Fish and Fisheries of Gulf of Mannar

Raju, A (2000) Fish and Fisheries of Gulf of Mannar. In: Souvenir 2000. UNSPECIFIED,(ed.) Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Mandapam, pp. 44-46.



Several species of fish inhabiting the pelagic zone contribute to the fishery in the Gulf of Mannar. The major groups are sardines, anchovies, mackerel, carangids, tunas and seerfishes. Majority of them are caught by giIlnet, drift gillnets, drift nets and hook and line. The anchovies are caught both by trawl net and shore seine

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:Fish; Fisheries; Gulf of Mannar
Subjects:Fish and Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:8654
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:01 Jul 2011 18:04
Last Modified:01 Jul 2011 18:04

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