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  • Title
    On the molluscan fauna of Lakshadweep included in various schedules of Wildlife (Protection) Act of India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Out of the 24 species of marine molluscs included in Schedule I and IV of the Wildlife (Protection) Act (WPA) of India, 19 species were recorded from the coastal waters of Lakshadweep.  A recent survey conducted by the authors recorded the presence of 14 scheduled molluscs in Lakshadweep.  Scheduled species such as Placuna placenta (recorded from Kavaratti) and Tudicla spirillus (recorded from Kalpeni) are new records from Lakshadweep.  The paper provides details for taxonomic identification of scheduled molluscs and discusses strategies for conservation of scheduled molluscs of Lakshadweep. 
    Attribution
    Bijukumar A., Ravinesh R., Arathi A. R., Idreesbabu K. K. (2015). Journal of Threatened Taxa 6(7) pp. 7253-7268; doi:10.11609/jott.2022.7253-7268
  • Title
    A first record of Taringa caudata (Farran, 1905) (Nudibranchia: Discodorididae) from India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    The current study reports a first record of the sea slug Taringa caudata from India. Specimens were collected from the intertidal area of Dwarka, Gujarat. The ,morphology and anatomy have been studied for species identification.  
    Attribution
    Prasade Amruta, Patel Bhavik, Salunkhe Rahul, Bhave Vishal, Apte Deepak (2015). Journal of Threatened Taxa 10(7) pp. 7706-7709; doi:10.11609/jott.2235.7706-7709