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The Resource Biology and ecology of carp, Constanze Pietsch, Philipp Hirsch, editors

Biology and ecology of carp, Constanze Pietsch, Philipp Hirsch, editors

Label
Biology and ecology of carp
Title
Biology and ecology of carp
Statement of responsibility
Constanze Pietsch, Philipp Hirsch, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Carp are the backbone of a growing aquaculture industry. They facilitate scientific progress as a model species in laboratories, cause concern for ecosystem managers as an invasive species, and mesmerize anglers as big game. In addition, ornamental koi carp fascinate hobby breeders. Biology and Ecology of Carp covers all these facets of this freshwater fish. Informative and engaging contributions from renowned experts review the current state of research on carp and present their original findings. Thirteen cross-linked chapters provide an exhaustive yet easily accessible treatise explorinig: Carp aquaculture Natural and artificial reproduction Feeding and growth Ecosystem effects of carp Effects of disease agents and toxic substances on carp Color illustrations and infoboxes help readers navigate technical terms and complex concepts, explaining how carp interact with their natural and artificial environments. This book is suitable for everyone interested in carp-from scholars to anglers
Dewey number
597/.482
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Pietsch, Constanze,
  • Hirsch, Philipp
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  • Carp
  • Carp
  • Carp
Label
Biology and ecology of carp, Constanze Pietsch, Philipp Hirsch, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A science publishers book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part 1. Genetics of common carp and koi carp -- part 2. Aquaculture and nutrition of carp -- part 3. Diseases and immune response to carp -- part 4. Ecology -- part 5. Toxicology
Control code
ocn910845357
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781482206654
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)910845357
Label
Biology and ecology of carp, Constanze Pietsch, Philipp Hirsch, editors
Publication
Note
"A science publishers book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part 1. Genetics of common carp and koi carp -- part 2. Aquaculture and nutrition of carp -- part 3. Diseases and immune response to carp -- part 4. Ecology -- part 5. Toxicology
Control code
ocn910845357
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781482206654
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)910845357

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