MEPS - Vol. 396 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2009 Inter-Research. Published December 09


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FEATURE ARTICLE
Baumgartner FA, Motti CA, de Nys R, Paul NA
Feeding preferences and host associations of specialist marine herbivores align with quantitative variation in seaweed secondary metabolites
MEPS 396:1-12 | More Information... | Full text in pdf format

RESEARCH ARTICLES

Eriksson Wiklund AK, Dahlgren K, Sundelin B, Andersson A
Effects of warming and shifts of pelagic food web structure on benthic productivity in a coastal marine system
MEPS 396:13-25 | Full text in pdf format

Duckworth AR, Wolff CW, Luter H,
Patterns of abundance and size across varying spatial scales for the coral reef sponge Coscinoderma matthewsi
MEPS 396:27-33 | Full text in pdf format

Sauchyn LK, Scheibling RE
Fecal production by sea urchins in native and invaded algal beds
MEPS 396:35-48 | Full text in pdf format

Steller DL, Cáceres-Martínez C
Coralline algal rhodoliths enhance larval settlement and early growth of the Pacific calico scallop Argopecten ventricosus
MEPS 396:49-60 | Full text in pdf format

Benoit-Bird KJ
Dynamic 3-dimensional structure of thin zooplankton layers is impacted by foraging fish
MEPS 396:61-76 | Full text in pdf format

Blythe JN, Pineda J
Habitat selection at settlement endures in recruitment time series
MEPS 396:77-84 | Full text in pdf format

Lozano-Álvarez E, Meiners C, Briones-Fourzán P
Ontogenetic habitat shifts affect performance of artificial shelters for Caribbean spiny lobsters
MEPS 396:85-97 | Full text in pdf format

McClanahan TR, Graham NAJ, Wilson SK, Letourneur Y, Fisher R
Effects of fisheries closure size, age, and history of compliance on coral reef fish communities in the western Indian Ocean
MEPS 396:99-109 | Full text in pdf format

Watanabe H, Kubodera T, Yokawa K
Feeding ecology of the swordfish Xiphias gladius in the subtropical region and transition zone of the western North Pacific
MEPS 396:111-122 | Full text in pdf format

Petrik CM, Kristiansen T, Lough RG, Davis CS
Prey selection by larval haddock and cod on copepods with species-specific behavior: an individual-based model analysis
MEPS 396:123-143 | Full text in pdf format

NOTES

Wooldridge SA
A new conceptual model for the enhanced release of mucus in symbiotic reef corals during ‘bleaching’ conditions
MEPS 396:145-152 | Full text in pdf format

Ravaux J, Cottin D, Chertemps T, Hamel G, Shillito B
Hydrothermal vent shrimps display low expression of the heat-inducible hsp70 gene in nature
MEPS 396:153-156 | Full text in pdf format

COMMENT

Musyl MK, Moyes CD, Brill RW, Fragoso NM
Factors influencing mortality estimates in post-release survival studies
MEPS 396:157-159 | Full text in pdf format

REPLY COMMENT

Campana SE, Joyce W, Francis MP, Manning MJ
Comparability of blue shark mortality estimates for the Atlantic and Pacific longline fisheries
MEPS 396:161-164 | Full text in pdf format

THEME SECTION

Marine biodiversity: current understanding and future research
Idea: M. Solan
Coordination: Martin Solan, Pim van Avesaath, Herman Hummel, Carlo Heip

MEPS 396:166-306 | Complete Theme Section in pdf format (5.4MB)

Solan M
Introduction
MEPS 396:166-168 | Full text in pdf format

de Voogd NJ, Becking LE, Cleary DFR
Sponge community composition in the Derawan Islands, NE Kalimantan, Indonesia
MEPS 396:169-180 | Full text in pdf format

Guidi-Guilvard LD, Thistle D, Khripounoff A, Gasparini S
Dynamics of benthic copepods and other meiofauna in the benthic boundary layer of the deep NW Mediterranean Sea
MEPS 396:181-195 | Full text in pdf format

Danovaro R, Bianchelli S, Gambi C, Mea M, Zeppilli D
α-, β-, γ-, δ- and ε-diversity of deep-sea nematodes in canyons and open slopes of Northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean margins
MEPS 396:197-209 | Full text in pdf format

Kochzius M, Seidel C, Hauschild J, Kirchhoff S, Mester P, Meyer-Wachsmuth I, Nuryanto A, Timm J
Genetic population structures of the blue starfish Linckia laevigata and its gastropod ectoparasite Thyca crystallina
MEPS 396:211-219 | Full text in pdf format

Christie H, Norderhaug KM, Fredriksen S
Macrophytes as habitat for fauna
MEPS 396:221-233 | Full text in pdf format

Blight AJ, Allcock AL, Maggs CA, Johnson MP,
Intertidal molluscan and algal species richness around the UK coast
MEPS 396:235-243 | Full text in pdf format

Hawkins SJ, Sugden HE, Mieszkowska N, Moore PJ, Poloczanska E, Leaper R, Herbert RJH, Genner MJ, Moschella PS, Thompson RC, Jenkins SR, Southward AJ, Burrows MT
Consequences of climate-driven biodiversity changes for ecosystem functioning of North European rocky shores
MEPS 396:245-259 | Full text in pdf format

Salo T, Gustafsson C, Boström C
Effects of plant diversity on primary production and species interactions in brackish water angiosperm communities
MEPS 396:261-272 | Full text in pdf format

Godbold JA, Solan M
Relative importance of biodiversity and the abiotic environment in mediating an ecosystem process
MEPS 396:273-282 | Full text in pdf format

Josefson AB
Additive partitioning of estuarine benthic macroinvertebrate diversity across multiple spatial scales
MEPS 396:283-292 | Full text in pdf format

Webb TJ, Tyler EHM, Somerfield PJ
Life history mediates large-scale population ecology in marine benthic taxa
MEPS 396:293-306 | Full text in pdf format