Maturation and fecundity in Sciaena glauca (Day)

Rao, T Appa (1985) Maturation and fecundity in Sciaena glauca (Day). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 27 (1&2). pp. 183-185.


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At Veraval, Sciaena glauca oocupifcs an important position among the sciaenids m trawl catches. Intraovarian studies of this species showed that the spawning period was during December-April and the species bred only once a year. Fecundity varied from 57,654 to 3,44,288 eggs. The relationship between fecundity and length of fish, weight of ovary and fish weight was estimated.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Maturation; fecundity; Sciaena glauca
Subjects: Demersal Fishes > Sciaenids
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2010 11:55
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:11

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