Cornstarch as a dietary supplement in conditioning broodstock and spat at a nursery of the Pacific calico scallop, Argopecten ventricosus

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Mazón-Suástegui,José Manuel; Lodeiros,Cesar; Avilés-Quevedo,Araceli; Rodríguez-Jaramillo,Carmen; Ortiz-Cornejo,Nadia; Abasolo-Pacheco,Fernando;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. Facultad de Recursos Naturales. Escuela de Ciencias del Mar
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3856/vol45-issue5-fulltext-6
  • Subject: aquaculture | nutrition | gonadic condition | growth | Pectinidae | reproduction

ABSTRACT Microalgae diets supplemented with cornstarch at a rate of 0.15% of live weight to the conditioning of broodstock and spat growth of Pacific calico scallop Argopecten ventricosus were tested. To determine reproductive condition at the beginning and end of the e... View more