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Details of Mr. Khalfan Mohamed Al-Rashdi   


Gender male
Job title Head of Fish Hatcheries section
Department Aquaculture Center
Ministry of Fisheries Wealth, P.O.box427, P.C. 100, Muscat
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Tel (+968)92190833
Fax (+968)24740159
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Degree BSc.
Research Area(s) Fisheries, Aquaculture , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities Currently, working on a research project titled Resource Management and aquaculture of sea cucumber in Oman.
Research Region 71
Working languages English & Arabic
Skills/Expertise Mollusc and echinoderm. working mainly on abalone and sea cucumber
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Mr. Khalfan AL-RASHDI)

Khalfan M. Al-Rashdi and T. Iwao.2008. Hatchery and seed production trials of abalone Haliotis mariae in Sultanate of Oman. Agri. & Mar. Sci. J. Vol 15: 22-30.
• Khalfan M. Al-Rashdi, Al-Busaidi S.S. & Al-Rassadi I.H. (2007) Status of the sea cucumber fishery in the Sultanate of Oman. SPC Beche de mer Information Bulletin 25:17-21.
• Khalfan M. Al-Rashdi, Michel R. Claereboudt & Saud S. Al-Busaidi. 2007. Density and size distribution of the sea cucumber, Holothuria scabra (Jaeger, 1935), at six exploited sites in Mahout Bay, Sultanate of Oman. Agri & Mar Sci. J. Vol. 12:34-49.
• Dawood Al-Yahyai, Ismail Al-Farsi, Essa Al-Farsi, Yahya Al-Ruqishi and Khalfan M. Al-Rashdi. 2004. Current status of aquaculture in Oman and future prospects Agriculture and Fisheries Research Bulletin. Vol. 1, No. 5. 21-27pp.
• Khalfan M. Al-Rashdi. 2003. A preliminary Trial on Growth and Feeding Study on Omani Juvenile Abalone, Haliotis mariae. Agricultural and Fisheries Research Bulletin. Ministry of Agriculture & Fisheries. Vol. 1, No.3.
• Benny A., Khalfan AL Rashdi, Ali Rajab AL Mashiki and Mohammed AL Balker (2003). Laboratory observation on the spawning, larval settlement and early growth of the Omani abalone Haliotis mariae wood, 1828. SDMRI Research Publication No. 3 : 133 – 136.

Created: 2008-05-11 Last Updated: 2009-03-17 by Khalfan AL-RASHDI