Observations on the biology of Meretrix casta (Chemnits)

Abraham, K C (1953) Observations on the biology of Meretrix casta (Chemnits). Journal of Zoological Society of India, 5 (1). pp. 163-190.



Meretrix casta (Chemnitz) (Eulamellibranchiata : Family Veneridae) occurs in extensive and dense beds all over the east coast of India wherever estuarine conditions prevail. The clam is also known from quite a few places on the west coast.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:biology; Meretrix casta
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries
Molluscan Fisheries > Clam
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:4454
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:27 Sep 2010 13:05
Last Modified:27 Sep 2010 13:05

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