India Marine Landings Update : March 13, 2017
India Marine landings in Kochi , Munambam and Vypeen harbour over past 10 days:
The majority of landing have been of Sardinella longipceps mostly caught by inshore fishing vessels majority for sale in domestic market. Also Yellow Fin tuna – Thunnus albacares and skipjack tuna ( Katsuwonus pelamis)
Landings of deep sea shrimp , Parapenaeopsis stylifera and metapenaeus dobsonii catch has dropped over the past week due to high temperatures.
Marine landings in Malabar Coast over past 20 days have seen reasonable quantities of Indian Oil sardines -Sardinella longiceps and Nemipterus japonicus (Japanese threadfin bream).
Other current landings in Malabar include Parapenaeopsis stylifera ,metapenaeus dobsonii and pampus argenteus. Lloligo duvauceli in smaller quantities. Also nemiptereus japonicus, Epinephelus diacanthus, thryssa .spp, scomberomoron commeson, epinephelus affinis and thunnus albacares.