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Molluscs & Miscellaneous: Feed & Nutrition

Feeding protocols

Feeding Ecology of an Abalone, Haliotis discus hannai, in Their Early Life Stages
An understanding of the abalone feeding ecology in the early life stages is considered important for the improvement of rearing techniques in abalone hatcheries. This article will review studies on the feeding ecology in the early life stages of H. discus hannai with a focus on the feeding transitions associated with the development of the digestive ability...Read more.    
Lipid Enrichment of Eastern Oyster Broodstock Using Commercially Available Emulsions
There have been many laboratory-made lipid emulsions used to enrich larval finfish prey such as brine shrimp and rotifers, as well as bivalve broodstock, larvae and post set. However, these emulsions can be time consuming to prepare and often lack shelf life, requiring daily preparation. A few commercial lipid emulsions and powders are readily available at a reasonable cost from many aquaculture suppliers...Read More