Larval development — Penaeus semisulcatus de Haan

Devarajan, K and Nayagam, J Sunny and Selvaraj, V and Pillai, N N (1979) Larval development — Penaeus semisulcatus de Haan. CMFRI Bulletin, 28. pp. 22-29.

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The larvae of Penaeus semisulcatus reared from eggs spawned in the laboratory are described and illustrated tor the first tlma. At a rearing tamparatura of 31.0'c the nauplii hatched out 12 to 13 hours after spawning; the duration of tha nauplius, protozoaa and mysis stages was 42 hours, 154 hours and 96 hours respectively. The larvae passed through 6 nauplius substages, 3 protozoea substages and 3 mysis substages before transforming into postlarva I.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Larval development; Penaeus semisulcatus
Subjects: Eggs and Larvae
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
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Date Deposited: 26 May 2010 09:07
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:08

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