Effect of eyestalk ablation on the ovarian maturation of an ocypod crab, Ocypoda macrocera using window method

Nadarajalingam, K and Subramoniam, T (1982) Effect of eyestalk ablation on the ovarian maturation of an ocypod crab, Ocypoda macrocera using window method. CMFRI Special publication- Manual of Research Methods for Marine Invertebrate Reproduction (9). pp. 149-150.

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Abstract

X-organlsinus gland complex resident in the eyestalk of decapod crustaceans contains the inhibitory hormones for molting and reproduction (MIH, GIH) (Adiyodi and Adiyodi, 1970). Therefore, the eyestalk extirpation results in the removal of the inhibitory factors both for molting and reproduction.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: eyestalk ablation; ovarian maturation; ocypod crab; Ocypoda macrocera; window method
Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
Marine Biology > Biology
Divisions: Contributors
Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
Date Deposited: 04 Sep 2010 06:51
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:24
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/3944

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