Seaweed resources off Tamil Nadu coast: Kattapadu- Tiruchendure

Chennubhotla, V S Krishnamurthy and Kaliaperumal, N and Kalimuthu, S and Ramalingam, J R and Pillai, S Krishna and Subrahmanyan, M and Rao, K Rama and Rao, P V Subba (1989) Seaweed resources off Tamil Nadu coast: Kattapadu- Tiruchendure. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 96. pp. 10-11.

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    The southern coast of Tamil Nadu from Mandapam to Kanyakumari supports luxuriant growth of economically important seaweeds and the total standing crop was estimated at 22,000 tonnes (wet). All the seaweed based industries in India mostly depend on the raw material available from this area. The seaweeds exploited from this region, particularly the agarophytes Gelidiella acerosa and Gracilaria edulis are insuiBcient to meet the raw material requirement of the industries

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Seaweed resources; Tamil nadu coast; Kattapadu; Tiruchendure
    Subjects: Algae > Seaweed
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
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    Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2010 11:47
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:20

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