Seasonal gonadal changes in the adult backwater oyster, Ostrea (Crassostrea) madrasensis Preston from Ennur near Madras

Rao, K Virabhadra (1956) Seasonal gonadal changes in the adult backwater oyster, Ostrea (Crassostrea) madrasensis Preston from Ennur near Madras. Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences, 44 B (6). pp. 332-356.

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    Abstract

    Seasonal changes in the gonads of lamellibranchs such as oysters, clams and teridinids have been studied in detail by various workers, viz., Coe (1932 b and 1936), Coe and Turner (1938), Loosanoff (1937 b, 1942 and 1953), Galtsoff (1937), Orton (1933), Roughley (1933) and Quale (1943). In commercially important forms these stud.ies have been of immense value in their culture and management.of the natural environments

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Seasonal gonadal changes; backwater oyster; Ostrea (Crassostrea) madrasensis Preston; Ennur; Madras
    Subjects: Molluscan Fisheries > Edible oyster
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 02 May 2011 06:51
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:48
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/8310

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