Initial feeding in migratory brown trout (Salmo trutta L.) alevins

C. Zimmerman, Henrik Mosegaard

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Abstract

Initial feeding of brown trout was investigated under laboratory conditions. Fifty per cent feeding occurred when yolk constituted approximately 31% of total alevin dry weight, and feeding rate was positively correlated to developmental stage. The possible ecological implications of initial feeding are discussed.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Fish Biology
Volume40
Issue number4
Pages (from-to)647-650
ISSN0022-1112
Publication statusPublished - 1992
Externally publishedYes

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