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Table 3 Specific growth rate, survival, and jaw deformity rate of golden pompano larvae cultured at 26, 29, and 33 °C

From: Water temperature induces jaw deformity and bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) gene expression in golden pompano Trachinotus ovatus larvae

  26 °C 29 °C 33 °C
Specific growth rate (%/day) 2.70 ± 0.42a 3.64 ± 0.20b 4.31 ± 0.74b
Survival (%) 10.30 ± 0.41a, b 11.36 ± 1.08b 9.57 ± 0.23a
Jaw deformity rate (%) 5.00 ± 0.64a 10 ± 2.65b 20.00 ± 3.54c
  1. Different lowercase letters (i.e., a, b and c) indicate statistically significant differences (P < 0.05