Bacterial contamination of mussels at Mahe estuary, Malabar coast

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dc.contributor.author Gore, P.S.
dc.contributor.author Raveendran, O.
dc.contributor.author Iyer, T.S.G.
dc.contributor.author Varma, P.R.G.
dc.contributor.author Sankaranarayanan, V.N.
dc.date.accessioned 2009-05-08T09:00:07Z
dc.date.available 2009-05-08T09:00:07Z
dc.date.issued 1992
dc.identifier.citation Fishery Technology, Vol.29; 57-61p.
dc.identifier.uri http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/2979
dc.description.abstract Mussel samples from the mussel bed and near-by market, beach sand, sediment and water from the Mahe Estuary, Kerala, India were analysed for the bacterial quality. Indicator bacteria such as Escherichia coli and faecal streptococci were isolated from water, sediment and both mussel samples especially during monsoon and postmonsoon months. Pathogens like Salmonella and Vibrio cholerae non 01 were isolated from the mussel samples. The sewage and land drainage of the region contribute to the contamination of the environment
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Society of Fishery Technologists (India)
dc.rights Copyright [1992]. All efforts have been made to respect the copyright to the best of our knowledge. Inadvertent omissions, if brought to our notice, stand for correction and withdrawal of document from this repository.
dc.title Bacterial contamination of mussels at Mahe estuary, Malabar coast
dc.type Journal Article


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