Effect of androgenic gland ablation on sexual characters of the male Indian white prawn Penaeus indicus H. Milne Edwards.

Mohamed, K S and Diwan, A D (1991) Effect of androgenic gland ablation on sexual characters of the male Indian white prawn Penaeus indicus H. Milne Edwards. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology, 29 . pp. 478-480.

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Abstract

Bilateral and rectomy was carried out in penaeid prawns.Results indicated that in the absence of androgenic glallds male secondary sexual characters once lost cannot be regenerated. Andrectomy also appeared to block spermatogonial differentiation.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:androgenic gland ablation; sexual characters; Indian white prawn; Penaeus indicus
Subjects:Aquaculture > Induced Breeding
Fishery biology
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:7502
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:16 Feb 2011 15:57
Last Modified:16 Feb 2011 15:57

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