Parapegasus natans [Status Unaccepted]   (Linnaeus,  1766) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Gasterosteiformes
Family:Pegasidae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Floating Dragon Fish (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Thondi INDIA
• Orissa, Mahanadi Estuary INDIA (Record: 1953)
• Gujarat INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Murty, VS (1969) Catalogue of fishes (excluding from the Laccadives) in the reference collections of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute Bulletin of Central Marine Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 10 1-38 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/571/1/Bulletin_10.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Jones, S; Pantulu, VR (1958) On some Larval and Juvenile Fishes from the Bengal and Orissa coasts Indian Journal of Fisheries The Editorial Committee, India Journal of Fisheries for the Minister of Food and Agriculture Government of India 5(1) 119-143 Available at - NIO,Goa
  • Dholakia, AD (2004) Marine resources Fisheries and aquatic resources of India Daya publishing house 271-303 Available at - NIO, Goa

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