Screen 4: Reference data detail for: EMW-229 (reference id: 2 )

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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 Species Summary (external site)
EMW-2292Wuchang breamWuchang breamMegalobrama amblycephala500.00500.00BothWeight or weight rangeNONEThe Hangzhou Experimental Centre of Aquatic Products (Zhejiang) is carrying out experiments on intensive fish culture in floating cages, in a tributary of the Qiantang Jiang...Carp polyculture (grass, silver, bighead, common carps) is practised in combination with Wuchang bream and Sarotherodon mossambicus. The fish are fed on fodder and rice bran or wheat bran granules....After ten months rearing, food-fish of variable individual weights are harvested: tilapia 100?250 g; Wuchang bream 500 g; grass carp 1?1.5 kg; other carps 0.5?1 kg.ChinaMore info.Freshwater aquaculture development in China

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