Siraimeetan, Pon (1985) On the occurrence, size distribution, morphometry and feeding habits of the juveniles of Euthynnus affinis (Cantor), Auxis thazard (Lacepede), and Sarda orientalis (Temminck and Schlegel), along the Tuticorin coast, Gulf of Mannar. CMFRI Bulletin, 36 . pp. 104-114.
Very little information is available on the fishery and bionomics of juvenile tunas from Indian waters. In the present account the juveniles of three species of tuna-like fishes occurring in the fishery along the Tuticorin coast have been studied and the results presented. Morphometric and meristic characteristics, the biology as well as the food and feeding habits of E. affinis, A. thazard and S. orientalis are dealt with in the report.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||occurrence; size distribution; morphometry; feeding habits; Euthynnus affinis; Auxis thazard; Sarda orientalis; Tuticorin coast; Gulf of Mannar|
|Subjects:||Pelagic Fisheries > Tuna fisheries|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Deposited On:||24 Aug 2010 11:05|
|Last Modified:||24 Aug 2010 11:05|
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