Lazarus, S (1977) Observations on the food and feeding habits of Sardinella gibbosa from Vizhinjam. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 24 (1&2). pp. 107-112.
Studies at Vizhinjaun show (that Sardinslla gibbosa feed mainly on copapotds, Lucifer and diatoms. From a predmilnaimtly crustacean diet ia the early stages, the fish seems to chang to a diet of crustaceans and phytoplenkton with the attainment of 80mm length. Notes on the variaitions in the food elements, and intensity of feeding, in relation to length and matunity are given. The earlier works on the subject are briefly discussed.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||food and feeding habits; Sardinella gibbosa; Vizhinjam|
|Subjects:||Food and Feeding|
Pelagic Fisheries > Pelagic Fishes
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Deposited On:||03 Jun 2010 16:03|
|Last Modified:||03 Jun 2010 16:03|
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