Record of the sunfish Masturus oxyuropterus (Bleeker) from the Indian coast

Devaraj, M and Nammalwar, P and Thiagarajan, R (1976) Record of the sunfish Masturus oxyuropterus (Bleeker) from the Indian coast. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 18 (3). pp. 663-666.

[img]
Preview
PDF
Devaraj_663-666.pdf

Download (138kB)
Related URLs:

    Abstract

    The sunfish Masturus oxyuropierus (Bleeker) is reported for the first time from the Indian Coast. The morphological features of the present specimen from the Gulf of Mannar and the distribution of this species are dealt with. The liver of the fish was found infested with seventy-two blastocysts of the cestode, Molicola horridus (Goodsir)

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: sunfish; Masturus oxyuropierus; Bleeker; Gulf of Mannar; Molicola horridus
    Subjects: Fish and Fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
    Date Deposited: 30 Jul 2010 05:53
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:12
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/1475

    Actions (login required)

    View Item View Item