Zoological Survey of India

Zoological Survey of India

Zoological Survey of India, Govt. Of India
 
MOEF

Major Scientific Contributions

 Several species of Pisces, Isoptera, Hymenoptera, Myriapoda, Platyhelminths and Nematoda were described as new to science by the scientists of the Centre.
Over 450 species forms first records from the states and region and another 22 species constitute first record for India from Uttarakhand.
Trichotaxonomy of Mammalian species and Molecular studies on Turtles, Felids, Sciurid and Butterflies have been undertaken for the first time.