A potential new resource of prawn from the Karnataka coast

Sukumaran, K K and Nandakumar, G (1983) A potential new resource of prawn from the Karnataka coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 54. pp. 16-18.

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    Abstract

    Along the Karnataka coast, Mangalore, Maipe and Karwar are centres from where prawns are caught in fairly good quantities throughout the year. It is estimated that around 4 to 5 thousand tonnes of prawns are landed in this state annually and the important species contributing to the fishery are Metapenaeus dobsoni, M. affinis, M. monoceros, Parapenaeopsis stylifera, Penaeus indicus, P. merguiensis and P. monodon belonging to the penaeid group.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Prawn fishery; penaeid group; Karnataka coast
    Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
    Depositing User: Users 132 not found.
    Date Deposited: 23 Sep 2010 05:37
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:20
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/2974

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