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Senckenbergiana maritima

An International Journal of Marine Sciences, published by the Senckenberg Gesellschaft fuer Naturforschung, Frankfurt am Main.

This journal is from 2009 under Marine Biodiversity continued.

Senckenbergiana maritima was an international peer-reviewed journal.

ISSN 0080-889X

Supported by the German Research Foundation
(Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG).  

Back issues are still available.

Articles published in Senckenbergiana maritima are indexed in:

  • Aquaculture and Fisheries Resources
  • Aquatic Biology
  • Aquatic Science and Fisheries Abstracts
  • Biological Abstracts
  • Biosis preview
  • Entomology Abstracts
  • Fish and Fisheries Worldwide
  • Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory
  • Zoological Record   

Aims and scope

Senckenbergiana maritima published papers on all aspects of marine sciences. The main focus, however, was in

  • marine biology
  • palaeontology
  • geochemistry
  • oceanography
  • geology
  • sedimentology.

This journal is from 2009 under Marine Biodiversity continued.


Prof. Dr. Dr. hc Volker Mosbruggeron behalf of the Senckenberg Nature Research Society (SGN)


Dr. Achim Wehrmann

Assistant Editors

Dr. Ingrid Kröncke
Dr. Michael Türkay

Editorial Board

Dr. Uwe Brockmann (Hamburg, Germany)
Dr. Gerhard Cadée (Den Burg, Texel, The Netherlands)
Prof. Dr. Richard A. Davis (Tampa, USA)
Prof. Dr. Priska Schäfer (Kiel, Germany)
Prof. Dr. James Nebelsick (Tübingen, Germany)
Dr. Hermann-Josef Lenhart (Hamburg, Germany)
Dr. Thomas Pohlmann (Hamburg, Germany)
Dr. Thorsten Stoeck. (Kaiserslautern, Germany)
Dr. Eike Rachor (Bremerhaven, Germany)
Dr. Hubert L. Rees (Burnham on Crouch, UK)
Dr. Philip C. Reid (Plymouth, UK)
Prof. Dr. Karsten Reise (List/Sylt, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Hjalmar Thiel (Hamburg, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Klaus-Werner Tietze (Marburg, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Andreas Wetzel (Basel, Switzerland)
Prof. Dr. Martin Zuschin (Wien, Austria)
Dr. Tom Pearson (Oban, UK)

Address of the Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Achim Wehrmann
Senckenberg am Meer Wilhelmshaven
Südstrand 40
26382 Wilhelmshaven
Phone: +49 4421 9475-230
Fax: +49 4421 9475-222

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The recent (and last) issue of Senckenbergiana maritima is vol. 38 (2), published on 30th December 2008. Content of this issue:

Martina Karle & Alexander Bartholomä: Salt marsh sediments as natural resources for dike construction -sediment recycling in clay pits    

Sandra Vöge, Henning Reiss & Ingrid Kröncke: Macrofauna succession in an infilling salt marsh clay pit               

Detlev Metzing & Albrecht Gerlach: Impacts of clay excavation on the local flora of salt marshes                

Wiebke Esser, Sandra Vöge & Klaus-Michael Exo: Day-night activity of intertidal invertebrates and methods to estimate prey accessibility for shorebirds               

Manfred Weisensee, Hillrich Smit-Philipp, Janine Tast, Kristina Nebel & Dennis Marczak: On the Acquisition of Geometric and Semantic Data of the Kachelotplate by means of Airborne and Terrestrial LIDAR

Rolf Niedringhaus & Tammo Lieckweg: First stages of arthropod colonisation of a sand bank island in the German Wadden Sea              

Gregor Scheiffarth & Peter H. Becker: Roosting waterbirds at the Osterems, German Wadden Sea: seasonal and spatial trends studied by aerial and ground surveys

Richard Czeck & Maike Paul: Grey seals – a homecoming species in the Wadden Sea            

Gerd Liebezeit: Marine litter on the Kachelotplate, Lower Saxonian Wadden Sea               

Gerd Liebezeit, Ralf Wöstmann & Steffen Wolters: Allochthonous organic matter as carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus source on a sandbank island (Kachelotplate, Lower Saxonian Wadden Sea, Germany)              

Kirsten Klaassen, Helge Bormann, Thomas Klenke & Gerd Liebezeit: The impact of hydrodynamics and texture on the infiltration of rain and marine waters into sand bank island sediments – Aspects of infiltration and groundwater dynamics              

Gisela Gerdes & Achim Wehrmann: Biofilms in surface sediments of the ephemeral sand bank island Kachelotplate (southern North Sea) 

Achim Wehrmann & Elke Tilch: Sedimentary dynamics of an ephemeral sand bank island (Kachelotplate, German Wadden Sea): An atlas of sedimentary structures