MEPS - Vol. 402 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2010 Inter-Research. Published March 8


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FEATURE ARTICLE
Knip DM, Heupel MR, Simpfendorfer CA
Sharks in nearshore environments: models, importance, and consequences
MEPS 402:1-11 | More Information... | Full text in pdf format

RESEARCH ARTICLES

González HE, Calderón MJ, Castro L, Clement A, Cuevas LA, Daneri G, Iriarte JL, Lizárraga L, Martínez R, Menschel E, Silva N, Carrasco C, Valenzuela C, Vargas CA, Molinet C
Primary production and plankton dynamics in the Reloncaví Fjord and the Interior Sea of Chiloé, Northern Patagonia, Chile
MEPS 402:13-30 | Full text in pdf format

Dobretsov SV, Gosselin L, Qian PY
Effects of solar PAR and UV radiation on tropical biofouling communities
MEPS 402:31-43 | Full text in pdf format

Strom SL, Macri EL, Fredrickson KA
Light limitation of summer primary production in the coastal Gulf of Alaska: physiological and environmental causes
MEPS 402:45-57 | Full text in pdf format

Linares C, Doak DF
Forecasting the combined effects of disparate disturbances on the persistence of long-lived gorgonians: a case study of Paramuricea clavata
MEPS 402:59-68 | Full text in pdf format

Linares C, Bianchimani O, Torrents O, Marschal C, Drap P, Garrabou J
Marine Protected Areas and the conservation of long-lived marine invertebrates: the Mediterranean red coral
MEPS 402:69-79 | Full text in pdf format

Wirtz KW, Pahlow M
Dynamic chlorophyll and nitrogen:carbon regulation in algae optimizes instantaneous growth rate
MEPS 402:81-96 | Full text in pdf format

DeSalvo MK, Sunagawa S, Voolstra CR, Medina M
Transcriptomic responses to heat stress and bleaching in the elkhorn coral Acropora palmata
MEPS 402:97-113 | Full text in pdf format

Schutte VGW, Selig ER, Bruno JF
Regional spatio-temporal trends in Caribbean coral reef benthic communities
MEPS 402:115-122 | Full text in pdf format

Fukunaga A, Anderson MJ, Webster-Brown JG, Ford RB
Individual and combined effects of heavy metals on estuarine infaunal communities
MEPS 402:123-136 | Full text in pdf format

Juinio-Meñez MA, Bangi HGP
Extrinsic and intrinsic factors affecting the metamorphic rate of Tripneustes gratilla (Echinodermata: Echinoidea)
MEPS 402:137-145 | Full text in pdf format

Compte J, Gascón S, Quintana XD, Boix D
Top-predator effects of jellyfish Odessia maeotica in Mediterranean salt marshes
MEPS 402:147-159 | Full text in pdf format

Green TJ, Barnes AC
Reduced salinity, but not estuarine acidification, is a cause of immune-suppression in the Sydney rock oyster Saccostrea glomerata
MEPS 402:161-170 | Full text in pdf format

Sato T, Yoseda K
Influence of size- and sex-biased harvesting on reproduction of the coconut crab Birgus latro
MEPS 402:171-178 | Full text in pdf format

Bochdansky AB, Bollens SM, Rollwagen-Bollens GC, Gibson AH
Effect of the heterotrophic dinoflagellate Oxyrrhis marina and the copepod Acartia tonsa on vertical carbon flux in and around thin layers of the phytoflagellate Isochrysis galbana
MEPS 402:179-196 | Full text in pdf format

Mateo I, Durbin EG, Appeldoorn RS, Adams AJ, Juanes F, Kingsley R, Swart P, Durant D
Role of mangroves as nurseries for French grunt Haemulon flavolineatum and schoolmaster Lutjanus apodus assessed by otolith elemental fingerprints
MEPS 402:197-212 | Full text in pdf format

Fanelli E, Cartes JE
Temporal variations in the feeding habits and trophic levels of three deep-sea demersal fishes from the western Mediterranean Sea, based on stomach contents and stable isotope analyses
MEPS 402:213-232 | Full text in pdf format

Chow S, Kurogi H, Katayama S, Ambe D, Okazaki M, Watanabe T, Ichikawa T, Kodama M, Aoyama J, Shinoda A, Watanabe S, Tsukamoto K, Miyazaki S, Kimura S, Yamada Y, Nomura K, Tanaka H, Kazeto Y, Hata K, Handa T, Tawa A, Mochioka N
Japanese eel Anguilla japonica do not assimilate nutrition during the oceanic spawning migration: evidence from stable isotope analysis
MEPS 402:233-238 | Full text in pdf format

Lindegren M, Diekmann R, Möllmann C
Regime shifts, resilience and recovery of a cod stock
MEPS 402:239-253 | Full text in pdf format

Alves-Stanley CD, Worthy GAJ, Bonde RK
Feeding preferences of West Indian manatees in Florida, Belize, and Puerto Rico as indicated by stable isotope analysis
MEPS 402:255-267 | Full text in pdf format

Laidre KL, Heide-Jørgensen MP, Heagerty P, Cossio A, Bergström B, Simon M
Spatial associations between large baleen whales and their prey in West Greenland
MEPS 402:269-284 | Full text in pdf format

REVIEW

Gauthier O, Sarrazin J, Desbruyères D
Measure and mis-measure of species diversity in deep-sea chemosynthetic communities
MEPS 402:285-302 | Full text in pdf format