George, M J and Mohamed, K H (1967) An assessment of marine prawn fishery resources of Kanyakumari district - south west coast of India. Proceedings of Indo Pacific Fisheries Council, 12 (2). pp. 210-219.
The prawn fishery of Kanyakumari District which accounts for about 500 tonnes of prawns a year is exclusively constituted by large-sized first and second year classes of a single species of penaeid prawn Penueus indicus. The fishing season extends throughout the monsoon period when prawn fishery in other areas of west coast of India is inactive.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||assessment; marine prawn fishery resources; Kanyakumari; India|
|Subjects:||Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries|
|Depositing User:||Arun Surendran|
|Date Deposited:||15 Nov 2010 11:31|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:37|
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