James, P S B R and Shanbhogue, S L and Gupta, T R Chandrasekhara (1974) Biology and Fishery of Lactarius lactarius (Schneider) Off Mangalore. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 3 . pp. 72-79.
Data on age and growth, feeding habits and spawning of L. lactarius based on material collected from trawl catches off Mangalore are presented , Based on length frequency studies, the life span of the species has been fixed as 3 y r , attaining a size of 150 mm TL (total length) at the end of 1st yr, and 270 mm 2nd yr, Fish in the 3rd yr of life are few in the commercial catches, the fishery being mainly based On 0 and I - yr old fish. Males are fished more than females, Larger fish appear to be available in deeper waters.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Biology; Fishery; Lactarius lactarius; Mangalore|
|Subjects:||Fish and Fisheries > Fish biology|
Pelagic Fisheries > Pelagic Fishes
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||16 Feb 2011 15:56|
|Last Modified:||04 Aug 2014 15:09|
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