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Fishery and biology of the Flamingo shrimp Parapenaeus longipes (Alcock, 1705) off Veraval

@inproceedings{Chakraborty2007FisheryAB,
  title={Fishery and biology of the Flamingo shrimp Parapenaeus longipes (Alcock, 1705) off Veraval},
  author={Rekha Devi Chakraborty and B P Thumber},
  year={2007}
}
The Flamingo shrimp Parapenaeus longipes (Alcock, 1705) contributed to nearly 4 % and 6 % of penaeid shrimp landings at Veraval during 2004 and 2005 respectively. In both the years the females dominated the catch with a mean size = 80 mm in most of the cases. Relationship between length and weight was significantly different (p < 0.05) in the sexes. Spent females formed 51 % in 2004 while late maturing constituted 42% in 2005. Though the minimum size at maturity was 81-85 mm, majority of the… Expand
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