Systematics, biology, ecology And zoogeography of holothurians: Ecology of commercially important Holothurians of India

James, D B (1994) Systematics, biology, ecology And zoogeography of holothurians: Ecology of commercially important Holothurians of India. CMFRI Bulletin, 46 . pp. 37-38.

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Abstract

A knowledge of the ecology of holothurians is important for proper exploitation of the resource. Species like Holothuria (Metriatyla) scabra, Holothuria (Thelothuria) spinifera are distributed on sandy beds with algae in shallow waters. Species otActinopyga live among coral reefs, while species like Holothuria (Microthele) nobilis, Bohadschia argus, Stichopus choloronotus occur in the lagoons. Details on the concentrations of holothurians in different zones are described in detail.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Systematics; biology; ecology; zoogeography; holothurians; commercially important Holothurians
Subjects:Echinoderms > Seacucumber
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
ID Code:2806
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:27 Aug 2010 14:16
Last Modified:27 Aug 2010 14:16

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