ABSTRACT: Selection of mud crabs fishing ground is one of important elements to get succesful fishing. Low information about ecology of mud crabs resources will be able to become obstable in utilization, management and conservation. Researching about spread of mudcrabs fishing ground have purpose to identify mud crab fishing ground to manage the fishing spread map and to determine their fishing productivity in Karangantu waters Serang Banten. The research was conducted in January 2014 using survey method. The collected data were the spread of the fishing ground and the oseanografi factor in Karangantu water. Data processing used Arcview software. Mud crabs fishing ground were spread in Cengkok river, estuary of Cibanten and Terate waters. The variables of research are 61-479 cm of depth, 18-33% of salinity, 21-33°C of temperature and 6-8 of pH. The highest main catch is Scylla serrata with total number 190 crabs and its productivity is around 431,9 gram/setting in second location. The lowest catch are S. tranquebarica and S. olivacea in first location and lowest productivity is S. parramamosin 8,39 gram/setting in second location.
Penulis: Mega Mawarni, Ririn Irnawati, Adi Susanto
Kode Jurnal: jppertaniandd140742