Studies on Indian echinoderms - ii. On Protankyra tuticorenensis sp. Nov. and other apodous holothurians from the Indian Seas

James, D B (1982) Studies on Indian echinoderms - ii. On Protankyra tuticorenensis sp. Nov. and other apodous holothurians from the Indian Seas. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 24 (1&2). pp. 92-105.

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Abstract

Ten species of apodous holothurians belonging to nine genera are described in detail with keys to various taxa. Protankyra tuticorenensis a new species collected from Tuticorin (Gulf of Mannar) is described here. Anaptagracilis Semper and the genus Labidoplax are recorded here for the first time from the Bay of Bengal. Notes on the habits of various species are given for the first time. Remarks on the zoogeography are also given at the end of the paper.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Indian echinoderms; Protankyra tuticorenensis; apodous holothurians; Indian Seas
Subjects:Echinoderms
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
ID Code:1342
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:06 Jul 2010 18:30
Last Modified:06 Jul 2010 18:30
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