Distribution and Size of Barnacle Chelonibia patula Fouling Blue Crab Callinectes amnicola in Southeast Nigeria

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Udoh James Philip; Otoh Aniekan Johnny;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Sciendo
  • Journal: Croatian Journal of Fisheries (issn: 1848-0586)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1515/cjf-2016-0017
  • Subject: Crustacean Encrusters | Epibiosis | Infestation | Prevalence rate | Aquaculture. Fisheries. Angling | SH1-691

The distribution and occurrence of epibionts on the dorsal carapace, ventral carapace and chela of 325 specimens of Callinectes amnicola (De Rocheburne, 1883) (103.4 - 138.7 mm carapace width) from the Qua Iboe (QIRE) and Imo River (IRE) estuaries in southeast Nigeria w... View more
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