Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 16 Issue 1

On the occurrence of the sciaenid fish Atrobucca nibe (Jordan & Thompson) off Visakhapatnam.

T. Appa Rao

Atrobucca nibe (Jordon & Thompson) is recorded for the first time from Indian waters. Specimens varying in total length from 184 to 237 mm and collected from exploratory trawl catches in April 1961 from the depth range 25-30 metres off Visakhapatnam (Lat. 18°10'N Long 83053'E) are re-described.

Date : 30-04-1974