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The Resource Biology and Ecology of Carp

Biology and Ecology of Carp

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Biology and Ecology of Carp
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Biology and Ecology of Carp
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eng
Summary
Carp are the backbone of a growing aquaculture industry. They facilitate scientific progress as a model species in laboratories, cause concern for ecosystem managers as an invasive species, and mesmerize anglers as big game. In addition, ornamental koi carp fascinate hobby breeders. Biology and Ecology of Carp covers all these facets of this freshwater fish. Informative and engaging contributions from renowned experts review the current state of research on carp and present their original findings. Thirteen cross-linked chapters provide an exhaustive yet easily accessible treatise explorinig: Carp aquaculture Natural and artificial reproduction Feeding and growth Ecosystem effects of carp Effects of disease agents and toxic substances on carp Color illustrations and infoboxes help readers navigate technical terms and complex concepts, explaining how carp interact with their natural and artificial environments. This book is suitable for everyone interested in carp-from scholars to anglers
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Biology and Ecology of Carp
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Biology and Ecology of Carp
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Preface -- Contents -- The Editors -- List of Contributors -- Part I: Genetics of Common Carp and Koi Carp -- 1: The Natural History of Common Carp and Common Carp Genetics -- 2: Japanese Ornamental Koi Carp: Origin, Variation and Genetics -- Part II: Aquaculture and Nutrition of Carp -- 3: Carp Aquaculture in Europe and Asia -- 4: Reproduction and First Feeding of Carp -- 5: Chromosome Set Manipulation, Sex Control and Gene Transfer in Common Carp -- 6: Traditional Feeding of Common Carp and Strategies for Replacement of Fish Meal -- Part III: Diseases and Immune Response to Carp -- 7: Disease Agents and Parasites of Carp -- 8: The Carp Immune System and Immune Responses to Pathogens -- Part IV: Ecology -- 9: Feeding Ecology of Carp -- 10: Carp as an Invasive Species -- 11: Recreational Fishing for Carp-Implications for Management and Growth of Carp Populations -- Part V: Toxicology -- 12: Effects of Pesticides on Carp -- 13: Impact of Natural Toxins on Common Carp
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (392 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781482206654
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote

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