alexa Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus - A Choice of Aqua Farming | OMICS International
ISSN: 2155-9546
Journal of Aquaculture Research & Development

Like us on:

Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700+ peer reviewed, Open Access Journals that operates with the help of 50,000+ Editorial Board Members and esteemed reviewers and 1000+ Scientific associations in Medical, Clinical, Pharmaceutical, Engineering, Technology and Management Fields.
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events with over 600+ Conferences, 1200+ Symposiums and 1200+ Workshops on
Medical, Pharma, Engineering, Science, Technology and Business

Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus - A Choice of Aqua Farming

Mauro Lenzi*

Lagoon Ecology and Aquaculture Laboratory (LEALab), Orbetello Pesca Lagunare Company, Italy

*Corresponding Author:
Mauro Lenzi
Lagoon Ecology and Aquaculture Laboratory (LEALab)
Orbetello Pesca Lagunare Company, Italy
Tel: +39 3487 304274
Fax: +39 0564 867572
E-mail: [email protected]

Received date: July 21, 2016; Accepted date: July 22, 2016; Published date: July 25, 2016

Citation: Lenzi M (2016) Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus - A Choice of Aqua Farming. J Aquac Res Development 7: e110. doi:10.4172/2155-9546.1000e110

Copyright: © 2016 Lenzi M. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

Visit for more related articles at Journal of Aquaculture Research & Development

Editor’s note

Aquaculture or aqua farming is growing rapidly as an industry in the modern era, as people are health conscious these days and are further specific about what they consume. Aquaculture involves cultivating freshwater and saltwater populations under controlled conditions. According to FAO, it is the farming of fish, crustaceans, molluscs and aquatic plants. Aquaculture started as early as 6000 BC in Egypt and it is prevalent in Roman and German civilizations also.

The Nile tilapia species is native of Egypt, Israel and Africa and it is further spread to countries like Brazil. Nile fish is reputedly known as mango fish, though it is called as trash fish because of its black colored flesh. This variety is growing widely.

Seagrass Community in the Kei Besar District, Maluku Regency

Researcher Beruat A, et al. meticulously investigated and reported about the four seagrass communities in the study region and the study significantly contributed to the aquatic ecosystem. Some fish species feed on seagrasses and also supports reproduction. It is helpful in trapping sediments by slowing down the water movement, in turn trapping of sediment benefits of corals. This study concludes in line with the report of Decree of the Ministry of Environment No. 200 of 2004.

Increasing Growth of Nile Tilapia and its Antioxidant Activity by Dietary Fructooligosaccharide

An interesting study was conducted by scientist El-Gawad EAA, et al. to investigate the effects on the antioxidant activity, non-specific immunity and growth performance of Nile tilapia by feeding Dietary Fructooligosaccharide. Results were reported to be Serum immunoglobulin M, Nitric oxide and lysozyme activity were significantly increased with dietary FOS. Study concluded with a remark that 2% dietary FOS was the most suitable and beneficial dose for Nile tilapia.

Bacteria Pathogenicity in Tilapia Oreochromis niloticus

Author Huicab-Pech ZG, et al. pedantically investigated the pathogenity against the Nile tilapia. Since this species is a choice of pisciculture or aquaculture in many diverse ecological systems as this species have tolerance to low water quality and disease. Author observed bacterial infections namely Aeromonas spp., Streptococcus spp., Edwardsiella spp. and Francisella spp., in the recent years, which accounts for 15% and 90% of mortality. Hence this article suggests measures for controlling the pathogenicity among Nile tilapia species to enhance the aqua production.

Development in Food and Reproductive Biology of Tire-track Spiny Eel

Tire-track Spiny Eel is also known as zig-zag eel and its scientific name is Mastacembelus armatus is a common fish of Indian subcontinent. Authors Gupta S and Banerjee S reviewed the nutritional value as well as the taste. The article gives consolidated information about the zig-zag eel species on its food, feeding habit and reproductive biology in turn supportive to the fishery and trade.

Select your language of interest to view the total content in your interested language
Post your comment

Share This Article

Article Usage

  • Total views: 8473
  • [From(publication date):
    July-2016 - Jul 22, 2018]
  • Breakdown by view type
  • HTML page views : 8359
  • PDF downloads : 114
 

Post your comment

captcha   Reload  Can't read the image? click here to refresh

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2018-19
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

Agri & Aquaculture Journals

Dr. Krish

[email protected]

+1-702-714-7001Extn: 9040

Biochemistry Journals

Datta A

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Business & Management Journals

Ronald

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Chemistry Journals

Gabriel Shaw

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9040

Clinical Journals

Datta A

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Engineering Journals

James Franklin

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Food & Nutrition Journals

Katie Wilson

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

General Science

Andrea Jason

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9043

Genetics & Molecular Biology Journals

Anna Melissa

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9006

Immunology & Microbiology Journals

David Gorantl

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9014

Materials Science Journals

Rachle Green

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Nursing & Health Care Journals

Stephanie Skinner

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Medical Journals

Nimmi Anna

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9038

Neuroscience & Psychology Journals

Nathan T

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9041

Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals

Ann Jose

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9007

Social & Political Science Journals

Steve Harry

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

 
© 2008- 2018 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
Leave Your Message 24x7