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.
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|
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Physiology and Nutrition Pathology|
|Deposited By:||INVALID USER|
|Deposited On:||22 Nov 2010 15:08|
|Last Modified:||21 Jan 2014 14:06|
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