Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 18 Issue 1

A new actinian Paratealia keralensis Gen. et sp. nov. from the southwest of India.

Kuruvilla Mathew and C. V. Kurian

In the benthos samples of' R.V. Conch' from the Kerala Coast at a depth of 150 m, occurred specimens of a deep water actinian, which resemble that of the genus Tealia, but show marked differences and so referred to a new genus Parateali

Date : 30-04-1976