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These web pages present an overview of the research activity being conducted at the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research by Howard Browman, Anne Berit Skiftesvik, Caroline Durif, Kim Halvorsen, Reidun Bjelland, David Fields, and our students, Post-Doctoral Associates, Research Associates, and Collaborators. We also provide general information on the early life stages of marine fish and shellfish, and links to other web pages that might be useful to those interested in such matters (under the RESOURCES menu item).

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5 most recent publications

Cleaner fish escape salmon farms and hybridize with local wrasse populations

Faust, E., K.T. Halvorsen, P. Andersen, H. Knutsen, C. André. 2018. Cleaner fish escape salmon farms and hybridize with local wrasse populations. Royal Society Open Science 5: 171752. DOI: 10.1098/rsos.171752
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Harvesting changes mating behavior in European lobster

Sørdalen, T.K., K.T. Halvorsen, H.B. Harrison, C. Ellis, L.A. Vøllestad, H. Knutsen, E. Moland & E. Moland Olsen. 2018. Harvesting changes mating behavior in European lobster. Evolutionary Applications (in press). DOI 10.1111/eva.12611
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Whether European eel leptocephali use the Earth’s magnetic field to guide their migration remains an open question

Durif, C.M.F, S. Bonhommeau, C. Briand, H.I. Browman, M. Castonguay, F. Daverat, W. Dekker, E. Diaz, R. Hanel, M. Miller, A. Moore, C.B. Paris, A.B. Skiftesvik, H. Westerberg & H. Wickström. 2017. Whether European eel leptocephali use the Earth’s magnetic field to guide their migration remains an open question. Current Biology 27: R998-R1000. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.08.045
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Fecundity of the invasive marine gastropod Crepidula fornicata near the current northern extreme of its range.

Pechenik, J.A., C. Diederich, H.I. Browman & A. Jelmert. 2017. Fecundity of the invasive marine gastropod Crepidula fornicata near the current northern extreme of its range. Invertebrate Biology 136: 394-402.
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Behavioural responses of infective-stage copepodids of the salmon louse (Lepeoptheirus salmonis, Copepoda:Caligidae) to host-related sensory cues

Fields, D.M., A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. 2017. Behavioural responses of infective-stage copepodids of the salmon louse (Lepeophtheirus salmonis, Copepoda:Caligidae) to host-related sensory cues. Journal of Fish Diseases 2017;00:1–10. https://doi.org/10.1111/jfd.12690
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Last updated: April 15, 2018