Mark-recovery experiments in crustaceans

George, M J (1967) Mark-recovery experiments in crustaceans. In: Proceedings of the Symposium on Crustacea, Part 4, MBAI, 12-16 January 1965, Ernakulam.


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Mark recovery experiments employing different techniques in marking, like tagging and staining is an important tool in the study of migration and movements in the economically important crustaceans such as shrimps, lobsters and crabs. The various methods used in these marking studies in the case of the penaeid prawns, spiny lobsters, craw fishes and crabs along the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic coasts and the Indo- Pacific region are described. The typical movements elucidated so far are also described.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mark recovery experiments; tagging and staining; economically important crustaceans; shrimps; lobsters; crabs
Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
Date Deposited: 17 Aug 2010 22:24
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:17

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