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  • 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
  • Title
    Record of Phyllidiella zeylanica (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia) after 42 years from Gujarat, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    There are few studies available on Opisthobranch fauna of Gujarat coast. Field surveys were carried out along the Mithapur reef under the “Coral reef restoration programme” of Wildlife Trust of India funded by Tata chemicals and supported by Gujarat State Forest Department and Marine National Park authorities. A species of nudibranch Phyllidiella zeylanica (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia) was recorded for Gujarat after 42 years. This species was last reported by Narayanan in 1968 at Pirotan Islands, Gulf of Kutch Gujarat.
    Attribution
    Matwal M., Joshi D. (2011). Journal of Threatened Taxa 7(3) pp. 1951-1954; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o2769.1951-4