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Common carp (Cyprinus carpio) breeding in Nigeria.

The development of the common carp (Cyprinus carpio) breeding programs in Nigeria is discussed. Breeding Carp Africa Nigeria Barker, J. 2 203 Download Monday, June 1, 2009 Saturday, January 1, 1994 Africa Nigeria NAGA 17 (3): 28-29 Primary Science ...

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Genetics of flesh quality in fish

Flesh quality has gained importance among consumers and in the aquaculture industry because it is directly related to human health and nutrition. Flesh quality comprises several different (freshness, appearance, smell, flavor, texture, taste, firmness, ...

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Breeding and propagation of tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) in a floating hatchery, Gabon.

Based on the encouraging results obtained by earlier workers, the concept for a floating hatchery was developed for producing tilapia for both farming and enhanced fisheries in the freshwater lakes and coastal lagoons of Gabon. The research and ...

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Inbreeding and effective population size in the Malaysian nucleus of the GIFT strain of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus)

A fully pedigreed population of the GIFT (Genetically Improved Farmed Tilapia) strain of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) was established in Malaysia during 2001 and 2002. The selection program was focused on the improvement of growth rate to harvest ...

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Cultured fish: integrative biology and management of domestication and interactions with wild fish

Fish aquaculture for commodity production, fisheries enhancement and conservation is expanding rapidly, with many cultured species undergoing inadvertent or controlled domestication. Cultured fish are frequently released, accidentally and deliberately, ...

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Growth and mortality of dagaa (Rastrineobola argentea, Fam. Cyprinidae) in Lake Victoria.

Growth and mortality parameters of the small Lake Victoria cyprinid Rastrineobola argentea were determined from length-frequency analysis, using the ELEFAN I and II programs. The results of two sampling programs, both performed during 1988, one in Uganda ...

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Genetic analysis of the GIFT strain (Nile Tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus) in Malaysia

The Genetically Improved Farmed Tilapia (GIFT) strain is well known worldwide because of its high performance. A first phase of the project ended in 1997 after five generations of selection. In 2002, the GIFT population in the WorldFish Center Malaysia ...

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Lessons from the breeding program of rohu

For the first time in India, selective breeding work has been initiated at the Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubaneswar, India in collaboration with the Institute of Aquaculture Research (AKVAFORSK), Norway. Rohu has been chosen as the ...

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Aquaculture potential of seahorses and pipefishes.

The characteristics, food and feeding, reproduction and breeding of sea horse and pipefishes (Synanthidae) are presented together with the aspects of syngnathid culture. Aquaculture Breeding Development Fish farming Reproduction Prein, M. 1 446 Download ...

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Breeding and culture of the sea cucumber Holothuria scabra in Vietnam

The sea cucumber Holothuria scabra (sandfish) has been commercially exploited over a wide tropical and subtropical range for centuries. It can produce a high-value grade of beche-demer if processing is carried out well. In many cases sandfish have made up ...

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