Adaptive response of Peruvian Hake to overfishing

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Mendo, C.W.; Carrasco, R.G.;
(2000)
  • Journal: Naga,volume 23,issue 1,pages24-28
  • Subject: Gadoid fisheries, Biotic pressure, Population characteristics, Peru, Merluccius gayi peruanus | Fisheries
    • jel: jel:Q00
    mesheuropmc: skin and connective tissue diseases | sense organs

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 adaptati... View more
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