Effects of pectoral fin ray removal on Siberian sturgeon Acipenser baerii swimming performance

@article{Nguyen2017EffectsOP,
  title={Effects of pectoral fin ray removal on Siberian sturgeon Acipenser baerii swimming performance},
  author={Phong L. Nguyen and Zachary Jackson and Douglas L. Peterson},
  journal={Fisheries Science},
  year={2017},
  volume={83},
  pages={785-793}
}
Fin ray biopsies are commonly used to age sturgeon, but the effects of fin ray biopsy on Siberian sturgeon Acipenser baerii swimming performance are unknown. Therefore, the effects of two fin ray biopsy methods on swimming performance of hatchery-reared, juvenile Siberian sturgeon were evaluated in this study. Treatment fish were subjected to one of two… CONTINUE READING