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Artemia

shrimp grown and used extensively as a food source for ornamental and food fish culture. Called also brine shrimp.
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Crown gall tumours on potato disc and brine shrimp lethality: two simple bioassay for the higher plant screening and fractionation.
New distribution record of the brine shrimp Artemia (Crustacea, Branchiopoda, Anostraca) in Tunisia.
This is in accordance with previous report that brine shrimp nauplii can tolerate up to 11% of DMSO (Sam, 1993).
Brine shrimp eggs (Arteraia salina Leach) are hatched in artificial sea water ("Instant Ocean") in a "hatchery" overnight.
The brine shrimp lethality assay is considered a useful tool for preliminary assessment of toxicity.
Because brine shrimp is essential to the function of numerous worldwide aquaculture industries, Utah's brine shrimp industry isn't going anywhere, Troy says.
Biochemical and enzymatic characterization of decapsulated cysts and nauplii of the brine shrimp Artemia at different developmental stages.
The work can be labor-intensive, requiring manual feeding of brine shrimp about every four hours over the 24-hour period for up to 60 days.
The study, published in the scientific journal Environmental Microbiolology said brine shrimp that were fed a compound called a polymer polyhydroxybutyrate--or PHB--were prevented from becoming infected with the bacteria vibrio campbellii an antibiotic-resistant pathogen that causes significant losses in the fish farming sector as an outbreak cannot be treated with antibiotics.
In Utah, scientists found high levels of mercury in brine shrimp, and the ducks that feed on them, in the Great Salt Lake.
Approximately 400,000 Eared Grebe stage on the Great Salt Lake during their migration to Mexico, relying on the lake's population of brine shrimp to gain enough weight for their nonstop flight.
In 1980, one researcher glued brine shrimp cysts to a spacecraft and retrieved them after the space flight; they hatched into living brine shrimp a short time later.