By Takashi Kitagawa, Shingo Kimura
This ebook makes a speciality of most modern info at the biology and ecology of the 3 bluefin tuna species: the Pacific (Thunnus orientalis), Atlantic (T. thynnus), and southern bluefin tuna (T. maccoyii). within the ebook, the phylogeny and easy ecological info resembling formative years heritage, age and progress, and nutrition conduct are coated. details regarding migratory ecology, and critical organic features reminiscent of metabolism and energetics, swimming functionality, education, visible body structure, and reproductive body structure also are integrated.
Furthermore, new study insights approximately different types of mathematical types for bluefin tuna ecology are brought. all of the chapters are contributed via lively scientists engaged in bluefin tuna study. The reason of this publication is to give a contribution to a greater knowing of the biology and ecology of bluefin tuna, and inspire undergraduate and graduate scholars who learn this e-book to develop into bluefin tuna scientists who can give a contribution to extra knowing of the biology and ecology of bluefin tuna.