Underwater ecological observations in the Gulf of Mannar off Tuticorin-VI. On The Habitat, Movements and Breeding Habits of the Chank, Xancus pyrum (Linnaeus)

Mahadevan, S and Nayar, K Nagappan (1966) Underwater ecological observations in the Gulf of Mannar off Tuticorin-VI. On The Habitat, Movements and Breeding Habits of the Chank, Xancus pyrum (Linnaeus). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 8 (1). pp. 213-217.

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    Abstract

    While carrying out the underwater survey of the sea bottom off the coast of Tuticorin the habitat and movements of chanks, their copulating habits and the process of spawning were carefully observed by the present authors for the first time. It was felt that the following account of observations would be of some interest.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Tuticorin; Gulf of Mannar
    Subjects: Oceanography > Underwater study
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Depositing User: Users 5 not found.
    Date Deposited: 07 Aug 2010 06:26
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:13
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/1691

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