S.No Salinity (ppt) Initial weight (g) Final weight (g) Days Weight gain Survival rate
(g) (%)
1 20 65.6 ± 1.52 112.3 ± 2.8b 15.0 ± 1.0a 46.7 ± 1.20c 100
2 25 61.6 ± 2.05 112.0 ± 2.62b 14.6 ± 0.58a 50.4 ± 2.18b 100
3 30 63.0 ± 4.02 121.0 ± 3.00a 10.6 ± 0.59b 58.0 ± 3.62a 100
Means with different superscript are statistically different (p<0.05; Duncan’s multiple range test)
Table 1: Weight gain and survival of C.natator reared in different salinities (Values are mean of three values ± SE).