Contributions in marine science volume 37

University of Texas Marine Science Institute
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Port Aransas Marine Laboratory, University of Texas Marine Science Institute

Table of Contents. Introduction / (p. i-ii) -- Reviewed Papers. Development of retinal architecture in the Elopomorph species Megalops atlanticus, Elops saurus and Albula vulpes (Elopomorpha: Teleostei) / Scott M. Taylor and Michael S. Grace (p. 1-29) -- Analysis on the diet of bonefish, Albula vulpes, in Los Roques Archipelago National Park, Venezuela / Constanza S. Weinberger and Juan M. Posada (p. 30-45) -- Studies in conservation genetics of tarpon (Megalops atlanticus) - III. Variation across the Gulf of Mexico in the nucleotide sequence of a 12S mitochondrial rRNA gene fragment / Rocky Ward, Ivonne R. Blandon, Andre M. Landry, Jr., William Dailey, Francisco Garcia de Leon, Celene Acuna Leal and D.S. Needleman (p. 46-60) -- A brief description of the bonefish recreational fishery in Los Roques Archipelago National Park, Venezuela / Denise Debrot and Juan M. Posada (p. 61-65) -- What can historic tarpon scales tell us about the tarpon fishery collapse in Texas? / G. Joan Holt, Scott A. Holt and Kenneth T. Frank (p. 66-77) -- The International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo: Trends in the recreational tarpon (Megalops atlanticus) fishery in the Western Gulf of Mexico / William Dailey, Andre W. Landry Jr. and Steve Hein (p. 78-88) -- Extended Abstract / (p. 89-92) -- Abstracts of Papers Not Presented (p. 93-101) -- Summaries and Recommendations / (p. 102-104) -- Proposal for the protection and conservation of tarpon (Megalops atlanticus) in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico / Yuseff Barquet Tuero (p. 105-106) -- Propuesta para la conservacion de la especie sabalo (Megalops atlanticus) en las aguas del Golfo de Mexico / Yuseff Barquet Tuero (p. 107-109)