Chapter 6. The Microalgae of Aquaculture

  1. Josianne G. Støttrup PhD1 and
  2. Lesley A. McEvoy PhD2
  1. Arnaud Muller-Feuga,
  2. Jeanne Moal and
  3. Raymond Kaas

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995143.ch6

Live Feeds in Marine Aquaculture

Live Feeds in Marine Aquaculture

How to Cite

Muller-Feuga, A., Moal, J. and Kaas, R. (2003) The Microalgae of Aquaculture, in Live Feeds in Marine Aquaculture (eds J. G. Støttrup and L. A. McEvoy), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995143.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Danish Institute for Fisheries Research, Charlottenlund, Denmark

  2. 2

    North Atlantic Fisheries College, Shetland Isles, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632054954

Online ISBN: 9780470995143



  • aquaculture;
  • microalgae species;
  • hatcheries;
  • biology of microalgae;
  • photosynthesis


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Biology of Microalgae

  • Biochemical Composition of Microalgae

  • Production Methods for Aquacultural Microalgae