Lunar phase and catch success of the striped marlin (Tetrapturus audax) in sport fishing at Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico.

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The influence of the lunar phases on the catch-per-unit effort (CPUE) of the striped marlin (Tetrapturus audax) captured by the Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico sport-fishing fleet from October 1987 to June 1989 was analyzed. The information is from 3,377 fishing trips by 13 vessels that represent about 10% of the fleet. The analysis of the CPUE… (More)

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@article{PonceDaz2003LunarPA, title={Lunar phase and catch success of the striped marlin (Tetrapturus audax) in sport fishing at Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico.}, author={Germ{\'a}n Ponce-D{\'i}az and Sof{\'i}a Ortega-Garc{\'i}a and Sergio Hern{\'a}ndez-V{\'a}zquez}, journal={Revista de biologia tropical}, year={2003}, volume={51 2}, pages={555-9} }