Unusual landing of Koth (Otolithoides biauritus) and seer fish (Scomberomorus commerson) by gill nets at Uttan, Maharashtra

Jadhav, D G (2004) Unusual landing of Koth (Otolithoides biauritus) and seer fish (Scomberomorus commerson) by gill nets at Uttan, Maharashtra. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 181 . pp. 9-10.

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Abstract

On 20-01-2004 three IBM crafts of OAL 8.0-13.0 meter operating with mid water gill nets, locally known as Magar jal and Ghagra jal, at depth of 15-45 m in fishing grounds off Versova, Mumbai landed unusually heavy catch of Koth (7.9t) (Otolithoides biauritus) at Uttan -I forming 64.0%, of total catch (12.385 t). fishermen have introduced a new gear locally known as Magar jal.

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Magar jal,Versova,Ghagra jal
Subjects:Fishery Technology > Crafts & Gear
Demersal Fishes > Seerfishes
Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions:CMFRI-Mumbai
ID Code:3914
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Deposited On:20 Sep 2010 13:29
Last Modified:20 Sep 2010 13:29

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