|EMW id||EMW ref. id||FAO species category||Species||Scientific name||Lower EMW (g)||Upper EMW (g)||Reference indicates lower or upper EMW figure?||EMW Method||Length-weight calculations||*** Fish Size Quote ***||*** Explanatory Notes ***||Country||Link to reference (external site)||Reference document||Reference url||Link to FishBase.org Species Summary (external site)|
|EMW-181||3||Silver barb||Silver barb||Barbonymus gonionotus||100.00||150.00||Both||Weight or weight range||NONE||"Culture of Silver barb (Puntius gonionotus ).|
This is also known to be a short cycled fish with faster growth which attain marketable size in 4-6 months was introduced to Bangladesh in 1977 from Thailand... The culture technology is so simple that by feeding only rice bran at the rate of 5-6% of standing crop, the fish attains harvestable size of 100-150 g within 3-5 months."
|From fishbase.org, Puntius gonionotus is a synonym for Barbonymus gonionotus ||Bangladesh ||More info.||Appropriate Technologies for Sustainable and Environmentally Compatible Aquaculture Development in Bangladesh.|
Dr. M.A. Mazid and Mr. M.G.M. Alam
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