The biology and culture of tropical oysters

Reviews the biology and ecology of oysters, and experimental and culture techniques used in the tropics; describes problems in tropical oyster farming and identifies research needs to further develop this form of aquaculture. Three oyster genera are discussed: Ostrea, Crassostrea and Saccostrea. The advantages and disadvantages of various species of each genus with regard to aquaculture are also described.


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Issue Date:
1986
Publication Type:
Report
DOI and Other Identifiers:
10.22004/ag.econ.44687
971-1022-24-9 (Other)
Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/44687
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/44687
Total Pages:
42
Series Statement:
ICLARM Studies and Reviews
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