Spawning and growth of three species of threadfin breams off Madras

Vivekanandan, E (1991) Spawning and growth of three species of threadfin breams off Madras. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 38 (1). pp. 9-12.

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Abstract

Threadfin breams Nemipterus mesoprion, N. tolu and N. delagoae matured at 115, 130 and 125 mm total length respectively. The intense spawning activity of the 3 species was during February and March. The K values of von Bertalanffy growth equation were 1.080, 0.828 and 0.761 for N. mesoprion, N. tolu and N. delagoae, respectively; the corresponding L..values were 207, 282 and 271 mm.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Threadfin breams; Nemipterus mesoprion; Spawning
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Threadfin breams
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:264
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:26 Mar 2010 12:00
Last Modified:26 Mar 2010 12:00

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