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This chapter contains sections titled: Introduction; Cultured species; The Chinese mitten crab; Freshwater prawns; Freshwater crayfish; Mud crabs; Spiny lobsters.

Author(s)
Zeng ChaoShu; Cheng YongXu; Lucas, J. S.; Southgate, P. C.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture: farming aquatic animals and plants, 2013, Ed.2, pp 514-540
Abstract

Best practice approaches used in the live transport of commercial crustacean species groups are reviewed and the physiological responses to handling practices are described. Codes of practice aimed at providing technological guidelines in handling and transportation of live prawns, lobsters, crabs...

Author(s)
Fotedar, S.; Evans, L.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 2011, 106, 1, pp 143-152
Abstract

Crustacean fisheries in the Caribbean Region are limited primarily to spiny lobster, Panulirus argus (the most valuable marine fishery throughout the Region), trawl fisheries for penaeid shrimp along the continental shelf of Latin America and the Greater Antilles and some minor local fisheries for...

Author(s)
Creswell, R. L.
Publisher
FAO Library, Rome, Italy
Citation
FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Proceedings, 2010, No.19, pp 105-117
Abstract

This book "Recent advances and new species in aquaculture" is a comprehensive, up-to-date text that delivers the latest must-have information on species new to aquaculture and documents the most important technological innovations of the past decade. Every aspect of the growing field has been...

Author(s)
Fotedar, R. K.; Phillips, B. F.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Recent advances and new species in aquaculture, 2011, pp xv + 385 pp.
Abstract

The indigenous oriental river prawn (Macrobrachium nipponense) is distributed throughout China and is farmed on a large scale. Adverse selection and inbreeding are common problems in M. nipponense farming; large-sized prawns were sold to the market for high prices, leaving the remaining small ...

Author(s)
Fu HongTuo; Jin ShuBo
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Aquaculture in China: success stories and modern trends, 2018, pp 218-225
Abstract

This book deals with all cultivated crustaceans of commercial significance: shrimp, prawns, crayfish, lobsters, crabs and spiny lobsters. The book discusses their biology, marketing, cultivation, farming, and economics. Likewise the social, ecological, and environmental impact of crustacean ...

Author(s)
Wickins, J. F.; Lee, D. O'C.
Publisher
Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK
Citation
Crustacean farming: ranching and culture, 2002, Ed.2, pp xvii + 446 pp.
Abstract

Traditionally, Giant mud crab had been considered to be the dominant species of mud crab cultured in China, but recent taxonomic revisions have suggested that Scylla paramamosain is the dominant. Mud crab growth can be roughly divided into five stages: embryonic stage, zoea, megalopa, juvenile crab ...

Author(s)
Li YuanYou; Ai ChunXiang; Liu LiJie
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Aquaculture in China: success stories and modern trends, 2018, pp 226-233
Abstract

Water quality of inlet water and pond water in representative aquafarms had been monitored in order to investigate the pollution status of nitrogen and phosphorus in freshwater aquaculture in Shanghai. The results showed that the annual average concentrations of total nitrogen (TN) and total...

Author(s)
Sun ZhenZhong; Liu JinJin; Zhang YuPing
Publisher
Editiorial Board of Journal of Fisheries Science, Dalian, China
Citation
Fisheries Science (Dalian), 2018, 37, 4, pp 512-521
Abstract

The Mekong Delta is the most important rice- and shrimp-producing region for food and economic security in Vietnam. Rice-shrimp farming is practised where salinity fluctuates substantially between wet and dry seasons. Research points to several potential risk factors for rotational systems, but how ...

Author(s)
Leigh, C.; Le Huu Hiep; Stewart-Koster, B.; Duong Minh Vien; Condon, J.; Nguyen Van Sang; Sammut, J.; Burford, M. A.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture Research, 2017, 48, 10, pp 5251-5262
Abstract

White spot syndrome virus (WSSV) infection is commonly detected by vp28-qPCR assay in wild crayfish, Procambarus clarkii, a widespread crustacean species in the aquatic environment in China. The virions of crayfish WSSV have been isolated and purified. Based on TEM observation, they exhibited...

Author(s)
Jiang LuZhi; Xiao JinZhou; Liu LiYuan; Pan YingJie; Yan ShuLing; Wang YongJie
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
VirusDisease, 2017, 28, 3, pp 250-261

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