Marine Ecology

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Biology and Ecology of Fishes

Biology and ecology of fishes

May 2010

Edited by Maria Cristina Gambi

Sharksucker-shark interaction in two carcharhinid species
Juerg M. Brunnschweiler

Are juvenile coral-trouts (Plectropomus) mimics of poisonous pufferfishes (Canthigaster) on coral reefs?
Ashley J. Frisch

Community structure of fishes in Cabo Pulmo Reef, Gulf of California
Lorenzo Alvarez-Filip, Héctor Reyes-Bonilla, Luis E. Calderon-Aguilera

Microhabitats and ecomorphology of coral- and coral rock-associated gobiid fish (Teleostei: Gobiidae) in the northern Red Sea
Jürgen Herler

Herring at the Arctic front: influence of temperature and prey on their spatio-temporal distribution and migration
Leif Nøttestad, Ole Arve Misund, Webjørn Melle, Bente K. Hoddevik Ulvestad, Kjell Arild Orvik

How geographic distance and depth drive ecological variability and isolation of demersal fish communities in an archipelago system (Cape Verde, Eastern Atlantic Ocean)
Anibal Medina, Jean-Claude Brêthes, Jean-Marie Sévigny, Bruno Zakardjian

Rhythms of feeding activity and food consumption of two Mediterranean burrowing fishes: Gnathophis mystax (Delaroche) and Chlopsis bicolor Rafinesque
Paolo Carpentieri, Francesco Colloca, Giandomenico Ardizzone

Putative transcription factor binding sites and polymorphisms in the proximal promoter of the PRL-A gene in percomorphs and European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax)
Isabelle Boutet, Nolwenn Quéré, Frédéric Lecomte, Jean-François Agnèse, Bruno Guinand

Fish assemblages and rapid colonization after enlargement of an artificial reef off the Algarve coast (Southern Portugal)
Francisco Leitão, Miguel N. Santos, Karim Erzini, Carlos C. Monteiro

Horse mackerel egg identification using DNA methodology
Nikoletta Karaiskou, Alexander Triantafyllidis, Paula Alvarez, Placida Lopes, Eva Garcia-Vazquez, Costas Triantaphyllidis

Deep-sea reef fish assemblage patterns on the Blake Plateau (Western North Atlantic Ocean)
Steve W. Ross, Andrea M. Quattrini

Validation of macroscopic maturity stages according to microscopic histological examination for European anchovy
Rosalia Ferreri, Gualtiero Basilone, Marta D'Elia, Anna Traina, Francisco Saborido-Rey, Salvatore Mazzola

Distribution and population structure of the fish Helicolenus dactylopterus dactylopterus (Delaroche, 1809) in the Central Mediterranean (Southern Tyrrhenian Sea)
Laura Pirrera, Teresa Bottari, Barbara Busalacchi, Daniela Giordano, Larissa Modica, Anna Perdichizzi, Francesco Perdichizzi, Adriana Profeta, Paola Rinelli

First observations on the reproduction of Alepocephalus rostratus Risso, 1820 (Osteichthyes, Alepocephalidae) from the Sardinian Channel (Central-Western Mediterranean)
Maria Cristina Follesa, Cristina Porcu, Serenella Cabiddu, Mario A. Davini, Andrea Sabatini, Angelo Cau

Usefulness of microsatellite markers developed from Pagellus bogaraveo to genetically study five different species of Sparidae
Jorge A. Piñera, David Bernardo, Gloria Blanco, Emilia Vázquez, José A. Sánchez

Distribution and spatial structure of pelagic fish schools in relation to the nature of the seabed in the Sicily Straits (Central Mediterranean)
Marta D'Elia, Bernardo Patti, Attilio Sulli, Giorgio Tranchida, Angelo Bonanno, Gualtiero Basilone, Giovanni Giacalone, Ignazio Fontana, Simona Genovese, Cástor Guisande, Salvatore Mazzola

Reproductive biology of Symphodus mediterraneus (Teleostei, Labridae) in the Azores
Pedro M. V. M. Raposeiro, José Manuel N. Azevedo