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    • Stock assessment of christian crabs (Charybdis feriatus, Linnaeus, 1758) in San Miguel bay 

      Nieves, Plutomeo M.; Olfindo, Nelson R.; Macale, Aldrin Mel (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Assessment of the status of swimming crab fisheries in San Miguel Bay with focus on Christian or Crucifix crab, Charybdis feriatus, was undertaken from November 2011 to January 2013. An analytical length-based fish stock ...
    • Inland fisheries resource enhancement and conservation practices in Myanmar 

      Thein, Htun (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Myanmar has impressive freshwater capture fisheries. Inland freshwater bodies cover 8.1 million ha of which 1.3 million ha are permanent while the rest are seasonally inundated floodplains. There are repeated references ...
    • SEAFDEC/AQD stock enhancement initiatives: release strategies 

      Lebata-Ramos, Ma. Junemie Hazel ORCID; Doyola-Solis, Ellen Flor; Sibonga, Rema ORCID; Sumbing, Joemel; Abroguena, Jeff Bogart; Santillan, August; Dimzon, Mark (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The Aquaculture Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC/AQD) started its Stock Enhancement Program more than a decade ago with the first stock enhancement initiative on the mud crab Scylla ...
    • Estimation of energy budget of sea cucumber, Holothuria scabra, in integrated multi-trophic aquaculture 

      Watanabe, Satoshi; Kodama, Masashi; Orozco, Zenith Gaye A.; Sumbing, Joemel G.; Novilla, Schedar Rose M.; Lebata-Ramos, Ma. Junemie Hazel ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Continuous intensification of aquaculture production has brought about environmental issues associated with eutrophication worldwide. Environmental deterioration such as hypoxia and sulfide production due to water and ...
    • Responsible shrimp culture through ecological approach 

      Tendencia, Eleonor ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Aquaculture is the fastest food-producing sector. It is the farming of aquatic organisms, like crustaceans, fish, molluscs and plants. Culture of aquatic organisms, particularly shrimps, is usually done in earthen ponds ...
    • Milkish: new choice for aquaculture in Thailand 

      Kosawatpat, Prapat (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Milkfish is an economically important fish cultured in many countries in Asia. In Thailand, milkfish culture has not been given much attention and has not as been developed as in the other Asian countries because in the ...
    • First record of Laem-Singh virus in black tiger shrimp (Penaeus monodon) in the Philippines 

      Cruz, Christian Albert M.; dela Cruz, Precious C.; Alcala, Paul Christian D.; Tagle, Florenz Giovanni M.; Santos, Erickson S.; Santos, Mudjekeewis D.; Maningas, Mary Beth B. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Laem-Singh Virus (LSNV), a single-stranded RNA virus that causes growth retardation in Penaeus monodon, is also known as Monodon Slow-Growth Syndrome (MSGS) virus. Black Tiger shrimps afflicted with this virus exhibit ...
    • Growth performance of brackishwater enhanced selected tilapia (BEST) reared in brackishwater ponds 

      Labastida, Anecito V.; Jumawan, Celestina Q.; Abogado, Antonio A.; Palma, Rheino B.; Sabillo, Jerome J. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Tilapia culture contributes greatly to world aquaculture production. Several tilapia strains have been developed locally and one of these has been developed for brackishwater aquaculture. BEST or the Brackishwater Enhanced ...
    • Reproductive biology of christian crabs (Charybdis feriatus, Linnaeus, 1758) in San Miguel Bay, Philippines 

      Nieves, Plutomeo M.; Olfindo, Nelson R.; Macale, Aldrin Mel (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The reproductive biology of Charybdis feriatus was investigated from April 2012 to March 2013 to determine gonad maturity, gonado-somatic index (GSI), fecundity, breeding cycle and size at first maturity. Every month, ...
    • Induced breeding of giant trevally, maliputo (Caranx ignobilis) 

      Mutia, Ma. Theresa M.; Muyot, Frederick B.; Magistrado, Myleen L. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The giant trevally, maliputo (Caranx ignobilis), a highly prized and most popular indigenous migratory fish in Taal Lake, Batangas, Philippines, was induced to spawn using various hormones (to assess hormone efficacy on ...
    • Seed production of the blue swimming crab (Portunus pelagicus) 

      Cabacaba, Nonita S.; Salamida, Jimmy E. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      The blue swimming crab, Portunus pelagicus, is becoming a commercially important species in the Philippines. The expanding export market for crabs has led to intensified collection and has threatened the wild stocks. This ...
    • Post-larval rearing strategies in sandish (Holothuria scabra) culture 

      Nievales, Marie Frances; Sibonga, Rema ORCID; Figurado, Harold (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Various post-larval rearing methods were compared to determine which scheme would give the most yield of newly settled (visible) juvenile stage (> 1mm body length). Five types of postlarval rearing methods were tested: T1- ...
    • Is small-hold tropical aquaculture in a genetic plunge towards extinction? 

      Doyle, Roger W. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Tropical shrimp aquaculture is in a disease-induced crisis of lost production. The response to this crisis currently focuses on microbiology and pathology, quarantine, and transboundary transfer of shrimp. The crisis also ...
    • Good aquaculture practices (GAqP): setting directions for harmonized regional standards - the Philippine experience 

      Matubang, Mark F.; Lopez, Nelson A. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      A milestone process on how Good Aquaculture Practices (GAqP) emanates in Philippine aquaculture and its integration to the ASEAN harmonized standardization efforts is discussed in the paper. The management model, value ...
    • Growth and survival of nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) juveniles fed diets with varying levels of irradiated chitosan 

      Gonzales, Kristine; Corpuz, Mark Nell; Romana-Eguia, Maria Rowena R. ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Chitin is a natural biopolymer and the second most abundant after cellulose. Chitosan, a derivative of chitin which is soluble in acidic aqueous media, is used in many applications like food, cosmetics, biomedical and ...
    • Perceptions on the effects of maritime activities on the Philippine aquatic ecosystem 

      Java, Enrique; Cruz, Teresita; Hernandez, Isidro Yonggue (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Throughout history, humans create an impact on marine ecosystems. May it be positive or negative, such impact is long-term and shapes the overall image of the system. As humanity increases its number, so does the impact ...
    • Development of a simple, rapid, cost-effective diagnostic kit for WSSV 

      Arabit, Pocholo Mari T.; Nicolasora, Amalea Dulcene D.; Go, Patrick Ellis Z.; Caipang, Christopher Marlowe A.; Maningas, Mary Beth B. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Shrimp aquaculture is one of the most important sources of income and livelihood in the Philippines. For the past two decades, the white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) has adversely affected the production of the Philippine ...
    • Larval rearing of silver therapon (Leiopotherapon plumbeus) in outdoor tanks 

      Aya, Frolan ORCID; Nillasca, Vicar Stella N.; Corpuz, Mark Nell C.; Garcia, LM ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Silver therapon (Leiopotherapon plumbeus, Kner 1864), locally known as ayungin, is an important freshwater food fish species found in Laguna de Bay, the largest lake in the Philippines. Its market price is twice that of ...
    • Marine biodiversity at the SEAFDEC/AQD research stations in Iloilo and Guimaras, Philippines 

      Bagarinao, Teodora ORCID (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Species inventories were recently made in and around the research stations of the SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department to facilitate subsequent monitoring. AQD s Tigbauan Main Station (TMS, since 1973) faces the deep open waters ...
    • Modelling the impact of different stress agents on Holothurian immunity 

      Dolmatova, Liudmila S. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 2015)
      Due to dietetic and pharmacological values of many species of sea cucumbers (Holothuroidea, Echinodermata), and depletion of their natural resources, the species of little or no commercial value attract attention as new ...