Report on morphological abnormality in Scylla serrata

Ratheesh Kumar, R and Tandel, Swapnil and Mhatre, V D and Singh, V V (2017) Report on morphological abnormality in Scylla serrata. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series (233). p. 23. ISSN 0254-380 X


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    Morphological abnormalities most commonly reported in crabs are alterations in carapace (mainly number and shape of antero-lateral teeth), chelipeds, walking legs and shape of the abdomen. Uran, a fishing village in Raigad district of Maharashtra, supports a good fishery of Scylla serrata commonly known as giant mud crab, found in the coastal estuarine and mangrove areas.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: morphological abnormality; Scylla serrata
    Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
    Fish and Fisheries > Fish Taxonomy
    Divisions: CMFRI-Mumbai
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 25 Jun 2018 10:33
    Last Modified: 25 Jun 2018 10:33

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