Distribution and abundance of pteropod and heteropod molluscs in the EEZ and adjoining waters of India

Mathew, K J and Naomi, T S and Antony, Geetha and Solomon, K (1990) Distribution and abundance of pteropod and heteropod molluscs in the EEZ and adjoining waters of India. In: Proceedings of the first workshop on scientific results of FORV Sagar Sampada, 5-7 June 1989, Kochi.

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Abstract

The pteropod and heteropod molluscs formed an Important constituent in the zooplankton of the EEZ of India and the adjacent areas. Between them the pteropods dominated numerically over the heteropads in all situations. The average density of pteropods in the area investigated was 734 (expressed as number per 1000 m3 of water) and heteropoda was335

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Distribution; abundance; pteropod; heteropod; molluscs
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Gastropods
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:5243
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Deposited On:14 Oct 2010 16:00
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