Carotenoids and Vitamin A in the Crabs Pachygrapsus marmoratus (FABRE) and Eriphia spinifrons (HERBST)

@inproceedings{Czeczuga1974CarotenoidsAV,
  title={Carotenoids and Vitamin A in the Crabs Pachygrapsus marmoratus (FABRE) and Eriphia spinifrons (HERBST)},
  author={Bazyli Czeczuga},
  year={1974}
}
Investigations have been carried regarding carotenoids and vitamin A in the crabs Pachygrapsus marmoratus (FABRE) and Eriphia spinifrons (HERBST) from the Black and Adriatic Sea. The presence of carotenoids and vitamin A was determined by means of column and thinlayer chromatography. The following carotenoids were found: Pachygrapsus marmoratus: β-carotene, cryptoxanthin, canthaxanthin, lutein, astaxanthin and vitamin A; Eriphia spinifrons: β-carotene, echinenone, canthaxanthin… CONTINUE READING