Allometry in the wedge clam, Donax incarnatus (Gmelin) from Panambur beach, Mangalore

Thippeswamy, S and Mohan Joseph, M (1992) Allometry in the wedge clam, Donax incarnatus (Gmelin) from Panambur beach, Mangalore. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 21 . pp. 161-163.

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Abstract

In allometric relationships,only 2 parameters are compared at anyone time. Moreover, inferences about the proximate or mechanistic causes will result in differences in the intercept and slope of the allometry, hence comparisons among taxa are risky because many factors influence morphological and physiological traits

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Allometry; wedge clam; Donax incarnatus; Panambur beach; Mangalore
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Clam
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:7317
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:05 Feb 2011 12:34
Last Modified:05 Feb 2011 15:28

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