First record of Grammonus robustus (Ophidiiformes: Bythitidae) from Indian waters

Kannan, K and Ranjith, L and John, Sajan and Joshi, K K (2014) First record of Grammonus robustus (Ophidiiformes: Bythitidae) from Indian waters. Marine Biodiversity Records, 7 (57). pp. 1-4.

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    Abstract

    This is the first record of Grammonus robustusfrom Indian waters. Five specimens measuring 132 –233 mm standard length were collected from the by-catch landed by a deep sea trawler from waters 150 to 200 m deep off the Tuticorin coast in the Gulf of Mannar. The detailed morphometric and meristic characters are compared to known G. robustus material.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Bythitidae; Grammonus robustus; Indian waters; first record; Gulf of Mannar; trawl by-catch
    Subjects: Fish and Fisheries > Finfish
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Biodiversity
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Biodiversity
    CMFRI-Kochi > Biodiversity
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Biodiversity
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2014 06:25
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:59
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/10108

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