Studies on the leptocephali of Bombay waters

V. A few other leptocephali
  • R. Velappan Nair
  • K. H. Mohamed


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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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