Unusually Heavy Catch of black Pomfret, Formio niger By Purse seine Along Dakshina Kannada Coast

Kulkarni, G M and Kemparaju, S and Mohan, Madan and Bhat, S Uma and Purandhara, C (1991) Unusually Heavy Catch of black Pomfret, Formio niger By Purse seine Along Dakshina Kannada Coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 114 . pp. 34-35.

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Abstract

The pomfret, Formio niger, Pampus arganteus, Pampus chinensis together contribute 0.5-1.0% to the total marine production of the Dakshina Kannada district. Among these F. niger is the most important forming more than 80% of the total pomfret catches. A heavy catches amounting to 207t, 161t and 377t were recorded at Malpe during October, 1986, September, 1987 and November, 1990 respectively and 855.5t at Mangalore in October 1990.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:pomfret; catch; coast; Kannada;purse seine
Subjects:Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions:CMFRI-Mangalore
ID Code:4470
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Deposited On:13 Sep 2010 11:37
Last Modified:23 Jul 2014 11:41

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