Meiyappan, M M and Mohamed, K S and Vidyasagar, Kuber and Nair, K Prabhakaran and Ramachandran, N and Lipton, A P and Rao, G Sudhakara and Kripa, V and Joshi, K K and Abdussamad, E M and Sarvesan, R and Achari, G P Kumaraswamy (2000) A review on cephalopod resources, biology and stock assessment in Indian seas. In: Marine Fisheries Research and Management. Pillai, V N and Menon, N G,(eds.) CMFRI; Kochi, Kochi, pp. 546-562.
Cephalopods are fished from the seas around India from very early times and at present contribute one of the most important exploited marine fishery resources oj the country (between 4 and 5% of the all India production). The production, which remained at very low level up to the early seventies, has shown a remarkable increase crossing the 1,00,000 tonne mark in 1994. The taxonomy, biology and stock assessment of the various exploited species have been studied since the early seventies by the CMFRI. Studies indicate that uplo 1994 tlie exploitation has remained within rational limits in almost all maritime states. The recent rapid increase in production warrants close monitoring of this short-lived resource from the viewpoint of Judicious management.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||cephalopod resources; biology; stock assessment|
Molluscan Fisheries > Cephalopods
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||04 Oct 2010 12:03|
|Last Modified:||18 Jul 2011 16:29|
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