A note on the catches obtained in gill nets by Mechanised vessels from Sassoon dock, Bombay

Pillai, S Krishna (1984) A note on the catches obtained in gill nets by Mechanised vessels from Sassoon dock, Bombay. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 31 (3). pp. 366-367.

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Abstract

The species composition of the catches obtained in gill nets by mechanised vessels at Sassoon dock, Bombay, during 1971 has been recorded. Maximum catch was obtained during the last quarter and lowest in the second quarter. Pooifrets (29%) and llisha sp. (23.3%) were the major components of the catch, followed by Scomheromorus spp. (13.1%), Euthymiis spp. (10.3%), Chirocentrus spp. (9.4%), Scoliodon spp. (6.8%), catfish (3.8%) and Megalaspis cordyla, (3.3%).

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:gill net; Sassoon dock; Bombay
Subjects:Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Fishery Resource Assessment
ID Code:460
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:01 May 2010 11:06
Last Modified:01 May 2010 11:06

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