Prawn seed resources around Calicut area

Lazarus, S and Nandakumaran, K (1994) Prawn seed resources around Calicut area. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 36 (2). pp. 194-198.


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The prawn seed resources around Calicut area have been presented based on a study conducted during the years 1983-85. Their availability and abundance during different periods of the year have been described qualitatively and quantitatively. The important seed grounds are located around West Hill, Elathur; Eranhical and Thiruvangoor regions and the main species are Penaeus indicus, P. monodon and Metapenaeus dobsoni. June-July period appears to be the important season for prawn seed in this area. The nature of the seed grounds has been described along with the environmental conditions.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Prawn seed; Calicut
Subjects: Aquaculture > Mariculture
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
Date Deposited: 02 Jun 2010 04:24
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:08

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