Breeding and Seed Production of Tiger Shrimp Penaeus monodon

  • P. Soundarapandian


In the past, shrimp remained as a luxury commodity because of its high popularity and cost. Hence, it was considered as favourite food stuff for the high society people. However, in recent years, due to increase of population and health consciousness, the modern world made people to consume more of shrimp and shrimp product because of its delicious and safeness among animal origin. In recent years, shrimp has become a more popular source of protein food, which commands high prices in the international market. This great importance increased the exploitation of shrimp, which lead to sudden decline in natural stock. Thus, it has become imperative to culture commercially important shrimp species.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre of Advanced Study in Marine Biology, Faculty of Marine SciencesAnnamalai UniversityParangipettaiIndia

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