Recent Submissions

  • Development of a brood stock of the jumbo tiger prawn, Penaeus monodon Fabricius 

    Santiago Jr., Alfredo C.; Rodriguez, Luis; Mateo, Rodolfo; Obregon, Rene (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1976)
    The full-scale cultivation of sugpo, P. monodon Fabricius, could only be realized if there is an assurance of continuous supply of fry. Obviously, a steady supply will depend largely on the availability of spawners. In ...
  • A study on the milkfish fry fishing gears in Panay Island, Philippines 

    Kumagai, Shigeru; Bagarinao, Teodora; Unggui, Abdul S. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1980)
    This study was conducted to obtain information for evaluating the present fry fishing practices and for understanding the behaviour of the fry. A description of the milkfish, Chanos chanos, fry fishing gears is presented. ...
  • Traditional devices and gear for collecting fry of "sugpo" giant tiger prawn, Penaeus monodon in the Philippines 

    Motoh, Hiroshi (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1980)
    Eight typical devices and gears for catching the wild fry of the giant tiger prawn, Penaeus monodon, locally called sugpo are described and illustrated. There are three stationary ones vis. fry lure, fry filter net and set ...
  • Weather observation at Tigbauan, Iloilo, Philippines from 1977 to 1980 

    Motoh, Hiroshi; Solis, Noel; Caligdong, Edna; Gelangre, Milagros; Boblo, Fely (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1981)
    The observations include: (1) air and sea water temperatures; (2) cloud cover; (3) rainfall; (4) wind direction and speed; (5) salinity; (6) sea wave condition.
  • An annotated list of scientific and english common names of commercially important penaeid prawns and shrimps 

    Motoh, Hiroshi (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1977)
    There are 318 species of penaeid shrimps (Family Penaeidae) recorded in the world, of which about 80 species are placed under exploitation in fishing industry and/or cultivated artificially. The species under the genus ...
  • A guide to induced spawning and larval rearing of milkfish Chanos chanos (Forsskal) 

    Juario, Jesus V.; Duray, Marietta N. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center; International Development Research Centre, 1983)
    The techniques for the artificial propagation of milkfish (Chanos chanos ) developed at SEAFDEC are presented. These include: 1) capture and transport of spawners; 2) determination of sex and weight and maturity of fish; ...
  • Artificial fertilization of eggs and early development of the milkfish Chanos chanos (Forskal) 

    Chaudhuri, Hiralal; Juario, Jesus V.; Primavera, Jurgenne H.; Mateo, Rodolfo; Samson, R.; Cruz, Erlinda R.; Jarabejo, Elizalde O.; Canto Jr., Jose T. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1977)
    Hydrated eggs obtained from a female milkfish were artificially fertilized with the milt collected from a male injected with acetone-dried pituitaries of salmon. The fertilized eggs (1.1 to 1.25 mm in diameter) developed ...
  • Breeding and larval rearing of the milkfish Chanos chanos (Pisces: Chanidae) 

    Vanstone, W.E.; Tiro, L.B. Jr.; Villaluz, Antonio C.; Ramsingh, D.C.; Kumagai, S.; Dulduco, P.J.; Barnes, M.M.L.; Dueñas, C.E. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1977)
    Two sexually maturing female milkfish were captured in April 1977 and induced to spawn by means of acetone-dried Pacific salmon pituitary powder. The eggs were fertilized and incubated and the resultant young reared to ...
  • Studies on the fisheries biology of the giant tiger prawn, Penaeus monodon in the Philippines 

    Motoh, Hiroshi (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1981)
    The present study was carried out primarily by means of field surveys and secondarily by laboratory and pond experiments to reveal the fisheries biology of the giant tiger prawn, Penaeus monodon Fabricius, in the Philippines ...
  • Milkfish fry and fingerling industry of the Philippines: methods and practices 

    Villaluz, Antonio C.; Villaver, William R.; Salde, Ruby J. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center; International Development Research Centre, 1983)
    Milkfish fry catch from Philippine waters can still be increased. Intensified collections in traditional fry grounds and exploitation of new areas may lead to a reduction of adult stock and the possible collapse of the ...
  • A guide to the establishment and maintenance of milkfish broodstock 

    Marte, Clarissa L.; Quinitio, Gerald F.; Garcia, Luis Ma. B.; Lacanilao, Flor J. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development, 1984)
    The manual describes methods used at the SEAFDEC Aquaculture Department in order to establish milkfish broodstock. It is presented under the following major section headings: Establishing broodstock farms; Farms for rearing ...
  • A guide to induced spawning and larval rearing of milkfish Chanos chanos (Forsskal) 

    Juario, Jesus V.; Duray, Marietta N. (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center; International Development Research Centre, 1982)
    The techniques for the artificial propagation of milkfish (Chanos chanos ) developed at SEAFDEC are presented. These include: 1) capture and transport of spawners; 2) determination of sex and weight and maturity of fish; ...
  • Fishing gear for prawn and shrimp used in the Philippines today 

    Motoh, Hiroshi (Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, 1980)
    This paper describes various types of shrimping and prawning gear and devices, most of which have been traditionally used in the Philippines, with some ecological notes. This study provides basic information on prawn culture ...