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Cover for Rachycentron canadum (cobia)

The cobia (Rachycentron canadum) is a migratory pelagic fish, in its own family in the order Perciformes, native to tropical and subtropical seas of...

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Cover for Silurus glanis (wels catfish)

S. glanis is the largest-bodied European freshwater fish. Native to eastern Europe and western Asia it is now established in several countries to the...

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Cover for Corbicula fluminea (Asian clam)

The freshwater Asian clam, Corbicula fluminea, is native to Southeast Asia. Introduced to North America towards the end of the nineteenth century, it...

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Marteilia refringens is a paramyxean parasite infecting the digestive system of several bivalve species, notably European flat oysters (Ostrea...

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Carassius auratus auratus has been bred and raised for over 500 years. It was introduced into Japan and Europe in the fifteenth and eighteenth...

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Cover for Ictalurus punctatus (channel catfish)

The catfish industry is the leading sector of aquaculture in the USA. Commercial catfish production generates over 46% of the value of USA...

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Cover for Ruditapes philippinarum (Japanese carpet shell)

Ruditapes philippinarum, commonly called the Manila clam, the Pacific palourde or Japanese carpet shell, is one of the world’s most cultured species...

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Tinca tinca is produced in pond aquaculture in Europe and is highly valued by consumers. They are often raised in fish ponds and dams along with carp...

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Cover for Perna viridis (Asian green mussel)

The green mussel, Perna viridis, previously known as Mytilus viridis and Mytilus smaragdinus, is of commercial importance to fisheries and...

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Cover for Aristichthys nobilis (bighead carp)

Bighead carp, Hypophthalmichthys nobilis [Aristichthys nobilis], is a freshwater species that belongs to order Cypriniformes and family Cyprinidae,...

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