Life-History Traits of the Bluenose Shiner , Pteronotropis welaka ( Cypriniformes : Cyprinidae )

Life-history aspects and behavioral ecology of the bluenose shiner (Pteronotropis welakn) were investigated from May 1993 to June 1994 in a small tributary of the lower Pearl River in Marion County, Mississippi. Samples were taken monthly or biweekly to provide information about preferred habitat, reproductive biology, and demography. Observations were made… CONTINUE READING