Some reproductive characteristics of the blotched picarel Spicara maena (Perciformes: Centracanthidae) from Saros Bay, Northern Aegean Sea, Turkey


Cengiz Ö.

REVISTA DE BIOLOGIA MARINA Y OCEANOGRAFIA, cilt.54, ss.174-179, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 54 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.22370/rbmo.2019.54.2.1905
  • Dergi Adı: REVISTA DE BIOLOGIA MARINA Y OCEANOGRAFIA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.174-179

Özet

This study was carried out, monthly, in the Saros Bay (Northern Aegean Sea, Turkey) between January 2015 and December 2015. The gonadosomatic index (GSI) and absolute fecundity (F-a) of the blotched picarel (Spicara maena) were analyzed . The present study contributes to the reproductive biology of S. maena by reporting the first data about the fecundity of the species for the Aegean Sea.