Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 13 Issue 1

Two new records of meso-and bathy-planktonic chaetognaths from the Indian Seas.

M. Srinivasan

A brief description of the two meso- and bathy-planktonic species of Sagitta namely, S. macrocephala Fowler and S. prox. maxima (Conant) that are recorded for the first time from the Indian seas is given here. The affinities of S. prox. maxima with its congeners are discussed.

Date : 30-06-1971