Occurrence of the deep sea crab, Thalamita crenata in shallow water gillnet (mural valai) operation at Tharuvaikulam, north of Tuticorin

Manickaraja, M and Balasubramanian, T S (2009) Occurrence of the deep sea crab, Thalamita crenata in shallow water gillnet (mural valai) operation at Tharuvaikulam, north of Tuticorin. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series (201). p. 28.

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Abstract

The deep sea crab, Thalamita crenata mostly inhabit only deeper waters (>100 m) and occur in deep sea gillnet operations along with fishes like hemiramphids, belonids and Exocetus spp. as stray catches. It never formed a fishery and did not gain any economical importance.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Gillnet; hemiramphids; fishery
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
Divisions:CMFRI-Tuticorin
ID Code:4251
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Deposited On:13 Sep 2010 13:32
Last Modified:13 Sep 2010 13:32

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