MEPS - Vol. 282 - Table of contents

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


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RESEARCH ARTICLES

Thornton DCO
Formation of transparent exopolymeric particles (TEP) from macroalgal detritus
MEPS 282:1-12 | Full text in pdf format

Kröncke I, Stoeck T, Wieking G, Palojärvi A
Relationship between structural and functional aspects of microbial and macrofaunal communities in different areas of the North Sea
MEPS 282:13-31 | Full text in pdf format

Herlory O, Guarini JM, Richard P, Blanchard GF
Microstructure of microphytobenthic biofilm and its spatio-temporal dynamics in an intertidal mudflat (Aiguillon Bay, France)
MEPS 282:33-44 | Full text in pdf format

Cerco CF, Noel MR
Process-based primary production modeling in Chesapeake Bay
MEPS 282:45-58 | Full text in pdf format

Stabenau ER, Zepp RG, Bartels E, Zika RG
Role of the seagrass Thalassia testudinum as a source of chromophoric dissolved organic matter in coastal south Florida
MEPS 282:59-72 | Full text in pdf format

Martí R, Uriz MJ, Turon X
Seasonal and spatial variation of species toxicity in Mediterranean seaweed communities: correlation to biotic and abiotic factors
MEPS 282:73-85 | Full text in pdf format

Hughes AR, Bando KJ, Rodriguez LF, Williams SL
Relative effects of grazers and nutrients on seagrasses: a meta-analysis approach
MEPS 282:87-99 | Full text in pdf format

Bricelj VM, MacQuarrie SP, Smolowitz R
Concentration-dependent effects of toxic and non-toxic isolates of the brown tide alga Aureococcus anophagefferens on growth of juvenile bivalves
MEPS 282:101-114 | Full text in pdf format

Roberson LM, Coyer JA
Variation in blade morphology of the kelp Eisenia arborea: incipient speciation due to local water motion?
MEPS 282:115-128 | Full text in pdf format

Ohtsuka S, Hora M, Suzaki T, Arikawa M, Omura G, Yamada K
Morphology and host-specificity of the apostome ciliate Vampyrophrya pelagica infecting pelagic copepods in the Seto Inland Sea, Japan
MEPS 282:129-142 | Full text in pdf format

Buckley BA, Szmant AM
RNA/dnA ratios as indicators of metabolic activity in four species of Caribbean reef-building corals
MEPS 282:143-149 | Full text in pdf format

Houlbrèque F, Tambutté E, Richard C, Ferrier-Pagès C
Importance of a micro-diet for scleractinian corals
MEPS 282:151-160 | Full text in pdf format

Lapid ED, Wielgus J, Chadwick-Furman NE
Sweeper tentacles of the brain coral Platygyra daedalea: induced development and effects on competitors
MEPS 282:161-171 | Full text in pdf format

Tomas F, Romero J, Turon X
Settlement and recruitment of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus in two contrasting habitats in the Mediterranean
MEPS 282:173-184 | Full text in pdf format

Smith J, Shackley SE
Effects of a commercial mussel Mytilus edulis lay on a sublittoral, soft sediment benthic community
MEPS 282:185-191 | Full text in pdf format

Rilov G, Benayahu Y, Gasith A
Life on the edge: do biomechanical and behavioral adaptations to wave-exposure correlate with habitat partitioning in predatory whelks?
MEPS 282:193-204 | Full text in pdf format

Giles H, Pilditch CA
Effects of diet on sinking rates and erosion thresholds of mussel Perna canaliculus biodeposits
MEPS 282:205-219 | Full text in pdf format

Robbins BD, Bell SS
Relationships between a hermit crab and its shell resource: spatial patterns within a seagrass-dominated landscape
MEPS 282:221-227 | Full text in pdf format

O¹Connor NJ, Judge ML
Molting of fiddler crab Uca minax megalopae: stimulatory cues are specific to salt marshes
MEPS 282:229-236 | Full text in pdf format

Hernandez-Llamas A, Ratkowsky DA
Growth of fishes, crustaceans and molluscs: -estimation of the von Bertalanffy, Logistic, Gompertz and Richards curves and a new growth model
MEPS 282:237-244 | Full text in pdf format

Arrizabalaga H, Costas E, Juste J, González-Garcés A, Nieto B, López-Rodas V
Population structure of albacore Thunnus alalunga inferred from blood groups and tag-recapture analyses
MEPS 282:245-252 | Full text in pdf format

Takahashi M, Watanabe Y
Developmental and growth rates of Japanese anchovy Engraulis japonicus during metamorphosis in the Kuroshio-Oyashio transitional waters
MEPS 282:253-260 | Full text in pdf format

Edeline E, Dufour S, Briand C, Fatin D, Elie P
Thyroid status is related to migratory behavior in Anguilla anguilla glass eels
MEPS 282:261-270 | Full text in pdf format

Richardson DE, Cowen RK
Diversity of leptocephalus larvae around the island of Barbados (West Indies): relevance to regional distributions
MEPS 282:271-284 | Full text in pdf format

Hückstädt LA, Krautz MC
Interaction between southern sea lions Otaria flavescens and jack mackerel Trachurus symmetricus commercial fishery off Central Chile: a geostatistical approach
MEPS 282:285-294 | Full text in pdf format

Reeves RR, Josephson E, Smith TD
Putative historical occurrence of North Atlantic right whales in mid-latitude offshore waters: ŒMaury¹s Smear¹ is likely apocryphal
MEPS 282:295-305 | Full text in pdf format

AS I SEE IT

Ruiz JM
Oil spills versus shifting baselines
MEPS 282:307-309 | Full text in pdf format