Experimental study of the settlement and collection Of pearl oyster spat from Tuticorin area

Nayar, K Nagappan and Mahadevan, S and Ramadoss, K and Sundaram, N and Rajan, C T (1978) Experimental study of the settlement and collection Of pearl oyster spat from Tuticorin area. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 25 (1&2). pp. 246-252.

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Abstract

For the first time settlement and growth of pearl oyst«rs have be-en observed on granite stones forming the embankments of the New Tuticorin Port. Large numbers of pearl oyster spat have also been collected by employing diflfeirent types of spat collectors and the rate of growth of the oysters in the farm has been studied.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:pearl oyster; spat; Tuticorin
Subjects:Molluscan Fisheries > Pearl oyster
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:779
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:02 Jun 2010 10:30
Last Modified:02 Jun 2010 10:30

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