Distribution, biology and behaviour of the giant trevally, Caranx ignobilis - a candidate species for mariculture

Abdussamad, E M and Kasim, H M and Balasubramanian, T S (2008) Distribution, biology and behaviour of the giant trevally, Caranx ignobilis - a candidate species for mariculture. Bengladesh Journal of Fisheries Research, 12 (1). pp. 89-94.

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Abstract

Fishery and biology of the giant trevally, Caranx ignobilis exploited along the Tuticorin coast of Tamilnadu were monitored during 2001-2006. Fishery occurred round the year with peak landings during April.August. Spawning and recruitment occur almost round the year with peak during November-Decembcr. Young ones are abundant in shallow coastal waters and as grows, they move to deeper waters.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Distribution; biology; behaviour; giant trevally; Caranx ignobilis; mariculture
Subjects:Aquaculture > Mariculture
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
ID Code:7554
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:23 Feb 2011 10:50
Last Modified:23 Feb 2011 10:50

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