Yıl 2018, Cilt 3, Sayı 2, Sayfalar 120 - 127 2018-05-17

Length–Weight Relationship and Condition Factor of Red Mullet (Mullus barbatus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea, Turkey

Dilek Türker [1] , Habib Bal [2]

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A total of 1021 specimens of red mullet Mullus barbatus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758 were collected by using bottom trawl between April and December 2013 from Western Black Sea of Turkey. Total fish length ranged from 6.9-14.5 cm and weight ranged from 2.60-31.36 g. The length-weight relationships were determined for males, females and combined sexes as W=0.0055L3.25, W=0.0065L3.17, W=0.0059L3.21 respectively. All fishes have been found to be positive allometric growth (b˃3, P<0.001). The results indicated further that the length-weight relationships were highly correlated (r²>0.93, P<0.001). Fulton’s condition factor (K) was calculated as 0.968±0.16 for females, 0.970±0.14 for males and 0.974±0.12 for all individuals respectively.

Length-weight relationship, Red mullet, Mullus barbatus barbatus, Western Black Sea
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Birincil Dil en
Konular Denizcilik, Sucul Bilimler ve Su Ürünleri
Dergi Bölümü 3
Yazarlar

Yazar: Dilek Türker

Yazar: Habib Bal (Sorumlu Yazar)

Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { nesciences424653, journal = {Natural and Engineering Sciences}, issn = {2458-8989}, eissn = {2458-8989}, address = {Cemal Turan}, year = {2018}, volume = {3}, pages = {120 - 127}, doi = {10.28978/nesciences.424653}, title = {Length–Weight Relationship and Condition Factor of Red Mullet (Mullus barbatus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea, Turkey}, key = {cite}, author = {Bal, Habib and Türker, Dilek} }
APA Türker, D , Bal, H . (2018). Length–Weight Relationship and Condition Factor of Red Mullet (Mullus barbatus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea, Turkey. Natural and Engineering Sciences, 3 (2), 120-127. DOI: 10.28978/nesciences.424653
MLA Türker, D , Bal, H . "Length–Weight Relationship and Condition Factor of Red Mullet (Mullus barbatus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea, Turkey". Natural and Engineering Sciences 3 (2018): 120-127 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/nesciences/issue/37018/424653>
Chicago Türker, D , Bal, H . "Length–Weight Relationship and Condition Factor of Red Mullet (Mullus barbatus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea, Turkey". Natural and Engineering Sciences 3 (2018): 120-127
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ISNAD Türker, Dilek , Bal, Habib . "Length–Weight Relationship and Condition Factor of Red Mullet (Mullus barbatus barbatus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea, Turkey". Natural and Engineering Sciences 3 / 2 (Mayıs 2018): 120-127. http://dx.doi.org/10.28978/nesciences.424653