The growth rings on the otoliths of the oil sardine, Sardinella longiceps Cuv. and Val.

Nair, R V (1949) The growth rings on the otoliths of the oil sardine, Sardinella longiceps Cuv. and Val. Current Science, 18 . pp. 9-11.

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Abstract

The importance of the study of gruwth rings on the otoliths and scales of fishes for age determination, by which alone the passage of year classes of commercially important fishes can be followed through the fishery, appears to have been well realised in European countries where intensive investigations on these structures have been made for several years.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:growth rings; otoliths; oil sardine; Sardinella longiceps
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries > Oil sardine
Fish and Fisheries > Fish biology > age and growth
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:7219
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:31 Jan 2011 16:55
Last Modified:31 Jan 2011 16:55

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