Tag Archive: crawfish

Feb 03 2017

Crayfish – the unwanted invasive species in Egypt

Photo credit: Willy Oviedo Pereira (Uruguay) Review: Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website)     The inserted photos were taken in a fish farm located in Sharkia, Egypt. One of the photos shows the contribution of crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) to the pond harvest while the second photo shows how a specimen of crayfish …

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Apr 27 2015

Culture of crayfish in Morocco

Photos’ credit: Walid Salah El Din (Egypt) Review: Walid Salah El Din and Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website)       The photos have been photographed in a commercial fish farm in Tangier region (Morocco). The farm imported Red claw crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus, in 2002. The area dedicated for fish farming is …

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Aug 16 2014

Crayfish in Egypt from problematic to consumable species – Video

Credit of the video: Innocent Zambou (Cameroon) Review: Abdel Rahman El Gamal (Founder of the website and video channel) The red swamp crayfish, Procambarus clarkii was accidently introduced into Egypt in the early 1990s by a private business. That was not very long before some of the animals found their way to natural waterways. In …

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Feb 18 2014

Culture of crawfish, Procambarus clarkia in Louisiana, USA

The main farmed crawfish species are red swamp crawfish (Procambarus clarkii) or white river crawfish (Procambarus acutus). The essential elements in crawfish farming include traps and baits. The photo which was taken in a crawfish farm in Louisiana, USA during 1980s show a type of traps which was in use during 1980s. Trapping: Bait trapping is the only harvesting …

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