Aquaculture International

, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp 90–93 | Cite as

Feeding in darkness eliminates density-dependent growth suppression in Arctic charr

  • Even H. Jørgensen
  • Malcolm Jobling
Short Communication

Keywords

Arctic charr Feeding Growth Social interactions 

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© Chapman & Hall 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Even H. Jørgensen
    • 1
  • Malcolm Jobling
    • 1
  1. 1.Norwegian College of Fishery ScienceUniversity of TromsøTromsøNorway

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