Breakthrough in induced breeding and rearing of the larvae and juveniles of Holothuria (metriatyla) scabra Jaeger at Tuticorin

James, D B and Rajapandian, M E and Gopinathan, C P and Baskar, B K (1994) Breakthrough in induced breeding and rearing of the larvae and juveniles of Holothuria (metriatyla) scabra Jaeger at Tuticorin. CMFRI Bulletin, 46 . pp. 66-70.

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Abstract

Holothuria (Metriabyla) scabm the moat valuable aea-cucumber at present &om India, has been successfully induced to breed for the first time. The larvae have been reaxed through various stages till wttlement by feeding with micro-algae. Detaila of various stages of larvae are given. The feed* and rearing of juveniles alao are prwnted in this paper.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:induced breeding; larvae rearing; juveniles; Holothuria (metriatyla) scabra; Tuticorin
Subjects:Echinoderms > Seacucumber
Fish and Fisheries > Fish breeding
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
ID Code:2849
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:27 Aug 2010 16:02
Last Modified:27 Aug 2010 16:02

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