Coral-boring bivalves of Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay

Appukuttan, K K (1972) Coral-boring bivalves of Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay. In: Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Corals and Coral Reefs, Marine Biological Association of India, Mandapam Camp, India., 12-16 January 1969, Mandapam.


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Among coral boring animals the bivalves are the most destructive. The present account deals with thecoral-boring bivalves of the Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay with observations on their effect on the reef.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Coral-boring bivalves; Gulf of Mannar; Palk Bay
Subjects: Molluscan Fisheries > Bivalves
Marine Ecosystems > Coral Reefs
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
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Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2010 11:51
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:40

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