On some eel eggs and larvae from the Gulf of Manaar

Nair, R V and Bhimachar, B S (1950) On some eel eggs and larvae from the Gulf of Manaar. Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences, 31 B (6). pp. 331-338.


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Though much attention has been devoted to the elucidation of the biology of the eels, the records of their eggs are very rew and, st rangely enough, even the egg of the European eel, Anguilla vulgaris, which was the subject of intensive investigation, remains unknown to Science. The first account of eel eggs was by Raffaele (1888) who studied the early development of five types of unidentified eggs from the Bay of Naples.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: eel; eggs and larvae; Gulf of Manaar
Subjects: Demersal Fishes > Eels
Eggs and Larvae
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2011 07:13
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:48
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/8300

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