Marine pearl oyster hatchery

Dharmaraj, S and Chellam, A and Victor, A C C (1998) Marine pearl oyster hatchery. In: Proceedings of the Workshop National Aquaculture Week. The Aquaculture Foundation of India, Chennai, pp. 111-119.


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In a period of 29 Years from 1668 to 1961 a total of 40 pearl fisheries exploitation had taken place along the Tamil Nadu coast from which pearls worth several million rupees had been obtained, Since 1961 these resources had totally disappeared from the pearl oyster beds and as a result the prospects for a pearl fishery in the nea.r future looks very bleak

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Marine pearl production; pearl culture; hatchery
Subjects: Aquaculture > Farming/Culture
Molluscan Fisheries > Pearl oyster
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2011 03:31
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:50

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