TABLE OF CONTENTS
 

 
Vol. 18, No. 2, December 2000
 
Original Articles
 
Biogeographic and Phylogenetic Investigations of the Pantropical Genus Sargassum (Fucales, Phaeophyceae) with Respect to Gulf of Mexico Species.  By Naomi Phillips and Suzanne Fredericq
77
Observations on the Macroalgae Inhabiting Deep-Water Hard Bank Communities in Northwestern Gulf of Mexico. By Suzanne Fredericq, Naomi Phillips and Bridgette Gavio
88
Mercury Concentrations in Spotted Seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus) from Northwest Florida. By Steven J. Rider and Douglas H. Adams
97
Onshore-Offshore Trends in the Size-Frequency Distribution of Death Assemblages: Northwestern Gulf of Mexico.  By Geroge M. Staff and Eric N. Powell
104
Relative Abundance of Postlarval and Juvenille Penaeid Shrimps in Submerged Aquatic Vegetation and Emergent Marsh Habitats. By Jeffrey C. Howe and Richard K. Wallace
130