On unusual heavy landing of cat fish Tachysurus dussumieri (Valenciennes) at Kasimedu, Madras

Nammalwar, P and Mohanraj, G and Gnanamuttu, J C and Radhakrishnan, N S and Sarvesan, R and Thangaraj Subramanian, V and Subramani, S and Thirumilu, P (1989) On unusual heavy landing of cat fish Tachysurus dussumieri (Valenciennes) at Kasimedu, Madras. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 98 . p. 14.

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Abstract

An unusual catch of cat fishes was recorded from 'Eda valai' (Bag net) netters. Out of that, 14 t was netted iix a single haul by 'Eda valai' opeiated by a catamaran at a depth of 10-15 m. 'Eda valai' is a traditional boat seine usually operated in shallow coastal areas with an extremely wide rectangular mouth or nearly square, measuring 20 m to catch pelagic shoals.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cat fish; Tachysurus dussumieri; Valenciennes; Kasimedu; Madras
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Catfish
Fishery biology
Divisions:CMFRI-Madras (Chennai)
ID Code:3558
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Deposited On:23 Sep 2010 09:53
Last Modified:19 Oct 2011 10:33

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