Some aspects of the biology of Tachysurus tenuispinis day from Veraval

Raje, S G (2003) Some aspects of the biology of Tachysurus tenuispinis day from Veraval. Journal of the Indian Fisheries Association, 30. pp. 97-103.

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    Abstract

    The regression coefficients in length-weight relationship of males and females of Tachysurus tenuispinis differ significantly. The relative condition factor was calculated for females in re' tdion to various lengths and months. The sex ratio in the catch varied widely in the different months. The number of eggs ranged from 72 to 89 for the fish of length 394 to 570 mm. Empty stomachs occurred in a very high percentage (63.55") of the total stomachs examined. This is a bottom carnivorous feeder. The main food items found in the guts in order of preference were crustaceans, polychaetes, molluscs, fishes and echinoderms.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Biology; Tachysurus tenuispinis; Veraval
    Subjects: Demersal Fisheries > Catfish
    Fish and Fisheries > Fish biology
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries

    CMFRI-Veraval
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2010 03:44
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:37
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/6291

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