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Data set name

Biology of 'Lepidorhombus boscii' from Portuguese coastal waters (1988 - 2009)

Data holding centreUniversity of Porto, Institute of Zoology (IMAR network)
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom 1988 to 2009
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Portuguese coastal waters

Observations 
Parameters

Fish morphology, age and physiology; Fish taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the bed; Fish taxonomy-related counts; Fish behaviour

Instruments

Pelagic trawl nets

Description 
Summary

From samples collected by research vessels and samples obtained in landing harbours, the following data is available: van Bertallanfy growth parameters, length-weight relationship, reproduction time, fecundity parameters, quantitative and qualitative food analysis, data on gill weight related to body weight and intestine length and weight, fishing zones. More detailed information will soon be available.

OriginatorsUniversity of Porto, Institute of Zoology (IMAR network)
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Porto, Institute of Zoology (IMAR network)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactNot supplied (Director, Institute of Zoology)
Address

University of Porto, Institute of Zoology (IMAR network)
Faculdade de Ciências Praça Gomes Teixeira
Porto
Porto
4099-002
Portugal

Telephone+351 223401400
Facsimile+351 223401511
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15018002
Global identifier2220
Last revised2015-09-02