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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-301Black carpBlack carpMylopharyngodon piceus3,000.003,000.00BothWeight or weight rangeNONE"The marketable size of grass carp and black carp (Mylopharyngodon piceus) is above 3 000 g in the region of the low reaches of the Changjiang River."Market size is taken to be 3 kg China (low reaches of the Changjiang River)More info.Chen, J., Guang, C., Xu, H., Chen, Z., Xu, P., Yan, X., Wang, Y. and Liu, J.
A review of cage and pen aquaculture: China. In M. Halwart, D. Soto and J.R. Arthur (eds). Cage aquaculture - Regional reviews
and global overview, pp. 50-68. FAO Fisheries Technical Paper. No. 498. Rome, FAO. 2007. 241 pp.
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