International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies
2017, Vol. 5, Issue 2, Part F
New records of prawns and shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) from Gujarat coast, IndiaAuthor(s):
Barkha Purohit and Kauresh D VachhrajaniAbstract:
In this study, total seven species of prawns and shrimps belonging to 3 infraorders (Penaeidea, Caridea, Gebiidea) are first time recorded from Gujarat coast. The infraorder Penaeidea shows highest diversity (4 species). The Caridea and Gebiidea, with 2 and 1 species respectively follow. Details of morphological characters and distribution records in Indian waters are discussed in the report.Pages: 405-411 | 634 Views 42 DownloadsDownload Full Article:
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Barkha Purohit and Kauresh D Vachhrajani. New records of prawns and shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) from Gujarat coast, India. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies. 2017; 5(2): 405-411.