Mini-Symposium 11:
From Molecules to Moonbeams: How is reproductive timing regulated in coral reef organisms?

Poster Presentations: Wednesday, July 9, 2008 16:00 - 18:00 Exhibit Hall A-D (Click on presentation title to view abstract)
POSTER BOARD # TITLE AUTHORS (* indicates Presenting Author)
11.387 Molecular Cloning and Expression Analysis of Yolk Proteins in the Hermatypic Coral Galaxea fascicularis Hideki HAYAKAWA, Toshiki WATANABE*, Tadashi ANDOH
11.388 Higher temperatures drive early larval release of brooding reef corals Yu-Chieh HSIEH*, Tung-Yung FAN, Peter J. EDMUNDS, Lee-Shing FANG
11.389 Gametogenesis of the Hermatypic Coral Siderastrea siderea in Broward County, FL, USA and the Effect of Bleaching on Fecundity Adam T. ST.GELAIS*, Alison L. MOULDING, David S. GILLIAM, Vladimir KOSMYNIN, Richard E. DODGE
11.390 Spawning patterns of corals in north-western Philippines Kareen VICENTUAN*, James GUEST, Maria Vanessa BARIA, Patrick CABAITAN, Rommi DIZON, Ronald VILLANUEVA, Porfirio ALIÑO, Alasdair EDWARDS, Edgardo GOMEZ, Andrew HEYWARD
11.391 Inferences of Acropora Reproductive Synchrony and Spawning Phenology in the Northern Line Islands, Central Pacific Jean KENYON*
11.392 Reproductive characteristics of scleractinian corals form 2002 to 2007 in a high-latitude coral community at Nishidomari, Otsuki, Kochi, Japan Takuma MEZAKI*, Fumihito IWASE, Shuu NAKACHI, Yoko NOZAWA, Tohru HAYASHI, Mai MIYAMOTO, Miho WATANABE
11.393 Observations on the coral reproduction in Tuticorin coast of the Gulf of Mannar, Southeastern India. Edward JK PATTERSON*, K. DIRAVIYARAJ, T. THINESH
11.394 Gametogenesis of six scleractinian corals in the Celebes Sea Sascha B.C. ROMATZKI*, Andreas KUNZMANN, Sebastian SCHMIDT-ROACH
11.395 How depth, polyp position, and colony size affect fertility among regions Andrea VANEGAS*, Alberto ACOSTA, Angelica BATISTA
11.396 Reproductive Cycle of Montastraea cavernosa Linnaeus, 1767 (Cnidaria, Scleractinia) from Southern Bahia Reefs, Brazil Joana SILVA*, Débora PIRES
11.397 Development and substrate preference of planula larvae of Pocillopora damicornis in Thailand Pataporn KUANUI*, Suchana CHAVANICH, Voranop VIYAKARN
11.398 Gamete and Larval Development of Spawning Corals in the Inner Gulf of Thailand Chalothon RAKSASAB*, Suchana CHAVANICH, Voranop VIYAKARN
11.399 Planula release, settlement, metamorphosis and growth of deep-sea soft corals ZHAO SUN*, JEAN-FRANÇOIS HAMEL, ANNIE MERCIER
11.400 Embryogenesis in the Reef-Building Acropora spp. Nami OKUBO*
11.401 Breeding experiments of the hermatypic coral Galaxea fascicularis: partial reproductive isolation between colonies of different nematocyst types, and enhancement of fertilization success by the presence of parental colonies Mariko ABE*, Toshiki WATANABE, Hideki HAYAKAWA, Michio HIDAKA
11.402 Reproductive effort of a brain coral in the Abrolhos Reef Complex, Brazil Marcia ALVARENGA*, Clovis CASTRO
11.403 Reproduction of Madracis decactis (Cnidaria, Scleractinia) from Southern Bahia Reefs, Brazil Bruna CASTRO*, Débora PIRES
11.404 Spawning seasons of scleractinian corals in southern part of Phuket, Thailand Thanongsak CHANMETHAKUL*, Hansa CHANSANG, Niphon PHONGSUWAN, Kumpol MEESAWAT
11.405 Sexual Reproduction of the Orange Colonial Coral Astroides calycularis (Scleractinia: Dendrophyllidae) in the Mediterranean Sea Stefano GOFFREDO, Giulia MARCONI, Gabriella GASPARINI*, Maria Teresa PUTIGNANO, Francesco ZACCANTI
11.406 Sexual reproduction in the octocoral, Carijoa riisei, in Hawaii Samuel KAHNG*, Yehuda BENAYAHU, Daniel WAGNER, Nina ROTHE
11.407 REPRODUCTIVE ASPECTS OF SEA FANS Gorgonia ventalina (CNIDARIA: GORGONIIDAE) IN THE SANTA MARTA AREA, COLOMBIAN CARIBBEAN Nelson MANRIQUE RODRÍGUEZ*, Adolfo SANJUAN, María Antonieta SALCEDO, Katrin Gisseth PERILLA, Carlos Edwin GÓMEZ SOTO
11.408 A preliminary study on early life ecology of blue coral, Heliopora coerulea (Alcynonaria: Coenothecalia) assessed by microsatellite variation Nina YASUDA*, Kazuo NADAOKA, Tsutomu TAKINO, Mugumi KIMURA, Satoshi NAGAI, Chunlan LIAN
11.409 The Desirable Invertebrates Breeding Society (DIBS): Reproduction of Invertebrates for Education and Sustainability Eric BORNEMAN*, Brian PLANKIS
11.410 Long term reproductive success of Brazilian giant seahorses Hippocampus cf. reidi Tim MIGAWSKI*
11.411 Pseudo-4D visualization of the seahorse larva head during ontogenesis Tim MIGAWSKI*, Martin HEß
11.412 Spawning Induction Method Responses of Trochidae Gastropods in Closed System Aquaculture Brian PLANKIS*