Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758

Ignatius, Boby and Imelda, Joseph and Muktha, M (2017) Mugil cephalus Linnaeus, 1758. In: Prioritized Species for Mariculture in India. ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 237-244. ISBN 978-93-82263-14-2

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    Body is cylindrical, robust, with broad head. The width of head is more than width of the mouth cleft; adipose eyelid is highly developed, more than that of other mugilid species, covering most of the pupil; upper lip is thin, no papillae, labial teeth of upper jaw small, straight, and dense, in several rows; mouth cleft ends below posterior nostril. Two dorsal fins; the first one has 4 spines; the second has 8-9 soft rays.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: Demersal Fishes > Mullet
    Aquaculture > Mariculture
    Demersal Fishes
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture

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    Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2021 05:53
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