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Spiny lobsters : fisheries and culture

Author: Bruce F Phillips; J Kittaka
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; Malden, MA : Fishing News Books, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce F Phillips; J Kittaka
ISBN: 0852382642 9780852382646
OCLC Number: 43648667
Notes: Revised edition of: Spiny lobster management. 1994.
Description: xx, 679 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Preface --
List of Contributors --
Introduction: Ecology and Fishery Biology of Spiny Lobsters --
1. The Status of Australia's Rock Lobster Fisheries --
2. New Zealand's Rock Lobster Fisheries --
3. Fisheries for Spiny Lobsters in the Tropical Indo-West Pacific --
4. The Lobster Fishery in the North-western Hawaiian Islands --
5. The Commercial Fisheries for Jasus and Palinurus Species in the South-east Atlantic and South-west Indian Oceans --
6. The State of the Lobster Fishery in North-east Brazil --
7. The Cuban Spiny Lobster Fishery --
8. The Atlantic Spiny Lobster Resources of Central America --
9. The Spiny Lobster Fisheries in Mexico --
10. Status of the Fishery for Panulirus argus in Florida --
11. The French Fisheries for the European Spiny Lobster Palinurus elephas --
12. The Galapagos Spiny Lobster Fishery --
13. The Spiny Lobster Fishery in Japan and Restocking --
14. Reproductive Biology: Issues for Management --
15. Pucrulus and Juvenile Ecology --
16. Stock Identity of the Red (Jasus edwardsii) and Green (Jasus verreauxi) Rock Lobsters Inferred from Mitochondrial DNA Analysis --
17. Spiny Lobster Catches and the Ocean Environment --
18. Measurement of Catch and Fishing Effort in the Western Rock Lobster Fishery --
19. Predicting the Catch of Spiny Lobster Fisheries --
20. Bioeconomic Modelling of the New Zealand Fishery for Red Rock Lobsters (Jasus edwardsii) --
21. Modelling for Management: The Western Rock Lobster Fishery --
22. The Artificial Shelters (Pesqueros) used for the Spiny Lobster (Panulirus argus) Fisheries in Cuba --
23. The Use of Artificial Shelters (Casitas) in Research and Harvesting of Caribbean Spiny Lobsters in Mexico --
24. Recreational Spiny Lobster Fisheries --
Research and Management --
25. Prospectus for Aquaculture --
26. Maturation --
27. Breeding --
28. Culture of Larval Spiny Lobsters --
29. Water Quality and Microflora in the Culture Water of Phyllosomas --
30. Spiny Lobster Growout --
31. Diseases of Spiny Lobsters --
32. Functional Morphology of the Digestive System --
33. Nutrition and Food --
34. Colour and Taste --
35. Shipping --
36. Export Marketing of Australian and New Zealand Spiny Lobsters --
37. Marketing and Distribution in Japan --
38. Perspectives --
Other Titles: Spiny lobster management.
Responsibility: edited by B.F. Phillips, J. Kittaka.


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