Cephalopod fisheries at selected centres in India

Silas, E G and Sarvesan, R and Meiyappan, M M and Nair, K Prabhakaran and Rao, K Satyanarayana and Vidyasagar, Kuber and Appanasastry, Y and Sreenivasan, P V and Rao, B Narayana (1985) Cephalopod fisheries at selected centres in India. CMFRI Bulletin, 37. pp. 116-128.


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The cephalopod fisheries at eleven selected centres, Waltair, Kakinada, Madras, Portonovo, Mandapam, Rameswaram and Kilakarai on the east coast and Vizhinjam, Cochin, Mangalore and Bombay on the west coast have been studied and the annual and seasonal trends of the total cephalopod catches, species composition and CPUE investigated. Cephalopods were obtained in appreciable quantities in trawl nets in most of the areas studied. There is an organized fishery with hooks and lines for cuttlefish and squids at Vizhinjam. (Trivandrum).

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cephalopod fisheries; India
Subjects: Molluscan Fisheries
Molluscan Fisheries > Cephalopods
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
Date Deposited: 24 Aug 2010 06:31
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:17
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/2534

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