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New Pacific Records of Juvenile Albacore Thunnus alalunga (Bonnaterre) from Stomach Contents

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Title: New Pacific Records of Juvenile Albacore Thunnus alalunga (Bonnaterre) from Stomach Contents
Authors: Yoshida, Howard O.
Issue Date: Oct 1965
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Citation: Yoshida HO. 1965. New Pacific records of juvenile albacore Thunnus alalunga (Bonnaterre) from stomach contents. Pac Sci 19(4): 442-450.
Abstract: Because the albacore, Thunnus alalunga
(Bonnaterre), is commercially one of the more
valuable species of tuna , a great deal of effort
has been expended in investigating its biology.
Although much has been learned in recent years
about the albacore, its age and growth, movements
and migrations (Otsu, 1960; Clemens,
1961; Otsu and Uchida, 1963), many facets of
the biology of this species still need to be studied.
As part of the Albacore Ecology Program,
staff members of the Bureau of Commercial
Fisheries Biological Laboratory, Honolulu, Hawaii,
have been studying the early life history
of albacore in order to fill the gaps in our
knowledge.
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/7314
ISSN: 0030-8870
Appears in Collections:Pacific Science Volume 19, Number 4, 1965



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