By Pedro Morais, Francoise Daverat
Since the book of The Migrations of Fish by Prof. Alexander Meek in 1916, a couple of books were released in this topic. even if, almost all these books in simple terms conceal one form of migratory mechanisms. This e-book goals to beat this problem by means of proposing a entire insurance of all existence heritage strategies―potadromy, anadromy, catadromy, amphidromy and oceanodromy in a single book.
The first element of this publication reports the heritage of fish migration reviews, the most definitions and ideas comparable with fish migration and the most tendencies and demanding situations of fish migration learn. the second one part describes the most tactics and styles linked to all migratory lifestyles historical past ideas, in addition to the most difficulties linked to their conservation. eventually, the 3rd part presents examples of the most methodologies used to check fish migration.
This e-book used to be conceived with the target to supply undergraduate and graduate scholars and researchers with a finished booklet on which they can rely.
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Salmonid species are definitely the most studied species, namely the Pacific salmons and trouts Oncorhynchus spp. , Oncorhynchus tshawytscha, Oncorhynchus mykiss, Oncorhynchus nerka), the Atlantic salmon Salmo salar and the brown trout Salmo trutta. Other species are also among the main keywords used, as the European eel Anguilla anguilla or the Atlantic cod Gadus morhua. Cyprinidae and Clupeidae are also among the most studied families of migratory fish species (Fig. 2). 2. WordleTM representation of the most commonly cited keywords in fish migration studies between 1980 and 2013, according to Scopus database.
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An introduction to fish migration by Pedro Morais, Francoise Daverat