Summary: Using the latest research in fish nutrition, this volume revises and combines the 1981 edition on coldwater fish and the 1983 edition on warmwater fish and shellfish. In addition to updating requirements for energy, protein, minerals, and vitamins, this book provides, for the first time, summary tables on nutrient requirements of a variety of fish species, including channel catfish, rainbow trout, Pacific salmon, carp, and tilapia. Tabular data on amino acid requir
ements of 11 species are also included. Shellfish are not included in this edition because of lack of scientific information.
Summary: Using the latest research in fish nutrition, this volume revises and combines the 1981 edition on coldwater fish and the 1983 edition on warmwater fish and shellfish. In addition to updating requirements for energy, protein, minerals, and vitamins, this book provides, for the first time, summary tables on nutrient requirements of a variety of fish species, including channel catfish, rainbow trout, Pacific salmon, carp, and tilapia. Tabular data on amino acid requirements of 11 species are also included. Shellfish are not included in this edition because of lack of scientific information. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:93 Cover: Paperback Publisher:National Academy Press Published: 01/01/1993 International: No
"This will have value on the shelf of everyone who has any interest at all in fish nutrition."
--Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
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Energy Protein and Amino Acids Lipids Carbohydrates Minerals Vitamins
OTHER DIETARY COMPONENTS
Water Fiber Hormones Antibiotics Antioxidants Pigments Pellet Binders Feeding Stimulants
ANTINUTRIENTS AND ADVENTITIOUS TOXINS
Antinutrients Present in Feedstuffs Natural Contaminants of Feedstuffs Heavy Metals Pesticides
DIGESTIBILITY AND ABSORPTION
Methods of Digestibility Determination Factors Affecting Digestibility Nutrient Digestibility
DIET FORMULATION AND PROCESSING
Use of Nutrient Requirement Data Formulating Fish Diets Commercial Diet Ingredients Quality of Ingredients Feed Processing Natural Ingredient Reference Diets Purified Research Diets
Feeding Larval Fish Channel Catfish Tilapia Striped Bass and Hybrid Bass Rainbow Trout Pacific Salmon Atlantic Salmon
Nutrient Requirements Table Composition Of Feed Ingredients References Appendix Authors Index
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