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By Kenneth L. Gosner

Greater than 1,000 illustrations, prepared based on visible similarities, express plant and animal species of the Atlantic Coast from the Bay of Fundy to Cape Hatteras. This consultant comprises info on tips to find each one species by means of geographic variety, tidal variety, tidal point, season, topography, and weather.

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These pipes are placed 15 cm above the bottom to maintain a steady flow of water at the entire column of water and a flow rate of 30–50 L/min is maintained by adjusting the screw valve. 5 6 Chapter 1 Eco-Hatchery for Fish Breeding of Carps in Captivity Nowadays, fish breeders have rejected the concept of conducting breeding operations in a breeding pool to avoid the involvement of huge amounts of water, although some are of the opinion that the central sloping prevents a thorough mixing of all eggs with milt and this reduces the fertilization rate.

The supernatant fluid in which GTH hormone exists in dissolved form is decanted from the centrifuge tube and used for injection. 5 mL in any case. 1). In carp, the secondary sexual characteristics are not very prominent and conspicuous, by which the sexes of the race can be distinctly identified. 4 (A) In-field homogenization just before induction. (B) Inner view of electrically operated field centrifuge showing four holders for holding centrifuge tubes and for centrifugation. both sexes of carp can, however, be used as a key to identification of sex.

In India, both the intramuscular and intraperitoneal injections have been experimented on in pituitary breeding, but the former method has been found to be more effective and easier to follow. Intramuscular 25 26 Chapter 2 Reproductive Cycle, Maturation, and Spawning injections are usually administered on the caudal peduncle (Fig. 9) or on the shoulder region. The injection should be given in a lateral line between the dorsal fin and on the dorsolateral side. If more than one injection is to be administered, it is better to give the second injection on the opposite side to the first injection.

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