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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 ...
Seasonal variation in an annually-banded coral Porites: A scanning electron microscopy investigation
Seasonal bands of the hard coral @iPorites@@ sp. collected from three different islands of Lakshadweep (Northwest Indian Ocean) are examined under a scanning electron microscope (SEM). SEM photographs reveal the presence ...
Monsoon signatures in recent corals from the Laccadive Islands
(Indian Association of Sedimentologists, Aligarh, 1997)
X-radiographs of the coral (Porites sp.) collected from several atolls of Lakshadweep show alternate bands of low and high density, formed in non-monsoon period and monsoon period, respectively. The results reveal annual ...