Occurrence of Arenicola brasiliensis Nonato (Fam. Arenicolidae, Polychaeta) in Indian waters

Tampi, P R S and Rengarajan, K (1963) Occurrence of Arenicola brasiliensis Nonato (Fam. Arenicolidae, Polychaeta) in Indian waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 5 (1). pp. 108-112.

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Abstract

The genus Arenicola enjoys a wide distribution and is generally divided into cold water and warm water species. A. marina and A. clapqredii dominate the cold waters of the northern hemisphere and A. assimilis is more common in the southern hemisphere. In the tropical and sub-tropical regions A. cristata is the dominant species while A. caroledna, A. glasselli, A. loveni and A. bombayensis have also been reported.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Arenicola brasiliensis; polychaeta; India
Subjects:Marine Environment > Marine Benthos
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
ID Code:934
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:08 Jun 2010 14:59
Last Modified:30 May 2012 15:16

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