Distribution of coral boring bivalves along the Indian Coasts

Appukuttan, K K (1973) Distribution of coral boring bivalves along the Indian Coasts. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 15 (1). pp. 427-430.


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In the present note 22 species of boring bivalves belonging to 11 genera have been recorded from Indian Coast. This information is mainly based on the collections from Mandapam southeast coast of India, Quilon, Minicoy and Andaman Islands, The list of species with their distribution in Indian Coast is also briefly discussed.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: coral boring; bivalves; Mandapam; southeast coast of India; Quilon; Minicoy; Andaman Islands
Subjects: Molluscan Fisheries
Marine Ecosystems > Coral Reefs
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
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Date Deposited: 07 Aug 2010 11:04
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:13
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/1772

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