Vol 66, No 3 (2002)


Table of Contents


Pulsing versus constant supply of nutrients (N, P and Si): effect on phytoplankton, mesozooplankton and vertical flux of biogenic matter
Camilla Svensen, Jens C. Nejstgaard, Jorun K. Egge, Paul Wassmann
The distribution and biochemical composition of biogenic particles across the subtropical Front in June 1993 (Azores-Madeira region, Northeast Atlantic)
Luigi Vezzulli, Paolo Povero, Mauro Fabiano
Mesozooplankton features in a frontal area off northern Patagonia (Argentina) during spring 1995 and 1998
Marina Sabatini, Patricia Martos
Nanoplankton protists from the western Mediterranean Sea. I. Occurrence, ultrastructure, taxonomy and ecological role of the mixotrophic flagellate Ollicola vangoorii (Chrysomonadidae = Chrysophyceae p.p.)
Gianfranco Novarino, Emilia Oliva, Blanca Pérez-Uz
SEM study of Anisakis brevispiculata Dollfus, 1966 and Pseudoterranova ceticola (Deardoff and Overstreet, 1981) (Nematoda: Anisakidae), parasites of the pygmy sperm whale Kogia breviceps
Elvira Abollo, Santiago Pascual
A new species of Austrofilius (Crustacea, Isopoda, Janiridae) from Western Mediterranean
José Castelló
Pattern of shell utilization by the hermit crab Paguristes tortugae (Diogenidae) from Anchieta Island, Southern Brazil
F. L.M. Mantelatto, L. C.C. Domiciano
Group-synchronous ovarian development, spawning and spermiation in the European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) could be regulated by shifts in gonadal steroidogenesis
Juan F. Asturiano, Lisa A. Sorbera, Jesus Ramos, David E. Kime, Manuel Carrillo, Silvia Zanuy
Estimated total abundance and numbers at age of longtail hake (Macruronus magellanicus) in the Southwest Atlantic during the years 1987-2000
Analía R. Giussi, Jorge E. Hansen, Otto C. Wöler
Trophic niche overlap between flatfishes in a nursery area on the Portuguese coast
Henrique N. Cabral, Marta Lopes, Ralf Loeper
The feeding behaviour of some demersal fish species in response to artificial discarding
Ignacio Olaso, Francisco Sánchez, Cristina Rodríguez-Cabello, Francisco Velasco
Differences in diet between the two largest breeding colonies of Audouin's gulls: the effects of fishery activities
Vittorio Pedrocchi, Daniel Oro, Jacob González-Solís, Xavier Ruiz, Lluís Jover


The Indo-Pacific striped eel catfish, Plotosus lineatus (Thunberg, 1787), (Osteichtyes: Siluriformes), a new record from the Mediterranean
Daniel Golani