Yıl 2018, Cilt 1 , Sayı 3, Sayfalar 115 - 126 2018-03-14

FILLETING YIELD, BODY CHARACTERISTICS AND LENGTH WEIGHT RELATIONSHIP OF FOUR FISH SPECIES FROM LOWER RIVER BENUE MAKURDI NIGERIA

Simon İhie IKAPE [1] , Shola Gabriel SOLOMON [2]


Fillet yield, length-weight relationship and condition factor of four commercial fish species including: Protopterus annectens, Labeo coubie, Auchenoglanis occidentalis and Mormyrus rume from lower river Benue Makurdi Nigeria were determined. A total of 600 fish samples were used, 50 individuals regarding each species for the period of three months. Fish samples were collected and transported to the University of Agriculture Makurdi, Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture laboratory where data were recorded on: The Total weight (TW), Total length (TL), Standard length (ST), Visceral weight (VW), Head length (HL), Weight of bones (WB), Weight of fins (WF) and Weight of fillet (WF) from the four fish species. Large differences in the fillet yield were observed among the species studied. Labeo cuobie had the highest fillet percentage yield (65.51 %) while Auchenoglanis occidentalis had the lowest fillet percentage yield (56.85 %). There was a linear relationship between fish length and fillet, also, significant correlation was found between fillet yield and body measurements (weight and length). 

Filleting yield, Physical characteristics, Fish species, River Benue, Condition factor
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Yazar: Simon İhie IKAPE (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: Benue State University, Department of Biological Sciences, Centre for Food Technology and Research, Makurdi
Ülke: Nigeria


Yazar: Shola Gabriel SOLOMON
Kurum: University of Agriculture, Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Makurdi, Nigeria
Ülke: Nigeria


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Başvuru Tarihi : 14 Ocak 2018
Kabul Tarihi : 13 Mart 2018
Yayımlanma Tarihi : 14 Mart 2018

Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { aquatres405688, journal = {Aquatic Research}, issn = {}, eissn = {2618-6365}, address = {Esnaf Mah. Pembe Köşk Sok. Kentplus Kadıköy Sitesi B Blok D435 Kadıköy-İstanbul}, publisher = {Nuray ERKAN ÖZDEN}, year = {2018}, volume = {1}, pages = {115 - 126}, doi = {10.3153/AR18013}, title = {FILLETING YIELD, BODY CHARACTERISTICS AND LENGTH WEIGHT RELATIONSHIP OF FOUR FISH SPECIES FROM LOWER RIVER BENUE MAKURDI NIGERIA}, key = {cite}, author = {Ikape, Simon İhie and Solomon, Shola Gabriel} }
APA Ikape, S , Solomon, S . (2018). FILLETING YIELD, BODY CHARACTERISTICS AND LENGTH WEIGHT RELATIONSHIP OF FOUR FISH SPECIES FROM LOWER RIVER BENUE MAKURDI NIGERIA . Aquatic Research , 1 (3) , 115-126 . DOI: 10.3153/AR18013
MLA Ikape, S , Solomon, S . "FILLETING YIELD, BODY CHARACTERISTICS AND LENGTH WEIGHT RELATIONSHIP OF FOUR FISH SPECIES FROM LOWER RIVER BENUE MAKURDI NIGERIA" . Aquatic Research 1 (2018 ): 115-126 <http://aquatres.scientificwebjournals.com/tr/pub/issue/36002/405688>
Chicago Ikape, S , Solomon, S . "FILLETING YIELD, BODY CHARACTERISTICS AND LENGTH WEIGHT RELATIONSHIP OF FOUR FISH SPECIES FROM LOWER RIVER BENUE MAKURDI NIGERIA". Aquatic Research 1 (2018 ): 115-126
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ISNAD Ikape, Simon İhie , Solomon, Shola Gabriel . "FILLETING YIELD, BODY CHARACTERISTICS AND LENGTH WEIGHT RELATIONSHIP OF FOUR FISH SPECIES FROM LOWER RIVER BENUE MAKURDI NIGERIA". Aquatic Research 1 / 3 (Mart 2018): 115-126 . https://doi.org/10.3153/AR18013
AMA Ikape S , Solomon S . FILLETING YIELD, BODY CHARACTERISTICS AND LENGTH WEIGHT RELATIONSHIP OF FOUR FISH SPECIES FROM LOWER RIVER BENUE MAKURDI NIGERIA. Aquat Res. 2018; 1(3): 115-126.
Vancouver Ikape S , Solomon S . FILLETING YIELD, BODY CHARACTERISTICS AND LENGTH WEIGHT RELATIONSHIP OF FOUR FISH SPECIES FROM LOWER RIVER BENUE MAKURDI NIGERIA. Aquatic Research. 2018; 1(3): 115-126.