Unusual landing of Protonibea diacanthus at Okha, Gujarat

Mohamed, Gulshad and Ghosh, Shubhadeep and Makadia, B V (2010) Unusual landing of Protonibea diacanthus at Okha, Gujarat. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series, 205 . p. 19.



Protonibea diacanthus locally known as ‘ghol’ were landed by multiday trawlers operating 50 - 60 km away from Okha (Jakhau) at depths of 60 - 70 m for 5 - 6 days. On 14.10.08, 210 nos. (4165 kg) and on 15.10.08, 165 nos. (2500 kg) were landed. Their length ranged from 75 - 150 cm. Majority of the catch (80%) had length of 120 cm. The average weight was 20 kg fetching a price of Rs. 500/kg.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:landing; Protonibea diacanthus; Okha; Gujarat
Subjects:Demersal Fishes
Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:8444
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:11 May 2011 13:21
Last Modified:13 May 2011 12:13

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