Original Articles

Growth of Cape horse mackerel Trachurus trachurus capensis off South Africa

Published in: South African Journal of Marine Science
Volume 10, issue 1, 1991 , pages: 29–35
DOI: 10.2989/02577619109504616


Recent studies have provided evidence that the Cape horse mackerel Trachurus trachwus capensis in South African waters is a unit stock. Therefore, an age and growth study of the entire stock throughout its distributional range was undertaken in 1988/89. Growth is described by the equation

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