New fish varieties described

Gopalakrishnan, A and Pillai, N G K and Abdussamad, E M and Akhilesh, K V and Jena, J K and Bineesh, K K (2014) New fish varieties described. [Image]


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    Researchers from Kochi have described four marine fish species from the Kerala waters. The newly discovered species were named as Chelidoperca manculicauda, Opistongnathus pardus, Plectranthias alcocki and Pempheris sarayu. The samples of the fishes were collected from various fish landing centres of Kovalam, Kochi and Kollam. The discovery was made by a collaborative research team consisting of A. Gopalakrishnan, the Director of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, N.G.K. Pillai, E.M. Abdussamad and Akhilesh of the Institute, J.K. Jena, the Director of National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources and K.K. Bineesh of the Kochi Centre of the Bureau.

    Item Type: Image
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Newspaper Clipping; New fish varieties
    Subjects: CMFRI
    Library & Information Science
    Fish and Fisheries > Finfish
    CMFRI News Clippings
    Divisions: Library & Documentation
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2014 07:10
    Last Modified: 22 Jun 2016 09:41

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