Calado, Ricardo ; Ike Olivotto, Miquel Planas Oliver & G. Joan Holt (editors)
Title Marine Ornamental Species Aquaculture
0470673907 / 9780470673904
Inventory number 979776
2017. 26cm. Pp.712. Colour photos, figures. Hardbound.
Collects into a single work the most up-to-date information currently available on the aquaculture of marine ornamental species. Includes the contributions of more than 50 leading scientists and experts on different topics relevant for the aquaculture of the most emblematic groups of organisms traded for reef aquariums. From clownfish, to angelfish, tangs and seahorses, as well as corals, anemones, shrimps, giant clams and several other reef organisms, all issues related with the husbandry, breeding, and trade are addressed, with explanatory schemes and illustrations being used to help in understanding the most complex topics addressed.
Marine Ornamental Species Aquaculture is a key reference for scientists and academics in research institutes and universities, public and private aquaria, as well as for hobbyists. Entrepreneurs will also find this book an important resource, as the culture of marine ornamental species is analyzed from a business oriented perspective, highlighting the risks and opportunities of commercial scale aquaculture of marine ornamentals.
9780470673904. Marine Ornamental Species Aquaculture