E-ISSN 2536-9520 | ISSN 1110-2047
 

Original Article 


Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica)

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki.

Cited by (1)

Abstract
A 12-week study was conducted at the Teaching and Research Farm of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife to evaluate the effect of dietary inclusion of Leptadinea reticulata (LRCY) on reproductive and histological parameters of male Japanese quails, Coturnix coturnix japonica. Two hundred and ten birds were used for this study, and they were allocated randomly into seven treatment groups and replicated thrice. Group 1 served as control without inclusion of extract, while groups 2, 3, 4 and 5 had 250 mg/kg, 500 mg/kg, 750mg/kg and 1000mg/kg inclusion of LR and group 6 had 240mg/kg of vitamin E respectively and group 7 clomiphene citrate. The birds were weighed weekly to determine weight change. The cloacal gland of each bird was measured to the nearest 0.01mm. Semen from cauda epididymis was smeared on slide and the morphology of the sperm cells assessed. The weight of the testes was determined by using sensitive scale and the histology of the testes was performed to determine the stages of spermatogenesis. The internal organs such as the length of both testes, weight of heart, liver, gizzard and proventriculus were taken to determine the effect of the feed supplement on the organs. The data obtained were analyzed using one-way ANOVA. There was significant (p<0.05) increase in the cloaca gland of quail fed diets supplemented diet with 1000mg and 500mg/kg 0f LRCY compared to the control. Testis weight was significantly (p<0.05) higher in the group fed diets supplemented with LRCY compared to the control group. There were no significant differences (p>0.05) in the internal organs weight such as the heart liver and gizzard of male quails among all the groups including the control groups, proventriculus however was significantly (p<0.05) higher in clomiphene citrate (0.55g) supplemented diet (T7) than other groups. It can be concluded from this experiment that supplementation of the feed with LRCY had beneficial effect on quail production and can improve protein production in developing countries hence ensure food security.

Key words: Leptadinea reticulata, Coturnix coturnix japonica, semen, internal organs


 
ARTICLE TOOLS
Abstract
PDF Fulltext
How to cite this articleHow to cite this article
Citation Tools
Related Records
 Articles by Bukola Olanike Oyebanji
Articles by Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki
on Google
on Google Scholar


This Article Cited By the following articles

Effects of dietary chromium yeast and astaxanthin on the growth performance, anti-oxidative capacity, and resistance to heat stress of abalone Haliotis discus hannai
Aquacult Int 2021; 29(3): 911.

1
 
How to Cite this Article
Pubmed Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki. Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica). AJVS. 2019; 61(1): 7-14. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309


Web Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki. Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica). http://www.alexjvs.com/?mno=302309 [Access: December 25, 2021]. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309


AMA (American Medical Association) Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki. Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica). AJVS. 2019; 61(1): 7-14. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309



Vancouver/ICMJE Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki. Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica). AJVS. (2019), [cited December 25, 2021]; 61(1): 7-14. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309



Harvard Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki (2019) Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica). AJVS, 61 (1), 7-14. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309



Turabian Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki. 2019. Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 61 (1), 7-14. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309



Chicago Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki. "Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica)." Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences 61 (2019), 7-14. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki. "Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica)." Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences 61.1 (2019), 7-14. Print. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309



APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Bukola Olanike Oyebanji, Funmilayo Titilayo Atoki (2019) Effects of Leptadinea reticulata and Chromium Yeast (LAYPLUSR) Supplementation on the Reproductive Parameters of Male Japanese Quails (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 61 (1), 7-14. doi:10.5455/ajvs.302309





Most Viewed Articles
  • Assessment of The Efficiency of Some Chemical Disinfectants Used in poultry Farms Against Coccidiosis
    Hamed Abdel tawab Samaha, Yasser Nasr Haggag, Mohammed Al sayed Nossair, Heba Mohammed Habib
    AJVS. 2013; 39(1): 82-90
    » Abstract & References

  • Physiological and Oxidative Stress Biomarkers in the Freshwater Nile Tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus L., exposed to sublethal doses of cadmium
    Ahmed M. EL-Gazzar, Khalid E. Ashry, Yasser S. El-Sayed
    AJVS. 2014; 40(1): 29-43
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.48333

  • Influence of Combined Administration of Turmeric and Black seed on Selected Biochemical Parameters of Diabetic Rats
    Sabry M. El-Bahr, Nabil M. Taha, Mahdy A. Korshom, Abd EL-Wahab A. Mandour, Mohamed A. Lebda
    AJVS. 2014; 41(1): 19-27
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.154650

  • Molecular Characterization of Listeria Species Isolated from Frozen Fish
    Gaber S. Abdellrazeq, Ayman M. Kamar, Samya M. El-Houshy
    AJVS. 2014; 40(1): 1-15
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.45443

  • Growth Performance, Blood Parameters, Immune response and Carcass Traits of Broiler Chicks Fed on Graded Levels of Wheat Instead of Corn without or With Enzyme Supplementation
    Mohamed I. El-Katcha, Mosaad A. Soltan, Hany F. El-Kanwy, EL-syaed R. kawarie
    AJVS. 2014; 40(1): 95-111
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.48232

  • Most Downloaded
  • Comparative Study of Cellular and Humoral Immune Response to BHV-1 Vaccines in Cattle and Buffalo Calves
    Fayrouz S. Naim; Samy A. Khalil and Helmy A. Torky
    AJVS. 2016; 51(2): 367-373
    » Abstract

  • Growth Performance, Blood Parameters, Immune response and Carcass Traits of Broiler Chicks Fed on Graded Levels of Wheat Instead of Corn without or With Enzyme Supplementation
    Mohamed I. El-Katcha, Mosaad A. Soltan, Hany F. El-Kanwy, EL-syaed R. kawarie
    AJVS. 2014; 40(1): 95-111
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.48232

  • Physiological and Oxidative Stress Biomarkers in the Freshwater Nile Tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus L., exposed to sublethal doses of cadmium
    Ahmed M. EL-Gazzar, Khalid E. Ashry, Yasser S. El-Sayed
    AJVS. 2014; 40(1): 29-43
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.48333

  • Using of Polypropylene Mesh for Hernioplasty in Calves
    Mostafa M. kassam, Mahmoud H. Elkammer, Ahmed S. Korittum, Ali A. Abdel-Wahed
    AJVS. 2014; 40(1): 112-117
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.47290

  • Influence of Combined Administration of Turmeric and Black seed on Selected Biochemical Parameters of Diabetic Rats
    Sabry M. El-Bahr, Nabil M. Taha, Mahdy A. Korshom, Abd EL-Wahab A. Mandour, Mohamed A. Lebda
    AJVS. 2014; 41(1): 19-27
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.154650

  • Most Cited Articles
  • Effect of Dietary Replacement of Inorganic Zinc by Organic or Nanoparticles Sources on Growth Performance, Immune Response and Intestinal Histopathology of Broiler Chicken
    Mohamed El-Katcha, Mosad A. Soltan, M. El-badry
    AJVS. 2017; 55(2): 129-145
    » Abstract » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.266925
    Cited : 11 times [Click to see citing articles]

  • Physiological and Oxidative Stress Biomarkers in the Freshwater Nile Tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus L., exposed to sublethal doses of cadmium
    Ahmed M. EL-Gazzar, Khalid E. Ashry, Yasser S. El-Sayed
    AJVS. 2014; 40(1): 29-43
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.48333
    Cited : 10 times [Click to see citing articles]

  • Molecular Characterization, Antimicrobial Susceptibility and Salt Tolerance of Aeromonas hydrophila from Fresh, Brackish and Marine fishes
    Basma Dahdouh, Ola Basha, Samy Khalil, Mahmoud Tanekhy
    AJVS. 2016; 48(2): 46-53
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.208107
    Cited : 9 times [Click to see citing articles]

  • Growth Performance, Blood Parameters, Immune response and Carcass Traits of Broiler Chicks Fed on Graded Levels of Wheat Instead of Corn without or With Enzyme Supplementation
    Mohamed I. El-Katcha, Mosaad A. Soltan, Hany F. El-Kanwy, EL-syaed R. kawarie
    AJVS. 2014; 40(1): 95-111
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.48232
    Cited : 8 times [Click to see citing articles]

  • Gastrointestinal Parasites of Sheep and Goats in Gwagwalada Area Council, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nigeria; with a special reference to sex, breed and age
    Olorunfemi C. Jegede, Ayegba A. Adejoh, Sylvester S. Obeta, Olutayo D. Olayemi
    AJVS. 2015; 46(1): 170-176
    » Abstract & References » doi: 10.5455/ajvs.177135
    Cited : 6 times [Click to see citing articles]