Temporal variation in Zoanthids abundance at Veraval Coast, Gujarat

  • Pradeep C. Mankodi The M. S. University of Baroda


The corals are very important due to its vulnerability due to environmental conditions. Further, competition within benthic community especially corals and other draw significant attention of scientists in last few decades. Here in this communication we are bring information on Zoanthids distribution and dominance during last 30 years at Veraval coast. Such change detection will be useful to ecologists and coastal zone planners.   

Author Biography

Pradeep C. Mankodi, The M. S. University of Baroda

Professor and Head,

Department of Zoology,

Faculty of Science,

The M. S. University of Baroda,

VADODARA - 390002, Gujarat, India


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