Int. J. of Aquatic Science2008-80193120120101Length weight relationship and relative condition factor of <i>Schizopyge esocinus</i> (Heckel, 1838) from Jhelum River, Kashmir293693749ENShabirAhmad DarA. M.NajarM. H.BalkhiMohd AshrafRatherRupamSharmaJournal Article20190927<span>The length-weight relationship of <em>Schizopyge esocinus</em> were calculated for males, females. The relationship was analyzed using the formula W= a L<sup>b</sup> which was further transformed into Log W = a+b logL. A total of 582 specimens comprising 277 males, 305 females with different size groups. The equation obtained for males was; log W = - 4.1567 + 2.897 logL; for females: logW = - 4.5089 + 2.8618 logL; The regression coefficients between males and females did not show any significant difference while significant difference could be noticed between males and between females (p < 0.01). Studies on relative condition factor (Kn) of <em>Schizopyge esocinus</em> revealed that the fluctuations in 'Kn' values can be attributed to spawning cycle as well as feeding intensity.</span>http://www.journal-aquaticscience.com/article_93749_9b96a2615736e594cbf45944bfc7385c.pdf