Fishery and certain biological aspects of Stolephorus devisi (Whitley) at Cochin, west coast of India

Rohit, Prathibha (1993) Fishery and certain biological aspects of Stolephorus devisi (Whitley) at Cochin, west coast of India. In: Second Indian Fisheries Forum , 27-31 May, 1990, Mangalore; India.

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Abstract

Stolephorus devisi is the most abundant of the six white bait species landed at Cochin and contributes upto 55.8% of the white bait catch. Peak landings were noticed during April•May and November•December. The individuals in the landings ranged from 50 to 98 rrun in total length. The species attained a total length of 88mm at the end of frrst (ear. The length-weight relationship was found to be W=O.()()()()1236356 L2.98 for males and W=O.OOOOO5873346 L3.O for females. The length at first maturity for the species was 56 mm.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Fishery; biological aspects; Stolephorus devisi; Cochin; west coast of India
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:6978
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:17 Jan 2011 15:01
Last Modified:20 Aug 2011 17:23

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