Trichodesmium bloom and mortality of Canthigaster margaritatus in the Lakshadweep sea

Koya, K P Said and Kaladharan, P (1997) Trichodesmium bloom and mortality of Canthigaster margaritatus in the Lakshadweep sea. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 147 . p. 14.

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Abstract

During the cruise No. 140 of FORV Sagar Sampada (3-4-1996 to 16-4-1996), a thick bloom of Trichodesmiurn erythraeum was observed between lat. 12°30'N and 14°30'N and long: 720E and 74°E during the third week of April 1996. Large scale mortality of single species of fish, Canthigaster margaritatus was also noticed over a submerged reef area at 13°30'N and 72029'E (Stn. No. 3424) during this period.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Trichodesmium; bloom; mortality; Canthigaster margaritatus; Lakshadweep sea
Subjects:Marine Environment > Algal Blooms
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:5054
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Deposited On:07 Oct 2010 15:17
Last Modified:07 Oct 2010 15:17

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