Phyllosoma larvae of the Cape Verde Islands


Cape Verde
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Ref: 10-020

Status: Completed

Round:
9
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
National Institute for Fisheries Development (INDP)
Start Date:
01-10-01
End Date:
30-06-02
Funding:
£8,800.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Biomes:
Island biodiversity, Marine coastal, Marine, Coastal
Countries:
Cape Verde
Project Summary:
To improve the potential for INDP to conduct research on the Palinuridae. Dispersal during the larval phase and recruitment to the benthic population have not yet been the subject of research in the area but will be needed to contribute to management of the resource in a highly diverse environment.
Project Outputs:
1. Training of a member of staff on INDP in morphology and identification of phyllosomas. 2. A provisional key to phyllosomas from Cape Verde waters to facilitate research at INDP. 3. At least one paper in a refereed journal.


Documents:
Title: 10-020 Applic - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-04-07 12:31:05