Vol 74, No 4 (2010)


Table of Contents


Comments from the outgoing Editor-in-chief of Scientia Marina
M. Pilar Olivar


Biochemical features of a Protoceratium reticulatum red tide in Chipana Bay (Northern Chile) in summer conditions
Sergio Rossi, Ida Fiorillo
Biodiversity of shallow-water brachiopods from New Caledonia, SW Pacific, with description of a new species
Maria Aleksandra Bitner
Feeding behaviour and daily ration of the spotted flounder Citharus linguatula (Osteichthyes: Pleuronectiformes) in the central Tyrrhenian Sea
Paolo Carpentieri, Tiziana Cantarelli, Francesco Colloca, Alessandro Criscoli, Giandomenico Ardizzone
Forecasting the poleward range expansion of an intertidal species driven by climate alterations
Raquel Xavier, Fernando P. Lima, Antonio M. Santos
Age and growth of the black scorpionfish, Scorpaena porcus (Pisces: Scorpaenidae) from artificial structures and natural reefs in the Adriatic Sea
Mario La Mesa, Giuseppe Scarcella, Fabio Grati, Gianna Fabi
Fishery biology of the jumbo flying squid Dosidicus gigas off the Exclusive Economic Zone of Chilean waters
Bilin Liu, Xinjun Chen, Huajie Lu, Yong Chen, Weiguo Qian
Spermiogenesis particularities of a sperm storage species: Helicolenus dactylopterus (Teleostei: Scorpaenidae)
Silvia Vila, Maria Sàbat, Marta Muñoz, Margarida Casadevall
Spatial distribution of benthic macrofauna in subtidal sediments of the Ría de Aldán (Galicia, northwest Spain)
Antía Lourido, Juan Moreira, Jesús S. Troncoso
First record of the Indo-Pacific fish the Jarbua terapon (Terapon jarbua) (Osteichthyes: Terapontidae) in the Mediterranean with remarks on the wide geographical distribution of this species
Daniel Golani, Brenda Appelbaum-Golani
Temporal variability of larval growth, size, stage duration and recruitment of a wrasse, Coris julis (Pisces: Labridae), from the Azores
Jorge Fontes, Pedro Afonso, Ricardo S. Santos, Jennifer E. Caselle
Deep-water Mangeliinae, Taraninae and Clathurellinae (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Conoidea: Turridae) from the Campos Basin, southeast Brazil
Raquel Medeiros Andrade Figueira, Ricardo Silva Absalão
Isotopic composition of particulate organic nitrogen and its relationship to nitrate assimilation in the Mediterranean Sea
Jesús M. Mercado, Teodoro Ramírez, Dolores Cortésand, Esperanza Liger
Survival of fish after escape from a 40 mm stretched diamond mesh trawl codend in the Aegean Sea
Faik Ozan Düzbastilar, Celalettin Aydin, Gülnur Metin, Altan Lök, Ali Ulaş, Aytaç Özgül, Benal Gül, Cengiz Metin, Hüseyin Özbilgin, Tuğçe Şensurat, Adnan Tokaç
Population structure, distribution and harvesting of southern geoduck, Panopea abbreviata, in San Matías Gulf (Patagonia, Argentina)
Enrique Morsan, Paula Zaidman, Matías Ocampo-Reinaldo, Néstor Ciocco
Colomastigids (Amphipoda: Gammaridea: Colomastigidae) from the Veracruz Coral Reef System, SW Gulf of Mexico, with a description of two new species associated with sponges
Ignacio Winfield, Manuel Ortiz
Phytoplankton distribution and their relationship to environmental variables in Sanya Bay, South China Sea
Yanying Zhang, Junde Dong, Juan Ling, Youshao Wang, Si Zhang
Assessment of the status of the coastal groundfish assemblage exploited by the Viareggio fleet (Southern Ligurian Sea)
Alvaro Abella, Michela Ria, Cecilia Mancusi
Using sagittal otoliths and eye diameter for ecological characterization of deep-sea fish: Aphanopus carbo and A. intermedius from NE Atlantic waters
Víctor Manuel Tuset, Silvia Piretti, Antoni Lombarte, José Antonio González
Four new species of fan worms (Polychaeta: Sabellidae) from worldwide localities
María Ana Tovar-Hernández, Harlan Dean