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Age, Growth and Maximum Size of Antarctic Notothenioid Fish — Revisited

  • Karl-Hermann Kock
  • Inigo Everson

Abstract

The temperature of the Southern Ocean has undergone an overall reduction from about 20 °C to −1.8 °C over the last 55–60 million years. To date, the Southern Ocean is characterized by low temperatures ranging from +3 °C close to the South Polar Frontal Zone to −1.86 °C in the vicinity of the Antarctic continent and a strong seasonality and patchiness of primary productivity.

Keywords

Growth Performance Antarctic Fish Antarctic Continent Antarctic Species Pleuragramma Antarcticum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karl-Hermann Kock
    • 1
  • Inigo Everson
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für SeefischereiBFA für FischereiHamburgGermany
  2. 2.British Antarctic SurveyHigh CrossCambridgeUK

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