Potential new resources of penaeid prawns of the Mangalore coast

Sukumaran, K K and Sreedhara, B and Muniyappa, Y (1998) Potential new resources of penaeid prawns of the Mangalore coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series , 152 . pp. 1-2.

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Abstract

Penaeid prawns belonging to the genera Parapenaeopsis, Penaeus and Metapenaeus of the family Penaeidae exploited by mechanised trawlers support a fishery of considerable magnitude along the Mangalore coast. Among the penaeid prawns exploited Metapenaeus dobsoni, M. Monoceros, M. qffinis, Parapenaeopsis stylifera, Penaeus indicus and P. monodon are important and contribute upto 90-99 % of the prawn catch along this coast

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:prawns; shrimp; Mangalore
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Tuticorin
ID Code:4554
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Deposited On:17 Sep 2010 17:19
Last Modified:26 May 2012 09:59

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