MEPS - Vol. 399 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2010 Inter-Research. Published January 28

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In Memoriam Peter Gordon Verity
(by Fereidoun Rassoulzadegan)
MEPS 399:i | Full text in pdf format

Wei CL, Rowe GT, Hubbard GF, Scheltema AH, Wilson GDF, Petrescu I, Foster JM, Wicksten MK, Chen M, Davenport R, Soliman Y, Wang Y
Bathymetric zonation of deep-sea macrofauna in relation to export of surface phytoplankton production
MEPS 399:1-14 | More Information... | Full text in pdf format


First MR, Hollibaugh JT
Environmental factors shaping microbial community structure in salt marsh sediments
MEPS 399:15-26 | Full text in pdf format

Llabrés M, Agustí S, Alonso-Laita P, Herndl GJ
Synechococcus and Prochlorococcus cell death induced by UV radiation and the penetration of lethal UVR in the Mediterranean Sea
MEPS 399:27-37 | Full text in pdf format

Yoshie N, Suzuki K, Kuwata A, Nishioka J, Saito H
Temporal and spatial variations in photosynthetic physiology of diatoms during the spring bloom in the western subarctic Pacific
MEPS 399:39-52 | Full text in pdf format

Damare V, Raghukumar S
Association of the stramenopilan protists, the aplanochytrids, with zooplankton of the equatorial Indian Ocean
MEPS 399:53-68 | Full text in pdf format

Brokovich E, Ayalon I, Einbinder S, Segev N, Shaked Y, Genin A, Kark S, Kiflawi M
Grazing pressure on coral reefs decreases across a wide depth gradient in the Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea
MEPS 399:69-80 | Full text in pdf format

Matsumoto AK
Estimation of in situ distribution of carbonate produced from cold-water octocorals on a Japanese seamount in the NW Pacific
MEPS 399:81-102 | Full text in pdf format

Pedersen MF, Borum J, Leck Fotel F
Phosphorus dynamics and limitation of fast- and slow-growing temperate seaweeds in Oslofjord, Norway
MEPS 399:103-115 | Full text in pdf format

Carter MC, Gordon DP, Gardner JPA
Polymorphism and variation in modular animals: morphometric and density analyses of bryozoan avicularia
MEPS 399:117-130 | Full text in pdf format

Burghart SE, Hopkins TL, Torres JJ
Partitioning of food resources in bathypelagic micronekton in the eastern Gulf of Mexico
MEPS 399:131-140 | Full text in pdf format

Koski M, Dutz J, Klein Breteler W, Rampen S, Noordeloos A
Seasonal changes in food quantity and quality of the common North Sea copepods Temora longicornis and Pseudocalanus elongatus: a bioassay approach
MEPS 399:141-155 | Full text in pdf format

Carrasco NK, Perissinotto R, Pillay D
Zooplankton of the St. Lucia Estuary during the current drought cycle: a comparison between open- and closed-mouth conditions
MEPS 399:157-171 | Full text in pdf format

Braeckman U, Provoost P, Gribsholt B, Van Gansbeke D, Middelburg JJ, Soetaert K, Vincx M, Vanaverbeke J
Role of macrofauna functional traits and density in biogeochemical fluxes and bioturbation
MEPS 399:173-186 | Full text in pdf format

Ruiz-Cooley RI, Villa EC, Gould WR
Ontogenetic variation of δ13C and δ15N recorded in the gladius of the jumbo squid Dosidicus gigas: geographic differences
MEPS 399:187-198 | Full text in pdf format

Fisher JAD
Parasite-like associations in rocky intertidal assemblages: implications for escalated gastropod defenses
MEPS 399:199-209 | Full text in pdf format

Shields JL, Heath JW, Heath DD
Marine landscape shapes hybrid zone in a broadcast spawning bivalve: introgression and genetic structure in Canadian west coast Mytilus
MEPS 399:211-223 | Full text in pdf format

Staudinger MD, Juanes F
A size-based approach to quantifying predation on longfin inshore squid Loligo pealeii in the northwest Atlantic
MEPS 399:225-241 | Full text in pdf format

Reid K, Watkins JL, Murphy EJ, Trathan PN, Fielding S, Enderlein P
Krill population dynamics at South Georgia: implications for ecosystem-based fisheries management
MEPS 399:243-252 | Full text in pdf format

Holdredge C, Bertness MD, Herrmann NC, Gedan KB
Fiddler crab control of cordgrass primary production in sandy sediments
MEPS 399:253-259 | Full text in pdf format

Palmer M, Linde M, Morales-Nin B
Disentangling fluctuating asymmetry from otolith shape
MEPS 399:261-272 | Full text in pdf format

Holmes TH, McCormick MI
Size-selectivity of predatory reef fish on juvenile prey
MEPS 399:273-283 | Full text in pdf format

Ohji M, Harino H, Arai T
Bioaccumulation of organotin in relation to the life history of the brown trout Salmo trutta
MEPS 399:285-293 | Full text in pdf format


Tougaard J, Wisz MS
General models of the spatial distribution of porpoises require representative data and parsimony: Comment on Skov & Thomsen (2008)
MEPS 399:295-297 | Full text in pdf format


Skov H, Thomsen F
General models of marine animal habitats require a process-based approach to parameter selection and model design
MEPS 399:299-303 | Full text in pdf format