Muthu, M S and Sampson Manickam, P E (1973) On the occurrence of mature specimens of Metapenaeus burkenroadi Kubo in the Pulicat lake. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 20 (1). pp. 214-216.
Mature females and males of Metapenaeus burkenroadi with fully developed ovaries and petasmae were collected from the Pulicat lake in January 1972. The possibility of their breeding inside the lake and the feasibility of utilizing this species for culturing in the Pulicati lake are indicated. Some morphological features of the specimens which are at variance with previous descriptions of the species are pointed out.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Metapenaeus burkenroadi; Pulicat lake|
|Subjects:||Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries|
|Depositing User:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Date Deposited:||23 Jun 2010 11:06|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:11|
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