Life history of white stumpnose Rhabdosargus globiceps (Pisces: Sparidae) off South Africa

  title={Life history of white stumpnose Rhabdosargus globiceps (Pisces: Sparidae) off South Africa},
  author={Marc H. Griffiths and C. G. Wilke and Andrew J. Penney and Y. C. Melo},
  journal={South African Journal of Marine Science},
  pages={281 - 300}
Fishery-dependent and fishery-independent distribution analyses together reveal four discrete areas of white stumpnose Rhabdosargus globiceps abundance between Port Nolloth and the Kei River off the Cape Province of South Africa: the Western Cape (Saldanha Bay), the South-Western Cape, the Southern Cape and the South-Eastern Cape. On the basis of migratory patterns determined from tagging and catch data, and on differences in growth rate and size-at-maturity, it is concluded that these areas of… 

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