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Scaling of body-shape quality in reared gilthead seabream Sparus aurata L. Consumer preference assessment, wild standard and variability in reared phenotype
In this study, a scale of quality for the body shape of Gilthead seabream was developed. For this purpose, a questionnaire survey was carried out to study the preferences of consumers for the bodyExpand
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The development of contemporary European sea bass larvae (Dicentrarchus labrax) is not affected by projected ocean acidification scenarios
Ocean acidification is a recognized consequence of anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2) emission in the atmosphere. Despite its threat to marine ecosystems, little is presently known about the capacityExpand
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Saddleback syndrome in European sea bass Dicentrarchus labrax (Linnaeus, 1758): anatomy, ontogeny and correlation with lateral-line, anal and pelvic fin abnormalities.
This study focused on the anatomy and ontogeny of saddleback syndrome (SBS) in reared European sea bass. The abnormality was detected at an unusually high frequency (12-94%) during a routine qualityExpand
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Genetic parameters of the upper-jaw abnormalities in Gilthead seabream Sparus aurata
Abstract The development of skeletal abnormalities is a frequent problem of quality in finfish hatcheries, resulting from unfavourable environmental conditions, often under the control of geneticExpand
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Recovery of haemal lordosis in Gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata L.)
Haemal lordosis is a frequent abnormality of the vertebral column. It has been recorded to develop in different finfish species, during the hatchery rearing phase. Under certain conditions, thisExpand
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Exercise induced lordosis in zebrafish Danio rerio (Hamilton, 1822).
The anabolic effect of exercise on muscles and bones is well documented. In teleost fish exercise has been shown to accelerate skeletogenesis, to increase the bone volume, and to change the shape ofExpand
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