Bibliography on Tunas

Pillai, N G K and Mallia, Jyothi V (2007) Bibliography on Tunas. CMFRI Special Publication, 92 . pp. 1-325.

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Abstract

Tunas, a very large and charismatic food fish with a wide distributional range, are valuable both in domestic and foreign markets and hence, play a vital role in the economies of many countries especially oceanic Islands. The oceanic waters adjoining the Asia-Pacific region contribute the bulk of the global tuna production. Although they constitute less than 5% of the world commercial catch by weight, they contribute much by dollar value (US $ 5.3 billion). Research and development efforts on tuna resources all over the world have contributed to a rapid growth of literature. The present bibliography is prepared to incorporate all the available publications including electronic references on this commercially important group, so that a large spectrum of researchers in this area would be benefited.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuna; Bibliography
Subjects:Library & Information Science > Bibliography
Demersal Fishes > Tunas
CMFRI Special Publication
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:4055
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:04 Oct 2010 15:31
Last Modified:23 Aug 2013 16:20

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