Mahadevan, S (1971) Fishing for pearls in India. Seafood Export Journal, 3 (3). pp. 11-23.
The oysters of the genus Pinelada are valued and exploited in many countries for the pearls they produce although' different species form the fishery in different parts of the world. In the case of Japan it is P. martensi, in Australia it is P. Maxima and in the Persian Gulf it is P. mugaritifera which constitute the commercially important species.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Fishing; pearls; India|
|Subjects:||Marine Fisheries > Marine Fishing|
Molluscan Fisheries > Pearl oyster
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||23 Feb 2011 10:59|
|Last Modified:||23 Feb 2011 10:59|
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