Pigmentation of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) with carotenoids from marigold flower (Tagetes erecta) and red pepper (Capsicum annum)


Buyukcapar H. M. , Yanar M. , Yanar Y.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF VETERINARY & ANIMAL SCIENCES, vol.31, no.1, pp.7-12, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF VETERINARY & ANIMAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.7-12

Abstract

The effects of diets including various natural carotenoid sources and synthetic astaxanthin on the pigmentation and growth of rainbow trout ( Oncorhynchus mykiss) were investigated.