Euphausiid Predation on Larval Anchovy at Two Contrasting Sites Off California Determined with an Elispot Immunoassay

  • Gail H. Theilacker
Part of the Lecture Notes on Coastal and Estuarine Studies book series (COASTAL, volume 25)


Understanding the processes affecting recruitment is a fundamental objective in fishery research. Starvation and preation are believed to be the major factors influencing survival of young fish (Hunter, 1984), and mortality due to these two factors must be quantified to understand how they control recruitment of young fish to a fish stock.


Early Life History Young Fish Jack Mackerel Offshore Site Larval Anchovy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gail H. Theilacker
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  1. 1.Southwest Fisheries Center La Jolla Laboratory National Marine Fisheries ServiceNOAALa JollaUSA

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