• Publications
  • Influence
Fishery of threadfin breams along Saurashtra coast (Gujarat), and some aspects of biology of Nemipterus japonicus (Bloch, 1791) and N. mesoprion (Bleeker, 1853)
TLDR
During 1997-2002,threadfin breams contributed 10% to the annual average landings by trawlers at Veraval and Mangrol, and Nemipterus japonicus and N. mesoprion dominated the threadfin bream fishery along this coast. Expand
Food and feeding habits of commercially important demersal finfishes off Veraval coast
Stomach contents of nine species of commercially important demersal finfishes off Veraval coast were examined. Fish samples were collected periodically from the commercial trawlers of Veraval fromExpand
Fishery and stock estimates of the silver pomfret, Pampus argenteus (Euphrasen), landed by gill netters at Veraval.
TLDR
The fishery and population characteristics of silver pomfret Pampus argenteus (Euphrasen) caught by gillnetters off Veraval were studied and the Maximum Sustainable Yield was lower than the average annual catch indicating over-exploitation of the species. Expand
Trophodynamics and reproductive biology of Otolithoides biauritus (Cantor) landed by trawlers at Vanakbara, Diu along the west coast of India
TLDR
The trophodynamics and reproductive biology of koth Otolithoides biauritus caught by trawlers at Vanakbara, Diu was studied and young ones of O. biau fed more abundantly than adults with penaeid prawns dominating the gut contents while adults preferred finfishes as their diet. Expand
Record size landing of blackbanded trevally Seriolina nigrofasciata at Veraval
TLDR
This is the first report on the landing of black banded trevally at Veraval and the hooks hook no. 6 were suspended at a depth of 80 - 90 m from the trawler having overall length of 14 m and powered with 105 HP engine. Expand
Sudden emergence of fishery and some aspects of biology and population dynamics of Aluterus monoceros (Linnaeus, 1758) at Veraval
TLDR
The sudden emergence of a fishery and selected aspects of biology and population dynamics of Aluterus monoceros landed by trawlers at Veraval was studied from January 2008 to December 2009, with results indicating allometric growth. Expand
Rare occurrence of the bramble shark Echinorhinus brucus (Bonnaterre, 1788) along the Veraval coast
is exclusively marine, inhabitingdeep waters. It is also called sluggish bottom shark,sometimes occurring in shallow waters, especially onthe continental and insular shelves and upper slopesupto 900Expand
Whale shark fishery off Veraval
The occurrence of the whale shark Rhiniodon typus Smith is considered a rarity and hence, most of the publications on the whale shark are restricted to its stranding, incidental catch and lengthExpand
Flourishing trade of air bladders at Okha, Gujarat
The swim bladders of eels (Muraenesox talabonoides Bleeker), ghol (Protonibea diacanthus Lacepede) and koth (Otolithoides biauritus Cantor) are of best quality and fetch very high market price owingExpand
Fishery and population dynamics of Protonibea diacanthus (Lacepede) and Otolithoides biauritus (Cantor) landed by trawlers at Vanakbara, Diu along the west coast of India
The fishery and population characteristics of larger sciaenids Protonibea diacanthus (Lacepede) and Otolithoides biauritus(Cantor) landed by trawlers at Vanakbara, Diu were studied for the periodExpand
...
1
2
3
...