Record landings of the catfish, Osteogeneious militaris (Linnaeus) at Rameswaram

Jayasankar, P (1992) Record landings of the catfish, Osteogeneious militaris (Linnaeus) at Rameswaram. CMFRI Newsletter No.57 July-September 1992, 57 . p. 4.

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Abstract

Duringjanuary-April 1992, 368t of Catfishes were landed (CPUE 52.2 kg) at Rameswaram fished by Pair trawlers in the area 9°20' - 9°30'N latitude and 79° 20' -79°30'E longitude, west of Katchativeu, which is a record catch. Osteogeniosus militaris formed 62% (228t) of catfishes; such heavy landings of this species have never been reported earlier from this area.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:landing; catfish; Osteogeneious militaris; Rameswaram
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Catfish
Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions:CMFRI-Mandapam
ID Code:6598
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:22 Nov 2010 14:10
Last Modified:22 Nov 2010 14:10

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