Adaptive response of Peruvian Hake to overfishing

Mendo, C.W. and Carrasco, R.G. (2000) Adaptive response of Peruvian Hake to overfishing. Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly, 23(1), pp. 24-28.

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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.

Item Type: Article
Title: Adaptive response of Peruvian Hake to overfishing
Personal Creator/Author:
Mendo, C.W.
Carrasco, R.G.
Journal or Publication Title: Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly
Volume: 23
Number: 1
Page Range: pp. 24-28
Date: 2000
ISSN: 0116-290X
Issuing Agency: WorldFish Center
Uncontrolled Keywords: Gadoid fisheries; Biotic pressure; Population characteristics; Peru; Merluccius gayi peruanus
Subjects: Fisheries
Item ID: 9346
Depositing User: Mr William Ko
Date Deposited: 01 Dec 2012 07:04
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2012 07:04

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