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Table 3 Ingredients and composition (%) of experimental diets for Siberian sturgeon

From: Effects of insect diets on the gastrointestinal tract health and growth performance of Siberian sturgeon (Acipenser baerii Brandt, 1869)

Ingredient Diets
CT HI TM
Fishmeala 26 18.4 15.6
Mealworm, TM (Tenebrio molitior)b 0 0 15
Black soldier fly, HI (Hermetia illucens)b 0 15 0
Red blood cells (dried)c 10 10 10
Yeastsd 8 8 8
Post-extraction soybean meale 10 10 10
Dried whey 5 5 5
Wheat gluten 7 7 7
Wheat meal 19.1 15.9 17.1
Fixogran 2 2 2
Rapeseed oil 10.1 5.9 7.5
Lecithin 0.5 0.5 0.5
Premixf 1.5 1.5 1.5
Vitazol AD3Eg 0.1 0.1 0.1
Choline chloride 0.2 0.2 0.2
Vitamin C 0.5 0.5 0.5
TOTAL % 100 100 100
  1. CT – control treatment – 26% of fishmeal, HI – 15% of Hermetia illucens full-fat meal and 18.4% of fishmeal, TM – 15% of Tenebrio molitor full-fat meal and 15.6% of fishmeal
  2. aDanish fishmeal: DM: 90%; CP: 72%; CF: 12%; Ash: 14%. Skagen, Denmark
  3. b Black soldier fly meal: DM: 97.5%; CP: 40.4%; CL: 33.5%; Ash: 7.13%. Mealworm meal: DM: 93.9%; CP: 56.3%; CL: 25.3%; Ash: 4.53%. HiProMine S.A. Poland
  4. cSpray dried, 900 g kg− 1 protein, APC Europe, Spain
  5. dYeast, 45% protein, 6% ash
  6. eSolvent extracted: 45% protein
  7. fPolfamix W, BASF Polska Ltd. Kutno, Poland – containing per 1 kg: vitamin A 1000000 IU, vitamin D3 200,000 IU, vitamin E 1.5 g, vitamin K 0.2 g, vitamin B1 0.05 g, vitamin B2 0.4 g, vitaminB12 0.001 g, nicotinic acid 2.5 g, D-calcium pantothenate 1.0 g, choline chloride 7.5 g, folic acid 0.1 g, methionine 150.0 g, lysine 150.0 g, Fe 2.5 g, Mn 6.5 g, Cu 0.8 g, Co 0.04 g, Zn 4.0 g, J 0.008 g,
  8. gVitamin premix AD3EC, BIOWET Drwalew, Poland – contains in 1 kg: vitamin A 50000 IU, vitamin D3 5000 IU, vitamin E 30.0 mg, vitamin C 100.0 mg
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