publication . Article . 2000

Adaptive response of Peruvian Hake to overfishing

Mendo, C.W.; Carrasco, R.G.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2000
Abstract
Compensatory mechanisms of the Peruvian hake population (Merluccius gayi peruanus) in response to heavy exploitation and changes in species interaction are discussed. Changes in the rate of cannibalism, diet composition, maximization of fecundity and behavioral adaptation are noted.
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Medical Subject Headings: sense organsskin and connective tissue diseases
free text keywords: Fisheries, Fisheries, Gadoid fisheries, Biotic pressure, Population characteristics, Peru, Merluccius gayi peruanus, Gadoid fisheries, Biotic pressure, Population characteristics, Peru, Merluccius gayi peruanus, jel:Q00
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Fisheries and Aquaculture Management
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