Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 15 Issue 1

Estuarine fisheries resources of India in relation to adjacent seas

V. G. Jingran and V. Gopalakrishnan

The circumtropical gobioid family Microdesmidae is represented in the Indo-Pacific by Gunnellichthys Bleeker (six species) and Paragunnellichthys Dawson (three species). One or more species are now known to occur from the Hawaiian and Society Islands westward to East Africa and the northern Red Sea. Distribution of each species is discussed and illustrated and comments are provided on the ecology and zoogeography.

Date : 31-08-1973