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Pirarucu culture in the Brazilian Amazon

Adriana Ferreira Lima Ana Paula Oeda Rodrigues, Eduardo Sousa Varela, Lucas Simon Torati, Patricia Oliveira Maciel

Fledgling industry faces technological issues The pirarucu or pacha (Arapaima gigas) is the largest freshwater fish reared in the Amazon. Ongoing research shows that pirarucu is unquestionably a potential candidate for further aquaculture. The pirarucu or paiche (Arapaima gigas) is the largest freshwater fish reared in the Amazon. Pirarucu fillets are highly nutritious, lack spines and present…

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  • Adriana Ferreira Lima

    Adriana Ferreira Lima

    Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa)
    Quadra 104 S, LO1, Lt. 34
    77020-020 Palmas, Tocantins, Brazil

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  • Ana Paula Oeda Rodrigues, Eduardo Sousa Varela, Lucas Simon Torati, Patricia Oliveira Maciel

    Ana Paula Oeda Rodrigues, Eduardo Sousa Varela, Lucas Simon Torati, Patricia Oliveira Maciel

    Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa)