By F. R. Harden Jones (auth.), James D. McCleave, Geoffrey P. Arnold, Julian J. Dodson, William H. Neill (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1461297087

ISBN-13: 9781461297086

ISBN-10: 1461327636

ISBN-13: 9781461327639

The final significant synthesis of our wisdom of fish migration and the underlying delivery and suggestions phenomena, either actual and organic, used to be "Fish Migration" released sixteen years in the past by means of F.R. Harden Jones (1968). That synthesis was once established principally upon what might be gleaned through classical fishery-biology techni.ques, reminiscent of tagging and recapture experiences, advertisement fishing records, and netting and trapping stories. although Harden Jones additionally supplied, with a great deal of concept and hypothesis, a theoretical foundation for learning many of the elements of fish migration and migratory orientation, development during this box has been, with a couple of excepti.ons, piecemeal and extra disjointed than could have been anticipated. hence we welcomed the procedure from the NATO Marine Sciences Programme Panel and the encouragement from F.R. Harden Jones to increase a proprosal for, and eventually to arrange, a NATO complicated learn Institute (ARI) on mechanisms of fish migration. sizeable growth were made with descriptive, analytical and predictive techniques to fish migration because the visual appeal of "Fish ~ligration." either as a result of the growth and the usually conflicting result of examine, we felt that the time was once back correct and the hassle justified to synthesize and to severely examine our wisdom. Our final target was once to spot the profits and shortcomings and to enhance testable hypotheses for the following decade or two.

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4) was, together with other Indian Ocean species, swept into the Atlantic by the Agulhas Current and caught in a water mass detrimental for survival. The 141 specimens of D. volitans were mainly caught in the South Equatorial Current (Fig. 4), suggesting drift from Africa towards the American coast. Possible arrival of the postlarvae there would mean a transport of 2,SOO nautical miles. For this fast and very stable current the time span would be in the order of 100 days. Unfortunately, the normal duration of the planktonic phase of this species is not known.

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