The ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute was established by Government of India on February 3rd 1947 under the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and later it joined the ICAR family in 1967. During the course of over 75 years the Institute has emerged as a leading tropical marine fisheries research institute in the world.
Since its inception, the CMFRI grew significantly in its size and stature and built up adequate research infrastructure and recruited qualified staff. During the first half of the five decades of its existence, the CMFRI devoted its research attention towards the estimation of marine fisheries landings and effort, taxonomy of marine organisms and the bio-economic characteristics of the exploited stocks of finfish and shellfish.
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Purpose: The present study describes a new species of myxosporean, Sphaeromyxa cornuti n. sp. infecting the gallbladder of the Moo...Read More
Seaweed-associated bacterial symbionts are sources of potential pharmacological properties. The present study resulted in the cult...Read More
Deep-water shrimps are non-conventional culinary delicacies due to the presence of essential nutrients, although they are predomin...Read More
Orange chromide, Pseudetroplus maculatus is a euryhaline species with both ornamental and food value. The species has several attr...Read More
A multiple-choice feeding experiment was conducted on the two sea urchins, viz., Salmacis virgulata and Temnopleurus toreumaticus,...Read More
The present study reports the first record of Bengal reticulated puffer, Chelonodontops bengalensis from Odisha coast in the north...Read More
The taxonomic characteristics of the little-known flathead species Cociella crocodilus (Family: Platycephalidae) are described in ...Read More