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On some new species of soft corals from Lakshadweep atolls, India
(Darwin, N.T.: Museum and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory, 1991)
Glimpses of the Indian Ocean By S.Z Qasim
The Arabian Sea living resources snd the environment Ed by M-F Thompson, N.M Tirmazi
Soft sediment dwelling macro-invertebrates of Rajapur Bay, central west coast of India
Thirtyfour species of soft sediment dwelling macro-invertebrates were recorded in Rajapur Bay at the proposed effluent discharge location of nuclear power plant. The fauna mainly composed of polychaetes (42.52%), molluscs ...
Shrimp farming in India - Roof without a strong foundation
Although shrimp farming in India has grown into a multi-crore industry in recent years, it has carried with it some of the inherent problems and a few generated out of indiscriminate action on the part of over-enthusiastic ...
Ecological energetics of benthic communities of an estuarine system of the west coast of India
(Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, 1994)
An attempt has been made to measure the biomass and quantify the production rates of different size groups of benthic organisms. The average annual production rates of microphytobenthos, meiobenthos and macrobenthos were ...
Seasonal changes in biochemical composition of Holothuria leucospilota (Echinodermata)
Biochemical composition of body wall and gonads of Holothuria leucospilota was analysed for protein, carbohydrate, lipid, ash, dry weight and calorific values and was discussed in relation to its spawning activities. Lipids ...
Effect of lunar periodicity on the abundance of crabs from the Goa Coast
Lunar periodicity showed a significant influence on the occurrence of edible crabs (@iPortunus pelagicus, Charybdis cruciata and Portunus sanguinolentus@@). High density of these crabs was recorded in the trawl catches ...