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Reference list

Journal manuscript

Smith, A. H. (1997). Studies on South American puffer fishes. Mar. Biol. 36: 44–69.

Smith, A. H., Yamada, K., Togashi, Y. (2007). Oceanic biodiversity. Sci. Res. 2: 553–557.

Book chapter

Musyl, M. K., Smith, P. J., Abe, T. (2001). Ability of archival tags to provide estimates of geographical position based on light intensity. In: H. Smith, D. Bauer, J. Hope (Eds.) Electronic Tagging and Tracking in Marine Fisheries. Kluwer Academic Publisher, Netherlands, p. 343–367.


Smith, A. H. (1966). Marine Ecology. Academic Press, New York.



Kruskal-Wallis test, t-test, U-test, p < 0.01jB


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