Screen 4: Reference data detail for: EMW-57 (reference id: 4 )

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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-574Common carpCommon carpCyprinus carpio150.00250.00BothTypical or common (or "frequent") weightNONEHarvest weight is usually between 1 and 2.5 kg, and is reached in 2 to 4 years in European temperate climatic conditions. In tropical countries, production cycles are often much shorter, with fish harvested at much smaller sizes (150-250g) after just a few months of ongrowing.Cyprinus Carpio L. .

Data from this reference document has been used for the following ref ids pertaining to this EMW: 3 & 4.
tropical countriesMore info.AQUA BREEDING Review on Breeding and Reproduction of European aquaculture speciesMore infoMore info.

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