Repopulation and culture of the pacific calico scallops in Bahia Concepcion, Baja California Sur, Mexico

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Félix Pico, Esteban Fernando; Tripp Quezada, Arturo; Castro Ortiz, Jose Luis; Serrano Casillas, Gustavo; González Ramírez, Pedro Gilberto; Villalejo Fuerte, Marcial T.; Palomares García, José Ricardo; García Domínguez, Federico Andrés;
(1997)
  • Publisher: Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN)
  • Subject: Bottom culture, Repopulation, Pacific Calico scallop Argopecten ventricosus(circ, Spat colletion

The Pacific Calico scallop, Argopecten ventricosus (Sowerby), is the most important commercial species in Bahia Concepcion. Catches declined steadily from 1991 to 1993 as a result of overexploitation, forcing the adoption of management measures. The Government has now e... View more