Evaluation of zootechnical and reproductive parameters of wild populations of Sarotherodon melanotheron RÃ¼ppell, 1852 of Southern Benin raised in captivity
Tilapia Sarotherodon melanotheron is naturally adapted to both fresh and brackish environments. In order to improve its farming potential, this study evaluated the growth, survival and reproductive parameters of individuals from three lakes of southern Benin according to their sex and age at experimental fishing. During fry rearing and breeding, fish were fed with commercial feed granulated. The chlorophyll a...