Trachypenaeopsis minicoyensis sp. Nov. (Penaeidae, Decapoda) from the Laccadive sea

Thomas, M M (1970) Trachypenaeopsis minicoyensis sp. Nov. (Penaeidae, Decapoda) from the Laccadive sea. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 17 (1&2). pp. 116-121.

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Abstract

The genus Trachypenaeopsis Burkenroad is reported for the lirst time from the Indian Region and a new species T. minicoyensis collected from Minicoy Island, Laccadive Archipelago, is described in detail. The present species differs from other known species viz., T. richtersii (Miers) and T. mobillspinis (Rathbun) in the structure ot the petasma, thelycum and telson. A key to the identification of the known species of the genus is also provided.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Trachypenaeopsis minicoyensis; Penaeidae; Decapoda; Laccadive sea
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Decapods
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:1376
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:09 Jul 2010 14:13
Last Modified:09 Jul 2010 14:13

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