RE: NANFA-- Clove Oil Anesthetic

Jay DeLong (
Wed, 28 Aug 2002 14:32:52 -0700

Here are the articles I mentioned. Just contact me off list if you are

The efficacy of clove oil as an anaesthetic for rainbow trout, by Keene,
Noakes, Moccia and Soto, Aquaculture Research, 1998. 29:89-101

Comparative efficacy of 16 anesthetic chemicals on rainbow trout, by
Gilderhaus and Marking, NA Journal of Fisheries Management, 1987, 7:288-292

Are better anesthetics needed in fisheries? by Marking and Meyer, Fisheries,
1985, 10(6):2-5.

Clove oil as an anesthetic for measuring length and weight of rabbitfish, by
Soto and Burhanuddin, 1995, Aquaculture, 136:149-152.

Haematological assessment of the effects of the anaesthetic MS-222 in
natural and neutralized for in three freshwater fish species: interspecies
differences, by Smit, Hattingh and Burger, 1979, Journal of Fish Biology,

Stress of anesthesia with MS-222 and Benzocaine in rainbow trout, by Gary
Wedenmeyer, 1970, Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada,

The use of clove oil as an anesthetic for rainbow trout and its effects on
swimming performance, by Anderson, McKinley and Colavecchia, 1997, Journal
of Fisheries Management, 17:301-307.

Jay DeLong
Olympia, WA
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