Estuarine geomorphology and low salinity requirement for fertilisation influence spawning site location in the diadromous fish, Galaxias maculatus
Andy Hicks, Nicole C Barbee, Stephen E Swearer, Barbara J Downes
Marine and Freshwater Research | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2010
We thank John Morrongiello and Dave Semmens for assistance with fieldwork and constructive comments on the manuscript. We also thank Scott Hardie, Prof. Andrew Boulton, and an anonymous referee for helpful and constructive reviews. This research was conducted under University of Melbourne Animal Ethics Committee approval #03188 and DPI Fisheries Permit #RP700. Funding was provided by a grant from the Australian Research Council to S. E. S. and B.J.D., and by the Department of Zoology at the University of Melbourne.