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A comparative study on intertidal faunal biodiversity of selected beaches of Mumbai coast.

  title={A comparative study on intertidal faunal biodiversity of selected beaches of Mumbai coast.},
  author={S. Datta and S. Chakraborty and A. K. Jaiswar and G. Ziauddin},
  journal={Journal of environmental biology},
  volume={31 6},
Comparative study has been done to examine the biodiversity and ecological status of the intertidal region of Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Bandstand and National Centre for Performing Arts (NCPA) rocky beaches in Mumbai, West coast of India. A total of 50 species of intertidal organisms were recorded from these shores. Shannon and Simpson's diversity index, Margalefs richness index and Pielou's evenness index indicated different level of ecological state of the shore in… Expand

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