Vasudevappa, C and James, P S B R (1988) Age and Growth of the Marine Catfish Tachysurus dussumieri (Val.) along the Dakshina Kannada Coast. The First Indian Fisheries Forum. Proceedings . pp. 225-228.
Age and growth of the marine catfish, Tachysurus dussumieri along the Dakshina Kannada coast of Karnataka during March 1975 - May 1976 were studied using Petersen's and Bhattacharya's methods. The fish attains 230. 350, 471 , 557, 613.6 and 662 mm respectively at the end of first to sixth year. Observations on vertebrae revealed formation of growth checks with in a short period and gradual decrease in growth rate with age.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Age and Growth; Marine Catfish; Tachysurus dussumieri; Dakshina Kannada Coast|
|Subjects:||Demersal Fisheries > Catfish|
Fish and Fisheries > Fish biology > age and growth
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||23 Feb 2011 11:34|
|Last Modified:||23 Feb 2011 11:34|
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