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Author International Symposium on Abalone Biology, Fisheries, and Culture (1st : 1989 : La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico)

Title Abalone of the world : biology, fisheries and culture proceedings of the 1st International Symposium on Abalone / edited by S.A. Shepherd, Mia J. Tegner, S.A. Guzman del Proo
Published Oxford ; Carlton, Vic. : Fishing NewsBooks, 1992


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  639.4832 Int/Aot 1989  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 608 pages 1 unnumbered page of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Contents Pt.1. Evolution, distribution and genetics -- 1. Evolution, distribution and systematics of haliotidae -- 2. Genetic relationships within genus Haliotis -- 3. Population genetics, gene flow, and stock structure in Haliotis rubra and Haliotis laevigata -- 4. Water movement and the ecology and evaluation of the haliotidae -- Pt.2. Physiology and reproduction -- 5. Review of endocrine regulation of reproduction in abalone Haliotis spp. -- 6. Abalone egg vitelline layers and hybrid gamete interactions -- 7. The effects of gas supersaturation on the behaviour, growth and mortality of red abalone, Haliotis rufescens (Swainson) -- 8. Fecundity and optimal sperm density for fertilisation on the ormer (Haliotis tuberuculata L.) -- Pt.3. Larval ecology and settlement --9. Implications of dissolved organic material in seawater for the energetics of abalone larvae Haliotis rufescens: a review -- 10. Molecular mechanisms controlling metamorphosis and recruitment in abalone larvae -- 11. Early life history of abalone: a review -- Pt.4. Feeding and growth -- 12. The determinants and measurement of abalone growth -- 13. Food preferences of three Australian abalone species with a review of the algal food of abalone -- 14. Algal feeding stimulants for abalone -- 15. Feeding attraction activity of fragrant and pungent spice extracts in black abalone, Haliotis discus. Pt.5. Diseases -- 16. Investigations into a mortality among populations of the California black abalone, Haliotis cracherodii, on the central coast of California, USA -- 17. Mass mortality and withering syndrome in black abalone, Haliotis cracherodii, in California -- 18. Aspects of the biology of the black abalone (Haliotis cracherodii) near Diablo Canyon, central California -- 19. Abalone population declines and fishery management in southern California -- Pt.6. Fishery biology -- 20. A review of models used for stock assessment in abalone fisheries -- 21. Mortality in abalone: its estimation, variability and causes -- 22. Using a spatial model to explore the dynamics of an exploited stock of the abalone -- 23. An evaluation of egg-per-recruit analysis as a means of assessing size limits for blacklip abalone (Haliotis rubra) in Tasmania -- Pt.7. Case studies of abalone fisheries -- 24. A review of the biology of abalone and its fishery in Mexico -- 25. Alternatives cientificas para la recuperacion de los recursos abuloneros de la Baja California, Mexico: administration, biologico-pesquera y acuacultura (Scientific alternative for the recovery of abalone resources of Baja California, Mexico) -- 26. The California red abalone fishery: a case study in complexity -- 27. Case histories for three species of California abalone, Haliotis corrugata, H. fulgens and H. cracherodii -- 28. Fisheries management and biology of northern abalone, Haliotis kamtschatkana, in the northeast Pacific -- 29. Australian abalone fisheries and their management -- 30. The paua (abalone) fishery of New Zealand -- 31. The abalone fishery of South Africa -- 32. The Sultane of Oman abalone fishery -- 33. The ormer (Haliotis tuberculata) fishery of France and the Channel Islands -- Pt.8. Stock enhancement: introductions -- 34. Brood-stock transplants as an approach to abalone stock enhancement -- 35. The enhancement of paua (Haliotis iris Martyn) populations in New Zealand -- 36. The introduction of abalone into Chile -- Pt.9. Culture -- 37.Review of genetics and stock management of the Pacific abalone -- 38. Review of the nutritional requirements of abalone (Haliotis spp.) and development of more efficient artificial diets -- 39. A study of polyspermy in abalone -- 40. Growth models and food conservation of cultured juvenile red abalone (Haliotis rufescents) -- 41. Development and present status of abalone culture in Mexico -- 42. Research in Mexico on the critical stage of abalone (Haliotis spp.) seed production -- 44. Abalone aquaculture: a North America regional review -- 45. The New Zealand culture system for abalone -- 46. A review of abalone culture in China
Analysis Gastropods
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Notes In English and Spanish
Subject Abalone culture -- Congresses.
Abalone fisheries -- Congresses.
Abalones -- Congresses.
Abalone culture -- Congresses.
Abalone culture.
Abalone fisheries -- Congresses.
Abalone fisheries.
Abalones -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Guzmán del Próo, S. A. (Sergio A.)
Shepherd, S. A.
Tegner, Mia J.
ISBN 0852381816