Rare occurrence of hairtail blenny

Tandel, Swapnil and Mhatre, V D and Akhilesh, K V and Singh, V V (2018) Rare occurrence of hairtail blenny. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series (235). p. 28. ISSN 0254-380 X


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During an experimental fishery and oceanography survey conducted at 40 m depth off Ratnagiri, a single specimen of hairtail blenny, Xiphasia setifer Swainson, 1839 (345 mm TL, 15 g) was collected on 18th November 2016. This demersal, with an eel like body is marine gobiid fish (family blennidae), found in burrows along soft-mud bottom habitats in coastal waters.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: hairtail blenny, Xiphasia setifer
Subjects: Marine Fisheries > Fish landing > Stranding
Demersal Fishes > Perch fishes
Divisions: CMFRI-Mumbai
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 06 Mar 2019 09:07
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2022 10:59
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/13447

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