5. Environmental Factors and Rates of Development and Growth

  1. Paul J.B. Hart1 and
  2. John D. Reynolds2
  1. Malcolm Jobling

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693803.ch5

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

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

How to Cite

Jobling, M. (2002) Environmental Factors and Rates of Development and Growth, 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.ch5

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:

  • environmental factors;
  • gonad maturation;
  • mathematical expressions;
  • incubation time;
  • phenotypic sex

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Terminology of Life-History Stages

  • Development and Growth During Early Life History

  • Growth Models and Equations

  • Age Determination, Back—Calculation and Validation Techniques

  • Length—Weight Relationships, and Indices of Condition and Growth

  • Energy Budget and Bioenergetics: Energy Partitioning and Storage

  • Growth at Different Latitudes: Models of Growth Compensation

  • Estimating food

  • Consumption

  • Conclusions

  • References