Temperature-related variation in growth rate, size, maturation and life span in a marine herbivorous fish over a latitudinal gradient
Article first published online: 10 DEC 2013
© 2013 The Authors. Journal of Animal Ecology © 2013 British Ecological Society
Journal of Animal Ecology
Volume 83, Issue 4, pages 866–875, July 2014
How to Cite
L. Trip, E. D., Clements, K. D., Raubenheimer, D., Choat, J. H. (2014), Temperature-related variation in growth rate, size, maturation and life span in a marine herbivorous fish over a latitudinal gradient. Journal of Animal Ecology, 83: 866–875. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12183
- Issue published online: 16 JUN 2014
- Article first published online: 10 DEC 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 19 NOV 2013 08:12AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 13 NOV 2013
- Manuscript Received: 16 JAN 2013
- Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden
- University of Auckland International Fees Bursary
- University of Auckland's School of Biological Sciences
- University of Auckland Performance Based Research Fund
- National Research Centre for Growth and Development
Appendix S1. Modelling of growth in fish, and the Smooth-Joining Two-Phase model
Appendix S2. Variation in fishing effort for Odax pullus across sampling locations
Figure S1. Growth trajectories and size-at-age data of Odax pullus (left hand panel) and Notolabrus fucicola (right hand panel) across New Zealand, showing the difference between using a single re-parameterised Von Bertalanffy Growth Function (rVBGF; continuous line) and using the smooth-joining two-phase model (SJ2P; dashed line) to model growth of the study species.
Figure S2. Size-specific fecundity of reproductively active females Odax pullus, showing a similar relationship between ovary weight and body size in the Hauraki Gulf (continuous line) and Stewart Island (dashed line).
Figure S3. Fishing effort for O. pullus at the three sampling locations.
Table S1. Akaike Weights comparing the goodness-of-fit of the smooth-joining two-phase (SJ2P) model and fitting a single reparameterised von Bertalanffy growth function (rVBGF) to the size-at-age data.
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