Dr. M. Devaraj, Former Director of CMFRI passes away

James, D B (2013) Dr. M. Devaraj, Former Director of CMFRI passes away. Fishing Chimes, 33 (4). p. 47.

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Abstract

Seasonal changes in the gonads of lamellibranchs such as oysters, clams and teridinids have been studied in detail by various workers, viz., Coe (1932 b and 1936), Coe and Turner (1938), Loosanoff (1937 b, 1942 and 1953), Galtsoff (1937), Orton (1933), Roughley (1933) and Quale (1943). In commercially important forms these studies have been of immense value in their culture and management. The present paper deals with the gonadal changes in the adults of the backwater oyster, Ostrea (Crassostrea) madrasensis Preston which is one of the widely distributed commercial species of bivalves in this country.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Dr.M. Devaraj; Former Director; CMFRI; obituory
Subjects:Directors
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:6191
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:10 Nov 2010 17:19
Last Modified:30 Aug 2013 13:41

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