Fisheries Science

, Volume 75, Issue 1, pp 257–259 | Cite as

Discovery of mature freshwater eels in the open ocean

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

Keywords

Anguilla First catch Freshwater eels Matured males Spawning area 

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© 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

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