Induced spawning and larval rearing of Crassostrea madrasensis (Preston) in the laboratory

Nayar, K Nagappan and Rajapandian, M E and Gandhi, A D and Gopinathan, C P (1982) Induced spawning and larval rearing of Crassostrea madrasensis (Preston) in the laboratory. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 44 . pp. 14-16.

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Abstract

The technology of culturing the edible oyster Crassostrea madrasensis by rack and tray method has been developed. Investigations on induced spawning and rearing of the oyster lead to produce spat of Crassostrea madrasensis on a large scale for the first time in India.The spawning of oysters were done in suitable conditions and the fertilised eggs undergone larval rearing,each stage is examined carefully and discussed, to complete the development within 19 days.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Larval rearing, Spawning, Oysters, Tuticorin, hatchery, large scale
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Edible oyster
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:3217
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Deposited On:21 Sep 2010 16:39
Last Modified:15 May 2012 12:29

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