Snapper

Trade Name
:
Snapper
Scientific Name
:
Lutjanus spp.
French
:
Vivaneau
Japanese
:
Tarumi feudai
Gear Used
:
Trawl net
Peak Season
:
September to January
Distribution
:
West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Malabar coast of Kerala

Snapper

Trade Name
:
Snapper
Scientific Name
:
Lutjanus spp.
French
:
Vivaneau
Japanese
:
Tarumi feudai
Gear Used
:
Trawl net
Peak Season
:
September to January
Distribution
:
South-West and South-East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Kerala and Tamil Nadu coasts

Blood red snapper

Trade Name
:
Blood red snapper
Scientific Name
:
Lutjanus sanguineus
French
:
Vivaneau
Japanese
:
Tarumi feudai
Gear Used
:
Trawl net
Peak Season
:
September to December
Distribution
:
South-East coast of India
Areas of abundance
:
Tamil Nadu cost

Black spot snapper

Trade Name
:
Black spot snapper
Scientific Name
:
Lutjanus fulviflamus
French
:
Vivaneau
Japanese
:
Tarumi feudai
Gear Used
:
Trawl net
Peak Season
:
September to January
Distribution
:
West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Coast of Kerala

Reef cod

Trade Name
:
Reef cod
Scientific Name
:
Epinephelus diacanthus
French
:
Serranide
Japanese
:
Hata
Spanish
:
Mero, Cherne
Gear Used
:
Trawl net
Peak Season
:
August to December
Distribution
:
West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Off Kerala coast

Malabar reef cod

Trade Name
:
Malabar reef cod
Scientific Name
:
Epinephelus malabaricus
French
:
Meron
Japanese
:
Hata
Spanish
:
Mero
Gear Used
:
Trawl net and Gill net
Peak Season
:
August to December
Distribution
:
South-East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Tamil Nadu coast

Reef cod

Trade Name
:
Reef cod
Scientific Name
:
Epinephelus diacanthus
French
:
Serranide
Japanese
:
Hata
Spanish
:
Mero, Cherne
Gear Used
:
Trawl net
Peak Season
:
August to December
Distribution
:
West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Off Kerala coast

Areolated cod

Trade Name
:
Areolated cod
Scientific Name
:
Epinephelus areolatus
French
:
Meron
Japanese
:
Hata
Spanish
:
Mero
Gear Used
:
Trawl net and Gill net
Peak Season
:
August to December
Distribution
:
South East coast of India
Areas of abundance
:
Tamil nadu coast

Giant sea perch

Trade Name
:
Giant sea perch
Scientific Name
:
Lates calcarifer
French
:
Barramundi
Japanese
:
Akame
Gear Used
:
Cast nets, and pots
Peak Season
:
August to February
Distribution
:
Coastal waters, estuaries and lagoons, entering brackish water

Tilapia

Trade Name
:
Tilapia
Scientific Name
:
Tilapia mossambica
French
:
Tilapia
Japanese
:
Telepia
Gear Used
:
Cast net
Peak Season
:
August to February
Distribution
:
Fresh and brackish waters