Studies on the physiology of moulting in the penaeid prawn Penaeus indicus H Milne Edwards

Vijayan, K K (1988) Studies on the physiology of moulting in the penaeid prawn Penaeus indicus H Milne Edwards. PhD thesis, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute. Submitted to Cochin University of Science and Technology.

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Abstract

The physiology of moulting in the Indian white prawn Penaeus indicus has been investigated by comprehensive approach to the problem. The major aspects of the study include, Detailed classification of the moult cycle, Neuroendocrine control of moulting process, Variations in the biochemical constituents in relation to moult cycle, Distribution and mobilization of important minerals during moulting cycle, and Role of important environmental factors over moult cycle of the prawn.

Item Type:Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor(s):Diwan, A D
Uncontrolled Keywords:physiology; moulting; penaeid prawn; Penaeus indicus
Subjects:Fish and Fisheries > Fish physiology
Theses
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Physiology and Nutrition Pathology
ID Code:6643
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:22 Nov 2010 15:08
Last Modified:21 Jan 2014 14:06

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