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.



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
ID Code:8979
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:08 Jun 2012 17:01
Last Modified:08 Jun 2012 17:01

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