The cephalopod fishery at Cochin, Kerala

Kripa, V and Nair, K Prabhakaran and Joseph, Mathew (1995) The cephalopod fishery at Cochin, Kerala. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 139. pp. 1-5.


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The Cochin Fisheries Harbour is a major fish landing centre in Kerala. Cephalopod landings at this centre contribute about 11-23% of Kerala's annual cephalopod catch. They are landed as bycatch by shrimp trawlers which operate off Cochin upto 60 m depth. On an average, about 200 trawlers of 8-13m length range operate every day from Cochin base.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: cephalopods; squid; cuttlefish; octopus; Cochin
Subjects: Molluscan Fisheries > Cephalopods
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
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Date Deposited: 25 Sep 2010 09:51
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:23

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