Current Issue

Vol. 51 No.3 May, 2012

IN THIS ISSUE

ORIGINAL PAPERS
ANIMAL BEHAVIOR  

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.
Frynta
COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY  

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
ECOLOGY  

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.
Degani

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
SYSTEMATICS AND BIOGEOGRAPHY  

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.
Chang