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Philippine Aquatic Wildlife Rescue and Response Manual Series: Marine Turtles
- 2014 - Marine Wild Fauna Watch of the Philippines, Inc.
This manual addresses the lack of information materials on how to deal with marine turtle encounters in the Philippine seas to ensure that the proper treatment and intervention is provided. The manual also responds to the ...
Infectious diseases of warmwater fish in fresh water
- In PTK Woo, DW Bruno & LHS Lim (Eds.), Diseases and disorders of finfish in cage culture, 2014 - CABI Publishing
This chapter presents the viral, bacterial, pseudofungal and parasitic diseases in cultured warm freshwater fish. Focus is given on the distribution, causative agent, pathology, diagnosis, prevention and control of these diseases.
Embryonic development of the Caridean prawn Macrobrachium mammillodactylus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Palaemonidae)
- Invertebrate Reproduction and Development, 2014 - Taylor & Francis
The freshwater knob-tooth prawn Macrobrachium mammillodactylus is a commercially exploited species in the Philippines. To study the biology of this species, broodstock from the wild was collected, transported to the ...
Protein concentrate of Ulva intestinalis (Chlorophyta, Ulvaceae) could replace soybean meal in the diet of Oreochromis niloticus fry
- Aquaculture, Aquarium, Conservation and Legislation, 2014 - Bioflux
An experiment was conducted to evaluate the effects of replacing soybean meal with the protein concentrate of Ulva intestinalis (UPC) in the diet of juvenile Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus. Four experimental diets ...
Plankton diversity in ballast water of an inter-island passenger-cargo ship calling the Philippine ports
- Asian Journal of Biodiversity, 2014 - Liceo Press
Numerous studies have been conducted on ballast water species composition and diversity in other countries but not in the Philippines. Thus, this study aimed to provide baseline information on the plankton diversity in ...
Biomass yield of Isochrysis galbana (Parke; clone T-ISO) and growth of Brachionus rotundiformis (Tschugunoff) using continuous cultivation method
- Philippine Agricultural Scientist, 2014 - College of Agriculture, University of the Philippines Los Baños
Batch culture of Isochrysis galbana clone T-ISO is difficult due to its unstable biomass production; hence, the effect of continuous cultivation at different dilution rates was investigated to compare its productivity with ...
Nursery and grow-out culture of Asian seabass, Lates calcarifer, in selected countries in Southeast Asia
- In DR Jerry (Ed.), Biology and Culture of Asian Seabass Lates Calcarifer, 2014 - CRC Press
In this chapter, the practices of growing Asian seabass in nursery and grow-out culture systems in selected Southeast Asian countries like the Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia are described.
Molecular cloning and localization of GABAA receptor-associated protein in the rotifer Brachionus plicatilis
- International Review of Hydrobiology, 2014 - Wiley-VCH Verlag
γ-Aminobutyric acid receptor type A-associated protein (GABARAP) and its homologs constitute a protein family found in many eukaryotes from yeast to human, and are known to be involved in intracellular membrane trafficking ...
Euryhaline rotifer Proales similis as initial live food for rearing fish with small mouth
- Aquaculture, 2014 - Elsevier
The SS-type rotifer Brachionus rotundiformis is a common initial food for rearing fish larvae with a small mouth. However, there are commercially important fish species whose mouth sizes are too small to feed on ...
Improved resistance against White Spot Virus (WSV) infection in tiger shrimp, Penaeus monodon by combined supplementation of peptidoglycan and mannan oligosaccharide (MOS)
- Extreme Life, Biospeology and Astrobiology, 2014 - Bioflux Society
An eight-week feeding trial was conducted to evaluate the effects of combined supplementation of peptidoglycan and mannan oligosaccharide (MOS) in tiger shrimp, Penaeus monodon. Tiger shrimp (0.29 ± 0.02 g) were fed diets ...