Occurrence of young mackerel: Rastrelliger canagurta (Cuvier) off Madras coast

Rao, K Virabhadra and Basheeruddin, S (1953) Occurrence of young mackerel: Rastrelliger canagurta (Cuvier) off Madras coast. Current Science, 22 (6). pp. 182-183.

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Abstract

The occurrence of young mackerel, Rastrelliger canagurta (Scomber microlepidotus of Day, 1876) which We have noticed in l arge numbers on 21st and 23rd March and on 20th April 1953 in the shore-seine ca tches on the Madras Coast is worthy of record. It is not uncommon to find young mackerel along the West Coast of India in the months of July to September (Chidambaram et al .. , 1952; Bhimachar and George, 1952; Panikkar, 1952).

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Occurrence; mackerel; Rastrelliger canagurta; Madras
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries > Mackerel fishery
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:6901
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:12 Jan 2011 16:14
Last Modified:17 Oct 2011 10:51

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