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A freshwater fish used as an experimental organism and for food. This genus of the family cichlidae inhabits central and south america (one species extends north into texas), west indies, africa, madagascar, syria, and coastal india.

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Freshwater species - sterility techniques

... forums that discusses this topic(sterility) specifically. I have read some info on the use of pawpaw seeds as inducement to sterility in Nile tilapia but do not know where I could direct my enquiries to. Thank you in advance. Sincerely, Loiusa L

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by loiusa
Tue Sep 19, 2006 8:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Freshwater species - sterility techniques
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it's B - allopatric speciation occurs due to geograhpical isolation (barriers) like the speciation of tilapia fish in lake turkana in kenya due to the lake drying up and separating the original group into three. A is speciation between two groups in the same environment due ...

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by d00d
Sun Apr 23, 2006 5:46 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: imbreeding
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... for my Bioengineering class. I have been researching and found that the best combination of creating a biological filter is a type of lettuce and Tilapia. Problem is the cost of Tilapia is alittle to much and alittle to large for the size tank I'm planning on using. I was hoping for suggestions ...

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by kigh
Wed Mar 15, 2006 3:47 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Aquaponics
Replies: 6
Views: 6634

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