set gillnet

set gillnet
a gill net fixed to the bottom or a distance above it by anchors or ballast. Also called anchor net, straight net or sunk gillnet

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • anchor net — set gillnet (a gill net fixed to the bottom or a distance above it by anchors or ballast. Also called straight net, sunk gillnet, sunken gill net, sunk net) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • straight net — set gillnet (a gill net fixed to the bottom or a distance above it by anchors or ballast. Also called anchor net, sunk gillnet, sunken gill net, sunk net) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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