Fauna Community Structure In Sungai Melaban, Sarawak During Low Tide

Nur Sabiha, binti Mohd Aluwi (2013) Fauna Community Structure In Sungai Melaban, Sarawak During Low Tide. [Final Year Project Report] (Unpublished)

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This study was conducted to determine the diversity of fish, shrimps, crabs and mollusks community at Sungai Melaban, UNIMAS campus, Sarawak. Fish were sampled during low tide at two sampling stations. Fish were collected using scoop net and cast net. A total of 563 individuals belonging to 12 families and 25 species were collected. This represented 77.26% by family Panaeidae, 6.22 % from Tetraodontidae, 5.86 % from Gobiidae, 4.26 % from Palamonidae, 2.31 % from Eleotridae, 1.07 % each by the family Gerreidae and Ambassidae, 0.71 % from Datnioidae, 0.36 % represented by families Scatophagidae, Cyrenidae and Cynoglossidae, while the remaining 0.18 % was represented by family Synanceidae Based on the sampling result, Sungai Melaban was dominated by family Panaeidae. Most of the fishes caught were in juvenile stage which consists of marine migrant and estuarine species.

Item Type: Final Year Project Report
Additional Information: Project Report (B.Sc.) -- Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 2013.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Sungai Melaban, fish fauna, dominated, fishing methods, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, undergraduate, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak.
Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Applied and Creative Arts
Depositing User: Dan
Date Deposited: 26 Feb 2020 06:50
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2020 02:44
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/29203

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