Rotifers as live feed

Anikuttan, K K and Tamilmani, G and Sakthivel, M and Ramesh Kumar, P and Sankar, M and Jayakumar, R and Nazar, A K A and Rao, G Hanumanta and Thomas, Tinto and Krishnaveni, N and Ravikumar, T T (2020) Rotifers as live feed. In: Course Manual on Marine Fisheries & Mariculture Prepared for the Training programme for B.F.Sc students of Central Agricultural University (CAU), Tripura. CMFRI Training Manual Series No. 24/2020 (24). ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Mandapam, pp. 38-58.

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    The candidate species identified for mariculture includes Cobia, Rachycentroncanadum, Asian sea bass, LatescalcariferSilver/Snubnose pompano, Trachinotusblochii, Indian pompano, T.mookalee, Orange spotted grouper, Epinepheluscoioides, Sea bream, Lethrinuslentjan, etc.The larvae of all these species is carnivorous and feeds on zooplankton such as rotifers or copepods. Hence their seed production technique invariably requires the production of the zooplankton such as rotifers, copepods and artemia among which rotifers are the most widely cultured live feed for the seed production of marine fin fishes.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Rotifers
    Subjects: Invertebrates
    Invertebrates > Rotifer
    Aquaculture > Live Feed Culture
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 03 Apr 2021 06:21
    Last Modified: 01 Mar 2023 08:45

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