RIBBONFISH FISHERY OF KAKINADA DURING 1974-1976


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  • Y Appanna Sastry Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute Centre, Kakinada

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The ribbonfi&h fishery of Kakinada during 1974-76 tesed on the landings
by conMnercial trawlers showed that the annual catches varied from 371.6 to 632.4
tonnes and on an average formed' 6.3% of the toltal fish catch. Among the six
rilbbonfish species, Trichiurus lepturus dominated and accounted for 73% of the
total ribbonfish landings. The seasonal abundance and species composition of all
the ribbonfishes; the lecigth-weight relationships in L. gangeticus and T. russelli;
and the periodicity of spawning in L. gangeticus are presented in the paper

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  • Y Appanna Sastry, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute Centre, Kakinada
    Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute Centre, Kakinada

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Sastry, Y. A. (2011). RIBBONFISH FISHERY OF KAKINADA DURING 1974-1976. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 27(1 & 2), 145-154. https://epubs.icar.org.in/index.php/IJF/article/view/11989