MEPS - Vol. 379 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2009 Inter-Research. Published March 30

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Verdy A, Follows M, Flierl G
Optimal phytoplankton cell size in an allometric model
MEPS 379:1-12 | More Information... | Full text in pdf format


Montes-Hugo MA, Ducklow H, Schofield OM
Contribution by different marine bacterial communities to particulate beam attenuation
MEPS 379:13-22 | Full text in pdf format

Taira Y, Uchimiya M, Kudo I
Simultaneous estimation of viral lysis and protozoan grazing on bacterial mortality using a modified virus-dilution method
MEPS 379:23-32 | Full text in pdf format

Ní Longphuirt S, Lim JH, Leynaert A, Claquin P, Choy EJ, Kang CK, An S
Dissolved inorganic nitrogen uptake by intertidal microphytobenthos: nutrient concentrations, light availability and migration
MEPS 379:33-44 | Full text in pdf format

Hofmann T, Hanlon ARM, Taylor JD, Ball AS, Osborn AM, Underwood GJC
Dynamics and compositional changes in extracellular carbohydrates in estuarine sediments during degradation
MEPS 379:45-58 | Full text in pdf format

Widdicombe S, Dashfield SL, McNeill CL, Needham HR, Beesley A, McEvoy A, Oexnevad S, Clarke KR, Berge JA
Effects of CO2 induced seawater acidification on infaunal diversity and sediment nutrient fluxes
MEPS 379:59-75 | Full text in pdf format

Chen B, Liu H, Landry MR, Chen M, Sun J, Shek L, Chen X, Harrison PJ
Estuarine nutrient loading affects phytoplankton growth and microzooplankton grazing at two contrasting sites in Hong Kong coastal waters
MEPS 379:77-90 | Full text in pdf format

Seeyave S, Probyn TA, Pitcher GC, Lucas MI, Purdie DA
Nitrogen nutrition in assemblages dominated by Pseudo-nitzschia spp., Alexandrium catenella and Dinophysis acuminata off the west coast of South Africa
MEPS 379:91-107 | Full text in pdf format

Warner RR, Hamilton SL, Sheehy MS, Zeidberg LD, Brady BC, Caselle JE
Geographic variation in natal and early larval trace-elemental signatures in the statoliths of the market squid Doryteuthis (formerly Loligo) opalescens
MEPS 379:109-121 | Full text in pdf format

Wang S, Li C, Sun S, Ning X, Zhang W
Spring and autumn reproduction of Calanus sinicus in the Yellow Sea
MEPS 379:123-133 | Full text in pdf format

Herbert RJH, Southward AJ, Clarke RT, Sheader M, Hawkins SJ
Persistent border: an analysis of the geographic boundary of an intertidal species
MEPS 379:135-150 | Full text in pdf format

Drury McCall D, Rakocinski CF, Pinckney JL
Effects of grass shrimp versus nutrient addition on epiphytic algae associated with the ephemeral widgeongrass Ruppia maritima
MEPS 379:151-162 | Full text in pdf format

Leis JM, Hay AC, Howarth GJ
Ontogeny of in situ behaviours relevant to dispersal and population connectivity in larvae of coral-reef fishes
MEPS 379:163-179 | Full text in pdf format

Dorenbosch M, Grol MGG, de Groene A, van der Velde G, Nagelkerken I
Piscivore assemblages and predation pressure affect relative safety of some back-reef habitats for juvenile fish in a Caribbean bay
MEPS 379:181-196 | Full text in pdf format

Forcada A, Valle C, Bonhomme P, Criquet G, Cadiou G, Lenfant P, Sánchez-Lizaso JL
Effects of habitat on spillover from marine protected areas to artisanal fisheries
MEPS 379:197-211 | Full text in pdf format

Limborg MT, Pedersen JS, Hemmer-Hansen J, Tomkiewicz J, Bekkevold D
Genetic population structure of European sprat Sprattus sprattus: differentiation across a steep environmental gradient in a small pelagic fish
MEPS 379:213-224 | Full text in pdf format

Vallès H, Hunte W, Kramer DL
Variable temporal relationships between environment and recruitment in coral reef fishes
MEPS 379:225-240 | Full text in pdf format

Yamada Y, Okamura A, Mikawa N, Utoh T, Horie N, Tanaka S, Miller MJ, Tsukamoto K,
Ontogenetic changes in phototactic behavior during metamorphosis of artificially reared Japanese eel Anguilla japonica larvae
MEPS 379:241-251 | Full text in pdf format

Rooper CN, Martin MH
Predicting presence and abundance of demersal fishes: a model application to shortspine thornyhead Sebastolobus alascanus
MEPS 379:253-266 | Full text in pdf format

Gagnaire PA, Minegishi Y, Aoyama J, Réveillac E, Robinet T, Bosc P, Tsukamoto K, Feunteun E, Berrebi P
Ocean currents drive secondary contact between Anguilla marmorata populations in the Indian Ocean
MEPS 379:267-278 | Full text in pdf format

Chassot E, Duplisea D, Hammill M, Caskenette A, Bousquet N, Lambert Y, Stenson G
Role of predation by harp seals Pagophilus groenlandicus in the collapse and non-recovery of northern Gulf of St. Lawrence cod Gadus morhua
MEPS 379:279-297 | Full text in pdf format

Witteveen BH, Worthy GAJ, Wynne KM, Roth JD
Population structure of North Pacific humpback whales on their feeding grounds revealed by stable carbon and nitrogen isotope ratios
MEPS 379:299-310 | Full text in pdf format