Lee's phenomenon


Lee's phenomenon
the common finding that in older fish populations, forms with more narrow annual scale rings or more narrow growth zones (reflecting a slower growth rate in the first year) are more frequent than in younger populations

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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