Search for dissertations about: "Mvoxocephalus quadricornis"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Mvoxocephalus quadricornis.

  1. 1. Variation in age and size at maturation in two benthic crustaceans in the Gulf of Bothnia

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kjell Leonardsson; Umeå universitet.; [1990]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Age at maturation; alternative prey; Bergmanris rule; cannibalism; growth; life-history theory; mortality; Mvoxocephalus quadricornis; poikilotherm; Pontoporeia affinis; population dynamics; risk- taking behaviour; Saduria entomon; size at maturation; temperature;

    Abstract : The thesis deals with variation in age and size at maturation in Saduria entomon and Pontoporeia affinis along a depth gradient in the Gulf of Bothnia, Sweden. I have analysed at what sizes and ages animals should mature in relation to growth and mortality conditions. READ MORE