Silas, E G and Regunathan, A (1974) Studies on demersal fishes of the deep neritic waters and the continental slope 3. On the occurrence of the oil fish Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco (Gempylidae : Pisces) on the upper continental slope along the south-west coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 16 (1). pp. 291-293.
A specimen of Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco (Gempylidae : Pisces) measuring 310 mm in total length was obtained in trawl collections from 85 fathoms in the Quilon Bank (9°04'N, 75°31 'E.) on 7th November 1968. The paper embodies a description with illustrations of this species which has not been described from the Indian Seas upto now.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco; Quilon|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Edwin Joseph|
|Deposited On:||07 Aug 2010 16:57|
|Last Modified:||07 Aug 2010 16:57|
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