Breeding season of green mussel, Perna viridis at Mocha,Veraval

Koya, Mohammed and Sreenath, K R and Anbarasu, M and Pradeep, S (2011) Breeding season of green mussel, Perna viridis at Mocha,Veraval. CMFRI Newsletter Cadalmin (128). p. 9.


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    Spat falling of Green Mussel, Perna viridis, was observed during the month of February. The size of mussel spats ranged from 1.1 to 2.0 cms. This shows a winter breeding season for the green mussels of Mocha. In southern India, monsoon and summer seasons were the reported seasons of mussel breeding in the wild. Spats were found attached to the rocks in the intertidal area of Mocha.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Perna viridis
    Subjects: Molluscan Fisheries > Mussel culture
    Molluscan Fisheries > Bivalves
    Molluscan Fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Veraval
    Depositing User: Mr. Augustine Sipson N A
    Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2022 09:35
    Last Modified: 17 Sep 2022 09:35

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