Note on the breeding of copepods and its relation to diatom cycle

Raghu Prasad, R and Kartha, K N Krishna (1959) Note on the breeding of copepods and its relation to diatom cycle. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 1 (1). pp. 77-84.

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Abstract

During the last fifty years a considerable amount of Work has been done on the copepods of the Indian waters but these investigations deal mainly with the taxonomy and seasonal variations in their abundance and our knowledge of the biology of these is very meagre. Because the copepods play an important role in the economy of the sea, detailed work on the biology of the common copepods was taken up in the Central Marine Fisheries Research Station and the present observations relate to the breeding of copepods in general and its relation to the diatom cycle. The observations are based on regular samples collected from the inshore waters of the Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay off Mandapam

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:breeding; copepods
Subjects:Aquaculture > Live Feed Culture
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
ID Code:888
Deposited By:Edwin Joseph
Deposited On:05 Jun 2010 09:19
Last Modified:30 May 2012 13:55

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