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Effects of temperature and delayed initial feeding on the growth of Malabar grouper (Epinephelus malabaricus) larvae
Abstract This study investigated the impact of delayed initial feeding on the growth and survival of early stage Malabar grouper Epinephelus malabaricus larvae in relation to the absorption ofExpand
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Effect of temperature on survival and developmental period of coconut crab (Birgus latro) larvae reared in the laboratory
Abstract Populations of the coconut crab, Birgus latro , have been severely depleted on most inhabited islands throughout Indo-Pacific regions because of overharvesting and environmental degradation.Expand
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Diurnal variation of tryptic activity in larval stage and development of proteolytic enzyme activities of malabar grouper (Epinephelus malabaricus) after hatching
Abstract Diurnal variation in tryptic activity and developmental changes in proteolytic enzyme activities of malabar grouper larvae ( Epinephelus malabaricus ) were examined. Five different groupsExpand
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Starvation of Artemia in larval rearing water affects post-larval survival and morphology of the swimming crab, Portunus trituberculatus (Brachyura, Portunidae)
Abstract Survival of the swimming crab, Portunus trituberculatus , during the post-larval period from the megalopal to the first crab stage was low compared with successive larval stages in seedExpand
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A review of seed production and stock enhancement for commercially important portunid crabs in Japan
We reviewed the present status of seed production for stock enhancement and evaluated the impact of stocking on commercial catches in Japan, of portunid crabs particularly Portunus trituberculatusExpand
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Genetic Diversity and Demographic History of the Terrestrial Hermit Crabs Birgus Latro and Coenobita Brevimanus in the North-Western Pacific Region
We evaluated the genetic diversity and demographic history of the terrestrial hermit crabs Birgus latro and Coenobita brevimanus using mtDNA COI sequence data (573 bp). Tissue samples from 163Expand
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Variations in larval morphology and their relationships to survival during mass seed production by the swimming crab, Portunus trituberculatus (Brachyura, Portunidae)
Abstract The aim of this study was to clarify the underlying cause of the mass mortality that occurs during seed production by the swimming crab, Portunus trituberculatus, an important fisheries andExpand
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Evaluation of the effects of probiotics in controlling bacterial necrosis symptoms in larvae of the mud crab Scylla serrata during mass seed production
We aimed to evaluate the practicability of probiotics in controlling larval necrosis symptoms and mass mortality occurred during seed production of the mud crab Scylla serrata. We targeted aExpand
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Species Composition, Reproduction, and Body Size of Mud Crabs, Scylla spp., Caught in Urado Bay, Japan
ABSTRACT Species composition, reproduction and body size of mud crabs, genus Scylla de Haan, 1833, were investigated using gill nets from October 2008 to October 2009 in Urado Bay, Japan. Three mudExpand
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Effects of co‐supply ratios of swimming crab Portunus trituberculatus zoeae and Artemia on survival and growth of East Asian common octopus Octopus sinensis paralarvae under an upwelling culture
Despite recent advances in culture technology for East Asian common octopus Octopus sinensis paralarvae using upwelling systems, securing suitable feed for the paralarvae is an unresolved issue. TheExpand
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