Strongylocentrotus intermedius

Yukio Agatsuma

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    Strongylocentrotus intermedius is adapted to cold waters. As with other strongylocentrotids, it feeds mainly on kelp. Populations in the eastern Pacific Ocean and Sea of Okhotsk differ from those in the Sea of Japan. Current recruitment is high in the Sea of Okhotsk and is poor in the Sea of Japan and Pacific Ocean. Ecological and genetic studies should be done to investigate the differences between these populations for their conservation, sustainable fishery production, and aquaculture.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationDevelopments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science
    PublisherElsevier B.V.
    Number of pages11
    Publication statusPublished - 2013 Jan 1

    Publication series

    NameDevelopments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science
    ISSN (Print)0167-9309


    • Community ecology
    • Distribution
    • Feeding
    • Growth
    • Habitat
    • Population dynamics
    • Reproduction
    • Settlement
    • Strongylocentrotus intermedius

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
    • Aquatic Science
    • Ecology


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