Turkish Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, vol.23, no.2, pp.183-189, 1999 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Turkish Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Black Sea, Growing, Mediterranean mussel
Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated:
In the present study, the growth of the Mediterranean mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis Lam., 1819 in the Black Sea on ropes has been studied. The result of a 18 month-trial showed that the mussels grew 72.84±0.74 mm in lenght Temperature of seawater has been measured (minimum of 7°C in the month of February and maximum of 27.7°C in August). Salinity varied from 17.2 to 19.3‰.