Plankton Biology and Ecology
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Our society's journal "Plankton Biology and Ecology" has changed name to "Plankton and Benthos Research" in 2006. For details see home page of "Plankton and Benthos Research".

    All full-length papers appearing in both "Plankton and Benthos Research" and "Plankton Biology and Ecology" published by the Plankton Society of Japan are freely available as pdf files through the official homepage of our society and other public web-sites. Since these papers are rigidly protected by copyright, allowable use is limited only to personal or organizational scientific purposes in which their reproduction, distribution, storage, and insertion on a web site are involved. If you utilize a pdf file of any paper from either of these two journals for scientific purposes, you must comply with the following articles.
  1. The copyright belongs to the Plankton Society of Japan.
  2. Clear notification of the source and the copyright holder of the paper.
  3. Utilization only after it is officially published.
    In the case of scientific citation of only parts (figure, table etc.) of a paper appearing in either of these journals, please contact the editor-in-chief of the Plankton Society of Japan for permission.

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