Keeping Lampreys Alive


IT has come to my notice that others working on lampreys have had, like myself, difficulty in keeping them alive. Since I have been successful both this year and last in keeping the river lamprey or lampern (Lampetra fluviatilis, L.) alive over long periods, the following observations may be of interest.

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BAXTER, E. Keeping Lampreys Alive. Nature 163, 911–912 (1949).

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