Title Report of the Intersessional meeting on Southern Hemisphere humpback whale assessment methodology
Author Zerbini, A. (chairman)
Source The Journal of Cetacean Research and Management, Vol.11(Suppl. 2), p.521-540. Publisher: International Whaling Commission, Cambridge, United Kingdom. ISSN: 1561- 0713
Publication Date 2010
Notes In English GeoRef Acc. No: 309910
Index Terms Indian Ocean; Southern Ocean; Balaenopteridae; census methods; Cetacea; Chordata; distribution; Eutheria; genetics; Mammalia; Megaptera novaeangliae; population dynamics; report; symposia; Tetrapoda; Theria; Vertebrata
Abstract Discusses methodology needed for assessment of stocks of humpback whales in Southern Ocean south of Africa, with particular reference to mixing of stocks on feeding grounds; and use of genetic data to allocate past catches in high latitudes to sub-stocks breeding in different areas around coast of Africa.
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 91530