10. Lepeophtheirus salmonis on Salmonids in the Northeast Pacific Ocean

  1. Simon Jones and
  2. Richard Beamish
  1. Simon R. M. Jones and
  2. Richard J. Beamish

Published Online: 18 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470961568.ch10

Salmon Lice: An Integrated Approach to Understanding Parasite Abundance and Distribution

Salmon Lice: An Integrated Approach to Understanding Parasite Abundance and Distribution

How to Cite

Jones, S. R. M. and Beamish, R. J. (2011) Lepeophtheirus salmonis on Salmonids in the Northeast Pacific Ocean, in Salmon Lice: An Integrated Approach to Understanding Parasite Abundance and Distribution (eds S. Jones and R. Beamish), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470961568.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Pacific Biological Station, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

Author Information

  1. Pacific Biological Station, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813813622

Online ISBN: 9780470961568

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Keywords:

  • Lepeophtheirus salmonis on salmonids - in northeast Pacific Ocean;
  • salmon louse (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) infections - population level studies;
  • population biology of pink salmon – abundance, of anadromous Pacific salmon;
  • Glendale spawning channels;
  • pink salmon population dynamics, in Broughton - and production from spawning channels;
  • L. salmonis on juvenile salmon in nearshore habitats - and parasite reproduction;
  • interannual variation in timing of pink and chum salmon fry - emergence and outmigration;
  • oceanographic variables, affecting - parasite prevalence and abundance, not very clear;
  • L. salmonis impact on populations of Pacific salmon;
  • man-made interventions - open net-pen aquaculture

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Population Biology of Pink Salmon

  • L. salmonis on Juvenile Salmon in Nearshore Habitats

  • Overwintering Hosts of L. salmonis

  • Occurrence of C. clemensi on Juvenile Pacific Salmon

  • Impacts of L. salmonis on Juvenile Pacific Salmon

  • Impacts of L. salmonis on Populations of Pacific Salmon

  • References