Abundance Information for Thryssa hamiltonii
Main Ref.
Country Kuwait Ecosystem Persian Gulf
Locality Sulaibikhat Bay Depth 8 m
Introduced Year Intro.
Life Stage not specified unsexed
Quantitative 316 Unit number
Semi Quantitative 100-1000 Unit number
Qualitative very common
Year 1986 - 1987 Period 1975-2000
Date 01/09/86 - 31/08/87 Record Type field sample
Record Type field sample
Seasonal yes Method random sampling
Remarks The study was undertaken to assess the importance of Sulaibikhat Bay as a nursery ground for juvenile fishes. Otter trawl (lasting 5 min at 0.5m/s) was done once a month between September 1986-August 1987, trawling was done beginning two hours before the time of high water, with the subtidal trawls taken first. Data provided is the collective catch from both intertidal and subtidal regions.
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
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