Diseases of Ornamental Fishes and their Control

Lipton, A P (2006) Diseases of Ornamental Fishes and their Control. In: International Seminar on Ornamental Fish Breeding, Farming and Trade, 5-6 February 2006, Cochin.



In the global scene, tropical aquarium fish keeping is considered as the second largest hobby next only to photography. The practice of maintaining fish for ornamental purpose is known from Tang dynasty (680 to 908, A.D). Ornamental fish keeping was initiated as a small time hobby using gold fish during the 18th century.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Diseases; Ornamental Fishes; Control
Subjects:Fish Diseases
Aquaculture > Ornamental Fishes
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
ID Code:8416
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:10 May 2011 13:38
Last Modified:10 May 2011 13:38

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