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The Use of Natural Zeolite (Clinoptilolite) in Gilthead Sea Bream (Sparus aurata) Culture

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The Use of Natural Zeolite (Clinoptilolite) in Gilthead Sea Bream (Sparus aurata) Culture

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In this study, it was aimed to investigate the applicability of zeolite (clinoptilolite) on gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) culture. In the first experiment, effects of diets containing 0%, 1%, 2%, 3% and 4% dietary zeolite on growth, whole body composition, nutrient digestibility and utilization performance, waste excretion, some blood parameters and the intestine morphology, accumulation of heavy metals in liver and fillet of sea bream. At the end of the experiment, 3% zeolite level gave th...

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Mahir Kanyılmaz


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gilthead sea bream, zeolite, growth, blood, nitrogen

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This resource is licensed under the license(CC-BY-NC-ND) Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported

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