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    • A population genetic analysis of abalone domestication events in South Africa: Implications for the management of the abalone resource 

      Rhode C.; Hepple J.-A.; Jansen S.; Davis T.; Vervalle J.; Bester-van der Merwe A.E.; Roodt-Wilding R. (2012)
      Abalone culture is South Africa's largest aquaculture sector in terms of revenue. Nonetheless, the industry is in its formative years and much scope remains for refinement and regulation of production practices. It is ...

    • Growth-related gene expression in haliotis midae 

      Van der Merwe, Mathilde (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The slow growth rate of Haliotis midae impedes the optimal commercial production of this most profitable South African aquaculture species. To date, no comprehensive effort has been made to identify ...

    • An integrated linkage map of perlemoen (haliotis midae) 

      Hepple, Juli-ann (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Haliotis midae, or Perlemoen, is the only cultured species of abalone in South Africa and is under great international demand. This species is considered endangered, making sustainable farming practises ...

    • Reproduction of the South African abalone, Haliotis midae 

      Visser-Roux, Adelle (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Currently, South African aquaculture is dominated by the cultivation of Haliotis midae, which is estimated as the most lucrative sector of the industry, with 934 t being export in 2008, totalling an income ...

    • SNP screening and validation in Haliotis midae 

      Blaauw, Sonja (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Haliotis midae (commonly referred to as perlemoen) is the only one of five endemic species in South Africa that is commercially valued both locally and internationally. Unfortunately, natural perlemoen ...