Narasimham, K A and Kripa, V and Balan, K (1993) Molluscan shellfish resources of India - An overview. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 40 (1&2). pp. 112-124.
Several groups of molluscan ahellfish such as cephalopods comprising squids and cuttlefishes; bivalves like pearl oysters, edible oysters, mussels, clams and windowpone oyster; and gastropods represented by diank, top shell, turbo shell and a variety of ornamental species contribute to the marine fisheries of the country. This paper gives a synoptic picture of the available information about these resources, their distribution, exploitation, produdion and stock assessment. Suggestions for developing these resources are also given.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Molluscan; shellfish|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Deposited On:||25 Mar 2010 13:04|
|Last Modified:||25 Mar 2010 13:04|
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