Ziliukiene and Ziliukas, 2006


Ziliukiene, V. and Ziliukas, V. (2006) Feeding of early larval pike Esox lucius L. reared in illuminated cages. Aquaculture, pp. 378-387

Associated characteristics

Species Development state Trait Primary Data Secondary Data
Esox lucius Larvae Temperature during larval development The water temperature of the lake varied from 14.4 to 17.8°C (15.7°C on average) during the experimental period 14.4 °C
Esox lucius Larvae Sibling intracohort cannibalism Cannibalism was noticed on the 12th day of the experiment when pike larvae reached 16.0-22.3 mm SL (18.7 mm on average) Present
Esox lucius Larvae Onset of exogeneous feeding Food was only detected in the alimentary tract of the larvae with the standard length no less than 12.8 mm 12.8 °C * day