George, M J (1980) Systematics of the commercially important prawns(crustacea, decapoda, subfamily penaeinae) from Goa. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 76 (3). pp. 297-304.
The taxonomy of the economically important prawns of the subfamily Penaeinae occurring in the waters of Goa is described. Species belonging to 5 genera, namely, Penaeus (4 species), Mefapenaeopsis (1 species), Metapenaeus (6 species), Trachypenaeus (1 species) and Parapenaeopsis (5 species) are recorded. 10 out of the 17 species included are reported for the first time from these waters.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Systematics; commercially important prawns; Goa|
|Subjects:||Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries|
CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
|Depositing User:||Arun Surendran|
|Date Deposited:||03 Nov 2010 09:58|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:35|
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