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Nutrient Requirements and Feeding of Finfish for Aquaculture

Nutrient Requirements and Feeding of Finfish for Aquaculture

Edited by C Webster, Aquaculture Research Center, Kentucky State University, USA , C Lim, USDA-ARS, Fish Diseases and Parasites Research Laboratory, Auburn, Alabama, USA

February 2002 / Hardback / 448 Pages / 9780851995199 £115.00 / €150.00 / $220.00
With 10% online discount: £103.50 / €135.00 / $198.00
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Main Description

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.


Readership

Animal science, health and nutrition, aquaculture.

Introduction to Fish Nutrition, C D Webster and C Lim

Marine Fish

European seabass, Dicentrachus labrax, S J Kaushik

Asian seabass, Lates calcarifer, M Boonyaratpalin and K Williams

Red sea bream, Pagrus major, S Koshio

Gilthead seabream, Sparus aurata, W Koven

Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar, T Storebakken

Atlantic halibut, Hippoglossus hippoglossus, B Grisdale-Helland and S J Helland

Japanese flounder, Paralichthys olivaceus, K Kikuchi and T Takeuchi

North American flounders, H V Daniels and M L Gallagher

Yellowtail, Seriola quinqueradiata, T Masumoto

Red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus, D M Gatlin, III

Southern bluefin tuna, Thunnus maccoyii, B Glencross, C Carter, J Gunn, R van Barneveld, K Rough and S Clarke

Milkfish, Chanos chanos, C Lim, I G Borlongan and F P Pascual

Rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, R W Hardy

Arctic char, Salvelinus alpinus, T A Dick and X Yang

Percids, P B Brown and F T Barrows

Coregonids, K Dabrowski, S Czesny and M Matusiewicz

Common carp, Cyprinus carpio, T Takeuchi, S Satoh and V Kiron

Indian major carps, H S Murthy

Tilapia, Oreochromis spp., S Y Shiau

Channel catfish, Ictalurus punctatus, E H Robinson and M H Li

Eel, Anguilla spp., S Satoh

Hybrid striped bass, C D Webster

Sturgeon, Acipenser spp., S S O Hung and D-F Deng

Silver perch, Bidyanus bidyanus, G L Allan and S J Rowland

Centrarchids: Largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides, J H Tidwell, S D Coyle and C D Webster

Centrarchids: Hybrid bluegill, Lepomis cyanellus X L. macrochirus, C D Webster and J H Tidwell

Brazilian species, D M Fracalossi

Snakehead and Pangassius catfish, T Paripatananont

Baitfish, R Lochmann and H Phillips

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