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Chanidae

[′kan·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A monospecific family of teleost fishes in the order Gonorynchiformes which contain the milkfish (Chanos chanos), distinguished by the lack of teeth.
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The lower production milkfish from marine cages was attributed to less supply of fry and fingerlings, as well as the decrease in area harvested because the species were not yet in marketable sizes.
They talked of the proud, old first Filipinos in fish-rich Alaska in the early 1900's who introduced bangus or milkfish to the US and which continues to be popular today.
The abundance of microalgae in gut was 137.30x103, 105.30x103 and 204.14x103 cells/g of gut of Tilapia, milkfish and glassfish, respectively.
Dr David Mirera, the assistant director mariculture at Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI), says rearing prawns and milkfish fingerlings in cages in the sea is key for the development of mariculture.
The report “Aquaculture Market Analysis By Culture Environment (Fresh Water, Marine Water, Brackish Water), By Product (Carps, Crustaceans, Mackerel, Milkfish, Mollusks, Salmon, Sea Bass, Sea Bream, Trout) And Segment Forecasts To 2020,” is available now toGrand View Research customers and can also be purchased directly at http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/aquaculture-market
Species of Tilapia and Milkfish (Chanos chanos) are threatened since they require warmer environment to grow and spawn.
The objective of the present experiment was to assess the suitability of soybean meal supplemented with cell bound phytase as replacement of fish meal for the juvenile milkfish. Milkfish was chosen because it is cultivated widely in Asian countries and has good prospects as an ideal fish for farming in Indian coastal waters.
At Atlantis however, the resident catfish is well fed on a diet of carp, koi, milkfish, squid and shrimp and can grow up to 6 foot or 2 metres in length and over 150lbs or 200kgs.
Alix: I wanted to shoot with a milkfish, but it was very difficult to bring a milkfish to the shoot.
Zheng disclosed that he will visit Taiwan next week to sign a contract with fishermen in southern Taiwan to purchase the famous milkfish. The projected purchase will focus on low-income fish farmers, with the volume totaling 9,000 and set at nine metric tons from each breeder.
Pacific oysters, prawns, milkfish and tilapia will be raised in the fish farm system that consists of two fish ponds and four oyster 'raceways'.
Maritime and Fisheries Minister Freddy Numberi said Indonesian milkfish have been rejected entry to the markets of the European Union and the United States.