Cannibalism in the tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon Fabricius in nursery rearing phase

Abdussamad, E M and Thampy, D M (1994) Cannibalism in the tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon Fabricius in nursery rearing phase. Journal of Aquaculture in the Tropics, 9 (1). pp. 67-75.

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Cannibalism among postlarvae and juveniles of Penaeus monodon was found to be positively desity dependent significantly supressed by shelter and negatively correlated to food availability and feeding frequency. With the increase in population density there was an Increase In the rate of cannibalism

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cannibalism; tiger shrimp; Penaeus monodon; nursery rearing phase
Subjects:Aquaculture > Hatchery
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
ID Code:4457
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:27 Sep 2010 13:05
Last Modified:27 Sep 2010 13:05

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