Herbivorous Fishes: Culture and Use for Weed Management, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Herbivorous Fishes

Culture and Use for Weed Management, 1st Edition

By Karol Opuszynski, D.Sc, Jerome V. Shireman, PhD

CRC Press

223 pages

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Published in 1995: This book is not designed as a culture manual for herbivorous fishes, but the reader is directed to other sources. This book should meet the needs that exist for a comprehensive publication on herbivorous fishes.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Systematics, Distribution, Diversity, and Abundance of Herbivorous Fishes 3. Life History 4. Culture of Chinese Carp 5. Utilization of Grass Carp for Aquatic Weed Control 6. Utilization of Phytoplanktivorous Fishes for Counteraction Eutrophication

About the Authors

Dr. Karol Opuszynski was Head of the Department of Pond Fish Culture and Head of the Fish Rearing and Breeding Laboratory at the Institute of Freshwater Fisheries under the Ministry of Agriculture.

Dr. Jerome V. Shireman is Chairman of the Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences Department.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NATURE / Animals / Fish
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General