Vol.15, No. 1,January2016
Identification, distribution, abundance and species composition of fish in the Chitgar Lake (Tehran Province of Iran)
Description:1-Iranian Fisheries Science Research Institute,Agricultural Research, Education and Extension Organization, P.O.Box: 14155-6116, Tehran, Iran 2-National Inland Water Aquaculture Center, Bandar Anzali, Gilan; Agricultural Research, Education and Extension Organization. *Corresponding author’s email:mrifro@yahoo.com
This study was conducted in the Chitgar Lake in 2014.Chitgar Lake, 130 hectares in area is an artificial lake located in the north-west of Tehran City, Iran. For the first time the seasonal sampling of fish was done by three fishing methods gill net, cast net and beach seine, and a random sample of 3160 fish was collected. Some morphometric and meristic factors of samples were studied in the laboratory, and the distribution, abundance and species composition were determined.
Author:Ramin M.1*;Bagheri S.2; Moradi M.2; Abbasi K.2; MirzajaniA.2;Doustdar M.1
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