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A note on the catches obtained in hooks-and-lines by Mechanised vessels at Sassoon docks, Bombay, During 1971

  • Demersal Fisheries


The species composition of the catches obtained in hooks-and-lines by mechanfsed vessgls at Sass(>6n docks, Bombay, 1971, is) p-raented. The eels (51.3%) and catfish (39.9%) were the major components of the total catch, followed by Carcharius spp. (4.6%), Rays (2.0%), Pomadasys hasia (1.9%). The rest of the fishes were caught in small quantities, forming less t h a n l% of the total landings.

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