Silas, E G and George, K C (1969) On the larval and postlarval development and distribution of the mesopelagic fish Vinciguerria nimbaria (Jordan and Williams) (Family Gonostomatidae) off the west coast of India and the Laccadive Sea. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 11 (1&2). pp. 218-250.
The Research Vessel Varuna commenced working in the Indian Seas from January 1962 and by the end of December 1963 had completed 44 cruises in the Arabian Sea, Central Indian Ocean north of the Equator, and the Bay of Bengal. Routine plankton collections made at the various stations, especially in the oceanic waters off the west coast of India showed the fairly widespread occurrence of the larval stages of some species of bathypelagic fishes, one of which, Vinciguerria nimbaria (Jordan and Williams) is dealt with in this account.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||development; distribution;mesopelagic; Vinciguerria nimbaria; Gonostomatidae; India; Laccadive|
Eggs and Larvae
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries|
|Depositing User:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Date Deposited:||09 Jun 2010 12:29|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:10|
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