A preliminary study on the batoid fishery of Cuddalore With a note on the biology

Devadoss, P (1978) A preliminary study on the batoid fishery of Cuddalore With a note on the biology. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 25 (1&2). pp. 180-187.

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Abstract

A study of the fishery of the economically important skates and rays of Cuddalore coast, based on the fishery for the period 1973-1974, is attempted. Rhyncobatus djiddensis, Rhinobatos granulatus, Himantura iiantak H. bleekeri, D. sephen, Aetomylus niclwfii, Aetobatiis flagelltim are some of the common species fished along this coast, with a type of bottom-set giUnet, locally known as 'Thirukkai valai.' Females with nearly full-grown embryos are common during March- May.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:batoid fishery; Cuddalore; Fishery biology
Subjects:Fishery biology
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:755
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:01 Jun 2010 14:54
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 14:54

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