bascule de visibilité Search & Display Options

Tout Sélectionner    Désélectionner
 |   | 
  Enregistrement Liens
Auteur (up) Dortel, E.; Pecquerie, L.; Chassot, E. doi  openurl
  Titre A Dynamic Energy Budget simulation approach to investigate the eco-physiological factors behind the two-stanza growth of yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) Type Article scientifique
  Année 2020 Publication Revue Abrégée Ecol. Model.  
  Volume 437 Numéro Pages 109297  
  Mots-Clés Behavioral changes; bioenergetics; bluefin tuna; Body-size scaling; DEB theory; fisheries; indian-ocean; management; Ontogeny; populations; rates; stable-isotopes; temperature; tropical tuna  
  Résumé The growth of yellowfin tuna has been the subject of considerable research efforts since the early 1960s. Most studies support a complex two-stanza growth pattern with a sharp acceleration departing from the von Bertalanffy growth curve used for most fish populations. This growth pattern has been assumed to result from a combination of physiological, ecological and behavioral factors but the role and contribution of each of them have not been addressed yet. We developed a bioenergetic model for yellowfin tuna in the context of Dynamic Energy Budget theory to mechanistically represent the processes governing yellowfin tuna growth. Most parameters of the model were inferred from Pacific bluefin tuna using body-size scaling relationships while some essential parameters were estimated from biological data sets collected in the Indian Ocean. The model proved particularly suitable for reproducing the data collected during the Pacific yellowfin tuna farming experience conducted by the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission at the Achotines Laboratory in Panama. In addition, model predictions appeared in agreement with knowledge of the biology and ecology of wild yellowfin tuna. We used our model to explore through simulations two major assumptions that might explain the existence of growth stanzas observed in wild yellowfin tuna: (i) a lower food supply during juvenile stage in relation with high infra- and inter-species competition and (ii) ontogenetic changes in food diet. Our results show that both assumptions are plausible although none of them is self-sufficient to explain the intensity of growth acceleration observed in wild Indian Ocean yellowfin tuna, suggesting that the two factors may act in concert. Our study shows that the yellowfin growth pattern is likely due to behavioral changes triggered by the acquisition of physiological abilities and anatomical traits through ontogeny that result in a major change in intensity of schooling and in a shift in the biotic habitat and trophic ecology of this commercially important tuna species.  
  Auteur institutionnel Thèse  
  Editeur Lieu de Publication Éditeur  
  Langue English Langue du Résumé Titre Original  
  Éditeur de collection Titre de collection Titre de collection Abrégé  
  Volume de collection Numéro de collection Edition  
  ISSN 0304-3800 ISBN Médium  
  Région Expédition Conférence  
  Notes WOS:000579484600005 Approuvé pas de  
  Numéro d'Appel MARBEC @ isabelle.vidal-ayouba @ collection 2891  
Lien permanent pour cet enregistrement
Tout Sélectionner    Désélectionner
 |   | 

Save Citations:
Export Records: