Heavy landings of snappers at Mumbai with notes on the biology of Lutjanus argentimaculatus (Forsskal, 1975) and Lutjanus johnii (Bloch,1792)

Sundaram, Sujit and Khandagale, P A and Mhatre, Vaibhav (2011) Heavy landings of snappers at Mumbai with notes on the biology of Lutjanus argentimaculatus (Forsskal, 1975) and Lutjanus johnii (Bloch,1792). Marine Fisheries Information Service (209). pp. 6-8.

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Abstract

Snappers are considered valuable seafood delicacy and enjoy great demand in international market. Snapper landings in Maharashtra have increased over a period of time. The major species of snappers landed in Maharashtra is Lutjanus johnii which is accompanied by occasional landings of Lutjanus argentimaculatus.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Heavy landing; snappers; Mumbai; biology; Lutjanus argentimaculatus; Lutjanus johnii
Subjects:Fishery biology
Marine Fisheries > Fish landing
Divisions:CMFRI-Mumbai
ID Code:9123
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:03 Dec 2012 12:39
Last Modified:03 Dec 2012 12:39

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