Lesser sardines resources of India

Rohit, Prathibha and Sam Bennet, P (2000) Lesser sardines resources of India. In: Marine Fisheries Research and Management. Pillai, V N and Menon, N G,(eds.) CMFRI; Kochi, Kochi, pp. 282-295.



The lesser sardines comprising ten species form a minor or major fishery in all the maritime states of India during one or the other part of the year. The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute has taken up a study of the fishery and biology of the important species at some centres and has published the results periodically. The present article reviews the work carried out and highlights the important results pertaining to the fishery, biology and population characteristics along the Indian coast.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:Lesser sardines; India
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries
Pelagic Fisheries > Clupeidae
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:4229
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:04 Oct 2010 12:37
Last Modified:04 Oct 2010 12:37

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