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.


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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
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2010 07:35
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:27
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/4454

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