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.



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
ID Code:6057
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:08 Nov 2010 10:01
Last Modified:08 Nov 2010 10:01

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