Publications Archive Results
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2006 Leis J.M.. A species by any other name. Explore 29 2 10-11.
2006 Leis J.M.. A practical rule of thumb for spacing in MPA networks. MPA News 8 5 5.
2006 Leis J.M.. Nomenclature and distribution of the species of the porcupinefish family Diodontidae (Pisces, Teleostei).. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 63 1 77-90.
2006 Leis J.M.. Are larvae of demersal fishes plankton or nekton?. Advances in Marine Biology 51 59-141.
2005 Leis J.M.. A larva of the eteline lutjanid, Randallichthys filamentosus (Pisces: Perciformes), with comments on phylogenetic implications of larval morphology of basal lutjanids. Zootaxa 1008 57-64.
2004 Leis J.M.. Review of: Beneath Southern Seas: Sharks, rays, seahorses and other fishes of Australia’s unique coast. Nature Australia 27 12 78.
2004 Leis J.M.. Vertical distribution behaviour and its spatial variation in late-stage larvae of coral-reef fishes during the day.. Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology 37(2) 65-88.
2003 Leis J.M.. What does larval fish biology tell us about the design and efficacy of marine protected areas?. Aquatic Protected Areas: What works best and how do we know? Proceedings of the World Congress on Aquatic Protected Areas, Cairns, August 2002 170-180.
2003 Leis J.M.. Family Diodontidae. The living marine resources of the western Central Atlantic vol 3 2007-2013.
2002 Leis J.M.. Review of: The Australian Weather Book (2nd edition) by Keith Colls and Richard. Whitaker Nature Australia 27 4.
2002 Leis J.M.. Pacific coral-reef fishes: the implications of behaviour and ecology of larvae for biodiversity and conservation, and a reassessment of the open population paradigm. Environmental Biology of Fishes 65 2 199-208.
2001 Leis J.M.. Family Diodontidae. The living marine resources of the Western Central Pacific, vol 6 3958-3965.
2000 Leis J.M.. Family Lactariidae. The living marine resources of the Western Central Pacific, vol 4 2649.
2000 Leis J.M.. Out of the blue. Nature Australia 26 10 52-59.
1998 Leis J.M.. Book Review: “Reef Fisheries” by NVC Polunin and CM Roberts. Ichthyological Research 44 4 429-430.
1997 Leis J.M.. Book Review: “The Early Stages of Fishes in the California Current Region, CalCOFI Atlas 33”, edited by H.G. Moser. 1505 pp. Bulletin of Marine Science 60 1 213-214.
1994 Leis J.M.. Larvae, adults and relationships of the monotypic perciform fish family Lactariidae. Records of the Australian Museum 46 2 131-144.
1994 Leis J.M.. Coral Sea atoll lagoons - closed nurseries for the larvae of a few species of coral-reef fishes. Bulletin of Marine Science 54 1 206-227.
1993 Leis J.M.. Minimum requirements for published descriptions of larval fish development. Japanese Journal of Ichthyology 40 3 393-395.
1993 Leis J.M.. Larval fish assemblages near Indo-Pacific coral reefs. Bulletin of Marine Science 53 2 362-392.
1992 Leis J.M.. Summing Up. Larval Biology. Australian Society for Fish Biology Workshop, Hobart, 20 August 1991 158-165.
1992 Leis J.M.. The dilemma of power in environmental research. Australian Natural History 24 2 72.
1991 Leis J.M.. Distributional ecology of tuna larvae in near-reef waters in the Coral Sea. East Coast Tuna & Billfish Research and Monitoring Workshop Austrailan Government Publishing Service.
1991 Leis J.M.. Vertical distribution of fish larvae in the Great Barrier Reef Lagoon, Australia. Marine Biology 109 157-166.
1991 Leis J.M.. The pelagic phase of coral reef fishes:larval biology of coral reef fishes. The ecology of fishes on coral reefs 183-230.
1990 Leis J.M.. Book Review: "An atlas of the early stage fishes in Japan", edited by Muneo Okiyama. Australian Ichthyoplankton Newsletter 6 2-4.
1989 Leis J.M.. Some little known Chinese ichthyoplankton publications. Australian Ichthyoplankton Newsletter 4 3-4.
1989 Leis J.M.. Larval biology of butterflyfishes (Pisces, Chaetodontidae): what do we really know?. Environmental Biology of Fishes 25 87-100.
1988 Leis J.M.. The odd life of larval fishes. Australian Natural History 22 10 452-455.
1987 Leis J.M.. Larval fishes. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority Reef Notes .
1987 Leis J.M.. Review of the early life history of tropical groupers (Serranidae) and snappers (Lutjanidae). Tropical Snappers and Groupers: Biology and Fisheries Management 189-237.
1987 Leis J.M.. Book Review: "Studies on the oceanic ichthyoplankton in the Western North Pacific", T. Ozawa (ed). Copeia 1987 3 821-823.
1987 Leis J.M.. Minimum requirements for published descriptions of larval fish development. Australian Ichthyoplankton Newsletter 2 4-5.
1986 Leis J.M.. Family Diodontidae. Smith's Sea Fishes 903-907.
1986 Leis J.M.. Ecological requirements of Indo Pacific larval fishes: a neglected zoogeographic factor. Indo Pacific Fish Biology: Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Indo Pacific Fishes 759-767.
1986 Leis J.M.. Epibenthic schooling by the larvae of the spratellodine clupeid Spratelloides gracilis. Japanese Journal of Ichthyology 33 1 60-62.
1986 Leis J.M.. Larval development of four species of the Indo-Pacific coral trout genus Plectropomus (Pisces: Serranidae: Epinephelinae) with an analysis of the relationships of the genus. Bulletin of Marine Science 38 3 525-552.
1986 Leis J.M.. Vertical and horizontal distribution of fish larvae near coral reefs at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef. Marine Biology 90 505-516.
1985 Leis J.M.. Book Review: "The bibliography on the identification of the eggs, larvae and juveniles of the marine shorefishes of Japan". Newsletter of the Early Life History Section of the American Fisheries Society 6 3 11-13.
1985 Leis J.M.. Larval fish dispersal and the East Pacific Barrier. Océanographie Tropicale 19 2 181-192.
1984 Leis J.M.. Family Diodontidae. FAO species identification sheets for fisheries purposes: the Western Indian Ocean .
1984 Leis J.M.. Tetraodontiformes: Relationships. Ontogeny and Systematics of Fishes 459-464.
1984 Leis J.M.. Tetraodontoidei: Development. Ontogeny and Systematics of Fishes 447-450.
1983 Leis J.M.. Coral reef fish larvae (Labridae) in the East Pacific Barrier. Copeia 1983 3 826-828.
1982 Leis J.M.. Hawaiian creediid fishes ( Crystallodytes cookei and Limnichthys donaldsoni ): development of eggs and larvae and use of pelagic eggs to trace coastal water movement. Bulletin of Marine Science 32 1 166-180.
1982 Leis J.M.. Nearshore distributional gradients of larval fish (15 taxa) and planktonic crustaceans (6 taxa) in Hawaii. Marine Biology 72 89-97.
1982 Leis J.M.. Distribution of fish larvae around Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef: coral reef lagoon as refuge?. Proceedings of the 4th International Coral Reef Symposium (Manila) 2 471-477.
1981 Leis J.M.. Family Diodontidae. FAO species identification sheets for fisheries purposes: the Eastern Atlantic Ocean .
1978 Leis J.M.. Systematics and zoogeography of the porcupinefishes ( Diodon , Diodontidae, Tetraodontiformes), with comments on egg and larval development. US Fishery Bulletin 76 535-567.
1977 Leis J.M.. Development of the eggs and larvae of the slender mola, Ranzania laevis (Pisces, Molidae). Bulletin of Marine Science 27 3 448-466.