Redescription of the sand shark Negaprion odontaspis (Fowler) obtained from Minicoy atoll, Lakshadweep

Rajagopalan, M and Meiyappan, M M (1976) Redescription of the sand shark Negaprion odontaspis (Fowler) obtained from Minicoy atoll, Lakshadweep. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 18 (1). pp. 162-164.

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Abstract

Negaprion odontaspis belonging to the Family Carcharhinidae is reported for the first time after its original discovery, based on a juvenile female specimen of 551 mm length obtained from the Minicoy lagoon of the Laccadive Archipelago. The specimen is redescribed and illustrated here.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Negaprion odontaspis; Carcharhinidae; Minicoy lagoon; Laccadive Archipelago
Subjects:Demersal Fisheries > Shark fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:1807
Deposited By:Edwin Joseph
Deposited On:09 Aug 2010 15:14
Last Modified:09 Aug 2010 15:14

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