Asian Fisheries Society

First Estimate of the Length–Weight Relationship of Diaphus watasei Jordan and Starks, 1904 Caught off the Southwest Coast of India


The length-weight relationship of the myctophid fish species, Diaphus watasei, caught from waters off the southwest coast of India in the depth range of 300-400 m was estimated as male W=0.0026 L3.39 and females W= 0.0063 L3.06. The length–weight relation between the males and the females were found to be significantly different.

Publication Date : 2011-12-22

Volume : 24

Issue : 4

Page : 453-455

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