Record of male Parapenaeopsis acclivirostris Alcock

Kunju, M Mydeen (1960) Record of male Parapenaeopsis acclivirostris Alcock. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 2 (1). pp. 127-129.


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While revising the prawns of the Penaeus group Alcock (1905) created the species acclivirostris of genus Parapenaeopsis. The material he studied comprised 34 prawns,all females, obtained from Madras, Ganjam, Vizagapatam, the Palk Strait and the Persian Gulf. The male of this species has not been described so far.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: prawns; Penaeus; acclivirostris; Parapenaeopsis; Madras; Ganjam; Vizagapatam; Palk Strait; Persian Gulf
Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
Date Deposited: 29 Jul 2010 05:02
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:12

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