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 Conservation. 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: 23 Jul 2016 09:30

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