The effect of salinity on some endocommensalic ciliates from shipworms

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dc.contributor.author Santhakumari, V.
dc.date.accessioned 1995-08-27T10:01:12Z
dc.date.accessioned 2017-09-29T13:48:27Z
dc.date.available 1995-08-27T10:01:12Z
dc.date.available 2017-09-29T13:48:27Z
dc.date.issued 1985
dc.identifier.citation Fishery Technology, vol.22; 1985; 66-69
dc.identifier.issn 0015-3001
dc.identifier.uri http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/6383
dc.description.abstract The ciliates, Nucleocorbula adherens, Boveria teredinidi, Trichodina balakrishnia, Thigmozoon fencheli and Nyctothereus marina, live inside the mantle cavity of the ship-worms in the estuaries and backwaters of the south-west coast of India. Seasonal incidence and relative abundance of these ciliates showed that they were more abundant during the low saline than the high saline periods. Eventhough these ciliates can endure higher salinities through gradual acclimatization of their habitat it was found that they prefer low salinity for active growth and healthy existence
dc.language en
dc.publisher Society of Fisheries Technologists
dc.relation.ispartof Fish Technol
dc.relation.isreferencedby NON-SCI
dc.subject Aquatic Ecology, Productivity
dc.subject.other habitat
dc.subject.other growth
dc.subject.other seasonal distribution
dc.subject.other acclimatization
dc.subject.other abundance
dc.subject.other backwaters
dc.subject.other estuaries
dc.subject.other commensalism
dc.subject.other salinity
dc.subject.other Nausitora hedleyi
dc.subject.other Nyctothereus marina
dc.subject.other Thingmozoon fencheli
dc.subject.other Trichodina balakrishnia
dc.subject.other Boveria teredinidi
dc.subject.other Nucleocorbula adherens
dc.subject.other ISW, India, Kerala, Cochin
dc.title The effect of salinity on some endocommensalic ciliates from shipworms
dc.type Journal Article
dc.affiliation.author CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Kochi, Kerala, India


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