Sciaenids

Croaker

Trade Name Croaker
Scientific name Johnius dussumieri
French Tambour
Japanese Guchi
Spanish Corbina
Gear used Trawl net and Gill net
Peak season October to May
Distribution East and West coasts of India
Areas of abundance Maharashtra coast and Gulf of Munnar

Croaker

Trade Name Croaker
Scientific Name Johnius soldado
French Tambour
Japanese Guchi
Spanish Corbina
Gear used Trawl net and Gill net
Peak season October to March
Distribution West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance Kerala and Karnataka coasts

Croaker

Trade name Croaker
Scientific name Daysciaena albida
French Tambour
Japanese Guchi
Spanish Corbina
Gear used Trawl net and Gill net
Peak Seasons October to March
Distribution West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance Kerala and Karnataka coasts

Croaker

Trade Name Croaker
Scientific Name Sciaena aneus
French Tambour
Japanese Guchi
Spanish Corbina
Gear used Trawl net and Gill net
Peak season October to March
Distribution West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance Kerala and Karnataka coasts

Blotched croaker

Trade Name Blotched croaker
Scientific Name Nibea maculata
French Tambour
Japanese Guchi
Spanish Corbina
Gear used Trawl net and Gill net
Peak season October to March
Distribution West and East coasts of India
Areas of abundance Tamil Nadu coast

Tiger toothed croaker

Trade Name Tiger toothed croaker
Scientific Name Otolithes ruber
French Tambour
Japanese Guchi
Spanish Corbina
Gear used Trawl net and Gill net
Peak season October to March
Distribution East and West coasts of India
Areas of abundance Kerala and Maharastra coast

Ghol

Trade name Ghol
Scientific Name Protonibea diacanthus
French Tambour
Japanese : Guchi
Spanish Corbina
Gear used : Trawl net and Gill net
peak season August to March
Distribution North-West coast to India
Areas of abundance Gujarat and Maharashtra coasts