Velayudhan, T S and Kripa, V and Ranade, Anil and Soundararajan, R and Mohamed, K S and Appukuttan, K K and Laxmilatha, P and Asokan, P K and Ramachandran, N and Sasikumar, Geetha and Sreenivasan, P V and Sarvesan, R and Thomas, Sujitha and Dhakad, H and Rattan, P and Sawant, Nithin H (2007) Mariculture of mussels in India. Manual. Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi.
Worldwide, bivalves are recognised as a source of inexpensive protein of high nutritional value. In India bivalve resources are still exploited at a subsis tence level. The growth performance, natural abundance, adaptability to new environment, simple and inexpensive culture techniques have made mussel a candidate species for culture operations. The bivalve mussels of the genus Perna are ex tensively cultured in Thailand, Philippines and New Zealand.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Manual)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Mariculture; mussels; India|
|Subjects:||Aquaculture > Mariculture|
Molluscan Fisheries > Mussel culture
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries|
CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||25 Feb 2011 16:55|
|Last Modified:||19 Oct 2011 14:40|
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