Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Additions to the Opisthobranch Fauna of Nicobar Group of Islands, India|
Roy, S. Dam
|Keywords:||Gastropoda;Marine slug;Mollusca;New record;Nicobar|
|Abstract:||Opisthobranchia (Phylum: Mollusca) are one of the least studied groups in India, and very little is known from remotely located islands like Nicobar. Recent marine faunistic surveys conducted at Nicobar Group of Islands in the intertidal and subtidal zones revealed the presence of four opisthobranchs viz. Phanerophthalmus smaragdinus (Ruppell and Leuckart, 1828), Dendrodoris nigra (Stimpson, 1855), Phyllidiopsis krempfi Pruvot-Fol, 1957 and Herviella mietta Marcus & Burch, 1965 which are herein reported as new distributional records to Nicobar group of Islands and morphological descriptions of all the four reported species are enumerated.|
|ISSN:||0975-1033 (Online); 0379-5136 (Print)|
|Appears in Collections:||IJMS Vol.45(02) [February 2016]|
Items in NOPR are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.