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- Keller, Aimee A.; Buchanan, John C.; Steiner, Erin; Draper, Doug; Chappell, Aaron; Frey, Peter; Head, Melissa A.
- Fisheries oceanography 2016 v.25 no.3 pp. 292-305
- Chionoecetes; allometry; coasts; crabs; females; fisheries; males; maturity stage; regression analysis; surveys; California; Washington (state)
- ... We conducted a multiyear study to examine interannual variability in the mean size (carapace width, mm), maturity size (mm) and depth (m) for grooved Tanner crab (Chionoecetes tanneri (Rathbun, 1893)) along the U.S. west coast. An additional goal was to provide updated estimates of carapace width (mm) at 50% maturity (W₅₀) for male and female grooved Tanner crab and assess changes over time. Rando ...