Regeneration of the proboscis of cymatiid Cymatium pileare (Gastropoda: Proso branchia)

Muthiah, P and Sampath, K (1994) Regeneration of the proboscis of cymatiid Cymatium pileare (Gastropoda: Proso branchia). Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 23 (2). pp. 110-111.

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Abstract

Cymatiids cause considerable damage to bivalve stock in molluscan culture. Bivalves are preyed upon by cymatiids with insertion of proboscis and interaction of radula and jaws. Rate of regeneration of proboscis in cymatiid was faster than predatory thiasid and muricid gastropods.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Regeneration of the proboscis of cymatiid Cymatium pileare (Gastropoda: Proso branchia)
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Gastropods
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:6865
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:11 Jan 2011 11:22
Last Modified:11 Jan 2011 11:22

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