MEPS - Vol. 311 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2006 Inter-Research. Published April 13

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Kaiser MJ, Clarke KR, Hinz H, Austen MCV, Somerfield PJ, Karakassis I
Global analysis of response and recovery of benthic biota to fishing
MEPS 311:1-14 | More Information... | Full text in pdf format


Tuya F, Haroun RJ
Spatial patterns and response to wave exposure of shallow water algal assemblages across the Canarian Archipelago: a multi-scaled approach
MEPS 311:15-28 | Full text in pdf format

Sedlacek L, Thistle D
Emergence on the continental shelf: differences among species and between microhabitats
MEPS 311:29-36 | Full text in pdf format

Melrose DC, Oviatt CA, O’Reilly JE, Berman MS
Comparisons of fast repetition rate fluorescence estimated primary production and 14C uptake by phytoplankton
MEPS 311:37-46 | Full text in pdf format

Guizien K, Brochier T, Duchêne JC, Koh BS, Marsaleix P
Dispersal of Owenia fusiformis larvae by wind-driven currents: turbulence, swimming behaviour and mortality in a three-dimensional stochastic model
MEPS 311:47-66 | Full text in pdf format

Hewson I, Steele JA, Capone DG, Fuhrman JA
Temporal and spatial scales of variation in bacterioplankton assemblages of oligotrophic surface waters
MEPS 311:67-77 | Full text in pdf format

Bell JJ, Burton M, Bullimore B, Newman PB, Lock K
Morphological monitoring of subtidal sponge assemblages
MEPS 311:79-91 | Full text in pdf format

Zakai D, Dubinsky Z, Avishai A, Caaras T, Chadwick NE
Lunar periodicity of planula release in the reef-building coral Stylophora pistillata
MEPS 311:93-102 | Full text in pdf format

Piola RF, Johnston EL
Differential resistance to extended copper exposure in four introduced bryozoans
MEPS 311:103-114 | Full text in pdf format

Turner JT, Borkman DG, Hunt CD
Zooplankton of Massachusetts Bay, USA, 1992-2003: relationships between the copepod Calanus finmarchicus and the North Atlantic Oscillation
MEPS 311:115-124 | Full text in pdf format

Walther BD, Thorrold SR
Water, not food, contributes the majority of strontium and barium deposited in the otoliths of a marine fish
MEPS 311:125-130 | Full text in pdf format

Rouleau C, Gobeil C, Tjälve H
Cadmium accumulation in coastal demersal fish
MEPS 311:131-143 | Full text in pdf format

Bertrand A, Barbieri MA, Gerlotto F, Leiva F, Córdova J
Determinism and plasticity of fish schooling behaviour as exemplified by the South Pacific jack mackerel Trachurus murphyi
MEPS 311:145-156 | Full text in pdf format

Bearhop S, Phillips RA, McGill R, Cherel Y, Dawson DA, Croxall JP
Stable isotopes indicate sex-specific and long-term individual foraging specialisation in diving seabirds
MEPS 311:157-164 | Full text in pdf format

Ruchonnet D, Boutoute M, Guinet C, Mayzaud P
Fatty acid composition of Mediterranean fin whale Balaenoptera physalus blubber with respect to body heterogeneity and trophic interaction
MEPS 311:165-174 | Full text in pdf format


Marine biodiversity and ecosystem function: empirical approaches and future research needs
Idea and coordination: Solan M, Raffaelli DG, Paterson DM, White PCL, Pierce GJ

MEPS 311:175-309 | Complete Theme Section in pdf format(3,2 MB)

Solan M, Raffaelli DG, Paterson DM, White PCL, Pierce GJ
MEPS 311:175-178 | Full text in pdf format

Duffy JE, Stachowicz JJ
Why biodiversity is important to oceanography: potential roles of genetic, species, and trophic diversity in pelagic ecosystem processes
MEPS 311:179-189 | Full text in pdf format

Forster RM, Créach V, Sabbe K, Vyverman W, Stal LJ
Biodiversity-ecosystem function relationship in microphytobenthic diatoms of the Westerschelde estuary
MEPS 311:191-201 | Full text in pdf format

Ruesink JL, Feist BE, Harvey CJ, Hong JS, Trimble AC, Wisehart LM
Changes in productivity associated with four introduced species: ecosystem transformation of a ‘pristine’ estuary
MEPS 311:203-215 | Full text in pdf format

Waldbusser GG, Marinelli RL
Macrofaunal modification of porewater advection: role of species function, species interaction, and kinetics
MEPS 311:217-231 | Full text in pdf format

Duffy JE
Biodiversity and the functioning of seagrass ecosystems
MEPS 311:233-250 | Full text in pdf format

Stachowicz JJ, Byrnes JE
Species diversity, invasion success, and ecosystem functioning: disentangling the influence of resource competition, facilitation, and extrinsic factors
MEPS 311:251-262 | Full text in pdf format

Ieno EN, Solan M, Batty P, Pierce GJ
How biodiversity effects ecosystem functioning: roles of infaunal species richness, identity and density in the marine benthos
MEPS 311:263-271 | Full text in pdf format

Naeem S
Expanding scales in biodiversity-based research: challenges and solutions for marine systems
MEPS 311:273-283 | Full text in pdf format

Raffaelli D
Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning: issues of scale and trophic complexity
MEPS 311:285-294 | Full text in pdf format

Bulling MT, White PCL, Raffaelli D, Pierce GJ
Using model systems to address the biodiversity-ecosystem functioning process
MEPS 311:295-309 | Full text in pdf format