On the seasonal growth, monthly recruitment and monthly biomass of Peruvian anchoveta (Engraulis ringens) from 1961 to 1979

The paper reports on the application to the anchoveta of a newly developed set of methods for the investigaton of exploited fish stocks. the set of methods are incorporated in the ELEFAN (Electronic Length Frequency Analysis) programs developed at ICLARM, which are applied to catch-at-length data from the Northern region of Peru and covering the years 1961-1979.


Pauly, D., Tsukayama, I. (1984)
p. 987-1004. In: Sharp, G.D. ; Csirke, J. (eds.) Proceedings of the expert consultation to examine changes in abundance and species composition of neritic fish resources, San José, Costa Rica, 18-29 April 1983. FAO fishery report 291 vol. 3 1984 [open access]