Fatty acid content of some freshwater fish of commercial importance from tropical lakes in the Ethiopian Rift Valley
1998 (English)In: JOURNAL OF FISH BIOLOGY, ISSN 0022-1112, Vol. 53, no 5, 987-1005 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Fifty samples of freshwater fish, representing eight tropical species, were collected from Ethiopian Rift Valley lakes in order to study the variation of lipids and fatty acids (FA) both within and between species. Most specimens (36 samples) were low in
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ACADEMIC PRESS LTD , 1998. Vol. 53, no 5, 987-1005 p.
tropical freshwater fish; fatty acid; lipid; Rift Valley; phytoplankton; herbivore; omnivore; carnivore; piscivore; food chain; temperature; BLUE-GREEN-ALGAE; OREOCHROMIS-NILOTICUS; WATER FISH; LIPID-COMPOSITION; TILAPIA-NILOTICA; HERBIVOROUS FISH; LINOLE
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-85041OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-85041DiVA: diva2:112949
Addresses: Zenebe T, Uppsala Univ, Inst Limnol, Norbyvagen 20, SE-75236 Uppsala, Sweden. Uppsala Univ, Inst Limnol, SE-75236 Uppsala, Sweden. Bahir Dar Teachers Coll, Dept Biol, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. Uppsala Univ, Dept Geriatr, SE-75125 Uppsala, Sweden.2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-14