Predation and fouling problems in mussel culture

Mahadevan, S (1980) Predation and fouling problems in mussel culture. In: Workshop on Mussel Farming, 25 - 27 September 1980, Madras.


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Predation and competition for food and space, attack on shell valves by boring organisms, parasitic infestation and disease out-breaks are all some of the important factors causing economic loss to the mussel farmer because of the large scale destruction and mass mortality of the cultivated stock.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Predation; fouling problems; mussel culture
Subjects: Molluscan Fisheries > Mussel culture
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 22 Feb 2011 04:17
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:45

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