Raman, Mini and James, P S B R (1990) Distribution and abundance of Lanternfishes of the family Myctophidae in the EEZ of India. In: Proceedings of the first workshop on scientific results of FORV Sagar Sampada, 5-7 June 1989, Kochi.
Distribution and abundance of lanternfishes of the family Myctophidae collected from the eastern Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bangal during cruises 1-15 of FORV Sagar Sampada are presented . This investigation is based on the lKMT samples from the DSL which was found in the depth ranges 200-540m during day and 0-75m during night. In the total biomass of the DSL, fish formed only 6% and the rest was constituted by the plankton. The fish fauna of the DSL comprised of meso and bathypelagic forms like myctophids, gonostomids and stomiformes.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Distribution; abundance; Lanternfishes; Myctophidae; EEZ of India|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture|
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|Date Deposited:||14 Oct 2010 08:24|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:31|
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