Radhakrishnan, N (1954) Occurrence of growth rings on the otoliths of the Indian whiting, Sillago sihama (Forskal). Current Science, 23 (6). pp. 196-197.
Studies on otoliths and scales for determining the age and rate of growth f Indian fishes have been reported only during comparatively recent years. It is well known that. the, otoliths and scales of several species of fishes in the temperate region possess distinct annular rings. This character has been extensively used in determining the year class composition of fish populations.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Occurrence; growth rings; otoliths; Indian whiting; Sillago sihama|
|Subjects:||Fish and Fisheries > Fish physiology|
Demersal Fishes > Silagos-whitings
Fish and Fisheries > Fish biology > age and growth
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||12 Jan 2011 16:11|
|Last Modified:||12 Jan 2011 16:11|
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