Prey experience of predation influences mortality rates at settlement in a coral reef fish, Pomacentrus amboinensis
McCormick, M.I., and Holmes, T.H. (2006) Prey experience of predation influences mortality rates at settlement in a coral reef fish, Pomacentrus amboinensis. Journal of Fish Biology, 68 (3). pp. 969-974.
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Previous exposure to predators influenced the survival immediately after settlement in a coral reef damselfish, Pomacentrus amboinensis. Rapid learning of antipredator behaviour may in part have driven the rapid increase in survival in the days following this critical transition.
|Item Type:||Article (Refereed Research - C1)|
|Keywords:||antipredator behaviour; coral reef fish; naivety; selective predation; settlement|
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|Deposited On:||27 Nov 2009 14:11|
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