MEPS - Vol. 277 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2004 Inter-Research
Published August 16


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RESEARCH ARTICLES

Kattner G, Thomas DN, Haas C, Kennedy H, Dieckmann GS
Surface ice and gap layers in Antarctic sea ice: highly productive habitats
MEPS 277:1-12 | Full text in pdf format

Duineveld GCA, Lavaleye MSS, Berghuis EM
Particle flux and food supply to a seamount cold-water coral community (Galicia Bank, NW Spain)
MEPS 277:13-23 | Full text in pdf format

Silverman ED, Veit RR, Nevitt GA
Nearest neighbors as foraging cues: information transfer in a patchy environment
MEPS 277:25-36 | Full text in pdf format

Carmack EC, Macdonald RW, Jasper S
Phytoplankton productivity on the Canadian Shelf of the Beaufort Sea
MEPS 277:37-50 | Full text in pdf format

Montes-Hugo MA, Alvarez-Borrego S, Gaxiola-Castro G
Annual phytoplankton production in a coastal lagoon of the southern California Current System
MEPS 277:51-60 | Full text in pdf format

Britton-Simmons KH
Direct and indirect effects of the introduced alga Sargassum muticum on benthic, subtidal communities of Washington State, USA
MEPS 277:61-78 | Full text in pdf format

Kubanek J, Lester SE, Fenical W, Hay ME
Ambiguous role of phlorotannins as chemical defenses in the brown alga Fucus vesiculosus
MEPS 277:79-93 | Full text in pdf format

Ayre DJ, Miller KJ
Where do clonal coral larvae go? Adult genotypic diversity conflicts with reproductive effort in the brooding coral Pocillopora damicornis
MEPS 277:95-105 | Full text in pdf format

Le Pape O, Guérault D, Désaunay Y
Effect of an invasive mollusc, American slipper limpet Crepidula fornicata, on habitat suitability for juvenile common sole Solea solea in the Bay of Biscay
MEPS 277:107-115 | Full text in pdf format

Arrontes J, Arenas F, Fernández C, Rico JM, Oliveros J, Martínez B, Viejo RM, Alvarez D
Effect of grazing by limpets on mid-shore species assemblages in northern Spain
MEPS 277:117-133 | Full text in pdf format

Blackmore G, Wang WX
Relationships between metallothioneins and metal accumulation in the whelk Thais clavigera
MEPS 277:135-145 | Full text in pdf format

Jiménez-Pérez LC, Lavaniegos BE
Changes in dominance of copepods off Baja California during the 1997-1999 El Niño and La Niña
MEPS 277:147-165 | Full text in pdf format

Hooff RC, Bollens SM
Functional response and potential predatory impact of Tortanus dextrilobatus, a carnivorous copepod recently introduced to the San Francisco Estuary
MEPS 277:167-179 | Full text in pdf format

Gage JD, Lambshead PJD, Bishop JDD, Stuart CT, Jones NS
Large-scale biodiversity pattern of Cumacea (Peracarida: Crustacea) in the deep Atlantic
MEPS 277:181-196 | Full text in pdf format

Costa FO, Neuparth T, Theodorakis CW, Costa MH, Shugart LR
RAPD analysis of southern populations of Gammarus locusta: comparison with allozyme data and ecological inferences
MEPS 277:197-207 | Full text in pdf format

Burrows MT, Tarling G
Effects of density dependence on diel vertical migration of populations of northern krill: a genetic algorithm model
MEPS 277:209-220 | Full text in pdf format

Luzier CW, Wilson RR Jr.
Analysis of mtDNA haplotypes of kelp bass tests for sibling-dominated recruitment near marine protected areas of the California Channel Islands
MEPS 277:221-230 | Full text in pdf format

Andrews KS, Anderson TW
Habitat-dependent recruitment of two temperate reef fishes at multiple spatial scales
MEPS 277:231-244 | Full text in pdf format

Kaunda-Arara B, Rose GA
Homing and site fidelity in the greasy grouper Epinephelus tauvina (Serranidae) within a marine protected area in coastal Kenya
MEPS 277:245-251 | Full text in pdf format

Vita R, Marín A, Madrid JA, Jiménez-Brinquis B, Cesar A, Marín-Guirao L
Effects of wild fishes on waste exportation from a Mediterranean fish farm
MEPS 277:253-261 | Full text in pdf format

Macleod K, Fairbairns R, Gill A, Fairbairns B, Gordon J, Blair-Myers C, Parsons ECM
Seasonal distribution of minke whales Balaenoptera acutorostrata in relation to physiography and prey off the Isle of Mull, Scotland
MEPS 277:263-274 | Full text in pdf format

Ruiz-Cooley RI, Gendron D, Aguíñiga S, Mesnick S, Carriquiry JD
Trophic relationships between sperm whales and jumbo squid using stable isotopes of C and N
MEPS 277:275-283 | Full text in pdf format

NOTES

Sebastián M, Niell FX
Alkaline phosphatase activity in marine oligotrophic environments: implications of single-substrate addition assays for potential activity estimations
MEPS 277:285-290 | Full text in pdf format

Grabowski JH, Powers SP
Habitat complexity mitigates trophic transfer on oyster reefs
MEPS 277:291-295 | Full text in pdf format

Nedved O
Occurrence of the phylum Cycliophora in the Mediterranean
MEPS 277:297-299 | Full text in pdf format

THEME SECTION

Peer review: journal articles versus research proposals

Idea and coordination: Hans Ulrik Riisgård

Contributors: Hartmut Barth, Poul Scheel Larsen, Peter Roepstorff, Ferdinando Boero, John Dolan, Ulrich Sommer, Valerio Zupo, Jan Vermaat, Thomas R. Anderson, Ron T. Kneib, Bente Aa. Lomstein, Ian Jenkinson, Sandra E. Shumway
MEPS 277:301-309 | Full text in pdf format