Continuous culture of rotifers for larval rearing of marine prawns

Manisseri, Mary K and Palanichamy, S (1983) Continuous culture of rotifers for larval rearing of marine prawns. In: National Symposium on Shrimp Seed Production and Hatchery Management, 21-22 January 1983, Cochin.


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After continued harvesting, when the rotiter population declines due to their resorting to sexual reproduction, the culture is rejuvenated in the same pool by renewing 1/3 volume of water and by refertilising. This continous culture with frequent harvesting can be maintained for over 2 months.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Continuous culture; rotifers; larval rearing; marine prawns
Subjects: Aquaculture > Mariculture
Eggs and Larvae
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 23 May 2011 08:40
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:49

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