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Genetically improved Jayanti Rohu: a boon to freshwater aquaculture in India.

Abstract

This article discusses the genetic improvement of Jayanti rohu as the new aquaculture species for Indian market. The high consumer preference, good growth performance in multispecies carp culture system and low susceptibility to disease are highlighted.