Contribution to the biology of the blue swimming crab, Neptunus pelagicus (Linnaeus), with a note on the zoea of Thalamita crenata Latreille

Raghu Prasad, R and Tampi, P R S (1953) Contribution to the biology of the blue swimming crab, Neptunus pelagicus (Linnaeus), with a note on the zoea of Thalamita crenata Latreille. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society , 51 (3). pp. 674-689.

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Abstract

Although crab fishery is not a Major industry in India, it is a source or income to many fishermen at this area particularly during the off-season. At the present rate or exploitat ion the possibility of depleting the stock may not happen in the immediate future, But in course of time the crab fishery, like any other fishery of our country , has possibilities of expansion.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:biology; blue swimming crab; Neptunus pelagicus; zoea; Thalamita crenata Latreille
Subjects:Fishery biology
Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Physiology and Nutrition Pathology
ID Code:8286
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:21 Apr 2011 12:25
Last Modified:30 May 2012 15:11

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