MEPS - Vol. 382 - Table of contents

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


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FEATURE ARTICLE
Treude T, Smith CR, Wenzhöfer F, Carney E, Bernardino AF, Hannides AK, Krüger M, Boetius A
Biogeochemistry of a deep-sea whale fall: sulfate reduction, sulfide efflux and methanogenesis
MEPS 382:1-21 | More Information... | Full text in pdf format

RESEARCH ARTICLES

Agedah EC, Binalaiyifa HE, Ball AS, Nedwell DB
Sources, turnover and bioavailability of dissolved organic nitrogen (DON) in the Colne estuary, UK
MEPS 382:23-33 | Full text in pdf format

Franklin DJ, Choi CJ, Hughes C, Malin G, Berges JA
Effect of dead phytoplankton cells on the apparent efficiency of photosystem II
MEPS 382:35-40 | Full text in pdf format

Semesi IS, Beer S, Björk M,
Seagrass photosynthesis controls rates of calcification and photosynthesis of calcareous macroalgae in a tropical seagrass meadow
MEPS 382:41-47 | Full text in pdf format

Ganesan M, Thiruppathi S, Eswaran K, Reddy CRK, Jha B
Cultivation of Gelidiella acerosa in the open sea on the southeastern coast of India
MEPS 382:49-57 | Full text in pdf format

Marino MC II, Juanes F, Stokesbury KDE
Spatio-temporal variations of sea star Asterias spp. distributions between sea scallop Placopecten magellanicus beds on Georges Bank
MEPS 382:59-68 | Full text in pdf format

Sommer S, Linke P, Pfannkuche O, Schleicher T, Schneider v. Deimling J, Reitz A, Haeckel M, Flögel S, Hensen C
Seabed methane emissions and the habitat of frenulate tubeworms on the Captain Arutyunov mud volcano (Gulf of Cadiz)
MEPS 382:69-86 | Full text in pdf format

Compton TJ, Troost TA, Drent J, Kraan C, Bocher P, Leyrer J, Dekinga A, Piersma T
Repeatable sediment associations of burrowing bivalves across six European tidal flat systems
MEPS 382:87-98 | Full text in pdf format

Rinke C, Lee RW
Pathways, activities and thermal stability of anaerobic and aerobic enzymes in thermophilic vent paralvinellid worms
MEPS 382:99-112 | Full text in pdf format

Scheibling RE, Kelly NE, Raymond BG
Herbivory and community organization on a subtidal cobble bed
MEPS 382:113-128 | Full text in pdf format

Bonaviri C, Vega Fernández T, Badalamenti F, Gianguzza P, Di Lorenzo M, Riggio S
Fish versus starfish predation in controlling sea urchin populations in Mediterranean rocky shores
MEPS 382:129-138 | Full text in pdf format

Jónasdóttir SH, Visser AW, Jespersen C
Assessing the role of food quality in the production and hatching of Temora longicornis eggs
MEPS 382:139-150 | Full text in pdf format

El-Sabaawi R, Dower JF, Kainz M, Mazumder A
Interannual variability in fatty acid composition of the copepod Neocalanus plumchrus in the Strait of Georgia, British Columbia
MEPS 382:151-161 | Full text in pdf format

Auster PJ, Link JS
Compensation and recovery of feeding guilds in a northwest Atlantic shelf fish community
MEPS 382:163-172 | Full text in pdf format

Díaz E, Txurruka JM, Villate F
Biochemical composition and somatic growth of pelagic larvae of three fish species from the Bay of Biscay
MEPS 382:173-183 | Full text in pdf format

Schaffler JJ, Reiss CS, Jones CM
Spatial variation in otolith chemistry of Atlantic croaker larvae in the Mid-Atlantic Bight
MEPS 382:185-195 | Full text in pdf format

Gómez-Díaz E, González-Solís J, Peinado MA
Population structure in a highly pelagic seabird, the Cory’s shearwater Calonectris diomedea: an examination of genetics, morphology and ecology
MEPS 382:197-209 | Full text in pdf format

Davies WE, Hipfner JM, Hobson KA, Ydenberg RC
Seabird seasonal trophodynamics: isotopic patterns in a community of Pacific alcids
MEPS 382:211-219 | Full text in pdf format

THEME SECTION
Large-scale studies of the European benthos: the MacroBen database
Idea and Coordination: Paul J. Somerfield, Christos Arvanitidis, Edward Vanden Berghe
Contributors: I.F. Aleffi, J.M. Amouroux, N. Anisimova, W. Appeltans, C. Arvanitidis, G. Bachelet, L. Bigot, A. Bjørgesæter, K.H. Bryne, M. Büntzow, G. Chatzigeorgiou, S. Claus , S.J. Cochrane, M.J. Costello, J.A. Craeymeersch, S. Dahle, S. Degraer, S.G. Denisenko, T. Deprez, C. Dounas, G. Duineveld, C. Emblow, V. Escaravage, M.C. Fabri, S. Faulwetter, D. Fleischer, J. Gil, J.S. Gray, A. Grémare, C.H.R. Heip, P.M.J. Herman, M. Herrmann, H. Hummel, U. Janas, I. Karakassis, M. Kedra, M.A. Kendall, P. Kingston, L. Kotwicki, C. Labrune, N. Lampadariou, J. Laudien, A.S.Y. Mackie, O. Maire, B. Merckx, E.L. Nevrova, A. Nicolaidou, A. Occhipinti-Ambrogi, G.P. Oliver, F. Olsgard, R. Palerud, A. Petrov, E. Rachor, P.E. Renaud, N.K. Revkov, A. Rose, H. Rumohr, R. Sardá, N. Simboura, W.C.H. Sistermans, P.J. Somerfield, J. Speybroeck, S. Taboada, V. Valavanis, J. Vanaverbeke, E. Van den Berghe, G. Van Hoey, K. Vasileiadou, M. Vincx, T.J. Webb, P. Whomersley, W. Willems, M. Wlodarska-Kowalczuk, J.M. Weslawski, A. Zenetos, M.L. Zettler

MEPS 382:221-311 | Complete Theme Section in pdf format (4.04MB)

Somerfield PJ, Arvanitidis C, Vanden Berghe E, Van Avesaath P, Hummel H, Heip CHR
INTRODUCTION: MarBEF, databases, and the legacy of John Gray
MEPS 382:221-224 | Full text in pdf format

Vanden Berghe E, Claus S, Appeltans W, Faulwetter S, Arvanitidis C, Somerfield PJ and others
MacroBen integrated database on benthic invertebrates of European continental shelves: a tool for large-scale analysis across Europe
MEPS 382:225-238 | Full text in pdf format

Renaud PE, Webb TJ, Bjørgesæter A, Karakassis I, Kędra M, Kendall MA, Labrune C, Lampadariou N , Somerfield PJ, Włodarska-Kowalczuk M, Vanden Berghe E , Claus S and others
Continental-scale patterns in benthic invertebrate diversity: insights from the MacroBen database
MEPS 382:239-252 | Full text in pdf format

Escaravage V, Herman PMJ, Merckx B, Wlodarska-Kowalczuk M, Amouroux JM, Degraer S, Grémare A, Heip CHR, Hummel H, Karakassis I, Labrune C, Willems W
Distribution patterns of macrofaunal species diversity in subtidal soft sediments: biodiversity-productivity relationships from the MacroBen database
MEPS 382:253-264 | Full text in pdf format

Arvanitidis C, Somerfield PJ, Rumohr H, Faulwetter S, Valavanis V, Vasileiadou A, Chatzigeorgiou G, Vanden Berghe E and others
Biological geography of the European seas: results from the MacroBen database
MEPS 382:265-278 | Full text in pdf format

Somerfield PJ, Arvanitidis C, Faulwetter S, Chatzigeorgiou G, Vasileiadou A and others
Assessing evidence for random assembly of marine benthic communities from regional species pools
MEPS 382:279-286 | Full text in pdf format

Webb TJ and others
Macroecology of the European soft sediment benthos: insights from the MacroBen database
MEPS 382:287-296 | Full text in pdf format

Grémare A, Labrune C, Vanden Berghe E, Amouroux JM, Bachelet G, Zettler ML, Vanaverbeke J, Fleischer D, Bigot L, Maire O, Deflandre B and others
Comparison of the performances of two biotic indices based on the MacroBen database
MEPS 382:297-311 | Full text in pdf format