James, D B (1973) Studies on Indian Echinoderms 5. New and little known Starfishes from the Indian Seas. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 15 (2). pp. 556-559.
A starfish collectd from the Laccadives showing intermediate characters between the genera Ferdlna Gray and Neoferdlm Livingstone is described as a new genus and new species Parqferdim laccadivensis. Halityle regularis Fisher which was collected off Mandapam at a depth of 275 metres is a new record to the Indian Ocean and a detailed description of the same is given. Another starfish Nardoa (Andora) faouzii Macan which is mentioned, is a new record to the Indian Seas.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Laccadives; starfish; Parqferdim laccadivensis; Mandapam|
|Subjects:||Echinoderms > Sea Stars|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity|
CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
|Deposited By:||Geetha P Mrs|
|Deposited On:||26 Jul 2010 17:42|
|Last Modified:||26 Jul 2010 17:42|
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