An investigation on the growth criterias of Leuciscus cephalus in Çildir Lake-Ardahan Çildir gölü (Ardahan)'ndeki Leuciscus cephalus'un büyüme ölçütleri üzerine i̇ncelemeler

YERLİ S. V., Çalişkan M., CANBOLAT A. F.

Turkish Journal of Zoology, vol.23, pp.271-278, 1999 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Journal Name: Turkish Journal of Zoology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.271-278
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No


A total of 506 Leuciscus cephalus were caught in the Çildir Lake-Ardahan from May to December 1991. The age composition of L.cephalus specimens were between II-VI years and III years olds dominated with a rate of 67.26%. In the stock the percentages were calculated as 73.00% for males and 27.00% for females. According to age groups II-VI, to average forklengths were 140.72 mm; 179.39 mm; 253.03 mm; 322.85 mm and 354.00 mm; average weights were 47.49g; 83.68g; 234.18g; 498.69 g and 596.25 g Determined minimum and maximum forklengths were 112 and 390 mm; weights were 30 and 720 g.