Laboratory reared larval forms of Hippolysmata (Exhippolysmata) ensirostris Kemp (Decapoda : Hippolytidae)

Pillai, N N (1974) Laboratory reared larval forms of Hippolysmata (Exhippolysmata) ensirostris Kemp (Decapoda : Hippolytidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 16 (2). pp. 594-608.

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Abstract

Complete larval history of the marine caridean, Hippolysmata (Exhippolysmata) enslrostris, has bsan studied by rearing in the laboratory. Nine well defined zoeal stages are observed during development and first zoea took 43 days to become post-larva. Detailed description of nine zoeal stages and post-larva are given. Larvae have been reared in a salinity range of 34.5 to SS.O'/.o. and fed on freshly hatched Artemia nauplii.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Hippolysmata (Exhippolysmata) enslrostris; Artemia nauplii
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Decapods
Crustacean Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:1435
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:31 Jul 2010 10:48
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