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Mortality of octopus offsprings in captivity reduced - FIS

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Mortality of octopus offsprings in captivity reduced
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[SIZE=-1]Researchers at the Aquaculture Department of the Centre for Scientific Research and Higher Education of Ensenada (Cicese) managed to reduce the mortality of offsprings of three species of octopus with high commercial and ecological value.[/SIZE]
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Unfortunately, this is not useful but the actual study would be great to read as a 40% survival rate is exceptional and two of the animals in the experiement were small egg species. If anyone has info on the actual experiement and results, PLEASE post it.
 

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