Trends in total marine fish production in India—1980

CMFRI, FRAD (1981) Trends in total marine fish production in India—1980. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 32. pp. 1-6.


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The estimates of total marine fish production in india during 1980 were arrived at 12,49,837 tonnes as Compared to 13,88,380 tonnes during 1979, showing a decline of about 10%. Excepting andhra pradesh, Gujarat and andamans, all the maritime states of india recorded lower landings. The statewise total marine Fish landings in india during the years 1979 and 1980 are shown. Oil sardine accounted Forll5,744t. Forming about 9.3% of the total all india landings during 1980. The other major groups of species in the order of abundance are penaeid prawns (112,037t-9.0%), harpodon nehereus (95,505t - 7.6 %), sciaemds(89,360t-7.2%), lesser sardines (67,053t- 5.4%), ribbon fish (62,690t-5.0%), non-penaeid prawns (58,700t-4.7%),elasmobranchs (57,862t-4.7%), mackerel (55,279 t-4.4%) and silver bellies (54,586 t-4.4%).

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Uncontrolled Keywords: fish production; 1979; india; landings; Oil sardine; penaeid prawns
Subjects: Fishery Technology > Fishing
Marine Fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Fishery Resource Assessment
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Date Deposited: 23 Sep 2010 06:04
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