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Data set name

Biology of 'Petromyzon marinus' in Lima Estuary, Portugal (1980-88)

Data holding centreUniversity of Porto, Institute of Zoology (IMAR network)
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom 1980 to 1988
OngoingNo
Geographical area

River Lima Estuary - Portugal

Observations 
Parameters

Fish morphology, age and physiology; Fish abundance in water bodies; Fish taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the bed; Fish and shellfish catch statistics; Fish behaviour

Instruments

Pelagic trawl nets

Description 
Summary

Historical view, professional fishing methods, captures evolution, migratory stock, weight-length relationship, condition factor, sex ratio, fecundity, river movements.

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 identifier15018005
Global identifier2223
Last revised2009-10-30