publication . Article . 2013

Adaptation, growth and survival of tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) in Bafgh brackish water

Sarsangi, A.H.; Mohammadi, M.; Mashaii, N.; Rajabipou, F.; Bitaraf, A.; Askari, H.M.; Moazedi, J.; Nezamabadi, H.; Hosseinzadeh Sahafi, H.;
Persian
  • Published: 01 Jan 2013
Abstract
An experiment was conducted to evaluate the possibility of adaptation, growth and survival of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) with 0.3g initial weight and red tilapia (Oreochromis sp.) with 0.7g initial weight in underground brackish water. Fry of Nile tilapia and red tilapia imported from Indonesia and after passing larviculture (25g) were examined separately in fiber glass tank by two replicate. Fish were fed at a restricted feeding program according to standard table during the light period. The results showed that some growth factors such as final weight, final length, daily growth rate, specific growth rate and weight gain in Nile tilapia were slightly...
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free text keywords: Biology, Fisheries, Tilapia; Aquaculture; Feeding; BAFGH; Iran, Agriculture, S, Aquaculture. Fisheries. Angling, SH1-691

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