Distribution of sexual and parthenogenetic Artemia in the salt pans around Tuticorin

Rajamani, M and Pillai, S Lakshmi and Retnaswamy, N (2001) Distribution of sexual and parthenogenetic Artemia in the salt pans around Tuticorin. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 168 . pp. 19-20.

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Abstract

In India, the occurrence of the sexual strain of the brine shrimp, Artemia franciscana in the natural ecosystem was reported for the first time from the salt pans of Karapad at Tuticorin recently by Rajamani et al (Mar. Fish. In/or. Serv. T & E. Ser. 152 1998.). Follovwng this discovery an intensive survey of the salt pans at selected places in and around Tuticorin was conducted during the period from October 97 to March 99 to study the distribution of this exotic species in the natural ecosystem.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Artemia franciscana; parthenogenetic study; salt pans; Tuticorin
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries
Crustacean Fisheries > Artemia
Divisions:CMFRI-Tuticorin
CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:3511
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Deposited On:18 Sep 2010 13:45
Last Modified:21 Jul 2014 15:46

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