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Table 3 Shell length (mm), shell width (mm), shell height (mm), and soft body weight (g/individual) of abalone fed the experimental diets substituting Undaria with the dry white radish’ by-product (WRB) and tunic of sea squirt (TSS) for 16 weeks

From: Substitution effect of white radish (Raphanus sativus L.)’ by-product and tunic of sea squirt (Halocynthia rorentzi, von Drasche) for Undaria pinnatifida in feed of abalone (Haliotis discus, Reeve 1846)

Experimental diets Shell length (mm) Shell width (mm) Shell height (mm) Soft body weight (g)
Control 45.9 ± 0.38b 31.7 ± 0.54a 10.3 ± 0.78a 5.8 ± 0.07ab
WRB 45.6 ± 0.41b 31.2 ± 0.53a 10.8 ± 0.41a 5.7 ± 0.04b
TSS 47.1 ± 0.29a 31.5 ± 0.59a 11.2 ± 0.21a 5.9 ± 0.06a
Undaria 45.0 ± 0.14b 30.3 ± 0.16a 9.9 ± 0.51a 5.5 ± 0.01c
  1. Values (means of triplicate ± SE) in the same column sharing the same superscript letter are not significantly different (P > 0.05)