Sardine fishery

Nair, R V (1951) Sardine fishery. Handbook of Indian Fisheries, 51. pp. 55-57.


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    The clupeoids, which constitute about a third of the marine fish caught in India, are chiefly represented in Indian waters by the sardines (Sardinella), anchovies (Thrissocles), whitebait (Anchoviella), rainbow sardine (DU8sumieria),-white sardine (Kowala),etc. Of these, the sardines, represented by nine species, constitute an important fishery along the West and South East Coasts of India. A few species like S. longiceps, S. fimbriata, S. gibbosa and S. albella occur in large shoals.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Sardine fishery
    Subjects: Pelagic Fisheries > Oil sardine
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
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    Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2011 09:07
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:42

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