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EMW-10102Kuruma prawnKuruma prawnPenaeus japonicus20.0048.00BothFor additional information onlyNONEIn December, 1983 about 2,000 numbers of seed of Penaeus japonicus (average size: 42.2 mm) collected from wild were stocked in a 0.4 ha pond (No. A-4) at the Mariculture Farm, Muttukadu, Madras. …On 10-11-1984, six hauls by drag net were made in Pond A-4 between 21.30 and 22.30 hrs which yielded 23 larger specimens. Among the netted prawns, 11 were males and the rest 12 were females. The size range for males and females was 140 to 158 mm (20 to 31 g in weight) and 156 to 174 mm (32 to 48 g in weight) respectively. The average size for males was 152.0 mm and that of females 159.2 mm. KURUMA PRAWN, PENAEUS JAPONICUS. Harvesting large specimens to test for maturity. This size is likely to be larger than harvest size for consumption.IndiaMore info.OCCURRENCE OF MATURING FEMALES OF KURUMA PRAWN, PENAEUS JAPONICUS IN THE MARICULTURE FARM AT MUTTUKADU
Prepared by M. Kathirvel, Madras Research Centre of CMFRI Madras.
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