Hatchery and culture technology for the sea cucumber, Holothuria scabra Jaeger, in India

James, D B (1999) Hatchery and culture technology for the sea cucumber, Holothuria scabra Jaeger, in India. Naga. The ICLARM Quarterly, 22 (4). pp. 12-16.

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Abstract

The seed of the sea cucumber Holothuria scabra Jaeger is being produced at the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute in India. This article describes the techniques being used in the production of the seed and he experiments being canied out for the rearing of juveniles. Trials to grow juveniles in hatcheries on prawn farms have shown spectacular results that are both cost efficient and environmentally friendly.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Hatchery; culture; sea cucumber; Holothuria scabra
Subjects:Echinoderms > Seacucumber
Aquaculture
Aquaculture > Hatchery
Aquaculture > Farming/Culture
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:6177
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:10 Nov 2010 11:59
Last Modified:10 Nov 2010 11:59

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