On a giant cobia, Rachycentron canadum (Linnaeus,1766) landed at Sassoon Dock,Mumbai

Kamble, S D and Kalbate, B G and Josekutty, C J and Jadhav, D G (2004) On a giant cobia, Rachycentron canadum (Linnaeus,1766) landed at Sassoon Dock,Mumbai. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 180 . p. 16.

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Abstract

A giant cobia, Rachycentron canadum was landed at Sassoon duck, Mumbai on 18-08-2003 by a gill-netter operated at a distance of 25-30 km south west of Mumbai at the depth of 20-25m.The species is distributed world wide in warm seas except for the eastern pacific regoin. It is pelagic but also found over shallow coral reefs and off rock shores,occasionally enters in estuaries.

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Cobia; Sassoon duck; Mumbai
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Cobia
Divisions:CMFRI-Mumbai
ID Code:3849
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Deposited On:22 Sep 2010 12:01
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