Seed production of Clown Fishes

Madhu, Rema and Madhu, K and Mohandas, M P and Abhilash, K S and Mohan, Mrudhula K and Harikrishna, N H and Issac, Manuel (2023) Seed production of Clown Fishes. In: Winter School on Mariculture Technologies for Income Multiplication, Employment, Livelihood and Empowerment. ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 220-231.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Marine ornamental fish; Clown fish
    Subjects: Aquaculture > Induced Breeding
    Aquaculture > Mariculture
    Aquaculture > Ornamental Fishes
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2023 04:36
    Last Modified: 01 Jan 2024 10:53

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