Diet, growth and recruitment of wild zebrafish in Bangladesh
Abstract:The diet of zebrafish Danio rerio in Bangladesh consisted primarily of zooplankton and insects. Zebrafish was an annual species, with the main period of reproduction commencing just before the onset of the monsoon season. Growth rates varied with age and season, with the period of most rapid growth in early life during the monsoon months.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Fisheries Management, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh 2202, Bangladesh 2: Department of Biology, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH, U.K.
Publication date: July 1, 2007