On the gillnet fishery of Penaeus indicus H. Milne Edwards along Tuticorin coast

Rajamani, M and Manickaraja, M (1997) On the gillnet fishery of Penaeus indicus H. Milne Edwards along Tuticorin coast. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 38 (1 & 2). pp. 158-161.

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Abstract

The gill-net fishery of Penaeus indicus H. Milne Edwards along Tuticorin coast was seasonal extending for a period of five to eight months. During the period 1990 - '92 the estimated annual landing of this species ranged from 7.7 to 25.0 tonnes. Prawns in the size range of 118 to 143 mrn in total length dominated the fishery:Sexes were more or less equally distributed and the proportion of mature females formed a significant proportion from June to August.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Penaeus indicus; Tuticorin; gill-net fishery
Subjects:Fishery Technology > Fishing
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:1915
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:15 Aug 2010 23:09
Last Modified:15 Aug 2010 23:09

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