Title: Evaluation of the intensity and efficiency of bleak Alburnus alburnus (L.) feeding in Tajty Lake, Masurian Lakeland, Poland. Comparative analysis of methods


Białokoz, Witold

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Alburnus alburnus feeding in L. Tajty. Methods


Polska Akademia Nauk. Instytut Ekologii


Polish Scientific Publishers

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Pages 163-183 : illustrations ; 24 cm ; Bibliographical references (pages181-183) ; Abstract in Polish


Daily food rations, annual consumption and food utilization for increment of body weight in bleak were determined in a 3-year study. Two simplest methods: of Bajkov and Vinberg, were applied. Moreover, during one 24-h cycle, the daily rations were determined by several other methods based on measurements of the 24-h variation of food content in the alimentary canal; the results were closely similar to those obtained by Bajkov's method. Comparison of the results obtained by the methods of Bajkov and Vinberg showed that according to Bajkov's method annual food consumption was much lower and food utilization for increment of body weight was much higher than those obtained according to Vinberg's method.


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