On an unusual catch of bigeye tuna Selar crumenophthalmus (Bloch) in shore seine at Vizhinjam

Nair, P N Radhakrishnan and Pillai, N G K (1987) On an unusual catch of bigeye tuna Selar crumenophthalmus (Bloch) in shore seine at Vizhinjam. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 73 . pp. 7-10.

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The article describes an unusual catch the carangid Selar crumenophthalmus (Bloch) was obtained close to the shore at Vizhinjam on 3rd December, 1985, using shore seine. The total catch was estimated to be around 33.4 tonnes caught by 10 units. The catch was exclusively of the single species of carangid Selar crumenophthalmus (Bloch) and s forms a fishery at Vizhinjam during August to March with a peak period from November to March.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Selar crumenophthalmus; shore seine; Vizhinjam; carangid; Bloch
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Tunas
Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions:CMFRI-Vizhinjam
ID Code:3188
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Deposited On:21 Sep 2010 14:10
Last Modified:21 Sep 2010 14:10

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