Deep Demersal Fish Assemblage Structure in the Porcupine Seabight (Eastern North Atlantic): Slope Sampling By Three Different Trawls Compared

  title={Deep Demersal Fish Assemblage Structure in the Porcupine Seabight (Eastern North Atlantic): Slope Sampling By Three Different Trawls Compared},
  author={N. Merrett and J. Gordon and M. Stehmann and R. Haedrich},
  journal={Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom},
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