEPS 257:197-207 | Full text in pdf format

Willis TJ, Anderson MJ
Structure of cryptic reef fish assemblages: relationships with habitat characteristics and predator density
MEPS 257:209-221 | Full text in pdf format

Uiblein F, Lorance P, Latrouite D
Behaviour and habitat utilization of seven demersal fish species on the Bay of Biscay continental slope, NE Atlantic
MEPS 257:223-232 | Full text in pdf format

Bradbury IR, Snelgrove PVR, Pepin P
Passive and active behavioural contributions to patchiness and spatial pattern during the early life history of marine fishes
MEPS 257:233-245 | Full text in pdf format

Grift RE, Rijnsdorp AD, Barot S, Heino M, Dieckmann U
Fisheries-induced trends in reaction norms for maturation in North Sea plaice
MEPS 257:247-257 | Full text in pdf format

André J, Lawler IR
Near infrared spectroscopy as a rapid and inexpensive means of dietary analysis for the marine herbivore, dugong Dugong dugon
MEPS 257:259-266 | Full text in pdf format

Lusseau D
Male and female bottlenose dolphins Tursiops spp. have different strategies to avoid interactions with tour boats in Doubtful Sound, New Zealand
MEPS 257:267-274 | Full text in pdf format

REVIEW

Stoner AW
What constitutes essential nursery habitat for a marine species? A case study of habitat form and function for queen conch
MEPS 257:275-289 | Full text in pdf format

NOTES

Häussermann V, Försterra G
First evidence for coloniality in sea anemones
MEPS 257:291-294 | Full text in pdf format

Fujikura K, Okoshi K, Naganuma T
Strontium as a marker for estimation of microscopic growth rates in a bivalve
MEPS 257:295-301 | Full text in pdf format

Chícharo MA, Esteves E, Santos AMP, dos Santos A, Peliz A, Ré P
Are sardine larvae caught off northern portugal in winter starving? An approach examining nutritional conditions
MEPS 257:303-309 | Full text in pdf format