Occurrence of juveniles of the Indian mackerel Rastrelliger kanagurta (Cuvier) in Bombay waters

Pillai, S Krishna and Jayaprakash, A A (1978) Occurrence of juveniles of the Indian mackerel Rastrelliger kanagurta (Cuvier) in Bombay waters. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 25 (1&2). pp. 257-259.

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Abstract

Juveniles of the Indian mackerel, Rastrelliger kanagurta (Cuvier) 86-142 mm size are recorded for tine-, fot /ti'rhe. from Bombay waters. Their occurrence off Bombay appears to be Jsi3:lated..The, food •of thesd yOung mackerel consisted mainly of planktonic organisms like Coscinodiscus and copepods.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:juveniles; Indian mackerel; mackerel; Rastrelliger kanagurta; Bombay
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries > Mackerel fishery
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:783
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:02 Jun 2010 11:15
Last Modified:02 Jun 2010 11:15

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