Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 13 Issue 1

On the occurrence of the hydroid Obelia commissuralis McCrady along west coast of India.

K. V. Rama Rao and K. V. Surya Rao

Obelia commissuralis McCrady, a hydroid from the thoracic appendages of the crab Matuta limaris (Forskal) is recorded for the first time from Beypore estuary, west coast of India. A brief account of the species is given here.


Date : 30-06-1971