Larva! development -Specific identity of penaeid postlarvae found in brackishwater areas

Muthu, M S (1979) Larva! development -Specific identity of penaeid postlarvae found in brackishwater areas. CMFRI Bulletin, 28 . pp. 86-90.

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Abstract

Chromatophore pattern on the tail fan has been found to be a reliable and easily observed criterion for the identification of postlarval penaeids found in the brackishwater regions. The distinguishing characters of the postlarvae of Penaeus indicus. P-meguiensis, P. semisulcatus, P. monodon. P japonicus, Metapenaeus dobsoni, M. monoceros, and M.affinis are given and illustrated.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Penaeus; Metapenaeus; Larval development
Subjects:Eggs and Larvae
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:677
Deposited By:Edwin Joseph
Deposited On:26 May 2010 17:21
Last Modified:26 May 2010 17:21

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