Solenocera waltairensis, a new species of prawn (Decapoda : Penaeidae) from Indian waters

George, M J and Muthu, M S (1968) Solenocera waltairensis, a new species of prawn (Decapoda : Penaeidae) from Indian waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 10 (2). pp. 292-297.

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Abstract

While examining a collection of prawns from the Andhra coast, fourteen specimens of Solenocera Lucas which differed from all the known species of the genus were obtained. It is considered that these forms belong to a new species and described in detail below. The species has been named after the locality from which it was first collected.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Solenocera Lucas; Andhra coast
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:1551
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:26 Jul 2010 17:59
Last Modified:26 Jul 2010 17:59

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