TABLE OF CONTENTS

Vol. 27, No. 2, December 2009

Original Articles
 
A Land-Based Thalassia testudinum Nursery near Tampa Bay, Florida. By Clinton J. Dawes and Michael Meads
83
Growth and Reproduction of Ruppia maritima in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. By Tamara M. McGovern
91
Species Composition and Seasonality of the Smallest Size Class Shrimp in the Tortugas Fishery of Florida. By Maria M. Criales, Joan A. Browder and Edward J. Little, Jr.
102
Changes in Phytoplankton and Bacterioplankton Biomass and Rate Processes in Apalachicola Bay, Florida in Response to Reduction in River Discharge. By Jennifer N. Putland, Behzad Mortazavi and Richard L. Iverson
109
Short Papers and Notes
 
Rapid Regeneration of the Body Wall of the Aboral Central Disc in the Sea Star Luidia clathrata. By Julie B. Schram and James B. McClintock
123
Genetic Tools to Identify Species of Seriola in the U.S. South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico. By Mark A. Renshaw and John R. Gold
125
Size and Distribution of Blue Crabs (Callinectes sapidus) with Regard to Salinity in the Upper Nueces Estuary, Texas. By Matthew D. Schweitzer and Kim Withers
131
In Memoriam
 
Death of Dr. Rezneat Darnell, Texas A&M Oceanographer & Ecologist
135
Acknowledgments
 
Referees (2006-2010)
136