Controlled Reproduction of Wild Eurasian Perch: A hatchery manual

Controlled Reproduction of Wild Eurasian Perch: A hatchery manual

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The work summarizes the current knowledge regarding the controlled reproduction of an emerging aquaculture species, the Eurasian perch (Perca fluviatilis). In great detail it describes and explains the principal of most of the controlled reproductive protocol leading to obtain high quality larvae. The book is primarily intended to be used as a hatchery manual by practicing aquaculturists and laboratory technicians working with this species. On the other hand, it also summarizes the scientific background of the methods applied, therefore, it can serve as a reference for the state-of-the-art in the controlled reproduction of Eurasian perch and other freshwater percid species.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319493756
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 12/27/2016
Series: SpringerBriefs in Environmental Science
Edition description: 1st ed. 2017
Pages: 102
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.01(d)

About the Author

Dr. Daniel Żarski, Department of Lake and River Fisheries, University of Warmia and Mazury in

Olsztyn, Poland

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.- 2. Harvest, transport of spawners, prophylaxis.- 3. Hatchery

manipulation and broodstock selection.- 4. Determination of maturity stages of oocytes

5. Stimulation of ovulation and spermiation.- 6. Collection of gametes.- 7. Short- and

long-term storage of gametes.- 8. Evaluation of gamete quality.- 9. In vitro fertilization

10. Incubation and hatching.- 11. Advanced spawning (out-of the season spawning).-

Appendix 1.- Appendix 2.

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