Pelagic amphipods in the collections of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, India: Part I. Family Oxycephalidae

Pillai, N Krishna (1965) Pelagic amphipods in the collections of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, India: Part I. Family Oxycephalidae. In: Proceedings of the symposium on Crustacea Part I, MBAI, 12-15 January 1965 , Ernakulam .

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Abstract

Since Bovallius published his monograph on the Oxycephalidae, this family has not been studied in detail. Page reviewed the family and added substantially to our knowledge of the synonymy, distribution and biology of the species, but only briefly dealt with the taxonomy. The present collection, made in the Arabian Sea, includes all except two species, considered valid by Page. Hence this opportunity is availed of to giving full illustrated descriptions of all the species which number fifteen.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Pelagic amphipods; Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute; India; Oxycephalidae
Subjects:Copepods
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:6796
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:03 Dec 2010 09:25
Last Modified:03 Dec 2010 09:25

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