First record of the Annular sole, Synaptura annularis (Fowler, 1933) (Pleuronectiformes: Soleidae) from India

Nair, Rekha J (2006) First record of the Annular sole, Synaptura annularis (Fowler, 1933) (Pleuronectiformes: Soleidae) from India. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 48 (1). pp. 118-120.

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Abstract

The Annular sole, Synaptura annularis (Fowler, 1933) has been recorded for the first time from Indian waters. This fish is distinguished from other congeneric species occurring in this area (S. contmer.soniana and S. albomarulam) by the presence of large annular patches on the body and an unbranched pectoral fin. Comparitive statement with the holotype and paratype of the species are given.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Annular sole; Synaptura annularis (Fowler, 1933); Pleuronectiformes; Soleidae
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Soles
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:1843
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:06 Aug 2010 14:35
Last Modified:25 May 2012 14:37

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