Carangidae Indian scad
|A purse seine is made of a long wall of netting framed with a lead line of equal or longer length than the float line.|
|Purse seiners are the most important and most effective vessels to catch aggregating species near the surface.
|Species EnvironmentThe most common Decapterus is a pelagic species living in coastal waters and on open banks of the Indian Ocean (depth range 40-275 m). Feeds mainly on smaller planktonic invertebrates.|