Prey experience of predation influences mortality rates at settlement in a coral reef fish, Pomacentrus amboinensis
Authors: McCormick, M. I.; Holmes, T. H.
Source: Journal of Fish Biology, Volume 68, Number 3, March 2006 , pp. 969-974(6)
Abstract:Previous exposure to predators influenced the survival immediately after settlement in a coral reef damselfish, Pomacentrus amboinensis. Rapid learning of antipredator behaviour may in part have driven the rapid increase in survival in the days following this critical transition.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 2006-03-01