Studies on the larval stages of Euphausiacea from the Indian seas 2. Description of post-naupliar stages of Stylocheiron carinatum G. O. Sars

Mathew, K J (1972) Studies on the larval stages of Euphausiacea from the Indian seas 2. Description of post-naupliar stages of Stylocheiron carinatum G. O. Sars. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 14 (2). pp. 795-804.

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    Abstract

    The complete post-naupliar developmental stages of Stylocheiron carittatum G. O. Sars identified from the zooplankton samples collected during cruises of R.V. VAR UNA from the continental shelf waters of the south-west coast of India have been described. There are three calyptopis and six furcilia stages. The larvae at the stage of five terminal spines have been found to jump to a stage with one spine alone, thus skipping a stage with three terminal spines, which is a typical stage in the evelopment of other euphausiids. A comparative study has been made with the larvae described by two other rkers from the Pacific and the Atlantic oceans.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Atlantic oceans; Stylocheiron carittatum
    Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
    Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
    Date Deposited: 26 Jul 2010 12:18
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:12
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/1563

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