On the occurrence of Metapenaeopsis barbata (De Haan) (Decapoda : Penaeidae) in Indian waters with taxonomic notes on the genus

George, M J and Muthu, M S (1968) On the occurrence of Metapenaeopsis barbata (De Haan) (Decapoda : Penaeidae) in Indian waters with taxonomic notes on the genus. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 10 (2). pp. 286-291.

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Abstract

Detailed studies on a collection of penaeid prawns from Visakhapatnam coast showed that it contained two species belonging to the genus Metapenaeopsis. Out of these, M. barbata (De Haan) is not so far reported from Indian waters. Opportunity is taken to report about it here.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:penaeid prawns; Visakhapatnam; Metapenaeopsis
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:1550
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:26 Jul 2010 18:00
Last Modified:26 Jul 2010 18:00

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