Demand-feeding behaviour of sea bass kept in ponds: diel and seasonal patterns, and influences of environmental factors

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Feeding activity was investigated from June to October in a group of 60 sea bass, Dicentrachus labrax. The fish were kept in an earthen pond in a maritime wetland subject to the fluctuations of the natural environment. The fish fed by operating a demand feeder connected to a data logger which recorded each feeding act with a time reference. Meteorological… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00118100

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@article{Anras2004DemandfeedingBO, title={Demand-feeding behaviour of sea bass kept in ponds: diel and seasonal patterns, and influences of environmental factors}, author={Marie-Laure Begout Anras}, journal={Aquaculture International}, year={2004}, volume={3}, pages={186-195} }