Food and feeding habits of Otolithes ruber (Schneider) at Calicut

Nair, K V Somasekharan (1979) Food and feeding habits of Otolithes ruber (Schneider) at Calicut. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 26 (1&2). pp. 133-139.

[img]
Preview
PDF
Article_15.pdf

Download (177kB)
Related URLs:

    Abstract

    The food and feeding habits of Otolitlies ruber from the inshore fishing grounds off Calicut were studied. No regular periodicity in feeding was observed. The young ones feed mainly at the surface on Acetes and mysiids, while the adult fish feeds at the bottom chiefly on prawns and teleo&ts. The variations in the food composition rre discussed in relation to diff'erent size groups, seasons and environmental biota.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Food and feeding; Otolithes ruber; Calicut
    Subjects: Food and Feeding
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries

    CMFRI-Kozhikode
    Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
    Date Deposited: 26 May 2010 10:12
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:08
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/680

    Actions (login required)

    View Item View Item