A note on the occurrence of a large sized spotted Butterfish Scatophagus argus (Linnaeus) at Rajpara (Gujarat)

Khan, Mohammad Zafar (1979) A note on the occurrence of a large sized spotted Butterfish Scatophagus argus (Linnaeus) at Rajpara (Gujarat). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 21 (1 & 2). p. 193.

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Abstract

The occurrence of a large sized specimen of Scatophagus argus (Linnaeus), measuring 334 mm and weighing 1.2 j(g is reported from Rajpara landing centre on the Saurashtra Coast. During some of the fishing trips the species was observed nibbling the filamentous algae attached to the boat.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Scatophagus argus; Linnaeus; Rajpara; Saurashtra
Subjects:Demersal Fishes
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:1829
Deposited By:Edwin Joseph
Deposited On:10 Aug 2010 11:06
Last Modified:10 Aug 2010 11:06

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