Taxonomy of Indian prawns (penaeidae, crustacea & decapoda)

George, M J (1979) Taxonomy of Indian prawns (penaeidae, crustacea & decapoda). Contributions to marine sciences dedicated to Dr.C V Kurian. pp. 21-59.


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In the light of the various systematic revisions of penaeid prawns published in recent years from the Indo-Pacific and other regions, a general revision of Indian prawns of the family Penaeidae is attempted. Out of a total of 62 species present in the collection, 48 species included in 9 genera belong to the subfamily Penaeidae

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Taxonomy; Indian prawns; penaeidae; crustacea; decapoda
Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 08 Nov 2010 04:31
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:36

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