Occurrence of eggs of the white bait Anchoviella Sp. in offshore waters of Bombay

Sudarsan, D and Rajapandian, M E (1965) Occurrence of eggs of the white bait Anchoviella Sp. in offshore waters of Bombay. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 7 (2). pp. 471-472.

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Abstract

During a fishing voyage of M. T. 'Kalyani ' 111 of the Deep Sea Fishing Station, 'Bombay, in February 1965, in one of the surface plankton hauls made at 71° IYE., 19"35'N. to the West-North-West of Bombay a considerable number of elongated and elliptical eggs with segmented yolk (Fig. 1) were observed. This type of egg is believed to belong to the genus Anchoviella. The eggs were found to be in a very -early stage of development with the embryo just begintling to take shape. The length of the eggs varied from 1.04 mm. to 1.24mm, and the breadth from 0.49 mm,

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:white bait; anchoviella; Kalyani; Bombay
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Anchoves
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:1873
Deposited By:Edwin Joseph
Deposited On:10 Aug 2010 14:52
Last Modified:10 Aug 2010 14:52

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