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Inter- and intra-specific competition between Paracentrotus lividus and Arbacia lixula in resource-limited barren areas
Abstract The sea urchins Paracentrotus lividus and Arbacia lixula coexist in the infralittoral zone along the Mediterranean and north-east Atlantic coasts. Through their grazing activity they canExpand
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Preliminary Information on Feeding and Growth of Pompano, Trachinotus Ovatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Pisces; Carangidae) in Captivity
Although the chances of successfully farming Trachinotus ovatus on a commercial scale are limited by the low food conversion rates, this species deserves further applied studies on the basis of theirExpand
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Induced sex reversal of dusky grouper, Epinephelus marginatus (Lowe)
The present paper describes sex reversal in dusky grouper, Epinephelus marginatus (Lowe). Over a 4-month feeding period, 5 mg kg−1 of the male hormone 17-α methyltestosterone was combined with frozenExpand
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Egg and early larval development of laboratory reared dusky grouper, Epinephelus marginatus (Lowe, 1834) (Picies, Serranidae)*
The embryonic and early larval development of the laboratory-reared dusky grouper, Epinephelus marginatus (Lowe, 1834) are described and illustrated. The eggs, with a mean diameter of 846.68 ± 41 µmExpand
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Egg and early larval development of laboratory reared goldblotch grouper, Epinephelus costae (Steindachner, 1878) (Pisces, Serranidae)
The embryonic and early larval development of the laboratory-reared goldblotch grouper, Epinephelus costae (Steindachner, 1878), are described and illustrated. The eggs, with a mean diameter ofExpand
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THE PRESENCE OF THE GREEN SEA TURTLE, CHELONIA MYDAS, IN THE ADRIATIC SEA
We collated and reviewed data on the green turtle in the Adriatic Sea from our own records, museum collections, and published literature. Results show overlap of records and cases ofExpand
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Early development of the hybrid Epinephelus costae ♀×E. marginatus ♂
Abstract Early development of the F1 hybrid between the goldblotch grouper, Epinephelus costae female and dusky grouper, E. marginatus male was compared to that of the maternal species under similarExpand
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Incidence of spinal deformities in natural populations of sandsmelt, Atherina boyeri (Risso, 1810) in the Neretva river estuary, middle Adriatic
Information is presented on the occurrence of spinal deformities in natural populations of sandsmelt, Atherina boyeri in the Neretva River estuary, middle eastern Adriatic. During 1998 and 1999, theExpand
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Comparative gonadogenesis and hormonal induction of spawning of cultured and wild mediterranean amberjack (Seriola dumerili, Risso 1810)
The histological characteristics of wild and cultured Mediterranean amberjack gonads were studied during the first four years of their life cycle. No differences were found in the gonad developmentExpand
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