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La croissance de la crevette grise (Crangon crangon L.) au large de la côte belge
Schockaert, E. (1968). La croissance de la crevette grise (Crangon crangon L.) au large de la côte belge. Ann. Soc. R. Zool. Bel. 98: 217-231
In: Annales de la Société Royale Zoologique de Belgique = Annalen van de Koninklijke Belgische Vereniging voor Dierkunde. Société Royale Zoologique de Belgique: Bruxelles. ISSN 0771-5528, more
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Keywords
    Growth curves; Growth rate; Temperature effects; Crangon crangon (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]; ANE, Belgium, Belgian Coast [Marine Regions]; Marine

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Abstract
    The carapace length of the shrimp is directly proportional to the total length. At each moulting, a certain number of segments is added to the exopodite of the antennula. The frequency of moulting is a function of the temperature. If the mean monthly temperatures off the Belgian coast are known, this will enable us to draw a growth curve of Crangon crangon.Connecting the modes in the successive population curves gives a growth curve with only relative value, but it nevertheless confirms the one obtained by the preceding method.

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