Brief Note

Movement patterns of red steenbras Petrus rupestris tagged and released in the Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa


Abstract

Movement patterns of red steenbras Petrus rupestris were obtained from fish tagged and released in the Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa. Of 217 fish tagged, 38 were recaptured. Juveniles (<700 mm FL) were resident, whereas adults (>700 mm FL) migrated in a north-easterly direction towards the Transkei coast.

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