Annotated bibliography on pearl oysters of Indian coast

Mahadevan, S (1987) Annotated bibliography on pearl oysters of Indian coast. CMFRI Bulletin - Pearl culture, 39. pp. 123-136.


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The object of the present annotated bibliography on Pearl Oysters from Indian Coast is to make available a synopsis of information gathered by pearl fishery experts and Indian scientists on various aspects connected with pearl fishery management, pearl oyster distribution, ecology of the pearl beds, biology and reproduction and culture of pearls. Such information will be of considerable value at a time when our scientists, having achieved a breakthrough in pearl culture technology, are helping the process of establishing a viable pearl culture industry in our country. The present research thrust is on hatchery production of seed, manufacture of indigenous materials for serving as nuclei for implantation, improvements in farming techniques and system and training of skilled technicians.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: bibliography; pearl oysters; Indian coast
Subjects: Molluscan Fisheries > Pearl oyster
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
Date Deposited: 24 Aug 2010 11:06
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:18

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