Indian oil sardine

Trade Name
:
Indian oil sardine
Scientific Name
:
Sardonella longiceps
French
:
Sardinella
Gear Used
:
Boat seine, Purse seine and Gill net
Peak Season
:
August to December
Distribution
:
South-West coast of India
Areas of abundance
:
Kerala and Karnataka coasts

Deep bodied sardinella

Trade Name
:
Deep bodied sardinella
Scientific Name
:
Sardinella brachysoma
French
:
Sardinella
Gear Used
:
Boat seine, Purse seine and Gill net
Peak Season
:
August to December
Distribution
:
South-West coast of India
Areas of abundance
:
Kerala and Karnataka coasts

Hilsa Ilisha

Trade Name
:
Hilsa Ilisha
Scientific Name
:
Tenulosa ilisha
Gear Used
:
Dol net, Boatseine and Gill net
Peak Season
:
August to December and February to May
Distribution
:
North-West and North-East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Maharashtra, Gujarat and Orissa coasts

Commersons's anchovy

Trade Name
:
Commersons's anchovy
Scientific Name
:
Stolephorus comersonnii
French
:
Anchois
Japanese
:
Katakuchiiwashi
Spanish
:
Anchoa
Gear Used
:
Boat seines and Gill net
Peak Season
:
October to April
Distribution
:
East and West coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala coasts