The Biology and Management of Size Variation

Ilan Karplus, Amir Sagi

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26 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFreshwater Prawns
Subtitle of host publicationBiology and Farming
EditorsMichael Bernard New , Wagner Cotroni Valenti , James H. Tidwell , Louis R. D'Abramo , Methil Narayanan Kutty
Number of pages30
ISBN (Print)9781405148610
StatePublished - 4 Sep 2009


  • Biological significance of size variation
  • Commercial significance and size variation management
  • Growth controlling variation factors
  • Growth enhancement of OC males-'leapfrog' growth pattern
  • Macrobrachium rosenbergii culture-biology and management of size variation
  • Male morphotypes
  • Monosex culture and sex reversal
  • Ontogeny and development
  • Sexual differentiation in crustaceans
  • Structure of mature populations

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (all)
  • Engineering (all)

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