Population selection strategies in the wedge clam, Donax incarnatus (Gmelin) from Panambur beach, Mangalore

Thippeswamy, S and Mohan Joseph, M (1991) Population selection strategies in the wedge clam, Donax incarnatus (Gmelin) from Panambur beach, Mangalore. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 20 (2). pp. 147-151.

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Abstract

The wedge clams, of genus Donax. form a dominant component in the infauna of sandy beaches of Indian coasts. Though not commercially very important, these clams support small fisheries along certain regions of the east and west coasts of India. Some aspects of the population biology of Donax spp have been reported by earlier werkers

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Population selection; wedge clam; Donax incarnatus; Panambur beach; Mangalore
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Clam
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:7320
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:05 Feb 2011 12:54
Last Modified:05 Feb 2011 15:25

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