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Studies on Differences in Number, Location and Size of The Corpuscles Of Stannius in Freshwater and Seawater Fishes

In this study morphology, number, location and histology of corpuscles of Stannius in six freshwater fishes and six sea water fishes have been investigated. The comparison of corpuscles of Stannius is made as these fishes have different aquatic habitat. The calcium content of the aquatic medium differs in the freshwater and sea water as a result changes in the corpuscles of Stannius activity was observed

Author(s): Pruthviraj C. Bedjargi,R.S. Kulkarni