Year 2020, Volume 35 , Issue 3, Pages 69 - 74 2020-03-20

Relationships between Fish Sizes and Otolith Sizes of Whiting (Merlangius merlangus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea

Taner YILDIZ [1]


The objective of this study was to determine the regressions between otolith sizes and shape indices vs. fish length, and weight of whiting, Merlangius merlangus (Linnaeus, 1758), from the Black Sea. Samples were collected randomly from commercial bottom trawlers between November 2017 and January 2018 in the western Black Sea. No differences were found in otolith size and indices by means of otolith position while a distinct difference by sexes was detected. Strong relations with high descriptive coefficients were found between otolith sizes and weight and fish length and weight. However, the regression relationships between otolith shape indices and fish length and weight were defined as very weak. As a conclusion, it can be emphasized that the otolith sizes and weight of whiting can be used for the determination of the size and weight of the fish.
Otolith dimensions, fish size, whiting, Black Sea
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Primary Language en
Subjects Science
Journal Section Research Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0003-3140-5118
Author: Taner YILDIZ (Primary Author)
Institution: İstanbul University, Faculty of Aquatic Sciences, Istanbul, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Supporting Institution Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit of Istanbul University
Project Number FAB-2017-24719
Thanks The author thank Dr. Uğur Uzer from Istanbul University for assisting the laboratory part of the study
Dates

Application Date : December 27, 2019
Acceptance Date : March 12, 2020
Publication Date : March 20, 2020

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APA Yıldız, T . (2020). Relationships between Fish Sizes and Otolith Sizes of Whiting (Merlangius merlangus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea . Aquatic Sciences and Engineering , 35 (3) , 69-74 . DOI: 10.26650/ASE2020665838
MLA Yıldız, T . "Relationships between Fish Sizes and Otolith Sizes of Whiting (Merlangius merlangus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea" . Aquatic Sciences and Engineering 35 (2020 ): 69-74 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/ase/issue/53238/665838>
Chicago Yıldız, T . "Relationships between Fish Sizes and Otolith Sizes of Whiting (Merlangius merlangus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea". Aquatic Sciences and Engineering 35 (2020 ): 69-74
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ISNAD Yıldız, Taner . "Relationships between Fish Sizes and Otolith Sizes of Whiting (Merlangius merlangus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea". Aquatic Sciences and Engineering 35 / 3 (March 2020): 69-74 . https://doi.org/10.26650/ASE2020665838
AMA Yıldız T . Relationships between Fish Sizes and Otolith Sizes of Whiting (Merlangius merlangus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea. Aqua Sci Eng. 2020; 35(3): 69-74.
Vancouver Yıldız T . Relationships between Fish Sizes and Otolith Sizes of Whiting (Merlangius merlangus Linnaeus, 1758) from the Western Black Sea. Aquatic Sciences and Engineering. 2020; 35(3): 69-74.