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Lebbe, L.; Van Meir, N.; Viaene, P. (2008). Potential implications of sea-level rise for Belgium. J. Coast. Res. 24(2): 358-366, details


Rabaut, M.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2009). Do Lanice conchilega (sandmason) aggregations classify as reefs? Quantifying habitat modifying effects. Helgol. Mar. Res. 63(1): 37-46, details


Auguin, E. (1898). Plages belges: 1. Les pęcheurs flamands. H. Le Soudier: Paris, France. III, 92 pp., details


Auguin, E. (1898). Plages belges: 2. De Dunkerque ŕ Ostende. H. Le Soudier: Paris, France. VI, 132 pp., details


Auguin, E. (1899). Plages belges: 3. D'Ostende ŕ Blankenberghe. H. Le Soudier: Paris, France. 126 pp., details


Auguin, E. (1899). Plages belges: 4. De Heyst-sur-Mer ŕ la frontičre hollandaise. H. Le Soudier: Paris, France. 127 pp., details




Ghys, R.; Danckaers, J. (1993) Mercator: een verdwenen kielzog. Uitgeverij Adfrytising: Lint, Belgium. 127 pp., details

Tavolga, W.N. (Ed.) (1967). Marine bio-acoustics, Volume 2: Proceedings of the Second Symposium on marine bio-acoustics held at the American Museum of Natural History, New York, April 13-15, 1966. Pergamon Press: Oxford, London. 353 pp., details

Van Beylen, J. (1999) De Antwerpse knots en de Vlaamse garnalenvisserij op de Schelde in Vlaanderen en Zeeland: met bouwbeschrijving voor een model van een knots. uitgeverij Van Wijnen: Franeker, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5194-176-5. 264 pp., details

Woodward, S.L. (2008) Marine biomes. Greenwood Guides to Biomes of the World, 4. Greenwood Press: Westport, CT (USA). ISBN 978-0-313-34001-7. 212 pp., details

Zonn, I.S.; Glantz, M.H.; Kostianoy, A.G.; Kosarev, A.N. (2009) The Aral Sea encyclopedia. Springer-Verlag: Berlin, Germany. ISBN 978-3-540-85086-1. 290 pp., details



Mar. Biotechnol.  11(1) 2009

  • Shekhar, M.S.; Lu, Y. Application of nucleic-acid-based therapeutics for viral infections in shrimp aquaculture, details
  • Kime, D.E. et al.. Cloning and characterization of alginate lyase from a marine bacterium Streptomyces sp. ALG-5, details
  • Roberts, S. et al.. Analysis of genes isolated from plated hemocytes of the Pacific oyster, Crassostrea gigas, details
  • Desbois, A.P. et al.. A fatty acid from the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum is antibacterial against diverse bacteria including multi-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), details
  • Vasileiadou, K. et al.. A multiplex PCR method for rapid identification of Brachionus rotifers, details
  • Ranzer, L.K. et al.. A new prokaryotic farnesyldiphosphate synthase from the octocoral Eunicea fusca: differential display, inverse PCR, cloning, and characterization, details
  • Regalado, E.L. et al.. Repair of UVB-damaged skin by the antioxidant sulphated flavone glycoside thalassiolin B isolated from the marine plant Thalassia testudinum Banks ex König, details
  • Ni, X. et al.. Alkaline protease gene cloning from the marine yeast Aureobasidium pullulans HN2-3 and the protease surface display on Yarrowia lipolytica for bioactive peptide production, details
  • Choi, H.S. et al.. Immunomodulatory effects of polar lichens on the function of macrophages in vitro, details
  • Dai, J.-G. et al.. Preliminary study on high-level expression of tandem-arranged tachyplesin-encoding gene in Bacillus subtilis Wb800 and its antibacterial activity, details
  • Morita, M. et al.. Roles of calmodulin and calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase in flagellar motility regulation in the coral Acropora digitifera, details
  • Huang, Y. et al.. Characterization of a deep-sea sediment metagenomic clone that produces water-soluble melanin in Escherichia coli, details
  • Han, Y. et al.. Characterization of antifungal chitinase from marine Streptomyces sp. DA11 associated with South China sea sponge Craniella australiensis, details
  • Chen, I.-P. et al.. Comparative analyses of coding and noncoding DNA regions indicate that Acropora (Anthozoa: Scleractina) possesses a similar evolutionary tempo of nuclear vs. mitochondrial genomes as in plants, details

Senckenb. Mar. 38(2) 2008

  • Karle, M.; Bartholomä, A. Salt marsh sediments as natural resources for dike construction - sediment recycling in clay pits, details
  • Vöge, S. et al.. Macrofauna succession in an infilling salt marsh clay pit, details
  • Metzing, D.; Gerlach, A. Impacts of clay excavation on the local flora of salt marshes, details
  • Esser, W. et al.. Day-night activity of intertidal invertebrates and methods to estimate prey accessibility for shorebirds, details
  • Weisensee, M. et al.. On the acquisition of geometric and semantic data of the Kachelotplate by means of airborne and terrestrial: LIDAR, details
  • Niedringhaus, R.; Lieckweg, T. First stages of arthropod colonisation of a sand bank island in the German Wadden Sea, details
  • Scheiffarth, G.; Becker, P.H. Roosting waterbirds at the Osterems, German Wadden Sea: seasonal and spatial trends studied by aerial and ground surveys, details
  • Czeck, R.; Paul, M. Grey seals - a homecoming species in the Wadden Sea, details
  • Liebezeit, G. Marine litter on the Kachelotplate, Lower Saxonian Wadden Sea, details
  • Liebezeit, G. et al.. Allochthonous organic matter as carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus source on a sandbank island (Kachelotplate, Lower Saxonian Wadden Sea, Germany), details
  • Klaassen, K. et al.. The impact of hydrodynamics and texture on the infiltration of rain and marine waters into sand bank island sediments: aspects of infiltration and groundwater dynamics, details
  • Gerdes, G.; Wehrmann, A. Biofilms in surface sediments of the ephemeral sand bank island Kachelotplate (southern North Sea), details
  • Wehrmann, A.; Tilch, E. Sedimentary dynamics of an ephemeral sand bank island (Kachelotplate, German Wadden Sea): an atlas of sedimentary structures, details

Tavolga, W.N. (Ed.) (1967). Marine bio-acoustics, Volume 2: Proceedings of the Second Symposium on marine bio-acoustics held at the American Museum of Natural History, New York, April 13-15, 1966. Pergamon Press: Oxford, London. 353 pp., details

  • Galler, S.R. Marine bio-acoustics. the bridge between 'useless' research and applied information, details
  • Parvulescu, A. The acoustics of small tanks, details
  • Watkins, W.A. The harmonic interval: fact or artifact inspectral analysis of pulse trains, details
  • Vanderwalker, J.G. Response of salmonids to low frequency sound, details
  • Hester, F.J. Identification of biological sonar targets from body-motion doppler shifts, details
  • Cushing, D.H. The acoustic estimation of fish abundance, details
  • Hashimoto, T.; Maniwa, Y. Research on the luring of fish shoals by utilizing underwater acoustical equipment, details
  • Iversen, R.T.B. Response of yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) to underwater sound, details
  • Marshall, N.B. Sound-producing mechanisms and the biology of deep-sea fishes, details
  • Schneider, H. Morphology and physiology of sound-producing mechanisms in teleost fishes, details
  • Evans, W.E. Vocalisation among marine mammals, details
  • Moulton, J.M.; Dixon, R.H. Directional hearing in fishes, details
  • Tavolga, W.N. Masked auditory thresholds in teleost fishes, details
  • Johnson, C.S. Sound detection thresholds in marine mammals, details
  • Frings, H.; Frings, M. Underwater sound fields and behaviour of marine invertebrates, details
  • Winn, H.E. Vocal facilitation and the biological significance of toadfish sounds, details
  • Norris, K.S.; Evans, W.E. Directionality of echolocation clicks in the rough-tooth porpoise, Steno bredanensis (Lesson), details
  • Dreher, J.J. Bistatic target signatures and their acoustic recognition: a suggested animal model, details



Nature (Lond.) 458(7234) 2009

  • Anon. Shark sex line, details [Research highlights]
  • Van Mooy, B. et al.. Phytoplankton in the ocean use non-phosphorus lipids in response to phosphorus scarcity, details [Letters]



Science (Wash.) 323(5918) 2009

  • Scruggs, J.; Jacob, P. Harvesting ocean wave energy, details [Perspectives]
  • Kump, L.R. Tipping pointedly colder, details [Perspectives]
  • Liu, Z. et al.. Global cooling during the Eocene-Oligocene climate transition, details [Reports]



Anon. (2002). Economisch belang van de zeehavens: haven van Antwerpen: Boekjaar 2000. Nationale Bank van België: Antwerpen, België. 21 + tabellen pp., details

Daeninck, W.; Jonnet, P. (Ed.) (2006). Haven en goed: de Antwerpse haven in 2005. Book & Media Publishing: Antwerpen, België. ISBN 90-5720-252-2. 119 pp., details

Van Wichelen, J.; De Bock, D.; Vyverman, W. (2008) Bepalen van het maximaal en het goed ecologisch potentieel, alsook de huidige toestand voor een aantal Vlaamse (gewestelijke) waterlichamen die vergelijkbaar zijn met de categorie meren: Deel II. Partim 'Boudewijnkanaal en Achterhaven Zeebrugge': Rapport studieopdracht: VMM.AMO.KRW.ECOPOT-Meren - 01/12/2008. Universiteit Gent; Vakgroep Biologie, Protistologie en Aquatische Ecologie: Gent, Belgium. 69 + bijlagen pp., details



Armenteros, M.; González-Sansón, G.; Lalana, G. (2003) Composición y abundancia del meiobentos en un sector costero del sublitoral de la Habana, Cuba. Rev. Invest. Mar. 24: 3-10, details

Armenteros, M.; Martín, I.; Williams, J.P.; Creagh, B.; González-Sansón, G.; Capetillo, N. (2006) Spatial and temporal variations of meiofaunal communities from the western sector of the Gulf of Batabanó, Cuba: I. Mangrove systems. Estuaries and Coasts 29(1): 124-132, details

Armenteros, M.; Williams, J.P.; Creagh, B.; Capetillo, N. (2008) Spatial and temporal variations of meiofaunal communities from the western sector of the Gulf of Batabanó, Cuba: III. Vertical distribution. Rev. Biol. Trop. 56(3): 1127-1134, details

Armenteros, M.; Williams, J.P.; Creagh, B.; Capetillo, N. (2008) Spatial and temporal variations of meiofaunal communities from the western sector of the Gulf of Batabanó, Cuba: II. Seagrass systems. Rev. Biol. Trop. 56(1): 55-63, details

Armenteros, M.; Williams, J.P.; Hidalgo, G.; González-Sansón, G. (2007) Community structure of meio- and macrofauna in seagrass meadows and mangroves from NW shelf of Cuba (Gulf of Mexico). Rev. Invest. Mar. 28: 139-150, details

Armenteros, M.; Pérez-Garcia, J.A.; Pérez-Angulo, A.; Williams, J.P. (2008). Efficiency of extraction of meiofauna from sandy and muddy marine sediments. Rev. Invest. Mar. 29(2): 113-118, details

Cushing, D.H. (1959) On the effect of fishing on the herring of the Southern North Sea. J. Cons. int. Explor. Mer 24(2): 283-307, details

Farran, G.P. (1936) On the mesh of herring drift-nets in relation to the condition factor of the fish. J. Cons. int. Explor. Mer 11(1): 43-52, details

Farran, G.P. (1938) On the size and number of the ova of Irish herrings. J. Cons. int. Explor. Mer 13(1): 91-100, details

Fink, B.D. (1965) A technique and the equipment used for tagging tunas caught by the pole and line method. J. Cons. int. Explor. Mer 29(3): 335-339, details

Moreira, A.R.; Armenteros, M.; Gómez, M.; Léon, A.R.; Cabrera, R.; Castellanos, M.E.; Muńoz, A.; Suarez, A.M. (2006) Variation of macroalgae biomass in Cienfuegos Bay, Cuba. Rev. Invest. Mar. 27(1): 3-12, details

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