Effects of a dispersal barrier on freshwater migration of the
vimba bream (Vimba vimba).
During everyday work in Wildlife Estonia we experience really interesting aspects about fish biology. Now we can share a part of it with you thanks to freshly published article about vimba bream. This species can show the masterclass of migration complexity because its special features: semi-anadromous species with portional and only litophilous spawning. Please find freely accessible link, full article name and pictures of studied species/river below:
Tambets M., Kärgenberg E., Thorstad E.B., Sandlund O.T., Økland F. & Thalfeldt M.
Effects of a dispersal barrier on freshwater migration of the vimba bream (Vimba vimba). Boreal Environment Research 2018. Volume 23, pages 339–353.
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