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Bellwood, D.R. and J.H. Choat (1989). A description of the juvenile phase colour patterns of 24 parrotfish species (Family Scaridae) from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Records of the Australian Museum, 41: 1-41.

Ben-Eliahu, M.N. & H. Ten Hove (1989). Redescription of Rhodopsis pusilla Bush, a little known but widely distributed species of Serpulidae (Polychaeta). Zoologica Scripta, 18: 381-395.

Clements, K.D., D.C. Sutton and J.H. Choat (1989). Occurrence and characteristics of unusual protistan symbionts from surgeonfishes (Acanthuridae) of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Marine Biology, 102: 403-412.

Fork, D.C. and A.W.D. Larkum (1989). Light harvesting in the green alga Ostreobium sp., a coral symbiont adapted to extreme shade. Marine Biology, 103: 381-385.

Goggin, C.L., K.B. Sewell and R.J.G. Lester (1989). Cross-infection experiments with Australian Perkinsus species. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 7: 55-59.

Grygier, M.J. (1989). Three new species of Myzostoma (Myzostomida). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 102(3): 793-804.

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Hoegh-Guldberg, O. & G.J. Smith (1989). The effect of sudden changes in temperature, light and salinity on the population density and export of zooxanthellae from the reef corals Stylophora pistillata Esper and Seriatopora hystrix Dana. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 129: 279-303.

Hoegh-Gulgberg, O. & G.J. Smith (1989). Influence of the population density of zooxanthellae and supply of ammonium on the biomass and metabolic charactersitics of the reef corals Seriatopora hystrix and Stylophora pistillata. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 57: 173-186.

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Leis, J.M. and T. Trnski (1989). The larvae of Indo Pacific shore fishes. University of NSW Press, Sydney.

Leis, J.M., B. Goldman and S.E. Reader (1989). Epibenthic fish larvae in the Great Barrier Reef Lagoon near Lizard Island, Australia. Japanese Journal of Ichthyology, 35(4): 428-433.

Smith, G.C. (1989). The feeding and breeding relationships of black-naped (Sterna sumatrana Raffles) and crested (Sterna bergii Lichenstein) terns in a tropical reef environment. PhD thesis, Griffith University, Brisbane.

Smith, G.C. and P. Ogilvy (1989). Rocky Islets, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland. Corella, 13(4): 107-109.

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Vail, L.L. (1989). Arm growth and regeneration in Oligometra serripinna (Carpenter) (Echinodermata: Crinoidea) at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 130: 189-204.