2. DIVERSITY OF SEA SNAKES ALONG THE SAURASHTRA COAST, GUJARAT, INDIA by J.C. DABHI, PARESH PORIYA AND I. R. GADHVI

  • J.C. DABHI*, PARESH PORIYA** AND I. R. GADHVI*
Keywords: Sea snakes, Diversity, Taxonomy, Gulf of Khambhat, Saurashtra Cost.

Abstract

The present study reports the diversity of sea snakes along the Saurashtra coast. Seven species of sea snakes belonging to sub-family Hydrophiinae and three from family Acrochordidae and Colubridae were reported. The detailed taxonomic identification of reported species with synonyms, diagnostic characters and distribution is given here.

Author Biography

J.C. DABHI*, PARESH PORIYA** AND I. R. GADHVI*

J.C. DABHI*, PARESH PORIYA** AND I. R. GADHVI*

*DEPARTMENT OF MARINE SCIENCE,

MAHARAJA KRISHNAKUMARSINHJI BHAVNAGAR UNIVERSITY, BHAVNAGAR-364001

**GOVERNMENT SCIENCE COLLEGE, VERAVAL,

DIST. GIR SOMNATH.

Corresponding author’s e-mail:  jigss131@gmail.com , pareshporiya@gmail.com , indragadhvi@gmail.com

Published
2019-02-01
How to Cite
I. R. GADHVI*, J. D. P. P. A. (2019). 2. DIVERSITY OF SEA SNAKES ALONG THE SAURASHTRA COAST, GUJARAT, INDIA by J.C. DABHI, PARESH PORIYA AND I. R. GADHVI. LIFE SCIENCES LEAFLETS, 108, 08 TO 18. Retrieved from https://petsd.org/ojs/index.php/lifesciencesleaflets/article/view/1378