Growth rates and survival of western rock lobster (Panulirus cygnus) at two temperatures (ambient and 23 °C) and two feeding frequencies

@inproceedings{Johnston2008GrowthRA,
  title={Growth rates and survival of western rock lobster (Panulirus cygnus) at two temperatures (ambient and 23 °C) and two feeding frequencies},
  author={Danielle Johnston and Roy Melville-Smith and Blair Hendriks and Bruce Frank Phillips},
  year={2008}
}
Wild caught post-pueruli, year one and year two post settlement juvenile western rock lobster, Panulirus cygnus, were held at ambient temperatures (15.6C to 23.1C; mean 20 19.0 ± 0.07C) or at 23C, and fed the same ration of a formulated pellet diet either once per night, or 3 times per night, over 12 months, to determine whether elevated temperatures and multiple feeds per night would stimulate growth through increased metabolism and feed utilisation without significant negative impacts on… CONTINUE READING
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