Growth of the fourspine sculpin Cottus kazika in the Gonokawa River, Japan, and effects of water temperature on growth


The fourspine sculpin Cottus kazika is indigenous to Japan and found in Honshu except for the waters facing the Seto Inland Sea, and was also found in southern Shikoku and eastern Kyushu. This species has a catadromous life style and migrates as juveniles from the sea to the middle reaches of rivers to grow. The growth pattern of this fish was investigated… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1444-2906.2005.01028.x

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