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Screen 4: Reference data detail for: EMW-129 (reference id: 3 )

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EMW idEMW ref. idFAO species categorySpeciesScientific nameLower EMW (g)Upper EMW (g)Reference indicates lower or upper EMW figure?EMW MethodLength-weight calculations*** Fish Size Quote ****** Explanatory Notes ***CountryLink to reference (external site)Reference documentReference urlLink to FishBase.org Species Summary (external site)
EMW-1293Nile tilapiaNile tilapiaOreochromis niloticus350.00350.00BothWeight or weight rangeNONEP199. "Oreochromis niloticus is not indigenous in Zambia, having been introduced in the 1980s for fish farming...
Juveniles are transferred to the cages from pond sites, where they are on-grown to market size of around 350 g."
Data from this reference document has been used for the following ref ids pertaining to this EMW: 1,2,3,4.ZambiaMore info."Cage aquaculture: regional reviews and global overview". FAO fisheries Technical Paper 498. Edited by Matthias Halwart, Doris Soto, J. Richard Arthur. FAO 2007.More infoMore info.

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