An incidence of bivalve spats settled on a Portunid crab

Thangavelu, R and Poovannan, P (2005) An incidence of bivalve spats settled on a Portunid crab. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 186 . 16- .

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Abstract

A single berried specimen of Charybdis annulata measuring 65 mm in carapace length and weighlng 55 g was collected from Chennai Fisheries Harbour on 24" March 2005 with unusually large number of epizooties, especially bivalve spat attached to the the carapace and ventral side of the crab.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:bivalve spats; Portunid crab
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Bivalves
Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
Divisions:CMFRI-Madras (Chennai)
ID Code:4283
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:28 Sep 2010 14:53
Last Modified:28 Sep 2010 14:53

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