First record of the Garman's lanternfish Diaphus garmani (Family: Myctophidae) from Indian waters

Bineesh, K K and Sebastine, Manju and Akhilesh, K V and Pillai, N G K (2010) First record of the Garman's lanternfish Diaphus garmani (Family: Myctophidae) from Indian waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 52 (1). pp. 109-112.

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Abstract

The myctophid Diaphus garmani is recorded for the first time from Indian waters. Three specimens (54-59 mm standard length) were collected from deep sea shrimp trawlers off Quilon, southwest coast of India, between 80 -110 N and 740-760 E, at depths from 250 to 450 m.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Diaphus garmani; first record; southwest coast of India; Myctophidae
Subjects:Fish and Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:5843
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:29 Oct 2010 16:54
Last Modified:29 Oct 2010 16:54

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