First record of of unicorn sole, Aesopia cornuta (Kaup,1858)along the malabar coast

Manojkumar, P P and Pavithran, P P (2004) First record of of unicorn sole, Aesopia cornuta (Kaup,1858)along the malabar coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 179 . pp. 20-21.

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Abstract

Flat fishes are very important demersal fishery resources contributing 4% of the trawl landings along the malabar coast. Flat fishes of the family cynoglossidae support the commercial flatfish fishery of malabar regeion, but the occurrence of flat fish of the family soledae is not common.The distingushing character of this species is brown colour with 14 -16 dark band edged with black, with some pale spots.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Flatfish; Malabar coast
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Soles
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:3369
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Deposited On:22 Sep 2010 13:55
Last Modified:22 Sep 2010 13:55

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