Retention of Panjet-applied alcian blue by cyprinids
Abstract:Panjet-applied alcian blue did not produce a reliable long-term (> 5 months) mark. Average time to mark loss was 9·5 months for chub Leuciscus cephalus, 6·0 months for dace Leuciscus leuciscus and 11·1 months for roach Rutilus rutilus. Growth rate did not influence retention.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: University of Hull International Fisheries Institute, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, U.K. 2: School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Durham, Durham, DH1 3LE, U.K.
Publication date: 2010-03-01