Unusual landings of deepwater bandfish along Chennai coast

Jaiganesh, P and Anbarasu, M and Laxmilatha, P and Sini, M B and Balaji, J (2019) Unusual landings of deepwater bandfish along Chennai coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series (241). p. 33. ISSN ISSN 0254-380 X

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    Large volumes of Acanthocepola Bleeker, 1874 landing by mechanized single day trawlers and motorized fibre glass boats were observed at Chennai Fisheries Harbour and Kovalam Landing Centre in Chennai respectively during the month of August and September, 2019. In single day mechanised trawlers operated in 12km north off Chennai at a depth of 18m total landings between 6th and 13th August,2019 were an estimated 1200 kg. The size range was 270-470mm with dominant mode at 340-360mm. The individual fish weight ranged between 57-112g with a mean weight of 78g.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Unusual landings ; deepwater bandfish; Chennai coast
    Subjects: Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
    Marine Fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Madras (Chennai)
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2020 09:19
    Last Modified: 04 Aug 2020 09:19
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/14411

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