A quarterly publication, Ciencias Marinas is an international, peer-reviewed journal that contains original research findings in all areas of marine science. All papers are published in English and Spanish.  

Vol. 46 No. 3 (2020)

Cover picture: Acanthophora spicifera overgrowing among Pocillopora and Porites coral colonies off Point Roca el Caimancito, La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Schnoller et al. this issue).


Published: 2020-09-30

A simple method for the genetic identification of commercially important species in the Opisthonema genus Gill, 1861 in the southern Gulf of California

Carlos Iván Pérez-Quiñonez, Casimiro Quiñonez-Velázquez, Francisco Javier García-Rodríguez


Effects of frequency and feeding time on growth, food utilization, somatic indexes and survival of juvenile white snook Centropomus viridis

María Isabel Abdo-de la Parra, Luz Estela Rodríguez-Ibarra; Leonardo Ibarra-Castro; Juan Manuel Martínez-Brown, Gabriela Velasco-Blanco


Chemical characterization of the soluble polysaccharides of the red alga Acanthophora spicifera from La Paz Bay, Baja California Sur, México

Valérie Chantal Gabrielle Schnoller, Gustavo Hernández-Carmona, Enrique Hernández-Garibay, Juan Manuel López-Vivas, Mauricio Muñoz-Ochoa


Expansion of the geographical distribution of the Caribbean reef octopus (Octopus briareus) to the Gulf of Mexico

Marco Antonio Ponce-Márquez, Miguel Ángel Gamboa-Álvarez, Julio Enrique De la Rosa-Castillo, Jorge A López-Rocha, Carlos Rosas


Shell dimension-weight relationships in the blood cockle Larkinia grandis (Bivalvia: Arcidae) on the southeastern coast of the Gulf of California

Maria Isabel Sotelo-Gonzalez, Carlos Humberto Sepúlveda, Rebeca Sánchez-Cárdenas, Luis Antonio Salcido-Guevara, Manuel García-Ulloa, Andrés Martín Góngora-Gómez, Juan Antonio Hernández-Sepúlveda


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Online ISSN: 2395-9053

Print ISSN: 0185-3880

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