Title

The diet of the South American Armored Catfish (SAC) collected from bay river in Laguna

Date of Publication

2012

Document Type

Bachelor's Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science in Biology

Subject Categories

Biology

College

College of Science

Department/Unit

Biology

Thesis Adviser

Jose Santos R. Carandang

Abstract/Summary

The objective of this study is to find out the diet of SACs collected from Bay River in Laguna. Two species of SACs were identified these are Pterygoplichthys disjunctivus and Pterygoplichthys pardalis. These catfishes were found to feed on plant detritus, filamentous algae, and other plant materials. No animal material was collected from their guts.

Abstract Format

html

Language

English

Format

Electronic

Accession Number

CDTU019029

Shelf Location

Archives, The Learning Commons, 12F, Henry Sy Sr. Hall

Physical Description

1 computer optical disc ; 4 3/4 in.

Keywords

Catfishes--Phylogeny; Loricariidae

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