Noritaka Hirazawa, Takashi Hara, Toru Mitsuboshi, Jiro Okazaki, and Kazuhiko Hata···333Evaluation of Starvation Status of Laboratory-Reared Japanese Flounder Paralichthys olivaceus Larvae and Juveniles Based on Morphological and Histological Characteristics
Woo-Seok Gwak, Tadahisa Seikai, and Masaru Tanaka···339Characterization of Distinct Subpopulations of Japanese Flounder Lymphocytes with Monoclonal Antibody against Serum Immunoglobulin
Yuki Tokuda, Haruhiko Toyohara, Tatsuo Kina, and Morihiko Sakaguchi···347Isolation of Greater Amberjack Microsatellite DNA and Their Application as Genetic Marker to Species of Genus Seriola from Japan.
Estu Nugroho and Nobuhiko Taniguchi···353The Vertical Distribution of Pearl Oyster Pinctada fucata martensii Spat in Uchiumi Bay
Yuji Tomaru, Zen'ichiro Kawabata, Ken'ichi Nakagawa, and Shin-ichi Nakano···358Decrease of the Effective Population Size during Maintenance of the Guppy Strain
Yoshihisa Fujio, Masamichi Nakajima, and Anna Alexandrovna Barinova···362Nutrition and Growth Kinetics in Nitrogen- or Phosphorus-limited Cultures of the Noxious Red Tide Dinoflagellate Gymnodinium mikimotoi.
Mineo Yamaguchi and Shigeru Itakura···367Use of Microsatellite DNA as Genetic Tags for the Assessment of a Stock Enhancement Program of Red Sea Bream.
Ricardo Perez-Enriquez and Nobuhiko Taniguchi···374Optimum Dietary Protein Level for Maximum Growth of Juvenile Yellow Puffer
Sungchul C. Bai, Xiaojie Wang, and Eunsun Cho···380Induction of Metamorphosis in the Pediveliger Larvae of the Mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis by Neuroactive Compounds.
Cyril Glenn Satuito, Kazuyo Natoyama, Mizue Yamazaki, Katsuhiko Shimizu, and Nobuhiro Fusetani···384Use of Copepod Nauplii During Early Feeding Stage of Grouper Epinephelus coioides
Joebert D. Toledo, Ma. Salvacion Golez, Masanori Doi, and Atsushi Ohno···390Studies on Underwater Sounds Produced by Japanese Horse Mackerel Trachurus japonicus in Net Pens at Culture Grounds in Innermost Kagoshima Bay
Frangky Erens Kaparang, Yasuhisa Matsuno, Yuichi Yamanaka, and Shigeru Fujieda···398Sodium-retaining Effects of Cortisol, Prolactin, and Estradiol-17β in Medaka Oryzias latipes Exposed to Acid Water.
Takashi Yada and Fuminari Ito···405Designing Acoustic Transmitting-Receiving System for Volume Backscattering Measurement of Zooplankton
Liu Xuezhen, Masahiko Furusawa, Etuyuki Hamada, and Chiharu Aoyama···410Feeding Habits of the Cardinalfish Apogon lineatus in Tokyo Bay, Japan
Gen Kume, Atsuko Yamaguchi, and Toru Taniuchi···420Relationship between Year-class Abundance of the Oval Squid Sepioteuthis lessoniana and Environmental Factors off Tokushima Prefecture, Japan.
Yukio Ueta, Tadashi Tokai, and Susumu Segawa···424Phylogenetic Analysis of Algicidal Bacteria (Family Flavobacteriaceae) and Selective Detection by PCR Using a Specific Primer Set.
Ryuji Kondo, Ichiro Imai, Kimio Fukami, Akiko Minami, and Shingo Hiroishi···432Age and Growth of Big Eye Priacanthus macracanthus in the East China Sea.
Daiju Oki and Osame Tabeta···436Butyltins, Organochlorines and Metal Levels in Green Mussel, Perna viridis L. from the Coastal Waters of the Philippines.
Maricar Prudente, Hideki Ichihashi, Supawat Kan-atireklap, Izumi Watanabe, and Shinsuke Tanabe···441Estimation of Size Selectivity for Oval Squid Sepioteuthis lessoniana in the Squid Jigging Fishery of Tokushima Prefecture.
Tadashi Tokai and Yukio Ueta···448Freeze Denaturation of Carp Myosin Subfragment-1 as Compared with Thermal Denaturation
Yumiko Azuma and Kunihiko Konno···455Reversibility of Unfolding of Walleye Pollack Light Meromyosin by Heat-Treatment
Takao Ojima, Tomoyuki Higuchi, and Kiyoyoshi Nishita···459Sequence and Expression of a cDNA Encoding Japanese Flounder Glucocorticoid Receptor
Yuki Tokuda, Ken Touhata, Masato Kinoshita, Haruhiko Toyohara, Morihiko Sakaguchi, Yoshihiko Yokoyama, Tomio Ichikawa, and Shinya Yamashita···466The Influence of Pink Muscle Fiber in Ordinary Muscle of Fishes on the Rigor Mortis Progress
Abdul Jabarsyah, Mutsuyosi Tsuchimoto, Yasutoshi Kozuru, Tosio Misima, Osamu Yada, and Katsuyasu Tachibana···472Elevation of Acid Protease Activity in the Mantle Muscle of Female Japanese Common Squid Todarodes pacificus during Maturation.
Takafumi Shikata and Koji Shirata···478
Laboratory Study of Density-dependent Survival after Handling in Yolk-sac Larvae of Tunas and a Grouper
Tatsuya Kaji, Masaru Tanaka, and Masatomo Tagawa···482Changes of Sensitivity of Red Sea Bream Pagrus major Eggs to Iodophor during the Spawning Season
Noritaka Hirazawa, Takashi Hara, Jiro Okazaki, and Kazuhiko Hata···484Isolation of Microsatellite Loci from Japanese Flounder Paralichthys olivaceus and Detection of PCR Fragments with Simple Non-RI Methods.
Motohiro Takagi, Kazunori Yoshida, and Nobuhiko Taniguchi···486Karyotypes and Cellular DNA Contents of Two Species in the Genus Lateolabrax from Korea
In-Seok Park, Chi-Hong Kim, and Dong Soo Kim···488Decrease in Mortality of Yellowtail Seriola quinqueradiata due to Enterococcus seriolicida Infection by Feeding of Saponins, and Expression of hsp60 in Kidney
Takayuki Ashida, Eiji Okimasu, and Akinori Amemura···490Application of Laser Scanning Microscopy to Morphological Observations on Drinking in Freshwater Medaka Larvae and Those Exposed to 80% Seawater.
Toyoji Kaneko and Sanae Hasegawa···492First Isolation of Diterpenoid Epoxyaldehydes from the Red Alga, Porphyra yezoensis Ueda
Kentaro Agatsuma, Junichi Sugiyama, Satoru Nishinaka, and Junji Kimura···494Effects of Excess Doses of α-Tocopherol on Lipid in Serum and Muscle of Rainbow Trout
Masaharu Tokuda and Masaaki Takeuchi···496The Two Types of 28 kDa-Apolipoprotein in Eel Plasma
Hidehiro Kondo, Ichiro Kawazoe, Misako Nakaya, Kiyoshi Kikuchi, Katsumi Aida, and Shugo Watabe···498Occurrence of (3S,4R,3'R)-β,β-Carotene-3,4,3'-triol and (3S,4R,3'S,4'R)-β, β-Carotene-3,4,3',4'-tetrol in the Gudgeon Pseudogobio esocinus (Cypriniformes).
Miyuki Tsushima and Takao Matsuno···500