New record of the monotypic shrimp genus Procletes (Decapoda:Pandalidae) from the West coast of India

Barkha Purohit, Kauresh D. Vachhrajani
2019 Cuadernos de investigación UNED  
Significant work has been done on the diversity and distribution of pandalid shrimps in Indian waters but reports did not include the presence of this species. Objective: To list the marine shrimps of Gujarat. Methods: Samples were collected from trawl catch. Results: Procletes levicarina is reported for first time from the coastal area of Gujarat, including a detailed morphological description and photographs. This species is previously reported from the east coast of India. Conclusion:
more » ... Conclusion: Procletes levicarina occurs in the west coast of India.
doi:10.22458/urj.v11i3.2600 fatcat:s5hfg6a5u5a5djvotgiefg2nja