In a nutrition trial, longfin amberjack received two diets composed of 40 percent soy protein concentrate and 10 percent fishmeal, and a control diet with 20 percent fishmeal.
Mexico has a wide diversity of areas and water temperatures that are suitable for a variety of aquaculture species.
The authors developed an efficacious combination vaccine against P. piscicida and L. garvieae for yellowtail and amberjack. Field trials showed positive results, and the vaccine was approved for use in Japan.
Amberjacks have excellent aquaculture potential due to their adaptability to conditions of intensive culture, extremely fast growth, and high market value.