Notes on some aspects of the fishery and biology of Nemipterus japonicus (Bloch) with special reference to feeding behaviour

Kuthalingam, M D K (1965) Notes on some aspects of the fishery and biology of Nemipterus japonicus (Bloch) with special reference to feeding behaviour. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 12 A (2). pp. 500-506.

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    Abstract

    The family Nemipteridae is represented by Nemipterus japonicus in the trawler catches off Mangalore. Locally known as "Rani fish" it forms one of the important offshore catches* constituting 26.4%. There is practically no information available regarding the biology and fishery of this group of fishes. It is therefore attempted in the present account, to deal with the feeding habits, sex ratio and maturity stages, size groups, and depth wise distribution of this species.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: fishery; biology; Nemipterus japonicus; feeding behaviour
    Subjects: Fishery biology
    Food and Feeding
    Fish and Fisheries > Fish behaviour
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
    Date Deposited: 16 Aug 2010 18:52
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:16
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/2221

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