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Winter diet and condition of two 0+ year cyprinid fish species in the lower River Trent, England

Nunn, A. D.; Harvey, J. P.; Cowx, I. G.

Authors

I. G. Cowx I.G.Cowx@hull.ac.uk



Abstract

The winter diets of 0+ year juvenile dace Leuciscus leuciscus and roach Rutilus rutilus in the lower River Trent, England, were dominated by aufwuchs. There were no significant changes in the relative condition of either fish species over the winter. (c) 2008 The Authors Journal compilation (c) 2008 The Fisheries Society of the British Isles.

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date 2008-04
Journal JOURNAL OF FISH BIOLOGY
Print ISSN 0022-1112
Electronic ISSN 1095-8649
Publisher Wiley
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 72
Issue 6
Pages 1529-1533
APA6 Citation Nunn, A. D., Harvey, J. P., & Cowx, I. G. (2008). Winter diet and condition of two 0+ year cyprinid fish species in the lower River Trent, England. Journal of fish biology, 72(6), 1529-1533. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8649.2008.01799.x
DOI https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8649.2008.01799.x
Keywords 0+ fishes; Dietary overlap; Food; Lowland rivers; Overwinter survival; Winter mortality
Publisher URL https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/j.1095-8649.2008.01799.x