Histology of the mantle and pearl-sac formation in the Indian pearl oyster Pinctada fucata (Gould)

Velayudhan, T S and Chellam, A and Dharmaraj, S and Victor, A C C (1994) Histology of the mantle and pearl-sac formation in the Indian pearl oyster Pinctada fucata (Gould). Indian Journal of Fisheries, 41 (2). pp. 70-75.

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Abstract

The epithelial cells and the associated secretory cells in different regions of the mantle exhibited modifications according to their functions. The pearl-sac formation under laboratory conditions, histology of the mantle and the pearl-sac of P. fucata (Gould) are detailed here.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Molluscs; Histology; pearl-sac formation; Pearl oyster; Pinctada fucata
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Pearl oyster
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:223
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:22 Mar 2010 11:59
Last Modified:22 Mar 2010 11:59

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