Vol 67, No 3 (2003)


Table of Contents


Patterns of paralytic shellfish toxicity in the St. Lawrence region in relationship with the abundance and distribution of Alexandrium tamarense
Dolors Blasco, Maurice Levasseur, Esther Bonneau, Roger Gelinas, T. T. Packard
Fecundity of the common cuttlefish, Sepia officinalis L. (Cephalopoda, Sepiida): a new look at the old problem
Vladimir Laptikhovsky, Alp Salman, Bahadir Önsoy, Tuncer Katagan
Population estimates, extraction, and translocation of the pectinid Argopecten purpuratus within Mejillones Bay, Chile
Miguel Avendaño D, Marcela Cantillánez S.
Biffarius pacificus, a new species of the Callianassidae (Crustacea: Decapoda: Thalassinidea) from northern Chile
Guillermo L. Guzman, Sven Thatje
In vitro metabolism of steroid hormones by ovary and hepatopancreas of the crustacean Penaeid shrimp Marsupenaeus japonicus
Teresa Summavielle, Pedro Riberiro Rocha Monteiro, María Armanda Reis-Henriques, Joao Coimbra
Grazing by Diadema antillarum (Philippi) upon algal communities on rocky substrates
Filipe M.A. Alves, Luis M. Chícharo, Ester Serrao, António D. Abreu
Gross and histological observations of ovarian development in twaite shad, Alosa fallax fallax, from Rivers Mira and Guadiana (Portugal)
Teresa Pina, Eduardo Esteves, José Pedro Andrade
Description of a new species of hake: Merluccius patagonicus sp. nov. (Gadiformes, Merlucciidae) from the waters of Argentina
Domingo Lloris, Jesús Matallanas
Trends of anchovy (Engraulis encrasilocus, L.) biomass in the northern and central Adriatic Sea
Alberto Santojanni, Enrico Arneri, Catherine Barry, Andrea Belardinelli, Nando Cingolani, Gianfranco Giannetti, Geoff Kirkwood
Quantifying the roles of competing static gears: comparative selectivity of longlines and monofilament gill nets in a multi-species fishery of the Algarve (southern Portugal)
Karim Erzini, Jorge M.S. Gonçalves, Luís Bentes, Pedro G. Lino, Joaquim Ribeiro, Konstantinos I. Stergiou


Oxidative stress and enzymatic scavenging of superoxide radicals induced by solar UV-B radiation in Ulva canopies from southern Spain
Kai Bischof, Paul J. Janknegt, Anita G.J. Buma, Jan W. Rijstenbil, Gloria Peralta, Anneke M. Breeman
The effect of food on the respiration rates of Daphnia magna using a flow-through system
Claire Schmoker, Santiago Hernández-León
Occurrence and genetic analysis of a Kemp's Ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii) in the Mediterranean Sea
Jesús Tomás, Ángela Formia, Mercedes Fernández, Juan Antonio Raga
Seasonal variability in voluntary dive duration of the Mediterranean loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta
Flegra Bentivegna, Sandra Hochscheid, Carmen Minucci

Book review

CIESM Atlas of Exotic Species in the Mediterranean. Vol. 1. Fishes. D. Golani, L. Orsi- Relini, E. Massutí and J. Quignard
Domènec Lloris