Project Details

Marine Ornamentals Phase II: Techniques for Large-Scale Production of Pygmy Angelfish, Year 01

July 1, 2002

LocationFundingInstitutionPrincipal Investigator(s)
Hawaii $100,000 Oceanic Institute C. Laidley
  1. Validate husbandry procedures developed for large-scale production of flame angelfish eggs.
  2. Assess the reproducibility of preliminary mass rearing techniques developed for flame angelfish larvae.
  3. Develop appropriate weaning protocols for juvenile flame angelfish.
  4. Disseminate information on flame angelfish culture techniques and rearing performance.
  5. Optimize culture conditions for zooplankton suitable as prey for marine ornamental fish larvae.


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