Association between the fish, Caranx malabaricus Cuv. & Val. and the siphonophore, Porpita pacifica Lesson

Noble, A (1963) Association between the fish, Caranx malabaricus Cuv. & Val. and the siphonophore, Porpita pacifica Lesson. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 5 (1). pp. 142-143.

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Abstract

Several instances of association between young fish and jellyfish are found in the literature. In India, Panikkar and Prasad (1952) reported on an association between the young of Caranx kalla Cuv. & Val. and Rhopilema hispidum Maas. Jones (1960) reported about the young Seleroides leptolepis (Cuv. & Val.) forming a vanguard with Acromitus ftagellatus (Stiasny). The present instance, however, depicts the association of young caranx with a siphonophore.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Caranx kalla; Seleroides leptolepis; Acromitus ftagellatus; siphonophore
Subjects: Fish and Fisheries > Fish behaviour
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2010 11:36
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:13
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/1649

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