Memoirs of the Hourglass Cruises

The Hourglass Cruises were conducted by the Marine Research Laboratory of the Florida Board of Conservation and represent one of the few major systematic biological sampling programs undertaken on the continental shelf of the Gulf of Mexico.

The Hourglass Cruises were conducted from August 1965 to November 1967.

The following Memoirs of the Hourglass Cruise reports are currently available from the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute.

Rationale and pertinent data
Author:  Joyce, Edwin A., Jr.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.1.1
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Benthic marine algae
Author:  Dawes, Clinton J.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.1.2
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Diatoms
Author:  Saunders, Richard P.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.1.3
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Scyllarid lobsters
Author:  Lyons, William G.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.1.4
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Dinoflagellates
Author:  Steidinger, Karen A.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.2.0
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The rock shrimp, Sicyonia brevirostris Stimpson, 1871 (Decapoda, Penaeidae)
Author:  Cobb, Stephen P.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.3.1
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Stomatopod crustacea
Author:  Camp, David K.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.3.2
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Brachiopods (recent)
Author:  Cooper, G. Arthur
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.3.3
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Stony corals. I. Caryophylliina and Dendrophylliina (Anthozoa: Scleractinia)
Author: Cairns, Stephen D.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.3.4
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Magnippe caputmedusae n. gen., n. sp. (Copepoda: Lamippidae), a highly transformed endoparasite in octocorals of the genus Thesea from the Gulf of Mexico
Author: Stock, J.H.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.3.5 
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Crabs of the family Parthenopidae (Crustacea : Brachyura : Oxyrhyncha) with notes on specimens from the Indian River region of Florida
Author:  Gore, Robert H.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.3.6
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Checklist and local-distribution analyses of fishes from the Hourglass Cruises
Author:  Darovec, John E., Jr.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.4.1
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Flatfishes (pleuronectiformes)
Author:  Topp, Robert W.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.4.2
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Drift bottle analyses of eastern Gulf of Mexico surface circulation
Author:  Williams, Jean
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.4.3
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A new species of linaresia (Copepoda : Lamippidae) endoparasitic in the octocoral placogorgia from the Gulf of Mexico
Author:  Stock, Jan H.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.5.1
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Serpulidicolidae, a new family of copepoda associated with tubicolous polychaetes, with descriptions of a new genus and species from the Gulf of Mexico
Author:  Stock, Jan H.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.5.2
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Echinoids (Echinodermata : Echinoidea)
Author:  Serafy, D. Keith
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.5.3
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Penaeoid and sergestoid shrimps (Crustacea : Decapoda)
Author:  Huff, James A.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.5.4
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Amphipod crustacea [1.] : family Aoridae
Author:  Myers, Alan A.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.5.5
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Isopod crustacea (exclusive of Epicaridea)
Author:  Menzies, Robert J.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.6.1
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Crangonid shrimps (Crustacea : Caridea), with a description of a new species of Pontocaris
Author:  Dardeau, M.R.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.6.2
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Sciaenid fishes (Osteichthyes : Perciformes) of western peninsular Florida
Author:  Darovec, John E., Jr.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.6.3
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Searobins (Pisces: Triglidae)
Author:  Ross, Stephen T.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.6.4
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Holothurians (Echinodermata : Holothuroidea)
Author:  Miller, John E. Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.7.1
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Synalpheus shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Alpheidae). I. The Gambarelloides group, with a description of a new species
Author:  Dardeau, M. R.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.7.2
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A review of the bopyrid isopods infesting caridean shrimps in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean, with special reference to those collected during the Hourglass Cruises in the Gulf of Mexico
Author:  Markham, John C.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.7.3
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Amphipod crustacea [II.] : family Bateidae
Author:  Ortiz, Manuel
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.8.1
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Seabasses (Pisces : Serranidae)
Author:  Bullock, Lewis H.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.8.2
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Shallow-water pycnogonida of the Gulf of Mexico
Author:  Child, C. Allan
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.9.1
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Amphipod crustacea [III.] : family Colomastigidae
Author:  LeCroy, Sara E.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.9.2
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Amphipoda crustacea IV. Families aristiidae, cyphocarididae, endevouridae, lysianassidae, scopelocheiridae, uristidae
Author:  Lowry, James K.
Call Number:  FWRI SPEC COLL : MEMOIRS V.10.1
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