Unusual trend in landings of Portunus sanguinolentus in Mumbai

Sreeram, Miriam Paul and Sawant, A D and Dias, J R and Chavan, B B and Sundaram, Sujit (2005) Unusual trend in landings of Portunus sanguinolentus in Mumbai. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 186 . pp. 13-14.



Crab landings by trawlers in Mumbai consist of three major species namely Charybdis feriatus, Portunus sanguinolentus and P. pelagicus. Of these C. feriatus has traditionally been the dominant species at all landing centers forming approximately 60- 70% of the landings, while P. sanguinolentus has stood at second place (15-20% of the landings).

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Portunus sanguinolentus; Mumbai
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Crabs
CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:4269
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:28 Sep 2010 15:02
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