Pycnogonids, the sea spiders Their role in marine ecology

Veena, S and Kaladharan, P and Rohit, Prathibha (2010) Pycnogonids, the sea spiders Their role in marine ecology. Fishing Chimes , 30 (9). pp. 41-46.

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Abstract

Pycnogonids, popularly known as sea spiders, are a strange group of entirely marine arthropods belonglng to the phylum Arthropoda and class Pycnogonida (Gr. pyknos = crowded; gony = knee), which means 'knobby knees'. They are more closely relaled 10 spiders rather than to crustaceans (shrimps, lobsters, etc).

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Pycnogonids; sea spiders; marine ecology
Subjects:Marine Environment
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:7139
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:28 Jan 2011 12:36
Last Modified:20 Aug 2011 17:27

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