Fisheries Science

, Volume 75, Issue 1, pp 257–259

Discovery of mature freshwater eels in the open ocean

  • Seinen Chow
  • Hiroaki Kurogi
  • Noritaka Mochioka
  • Shunji Kaji
  • Makoto Okazaki
  • Katsumi Tsukamoto
Short Paper

DOI: 10.1007/s12562-008-0017-5

Cite this article as:
Chow, S., Kurogi, H., Mochioka, N. et al. Fish Sci (2009) 75: 257. doi:10.1007/s12562-008-0017-5

Keywords

AnguillaFirst catchFreshwater eelsMatured malesSpawning area

Copyright information

© The Japanese Society of Fisheries Science 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Seinen Chow
    • 1
  • Hiroaki Kurogi
    • 1
  • Noritaka Mochioka
    • 2
  • Shunji Kaji
    • 3
  • Makoto Okazaki
    • 4
  • Katsumi Tsukamoto
    • 5
  1. 1.National Research Institute of Fisheries ScienceYokosukaJapan
  2. 2.Faculty of AgricultureKyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan
  3. 3.Minami-izu Station, National Center for Stock EnhancementNational Research Institute of Fisheries ScienceShizuokaJapan
  4. 4.National Research Institute of Fisheries ScienceYokohamaJapan
  5. 5.Ocean Research InstituteUniversity of TokyoTokyoJapan