11. Fish Foraging and Habitat Choice: A Theoretical Perspective

  1. Paul J.B. Hart1 and
  2. John D. Reynolds2
  1. Gary G. Mittlebach

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693803.ch11

Handbook of Fish Biology and Fisheries, Volume 1: Fish Biology

Handbook of Fish Biology and Fisheries, Volume 1: Fish Biology

How to Cite

Mittlebach, G. G. (2008) Fish Foraging and Habitat Choice: A Theoretical Perspective, in Handbook of Fish Biology and Fisheries, Volume 1: Fish Biology (eds P. J.B. Hart and J. D. Reynolds), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693803.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Biology, University of Leicester

  2. 2

    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 3 OCT 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632054121

Online ISBN: 9780470693803

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Keywords:

  • fish foraging;
  • habitat choice;
  • foraging behaviour;
  • feeding preference;
  • diet selection

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Foraging Behaviour and Diet Choice

  • Foraging Models and Fish Growth

  • Feeding Rate and Group Size

  • Foraging and Habitat Selection

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References