Feeding Regime of Whiting (Gadus merlangus euxinus Nordmann, 1840) In Turkish Middle Black Sea Coast

Samsun S., Erdem Y., KALAYCI F.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES, vol.11, no.4, pp.515-522, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


In this study, stomach contents of 716 whiting were examined caught from the Turkey Middle Black Sea Coast between December 2001 and April 2003. The analyses of feeding regime of whiting were made according to the seasons and age groups. The Frequency of Occurrence, The Numerical Occurrence Windell and Bowen (1978) and Geometric Index of Importance (GII) Assis (1996) methods were used.