Sponges- A group of commercially important animals

Jacob, P G (1973) Sponges- A group of commercially important animals. Seafood Export Journal, 5 (4). p. 23.


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    Sponges act like animated filters, feeding on the great variety of micro- scopic fauna and flora as well as on the fine bits of detritus that usually occur in the waters surrounding them. Most of the sponges are marine except one family which occurs in fresh water. During the last century the simplicity and primitiveness of sponges stimulated much research to solve the many rid- dles in biology.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Sponges; commercial importantance
    Subjects: Marine Ecosystems > Sponges
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
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    Date Deposited: 03 Nov 2010 11:21
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:27
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/4483

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