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Environmental influences on the sex of cultured marine flatfish - FC0901

Description
Summary Objectives:-
Examine the causes of observed male domination among cultured Dover sole and turbot and assess the relative importance of environmental influences during early development on subsequent sex ratios.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Support strategic research that will allow advice to be given on best larval rearing practices, contributing to the development of a viable and sustainable aquaculture industry.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Environmental influences on the sex of cultured marine flatfish   (450k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1998

To: 2002

Cost: £422,949
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Finfish              
Fish Farming              
Fisheries              
Flatfish              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture