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Strategies for tilapia seed production

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Tilapias: Biology and Exploitation

Part of the book series: Fish and Fisheries Series ((FIFI,volume 25))

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Tilapias stand alone among the important cultured fish in their singular ability to breed without any special inducement or modification to their environment. But an analysis of the global status of cultured tilapias suggests that the lack of an effective strategy for seed production can both weaken efforts to support current farmers raising tilapias and jeopardize successful adoption of improved systems and strains.

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Little, D.C., Hulata, G. (2000). Strategies for tilapia seed production. In: Beveridge, M.C.M., McAndrew, B.J. (eds) Tilapias: Biology and Exploitation. Fish and Fisheries Series, vol 25. Springer, Dordrecht. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-011-4008-9_8

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