Marine fauna - Checklist
This is the Checklist (Version 1.0) of the marine faunal species of the Indian Exclusive Economic Zone (i. e., Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea).
It is based on 714 sources of published (faunal checklists, observational papers, review articles) and unpublished (doctoral theses, reports) literature, and contains 12,889 species across 24 animal phyla.
The current version was compiled on 10/10/2018.
The check list of the Marine fauna of the Indian waters is a preliminary attempt based on published literature.
Errors committed during the compilation of the check list were unintended.
Centre for Marine Living Resources and Ecology (CMLRE), Kerala does not accept any liability for the accuracy of the contents of the check list.
The use of the information provided is at the users own risk.