Squilloides leptosquilla   (Brooks,  1886) (Mantis Shrimp)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Stomatopoda
Family:Squillidae

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Description
Size: Max length 11.8 cm TL


Synonym (s)
Squilla leptosquilla Brooks, 1886
(Senior synonym)
Squilla leptosquilla var. dentata Jurich, 1904

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography


• Arabian Sea
• Kerala, Ponnani (Lat: 10.68) (Long: 75.35) INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Shanbhogue, SL (1975) Descriptions of stomatopod larvae from the Arabian Sea with a list of stomatopod larvae and adults from the Indian Ocean and a key for their identification-part II Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India 17(1) 522-544 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • 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/
  • Sundaram, KS; Sarvesan, R; Mohamed, KH and Shanbhogue, SL (1969) Catalogue of molluscs, prawns, stomatopods and marine algae in the reference collections of the central marine fisheries research institute Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 9 1-52 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/570/1/Bulletin_9.pdf

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