Food and feeding habits of Clarias mossambicus from four areas in the Lake Victoria basin, East Africa

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The food and feeding habits of Clarias mossambicus in four habitat types in the northern Lake Victoria basin were studied. The importance of certain food types to this species varies from area to area. In the lake, rivers and swamps, C. mossambicus fed mainly on fish, particularly Haplochromis species. In the sewage ponds, Crustacea and insects were the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00001663

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