Feeding, Starvation and Weight Changes of Early Fish Larvae

  • N. Ishibashi


The present study concerns weight changes, first feeding, and early starvation in the larvae of Tilagia sparmanii A. Smith, a tropical freshwater fish with attached eggs, and in Paralichthys olivaceus (Temmik et Schlegel), a common marine flatfish in Japan, with discrete pelagic eggs. Such studies are of importance when investigating survival and growth of fish larvae.


Rainbow Trout Fish Larva Chloride Cell Unfed Larva Pacific Sardine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Ishibashi
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  1. 1.Fisheries Resources Research Laboratory TokyoUniversity of FisheriesMinatoku, TokyoJapan

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