MEPS - Vol. 425 - Table of contents

Mar Ecol Prog Ser (Print ISSN: 0171-8630; Online ISSN: 1616-1599)
Copyright © 2011 Inter-Research. Published March 14


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FEATURE ARTICLE
Hall NS, Pearl HW
Vertical migration patterns of phytoflagellates in relation to light and nutrient availability in a shallow microtidal estuary
MEPS 425:1-19 | More Information... | Full text in pdf format

RESEARCH ARTICLES

Touzet N, Lacaze JP, Maher M, Turrell E, Raine R
Summer dynamics of Alexandrium ostenfeldii (Dinophyceae) and spirolide toxins in Cork Harbour, Ireland
MEPS 425:21-33 | Full text in pdf format

Chen B, Irwin AJ, Finkel ZV
Biogeographic distribution of diversity and size-structure of organic-walled dinoflagellate cysts
MEPS 425:35-45 | Full text in pdf format

Villac CM, Kaczmarska I
Estimating propagule pressure and viability of diatoms detected in ballast tank sediments of ships arriving at Canadian ports
MEPS 425:47-61 | Full text in pdf format

Laviale M, Neveux J
Relationships between pigment ratios and growth irradiance in 11 marine phytoplankton species
MEPS 425:63-77 | Full text in pdf format

Berkenbusch K, Probert PK, Nodder SD
Comparative biomass of sediment benthos across a depth transect, Chatham Rise, Southwest Pacific Ocean
MEPS 425:79-90 | Full text in pdf format

Krause-Jensen D, Carstensen J, Nielsen SL, Dalsgaard T, Christensen PB, Fossing H, Rasmussen MB
Sea bottom characteristics affect depth limits of eelgrass Zostera marina
MEPS 425:91-102 | Full text in pdf format

Morgan SG, White JW, McAfee ST, Gaines SD, Schmitt RJ
Weak synchrony in the timing of larval release in upwelling regimes
MEPS 425:103-112 | Full text in pdf format

Domingues CP, Almeida MJ, Dubert J, Nolasco R, Cordeiro N, Waap S, Sequeira A, Tavares S, Queiroga H
Supply of crab larvae to an estuary in the eastern Atlantic upwelling system exhibits predictable and haphazard variation at different temporal scales
MEPS 425:113-124 | Full text in pdf format

Kristensen E, Hansen T, Delefosse M, Banta GT, Quintana CO
Contrasting effects of the polychaetes Marenzelleria viridis and Nereis diversicolor on benthic metabolism and solute transport in sandy coastal sediment
MEPS 425:125-139 | Full text in pdf format

Pfaff MC, Branch GM, Wieters EA, Branch RA, Broitman BR
Upwelling intensity and wave exposure determine recruitment of intertidal mussels and barnacles in the southern Benguela upwelling region
MEPS 425:141-152 | Full text in pdf format

Miller RJ, Etter RJ
Rock walls: small-scale diversity hotspots in the subtidal Gulf of Maine
MEPS 425:153-165 | Full text in pdf format

Stokesbury KDE, Carey JD, Harris BP, O’Keefe CE
Incidental fishing mortality may be responsible for the death of ten billion juvenile sea scallops in the mid-Atlantic
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Brewin PE, Probert PK, Barker MF
Relative influence of processes structuring fjord deep-water macrofaunal communities across multiple spatial scales
MEPS 425:175-191 | Full text in pdf format

Salvanes AGV, Utne-Palm AC, Currie B, Braithwaite VA
Behavioural and physiological adaptations of the bearded goby, a key fish species of the extreme environment of the northern Benguela upwelling
MEPS 425:193-202 | Full text in pdf format

Reum JCP, Essington TE, Greene CM, Rice CA, Fresh KL
Multiscale influence of climate on estuarine populations of forage fish: the role of coastal upwelling, freshwater flow and temperature
MEPS 425:203-215 | Full text in pdf format

Du Preez C, Tunnicliffe V
Shortspine thornyhead and rockfish (Scorpaenidae) distribution in response to substratum, biogenic structures and trawling
MEPS 425:217-231 | Full text in pdf format

Knip DM, Heupel MR, Simpfendorfer CA, Tobin AJ, Moloney J
Ontogenetic shifts in movement and habitat use of juvenile pigeye sharks Carcharhinus amboinensis in a tropical nearshore region
MEPS 425:233-246 | Full text in pdf format

Vaudo JJ, Heithaus MR
Dietary niche overlap in a nearshore elasmobranch mesopredator community
MEPS 425:247-260 | Full text in pdf format

Beauchamp G
Fit of aggregation models to the distribution of group sizes in Northwest Atlantic seabirds
MEPS 425:261-268 | Full text in pdf format

Peckham SH, Maldonado Diaz D, Tremblay Y, Ochoa R, Polovina J, Balazs G, Dutton PH, Nichols WJ
Demographic implications of alternative foraging strategies in juvenile loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta of the North Pacific Ocean
MEPS 425:269-280 | Full text in pdf format

REVIEW
Jones ISF
Contrasting micro- and macro-nutrient nourishment of the ocean
MEPS 425:281-296 | Full text in pdf format

AS WE SEE IT
Cardinale M, Svedäng H
The beauty of simplicity in science: Baltic cod stock improves rapidly in a ‘cod hostile’ ecosystem state
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