Large-scale variation in life history traits of the widespread diadromous fish, Galaxias maculatus, reflects geographic differences in local environmental conditions
Nicole C Barbee, Robin Hale, John Morrongiello, Andy Hicks, David Semmens, Barbara J Downes, Stephen E Swearer
Marine and Freshwater Research | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2011
We thank three anonymous reviewers and Prof. Andrew Boulton for constructive comments that greatly improved this manuscript. This research was supported by funding from the Australian Research Council, the Australian Government's Natural Heritage Trust, Melbourne Water, Australian Geographic, the Department of Zoology and the Department of Resource Management and Geography at the University of Melbourne, and the Holsworth Wildlife Fund. This research was conducted under University of Melbourne Animal Ethics Committee approval #03188 and DPI Fisheries Permit #RP700.