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Research Article

Feeding Preferences and the Nutritional Value of Tropical Algae for the Abalone Haliotis asinina

  • Alex R. Angell mail,

    alex.angell@my.jcu.edu.au

    Affiliation: School of Marine and Tropical Biology & Centre for Sustainable Tropical Fisheries and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia

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  • Igor Pirozzi,

    Affiliation: School of Marine and Tropical Biology & Centre for Sustainable Tropical Fisheries and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia

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  • Rocky de Nys,

    Affiliation: School of Marine and Tropical Biology & Centre for Sustainable Tropical Fisheries and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia

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  • Nicholas A. Paul

    Affiliation: School of Marine and Tropical Biology & Centre for Sustainable Tropical Fisheries and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia

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  • Published: June 14, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0038857

About the Authors

Alex R. Angell, Igor Pirozzi, Rocky de Nys, Nicholas A. Paul
School of Marine and Tropical Biology & Centre for Sustainable Tropical Fisheries and Aquaculture, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia

Corresponding Author

Email: alex.angell@my.jcu.edu.au

Competing Interests

The project recieved funding from the Advanced Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre and MBD Energy Research. Both of which have given permission to publish. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to all the PLoS ONE polices on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ARA IP RdN NAP. Performed the experiments: ARA. Analyzed the data: ARA NAP. Wrote the paper: ARA.