MEPS - Vol. 385 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2009 Inter-Research. Published June 18


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FEATURE ARTICLE
Dempster T, Uglem I, Sanchez-Jerez P, Fernandez-Jover D, Bayle-Sempere J, Nilsen R, Bjørn PA
Coastal salmon farms attract large and persistent aggregations of wild fish: an ecosystem effect
MEPS 385:1-14 | More Information... | Full text in pdf format

RESEARCH ARTICLES

Laruelle GG, Regnier P, Ragueneau O, Kempa M, Moriceau B, Ni Longphuirt S, Leynaert A, Thouzeau G, Chauvaud L
Benthic-pelagic coupling and the seasonal silica cycle in the Bay of Brest (France): new insights from a coupled physical-biological model
MEPS 385:15-32 | Full text in pdf format

Irie T, Fischer K
Ectotherms with a calcareous exoskeleton follow the temperature-size rule—evidence from field survey
MEPS 385:33-37 | Full text in pdf format

Fodrie FJ, Levin LA, Lucas AJ
Use of population fitness to evaluate the nursery function of juvenile habitats
MEPS 385:39-49 | Full text in pdf format

Ragnarsson SÁ, Lindegarth M
Testing hypotheses about temporary and persistent effects of otter trawling on infauna: changes in diversity rather than abundance
MEPS 385:51-64 | Full text in pdf format

Naumann MS, Richter C, el-Zibdah M, Wild C
Coral mucus as an efficient trap for picoplanktonic cyanobacteria: implications for pelagic-benthic coupling in the reef ecosystem
MEPS 385:65-76 | Full text in pdf format

Peters KJ, Amsler CD, McClintock JB, van Soest RWM, Baker BJ
Palatability and chemical defenses of sponges from the western Antarctic Peninsula
MEPS 385:77-85 | Full text in pdf format

Velo-Suárez L, Reguera B, Garcés E, Wyatt T
Vertical distribution of division rates in coastal dinoflagellate Dinophysis spp. populations: implications for modelling
MEPS 385:87-96 | Full text in pdf format

Virnstein RW, Hayek LC, Morris LJ
Pulsating patches: a model for the spatial and temporal dynamics of the threatened seagrass Halophila johnsonii
MEPS 385:97-109 | Full text in pdf format

Chen YLL, Chen HY, Jan S, Tuo SH
Phytoplankton productivity enhancement and assemblage change in the upstream Kuroshio after typhoons
MEPS 385:111-126 | Full text in pdf format

Hines AH, Long WC, Terwin JR, Thrush SF
Facilitation, interference, and scale: the spatial distribution of prey patches affects predation rates in an estuarine benthic community
MEPS 385:127-135 | Full text in pdf format

Guenther J, Wright AD, Burns K, de Nys R
Chemical antifouling defences of sea stars: effects of the natural products hexadecanoic acid, cholesterol, lathosterol and sitosterol
MEPS 385:137-149 | Full text in pdf format

Riascos JM, Carstensen D, Laudien J, Arntz WE, Oliva ME, Güntner A, Heilmayer O
Thriving and declining: climate variability shaping life-history and population persistence of Mesodesma donacium in the Humboldt Upwelling System
MEPS 385:151-163 | Full text in pdf format

Dvoretsky VG, Dvoretsky AG
Morphological plasticity in the small copepod Oithona similis in the Barents and White Seas
MEPS 385:165-178 | Full text in pdf format

McDonald MR, McClintock JB, Amsler CD, Rittschof D, Angus RA, Orihuela B, Lutostanski K
Effects of ocean acidification over the life history of the barnacle Amphibalanus amphitrite
MEPS 385:179-187 | Full text in pdf format

Shanks AL, Shearman RK
Paradigm lost? Cross-shelf distributions of intertidal invertebrate larvae are unaffected by upwelling or downwelling
MEPS 385:189-204 | Full text in pdf format

Shanks AL
Barnacle settlement versus recruitment as indicators of larval delivery. I. Effects of post-settlement mortality and recruit density
MEPS 385:205-216 | Full text in pdf format

Shanks AL
Barnacle settlement versus recruitment as indicators of larval delivery. II. Time-series analysis and hypothesized delivery mechanisms
MEPS 385:217-226 | Full text in pdf format

Sabatés A, Salat J, Raya V, Emelianov M, Segura-Noguera M
Spawning environmental conditions of Sardinella aurita at the northern limit of its distribution range, the western Mediterranean
MEPS 385:227-236 | Full text in pdf format

Hamilton SL, Warner RR
Otolith barium profiles verify the timing of settlement in a coral reef fish
MEPS 385:237-244 | Full text in pdf format

Sheaves M, Johnston R
Ecological drivers of spatial variability among fish fauna of 21 tropical Australian estuaries
MEPS 385:245-260 | Full text in pdf format

Fox RJ, Sunderland TL, Hoey AS, Bellwood DR
Estimating ecosystem function: contrasting roles of closely related herbivorous rabbitfishes (Siganidae) on coral reefs
MEPS 385:261-269 | Full text in pdf format

Biuw M, Krafft BA, Hofmeyr GJG, Lydersen C, Kovacs KM
Time budgets and at-sea behaviour of lactating female Antarctic fur seals Arctocephalus gazella at Bouvetøya
MEPS 385:271-284 | Full text in pdf format

Bajzak CE, Côté SD, Hammill MO, Stenson G
Intersexual differences in the postbreeding foraging behaviour of the Northwest Atlantic hooded seal
MEPS 385:285-294 | Full text in pdf format

Montevecchi WA, Benvenuti S, Garthe S, Davoren GK, Fifield D
Flexible foraging tactics by a large opportunistic seabird preying on forage- and large pelagic fishes
MEPS 385:295-306 | Full text in pdf format