Current Issue

Vol. 50 No.3 May, 2011

IN THIS ISSUE

ORIGINAL PAPERS
BEHAVIORAL BIOLOGY  

Is Ovophis okinavensis Active Only in the Cool Season? Temporal Foraging Pattern of a Subtropical Pit Viper in Okinawa, Japan
pp 269-275

 

Y. Kadota
ECOLOGY  

Coral Reefs and Communities of Qeshm Island, the Persian Gulf
pp 276-283

 

J. Kavousi, J. Seyfabadi, H. Rezai, and D. Fenner

Age and Growth Estimates of the Blacktip Sawtail Catshark Galeus sauteri in Northeastern Waters of Taiwan
pp 284-295

 

K.M. Liu, C.P. Lin, S.J. Joung, and S.B. Wang

Reproductive Biology of the Needlefish Tylosurus acus melanotus in Waters around Hsiao-Liu-Chiu Island, Southwestern Taiwan
pp 296-308

 

Y.Y Liao and Y.H. Chang

Clutch and Egg Sizes of Two Migratory Forms of the Threespine Stickleback Gasterosteus aculeatus in Eastern Hokkaido, Japan
pp 309-314

 

M. Kume

Population Density and Habitat Use of the Introduced Eastern Cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus) Compared to the Native European Hare (Lepus
europaeus
)
pp 315-326

 

S. Bertolino, A. Perrone, L. Gola, and R. Viterbi

Distribution and Status of the Guiana Dolphin Sotalia guianensis (Cetacea, Delphinidae) Population in Babitonga Bay, Southern Brazil
pp 327-337

 

M.J. Cremer, F.A.S. Hardt, A.J.
Tonello Jr, and P.C. Simões-Lopes
EVOLUTION  

Early-Stage Evolution of the Neo-Y Chromosome in Drosophila albomicans
pp 338-349

 

C.H. Cheng, C.H. Chang, and H.y. Chang
SYSTEMATICS AND BIOGEOGRAPHY  

New Species of Octocorals (Coelenterata: Anthozoa) from the Penghu Archipelago, Taiwan
pp 350-362

 

Y. Benayahu and L.P. van Ofwegen

Shallow-Water Brachycnemic Zoanthids (Cnidaria: Hexacorallia) from Taiwan: A Preliminary Survey
pp 363-371

 

J.D. Reimer, M. Obuchi, Y. Irei, T. Fujii, and Y. Nozawa

Does Petrolisthes armatus (Anomura, Porcellanidae) form a Species Complex or Are We Dealing with Just One Widely Distributed Species?
pp 372-384

 

F.L. Mantelatto, L.G. Pileggi, I.
Miranda, and I.S. Wehrtmann

Comparative Analysis of the Mitochondrial Control Region in Orthoptera
pp 385-393

 

L. Zhao, Z.M. Zheng, Y. Huang, Z. Zhou, and L. Wang
ANIMAL MIRACULUM  

Domination and Disappearance of the Black Sponge: A Quarter Century after the Initial Terpios Outbreak in Southern Japan
pp 394


J.D. Reimer, Y. Nozawa, and E. Hirose

Pumping Water or Producing Larvae? Oscula Occlusion during the Reproductive Period of the Sponge Svenzea zeai
pp 395

 

S. López-Legentil and X. Turon

When Does the Window Close?: The Onset of Allogeneic Fusion 2-3 Years Post-Settlement in the Scleractinian Coral, Echinophyllia aspera
pp 396


Y. Nozawa and M. Hirose