MEPS - Vol. 372 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2008 Inter-Research. Published December 09

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Garcias-Bonet N, Marbà N, Holmer M, Duarte CM
Effects of sediment sulfides on seagrass Posidonia oceanica meristematic activity
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Williams CJ, Lavrentyev PJ, Jochem FJ
Bottom-up and top-down control of heterotrophic bacterioplankton growth in a phosphorus-depleted subtropical estuary, Florida Bay, USA
MEPS 372:7-18 | Full text in pdf format

Lapierre JF, Frenette JJ
Advection of freshwater phytoplankton in the St. Lawrence River estuarine turbidity maximum as revealed by sulfur-stable isotopes
MEPS 372:19-29 | Full text in pdf format

Van Colen C, Montserrat F, Vincx M, Herman PMJ, Ysebaert T, Degraer S
Macrobenthic recovery from hypoxia in an estuarine tidal mudflat
MEPS 372:31-42 | Full text in pdf format

Montserrat F, Van Colen C, Degraer S, Ysebaert T, Herman PMJ
Benthic community-mediated sediment dynamics
MEPS 372:43-59 | Full text in pdf format

Kamenos NA, Strong SC, Shenoy DM, Wilson ST, Hatton AD, Moore PG
Red coralline algae as a source of marine biogenic dimethylsulphoniopropionate
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Wild C, Mayr C, Wehrmann L, Schöttner S, Naumann M, Hoffmann F, Rapp HT
Organic matter release by cold water corals and its implication for fauna-microbe interaction
MEPS 372:67-75 | Full text in pdf format

Ferguson AM, Davis AR
Heart of glass: spicule armament and physical defense in temperate reef sponges
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Ferber S, Stam WT, Olsen JL
Genetic diversity and connectivity remain high in eelgrass Zostera marina populations in the Wadden Sea, despite major impacts
MEPS 372:87-96 | Full text in pdf format

Schwarzschild AC, Zieman JC
Effects of physiological integration on the survival and growth of ramets and clonal fragments in the seagrass Syringodium filiforme
MEPS 372:97-104 | Full text in pdf format

Izagirre U, Ramos RR, Marigómez I
Natural variability in size and membrane stability of lysosomes in mussel digestive cells: seasonal and tidal zonation
MEPS 372:105-117 | Full text in pdf format

Nicastro KR, Zardi GI, McQuaid CD
Movement behaviour and mortality in invasive and indigenous mussels: resilience and resistance strategies at different spatial scales
MEPS 372:119-126 | Full text in pdf format

Caro AU, Escobar J, Bozinovic F, Navarrete SA, Castilla JC
Phenotypic variability in byssus thread production of intertidal mussels induced by predators with different feeding strategies
MEPS 372:127-134 | Full text in pdf format

von der Meden CEO, Porri F, Erlandsson J, McQuaid CD
Coastline topography affects the distribution of indigenous and invasive mussels
MEPS 372:135-145 | Full text in pdf format

Thieltges DW, de Montaudouin X, Fredensborg B, Jensen KT, Koprivnikar J, Poulin R
Production of marine trematode cercariae: a potentially overlooked path of energy flow in benthic systems
MEPS 372:147-155 | Full text in pdf format

Drazen JC, Phleger CF, Guest MA, Nichols PD
Lipid, sterols and fatty acids of abyssal polychaetes, crustaceans, and a cnidarian from the northeast Pacific Ocean: food web implications
MEPS 372:157-167 | Full text in pdf format

Hirst AG, Ward P
Spring mortality of the cyclopoid copepod Oithona similis in polar waters
MEPS 372:169-180 | Full text in pdf format

Herter H, Eckert GL
Transport of Dungeness crab Cancer magister megalopae into Glacier Bay, Alaska
MEPS 372:181-194 | Full text in pdf format

Yahel G, Yahel R, Katz T, Lazar B, Herut B, Tunnicliffe V
Fish activity: a major mechanism for sediment resuspension and organic matter remineralization in coastal marine sediments
MEPS 372:195-209 | Full text in pdf format

Cheal AJ, Wilson SK, Emslie MJ, Dolman AM, Sweatman H
Responses of reef fish communities to coral declines on the Great Barrier Reef
MEPS 372:211-223 | Full text in pdf format

Tuya F, Wernberg T, Thomsen MS
Testing the ‘abundant centre’ hypothesis on endemic reef fishes in south-western Australia
MEPS 372:225-230 | Full text in pdf format

Espeland SH, Olsen EM, Knutsen H, Gjøsæter J, Danielssen D, Stenseth NC
New perspectives on fish movement: kernel and GAM smoothers applied to a century of tagging data on coastal Atlantic cod
MEPS 372:231-241 | Full text in pdf format

Kim JH, Kim SJ, Min GS, Han KN
Nutritional condition determined using RNA/DNA ratios of the river pufferfish Takifugu obscurus under different salinities
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Weng KC, Foley DG, Ganong JE, Perle C, Shillinger GL, Block BA
Migration of an upper trophic level predator, the salmon shark Lamna ditropis, between distant ecoregions
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Casale P, Abbate G, Freggi D, Conte N, Oliverio M, Argano R
Foraging ecology of loggerhead sea turtles Caretta caretta in the central Mediterranean Sea: evidence for a relaxed life history model
MEPS 372:265-276 | Full text in pdf format

Luque SP, Arnould JPY, Guinet C
Temporal structure of diving behaviour in sympatric Antarctic and subantarctic fur seals
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Herman DP, Matkin CO, Ylitalo GM, Durban JW, Hanson MB, Dahlheim ME, Straley JM, Wade PR, Tilbury KL, Boyer RH, Pearce RW, Krahn MM
Assessing age distributions of killer whale Orcinus orca populations from the composition of endogenous fatty acids in their outer blubber layers
MEPS 372:289-302 | Full text in pdf format


Somerfield PJ
Identification of the Bray-Curtis similarity index: Comment on Yoshioka (2008)
MEPS 372:303-306 | Full text in pdf format


Yoshioka PM
The Bray-Curtis similarity index remains misidentified: Reply to Somerfield (2008)
MEPS 372:307-309 | Full text in pdf format