model for estimating the growth of cultured rainbow trout (Salmo gairdneri Richardson)
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model for estimating the growth of cultured rainbow trout (Salmo gairdneri Richardson) by M. H. Papst

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Published by Western Region, Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans in Winnipeg, Man .
Written in English


  • Fishes -- Growth -- Mathematical models.,
  • Rainbow trout -- Growth -- Mathematical models.

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Statementby M.H. Papst, G.B. Ayles and S. Uraiwan.
SeriesCanadian technical report of fisheries and aquatic sciences -- 1088
ContributionsUraiwan, S., Ayles, G. B. 1945-, Canada. Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans. Western Region.
LC ClassificationsSH"223"C35"no.1088
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Paginationiv, 10 p :
Number of Pages10
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Open LibraryOL20962405M

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