Length-weight relationship and relative condition of Scarus ghobban Forsskal, 1775 from Palk Bay

Varghese, Molly and Balachandran, K and Kasinathan, C (2009) Length-weight relationship and relative condition of Scarus ghobban Forsskal, 1775 from Palk Bay. Indian Journal of Fisheries , 56 (4). pp. 323-324.

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Abstract

Scarus ghobban collected from the Palk Bay, south-east coast of india was subjected to studies on length-weight relationship as well as condition factor. The length-weight relationship was found to be W= 0.022473519 L2.9040, indicating isometric growth of the fish. The relative condition factor (Kn) ranged between 0.8 and 1.5 with a mean value of 1.0.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Length-weight relationship; Palk Bay; Relative condition; Scarus ghobban
Subjects:Fish and Fisheries > Fish biology
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
ID Code:2307
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:11 Aug 2010 11:27
Last Modified:11 Aug 2010 11:27

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