Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 36 Issue 1&2

Pelagosphaera larva from the Arabian Sea.

M. Srinivasan, K. Kumar, P. Ambikadevi and T. Ramamurthy

Pelagosphaera  larva of Spiunculus sp. was present in the plankton of four stations (352, 362, 365 and 369) of Cruise No. 11 of FORV SAGAR SAMPADA and reported for the first time from the Arabian Sea. Only one specimen was present in the plankton collection of each station and they ranged from 2.0 mm to 3.0 mm in diameter.

Date : 30-12-1994