Gopakumar, G (2006) Sustainable trade of marine ornamental fishes. In: Proceedings of the International symposium on "Improved sustainability of fish production systems and appropriate technologies for utilization", 16-18 March, 2005, Cochin.
About RS.3 crores worth of ornamental fishes are traded annually in India of which 85 % are from North Eastern Region. Recent studies have revealed that Kerala has a rich biodiversity of freshwater ornamental fish fauna represented by 125 species. The domestic freshwater market is also very promising and shows a good growth rate in recent years. More than 200 species of freshwater ornamental fishes are bred in India for domestic market.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Sustainable trade; marine ornamental fishes|
|Subjects:||Aquaculture > Ornamental Fishes|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||25 Feb 2011 17:01|
|Last Modified:||25 Feb 2011 17:01|
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