ISSN: 2661-3387 (Online)

Journal of Fisheries Science is a peer-reviewed, open-access academic journal specializing in the research of fisheries science. The journal is dedicated to promoting the latest discoveries and insights in the field of fisheries science.

The scope of the Journal of Fisheries Science includes, but is not limited to:

  • Fisheries management
  • Fishing technology
  • Aquaculture
  • Marine biology
  • Fisheries feed
  • Fish vaccines
  • Sea food
  • Fish pathology
  • Aquatic food resources from freshwater

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By submitting a manuscript to the journal, the Author(s) verifies that the following items have been met:
  1. The submission has not been previously published under another journal, or is currently under consideration for another journal.
  2. The submission format should be in Microsoft Word. Other word processing software may be considered.
  3. DOIs or URLs have been provided wherever possible in the Reference List.
  4. The document(s) have been formatted according to the requirements under Author Guidelines. The placement of illustrations, figures, graphs, tables, and equations have been integrated into the main manuscript.
  5. Instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed in order to comply with the double-blind peer review process employed.

Vol 4, No 2 (2022): In progress

Table of Contents


Igejongbo Toyosi Fadekemi

Article ID: 4478
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Abstract: Nigeria waters are rich with a variety of fish species but only very few are cultured and available for consumption. This study was conducted to know the fillet quality, gut content and condition of Parachanna obscura and Clarias agboyiensis in Nigeria using Igbokoda river as a reference because it is a the major ...
Gabriel Olarinde Mekuleyi, Folalu Adekunle Awe, Olusegun Olufemi Whenu, Olamiwaye Akintade Adeboyejo, Jesuyon Joseph Hungbo, Akanji Adeolu Akinyemi, Olufunmilayo Adebimpe Olanloye

Article ID: 4418
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Abstract: Bacteria identification in fish is important; hence it provides update information on emerging and existing organisms thereby enriching the gene bank on fish disease. This study investigated bacteria associated with milt in cultured samples of African catfish- Clarias gariepinus . Catfish broodstock were collected from private Fish...
Abdurrazzaq Ibrahim Abdullahi, Bolanle Silas Bawa, Shuaibu A Abdullahi

Article ID: 4705
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Abstract: This study was carried out to evaluate the effects of dietary replacement of maize with sweet potato peel in the diet of Clarias gariepinus juveniles. The levels of the SPP inclusion in the experimental diets were 0%, 25%, 50%, 75% and 100%. All the diets were iso-nitrogenous. One hundred and fifty (150) C. gariep...



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