Studies on the leptocephali of Bombay waters

III. The metamorphosing stages ofUroconger lepturus (Richardson)
  • R. Velappan Nair
  • K. H. Mohamed


Alimentary Canal Preanal Distance Predorsal Distance Madras Plankton Bombay Water 
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© Indian Academy of Sciences 1960

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Velappan Nair
    • 1
  • K. H. Mohamed
    • 1
  1. 1.Central Marine Fisheries Research StationMandapam Camp

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