Contents

Vol. 43 No.3 July, 2004

IN THIS ISSUE

ORIGINAL PAPERS

   
TAXONOMY    

A Review of Parrotfishes (Perciformes: Scaridae) of Taiwan with Descriptions of Four New Records and One Doubtful Species
pp. 519-536

 

Yun-Chih Laio, Li-Shu Chen, Kwang-Tsao Shao and I-Shiung Chen

Soft Corals (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea) from southern Taiwan:I. Sarcophyton nanwanensis sp. nov. (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea)
pp. 537-547

 

Yehuda Benayahu and Shimrit Perkol-Finkel

Soft Corals (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea) from southern Taiwan: II.Species Diversity and Distributional Patterns
pp. 548-560

 

Yehuda Benayahu, Ming-Shiou Jeng, Shimrit Perkol and Chang-Feng Dai
SYSTEMATIC    

Systematics of the Genus Geothelphusa (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura, Potamidae) from Southern Taiwan: A Molecular Appraisal
pp. 561-570

 

His-Te Shih, Peter K.L. Ng and Hsueh-Wen Chang
PHYSIOLOGY    

Temperature Adaptation of the Japanese Eel (Anguilla japonica) in its Early Stages
pp. 571-579

 

Su-Lean Chang, Guang-Hsiung Kou and I Chiu Liao
REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY    

Larval Development of the Rare Australian Aploactinid Fish Matsubarichthys inusitatus (Pisces: Scorpaeniformes)
pp. 580-588

 

Jeffrey M. Leis, Amanda C. Hay and Anthony G. Miskiewciz
ECOLOGY    

Flight Activity and Food Habits of Three Species of Myotis Bats (Chiroptera:Vespertilionidae) in Sympatry
pp. 589-597

 

Ya-Fu Lee and Gary F. McCracken

Spider Diversity on Orchid Island, Taiwan: A Comparison between Habitats Receiving Different Degrees of Human Disturbance
pp. 598-611

 

Kuan-Chou Chen and I-Min Tso

Spatial Organization of a Forest-Dwelling Murid Rodent, Niviventer coxingi, in Subtropical Central Taiwan
pp. 612-621

 

Hai-Yin Wu and Hon-Tsen Yu
GENETICS    

Sex Ratio Distortion in Hybrids of Drosophila albomicans and D. nasuta
pp.622-628

 

Yung-Yu Yang, Fei-Jann Lin and Hwei-yu Chang
GENETICS    

Geographic Variation of the Highly Complex Hwamei (Garrulax canorus) Songs
pp. 629-640

 

Hsiao-Wei Tu and Lucia Liu Severinghaus