Fishery and resource characteristics of mackerel of Visakhapatnam coast

Luther, G (1995) Fishery and resource characteristics of mackerel of Visakhapatnam coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 138 . pp. 1-5.

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Abstract

The salient fishery and biological features of the mackerel, R. kanagurta of the Visakhapatnam area. Mackerel is recruited to the fishery at the age of 1-2 months twice in a year during March-May and October - December. But adult fish of 9-15 months of age form the bulk of its landings, being contributed mainly by drift gillnet and shrimp trawl.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Mackerel; Rastrelliger kanagurta, biology; Visakhapatnam
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Mackerel
Divisions:CMFRI-Visakhapatnam
ID Code:3450
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Deposited On:27 Sep 2010 16:06
Last Modified:27 Sep 2010 16:06

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