Studies on the fishery and biology of Hippolysmata ensirostris Kemp in Bombay coast

Sukumaran, K K (1979) Studies on the fishery and biology of Hippolysmata ensirostris Kemp in Bombay coast. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 26 (1&2). pp. 140-149.

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Abstract

The results of investigations on the fishery and biology of Hippolysmata ensirostris during 1970-75 at Bombay are presented. The average growth rats recorded of this species is 5.3 mm per month. The life span of the prawn is estimated as 16-20 months. The bulk of the catch was contributed by the 0-year class, particularly above 7 months, It is a perennial spawner. Femrle matures when 7-8 months old. Maximum number of eggs produced by a female is 6000.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: fishery biology; Hippolysmata ensirostris; Bombay coast
Subjects: Fish and Fisheries > Fish biology
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
Date Deposited: 31 May 2010 05:38
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:08
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/682

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