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Table 2 Biometric measurements

From: Swimming exercise to control precocious maturation in male seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax)

  RESTERS SWIMMERS
N 9 10
BW(g) 83 ± 19 69 ± 16
SL (cm) 16.5 ± 1.11 15.4 ± 1.33
GW (g) 0.038 ± 0.028 0.031 ± 0.021
GSI (%) 0.003 ± 0.003 0.000 ± 0.000*
Hct 48 ± 5 48 ± 5
K 0.018 ± 0.000 0.018 ± 0.000
  1. Body weight (BW), standard length (SL), gonad weight (GW), gonado-somatic index (GSI), haematocrit (Hct), and Fulton’s condition factor (K) values from resting (RESTERS, N = 9) and swimming (SWIMMERS, N = 10) males at the last dissection (week 10). Values are averages ± SD. * = P < 0.05