Scaleprinting: individual identification based on scale patterns
Authors: Morgado-Santos, M.; Matos, I.; Vicente, L.; Collares-Pereira, M. J.
Source: Journal of Fish Biology, Volume 76, Number 5, April 2010 , pp. 1228-1232(5)
Abstract:A non-intrusive method for individual identification of Iberian cyprinid complex Squalius alburnoides is presented, with possible application to other fish complexes and species. The proposed methodology is based on scale patterns that vary greatly between individuals.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Universidade de Lisboa, Faculdade de Ciências, Centro de Biologia Ambiental, Campo Grande C2 – Piso 3, 1749-016 Lisboa, Portugal
Publication date: April 1, 2010