I= STUDIES ON THE PROSPECTS OF INTRODUCING AMERICAN CHANNEL CATFISH ICTALURUS PUNCTATUS (RAFINESQUE) IN POND FISH CULTURE SYSTEM OF PAKISTAN
Pakistan Research Repository Home
 

Title of Thesis
STUDIES ON THE PROSPECTS OF INTRODUCING AMERICAN CHANNEL CATFISH ICTALURUS PUNCTATUS (RAFINESQUE) IN POND FISH CULTURE SYSTEM OF PAKISTAN

Author(s)
ABDUL RAB
Institute/University/Department Details
Department of Zoology/ Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi
Session
2008
Subject
Zoology
Number of Pages
244
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
american channel catfish, ictalurus punctatus, rafinesque, pond fish culture, channel catfish industry, carps, feed ingredients, earthen fish ponds

Abstract
No Abstract

Download Full Thesis
1693.26 KB
S. No. Chapter Title of the Chapters Page Size (KB)
1 1 Introduction 1
77.45 KB
2 2 Review Of Literature 9
277.5 KB
  2.1 Overview Of Channel Catfish Industry In USA 9
  2.2 Ancestry Of Channel Catfish 10
  2.3 Introduction Of Channel Catfish To Other Countries 11
  2.4 Biology Of Channel Catfish 13
  2.5 Pond Culture 17
  2.6 Feeding 22
  2.7 Off-Flavor In Channel Catfish 26
  2.8 Polyculture Of Channel Catfish With Carps 28
  2.9 Water Quality 31
  2.10 Diseases 32
3 3 Materials And Methods 38
314.31 KB
  3.1 Study Site 38
  3.2 Transportation, Acclimatization Morphometric Study And Condition Factors (Length -Weight Relationship) Of Channel Catfish 40
  3.3 Artificial Diet Formulation For Channel Catfish From Locally Available Feed Ingredients 46
  3.4 Culture Of Channel Catfish In Earthen Fish Ponds 63
  3.5 Diseases And Their Treatment In Channel Catfish 72
4 4 Results And Discussion 73
715.98 KB
  4.1 Transportation, Acclimatization, Morphometric Study And Condition Factors (Length-Weight Relationship) Of Channel Catfish 73
  4.2 Artificial Diet Formulation For Channel Catfish From Locally Available Indigenous Feed Ingredients 93
  4.3 Culture Of Channel Catfish In Earthen Fish Ponds 131
  4.4 Disease Diagnoses And Their Treatment In Channel Catfish 154
  4.5 Summary Of Results 157
5 5 Discussion And Conclusion 161
44.87 KB
  5.1 Discussion 161
  5.2 Conclusion 164
  6 Literature Cited 166
  6.1 Appendix 193