Record of complete albinism in marine catfish, Osteogeneiosus militaris (Linnaeus, 1758), landed at Mumbai

Chavan, B B and Sundaram, Sujit and Sawant, A D and Das, Thakur (2008) Record of complete albinism in marine catfish, Osteogeneiosus militaris (Linnaeus, 1758), landed at Mumbai. Marine Fisheries Information Service T&E Ser., 197. pp. 15-17.

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    Abstract

    Albinism is due to one of several gene mutations that affect the normal pigmentation. There are various degrees of albinism. True albino or amelanistic animals lack melanin and are white with unpigmented pink eyes.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: complete albinism; marine catfish; Osteogeneiosus militaris
    Subjects: Demersal Fishes > Cat Fishes
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
    Date Deposited: 04 Sep 2010 05:35
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:23
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/3744

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