Anne Berit Skiftesvik

Principal Research Scientist

Institute of Marine Research
Marine Ecosystem Acoustics Group
Austevoll Research Station
N-5392 Storebø, NORWAY
Tel: +47 91 86 65 26 (mobile)
Email: anne.berit.skiftesvik@imr.no 


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Education

Ph.D. (Aquaculture) 1996, University of Bergen
M.Sc. (Ecological zoology) 1984, University of Bergen

Professional Experience

(most recent only)

2011-        Principal Research Scientist (equivalent to Full Professor), Institute of Marine Research
1980-2010: Senior Research Scientist, Institute of Marine Research
2010-2013: Leader of the local chapter of the Norwegian scientists union

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Areas of expertise and interest

• Foraging and prey search behaviour in invertebrates and lower vertebrates
• Behavioural and ecological aspects of the early life history of fishes
• Biology of ontogenetic sensitive periods
• Development of new marine fish species for commercial production (optimisation of growth environments for early life history stages)
• Control of salmon lice using cleaner fish
• Institutional animal health code regulations
• Animal welfare practices for aquatic organisms

Active projects

2012-2017: Effects of ocean acidification on boreal and Arctic Calanus spp
2017-2020: Refining intensive culture techniques for ballan wrasse
2014-2018: Population dynamics of wrasses along the Norwegian coast
2016-2020: Fine-scale interactions in the plankton

Publications

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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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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Responses of larval zebrafish to low pH immersion assay

Diggles, B.K., R. Arlinghaus, H.I. Browman, S.J. Cooke, I.G. Cowx, A.O. Kasumayan, B. Key, J.D. Rose, W. Sawynok, A. Schwab, A.B. Skiftesvik, E.D. Stevens, C.A. Watson & C.D.L. Wynne. 2017. Responses of larval zebrafish to low pH immersion assay. Comment on Lopez-Luna, J., Q. Al-Jubouri, W. Al-Nuaimy, & L.U. Sneddon. Reduction in activity by noxious chemical stimulation is ameliorated by immersion in analgesic drugs in zebrafish. Journal of Experimental Biology 220: 3191-3194.
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Glass eels (Anguilla anguilla) have a magnetic compass linked to the tidal cycle.

Cresci, A., C.B. Paris, C.M.F. Durif, S. Shema, R. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. 2017. Glass eels (Anguilla anguilla) have a magnetic compass linked to the tidal cycle. Science Advances 3: e1602007, DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1602007.
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Problems with equating thermal preference with “emotional fever” and sentience.

Key, B. R. Arlinghaus, H.I. Browman, S.J. Cooke, I.G. Cowx, B.K. Diggles, J.D. Rose, W. Sawynok, A. Schwab, A.B. Skiftesvik, E.D. Stevens & C.A. Watson. 2017. Problems with equating thermal preference with “emotional fever” and sentience. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 284: 20160681.
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Sex- and size-selective harvesting of corkwing wrasse (Symphodus melops) cleaner fish in salmonid aquaculture.

Halvorsen, K.T., T.K. Sørdalen, L.A. Vøllestad, A.B. Skiftesvik, S.H. Espeland & E.M. Olsen. 2017. Sex- and size-selective harvesting of corkwing wrasse (Symphodus melops) cleaner fish in salmonid aquaculture. ICES Journal of Marine Science 74: 660-669.
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Spectral sensitivity and contrast potentials for four species of cleaner fish.

Loew, E.R., A.B. Skiftesvik, R. Bjelland, H.I. Browman & C. Durif. 2016. Spectral sensitivity and contrast potentials for four species of cleaner fish. Institute of Marine Research Report No. 39-2016. 12 pp.
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End of the century CO2 concentrations do not have a negative effect on vital rates of Calanus finmarchicus, an ecologically critical planktonic species in North Atlantic ecosystems.

Runge J.A., D.M. Fields, C.R.S. Thompson, S.D. Shema, R.M. Bjelland, C.M.F Durif, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. 2016. End of the century CO2 concentrations do not have a negative effect on vital rates of Calanus finmarchicus, an ecologically critical planktonic species in North Atlantic ecosystems. ICES Journal of Marine Science 73(3): 937-950.
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Is the ballan wrasse (Labrus bergylta) two species? Genetic analysis reveals within-species divergence associated with plain and spotted morphotype frequencies.

Quintela, M., E.A. Danielsen, L. Lopez, R. Barreiro, T. Svåsand, H. Knutsen, A.B. Skiftesvik & K.A. Glover. 2016. Is the ballan wrasse (Labrus bergylta) two species? Genetic analysis reveals within-species divergence associated with plain and spotted morphotype frequencies. Integrative Zoology 11: 162-172.
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Male biased sexual size dimorphism in the nest building corkwing wrasse (Symphodus melops): implications for a size regulated fishery.

Halvorsen, K.T., T.K. Sørdalen, C.M.F. Durif, H. Knutsen, E.M. Olsen, A.B. Skiftesvik, T.E. Rustand, R.M. Bjelland & L.A. Vøllestad. 2016. Male biased sexual size dimorphism in the nest building corkwing wrasse (Symphodus melops): implications for a size regulated fishery. ICES Journal of Marine Science 73: 2586-2594.
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Stress is not pain.

Stevens, E.D., R. Arlinghaus, H.I. Browman, S.J. Cooke, I.G. Cowx, B.K. Diggles, B. Key, J.D. Rose, W. Sawynok, A. Schwab, A.B. Skiftesvik, C.A. Watson & C.D.L. Wynne. 2016. Stress is not pain. – A comment on Elwood, R.W. & L. Adams. 2015. Electric shock causes physiological stress responses in shore crabs, consistent with prediction of pain. Biology Letters 11: 20150800. doi:10.1098/rsbl.2015.0800
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The swimming kinematics and foraging behavior of larval Atlantic herring,Clupea harengus L., are resilient to elevatedpCO2.

Maneja, R.H., A.Y. Frommel, H.I. Browman, A.J. Geffen, A. Folkvord, U. Piatkowski, C.M.F. Durif, R. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik & C. Clemmesen. 2015. The swimming kinematics and foraging behavior of larval Atlantic herring,Clupea harengus L., are resilient to elevated pCO2. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 466: 42-48.
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Distribution and habitat preferences of five species of wrasse (family Labridae) in a Norwegian fjord.

Skiftesvik, A.B., C.M.F. Durif, R.M. Bjelland & H.I. Browman. 2015. Distribution and habitat preferences of five species of wrasse (family Labridae) in a Norwegian fjord. ICES Journal of Marine Science 72: 890-899.
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UV radiation changes algal stoichiometry but does not have cascading effects on a marine food chain.

Durif C.M.F., D.M. Fields, H.I. Browman, S.D. Shema, J.R. Enoae, A.B. Skiftesvik, R.M. Bjelland, R. Sommaruga & M.T. Arts. 2015. UV radiation changes algal stoichiometry but does not have cascading effects on a marine food chain. Journal of Plankton Research 37(6): 1120–36.
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Infection of the planktonic copepod Calanus finmarchicus by the parasitic dinoflagellate, Blastodinium spp.: effects on grazing, respiration, fecundity, and fecal pellet production.

Fields, D.M., J.A. Runge, C. Thompson, S.D. Shema, R.M. Bjelland, C.M.F. Durif, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. 2015. Infection of the planktonic copepod Calanus finmarchicus by the parasitic dinoflagellate, Blastodinium spp.: effects on grazing, respiration, fecundity, and fecal pellet production. Journal of Plankton Research 37: 211-220.
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Marine raw material choice, quality and weaning performance of Ballan wrasse (Labrus bergylta) larvae.

Kousoulaki, K., A.S. Bogevik, A.B. Skiftesvik, P.A Jensen & I. Opstad. 2015. Marine raw material choice, quality and weaning performance of Ballan wrasse (Labrus bergylta) larvae. Aquaculture Nutrition 21: 644-654.
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The early life history of fish – we still have a lot of work to do!

Browman, H.I. & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2014. The early life history of fish – we still have a lot of work to do! ICES Journal of Marine Science 71: 907-908.
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The proteome of Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus L.) larvae is resistant to elevated pCO2.

Maneja, R.H., R. Dineshram, V. Thiyagarajan, A.B. Skiftesvik, A.Y. Frommel, C. Clemmesen, A.J. Geffen and H.I. Browman. 2014. The proteome of Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus L.) larvae is resistant to elevated pCO2. Marine Pollution Bulletin 86: 154-160.
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Isolation and characterization of twenty microsatellite loci for the Ballan wrasse, Labrus bergylta.

Quintela, M., E.A. Danielsen, T. Svåsand, H. Knutsen, A.B. Skiftesvik & K.A. Glover. 2014. Isolation and characterization of twenty microsatellite loci for the Ballan wrasse, Labrus bergylta. Conservation Genetics Resources 6: 425-428. DOI 10.1007/s12686-013-0114-3
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Wrasse (Labridae) as cleaner fish in salmonid aquaculture – The Hardanger fjord as a case study.

Skiftesvik, A.B., G. Blom, A.-L. Agnalt, C. Durif, H.I. Browman, R.M. Bjelland, L.S. Harkestad, E. Farestveit, O.I. Paulsen, M. Fauske, T. Havelin, K. Johnsen & S. Mortensen. 2014. Wrasse (Labridae) as cleaner fish in salmonid aquaculture – The Hardanger fjord as a case study. Marine Biology Research 10: 289-300.
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Magnetic compass orientation in the European eel.

Durif, C.M.F., H.I. Browman, A.B. Skiftesvik, L.A. Vøllestad, H.H. Stockhausen & J.B. Phillips. 2013. Magnetic compass orientation in the European eel. PLoS ONE 8(3): e59212.
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Sub-lethal exposure to ultraviolet radiation reduces prey consumption by Atlantic cod larvae (Gadus morhua).

Fukunishi Y., H.I. Browman, C.M.F. Durif, R.M. Bjelland, S.D. Shema, D.M. Fields, A.B. Skiftesvik. 2013. Sub-lethal exposure to ultraviolet radiation reduces prey consumption by Atlantic cod larvae (Gadus morhua). Marine Biology 160(10): 2591-6.
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The swimming kinematics of larval Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, are resilient to elevated seawater pCO2.

Maneja, R.H., A.Y. Frommel, H.I. Browman, C. Clemmesen, A.J. Geffen, A. Folkvord, U. Piatkowski, C.M.F. Durif, R. Bjelland & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2013. The swimming kinematics of larval Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua, are resilient to elevated seawater pCO2. Marine Biology 160: 1963-1972.
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Effects of ocean acidification on growth and development of the planktonic copepod, Calanus finmarchicus.

Runge, J.A., C. Thompson, R.M. Bjelland, H.I. Browman, C.M.F. Durif, D.M. Fields, S. Shema & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2013. Effects of ocean acidification on growth and development of the planktonic copepod, Calanus finmarchicus. Poster presented at the U.S. National Science Foundation’s 2nd U.S. Ocean Acidification Principal Investigator’s Meeting. Washington, D.C., USA, 18-20 September 2013.
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Delousing of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) by cultured vs. wild ballan wrasse (Labrus bergylta).

Skiftesvik, A.B., R.M. Bjelland, C.M.F. Durif, I.S. Johansen and H.I. Browman. 2013. Delousing of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) by cultured vs. wild ballan wrasse (Labrus bergylta). Aquaculture 402-403: 113-118.
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Light Primes the Escape Response of the Calanoid Copepod, Calanus finmarchicus.

Fields D.M., S.D. Shema SD, H.I. Browman, T.Q. Browne & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2012. Light Primes the Escape Response of the Calanoid Copepod, Calanus finmarchicus. Plos ONE 7(6): e39594.
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The effect of UV radiation on the susceptibility of Atlantic cod larvae to predation.

Fukunishi, Y., H.I. Browman, C.M.F. Durif, R. Bjelland & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2012. The effect of UV radiation on the susceptibility of Atlantic cod larvae to predation. PLoS ONE 7(4): e35554.
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Effect of temperature and ultraviolet-B radiation on fatty acids of four tissues of juvenile (parr) Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar).

Arts, M.T., M.E. Palmer, A.B. Skiftesvik, I.E. Jokinen & H.I. Browman. 2012. Effect of temperature and ultraviolet-B radiation on fatty acids of four tissues of juvenile (parr) Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar). Lipids 47: 1181-1192.
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UVB radiation variably affects n-3 fatty acids but elevated temperature reduces n-3 fatty acids in juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar).

Arts, M.T., M.E. Palmer, A.B. Skiftesvik, I.E. Jokinen & H.I. Browman. 2012. UVB radiation variably affects n-3 fatty acids but elevated temperature reduces n-3 fatty acids in juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Lipids 47(12): 1181-1192.
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Welfare in aquatic organisms – is there some faith-based HARKing going on here?

Browman, H.I. & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2011. Welfare in aquatic organisms – is there some faith-based HARKing going on here? Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 94: 255-257.
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Fine-scale observations of the predatory behaviour of the carnivorous copepod Paraeuchaeta norvegica and the escape responses of their ichthyoplankton prey, Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua).

Browman, H.I., J. Yen, D.M. Fields, J.-F. St-Pierre & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2011. Fine-scale observations of the predatory behaviour of the carnivorous copepod Paraeuchaeta norvegica and the escape responses of their ichthyoplankton prey, Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua). Marine Biology 158: 2653-2660.
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Early ontogeny of the Atlantic halibut head (Hippoglossus hippoglossus).

Cloutier, R., J. Lambrey de Souza, H.I. Browman & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2011. Early ontogeny of the Atlantic halibut head (Hippoglossus hippoglossus). Journal of Fish Biology 78: 1035-1053.
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Grazing Rates of Calanus finmarchicus on Thalassiosira weissflogii Cultured under Different Levels of Ultraviolet Radiation.

Fields, D.M., C.M.F. Durif, R.M. Bjelland, S.D. Shema, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. 2011. Grazing rates of Calanus finmarchicus on Thalassiosira weissflogii cultured under different levels of ultraviolet radiation. PLoS ONE 6(19) e26333.
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The three-dimensional prey field of the northern krill, Meganyctiphanes norvegica, and the escape responses of their copepod prey.

Abrahamsen, M.B., H.I. Browman, D.M. Fields & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2010. The three-dimensional prey field of the northern krill, Meganyctiphanes norvegica, and the escape responses of their copepod prey. Marine Biology 157: 1251-1258.
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Effects of UV radiation and diet on polyunsaturated fatty acids in the skin, ocular tissue and dorsal muscle of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) held in outdoor rearing tanks.

Arts, M.T, H.I. Browman, I.E. Jokinen & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2010. Effects of UV radiation and diet on polyunsaturated fatty acids in the skin, ocular tissue and dorsal muscle of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) held in outdoor rearing tanks. Photochemistry and Photobiology 86: 909-191.
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The reproductive cycle of female Ballan wrasse Labrus bergylta in high latitude, temperate waters.

Muncaster, S., E. Andersson, O.S. Kjesbu, G.L. Taranger, A.B. Skiftesvik & B. Norberg. 2010. The reproductive cycle of female Ballan wrasse Labrus bergylta in high latitude, temperate waters. Journal of Fish Biology 77: 494-511.
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Moral, ethical and scientific aspects of welfare in aquatic organisms.

Browman, H.I. & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2007. Moral, ethical and scientific aspects of welfare in aquatic organisms. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 75: 85.
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The welfare of aquatic organisms.

Browman, H.I. & A.B. Siftesvik (Eds.). 2007. The welfare of aquatic organisms. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 75(2).
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Larval development in European hake (Merluccius merluccius L.) reared in a semi-intensive culture system.

Bjelland, R.M. & A.B. Skiftesvik. 2006. Larval development in European hake (Merluccius merluccius L.) reared in a semi-intensive culture system. Aquaculture Research 37: 1117-1129.
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The relationship between ultraviolet and polarized light and growth rate in the early larval stages of turbot (Scophtalmus maximus), Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) and Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) reared in intensive culture conditions.

Browman, H.I., A.B. Skiftesvik & P. Kuhn. 2006. The relationship between ultraviolet and polarized light and growth rate in the early larval stages of turbot (Scophtalmus maximus), Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) and Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) reared in intensive culture conditions. Aquaculture 256: 296-301.
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Hake

Skiftesvik, A.B. & R.M. Bjelland. 2004 Hake. In: Culture of Cold-Water Marine Fish (ed. by Moksness, E., E. Kjørsvik, & Y. Olsen.) Blackwell Publishing, pp. 451-454.

The effect of turbulence on the energetics of foraging in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) larvae.

Galbraith, P., H.I. Browman, R.G. Racca, A.B. Skiftesvik & J.-F. St-Pierre. 2004. The effect of turbulence on the energetics of foraging in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) larvae. Marine Ecology Progress Series 281: 241-257.
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Behaviour of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) larvae: an attempt to link maternal condition with larval quality.

Browman, H.I., J.-F. St-Pierre, A.B. Skiftesvik & R.G. Racca. 2003. Behaviour of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) larvae: an attempt to link maternal condition with larval quality. pp: 71-95, In: H.I. Browman and A.B. Skiftesvik (Editors). The Big Fish Bang. Proceedings of the 26th Annual Larval Fish Conference.
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Life in green water: the effect of microalgae on the behaviour of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) larvae,

Skiftesvik, A.B., H.I. Browman & J.-F. St-Pierre. 2003. Life in green water: the effect of microalgae on the behaviour of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) larvae, pp: 97-103, In: H.I. Browman and A.B. Skiftesvik (Editors). The Big Fish Bang. Proceedings of the 26th Annual Larval Fish Conference.
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The Big Fish Bang.

Browman, H.I. & A.B. Skiftesvik (Editors). 2003. The Big Fish Bang. Proceedings of the 26th Annual Larval Fish Conference.
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The effect of light on activity and growth of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) yolk sac larvae.

Karlsen, Ø., A.B. Skiftesvik & J.V. Helvik. 1998. The effect of light on activity and growth of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) yolk sac larvae. Aquaculture Research 29: 899-911.
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Large-scale rearing of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) yolk sac larvae: Effects of flow rate on growth, survival and accumulation of bacteria.

Opstad, I., Ø. Bergh & A.B. Skiftesvik. 1998. Large-scale rearing of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) yolk sac larvae: Effects of flow rate on growth, survival and accumulation of bacteria. Aquaculture Research 29: 893-898.
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Experimental infection of yolk sac larvae of turbot, Scophthalmus maximus, and halibut, Hippoglossus hippoglossus, with Aeromonas salmonicida subsp. salmonicida.

Bergh, Ø., B. Hjeltnes & A.B. Skiftesvik. 1997. Experimental infection of yolk sac larvae of turbot, Scophthalmus maximus, and halibut, Hippoglossus hippoglossus, with Aeromonas salmonicida subsp. salmonicida. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 29: 13-20.
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The effects of turbulence on the predation cycle of fish larvae: comments on some of the issues.

Browman, H.I. & A.B. Skiftesvik. 1996. The effects of turbulence on the predation cycle of fish larvae: comments on some of the issues. Marine Ecology Progress Series 139: 309-312.
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Preliminary breeding trials of wrasse in an intensive system.

Skiftesvik, A.B., K. Boxaspen & A. Parsons. 1996. Preliminary breeding trials of wrasse in an intensive system. pp: 136-141 In: Wrasse: Biology and Use in Aquaculture. Edited by M.D.J. Sayer, J.W. Treasurer & M.J. Costello. Blackwell.
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Impact of physical environment on the behaviour of cod larvae.

Skiftesvik, A.B. 1994. Impact of physical environment on the behaviour of cod larvae. ICES Mar. Sci. Symp. 198: 646-653.
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Activity and swimming speed at time of first feeding of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) larvae.

Skiftesvik, A.B., Ø. Bergh & I. Opstad. 1994. Activity and swimming speed at time of first feeding of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) larvae. Journal of Fish Biology 45: 349-351.
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Changes in behaviour at onset of exogenous feeding in marine fish larvae.

Skiftesvik, A.B. 1992. Changes in behaviour at onset of exogenous feeding in marine fish larvae. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 49: 1570-1572.
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Changes in behaviour of Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) and turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) yolk-sac larvae induced by bacterial infections.

Skiftesvik, A.B. & Ø. Bergh. 1992. Changes in behaviourof Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) and turbot (Scophthalmus maximus) yolk-sac larvae induced by bacterial infections. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 50: 2552-2557.
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Bacterial diseases of eggs and yolk sac larvae of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.).

Bergh, Ø., G.H. Hansen, A. Jelmert, A.B. Skiftesvik & R.E. Taxt. 1991. Bacterial diseases of eggs and yolk sac larvae of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). In: P. Lavens, P. Sorgeloos, E. Jaspers & F. Ollevier (eds.) European Aquaculture Society, Special Publication No. 15: 389-391, Ghent, Belgium.
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A PC-aided video based system for behaviour observation of fish larvae and small aquatic invertebrates.

Huse, I. & A.B. Skiftesvik. 1990. A PC-aided video based system for behaviour observation of fish larvae and small aquatic invertebrates. Aquacultural Engineering 9: 131-142.
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Development of eggs and yolk sac larvae of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.).

Pittman, K., Ø. Bergh, I. Opstad, A.B. Skiftesvik, L. Skjolddal & H. Strand. 1990. Development of eggs and yolk sac larvae of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). Journal of Applied Ichthyology 6: 142-160.
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Morphological and behavioural development of halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus L. larvae.

Pittman, K., A.B. Skiftesvik & L. Berg. 1990. Morphological and behavioural development of halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus L. larvae. Journal of Fish Biology 37: 455-474.
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Effect of temperature on growth rates and organogenesis in the yolk sac larvae of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.).

Pittman, K., A.B. Skiftesvik & T. Harboe. 1989. Effect of temperature on growth rates and organogenesis in the yolk sac larvae of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.). Rapp. P.-v. Reun. Cons. Int. Explor. Mer 191: 421-430.
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Behaviour studies of cod larvae, Gadus morhua L.

Skiftesvik, A.B. & I. Huse. 1987. Behaviour studies of cod larvae, Gadus morhua L. Sarsia 72: 367-368.
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Ontogeny of swimming and orientation in Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) larvae in situ

Cresci, A, B.J.M. Allan, S. Shema, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. Ontogeny of swimming and orientation in Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus) larvae in situ.

Vital rates of the salmon louse, Lepeophtheirus salmonis, are unaffected by high CO2 but are affected by temperature.

Thompson, C. J.A. Runge, D.M. Fields, S. Shema, R.M. Bjelland, C.M.F. Durif, A.B. Skiftesvik, M. Arts, A. Mount, V. Chan & H.I. Browman. Vital rates of the salmon louse, Lepeophtheirus salmonis, are unaffected by high CO2 but are affected by temperature.

Ontogeny of swimming and orientation in saithe (Pollachius virens) larvae in situ.

Cresci, A., C.B. Paris, S. Shema, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. Ontogeny of swimming and orientation in saithe (Pollachius virens) larvae in situ.

Retinal spectral sensitivity and the effect of artificial lighting on the delousing efficiency of wrasse in sea cages.

Skiftesvik, A.B., C.M.F. Durif, R.M. Bjelland, E.R. Loew & H.I. Browman. Retinal spectral sensitivity and the effect of artificial lighting on the delousing efficiency of wrasse in sea cages.

Species distribution and habitat of wrasse along the Norwegian coast.

Skiftesvik, A.B., C.M.F. Durif, R.M. Bjelland & H.I. Browman. Species distribution and habitat of wrasse along the Norwegian coast.

Effect of fishing pressure on age, growth and species composition of wrasse along the Norwegian coast, 1990-present day.

Skiftesvik, A.B., C.M.F. Durif, R.M. Bjelland & H.I. Browman. Effect of fishing pressure on age, growth and species composition of wrasse along the Norwegian coast, 1990-present day.

Behaviour and interactions between different species of cleanerfish in salmon aquaculture net pens.

Skiftesvik, A.B., C.M.F. Durif, R.M. Bjelland & H.I. Browman. Behaviour and interactions between different species of cleanerfish in salmon aquaculture net pens.

Interaction between temperature and pH on growth and respiration of the planktonic copepod, Calanus finmarchicus

Runge, J.A., David Fields, Cameron Thompson, Caroline M.F. Durif, Steven Shema, Reidun Bjelland, Anne Berit Skiftesvik and Howard I. Browman. Interaction between temperature and pH on growth and respiration of the planktonic copepod, Calanus finmarchicus. ICES Journal of Marine Science.

Ontogeny of swimming and orientation in Atlantic haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) larvae measured in situ and in the laboratory

Paris, C.B., H.I. Browman, A.B. Skiftesvik, S. Shema, M. Foretich, C.J. O’Brien, A. Cresci, R.M. Bjelland, C.M.F. Durif & F. Vikebø. Ontogeny of swimming and orientation in Atlantic haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) larvae measured in situ and in the laboratory.

Effect of exposure to petrochemicals on swimming and orientation of Atlantic haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) larvae measured in situ and in the laboratory

Paris, C.B., H.I. Browman, A.B. Skiftesvik, S. Shema, M. Foretich, C.J. O’Brien, A. Cresci, R.M. Bjelland, C.M.F. Durif & F. Vikebø. Effect of exposure to petrochemicals on swimming and orientation in Atlantic haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) larvae measured in situ and in the laboratory.

Seismic air gun shooting has no effect on the marine copepod Calanus finmarchicus.

Opstad, I., D.M. Fields, H.I. Browman, A.B. Skiftesvik, N.O. Handegard S. Shema. Seismic air gun shooting has no effect on the marine copepod Calanus finmarchicus.

Host recognition mechanisms in the sea lice: genomic and functional approaches to identify novel chemoattractants derived from salmon skin.

Núñez-Acuña, G., D.M. Fields, S. Shema, H.I. Browman, A.B. Skiftesvik & C. Gallardo-Escárate. Host recognition mechanisms in the sea lice: genomic and functional approaches to identify novel chemoattractants derived from salmon skin.

Temperature effects on metabolic rate of Calanus spp.

Fields, D.M., H.I. Browman, A.B. Skiftesvik & S. Shema. Temperature effects on metabolic rate of Calanus spp.

Effect of ocean acidification on the grazing rates of Calanus spp. feeding on lithed and delithed coccolithophores.

Fields, D.M., H.I. Browman, A.B. Skiftesvik & S. Shema. Effect of ocean acidification on the grazing rates of Calanus spp. feeding on lithed and delithed coccolithophores.

Orientation of European glass eels (Anguilla Anguilla) arriving at the Norwegian coast.

Cresci, A, C.B. Paris, C.M.F. Durif, S. Shema, R. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. Orientation of European glass eels (Anguilla Anguilla) arriving at the Norwegian coast.

Search strategy and foraging behaviour in young-of-the-year Atlantic lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus L.).

BROWMAN, H.I., R.C. Chambers, A.B. Skiftesvik & C.M.F. Durif. Search strategy and foraging behaviour in young-of-the-year Atlantic lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus L.).

The internal and external ecologies of critical periods.

BROWMAN, H.I. & A.B. Skiftesvik. The internal and external ecologies of critical periods.

Behavioural responses of larval cod (Gadus morhua L.) and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus L.) to odours.

Bjelland, R.M., Skiftesvik, A.B. & H.I. Browman. Behavioural responses of larval cod (Gadus morhua L.) and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus L.) to odours.

Comparison of behaviour, growth and gut enzyme activity in the early life stages of cod (Gadus morhua L.) and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus L.).

Bjelland, R.M., Opstad, O., Skiftesvik, A.B. & H.I. Browman. Comparison of behaviour, growth and gut enzyme activity in the early life stages of cod (Gadus morhua L.) and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus L.).

The proteome of Calanus finmarchicus is unaffected by elevated pCO2.

Dineshram, R., V. Thiyagarajan, D.M. Fields, J.A. Runge, C. Thompson, S. Shema, R.M. Bjelland, C.M.F. Durif, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. BROWMAN. The proteome of Calanus finmarchicus is unaffected by elevated pCO2.

Teflubenzuron impacts exploratory behaviour, learning and activity of juvenile European lobster (Homarus gammarus).

Cresci, A, O. Samuelsen, C.M.F. Durif, R.M. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik, H.I. Browman & A.-L Agnalt. Teflubenzuron impacts exploratory behaviour, learning and activity of juvenile European lobster (Homarus gammarus).

Glass eels (Anguilla anguilla) orientation is correlated with the position of the moon, even when they cannot see it.

Cresci, A, C.B. Paris, C.M.F. Durif, S. Shema, R. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. Glass eels (Anguilla anguilla) orientation is correlated with the position of the moon, even when they cannot see it.

The effects of hydrogen peroxide on mortality, escape response and oxygen consumption of Calanus spp.

Escobar, R.H., D.M. Fields, H.I. Browman, S.D. Shema, R.M. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik & C.M.F. Durif. The effects of hydrogen peroxide on mortality, escape response and oxygen consumption of Calanus spp. Environmental Science and Technology.

Population estimates for several species of wrasse in Norway using mark-recapture techniques.

Durif, C.M.F., A.B. Skiftesvik, R.M. Bjelland & H.I. Browman. Population estimates for several species of wrasse in Norway using mark-recapture techniques.

Marine vs. freshwater residency of European eels during the ongrowing life history stages.

Durif, C.M.F., A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. Browman. Marine vs. freshwater residency of European eels during the ongrowing life history stages.

The magnetic compass of glass eel (Anguilla anguilla) is entrained to and modulated by the tidal cycle.

Cresci, A, C.B. Paris, C.M.F. Durif, S. Shema, R. Bjelland, A.B. Skiftesvik & H.I. BROWMAN. The magnetic compass of glass eel (Anguilla anguilla) is entrained to and modulated by the tidal cycle.

Last updated: September 25, 2017