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An approach to modeling crustacean egg-bearing fractions as a function of size and season

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Restrepo, VR and Watson, RA, An approach to modeling crustacean egg-bearing fractions as a function of size and season, Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 48, (8) pp. 1431-1436. ISSN 0706-652X (1991) [Refereed Article]

DOI: doi:10.1139/f91-170

Abstract

The basic method consists of relating the proportion of berried females with their size through a three-parameter logistic function where the asymptote may be <1. The approach and its application are illustrated with data for a tropical shrimp, Penaeus esculentus, from N Australia. -from Authors

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:Crustacea; fertility; shrimp; Australia
Research Division:Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Research Group:Fisheries Sciences
Research Field:Fisheries Management
Objective Division:Animal Production and Animal Primary Products
Objective Group:Fisheries - Wild Caught
Objective Field:Wild Caught Fin Fish (excl. Tuna)
Author:Watson, RA (Professor Reginald Watson)
ID Code:84091
Year Published:1991
Web of Science® Times Cited:27
Deposited By:Sustainable Marine Research Collaboration
Deposited On:2013-04-17
Last Modified:2013-04-17
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