By Constanze Pietsch, Philipp Hirsch

Carp are the spine of a starting to be aquaculture undefined. They facilitate clinical development as a version species in laboratories, reason difficulty for atmosphere managers as an invasive species, and mesmerize anglers as great video game. moreover, decorative koi carp fascinate pastime breeders. Biology and Ecology of Carp covers these types of points of this freshwater fish.

Informative and interesting contributions from well known specialists overview the present kingdom of analysis on carp and current their unique findings. 13 cross-linked chapters supply an exhaustive but simply obtainable treatise explorinig:

  • Carp aquaculture
  • Natural and synthetic reproduction
  • Feeding and growth
  • Ecosystem results of carp
  • Effects of illness brokers and poisonous ingredients on carp

Color illustrations and infoboxes aid readers navigate technical phrases and complicated innovations, explaining how carp have interaction with their traditional and synthetic environments. This publication is acceptable for everybody attracted to carp―from students to anglers.

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2010) or using F2 populations derived from a cross between Chinese Purse red common carp and Xingguo red common carp (Wang et al. 2012c). nlm. gov/genbank/; last accession date: 25 July 2013). Only the sequences from a putative Taiwanese strain (Chang et al. 1994, GenBank ID: X61010), a Japanese Lake Biwa wild carp (Mabuchi et al. 2006, GenBank ID: AP009047) and a Chinese Oujiang colour carp (Wang et al. 2013, GenBank ID: JX188253) had been published. The remaining five sequences are unpublished direct submissions by Hu et al.

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