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Haematological reference ranges of cultured Clarias gariepinus in the Lower Benue River Basin, Nigeria
Blood samples were collected from 170 cultured African sharptooth catfish (Clarias gariepinus) to establish haematological baseline values of this important tropical pisciculture fish species in theExpand
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Intraspecific morphological variation between cultured and wild Clarias gariepinus (Burchell) (Clariidae, Siluriformes)
Abstract This study was designed to evaluate morphological differences between cultured and wild African catfish, Clarias gariepinus (Burchell). Fish samples were collected from the lower Benue RiverExpand
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Effects of Photoperiod on the Haematological Parameters of Clarias Gariepinus Fingerlings Reared in Water Recirculatory System
Haematological analyses has been routinely used in determining the physiological state of animals and known to be affected by different environmental factors, the present study was therefore designedExpand
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Morphological and parasitological variations of African lungfish, Protopterus annectens in dry and rainy seasons
This study was carried out to determine the seasonal morphological and parasitological variations of African Lung fish ( Protopterus annectens ) from Upper River Benue, Nigeria. Twenty specimens eachExpand
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Study of dry season zooplankton of Lower River Benue at Makurdi, Nigeria.
This study was designed to determine how various anthropogenic stressors impact the water body and the effect of stressors on the abundance and diversity of the zooplankton population at theExpand
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ACUTE TOXICITY TEST IN AQUACULTURE: A REVIEW
Acute toxicity test involves estimation of LC50 or LD50 which is the concentration or dose which proved to be lethal causing death to 50% of the tested organisms. This article reviews the methodsExpand
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Relationship Between Somatic, Gonadal Characteristics and Semen Quality in The Male African Catfish Clarias Gariepinus Broodstock
Testes quality assessment of African Catfish broodstock was investigated using fifteen male broodstocks of Clarias gariepinus with mean weight of 570.8 g + 2.04. Testes were removed and weighed andExpand
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Behavioural Responses of Heterobranchus longifilis Juveniles. Val (Pisces: 1840) Exposed to Freeze-dried Bark Extract of Tephrosia vogelii as an Anaesthetic
were selected randomly for both control and treatment groups. Each treatment fish was weighed and injected intramuscularly 0.05ml of the extract at concentrations of 0.01, 0.02, 0.03, 0.04, 0.05 andExpand
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Physicochemical Parameters, Microbiological Water Quality and Fish Abundance in Flooded Areas of Lokoja, Nigeria
This study evaluated the physicochemical and microbial water quality as well as abundance of fish fauna in the flooded area of Lokoja Metropolis (Kogi State, Nigeria) resulting from the flooding ofExpand
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Performance of Clarias gariepinus Fed Dried Brewer's Yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) Slurry in Replacement for Soybean Meal
Following disparity of earlier results, this study tested the performance of African catfish Clarias gariepinus fed dried brewer's yeast slurry meal (DBYM) based diets. Fingerlings of C. gariepinusExpand
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