Original paper

A review on spawning of the Indian major carps

Sinha, V.R.P.; Jhingran, V.G.; Ganapati, S.V.

Archiv für Hydrobiologie Volume 73 Number 4 (1974), p. 518 - 536

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published: Jul 9, 1974

DOI: 10.1127/archiv-hydrobiol/73/1974/518

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Abstract

An attempt has been made in this paper to take stock of the existing knowledge on the spawning of the Indian major carps for a proper understanding of the most essential questions relating to their nature of spawning in inland waters, with a view to correlate the field observations made under natural conditions in the last few decades with the recently developed induced breeding technique with whole pituitary extract and isolated fish gonadotropin.

Keywords

Indian major carps