POMFRETS

Silver Pomfret

Trade Name
:
Silver pomfret
Scientific Name
:
Pampus argenteus
French
:
Castagnole
Japanese
:
Managatsuo
Spanish
:
Pampano
Gear Used
:
Gill net, Dol net and Trawl net
Peak Season
:
September to January
Distribution
:
North, Middle-West and North-East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Maharashtra, Gujarat and Orissa coasts

Chinese Pomfret

Trade Name
:
Chinese pomfret
Scientific Name
:
Pampus chinensis
French
:
Castagnole
Japanese
:
Managatsuo
Spanish
:
pampano
Gear Used
:
Gill net and Dol net
Peak Season
:
August to December and March
Distribution
:
East and West coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Maharashtra and Gujarat coasts

Black Pomfret

Trade Name
:
Black pomfret
Scientific Name
:
Parastromateus niger
French
:
Castagnole
Japanese
:
managatsuo
Spanish
:
Pampano
Gear Used
:
Gill net and Trawl net
Peak Season
:
August to December
Distribution
:
West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance
:
Maharashtra and Gujarat coasts