- The *ICLARM Quarterly
23, No. 3 (July - September 2000)
Relationship of Five Serranids from Palawan Island,
Gonzales, H.P. Palla and H. Mishina
The parameters a and b of the length-weight
relationship (LWR) of the form W=aL b
are presented for five species of serranids
belonging to the genus Cephalopolis. The
fish samples used for the study were caught by
hook and line, fish corrals, and spearguns during
August 1995 to December 1998 from the waters around
Palawan Island, Philippines. Information on the
LWR of six fishes from other studies conducted
in Palawan is also provided.
B. J. Gonzales,
H. P. Palla, and H. Mishina are from
the State Polytechnic College of Palawan, Sta.
Monica, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, Philippines.
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