7. Life Histories of Fish

  1. Paul J.B. Hart1 and
  2. John D. Reynolds2
  1. J.A. Hutchings

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693803.ch7

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

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

How to Cite

Hutchings, J.A. (2002) Life Histories of Fish, 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.ch7

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;
  • life history;
  • maturity;
  • reproductive effort;
  • costs of reproduction

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Influence of Survival and Growth Rate on Age, Size and Reproductive Effort at Maturity

  • Offspring Size and number strategies

  • Alternative Life-History Strategies

  • Effects of Fishing on Life History

  • Conclusions

  • References