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Nutrient Requirements and Feeding of Finfish for Aquaculture

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Nutrient Requirements and Feeding of Finfish for Aquaculture

C D Webster, C E Lim

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Author(s): C D Webster, C E Lim

About The Book

Good nutrition is fundamental to the success and sustainability of the aquaculture industry in terms of economics, fish health, high quality product production and minimizing environmental pollution. This book provides a unique, complete coverage of current information on nutrient requirements, feed formulations and feeding practices of commercially important aquaculture species cultured around the world. Each chapter contains detailed feeding information on specific species and is written by an expert nutritionist on that species. The book is of interest to those working professionally in the industry, graduate level students and researchers.

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Author C D Webster, C E Lim
Availability In Print
Dimensions Unknown
Extent 448pp
ISBN 9780851995199
Publication date February 2002
Book Type Hardcover


Introduction to Fish Nutrition

Marine Fish

  • European seabass, Dicentrachus labrax
  • Asian seabass, Lates calcarifer
  • Red sea bream, Pagrus major
  • Gilthead seabream, Sparus aurata
  • Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar
  • Atlantic halibut, Hippoglossus hippoglossus
  • Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus
  • North American flounders
  • Yellowtail, Seriola quinqueradiata
  • Red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus
  • Southern bluefin tuna, Thunnus maccoyii
  • Milkfish, Chanos chanos
  • Rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss
  • Arctic char, Salvelinus alpinus
  • Percids
  • Coregonids
  • Common carp, Cyprinus carpio
  • Indian major carps
  • Tilapia, Oreochromis spp.
  • Channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus
  • Eel, Anguilla spp.
  • Hybrid striped bass
  • Sturgeon, Acipenser spp.
  • Silver perch, Bidyanus bidyanus
  • Centrarchids: Largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides
  • Centrarchids: Hybrid bluegill, Lepomis cyanellus X L. macrochirus
  • Brazilian species
  • Snakehead and Pangassius catfish
  • Baitfish

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