International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies
2016, Vol. 4, Issue 2, Part C
On new record of Pagurus kulkarni Sankolli, 1962 (Crustacea: Anomura: Paguridae) from Gujarat, IndiaAuthor(s):
Trivedi JN, Vachhrajani KDAbstract:
In the present study the presence of hermit crab species Pagurus kulkarni
Sankolli, 1962 was recorded for the first time from the coastal areas of Gujarat state, India. The species has wide spread distribution from Persian Gulf to Philippines. In India the species is reported from Maharashtra and Kerala. The species can be easily distinguished from closely related species since the dorsal surface of chelipeds is without median protuberances and has simple and sparse setae on chelipeds.Pages: 183-185 | 784 Views 27 DownloadsDownload Full Article:
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Trivedi JN, Vachhrajani KD. On new record of Pagurus kulkarni Sankolli, 1962 (Crustacea: Anomura: Paguridae) from Gujarat, India. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies. 2016; 4(2): 183-185.