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. Sakthivel, M and Vivekanandan, E and Rajagopalan, M and Meiyappan, M M and Paulraj, R and Ramamurthy, S and Alagaraja, K,(eds.) The Aquaculture Foundation of India, Chennai, pp. 111-119.



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
ID Code:8592
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:10 Jun 2011 09:01
Last Modified:10 Jun 2011 09:01

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