Fish and Fisheries of Gulf of Mannar

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


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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
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 01 Jul 2011 12:34
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:50

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