Nair, K Prabhakaran (1985) Hand-jigging for cuttlefish at Vizhinjam with a note on modern squid jigging. CMFRI Bulletin, 37 . pp. 152-156.
At Vizhinjam on the southwest coast of India almost the entire catch of the cuttlefish Sepia pharaonis is taken in a modified typeof hooks, the hand-jigs. The hand-jig consists mainly of a small iron rod with tires of hooks and a long monofilament line. The baited jig is operated on the sea bottom from a catamaran and normally one cuttlefish is taken per haul. A brief note on the modern squid jigging as practised in Japan is also given.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Hand-jigging; cuttlefish; modern squid jigging|
Molluscan Fisheries > Cephalopods
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Deposited On:||24 Aug 2010 12:12|
|Last Modified:||13 Nov 2010 12:20|
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