FLORA AND FAUNA ISSN 2456-9364(Online) 0971-6920(Print)
         
2018 Vol.24 No.1 PP 145-147
FIRST RECORD OF STENOPODIDEAN SHRIMP, MICROPROSTHEMA VALIDUM (CRUSTACEA: DECAPODA: SPONGICOLIDAE) FROM WEST COAST OF INDIA
BARKHA PUROHIT AND KAURESH D. VACHHRAJANI*
Marine Biodiversity and Ecology Laboratory,
Department of Zoology,
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda,
VADODARA-390002 (GUJARAT) INDIA.
*Corresponding Author:
E-mail: kauresh@gmail.com
ABSTRACT
In the present study stenopodidean shrimp, Microprosthema validum is first time reported from the West coast of India. This species is widely distributed along the Indo-Pacific region and previously reported from the Southeast coast of India. The details of morphological characters of the species are presented in the report.

Key words : Microprosthema, New record, Stenopodidean shrimp, West coast of India.
Back
Feedback-Dr. A.K.Srivastav, Executive Editor,
Flora and Fauna,"Sukh Sadan" F-3, Surya Puram,
Sipri Bazar,Jhansi - 284003 (U.P.) India
Phone - 0510 - 2480424, 09415030098
E-mail : akscks@rediffmail.com
Copyright © 2008-2022. All rights reserved.
Sitemap
Visitor No : 467153
Designed & Maintained by
www.apvtechnologies.com