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Vol. 51 No.3 May, 2012



Family Affairs and Experimental Male Replacement Affect Fecal Glucocorticoid Metabolites Levels in the Egyptian Spiny Mouse Acomys cahirinus
pp 277-287


M. Fraňková, R. Palme, and D.

Identification of the Crustacean Hyperglycemic Hormone (CHH) and CHH-like Peptides in the Crayfish Procambarus clarkii and Localization of Functionally Important Regions of the CHH
pp 288-297


H.J. Wu, W.S. Tsai, S.Y. Huang, Y.J. Chen, Y.H. Chen, Y.R. Hsieh, and C.Y. Lee

Spatiotemporal Variations in Abundance and Biomass of Planktonic Ciliates Related to Environmental Variables in a Temporal Pond, Argentina
pp 298-313


G.C. Küppers and M.C. Claps

A Coral-Killing Sponge, Terpios hoshinota, Releases Larvae Harboring Cyanobacterial Symbionts: An Implication of Dispersal
pp 314-320


J.T. Wang, E. Hirose, G.M. Hsu, Y.Y. Chen, P.J. Meng, and C.A. Chen

Responses of Copepoda Life-History Stages to Climatic Variability in a Southern-European Temperate Estuary
pp 321-335


A.M.M. Gonçalves, M.Â. Pardal, S.C. Marques, S. Mendes, M.J. Fernández-Gómez, M.P. Galindo- Villardón, and U.M. Azeiteiro

Modeling the Growth of Silver Hatchet Chela Chela cachius (Cyprinidae) from the Old Brahmaputra River in Bangladesh Using Multiple Functions
pp 336-344


Z.F. Ahmed, M.Y. Hossain, and J. Ohtomi

Phenotypic Plasticity in Larval Development of Six Amphibian Species in Stressful Natural Environments
pp 345-361


T. Goldberg, E. Nevo, and G.

Bird Species Richness along an Elevational Gradient in a Forest at Jianfengling, Hainan Island, China
pp 362-371


F.S. Zou, G.Z. Chen, Q.F. Yang, and Y.D. Li

Naupliar Development of an Ancorabolid, Paralaophontodes sp. (Copepoda: Harpacticoida) Sheds Light on Harpacticoid Evolution
pp 372-382


S. Chullasorn, H.-U. Dahms, N. Iwasaki, P. Kangtia, F.D. Ferrari, H.J. Jeon, and W.X. Yang

Two New Species and a New Record of the Genus Sinularia (Octocorallia: Alcyonacea) from the Penghu Archipelago, Taiwan
pp 383-398


L.P. van Ofwegen and Y. Benayahu

Elliptic Fourier Analysis of the Wing Outline Shape of Five Species of Antlion (Neuroptera: Myrmeleontidae: Myrmeleontini)
pp 399-405


Q.B. Zhan and X.L. Wang

Significant Genetic Differentiation among Ten Populations of the Razor Clam Sinonovacula constricta along the Coast of China Revealed by a
Microsatellite Analysis
pp 406-414


D.H. Niu, B.B. Feng, D.B. Liu, Y.M. Zhong, H.D. Shen, and J.L. Li

The Blue Velvet Angelfish Centropyge deborae sp. nov., a New Pomacanthid from the Fiji Islands, Based on Genetic and Morphological Analyses
pp 415-423



K.N. Shen, H.C. Ho, and C.W.