Contents

Vol. 43 No.4 October, 2004

IN THIS ISSUE

ORIGINAL PAPERS

   
TAXONOMY    

A Taxonomic Study on the Subgenus Seladonia (Hymenoptra: Halictidae: Halictus) in China with a Description of a New Species
pp. 647- 670

 

Ze-Qing Niu, Yan-Ru Wu and Da-Wei Huang

Digenean Fauna in Marine Fishes from Taiwanese Waters with the Description of a New Species, Lecithochirium tetraorchis sp. nov.
pp. 671- 676

 

Hsiu-Hui Shih, Wei Liu and Zhao-Zhi Qiu

The Bopyridae (Crustacea Isopoda) of Taiwan
pp. 677-703

 

Christopher B. Boyko
SYSTEMATIC    

The World Largest Lucinid Is an Underscribed Species from Taiwan (Mollusca: Bivalvia)
pp. 704-711

 

Philippe Bouchet and Rudo von Cosel

Review of the Teleostean Adductor Mandibulae and Its Significance to the Systematic Positions of the Polymixiiformes, Lampridiformes, and Triacanthoidei
pp. 712-736

 

Kao-yi Wu and Shih-chieh Shen
ANATOMY    

Bifurcating Pattern of Ventral Aorta and Distribution of the Branchial Arteries of Hagfishes (Myxiniformes), with Notes on the Taxonomic Implications
pp. 737-748

 

Hin-Kiu Mok and Charmion B. McMillan
EVOLUTION    

Genetic Analysis ofTwo Subspecies of Reeve's Muntjac (Cervidae: Muntiacus reevesi) by Karyotyping and Satellite DNA Analyses
pp. 749-758

 

Pei-Yi Chiang, Chyi Chyang Lin, Shu-Ju Liao, Lie-Jiau Hsieh, Shuan-Yow Li, Ming-Chieh Chao, Yueh-Chun Li

Secondary Structure and Phylogenetic Utility of the Ribosomal Internal Transcribed Spacer 2 (ITS2) in Scleractinian Corals
pp. 759-771

 

Chaolun Allen Chen, Chau-Ching Chang, Nuwei Vivian Wei, Chien-Hsun Chen, Yi-Ting Lein, Ho-E Lin, Chang-Feng Dai and Carden C. Wallace
HISTOLOGY    

Ionocytes Distribution in Gills of the Euryhaline Milkfish, Chanos chanos (Forsskal, 1775)
pp. 772-777

 

Chun-Nian Chen, Li-Yih Lin and Tsung-Han Lee
ECOLOGY    

Response of Two Pieris (Lepioptera: Pieridae) Species to Fertilization of a Host Plant
pp. 778-786

 

Ying-Zhi Chen, Li Lin, Chih-Wei Wang, Chin-Chang Yeh, and Shaw-Yhi Hwang

Temporal Variations in the Size and Composition of Formosan Leaf-nosed Bat(Hipposideros terasensis) Colonies in Central Taiwan
pp. 787-794

 

Hsi-Chi Cheng and Ling-Ling Lee

Density and Diversity of Litter Amphibians in a Monsoon Forest of Southern Taiwan
pp. 795-802

 

Ching-Yu Huang and Ping-Chun Lucy Hou
GENETICS    

Variable Numbers of Tandem Repeats (VNTRs), Heteroplasmy, and Sequence Variation of the Mitochondrial Control Region in the Three-spot Dascyllus, Dascyllus trimaculatus (Perciformes: Pomacentridae)
pp. 803-812

 

Chaolun Allen Chen, Maria Carmen Anonuevo Ablan, John Williams McManus, Johann Diepernk Bell, Vo Si Tuan, Annadel Sarmiento Cabanban, Kwang-Tsao Shao