Lab to land release of technology mussel farming

CMFRI, Kochi (1979) Lab to land release of technology mussel farming. Lab to land Series . pp. 1-6.



The sea mussel, popularly known as "Kallummekkai" or "Kadu kka' in Malayalam and "Pachaiazhi" or "Kadalka" in Tamil, is a bivalve mollusc of the family Mytilidae. The animal is found firmly attached on rocks or any other hard objects in the sea by means of secreted threads called byssus. The body (flesh) of the animal is encased in two shell valves protecting it.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Lab to land; release of technology; mussel farming
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Mussel culture
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension
ID Code:5510
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:20 Oct 2010 10:00
Last Modified:11 May 2012 12:10

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