Threadfin bream fishery and biology of Nemipterus japonicus off Veraval

Gopal, C and Vivekanandan, E (1991) Threadfin bream fishery and biology of Nemipterus japonicus off Veraval. Indian Journal of Fishery, 38 (2). pp. 97-102.

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Abstract

The annual average threadfin bream landings from 50 252 trawl units was 1 928.5 tonnes in Veraval during April 1S87 — March 1990. The catch per unit effort was high during December - March. Nemipterus japonicus, whi:h formed 82.6% of the threadfin bream landings, matured at 180 mm total length. The von Bertalanffy growth parameters were K = 0.733, t„ = - 0.1167 and L_ = 337 mm. N. japonicus preferred to feed on crustaceans especially Aceles spp.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Threadfin bream fishery; Fishery biology; Nemipterus japonicus; Veraval
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Threadfin breams
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:272
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:26 Mar 2010 14:07
Last Modified:26 Mar 2010 14:07

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