Sardine Sardinops sagax and anchovy Engraulis encrasicolus larvae avoid regions with low dissolved oxygen concentration in the northern Benguela Current system
Source: Journal of Fish Biology, Volume 74, Number 1, January 2009 , pp. 270-277(8)
Abstract:Larvae of sardine Sardinops sagax and anchovy Engraulis encrasicolus in the northern Benguela upwelling system were distributed predominantly in waters with dissolved oxygen concentrations >2·0 ml l−1 and oxygen saturations >75%.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 2009-01-01