The Bombay duck : stock status and response to exploitation

Kurian, Alexander (2000) The Bombay duck : stock status and response to exploitation. In: Marine Fisheries Research and Management. Pillai, V N and Menon, N G,(eds.) CMFRI Kochi, Kochi, pp. 349-363.



The Bombay duck fishery supported by a single species, Harpodon nehereus forms a major pelagic resource in Ihe NW coast and about 91 %of the catch is landed along this region. Tlie NE coast contributed 9%. The exploitation is mainly by 'Doi net. The paper reviews its biology, fishery and stock assessment in the range of distribution.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:The Bombay duck; stock status; exploitation
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries
Demersal Fishes > Bombay Duck
ID Code:4273
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:04 Oct 2010 12:23
Last Modified:04 Oct 2010 12:23

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