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Table 3 Macroscopic gonad analyses for king mackerel, dusky-grouper, common snook, fat snook and lane snapper from recorded landings in Paraty in 2009–2011

From: The paraty artisanal fishery (southeastern Brazilian coast): ethnoecology and management of a social-ecological system (SES)

   Cavala King mackerel S. cavalla Garoupa Dusky grouper E. marginatus Robalo Flecha Common snook C. undecimalis Robalo Peba Fat snook C. parallelus Vermelho-ariocó Lane snapper L. synagris
Count of fish with visible eggs Autumn    1 7 3
Spring    5 7 8
Summer 2   8 5  
Winter     16  
  All seasons 2   14 35 11
Count of fish with visible sperms Autumn 4   1 14 10
Spring 1   20 6 9
Summer 13   14   
Winter     24  
  All seasons 18   35 44 19
Count of fish with visible gonads Autumn 12 75 22 31 22
Spring 11 3 7 20 19
Summer 39   16 1  
Winter   5 39 68 9
  All seasons 62 83 84 120 50
Total count of fish Autumn 12 77 7 32 24
Spring 11 3 39 15 20
Summer 39 NS 24 6  
Winter NS 5 18 70 10
  All seasons 62 85 88 123 54