Contents

Vol. 43 No.1 January, 2004

IN THIS ISSUE

ORIGINAL PAPERS

   
TAXONOMY    

Morphological Comparison of a Poorly Known Scorpionfish, Parapterois macrura, with a Related Species, P. heterura (Scorpaenidae:Pteroinae)
pp.1-7

 

H. Motomura

Description of a New Clarii Catfish, Clarias pseudonieuhofii from West Borneo (Siluriformes:Clariidae)
pp. 8-19

 

Sudarto, G.G. Teugels and L. Pouyaud

Nomenclatural and Systematic Problems Surrounding Eterusia aedea (Linnaeus, 1763) (Lepidoptera: Zygaenidae: Chalcosiinae)
pp. 20-34

 

S.H. Yen
SYSTEMATICS    

A New Species, Caelorinchus sheni, and 19 New Records of Grenadiers (Pisces, Gadiformes, Macrouridae) from Taiwan
pp. 35-50

 

M.L. Chiou, K.T. Shao and T. Iwamoto

Review of the Hagfishes (Myxinidae, Myxiniformes) of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean, with Descriptions of Three New Species, Eptatretus fernholmi: Paramyxine moki: and P. walkeri
pp. 51-73

 

C.B. Mcmillan and R.L. Wisner
PHYSIOLOGY    

Relationship between Sr:Ca Ratios in Otoliths of Grey Mullet Mugil cephalus and Ambient Salinity: Validation, Mechanisms, and Applications
pp. 74-85

 

C.W. Chang, S.H. Lin, Y. Iizuka and W.N. Tzeng

Age and Sex Dependent Variations in the Arginine Vasotocin Gene in Response to Dehydration in the Chicken and Japanese Quail
pp. 86-92

 

R. Seth and C.M. Chaturvedi
REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY    

Interspecific Hybridization and Backcrosses between Two Sibling Species of Pacific Sea Urchins (Genus Echinometra) on Okinawan Intertidal Reefs
pp.93-111

 

M.A. Rahman and T. Uehara
REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY    

Is Central Mountain Range a Geographic Barrier to the Giant Wood Spider Nephila pilipes (Araneae:Tetragnathidae) in Taiwan? A Population Genetic Approach
pp.112-122

 

J.W. Lee, L. Jiang, Y.C. Su and I.M. Tso

Parental Care, Male Desertion, and Reproductive Success in the Spanish Sparrow, Passer hispaniolensis
pp.123-131

 

P.A.M. Marques

Song Structure and Microgeographic Variation in a Population of the Grey-cheeked Fulvetta (Alcippe morrisonia) at Shoushan Nature Park, Southern Taiwan
pp.132-141

 

B.S. Shieh

VariationsQuantitative Analysis of Land Mammal Zoogeographical Regions in China and Adjacent Regions
pp.142-160

 

Z.F. Xiang, X.C. Liang, S. Huo and S.L. Ma