TABLE OF CONTENTS

Vol. 25, No. 2, December 2007

Original Articles
 

Deep Scattering Layers of the Northern Gulf of Mexico Observed with a Shipboard 38-kHz Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler. By Amanda Kaltenberg, Doug C. Biggs and Steven F. DiMarco

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Comparison of Plankton Catch by Three Light-Trap Designs in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. By Richard F. Shaw, Joseph S. Cope, G. Joan Holt, Andreas Röpke, Simon R. Thorrold, James G. Ditty, Talat W. Farooqi and Jay R. Rooker

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Effect of Temperature of Gamete Production and Biochemical Composition of Gonads in the Sea Urchin Lytechinus variegatus. By Victoria K. Gibbs, Stephene A. Watts and Addison L. Lawrence

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Characteristics of a Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas) Assemblage in Northwestern Florida Determined During a Hypothermic Stunning Event. By Allen M. Foley, Karrie E. Singel, Peter H. Dutton, Tammy M. Summers, Anthony E. Redlow and Jeannine Lessman

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Pelagic Sargassum Mediates Predation Among Symbiotic Fishes and Shrimps. By W. Randy Brooks, Kimberly A. Hutchinson and Melissa G. Tolbert

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Behavior Patterns of Bottlenose Dolphins in San Luis Pass, Texas. By E. Elizabeth Henderson and Bernd Würsig

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Short Papers and Notes

 

First Confirmed Record of Nassau Grouper Epinephelus striatus (Pisces: Serranidae) in the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary. By Kimberly Foley, Chris Caldow and Emma Hickerson

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First Report of the Invasive Medusa, Phyllorhiza punctata von Lendenfeld (1884) in Galveston Bay, Texas. By Greg J. Barord, William M. Graham and Keith M. Bayha

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