Biochemical composition of the deep-water crab Charybdis smithii

Balasubramanian, C P and Suseelan, C (2001) Biochemical composition of the deep-water crab Charybdis smithii. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 48 (3). pp. 333-335.



Protien,carbohydrade,lipid,meat and water content of potentially commercial deep-water crab Charybdis smithii were determined for various size groups. The protien content of meat varied from 59.8 to 71.1, lipid from 6.2 to 8.2 and carbohydrate from 2.4 to 3.4% of dry weight, whereas, the water content ranged between 85.5 and 89.6%.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Crab;Charybdis smithii;Biochemical composistion
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:135
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:12 Mar 2010 14:52
Last Modified:12 Mar 2010 14:52

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