Metamorphosis of the Hermit crab Diogenes diogenes(Herbst)(Decapoda, Anomura) in the Laboratory

Nayak, V N and Kakati, V S (1977) Metamorphosis of the Hermit crab Diogenes diogenes(Herbst)(Decapoda, Anomura) in the Laboratory. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 6 . pp. 31-34.

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Abstract

Berried female was obtained from trawlers operating in the ' Karwar bay, west coast of India. The depths sampled by the otter trawl dunng tIlls tow varied from 10 to 15 fm. The specimen was maintained alive in aquaria with filtered sea water until the larvae were released

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Metamorphosis; Hermit crab; Diogenes diogenes; Decapoda; Anomura
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:8462
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:12 May 2011 15:32
Last Modified:12 May 2011 15:32

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