Principles of Crustacean Taxonomy

Deshmukh, V D (2012) Principles of Crustacean Taxonomy. Training Manual on CAFT Program on Development of Brood and Gene Banks for Aquaculture production and Consewation. pp. 52-61.


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Crustaceans exhibit 4th largest diversity among the animal groups on the planet and include many well-known commercially exploited groups such as tile prawns, crabs, and lobsters. The number of named species of Crustaceans worldwide is estimated at approximately 50,000 to 67,000 but the potential-~umbero f species may range from as many a ten times to one hundred times that number.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Crustacea; Taxonomy
Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries
Marine Ecosystems > Coral Reefs > Taxonomy
Divisions: CMFRI-Mumbai
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2012 11:31
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:52

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