Potamodromesis in the Mwenda River, Lake Kariba

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. A. P. Bowmaker

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0159

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Bowmaker, A. P. (1973) Potamodromesis in the Mwenda River, Lake Kariba, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0159

Author Information

  1. Division of Biological Sciences, University of Rhodesia, Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Clarias gariepinus;
  • Fish migration;
  • Hydrocynus vittatus;
  • Labeo altivelis;
  • Mormyrus longirostris;
  • Mwenda River;
  • Potamodromous species

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Mwenda River

  • Fish Migration

  • Variations in Breeding Behavior