Some Population Parameters of Capoeta copaeta in River ASI (Hatay-Turkey)


Demirci S., Ozdilek S. Y.

JOURNAL OF ANIMAL AND VETERINARY ADVANCES, vol.9, no.3, pp.452-454, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3923/javaa.2010.452.454
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ANIMAL AND VETERINARY ADVANCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.452-454

Abstract

This study was made on the scales of 198 Capoeta capoeta samples caught by electric fishing and fyke net in River Asi between Febmary 2002 and January 2003 to define their growth characters were. Sex ratio was obtained in favour of males. Length-weight relationship was found W = 0.005L3.24 (R2 = 0.95). The von-Bertalanffy growth parameters were L(infinity) = 27.39 cm, K = 0.44(-year) and t(0) = 0.92(-year)