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Biology and Culture of Asian Seabass Lates calcarifer

  • Provides the latest research on the biology, ecology, genetics and aquaculture of the iconic Asian seabass
  • Contains invaluable text for researchers, students and aquaculturists who are interested in this commercially, recreationally and culturally important fish species
  • Incorporates up to date research findings, many yet to be formally published

By: Dean R Jerry (Editor)

225 pages, 5 colour & 25 b/w illustrations

CRC Press

Hardback | Dec 2013 | #207866 | ISBN-13: 9781482208078
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NHBS Price: £63.99 $79/€75 approx

About this book

Biology and Culture of Asian Seabass Lates calcarifer covers the biology, ecology, genetics and aquaculture of the Asian Seabass or barramundi (Lates calcarifer), a commercially and recreationally valuable species. It brings together in the one place reviews written by world experts in Asian seabass taxonomy, genetics, nutrition, ecology, aquaculture, reproductive and developmental biology, climate change impacts, harvest quality and health management.


Contents

- Taxonomy and Distribution of Indo-Pacific Lates, Rohan Pethiyagoda and Anthony C. Gill
- Early Development and Seed Production of Asian Seabass, Lates calcarifer, Evelyn Grace De Jesus-Ayson and Felix G. Ayson
- Climate Effects on Recruitment and Catch Effort of Lates calcarifer, Jan-Olaf Meynecke, Julie Robins, and Jacqueline Balston
- Reproductive Biology of the Asian Seabass, Lates calcarifer, Evelyn Grace De Jesus-Ayson and Felix G. Ayson
- Lates calcarifer Wildstocks: Biology, Ecology and Fishery, D. John Russell
- Infectious Diseases of Asian Seabass and Health Management, Kate S. Hutson
- The Genetics of Asian Seabass Lates calcarifer, Dean R. Jerry and Carolyn Smith-Keune
- Lates calcarifer Nutrition and Feeding Practices, Brett Glencross, Nick Wade, and Katherine Morton
- Quality Harvesting and Flavour Taint in Lates calcarifer, Guy Carton
- Aquaculture of Lates calcarifer in Australia, Paul Harrison


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