Improvement of Growth and Survival of the Juvenile Walking Catfish, Clarias batrachus (L.) (Siluriformes: Clariidae) Fed on Probiotics Encapsulated and Ascorbic Acid Enriched Chironomid Larvae (Diptera: Chironomidae)


Effects of probiotics encapsulated and ascorbic acid enriched chironomid midge larvae as live feed on growth and survival of 12 day old Clarias batrachus juveniles (average weight 0.4 ± 0.06 g) were observed with feeding experiment for four weeks. Presumptive probiotic strains Bacillus aryabhattai KP784311, B. flexus KR809411, and B. cereus KR809412 were… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12595-017-0236-9


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