Callionymus jonesii, a new callionymid fish (Pisces : Callionymidae) from the east coast of India

Lal Mohan, R S (1968) Callionymus jonesii, a new callionymid fish (Pisces : Callionymidae) from the east coast of India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 10 (2). pp. 354-356.

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Abstract

While collecting fishes for biological studies from shore seines and trawls, a few callionymid fishes were also collected. This material consists of one new. species and a few other known species of the genus Callionymus. From the Indian coast only nine species of the family Callionymidae are reported ; six species by Day (1876), two by Alcock (1892) and one by Luther (1967), while Regan (1907) reported eleven species from Indian Ocean, Weber (1913) nine species from Siboga Expedition material, and Chapman (de Beaufort & Chapman 1951) twenty-two species from Indo-Australian Archipelago and Smith (1963) twenty-two species from Red Sea and Western Indian Ocean

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:callionymid fish; Indo-Australian Archipelago
Subjects:Fish and Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:1556
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:27 Jul 2010 11:47
Last Modified:27 Jul 2010 11:47

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