Journal article

Salmon lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) development times, body size, and reproductive outputs follow universal models of temperature dependence

Francisca Samsing, Frode Oppedal, Sussie Dalvin, Ingrid Johnsen, Tone Vagseth, Tim Dempster

Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences | CANADIAN SCIENCE PUBLISHING | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Norwegian Seafood Research Fund

Awarded by Research Council of Norway

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was conducted with the assistance of Karen Anita Kvestad, Lise Dyrhovden, and Marita Larsen from the Institute of Marine Research. The project was funded by a Norwegian Seafood Research Fund grant to SD (Temperaturens innflytelse pa lakseluslarver: overlevelse og smittbarhet; grant No. 901073), a Research Council of Norway grant to FO, SD, and TD (Regional lice assessment-towards a model based management system; grant No. 14567), and an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship to TD. All experiments were conducted in accordance with the laws and regulations of the Norwegian Regulation on Animal Experimentation 1996 under the permit No. 7754.