Y-organectomy in the crab, Scylla serrata

Paneerselvam, M and Subramoniam, T (1982) Y-organectomy in the crab, Scylla serrata. CMFRI Special publication- Manual of Research Methods for Marine Invertebrate Reproduction (9). pp. 143-145.


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Gabe (1953, 1956) first described the Y-organ in 58 species of Malacostraca. The Y-organ is a glandular structure of epidermal origin. It is located in the antennary/maxillary segments. The Y-organ varies in gross morphology and location in different species of crustaceans

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Y-organectomy; crab; Scylla serrata
Subjects: Marine Biology > Biology
Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
Divisions: Contributors
Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
Date Deposited: 04 Sep 2010 06:49
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:24
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/3918

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