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By Alan J. Southward, Craig M. Young, Lee A. Fuiman

Quantity forty three is an eclectic quantity with reports on ecology and biogeography of marine parasites; fecundity: features and position in life-history suggestions of marine invertebrates; the ecology of Southern Ocean Pack-ice; and organic and distant sensing views of pigmentation in coral reef organisms. Advances in Marine Biology used to be first released in 1963. Now edited by means of A.J. Southward (Marine organic organization, UK), P.A. Tyler (Southampton Oceanography organization, UK), C.M. younger (Harbor department Oceanographic establishment, united states) and L.A. Fuiman (University of Texas, USA), the serial publishes in-depth and up to date reports on a variety of themes so as to entice postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries technology, ecology, zoology, oceanography. Eclectic volumes within the sequence are supplemented through thematic volumes on such themes as The Biology of Calanoid Copepods . Key positive factors * AMB first released 1963 * This quantity provides a range of studies at the biology of lesser-known taxa of the phylum Mollusca, together with: * The usually diminutive protobranch bivalves * The slug-like shelled opisthobranchs * The hugely really expert and evolutionarily complicated tusk shells * the attractive, precious, but frustratingly hard-to-collect slit shells

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The few species of Monogenea that have been examined also have remarkably complex sensory receptors - eyes as well as ciliated and 44 KLAUS ROHDE non-ciliated receptors. Rohde and Watson (1995a, 1996) examined the anterior sensory receptors of two species of monogeneans belonging to two families by electron microscopy, and found five and seven types of receptors, respectively. Most were non- or uniciliate, one type had several cilia, and in one species, aggregation of receptors in a "taste organ" was shown.

0o50° . 5 :. ~':'. 2 • . 2 . 4 . 0 Contrast in water temperature Figure 19 Metazoan parasites of the digestive tract of 55 marine teleost species (A, B) and of the heads and gills of 111 marine teleost species (C, D). A, C, contrasts in raw species richness plotted against corresponding contrasts in water temperature. B, D, contrasts in abundance plotted against corresponding contrasts in water temperature. Note: increase of richness and abundance from high to low latitudes for ecto- but not for endoparasites.

C and D reproduced from: Poulin, R. and Rohde, K. (1997). Comparing the richness of metazoan ectoparasite communities of marine fishes: controlling for host phylogeny. Oecologia 110, 278-283, with permission from Springer Verlag. 50 KLAUS ROHDE A x Atlantic& Pacificcoasts of Canada • Antarctic • TropicalIndo-Pacific ~10 o to. ~_ o. 6 ffl x o x x x~ 4 x E xx r- x X x x x ~ x xx x ~U ~1111 • • • x x o x• x x X XX = 2 x x ~ x • x x Ln ( m e a n n u m b e r of parasites per host +1) B ~10 o t- =' Antarctic o "Deepwater"NSW ,, NorthernNSW o PacificCanada Brazil • • • Argentina • TropicalIndo-Pacific ~4 E • • e= 2 o=x~oO ii D = o .

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