Ornithocercus magnificus   Stein,  1883 (Dinoflagellate)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Myzozoa
Class: Peridinea
Order:Dinophysida
Family:Dinophysiaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Ornithocercus minor Jorgensen, 1923

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Backwaters INDIA (Record: 1970-1972)
• Westcoast INDIA
• Kerala, Ashtamudi INDIA (Record: 09/2003, 04/2004)
• Kerala, Kochi INDIA (Record: 09/2003, 04/2004)
• Karnataka, Netravati INDIA (Record: 04/2004)
• Kerala, Off Ashtamudi INDIA (Record: 09/2003, 04/2004)
• Kerala, Off Kochi INDIA (Record: 09/2003, 04/2004)
• Karnataka, Off Netravati INDIA (Record: 09/2003, 04/2004)
• Andaman sea INDIA (Record: 03/2001)
• Kerala, Alleppey, Ambalapuzha Coast INDIA (Record: 1971-1972)
• East Coast (Lat: 10) (Long: 79) INDIA (Record: 01/1999-08/2002)
• East Coast (Lat: 21) (Long: 94) INDIA (Record: 01/1999-08/2002)

Literature Source(s)
  • Rajan, PT (2001) A field guide to grouper and snapper fishes of Andaman and Nicobar Islands ZSI 103 pp Available at - NCL, Pune
  • R, Jyothibabu Ecobiogeography, spatial and temporal variations of microzooplankton along the east coast of India (Ph. D thesis) 235 pp Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Madhav, GV and Kondalarao, B (2004) Distribution of phytoplankton in the coastal waters of east coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences CSIR, New Delhi 33(3) 262-268 Available at - http://nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/123456789/1678/1/IJMS%2033%283%29%20262-268.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Gopinathan, CP (1972) Seasonal abundance of phytoplankton in the Cochin backwaters Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India,Cochin 14(2) 568-577 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/1566/
  • Subrahmanyan, R and Sarma, AHV (1960) Studies on the phytoplankton of the west coast of India Part III. Seasonal variation of the phytoplankters and environmental factors Indian Journal of Fisheries Indian Journal of fisheries for the Indian council of Agricultural research, Cochin, India 7 (2) 307-336 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/1899/1/Article_04.pdf
  • Jyothibabu, R; Devi, CRA; Madhu, NV; Sabu, P; Jayalakshmy, KV; Jacob, J; Habeebrehman, H; Prabhakaran, MP; Balasubramanian, T and Nair, KKC (2008) The response of microzooplankton (20-200 μm m) to coastal upwelling and summer stratification in the southeastern Continental Shelf Research Elsevier 28 653-671 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/1040
  • Jyothibabu, R; Madhu, NV; Maheswaran, PA; Nair, KKC; Venugopal, P and Balasubramanian, T (2003) Dominance of dinoflagellates in micro-zooplankton community in the oceanic regions of the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea Current Science Indian Academy of Sciences 84(9) 1247-1253 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/294
  • Nair, PVR; Gopinathan, CP; Balachandran, VK; Mathew, KJ; Regunathan, A; Rao, DS and Murty, AVS (1984) Ecology of mudbanks - Phytoplankton productivity in Alleppey mudbank Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 31 28-35 Available at - eprints.cmfri.org.in/733/1/Bulletin_No_31.pdf
  • Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Available at - http://www.mnh.si.edu/

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