Acanthosquilla multifasciata   (Wood-Mason,  1895) (Mantis Shrimp)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Stomatopoda
Family:Nannosquillidae

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Description
Size: Max length 6.7 cm TL (female).


Synonym (s)
Lysiosquilla multifasciata Wood-Mason, 1895
(Senior synonym)
Lysiosquilla biminiensis var. pacificus Borradaille, 1900
Lysiosquilla valdiviensis Jurich, 1904

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Chennai Coast INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai (Lat: 13.09) (Long: 80.29) INDIA
• West Bengal, South 24 Parganas INDIA
• West Bengal, Medinipur INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Alikunhi, KH (1965) An account of the Post-larval development, moulting and growth of the common Stomatopods of the Madras coast Symposium on Crustacea Marine Biological Association of India, Mandapam Camp part II 824-939 Available at - Library, CASMB, Parangipettai
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Roy, MK (2010) Diversity and Distribution of Crustacea Fauna in wetlands of West Bengal Journal of Environment and Sociobiology Social Environmental and Biological Association, Kolkata, India 7(2) 147-187 Available at - NIO,Goa

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