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Title: Precocious female maturation in seacage populations of European Seabass (Dicentrarchus Labrax) in Cyprus
Authors: Brown, Cameron 
Miltiadou, Despoina 
Anastasiades, G. 
Keywords: Dicentrarchus Labrax;European seabass;Maturation
Category: Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries
Field: Agricultural Sciences
Issue Date: 2014
Source: Aquaculture Europe 2014, October 14-17, San Sebastian, Spain
Abstract: The potential for the release of fish from aquaculture through spawning in seacages has already been noted for species such as cod and gilthead seabream. Precocious maturation of European seabass females has been noted in harvested fish in Cyprus. This study aims at quantifying the number of precocious females found in a typical seacage. The results indicate that under certain circumstances, European seabass are capable of reaching maturation and spawning within the normal residency period of seacages (18 months). Females of all size classes (from 350-1300g) were found with mature eggs and thus considered capable of spawning.
URI: http://ktisis.cut.ac.cy/handle/10488/10569
Type: Conference Papers
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