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Author Secor, David Hallock
Title Migration Ecology of Marine Fishes
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015
©2015
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Note Cover -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1 Introduction: The Hidden Lives of Marine Fish -- Classifying Migration -- What Causes Fish to Migrate? -- Book Organization: Migration Propensities -- Chapter 2 Bird and Fish Migration: Movement Ecology as a Comparative Framework -- Movement in Fluids -- Analysis of Movements and Migration -- Rules of Aggregation -- Schooling and Flocking -- Navigation Capacities -- Summary -- Segue -- Chapter 3 Mating Systems and Larval Dispersal -- Mating Systems -- Embryo and Larval Dispersal -- Alignment of Larval Dispersal with Mating Systems -- Selective Harvest during Spawning Migrations -- Summary -- Segue -- Chapter 4 Complex Life Cycles and Marine Food Webs: Migrating through Size Spectra -- Marine Food Webs: Big Things Eating Little Things -- Migrating among Size Spectra: Complex Life Cycles -- Marine Ecosystem Patchiness, Transience, and Periodicity -- Life Cycle Schedules -- Schooling through Food Webs -- The Storage Effect -- Summary -- Segue -- Chapter 5 Population Structure: Closed and Open Life Cycles -- Finding Their Way back Home -- Life Cycle Closure -- Open Life Cycles -- Metapopulation Theory -- Taking Stock of Population Thinking -- Summary -- Segue -- Chapter 6 Propagating Propensities: Partial Migration -- Conditional Migrations -- Partial Migration Writ Narrow: Genetic Controls -- Evolution of Partial Migration and Ecological Speciation -- Partial Migration Writ Large -- Summary -- Segue -- Recapitulation: Scaling Collective Movements from Fertilization to Speciation -- Chapter 7 Resilience: Contingents for Contingencies -- Resilience Theory -- Resilience to Fishing and Climate Change: Uncharted Territory -- Collective Agencies and Biodiversity -- Building Resilience into Populations: The Storage and Portfolio Effects -- Summary -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Secor, David Hallock Migration Ecology of Marine Fishes Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press,c2015 9781421416120
Subject Marine fishes - Migration
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