Salinity tolerances of two Pearl River bivalves


Grant Data
Project Title
Salinity tolerances of two Pearl River bivalves
Principal Investigator
Emeritus Professor Morton, Brian Sydney   (Principal investigator)
Start Date
1990-07-01
Amount
0
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1990/1991
Status
Completed
Objectives
Two large, edible, bivalves, i.e. Corbicula fluminalis and Cyrenobatissa subsulcata, proliferate in the Pearl River estuary and are marketed locally and in China. This is a study of their salinity tolerances to help explain distribution.