Sample catches of penaeid shrimp taken by trawling in the northwestern Gulf of Mexico, 1961-65.

Date

1974

Authors

Lyon, J.M.
Baxter, K.N.

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Publisher

U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service, and Galveston, Texas: U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service, Gulf Coastal Fisheries Center.

Abstract

Data from a five-year shrimp trawling survey of the northwestern Gulf of Mexico are reported by station, time, and depth. Numbers of 12 species of penaeid shrimp taken during 113 cruises are recorded. The report represents part of a hydrological and biological survey conducted during 1961-1965 by the Galveston Laboratory of the Gulf Coastal Fisheries Center, National Marine Fisheries Service at Galveston, Texas.

Description

55 p.

Keywords

penaeid shrimp, shrimp fisheries, fishery surveys, trawl nets

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