Coilia ramcarati in India
Point map (Coilia ramcarati) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance subsistence fisheries Ref.
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations Ref.
Freshwater No
Brackish Yes
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Known from the mouth of river Ganges and its tributaries, West Bengal coast and Hooghly estuary (Ref. 45255). Forms an important element in artisanal fisheries in the Hooghly estuary, West Bengal (Ref. 4832). Common during winter months and known for spines. Largely processed for dry-fish markets (Ref. 33273).

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(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Binohlan, Crispina B.
Modified by Torres, Armi G.
Checked by Torres, Armi G.
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