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reproductive load
(english) The ratio Lm/Linf, i.e., the ratio between the average length at first maturity and the maximum length reached in a population, usually ranging between 0.4 and 0.7, with higher values being characteristic for smaller fishes. (See also: maximum length, reproduction, spawning)
índice do comprimento médio Àreprodução
(portuguese) O racio Lm/Linf, isto é, o a razão entre o comprimento médio duma espécie na primeira maturação e o tamanho máximo atinjido na população. (See also: maximum length, reproduction, spawning)

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