Allometric relationships in the wedge clam Donax incarnatus gmelin

M.V. Mohan, R. Damodaran, K.Y.M. Salih


In the wedge clam, Donax incarnatus, the allometric relationship between height, depth, shell weight, dry flesh weight and length was found to be the same for the entire size range of animals unlike in many other bivalves. The reasons for the above phenomena have been discussed


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