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.



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
ID Code:745
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:02 Jun 2010 09:54
Last Modified:02 Jun 2010 09:54
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