Pennella instructa Wilson (Copepoda), parasitic on the Sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus (Shaw and Nodder)

Devaraj, M and Sam Bennet, P (1972) Pennella instructa Wilson (Copepoda), parasitic on the Sailfish, Istiophorus platypterus (Shaw and Nodder). Indian Journal of Fisheries, 19 (1&2). pp. 171-175.

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Abstract

Pennella instructa Wilson, a parasitic copepod, has been obtained from the sail fish, Istiophorus platypterus, collected along the south-east and southwest coasts of India. This collection extends the range of distribution of P. instructa to the above areas. A description of the female is given.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Pennella instructa; Copepoda; parasits; Sailfish; Istiophorus platypterus
Subjects:Copepods
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:1301
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:30 Jun 2010 16:21
Last Modified:30 Jun 2010 16:25

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