First record of Okenia pellucid Burn, 1967 (Mollusca: Nudibranchia) from India

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V. Bhave
D. Apte

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There are very few records of opisthobranchs in comparison to the vastness of Indian coasts. The published records are very patchy and limited to a few areas such as Gulf of Kutch, Gulf of Mannar, Lakshadweep and Andaman Nicobar Islands. The present paper records Okenia pellucida Burn, 1967 (Mollusca: Opisthobranchia) for the first time from India on the south-western coast of Maharashtra. This nudibranch is known to be associated with fouling bryozoans Zoobotryon verticillatum.

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Bhave, V. and Apte, D. 2012. First record of Okenia pellucid Burn, 1967 (Mollusca: Nudibranchia) from India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 4, 14 (Nov. 2012), 3362–3365. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o2929.3362-5.
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