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Aldenhoven, J.M. (1984). Social organisation and sex change in an angelfish Centropyge bicolor on the Great Barrier Reef. PhD thesis, Macquarie University, Sydney.

Ben-Eliahu, M.N., P.A. Hutchings and C.J. Glasby (1984). Ceratonereis lizardensis n. sp. (Polychaeta: Nereididae) and Malacoceros indicus (Spionidae) from a mangrove habitat at Lizard Island, North Queensland. Proceedings of the First International Polychaete conference, Sydney, P.A. Hutchings (ed.), pp. 91 - 97. The Linnean Society of New South Wales: Sydney.

Braley, R.D. (1984). Reproduction in the giant clams Tridacna gigas and T. derasa in situ on the north-central Great Barrier Reef, Australia, and Papua New Guinea. Coral Reefs, 3: 221-227.

Buckely, R.C. and H. Harries (1984). Self-sown wild type coconuts from Australia. Biotropica, 16(2): 148-151.

Erseus, C. (1984). Taxonomy and phylogeny of the gutless Phallodrilinae (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae), with descriptions of one new genus and twenty two new species. Zoologica Scripta, 13(4): 239-272.

Fautin, D.G. (1984). Competition by anemonefishes for a preferred host actinian. American Zoologist, 24(3): 543.

Harrison, K. and D.M. Holdich (1984). Hemibranchiate sphaeromatids (Crustacea: Isopoda) from Queensland, Australia, with a world-wide review of the genera discussed. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 81: 275-387.

Hutchings, P.A. (1984). A preliminary report on the spatial and temporal patterns of polychaete recruitment on the Great Barrier Reef. Proceedings of the First International Polychaete Conference Sydney, pp 227-237.

Imajima, M. and H.A. Ten Hove (1984). Serpulinae (Annelida, Polychaeta) from the Truk Islands, Ponape and Majuro Atoll, with some other new Indo-Pacific records. Proceedings of the Japanese Society of Systematic Zoology, 27: 1-66.

Jones, A.R. (1984). Sedimentary relationships and community structure of benthic crustacean assemblages of reef associated sediments at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef. Coral Reefs, 3: 101-111.

Jones, A.R. and C. Watson-Russell (1984). A multiple coring system for use with scuba. Hydrobiologia, 109: 211-214.

Kleeman, K.H. (1984). Lithophaga (Bivalvia) from dead coral from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Journal of Molluscan Studies, 50: 192-230.

Kleeman, K.H. (1984). Lebensspuren of Upogebia operculata (Crustacea, Decapoda) in Caribbean stone corals (Madreporaria, Anthozoa). Beitrage zur Palaontologie von Osterreich, 11: 35-57.

La Haye, C.A. and N.D. Holland (1984). Electron microscopic studies of the digestive tract and absorption from the gut lumen of a feather star, Oligometra serripinna (Echinodermata). Zoomorphology, 104: 252-259.

La Haye, C.A., N.D. Holland and N. McLean (1984). Electron microscope study of Haplosporidium comatulae n. sp. (Phylum Ascetospora: Class Stellatosporea), a haplosporidian endoparasite of an Australian crinoid, Oligometra serripinna (Phylum Echinodermata). Protistologica, 20(4): 507-515.

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Leis, J.M. and B. Goldman (1984). A preliminary distributional study of fish larvae near a ribbon coral reef in the Great Barrier Reef. Coral Reefs, 2: 197-203.

Leis, J.M. and W.J. Richards (1984). Acanthuroidei: development and relationships. Ontogeny and Systematics of Fishes, Ahlstrom Symposium, La Jolla, California, pp. 547-551.

Meyer, D.L., C.A. La Haye, N.D. Holland, A.C. Arneson and J.R. Strickler (1984). Time-lapse cinematography of feather stars (Echinodermata: Crinoidea) on the Great Barrier Reef, Australia: demonstrations of posture changes, locomotion, spawning and possible predation by fish. Marine Biology, 78: 179-184.

Moyer, J.T. (1984). Reproductive behavior and social organization of the pomacanthid fish Genicanthus Lamarck at Mactan Island, Philippines. American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 1984(1): 194-200.

Olson, R.R. (1984). The life history and larval ecology of the ascidian-algal symbiosis Didemnum molle. PhD thesis, Harvard University, USA.

Richards, W.J. and J.M. Leis (1984). Labroidei: development and relationships. Ontogeny and Systematics of Fishes, Ahlstrom Symposium, La Jolla, California, pp. 542-547.

Schmitt, P.D. (1984). Marking growth increments in otoliths of larval and juvenile fish by immersion in tetracycline to examine the rate of increment formation. Fishery Bulletin, 82(1): 236-242.

Smith, J.D., J. Bagg and B.M. Bycroft (1984). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the clam Tridacna maxima from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Environ. Sci. Technol., 18(5): 353-358.

Sweatman, H.P.A. (1984). A field study of the predatory behavior and feeding rate of a piscivorous coral reef fish, the lizardfish Synodus englemani. Copeia, 1: 187-194.

Ten Hove, H.A. and M.J. Jansen-Jacobs (1984). A revision of the genus Crucigera (Polychaeta; Serpulidae); a proposed methodical approach to serpulids, with special reference to variation in Serpula and Hydroides. Proceedings of the First International Polychaete Conference, Sydney, pp. 143-180.

Waren, A. (1984). An anatomical description of Eulima bilineata Alder with remarks on and a revision of Pyramidelloides Nevill (Mollusca, Prosobranchia, Eulimidae). Zoologica Scripta, 12(4): 273-294.

Yamaguchi, M. and J.S. Lucas (1984). Natural parthenogenesis, larval and juvenile development, and geographical distribution of the coral reef asteroid Ophidiaster granifer. Marine Biology, 83: 33-42.