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Reproductive Cycle of the Endangered Sarpunti, Puntius sarana (Hamilton, 1822) in Bangladesh
Successive developmental stages of both male and female gonads and estimation of gonado-somatic index (GSI) of Puntius sarana (Hamilton 1822) were investigated over a two year period (October 2002 toExpand
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A new Cryptic species of Gecko of the genus Hemidactylus Oken, 1817 (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from Southern India
A new species of gecko superficially resembling Hemidactylus maculatus is described from the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Hemidactylus acanthopholis sp. nov. is a large sized Hemidactylus ,Expand
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Preliminary Review of Indian Eumenophorinae (Araneae: Theraphosidae) with Description of a New Genus and Five New Species from the Western Ghats
The theraphosid spider genera Heterophrictus Pocock, 1900 and Neoheterophrictus Siliwal & Raven, 2012 are rediagnosed in this paper and a new genus, Sahydroaraneus gen. nov. is described fromExpand
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A New Miocene-Divergent Lineage of Old World Racer Snake from India
A distinctive early Miocene-divergent lineage of Old world racer snakes is described as a new genus and species based on three specimens collected from the western Indian state of Gujarat.Expand
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A new species of scorpion of the genus Neoscorpiops Vachon, 1980 (Scorpiones: Euscorpiidae) from India.
A new species of scorpion of the genus Neoscorpiops Vachon, 1980 is described from Northern Maharashtra. Neoscorpiops maharashtraensis sp. nov. is a medium-sized scorpion species ranging from 36 toExpand
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A Divergent Population of Hemidactylus maculatus maculatus Duméril et Bibron, 1836 (Reptilia: Sauria: Gekkonidae) from the Northern Eastern Ghats, India
Recent herpetological investigation in the northern Eastern Ghats revealed the occurrence of a divergent population of Hemidactylus maculatus maculatus Dumeril et Bibron, 1836. The Hemidactylus cf.Expand
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A new iridescent tarantula of the genus Thrigmopoeus Pocock, 1899 from Western Ghats, India.
A distinctive new species of ground burrowing tarantula from Western Ghats endemic genus Thrigmopoeus is described from Kerala State, India. Thrigmopoeus psychedelicus sp. nov. differs from putativeExpand
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A new species of the Cyrtodactylus (Geckoella) collegalensis (Beddome, 1870) complex (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from Western India.
A new species of Cyrtodactylus (Geckoella) from the C. collegalensis complex is described based on a series of specimens from western and central India. Morphological and molecular data support theExpand
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Back from the dead! Resurrection and revalidation of the Indian endemic snake genus Wallophis Werner, 1929 (Squamata: Colubridae) insights from molecular data
Abstract The monotypic colubrid snake genus Wallophis is revalidated and rediagnosed. Partial sequence for nuclear gene Oocyte maturation factor Mos (c-mos), mitochondrial Nicotinamide adenineExpand
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