Field Identification of Groupers and Snappers

Nair, Rekha J (2017) Field Identification of Groupers and Snappers. In: Training Manual on Species Identification. CMFRI; Kochi, Kochi, pp. 60-87. ISBN 978-93-82263-16-6

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    Abstract

    Sea basses are mostly marine in habitat with wide spread occurrence from tropical and temperate seas. Fishes are characterised by an opercle with three spines with the main spine in centre and one each above and below. Body scales are generally ctenoid with cycloid scales also reported. Lateral line is continuous, not extending onto caudal fin. Single continuous dorsal fin, in some with notches, 7- 13 spines.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Groupers; Snappers
    Subjects: Pelagic Fisheries > Tuna fisheries
    Fish and Fisheries > Fish Taxonomy
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 27 May 2017 05:33
    Last Modified: 27 May 2017 05:33
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/11862

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